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Historical Swadeshi Vaccine Launched : A major Milestone to curb Cervical Cancer and save Millions Of Lives

31 On September 1, Union Minister, Dr. Jitendra Singh ,announced the completion of India’s first indigenously developed Cervavac- quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Vaccine for the prevention of cervical cancer in India. Hope grows as India has been fully dependent on foreign manufacturers for the HPV vaccine but this first indigenously developed qHPV vaccine could be a …

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SAVE OCEAN, SAVE HUMANITY: 75 DAY COASTAL CLEAN UP DRIVE BY MINISTRY OF EARTH SCIENCES GEARS MOMENTUM

101 The Indian Ocean is the only ocean named after a country, that is, India. India’s coastline of more than 7,500 km reflects our vast ocean resources. To celebrate and commemorate 75 years of independence and the glorious history of its people, culture and achievements, the Government of India has undertaken a unique initiative, a …

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VISHAKA & ORS. V. STATE OF RAJASTHAN & ORS. ( AIR 1997 SC 3011)

64 VISHAKA V. STATE OF RAJASTHAN IS A LANDMARK JUDGMENT PRONOUNCED IN 1997 BY THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA. THIS CASE LED TO THE ENACTMENT OF CERTAIN GUIDELINES TO DEAL WITH CASES OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT OF WOMEN AT WORKPLACES. BHANWARI DEVI, A SOCIAL WORKER FROM RAJASTHAN, WAS BRUTALLY GANG-RAPED BY SIX GUJJAR MEN FOR STOPPING …

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Writing With Fire—Recognising Local Journalism

40 Amidst the fanfare of the bigger multi-million dollar productions, an indigenous entry in the Oscars 2022 shortlist remains unnoticed. Writing With Fire, an Indian documentary film about the newspaper Khabar Lahariya, made it to the Oscars 2022 shortlist. The documentary focuses mostly on accounts from rural India’s most underserved areas.Khabar Lahariya is India’s only …

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REMEMBERING SUR KOKILA LATA MANGESHKAR : DR. JITENDRA SINGH

68 REMEMBERING SUR KOKILA LATA MANGESHKAR : DR. JITENDRA SINGH DR. Jitendra Singh, MoS,PMO and a passionate observer of Indian cinema.  Talks  exclusively to Rakhee Bakshee, Founder and Editor-In-Chief ,Her World India on the sad demise of Lata Mangeshkar On Sunday, 6th February 2022, India lost a gem, the most admired singer of the nation …

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Vice-Chancellor Najma Akhtar writes history again, receives Padma Shri

52 New Delhi: On the 73rd Republic Day, the first-ever female Vice- Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia, Prof. Najma Akhtar has been awarded with the prestigious award Padma Shri from President Ram Nath Kovind in the category of literature and education. She is known for the first female Vice-Chancellor of central university. Akhtar was appointed …

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