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  • Wednesday, February, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 09:16:15
  • Nation salutes indomitable spirit of ISRO scientists for their courageous feat

    Morale boosting messages poured in from various quarters for ISRO as several leaders asked the space agency not to get disheartened after Chandrayaan-2’s Vikram lander lost contact with ground stations minutes before its planned touchdown on the lunar surface. The President Ram Nath Kovind congratulated the entire team of ISRO scientists for showing exemplary commitment […]

    Chandrayaan-2 all set to soft-land on moon’s surface

    India is all set to create history in a few hours from now as its lunar mission, Chandrayaan-2 will make a soft landing on the surface of the moon after midnight tonight between 1 and 2 am. This will be India’s first soft landing on the moon’s surface. The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is […]

    SC to examine legal challenge to abrogation of Article 370; refers matter to 5-judge Constitution bench

    The Supreme Court today decided to examine the legal challenge against the Centre’s decision to abrogate Article 370, which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir, and referred the matter to a five-judge Constitution bench. The apex court issued notices to the Centre and Jammu and Kashmir administration on a batch of pleas challenging the […]

    PM Modi rejects any scope for third party mediation on Kashmir

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today categorically rejected any scope for third party mediation between India and Pakistan on Kashmir, saying the two countries can discuss and resolve all issues bilaterally. Prime Minister Modi made these remarks while interacting with the media alongside US President Donald Trump after their bilaetral talks on the sidelines of the […]

    PM Modi to address sessions on environment, climate, oceans & digital transformation at G7 Summit today

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the G7 Summit in France today. Mr Modi will address sessions on environment, climate, oceans and digital transformation at the G7 Summit in Biarritz, France. Although India is not a member of the G7 group, Mr Modi will attend the G7 Summit as a special guest as he has […]

    PM Modi holds talks with King of Bahrain; Conferred “The King Hamad Order of the Renaissance award”

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa in Manama on various bilateral and regional issues. The two leaders discussed ways to strengthen the friendship between India and Bahrain, with a focus on business relations and cultural exchange. Mr Modi also held a meeting with his Bahraini counterpart […]

    Former FM and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley passes away

    Senior BJP leader and Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley passed away in New Delhi today. He was ailing for some time. He was undergoing treatment in the intensive care unit under the supervision of a multi-disciplinary team of doctors at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, AIIMS in New Delhi. In a statement, AIIMS said, […]

    PM Modi to hold talks with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold talks with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan today. Mr Modi arrived in UAE capital Abu Dhabi last night which is second leg of his three-nation visit to France, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. The two leaders will discuss the entire gamut of […]

    Government announces a slew of measures to achieve higher economic growth

    Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today announced a series of measures to achieve higher economic growth. In order to encourage investment in capital market, the government has decided to withdraw the enhanced surcharge levied by Finance (No. 2)  Act, 2019 on long and short-term capital gains arising from transfer of equity shares and units. Ms […]

    P Chidambaram to be produced before CBI court in INX media scam

    Senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram who are arrested by CBI in connection with INX media corruption case will be produced before a Delhi Court  today. He was arrested by the probe agency last night from his Jor Bagh residence in New Delhi. Chidambaram was kept at the CBI Headquarters after his […]