India approaches International Court of Justice, halts Kulbhushan Jadhav’s execution; International Court of Justice has stayed the death sentence given to Kulbhushan Jadhav by Pakistan military court on charges of ‘spying’.
First Private Manufacturer of Indian Navy Vessels begins work on Fuel Tankers; Titagarh Wagons Ltd (TWL) has become the first private company in West Bengal to manufacture vessels for Indian Navy. The company that has decades of wagon manufacturing experience will have its manufacturing operations on Hooghly river at Titagarh, about 20 km upstream from Kolkata.
India will not allow power firms from countries where Indian companies are banned; India is not a market to be exploited and enjoyed when you protect your own market, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said.
India down to 4 old minesweepers as Chinese Subs step up forays into Indian Ocean; India is now left with just four old minesweepers, which are specialised warships used to detect, track and destroy enemy mines to keep harbours and shipping traffic safe.
Coal workers unions declare three-day strike; According to rules, salaries of workmen at Coal India is to be negotiated with the management every five years.
‘Made In India’ multi-role choppers to match Russian Mi-17s: All you need to know; India is pursuing plans to build its own multi-role helicopters that could be made available to the three services in the next 6 years.
ndian Muslim group announces Rs 5 crore reward for those who behead Pakistani soldiers; A little-known Muslim organisation has announced a cash reward of Rs 5 crore for those who behead Pakistani soldiers and hand over the heads to India.
After Cognizant, other IT biggies like Wipro and Infosys also prepare for layoffs
Time for Mehbooba to hand over Kashmir to President: Defence expert; Coming down heavily on Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti for her statement that ‘not every youth in Kashmir is a stone pelter’ and for blaming the media for making the situation worse in the state, defence expert on Tuesday demanded her to recommend a President rule in the Valley as the situation is getting out of control.
Start privatisation with Air India; As the government firms up its list of state-owned enterprises that it plans to privatise, the number one candidate must be Air India. The government should privatise the airline, into which it has poured more.
Gwadar Port to have negative implications for US, Gulf too : ex-Pak envoy; Pakistans strategic Gwadar Port, being developed by China under a USD 46 billion economic corridor initiative, will have implications not only for India but also for the US, Iran and Gulf region, a former Pakistani envoy to the US has said.
Advancing Mutual Partnership : India to source Defence Technology from Japan; India is looking to strengthen its military cooperation with Japan and is interested in sourcing defence technologies for domestic manufacture of arms and equipment, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said.