Category: News & Politics

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Everything you need to know about Chandrayaan 2 Moon Mission launch

India’s most crucial and striving mission ‘Chandrayaan 2’ was tested before the blast-off one hour today morning by the ISRO. GSLV Mark-II rocket was also set to go up from Andhra Pradesh at 2:51 am which was landed on the moon about in two months.

However, the mission was brawled because of technical issues. ISRO said the launch may be delayed even for the 16 July. The President Ram Nath Kovind was also there.

The highlights of Chandrayaan 2 launch

• The launch was delayed 56 minutes before the lift-off. Sources said the rocket was in the last stage when blasting off.

• The reason for delay said by ISRO was a technical snag

• ISRO president said, we will work on technical snags to launch it very soon, but we never estimate the date.

• With orbiter, the lander and rover the Chandrayaan 2 spacecraft were to lift-off. The GSLV Mark II, the powerful rocket as high as 15 story building.

• When the spacecraft lift-off, it will engage with Vikram, a 1.4-ton lander.

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Monsoon Hits Nepal Hard Claiming 17 Lives

The fresh spell of monsoon rains created flood like situation in Nepal with the capital Kathmandu being the hardest hit in the last three days. Heavy raining resulted in landslides that claimed 17 lives.

Damage Assessment

Seven people are reported missing while scores of other stranded persons have been rescued to safer places. A senior home ministry official Umkanta Adhikari told reporters that at the heavy ranis had damaged at least 10 highways. But emergency team had cleared some highways while work on others was going on, maintained the official.

Weather Forecast

The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology has issued a stern warning of continuous rain and strong winds over the weekend. Several rivers in south-eastern Nepal had already reached dangerous level and continuous raining could further escalate the problem.

Safety Measures

The weather division is sending SMS alerts to those residing in the affected areas. Every year monsoon rains disaster in Nepal. Flooding followed by landslides claims hundreds of lives.

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UGC NET Result 2019 Expected Today:NTA Declares Result For NET June 2019 On Its Official Website

The National Testing Agency (NTA) could declare results for the national level National Eligibility Test (NET) 2019 today on its official website ntanet.nic.in. Also, NTA would host a direct link for download of the NET June 2019 result.

The result would be available only on online mode and the candidates can
Check their percentage of scores in the NET 2019 exam by following the below listed steps:

• Visit NTA homepage ntanet.nic.in/homepage
• Find NET June 2109 Result tab in the homepage
• Click on the result tab
• The NTA NET 2019 result file would open in PDF format. Download the file to see the result and get a printout, if needed

NTA NET 2019 exam

A total of 9.42 lakh students appeared in the NTA NET 2019 Exam conducted in 615 centers in 237 cities between June 20 and 26. The exam convener released the initial answer keys on 1 July 2019 and the candidates were given two days to register objections. 3 July 2019 was the last date for raising objections by candidates.

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UK News: Iranian Stab To Block BP Tanker

A British warship put guns on Three Iranian Vessels, which tried to lump the channel of a U.K Flagged oil tanker through the Strait of Hormuz. This creates sharp pressures between Washington and Tehran.

On Wednesday, three Iranians tried to obstruct the British Heritage as tanker stentorian oil for British oil giant BP PLC traveled from the Persian Gulf.

Last week, the event trailed British force’s Seizure of an Iranian Tanker off Gibraltar, this action taken as Piracy.

Report of Semi-official Fars news

U.S and U.K now currently accused Iran’s on carrying oils through the Strait of Hormuz. This marked the first incident that causes tension between both Iran and the U.S.

On Thursday, A deputy commander said the UK and US will regret detaining the ship Carrying Iranian Cargo. U.K government said they are in efforts to calm the situation between both countries.

Source: https://bit.ly/2Y3ydog

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DMRC Seeks Rs. 1566.64 crore And Eight-Month Time To Start Free Ride To Women Service In Its Report

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation prepared two-point formula for implementing the ambitious free ride for women scheme of the Delhi government. 

In a detailed report sent to the Delhi government, DMRC sought annual funding to the tune of Rs. 1566.64 crore to provide fare exemption to women. DMRC is working on two options to fund the scheme.

First Option: Women commuters would get pink tokens but DMRC needs at least eight-month time to make necessary arrangements.

Second Option: DMRC would provide tokens and cards to women commuters and it requires one-year to start the free service.

The Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal opted for the pink tokens and asked DMRC to speed up the process to complete it in less than eight-month time. 

He said that DMRC only needed to arrange for pink tokens and re-open its ticket counters to start free ride for women commuters. And it shouldn’t take much time, maintained the Chief Minister.

The DMRC would also require permission of fare fixation committee to start the service. But the approval is only a formality and there is no apprehension of the fare-fixation committee … Read the rest

Cyclone Vayu: The Home Ministry Reviewing The Crisis Management

26 NDRF teams comprising 45 personnel each equipped with boats, tree-cutters and telecom equipment have been deployed in Gujrat and another 10 teams of NDRF preparing to leave on the request of Gujrat government.

In the meantime, Home Minister Amit Shah reviewed the preparations for cyclone Vayu that is about to arrive in Gujrat on June 13. The Home Minister directed the officials to ensure quick restoration of essential services including power, telecommunication, drinking water and healthcare, if any of these services are affected by the cyclone.

Also, the Coast Guard, the Navy, the Army and the Air Force have been asked to keep one unit each ready for deployment to carry out surveillance and rescue work in cyclone hit areas.

Cyclone Vayu

According to the Indian Meteorological Department, Cyclone Vayu could storm the Gujrat coast at a speed of 135 kmph. Areas form Gujrat cost to Porbandar and Mahuva around Veraval and Diu region are expected to get landfill by the cyclone.

The Home Ministry is also in touch with the government of Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka and Daman and Diu that could get affected … Read the rest