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16 Oct
OCT 16, 2021 (SATURDAY, ASHWIN, SHUKL, EKADASHI VIKRAM, SAMVAT 2078)
(शनिवार , अश्विन, शुक्ल एकादशी , वि. सं. 2078)

TODAY AN EYE ON

•Union Minister @HardeepSPuri & Union Health Minister @mansukhmandviya to launch Vaccination Song by Kailash Kher in New Delhi at 3 PM
•Union Housing & Urban Affairs & Petroleum & Natural Gas Minister  @HardeepSPuri to deliver 3rd Memorial Lecture on Bharat Ratna Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, Former President of India, on occasion of his Birth Anniversary in New Delhi at 5 PM
•Union Education & Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Minister @dpradhanbjp to inagurate “Vishwakarma Vatika” set up in “Hunar Haat” at Rampur, Uttar Pradesh to protect, preserve & promote India’s glorious legacy of centuries-old skills & craftsmanship
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15 Oct
DUSSEHRA Special Edition - Not to be missed!

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Bommai Golu: Storytelling with figurines & dolls

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Omnipresent Omnipotent Ram !
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15 Oct
PM @narendramodi delivers video address in an event to dedicate 7 new Defence Companies to the Nation

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@narendramodi Today is also the birth anniversary of former President, Bharat Ratna, Dr. A.P. J. Abdul Kalam. The way Kalam Saheb dedicated his life- building a powerful India is an inspiration for all of us: PM @narendramodi
@narendramodi This year India has entered the 75 years of its Independence, we are completing projects that were stuck for a long time-

(i)decision to revamp 41 Ordnance Factories

(ii)the launch of 7 new companies: PM @narendramodi
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15 Oct
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@narendramodi Defence Minister @rajnathsingh is addressing the event
@narendramodi @rajnathsingh Today our defence sector is on the path of Self Reliance and 'Make for the World'

The Defense Ministry has set a target of achieving a turnover of Rs 1,75,000 crore in aerospace and defence goods and services by 2024, which includes export of Rs 35,000 crore: Defence Minister
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15 Oct
Prime Minister @narendramodi performs the Bhoomi Poojan ceremony of Hostel Phase-1 (Boys’ Hostel), constructed by Saurashtra Patel Seva Samaj in Surat via video conferencing.
@narendramodi With this initiative in the field of education, Saurashtra Patel Seva Samaj will give a new direction to the youth & help them fulfill their dreams: PM @narendramodi
@narendramodi I've been told that hostel construction of both phases will be completed by 2024: PM @narendramodi
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15 Oct
Union Finance Minister @nsitharaman on Oct. 14 attended the Plenary Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee of the #IMF at the @WorldBank-@IMFNews Annual Meetings 2021 in Washington D.C.
@nsitharaman @WorldBank @IMFNews FM @nsitharaman conveyed that India recognizes the importance of universal vaccination in stemming the spread of the virus and that the stark differences in vaccination coverage of low-income countries and advanced countries is of concern.
@nsitharaman @WorldBank @IMFNews FM @nsitharaman stated that the IMF should provide necessary policy and capacity support to low-income countries for effective use of the Special Drawing Rights (SDR) allotted recently.
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14 Oct
OCT 15, 2021 (FRIDAY, ASHWIN, SHUKL, DASHMI VIKRAM, SAMVAT 2078),

(शुक्रवार, अश्विन, शुक्ल दशमी, वि. सं. 2078)

TODAY AN EYE ON

•President Ram Nath Kovind to pay tributes at Kargil War Memorial in Drass & interact with officers & jawans
•PM Narendra Modi to perform Bhoomi Poojan ceremony of Hostel Phase-1 (Boys’ Hostel), constructed by Saurashtra Patel Seva Samaj in Surat at 11 AM via video conferencing
•PM Modi to deliver video address in event organised by Defence Ministry, to dedicate seven new Defence Companies to Nation, at around 12:10 PM,Defence Minister, MoS Defence & representatives from Defence industry associations to be present on occasion
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14 Oct
Current Weather across major Metro Cities at noon on 14.10.2021.

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Current Weather across major West India Cities at noon on 14.10.2021.

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Current Weather across major East India Cities at noon on 14.10.2021.

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14 Oct
Even as we justifiably discuss the role of women in the armed forces, we must also recognize and reinforce their wider contribution in all spheres of security and nation-building: Defence Minister @rajnathsingh Image
@rajnathsingh In terms of their participation within the Armed Forces, we were amongst the few countries that took an early initiative. Women have been serving in Indian Military Nursing Service for over 100 years now: Defence Minister @rajnathsingh
@rajnathsingh Indian Army had commenced commissioning women officers in 1992.

Women are now being accepted for permanent commission and shall be commanding army units and battalions in near future: Defence Minister @rajnathsingh
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14 Oct
Defence Minister @rajnathsingh delivers the inaugural address at a Webinar on the Role of Women in Armed Forces being organized by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO)

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@rajnathsingh @DefenceMinIndia India remains deeply committed to the SCO and its charter. This event comes at a time when a large number of women have successfully broken the glass ceiling in a variety of professional spheres: Defence Minister @rajnathsingh
@rajnathsingh @DefenceMinIndia The Indian Subcontinent represents one of the oldest civilizations in the world. If one has to judge the role of different segments and sections of any society, its culture, traditions and societal norms often provides an apt portrayal of the same:
Defence Minister @rajnathsingh
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14 Oct
FM @nsitharaman participated in 4th G20 Finance Ministers & Central Bank Governors (FCMBG) Meeting under #G20Italy in Washington DC, today.

The FMCBGs had discussions on developments in global economy, global commons, support to vulnerable countries & International Taxation. ImageImageImageImage
@nsitharaman FM @nsitharaman noted that ensuring equitable vaccines for all is a significant challenge for recovery, including keeping up the support, building resilience, enhancing productivity & structural reforms.

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@nsitharaman @FinMinIndia Towards forward discussions on Climate change, FM noted centrality of @UNFCCC & that failure in fulfilling existing international commitments on Climate Finance & Technology weakens our collective efforts. FM asked for Climate Justice to guide further discussions

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13 Oct
OCT 14, 2021 (THURSDAY, ASHWIN, SHUKL, NAVAMI VIKRAM, SAMVAT 2078)

(गुरुवार, अश्विन, शुक्ल नवमी, वि. सं. 2078)

TODAY AN EYE ON

• President Kovind to begin 2-day visit to Ladakh, J&K. He will perform Sindhu Darshan puja at Sindhu Ghat, Leh & interact with troops at Udhampur Image
•Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to deliver inaugural address at a webinar on ‘Role of Women in Armed Forces’, organised by Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) international webinar in video conference mode hosted Defence Ministry Image
•Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat to deliver welcome address, Former Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao Menon to chair session on ‘Emerging Trends in Wars & Likely Roles of Women Warriors’ Image
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13 Oct
- रामायण, पूर्वोत्तर, चार धाम सर्किट पर प्रीमियम ट्रेन चलाएगी भारतीय रेलवे
- India to be fastest-growing economy in the world in 2021 & 2022: IMF

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Positive Governance: @MoHFW_INDIA @DefenceMinIndia ImageImage
@MoHFW_INDIA @DefenceMinIndia श्रद्धालुओं के लिए बड़ी खुशखबरी, रामायण, पूर्वोत्तर, चार धाम सर्किट पर प्रीमियम ट्रेन चलाएगी भारतीय रेलवे
@RailMinIndia

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13 Oct
Shardul Thakur added to India's main T20 World Cup squad.

All-rounder Axar Patel, who was part of the 15-member squad will now be on the list of stand-by players: @BCCI Image
@BCCI India’s squad for ICC T20 World Cup: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar
@BCCI Ravichandran Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Varun Chakravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammad Shami.

Stand-by players: Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Chahar, Axar Patel
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13 Oct
I am very very happy to visit this beautiful city of Yerevan. It is the first ever visit by an External Affairs Minister of India, and I am very confident that this is the beginning of a new phase of cooperation between India and Armenia: EAM @DrSJaishankar
@DrSJaishankar India was one of the first countries to recognize the independence of Armenia & establish diplomatic ties, relations between the two countries actually go back several centuries: EAM @DrSJaishankar
@DrSJaishankar We recognize that Armenia has gone through difficult phase last year. So let me take the opportunity to convey my sincere condolences on behalf of the Government & people of India to the Armenian people especially those who lost their near & dear ones during the hostilities: EAM
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13 Oct
"We have noted the comments made today by the Chinese official spokesperson. We reject such comments": @MEAIndia, In response to Chinese MFA spokesperson’s comments on the recent visit of Vice-President of India to Arunachal Pradesh.
@MEAIndia "Arunachal Pradesh is an integral and inalienable part of India. Indian leaders routinely travel to the state of Arunachal Pradesh as they do to any other state of India": @MEAIndia
@MEAIndia Objecting to the visit of Indian leaders to a state of India does not stand to reason and understanding of Indian people: @MEAIndia
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13 Oct
Current Weather across major Metro Cities at noon on 13.10.2021.

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Current Weather across major North Indian Cities at noon on 13.10.2021.

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Current Weather across major East India Cities at noon on 13.10.2021.

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13 Oct
According to IMD's AQ forecast, New Delhi's current Air Quality Index stands at 165.

The air quality over Delhi-NCR is likely to remain in Moderate category on 13.10.2021 and 14.10.2021. Image
Air Quality Index of other major Indian cities as on 13.10.2021 is as follows:

Pune: AQI - 57 (Satisfactory)

Bengaluru: AQI - 26 (Good)

Kolkata: AQI - 120 (Moderate)

Mumbai: AQI - 87 (Satisfactory) Image
Air Quality Index of other major Indian cities as on 13.10.2021 is as follows:

Lucknow: AQI - 95 (Satisfactory)

Patna: AQI - 131 (Moderate)

Hyderabad: AQI - 133 (Moderate) Image
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13 Oct
India has always been a marginal player in the New & renewable energy sector prior to 2014 and today we are in the top 5 leading world players: PM @narendramodi

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@narendramodi Today, the metro has been expanded up to 700 km and work is going on on one thousand km new metro route: PM
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@narendramodi In next 4-5 years, we will be building more than 200 airports, helipads & water airdromes: PM @narendramodi

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13 Oct
With the government’s approach and collective power, many unfinished projects from 2014 are being completed: PM @narendramodi

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@narendramodi PM GatiShakti is a process that will not only bring together different stakeholders, but also connect different modes of transportation; It is the expansion of holistic governance: PM @narendramodi

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@narendramodi Logistics costs are 13% that of India's GDP.Due to this figure,the cost of products exported to other countries shoots up, causing a major financial setback for Indian manufacturers. PM GatiShakti will fill such gaps to improve exports with improved connectivity: PM @narendramodi
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13 Oct
The people of India, the industry of India, the business world of India, the manufacturers of India, the farmers of India are at the centre of this great campaign: PM @narendramodi

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@narendramodi With PM GatiShakti, we have to focus on macro planning & micro implementation for optimum utilization of our resources: PM @narendramodi
@narendramodi Just like we cannot undertake a task without adequate skilled manpower, we cannot grow if our infrastructure is not simultaneously growing with a collaborative effort: PM @narendramodi

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