Daily Archives: May 9, 2018

CS stresses on Assisted Natural Regeneration

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Chief Secretary Utpal Kumar Singh said that instead of digging pits for plantation stress should be on natural regeneration. Based on the market demand, tree plantation should be done on cluster level. Trees of Chulu, Ritha, Dadim, Temla, Tejpal, Hissalu, Kaphal, Chura, Bhimal etc should be planted. This would help in enhancing the income of locals and ...

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Jan Chetna Rath Yatra for awareness

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has inaugurated the water projects under “water harvesting, conservation and preservation ” campaign and World Bank assisted water project in semi-urban areas during a function held at IRTD auditorium at Survey Chowk on Wednesday. The Chief Minister also inaugurated the projects for natural source augmentation, Rainwater harvesting and launched the website ...

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Dementia patients can live better if they get care, support from friends


Good relationships, social engagement, better everyday functioning, good physical and mental health, and high-quality care have been identified as some crucial factors linked to better quality of life for people with dementia, according to a study. “While many investigations focus on prevention and better treatments, it’s equally vital that we understand how we can optimise quality of life for the ...

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Lalu Yadav to be out on 5 day parole to attend son’s wedding


Former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav got parole for five days to join his son Tej Pratap Yadav’s marriage. Lalu has now been admitted to the Rajendra Institute of Medical Science in Ranchi. Earlier, LaluYadav could not be attend the engagement of his son, Tej Pratap. Taj Pratap will tie the knot with Aishwarya Rai on May 12. Recently, ...

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Google I/O 2018: Android P Beta version launched


Google at I/O 2018 unveiled Android P Beta (aka Android P Developer Preview 2). The build is now available for Google Pixel devices, as well as devices from manufacturers that have implemented Project Treble. These include the Essential PH-1, Nokia 7 Plus, OnePlus 6, Oppo R15 Pro, Sony Xperia XZ2, Vivo X21, Vivo X21 UD, and Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S. ...

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India will be fastest growing economy in 2018 according to IMF


The International Monetary Fund (IMF) reaffirmed on Wednesday that India will be the fastest growing major economy in 2018, with a growth rate of 7.4 per cent that rises to 7.8 per cent in 2019 with medium-term prospects remaining positive. The IMF`s Asia and Pacific Regional Economic Outlook report said that India was recovering from the effects of demonetisation and ...

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Top Chinese official accused of plotting coup against Xi gets life term in graft case


Sun Zhengcai, once tipped to become President Xi Jinping’s successor and later accused of plotting a coup against him, was today sentenced to life imprisonment for taking USD 26.7 million in bribes. Sun, a former Politburo member during the first five-year tenure of Xi, is the latest senior cadre to fall in the President’s sweeping anti-corruption drive. Until his arrest ...

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Indian Air Force to deploy fighter jets in Andaman

For the first time since World War II, India has decided to deploy Fighter Plane in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands to counter China. The effort of India is to strengthen its hold in the western region of the Indian Ocean, with important Straits of Malacca, Sunda, Lumbok and Ombai Wetar Strait. This will be the first time when Fighter ...

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