As many as 28 projects spread over 10 states were approved under the CEFPPC Scheme during the Inter-Ministerial Approval Committee (IMAC) meeting that took place on Saturday. The projects are likely to generate employment for nearly 10,000 people. The meeting was chaired by Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Rural Development and Food Processing Industries, Narendra Singh Tomar.
Amal Clooney has become the highest profile lawyer to quit an official job over her opposition to the British government’s suggestion that it could break international law in the event it fails to agree a trade deal with the European Union.
In a year of cataclysm, some world leaders at this weeks annual United Nations meeting are taking the long view, warning: If COVID19 doesn’t kill us, climate change will.
The poor and weakest members of society should get preferential treatment when a vaccine for the coronavirus is ready, Pope Francis told the United Nations on Friday.