India, who are playing their first Test in almost seven years, are fielding five debutants -- batter Shafali Verma, all-rounder Deepti Sharma, pacer Pooja and wicketkeeper Taniya Bhatia. Off-spinner Sneh Rana, who is also making her debut, is returning to India fold after five years.
In a virtual address at a session on 'open societies and open economies' at the G7 summit, the prime minister highlighted India's civilisational commitment to democracy, freedom of thought and liberty, according to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).
All mainstream media, including print and electronic, will have to comply the provisions of IT Rules, 2021 with immediate effect without exemption as the government has refused to exempt them from the ambit of the new digital media rules.
The climate emergency will have a catastrophic human and economic impact on India. Different threats will interact to devastating effect, as exemplified by cyclones Tauktae and Yaas during the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.
India has been elected to the Economic and Social Council, one of the six main organs of the United Nations, for the 2022-24 term.
In a major development, the rest of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will resume from September 19th. While there is no official confirmation as yet, the information was shared by news agency ANI quoting Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
The Union Ministry of Electronics and IT has sent its final notice to Twitter over non-compliance with the new IT rules and has again warned of penal action in case the US-headquartered social media platform fails to comply with the norms.
A dominant Qatar beat a 10-man India 1-0 in a FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023 preliminary Round 2 qualification match here on Thursday.
Vaccine manufacturer, Serum Institute of India (SII) has applied to the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) seeking permission to manufacture Russian COVID vaccine Sputnik V in India. As per sources, the Pune-based vaccine maker has also sought permission for test analysis and examination.
Globally available Covid 19 vaccines can now be launched in India without the requirement of post approval clinical trials and testing every batch of the vaccine.