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  • CBI arrests Army Colonel & others in bribery case

    The Central Bureau of Investigation, CBI has arrested a Colonel of Planning and Engineering Branch of Indian Army, Eastern Command, Kolkata and three others including Managing Director, Director and a representative of Private Company based at Pune in an alleged bribery of 50 thousand rupees. The agency had registered a case against Colonel and three […]

    Bankers meet today in Mumbai to decide on large defaulters

    The leading bankers in meeting planned in Mumbai today likely to finalise their next course of action on six of the 12 bad loan accounts for immediate referral to National Company Law Tribunal, NCLT, after the RBI named the largest defaulters to face bankruptcy proceedings. Quoting a banker PTI said, the first set of six […]

    India successfully test-fires 1st all weather tracked-chassis QR-SAM

    India today successfully test-fired its first all-weather tracked-chassis Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missile (QR-SAM) from a mobile launcher at Integrated Test Range at Chandipur in Odisha. Official sources said, the test was carried out for validating various parameters of the sophisticated weapon system to further strengthen its air defence system.

    GST Council at its 15th meet finalises tax rates

    The Goods and Services Tax Council in its 15th meeting has cleared the pending rules for the rollout of the new indirect tax regime from July 1st. All states have agreed to the July 1st rollout timeline. The GST Council meet, chaired by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, decided the rates of tax and cess on […]

    Army denies any casualty among soldiers in ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops along LoC in J&K

    Army has denied any casualty among its soldiers in ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. A senior officer of 16 Corps yesterday said that the claim of the Pak Army that it killed 5 Indian soldiers and destroyed bunkers in firing on LoC, is totally wrong. Meanwhile, […]

    India & France decide to cooperate in fight against terrorism, climate change

    India and France have decided to work together to fight against terrorism and climate change. Addressing a joint press conference with France President Emmanuel Macron in Paris last evening, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, terrorism and climate change are big challenges before the world. Mr Modi said, Paris accord on climate change is an article […]

    Countdown for GSLV Mark-III-D1 starts tomorrow

    The 25-and-a-half hour countdown for the launch of the national space agency ISRO’s most powerful ever rocket GSLV Mark-III-D1 starts tomorrow. The Launch Authorization Board and the Mission Readiness Committee of the ISRO have given permission for the countdown to start at 3:58 pm on Sunday. The launch vehicle is set to place the nation’s […]

    Election Commission to hold EVM challenge today

    Election Commission will organize EVM challenge in New Delhi today where political parties will try to prove that the machines can be rigged. Only Nationalist Congress Party and CPI(M) have shown willingness to participate in the challenge. The Commission has pulled out 14 Electronic Voting Machines for the challenge from its strong rooms in Uttar […]

    PM Modi reaches Paris on final leg of his 4 nation European tour; To hold talks with French President Emmanuel Macron

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Paris last night on a two-day visit to France. French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb welcomed Prime Minister at the airport. In a tweet, Mr Modi said his visit to Paris will enhance bilateral relations between India and France. He said his visit to France, which is India’s one of […]

    Nirupama Rao appointed public policy fellow to US think-tank

    Former Indian envoy to the US Nirupama Rao has been appointed public policy fellow to a Washington-based think-tank. She will work on a project on the Sino-India ties for the top American think-tank. Ms Rao will be affiliated with the Wilson Centre’s Asia programme. Beginning in June 2017, she will spend three months in residence […]