The big news of 29 July 2022, Top 10 headlines 29 July 2022, Breaking news of 29 July 2022
International Tiger Day: PM lauds the efforts of tiger conservationists
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has lauded the efforts of tiger conservationists on the occasion of International Tiger Day
The Prime Minister tweeted;
“On International Tiger Day, I laud all those who are actively working to protect the tiger. It would make you proud that India has 52 tiger reserves covering over 75,000 sq. km. Innovative measures are being undertaken to involve local communities in tiger protection.”
New Specified Health Warning on Tobacco Products packs
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India has notified new sets of specified health warnings for all tobacco product packs by making an amendment in the Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products (Packaging and Labelling) Rules, 2008 vide GSR 592 (E) dated 21st July 2022 “The Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products (Packaging and Labelling) Third Amendment Rules, 2022”. The amended Rules will be applicable w.e.f. 1st December 2022.
New NRC Coordinator appointed in Assam
The Assam government has appointed IAS officer Partha Pratim Majumdar as the state coordinator of the NRC. Hitesh Dev Sharma, the current NRC state coordinator, is retiring on Sunday.
INS Tarkash begins Atlantic deployment after conducting exercises with the Moroccan Navy
Indian Navy’s Guided Missile Warship, INS Tarkash completed its deployment in the Mediterranean Sea and entered the Atlantic to continue its long-distance voyage.
Congress demanded an inquiry by the sitting judge of the High Court into the Gujarat liquor scandal
In the case of the death of many people due to spurious liquor in Gujarat, Congress has demanded compensation to the dead, investigation of the case by the sitting High Court judge and treatment of the victims. Congress leader Pawan Khera said, “Drugs worth crores in Gujarat, the home state of Prime Minister and Home Minister, and illegal business of liquor flourishing like this cannot be a mere coincidence.” This is clearly an experiment being done to conserve power.
Many houses were destroyed in ‘dry state’ Gujarat, what ruling forces are giving protection to mafia: Rahul Gandhi
Expressing concern over the death of many people due to poisonous liquor in Gujarat, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi has asked the government the question, ‘Which ruling forces are giving protection to these mafia?’
The first case of monkeypox was found in the Philippines
The Philippines’ Department of Health (DOH) has confirmed the first case of monkeypox in the country.
outcry in Germany due to Russia’s ban: Cold showers, lights off in German cities amid gas crisis
The spotlight is being turned off at public monuments in Germany. Fountains are also being shut down and cold water showers are being switched off at municipal swimming pools and sports halls. Germany is taking these steps to reduce its energy consumption to face the Russian gas crisis.
Commonwealth Games 2022 being telecast LIVE on DD Sports
As the much-celebrated Commonwealth Games begin, Doordarshan Sports is bringing you all the action Live from the ground, starting from the opening ceremony till the end of the 2022 edition of the Commonwealth Games on August 8, 2022.
DD Sports began its broadcast on July 28, 2022, with the grand Opening Ceremony at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham, England. The sporting events spanning 20 Sports categories are being telecast live by DD Sports only on DD FreeDish, starting from July 29.