Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov– winner of Nobel Peace Prize in Journalism 2021

Chairwoman Berit Reiss-Andersen of the Norwegian Nobel Committee said in a conference, “They are representatives of all journalists who stand up for this ideal in a world in which democracy and freedom of the press face increasingly adverse conditions. Free, independent and fact-based journalism serves to protect against abuse of power, lies and war propaganda.”

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Mid-Day Meal Scheme to be re-named as ‘National Scheme for PM-POSHAN in Schools’

Mid-Day Meal Scheme which was proposed with a view to enhance enrolment, retention, and attendance of children in schools, along with improving their nutritional levels, has been re-named as ‘National Scheme for PM-POSHAN in School’. Continue reading Mid-Day Meal Scheme to be re-named as ‘National Scheme for PM-POSHAN in Schools’

Delhi Borders have been sealed as Akali Dal observe ‘Black Friday Protest March’

Today marks the completion of one year of continuing protests against the three farm laws which were introduced. For the same, a protest march was organised today at 9.30 am from Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib to the Parliament building. Continue reading Delhi Borders have been sealed as Akali Dal observe ‘Black Friday Protest March’

Sansad TV launched; Shashi Tharoor, Priyanka Chaturvedi turn hosts for new parliament channel

On 15 September, Prime Minister Modi along with Vice President Venkaiah Naidu and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla launched the “Sansad TV”. It is also said that Congress’s Shashi Tharoor and Shiv Sena’s Priyanka Chaturvedi would be hosting two different shows which would premiere on the channel. Continue reading Sansad TV launched; Shashi Tharoor, Priyanka Chaturvedi turn hosts for new parliament channel