Complete prohibition in Bihar has resulted in over 60℅ reduction in road accidents and related deaths due to drunk driving.
Miffed at 12 min delay in starting the Civil Services Day function, chief guest Rajnath singh used the opportunity to chide bureaucrats on their lack of punctuality and asked them to introspect whether the delay is due to laxity of commitment.
US authorities need to keep in mind their interests of American firms doing business in India – says Commerce minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
CBSE has asked it’s affiliated schools across the country to shut down shops selling books, uniforms, stationary, school bags etc., within the premises and strictly comply with its affiliation byelaws.
13 suspected Indian IS fighters killed as MOAB hit Afghanistan; Thirteen suspected Islamic
State fighters from India were among the 96 militants killed when the US military dropped its most
powerful non-nuclear bomb on IS positions in eastern Afghanistan, according to an Afghan media report on Tuesday.
Here’s Your Chance to Bet on India’s Defense Spending Spree; India is about to start an $11 billion sale of
government assets, including holdings in the shipyard and factories that supply India’s military, offering
investors a share of some of the region’s more profitable manufacturers that are benefiting from soaring defense
India, China to resume stalled dialogue on corridor with Myanmar, Bangladesh; The stalled
consultation process for the BCIM (Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar) Economic Corridor is set to
resume, with officials and scholars from the four countries meeting in Kolkata next week after a gap
of more than two-and-half years.
Sri Lanka to offer India port development to balance out China; Sri Lanka may find it difficult
to wriggle out of China’s clutches because of the massive debt it owes to Beijing but to balance things out,
it is now set to allow India to jointly develop the Trincomalee port in northeastern part of the country.
Indian Navy may soon approach Government for 2nd Indigenous Aircraft Carrier; Discussions are
on within the Indian Navy over the second aircraft carrier planned to be built in the country
and it is likely to approach the government with a proposal in another two to three months, a senior
Navy officer said on Tuesday.
Indian warships in Greece on three-day visit; As part of the Indian Navy’s Overseas Deployment (OSD)
to the Mediterranean Sea and the West Coast of Africa, four warships of the Indian Navy ~ Mumbai, Trishul,
Tarkash and Aditya ~ arrived at Souda Bay, Greece, for a three-day visit since Monday.