Flying Officer Avani Chaturvedi has created history by becoming the first Indian woman fighter pilot to fly solo. Chaturvedi flew a MiG-21 Bison in her first training solo sortie, in Jamnagar, Gujarat. She is from Rewa district in Madhya Pradesh. She was declared as the first combat. . . . .
Uttar Pradesh's Khadi and Village Industries Board signed a pact with Amazon India to facilitate online selling of Khadi products. As part of a MoU, Amazon India will educate, train and enable rural khadi artisans to directly sell their products to Amazon.in customers across the country under the brand. . . . .
The Union Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare has launched six new features of National Agriculture Market (e-NAM) Platform to make it more us users friendly. The six new features are e-NAM Mobile App, BHIM payment facility, new and improved Web site with eLearning Module, MIS Dashboard, Grievance Redressal. . . . .
India captain Virat Kohli created history when he became the first Indian batsman to cross the 900-point mark concurrently in Tests and ODIs, and second in the world after South Africas AB de Villiers, confirmed the latest ICC ODI player rankings released. Kohli thus moved ahead of Brian Lara in the all-timers list, having. . . . .
The Delhi administration will launch ‘Mission Buniyaad’ from April this year to improve learning levels of students attending primary classes in the state government and municipal schools. The project is on the lines of government’s previous scheme called "Chunauti", which assessed students of Class 6 to Class. . . . .