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Agriculture department organises mock drill to gauge its preparedness to combat Tiddi-Dal

In order to sensitise the farmers, the Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare Department today organised a mock drill for dealing with Tiddi-Dal, in Kishangarh village situated on Jalandhar-Pathankot highway.

Delhi govt issues advisory to gear up for probable locust attack
New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The Delhi government on Thursday issued an advisory on preventative measures to tackle the probable locust attack in the national capital, following the havoc created in parts of North India due to the swarm invasion.
Villain in reel, hero in real; Sonu Sood explains why he asks migrants 'paidal kyun jaoge dost'
New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): As Covid lockdown forced hundreds of thousands of migrant labourers to take to the path of their homes on foot, a voice echoed - "paidal kyon jaaogey mere dost? (why do you walk friend)" - and an actor who is predominantly known for villainous on-screen performances came out to help them.
PM's letter to 10 crore families, virtual rallies is how BJP will mark one year of Narendra Modi govt

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided to organise one virtual rally per district to commemorate the completion of one year of Narendra Modi government. The party will also reach out to 10 crore families through a letter by Prime Minister Narendra Modi which will detail policy decisions of the government to make country self-reliant and precautions that need to be taken to prevent COVID-19 spread, informed Bhupendra Yadav, party's National General Secretary.

Manushi Chillar joins hands with UNICEF to promote menstrual hygiene
New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): On the World Menstrual Hygiene Day, former Miss World Manushi Chhillar on Thursday underlined the need to spread awareness on feminine hygiene.
E-cigarette users in India to observe World Vape Day on May 30

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI/NewsVoir): To mark their win in the battle against smoking, over 40 million vapers from across the globe will come together on Saturday to celebrate World Vape Day.

FIFA, WHO launch #SafeHome campaign to help domestic violence victims amid lockdown

Zurich [Switzerland], May 28 (ANI): FIFA, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the European Commission have joined forces to launch the #SafeHome campaign to support women and children at risk of domestic violence.

Indian schools must develop better awareness, infrastructure for periods, shows Everteen Menstrual Hygiene Survey
New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): Indian schools must develop better awareness and infrastructure for periods, shows Everteen Menstrual Hygiene Survey, conducted ahead of the Menstrual Hygiene Day.
10,000 Community Health Workers at work in Assam to prevent coronavirus outbreak, courtesy GNRC Hospitals
Guwahati (Assam) [India], May 27 (ANI/BusinessWire India): India is going through a difficult phase as COVID-19 pandemic victims are increasing exponentially of late.
Action to be taken against Panchayat for boycotting family for not holding 'shradh' amid lockdown: Madhya Pradesh BJP
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], May 27 (ANI): BJP leader Rahul Kothari on Wednesday said that required action will be taken against Panchayat here in Chhatarpur district, which has ostracised a family for not organising a ritualistic feast post the death of his son in March this year amid the lockdown.
Odisha CM lauds state officials and people for countering dual challenge of COVID-19 and cyclone Amphan
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], May 26 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday appreciated the efforts of the government officials in handling the twin challenge of COVID-19 and cyclone Amphan in the past few days. He also praised the people of the state for cooperating with the government.
Odisha CM lauds state officials and people for countering dual challenge of COVID-19 and cyclone Amphan
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], May 26 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday appreciated the efforts of the government officials in handling the twin challenge of COVID-19 and cyclone Amphan in the past few days. He also praised the people of the state for cooperating with the government.
Vapers to celebrate World Vape Day on May 30
New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI/NewsVoir): Millions of e-cigarette users or vapers across the globe are celebrating World Vape Day on 30 May 2020, a day before World No Tobacco Day.
Hindrise NGO serves 2 lakh plus migrants in Delhi NCR, distributes free masks, groceries

New Delhi [India], May 25 (NewsVoir/ANI): In a goodwill gesture during the tough times, Hindrise Social Welfare Foundation NGO have come forward to provide food, free face masks, grocery items to daily wage earners, children, homeless and other people affected by the curfew imposed in Noida and Delhi-NCR.

Wheat procurement by govt agencies surpasses last year's figures
New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): Procurement of wheat by government agencies surpassed last year's figure of 341.31 lakh tonnes to touch 341.56 lakh tonnes on May 24, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution said on Monday.
It's very essential to do sanitisation: Salman Khan
New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): Megastar Salman Khan on Sunday said that "it is very essential to do sanitisation" which has assumed a great significance in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
On an average 2088 samples taken in Punjab during this week

With the view to further increase the testing procedure in State, the Punjab Government has taken several initiatives. Now, on an average 2088 samples are being taken during this week of May to ensure the 100 percent contact tracing of high and low risk persons.

Study explains COVID-19's dangerous cardiovascular complications
Washington D.C. [USA], May 24 (ANI): A recent guide from emergency medicine doctors details the potentially deadly cardiovascular complications COVID-19 can cause, including heart attacks, heart failures, and blood clots, that can lead to strokes.
Majority of young people with increased suicide risk only display mild to moderate mental distress

London [UK], May 24 (ANI): A recent study revealed that a vast majority of young people experiencing suicidal thoughts display only mild or moderate mental distress, instead of more obvious symptoms associated with a diagnosable disorder.

Amazon India to add 50,000 seasonal jobs as demand surges amid lockdown
Washington D.C. [India], May 23 (ANI): E-commerce company Amazon India recently announced that it is hiring around 50,000 seasonal roles to successfully meet the surge in demand from people on Amazon's online shopping services.
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