Bill to amend Payment of Gratuity Act provisions. The govt has introduced a bill in Lok Sabha that will allow it to notify the period of maternity leave and gratuity that can be availed by employees under a central law
Work has begun to integrate the Brahmos supersonic cruise missile on 40 Sukhoi combat aircraft which is expected to fulfil critical needs of the Indian Air Force in the wake of evolving security dynamics in the region.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu Sunday said that all parties should reach a consensus to clear the long-pending Women’s Reservation Bill. The bill seeks to provide 33 per cent reservation to women in Parliament and state legislatures.
After five days of mammoth search and rescue operation, the Indian army has pulled off the body of one of the five missing soldiers from the tonnes of snow along the Line of Control (LoC) in Naugam sector.
Lockheed Martin, the US firm that is offering to relocate F-16 fighter production to India as the world’s only F-16 line, has rebutted the argument that perceptions of the F-16 as an “outdated fighter” would mean very little international business flowing to India.
After repeatedly blocking United Nations sanctions against Maulana Masood Azhar, head of the terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammad, China has prevented the issuance of a Red Notice against Salafi preacher Zakir Naik, who is wanted in India for terrorist activities.
More than 1,000 Naga rebels were arrested by security forces since the banned NSCN-K attacked an Army convoy and killed 18 soldiers in Manipur two years ago, officials said.
Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO) transferred its technology of Military Aviation Head Up Display Test Platform (MAHTP) to Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) Ministry of Defence, Panchkula on Saturday for its licensed production.
The Jokapatha village, located in Chhattisgarh’s Balrampur district, has received electricity connection for the first time since independence. This comes after Chief Minister Raman Singh launched an electricity development project for the village. “Now our children can study well and progress in life,” said the sarpanch of the tribal village.
BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra has tweeted a poster put up by the Communist Party of India (Marxist) government in Kerala, which had a picture of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. The poster was an invite for party members to attend a meeting on December 16 and 17.