Australian media reported that sensitive data concerning India’s Scorpene Submarine has been leaked, posing serious threat to the Indian Navy’s stealth weapons. The data, reportedly running into over 22, 000 pages, has been marked ‘Restricted Scorpene India’. The Indian Express has not accessed the data. The documents belong to DCNS – the company that is building India’s Scorpene Submarines. It could well provide an intelligence landmine if obtained by India’s neighbours – Pakistan or China. First of the Scorpene class submarines being built in India – Kalvari – went for sea trials in May, 2016 and is expected to be inducted in the Indian Navy soon. Indian Navy officials have said the six submarines, once inducted, would form the core of the Navy’s submarine arm for the next two decades.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday gave his go-ahead to advancing the introduction of the general budget to the first week of February so as to dovetail Presidential approval a day before the new financial year starts on April 1. Arun Jaitley had said that advancing the Budget would help improve public spending through a more balanced expenditure across the year and help implement tax proposals from the very start of the fiscal.
PV Sindhu was accorded a rousing welcome by the Andhra Pradesh government for her stupendous performance at the just-concluded Rio Games.
Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook has written a letter to 'Apple community in Europe' saying the “tax claim has no basis in fact or in law”, a day after the company was slapped a tax bill of$14.6 billion in Ireland by the EU.
The court said that existing bail bonds and sureties furnished by the trio at the time of interim bail will remain in force till further orders.
The seven trustees of the Haji Ali Dargah met Monday evening and decided that they needed to create a consensus from within the community before they shored up their plan of action.
On Friday, Mamata had said she would not go to the Vatican City as part of the Indian government delegation for the canonisation ceremony, but as a guest of the Missionaries of Charity.
Cops lodge offence against panchs of Lingayat Gawli community; probe on.
District magistrate had ordered taking physical possession of the hotel.
The proposed Bill bars married couples who have biological or adopted children, single people, live-in partners and homosexuals from opting for surrogacy.
Trump's call for Mexico to fund the wall is often the central moment of his campaign rallies. He asks the crowd who will pay for the wall, and supporters shout back, "Mexico!"
Measures include easier norms for quicker settlement of disputes.