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IMD Includes Gilgit-Baltistan And Muzaffarabad In Its Weather Forecast List

Cities under Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) are now included in the forecast list of Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). The IMD will mention Gilgit-Baltistan and Muzaffarabad that are part of PoK in its forecasts.

IMD eyes PoK

PoK cities are now part of area covered by the northwest division consisting of nine sub-divisions – Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Delhi-Chandigarh-Haryana, Punjab, east Uttar Pradesh, west Uttar Pradesh, east Rajasthan and west Rajasthan.But IMD Director General M Mohapatra said that the IMD had been mentioning the PoK cities in its daily forecast since the bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir since last August.

But the head of Regional Meteorological Department Kuldeep Srivastava said that the change was introduced on May 5 when after Pakistan’s Supreme Court allowed elections in PoK. The move was taken to strengthen India’s claim over PoK.

IMD takes PoK to international stage

According to internal sources, IMD wants the PoK cities to be in the list of forecasts for the RMC. Since IMD has included PoK in its daily national bulletin and local bulletin, it has the point to get these cities listed in the list of RMC.

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Rabindranath Tagore Expressed His Interest In Ramgarh

The great poet Rabindranath Tagore once chosen Ramgarh for establishing Vishwa Bharati University when he visited this place in 1901. Impressed with the scenic beauty of the place after spending some days in Ramgarh, the creator of national anthem thought of making university at this place. He even bought land from his British friend Dariyaz for the university.

Gurudev in Ramgarh

It was in 1901 that Ramgarh had the pleasure of receiving Gurudev. And the poet bought 40 acres of land in Falapatti Nainital district for making Himanti Garden that is known as Tagor Point in the present time. Also, the poet penned a portion of Gitanjali in Ramgarh. And it is well known that he received the Nobel Prize for his creation. But later the university was founded in Kolkata.

Stayed with his daughter

In 1903, he brought his 12-year old daughter Renuka to Ramgarh after the demise of his wife Mrinalini. At that time, Renuka was diagnosed with tuberculosis and was under treatment. But she couldn’t live long with the disease. Saddened by the death of his daughter, the great poet composed a soul-touching poem Shishu.

Nishank rekindled

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First COVID-19 Vaccine: Present Status Of Potential COVID-19 Vaccines

Good news about potential COVID-19 vaccines have started pouring in from different regions after 2,58,344 deaths and 3.66 million positive cases. But it is the US and Italy that witnessed massive destruction of human life due to the virus infection. And it is surprising to know that these two countries claim to have the best healthcare facilities in the world.

Status of potential COVID-19 vaccines

• The first good news is coming from Italy that claims to have developed a vaccine for COVID-19. Presently the vaccine is in the most advance stage of trial in the Spallanzani Hospital in Rome. This vaccine neutralizes SARS-CoV-2 virus in human cells.

• A day before, Israeli Defense Minister also announced a breakthrough in developing COVID-19 vaccine by Israel’s Institute for Biological Research (BIR). He said that BIR had developed a monoclonal neutralizing antibody to combat novel coronavirus.

• Jenner Institute in Oxford University is working on a potential vaccine – ChAdOx1 nCoV-19. Clinical trial on human volunteers has started on April 23. The vaccine contains a strain of common cold virus and the scientists have taken the genetic material of novel coronavirus to … Read the rest

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India Launches Biggest COVID-19 Rescue Mission

India is launching is massive rescue mission through air and sea route for the people stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic. There are more than 3 lakh people stuck in different places in Europe and US. But this time, the rescued people will be charged for the service. Rescue from Europe will cost Rs. 50,000 and Rs. 1 lakh from the US. Naval warships will rescue people from West Asia and Maldives.

Highlights of the story

• Indian citizens excluding OCI (Overseas Citizen of India) will be rescued in this operation. National carrier will fly 14,800 Indians in 13 countries back home in 64 flights.

• The evacuation will start on May 7 with 10 flights bringing back 2,300 Indians.

• In the coming days, the government will send 10 flights to UAE; 7 each to US and UK; 5 each to Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Kuwait and Philippines; 2 each to Qatar, Oman and Bahrain. Also, there will be flights for Malaysia and Bangladesh.

• The flights will carry between 200 to 300 passengers to maintain social distancing. Also, the passengers will be asked to … Read the rest

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Amazing Ways Of Celebrating Mother’s Day 2020 On May 10 In Lockdown

Mother’s Day 2020 will be celebrated on May 10amid national lockdown due to novel coronavirus. But it doesn’t mean that you have to postpone the celebration or keeping it simple to only phone and messaging. You can still find amazing ways to wish Happy Mother’s Day to your mom on 10th May.

Plan an online movie

If your mother loves movies, you can help her watch a movie from the comfort and safety of her home. Here you can take advantage of various apps that can turn your large television into a movie theater. Or, if you are away from your mother, you can gift her an app with which she can watch her favorite movie on her mobile.

Group video call

Mother’s Day is the right time to call your mother. Housewives can take advantage of group video calling facility to connect to their mothers. Sons staying away from their mothers can also celebrate Mother’s Day via video calls.

Plan lunch or dinner

Lockdown won’t allow you to venture out for hunting the best dinner table but you can order sumptuous meal from online food delivery websites for your … Read the rest

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Elon Musk Announces Welcome Of A New Family Member

Elon Musk, the SpaceX CEO and the outspoken Tesla chief, shared his joy of becoming a father with his followers through a tweet. When a fan asked about his coming child, an elated Musk lost no time in replying that the baby is just a few hours away.

Elon Musk’s extended family

Musk, 48, has been dating the musician Grimes since 2018 and now she’s become mother of a cute baby. The Internet community has been waiting for this good news ever since Grimes posted an image in which she showed her baby bump on Instagram. The photo was published in January 2020 hence the birth was expected in May. It was Musk’s sixth child as he already has five children and he has been divorced three times. Surprisingly, he has divorced the same woman twice.

Grimes

She is a famous musician but Grimes isn’t her real name. She is Claire Boucher and she is 32 years old. Also, it is her first baby. And she’s quite happy with the healthy delivery.

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