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India Crosses 75 Crore Covid Vaccine Doses, Says Health Minister Mandavia

Sep 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

India took 85 days to touch the 10-crore vaccination mark, 45 more days to cross the 20-crore mark and 29 more days to reach 30 crores, Mansukh Mandaviya said while announcing the landmark achievement.

Education Minister Reviews School Reopening As Govt Assures Staff Vaccinations By September

Sep 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The government said that the Centre is prioritising vaccination of teaching and non-teaching staff in schools across the country to "ensure a safe environment for reopening of schools".

Karnataka Becomes First State To Implement National Education Policy

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who attended the launch event virtually, hailed Karnataka for setting an example for other States to follow.

August 14 Is Tribute To People Casualty of Congress’s Ambition and Tunnel Vision: BJP

Aug 14, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Yesterday, PM Modi had announced that August 14 will be observed as 'Partition Horrors Remembrance Day'.

Govt Approves Samagra Shiksha Scheme For School Education For Five Years

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, gave its approval for the continuation of the revised scheme for a period of five years.

02 August, 2021

OBC Reservation: 55% Reserved Posts Lying Vacant In Govt Universities

Outlook Web Desk

Apart from central universities, the Ministry of Education's data showed 89 per cent of the posts sanctioned for OBCs lying vacant in the Indian Institute for Science, Bangalore.

29 July, 2021

One Year Of NEP: Dharmendra Pradhan Calls For Making Education Holistic

Outlook Web Bureau

‘Let us work together to realise the aspirations of a 21st-century #AatmanirbharBharat and to make India a vibrant knowledge economy’, the Union Education Minister said.

08 July, 2021

Pradhan, Mandaviya, Yadav: Three Ministers To Lead Centre's Social Development Saga

Outlook Web Desk

The three leaders have replaced Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Harsh Vardhan and Santosh Gangwar, all of whom were considered not up to the challenges at hand in their respective ministries.

08 July, 2021

NEP Brought Massive Progress In India's Education System: Education Minister

Outlook Web Desk

"We are committed to making students and the youth the primary stakeholders in propelling India towards an equitable knowledge society," said Dharmendra Pradhan.

07 July, 2021

Cabinet Rejig: Mansukh Mandaviya Gets Health, Dharmendra Pradhan Has Education

Outlook Web Bureau

The petroleum portfolio goes to Hardeep Singh Puri while Jyotiraditya Scindia will head the civil aviation ministry

14 June, 2021

Centre Explains Why Petrol, Diesel Prices Are Going Up Every Day

Outlook Web Bureau

On Saturday, petrol price in Mumbai hit an all-time high of Rs 102.36 per litre, while diesel cost Rs 94.45/litre, highest among the metros. In Delhi, the petrol prices touched a whopping Rs 96.12 a litre, while diesel is being sold at Rs 86.98 per litre.

08 April, 2021

Vaccines To Run Out In Two Days: Odisha Sends SOS To Centre

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Odisha fears halt to vaccination drive if fresh stocks don’t arrive immediately

02 April, 2021

Dharmendra Pradhan Contributes One Year Salary For Development Of Utkal University

Outlook Web Bureau

The minister had made the announcement first in November 2019 while attending the alumni meet organized by the university to mark its platinum jubilee in Bhubaneswar.

12 March, 2021

Bengal Polls: Suvendu Files Nomination From Nandigram Against CM Mamata Banerjee

Outlook Web Bureau

Adhikari, who left TMC to join the BJP in December, is up against the chief minister who decided to challenge him on his home turf.

18 February, 2021

After Rajasthan, Petrol Prices Cross Rs 100-Mark In Madhya Pradesh

Outlook Web Bureau

Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan had on Wednesday blamed output cut by oil-producing nations for the rally in international oil prices that have translated into higher retail rates in India.

14 October, 2020

MP Bypolls: Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Scindia Among 30 Star Campaigners Of BJP


The BJP on Wednesday released a list of its star campaigners for the November 3 by-elections in the party-ruled state.

07 October, 2020

Government Allows Marketing Freedom For Natural Gas


While producers will continue to be barred from participating in such auctions, affiliates would be allowed to bid, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan told reporters here.

03 October, 2020

Dharmendra Pradhan Becomes First Union Minister To Donate Plasma

Outlook Web Bureau

After donating his Plasma, Shri Pradhan urged people to donate their plasma for the well-being for the people infected with Covid-19 and save precious lives.

Photo Gallery

Artists welcome tourists as they arrive to board Cordelia cruise ship on their way from Mumbai to Lakshadweep, during a Kerala Tourism event, in Kochi.

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A medic prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary in Srinagar.

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hands over a smart health card under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' (BSKY) scheme to a beneficiary, in Balangir district.

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Assam Chief Minister and NEDA convener Himanta Biswa Sarma during BJP State executive meeting, at Amingaon in Kamrup district.

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Swami Adya Tiwari, prime accused in Mahant Narendra Giri death case, being produced in the District Court, in Prayagraj.

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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu