The Indian Air Force (IAF) successfully conducted developmental trials of indigenously developed Astra beyond visual range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM). Total of seven trials of Astra BVRAAM conducted in various missions and two of them were against Pilotless Target Aircrafts (PTA) successfully fired. It is one of the smallest weapon system developed by DRDO, having a
According to the Reserve Bank of India Data, India’s foreign-exchange reserves rose past $400 billion for the first time ever, strengthening policy makers’ buffers ahead of an expected reduction in US stimulus. In the previous week, the reserves increased by $3.572 billion to $398.122 billion. The gold reserves remained unchanged at $20.691 billion. The special
Karnataka is the first state to roll out an Electric Vehicle and Energy Storage Policy that looks not only at boosting sales of Electrical Vehicles but also setting up charging infrastructure and special manufacturing zones. Karnataka is looking to attract investments to the tune of Rs 31,000 crore from companies looking at R&D and manufacturing
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today launched the ‘Maharashtra Mission 1 Million’ initiative under which over 10 lakh students across the state will play football. It is the first time in the country and Maharashtra to support was decided by Tawde. The entire Maharashtra becomes Pro football the Mission will not only create football players and
The Indian nation celebrates Engineer’s Day to mark the 156th birth anniversary of Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvarayya, one of the greatest engineers India produced and a person behind many iconic constructions in India. He will mark the 49th anniversary of the Engineers Day in India. He began his career as an Assistant Engineer with Public Works Department
Bengaluru-born 28-year-old Google research scientist Ananda Theertha Suresh in New York has won the Paul Baran Young Scholar award for 2017. Kailath, 82, from Pune and a former professor at Stanford, is the Hitachi American Professor in Engineering Emeritus at the reputed university. He was also conferred with the Padma Bhushan, India’s third highest civilian
In the year 1949, the Constituent Assembly adopted Hindi written in Devanagari script as the official language of the country. The Hindi language will be the national language – on 14 September 1949, the Constituent Assembly took this decision in one vote On the demand of national language campaign, National Language Publicity Committee, Wardha demanded
SK Telecom, the telecommunications service provider in Korea Bharti Airtel India Has announced a strategic partnership So that Airtel will take the help of SK Telecom to create an advanced telecom network It is Korea’s largest telecommunications company, with over 29 million mobile customers, Which are 50 percent of the total market share. Both companies
Prime Minister Narendra Modi received his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe at Ahmedabad in Gujarat. The 12th edition of the India and Japan summit will be held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The two leaders will review the recent progress in the multifaceted cooperation between India and Japan under the framework of their ‘Special Strategic and Global Partnership.
Sachin Tendulkar launched Mission-24 a programme aimed at improving the quality of life in one of Mumbai’s poorest wards through collaborative efforts in the next 24 months. The main aim of the program to provide basic amenities to residents of M-East ward that includes slums of Shivaji Nagar, Deonar and Mankhurd. Through this project, the organisations
The Maharashtra Government and Mother Dairy Fruit and Vegetable Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) signed a lease agreement to set up a state-of-the-art milk and milk products processing plant. As per the agreement, a dairy development initiative will begin in Vidarbha and Marathwada regions to provide access to milk producers
Senior advocate and Advocate Ram Jethmalani announced his retirement from professional practice Ram Jethmalani among the country’s most named lawyers Continue to fight against corruption Organizing a program in honor of Supreme Court Chief Justice Deepak Mishra Advocate Ram Jethmalani announced his retirement
England won the series against the West Indies England won the series 2-1 Anderson, who crossed the 500-wicket RECORD in Test cricket, took 7 wicket in 42 bolls West Indies’ innings to 177 runs man of the series -James Anderson, Shay Hope.
Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) Indigenously developed third-generation anti-tank guided Missile has been successfully tested place-Rajasthan During the trial, the ATMG NAG missile successfully completed both the targets of various categories and conditions with very high accuracy Throughout the test conducted in June 2017 and with two successful tests, the entire test was successful
The Unique Identification Authority of India’s (UIDAI) chief executive officer (CEO) A.B. Pandey was appointed interim chairman of the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN). GSTN’s first chairman Navin Kumar. GSTN is a section 8 non-government, private limited company, providing information technology (IT) backbone and portal for registration and tax returns under the GST regime.