Strategic Push: India explores feasibility of connecting Tawang with Rail Network; Giving strategic interests a further push, the Centre is exploring feasibility to connect India-China border district Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh with the railway network.
Modi government is taking India’s biggest tax reform to your doorstep: A govt official told ET that the PM wanted the “GST message to travel to the people” so that full information on “the tax reform’s architecture” is understood.
Both the Indian Navy and Coast Guard to receive 16 Dhruv Helicopters each; The government has cleared a proposal worth around Rs 8,000 crore for acquiring Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s 32 Advanced Light Helicopter Dhruv to boost the maritime security capabilities of the Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard, HAL today said.
Youth coming to encounter sites are committing suicide: J&K police chief; Youths who storm the encounter sites in the Valley to hurl stones at security personnel are committing suicide, Jammu and Kashmir Police today said and appealed to them to refrain from such activity.
BJP’s win in Uttar Pradesh polls to put reforms on fast track:Veteran banker KV Kamath pointed out that the political “noise” that’s attended the poll result in UP is only heard within the country.
‘India’s effort to isolate Pakistan hinders prospects of ties’; India’s effort to diplomatically isolate Pakistan hinders any prospects for improved relations, a top American general said today as he expressed concern over ongoing tensions between both the countries.
UP CM urged bureaucrats to be ready to work 18-20 hours a day , warning them not to take home official files.UP government employees wake up to Yogi Adityanath’s work culture
Concerns about an India-Pakistan nuclear war are highly exaggerated; The latest edition of the Carnegie Nuclear Policy Conference in Washington that just ended featured American and foreign nuclear specialists chasing, as usual, the elusive nuclear catastrophe they are convinced is round the corner.
“Full attendance hai, Sahib… babu log kaam chalu kar diye hain… isliye parking full hai,“ remarks a guard at gate number 7. This was not so barely 10 days ago, in a place infamous for set-piece replies like, “Sahib lunch ke baad ayenge (sahib will arrive after lunch)“, and “Aao chalo chai pi ke aate hain (come, let’s go for a cup of tea)“.
Extremely Difficult for Indian Navy’s Submarine Force to Counter Any Hostilities in Current State; In a recent report tabled before the parliament, the ‘standing committee on defence’ has raised serious concerns about the Indian Navy’s underwater force.
The process of granting constitutional backing to NSEBC is driven by the logic that OBCs need a body as empowered as that for scheduled castes and scheduled tribes (SC/ST). Representative Image
India opposes Silk Road because Russian backing for CPEC has Delhi embarrassed: China; India sees China’s Silk Road initiative as a geopolitical competition and is using the Kashmir issue as an “unfounded excuse” to oppose the ambitious project, Chinese state media today alleged and asked New Delhi to “abandon” its “cliche mentality”.
BJP president Amit Shah has directed the state unit to try to win all the seats, rather than aim for 150 or more, as was planned by state president BS Yeddyurappa.The BJP has started its ground-work in all 224 constituencies in Karnataka, a full-year ahead of the scheduled state assembly polls in April-May 2018, in an effort to wrest it from the ruling Congress.
Oppo Chinese Employee tore the Indian National Flag; Oppo India on Wednesday in a statement has announced that the company has fired the employee from China who reportedly tore the Indian national flag and dumped it in a dustbin. This action comes within a day after huge protests were held at Oppo’s Noida sector 63 facility.
Centre accords Z+ VVIP security cover to UP CM Yogi Adityanath
Adityanath will have about 25-28 commandos accompanying him with sophisticated weapons at all times he is mobile and his convoy will have pilot and escort vehicles.
NASA, ISRO jointly working on project NISAR; ISRO and Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are jointly working on the development of Dual Frequency (L and S band) Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging Satellite named as NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR).