India, Japan ink security pact

India and Japan

On Wednesday, India and Japan finalized a cybersecurity deal to strengthen the digital and cyber system security. The deal aims to make the cyber operations robust and resilient against attacks. This move comes weeks after both the countries completed a logistics support pact for closer operations between their militaries. After thirteen rounds of Indo-Japan strategic dialogue conducted in Tokyo, a joint statement by Indian Foreign Minister S Jaishankar and Motegi Toshimitsu of Japan stated that both the countries are keen to make the Indo-Pacific region free, open, inclusive, and premised…

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So now rich people in India will be taxed more to deal with the corona epidemic?

Income Tax Return

American economist and Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz said that the money should be spent in high impact areas rather than low impact areas and increase taxes if you do not have the resources because your (India) There are many billionaires here. US economist and Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz said on Monday that if the Indian government failed to raise the necessary funds to combat the Covid-19 pandemic (Coronavirus Pandemic), it would be richest. People should raise resources by taxing them. He said that the Government of India should not step…

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Expecting COVID-19 vaccine in India by early 2021: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Harsh Vardhan

Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Health Minister,  made a brief statement out on the current pandemic situation and the country’s vaccine status in Rajya Sabha on Thursday. He said that a potential vaccine is expected to roll out at the dawn of 2021, but will take considerable time to reach everyone. He urged that following social distancing norms and taking sufficient precautionary measures is still the most important thing right now, quoting it as a “social vaccine”. “By the beginning of the next year, we hope that we will get a…

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10 Things To Consider Before Purchasing A Health Insurance Policy

health insurance

It has become vitally important in present times, particularly during the pandemic, that everyone is protected by a health insurance policy. With the nation experiencing drastic shifts in way of living, a steady rise in medical inflation and the accelerated proliferation of infectious conditions, we need the moment to settle for an insurance scheme. A health insurance policy is a must in your financial goals with lower premiums which will be undoubtedly beneficial for both your younger and older age.  Considering this, it is not recommended that you go ahead…

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Eiffel Tower lights up again as the world still battles the pandemic.

Eiffel Tower

The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has had far-reaching effects. Even the Eiffel Tower did not escape the impact the pandemic had, as it remained shut for around three months. However, on Thursday, people welcomed their most beloved monument as the Eiffel Tower was reopened for the masses, but with restrictions in place. Being one of the most sought-after monuments all around the world, reopening the Eiffel Tower basically would invite an influx of masses, waiting to set their eyes on the monument in all its glory. The authorities managing…

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Maharashtra in grave danger as overall Covid-19 cases outnumber China’s

Maharashtra

If there is one state in India where Coronvirus has evidently wreaked most havoc, it is Maharashtra. No other state shows as many cases as just Maharashtra does. This raises concerns about what strategies are being implemented and what has been going wrong in Maharashtra to have led to this situation.  While the Coronavirus case in India, as a whole, has crossed the 250,000 mark on Monday, Maharashtra alone has 85000 of those numbers. These latest numbers have been released by the Ministry of Health as per which there are…

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On the occasion of World Environment Day, environmentalists urge to stop mask pollution.

Mask Pollution

The pandemic has affected various parts of our lives and changed the very definition of normalcy. However, there were many reports emerging about nature on a healing streak ever since humans decided to go on lockdown. But has it really been all that great for Mother Nature? Environmentalists don’t quite agree.  Ever since the pandemic has struck, there has been a dramatic rise in the usage of face masks. Due to health regulations demanding people to be mask-clad when outdoors, the demand for masks has increased on a global level. …

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Cyclone Nisarga makes landfall as Mumbai receives early showers

Nisarg

Cyclone Nisarge is on its way to Mumbai and has made landfall between Murud and Revdanda in Maharashtra’s Raigad district. Authorities have declared red alerts in these areas and are evacuating thousands of people. These evacuations are mainly happening in coastal areas of the state and in Gujarat, as reported by officials.  The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert for seven coastal districts of Maharashtra. Many districts along Gujarat are also expected to receive heavy rainfall.  When it comes to the cyclone, Mumbai falls right in its…

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