“There were no specific threats that triggered the return of the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group,” Commander Rebecca Rebarich, spokeswoman for the U.S. Navy’s Bahrain-based Fifth Fleet, said in an emailed statement after the carrier deployed on Wednesday. … [Read more...] about U.S. moves aircraft carrier to Gulf
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The Uttar Pradesh government is aiming to create a cold chain storage capacity of 2,03,938 litres where temperature is maintained between 2 and 8 degrees Celsius for the first phase of the Covid-19 vaccination. This 2.03 lakh litre capacity includes 87,801 litres of space ordinarily used for routine immunisation purposes. … [Read more...] about UP races against time to build 2,03,938L cold chain storage for Covid-19 vaccine
Later in the day, chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat announced setting up of a robotics centre in Dehradun for the development of robotics and to attract youth. The announcement was made during the foundation laying event of Software Technology Parks of India’s (STPI) Dehradun incubation centre. … [Read more...] about 28 4G mobile towers to rise in Uttarakhand’s border areas to boost connectivity
pollution under control) certificate for all vehicles across the country will be made uniform and these will come with a QR code having details of the vehicle, owner and the status of emission.The changes in the Central Motor Vehicle Rules proposed by the road transport ministry will have the provision for a system generated SMS to the registered mobile no of the owner before getting the PUC done, which will also put a check on the theft of vehicles as such cases can be detected when vehicles are taken to the testing centres for obtaining a PUC certificate.The ministry issued a draft notification proposing these changes on Friday and has sought suggestions and objections of the stakeholders.Officials said the uniform format for PUC certificates has been proposed to link the PUC database with the national register. The ministry has also proposed to introduce the provision of a rejection slip for the first time, which will specify the reason for rejection including where the engine … [Read more...] about Govt to roll out uniform PUC certificate with QR code for vehicles
In 2019, the IAEA said Iran had begun enrichment with advanced centrifuges at an above-ground pilot plant at Natanz. Since then, Iran started moving three cascades, or clusters, of advanced centrifuges to the underground plant. In November, the IAEA said Iran had fed uranium hexafluoride gas feedstock into the first of those underground cascades. … [Read more...] about How close is Iran to producing a nuclear bomb?