Govt Releases ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ Music Video

Achievers Newsa: Intensifying its efforts to popularise the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign, the government has now released a music video for the purpose. The video has been shared on the social media accounts of the Ministry of Culture. ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign under the aegis of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav is aimed to invoke the feeling of patriotism in the hearts of the people and to promote awareness about the national flag. Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had issued a call for ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign under the aegis of Azadi…

China Announces Military Drills Following Pelosi’s Taiwan Visit

Achievers News: Starting from Thursday, China has said that it will carry out five days of “necessary and just” military drills in the seas around Taiwan following US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s trip to the island, which came in defiance of Beijing’s repeated warnings, a media report said. According to the BBC report, China made the announcement shortly after Pelosi left Taiwan on Wednesday after her brief and controversial visit. “The exercises will take place in some of the world’s busiest waterways and will include long-range live ammunition shooting,” the…

PM Modi Changes His Profile Picture, Urges People To Put Tricolour On Their Social Media Accounts

Achievers News: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday changed his profile picture and put ‘Tricolour’ on his social media pages; and also urged the people to put the flag on their accounts on social media platforms between August 2 to 15. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, “It is a special 2nd August today! At a time when we are marking Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, our nation is all set for #HarGharTiranga, a collective movement to celebrate our Tricolour. I have changed the DP on my social media pages…

India Reports 13,734 New Covid Cases, 34 Deaths

Achievers News:  India on Tuesday reported 13,734 new Covid-19 cases, a decline against the 16,464 infections logged the previous day, with 34 additional deaths, said the Union Health Ministry. With the addition of the new fatalities, the country’s overall Covid death toll has increased to 5,26,430. The active caseload has marginally declined to 1,39,792, accounting for 0.32 per cent of the country’s total positive cases. The recovery of 17,897 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,33,83,787. Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.49 per cent.…

Harjinder Kaur Wins Bronze For India, Seventh Medal In Weightlifting

Achievers News: Indian weightlifter Harjinder Kaur claimed a bronze medal in the women’s 71 kg competition at the Commonwealth Games here despite not lifting her best in an event in which England’s Sarah Davies broke a plethora of records to storm to the gold medal. The 25-year-old from Mehas village near Nabha in Punjab lifted 93 in snatch and 119 in clean and jerk for a below-par total of 212 kg in the competition and at one time thought that she had lost out on a medal as Alexis Ashworth…

ED Arrests Shiv Sena Leader Sanjay Raut In Patra Chawl Scam Case

Achievers News:  Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday at 12 a.m. in connection with a prevention of money laundering case pertaining to the Rs 1,034 crore Patra chawl land scam case. Earlier on Sunday, Raut was taken into custody by the ED but was not arrested. The ED had sent several summons to the Sena leader which he skipped, following which he has been arrested. Earlier, a month back he had even dared the ED to arrest him. Raut will be presented…

2 Pilots Killed In Indian Air Force’s MiG-21 Crash

Achievers News: Two pilots were killed when an MiG-21 trainer aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Barmer in Rajasthan on Thursday evening. “A twin seater Mig-21 trainer aircraft of the IAF was airborne for a training sortie from Utarlai air base in Rajasthan this evening. Around 9:10 pm, the aircraft met with an accident near Barmer. Both pilots sustained fatal injuries,” the IAF tweeted.

Droupadi Murmu To Take Oath As President Of India Today

Achievers News: President-elect Droupadi Murmu will take oath of office on Monday at the Central Hall of Parliament. Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana will administer the oath of office of the highest constitutional post of the country to Murmu. The oath ceremony will be followed by a 21-gun salute. After the gun salute, she will address the gathering at the Central Hall as the 15th President of India. Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, and other dignitaries will be present. Here’s…

Counting Of Votes Of Presidential Poll Today

Achievers news: Counting of votes for the Presidential election will begin at 11 am at the Parliament House today. The race is between NDA’s Draupadi Murmu and Opposition’s Yashwant Sinha to become the country’s 15th President. All ballot boxes from State Assemblies had reached the Parliament’s strong room on Tuesday evening and have been locked up there since. The ballot boxes had been flown in to the national capital as ‘Mr. Ballot Box’ from across the States. Poll officials are ready for the counting in room number 63, the strong room…

Sonia Gandhi To Appear Before ED By 11 A.M.

Achievers News: Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi, who had been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to join the investigation in connection with the National Herald case, is likely to reach ED Headquarters by 11 a.m. She will be questioned by a team of joint director level official including a woman. ED sources have suggested that she will be asked the same set of questions which were asked to Rahul Gandhi during his five days questioning. Her questioning, which was shecdule to take place on June 23, was postponed on…