As India celebrated the 75th anniversary of its independence on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi framed his political argument on two pillars — spelling out a five-point “pran” (commitment/resolve) for the future and how the twin challenges of “corruption” and “dynasty politics and nepotism” confront the nation. The Prime Minister’s Independence Day speech focused on the big picture, and not the micro as in the past. It was devoid of any announcements on any social sector schemes. Modi largely dwelt on the ideas for the future.
In her Independence Day message, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi said attempts to "trivialise" the sacrifices of freedom fighters and the country’s "glorious achievements" over the last 75 years can never be accepted.
The court said that New Balance has made out a prima facie case for grant of an injunction and the balance of convenience also lies in its favour.
The finance minister’s impending visit to Baramati, which happens to be the home town of NCP president Sharad Pawar and his family, has created a flutter within the political circles. The Baramati Lok Sabha seat is represented by Supriya Sule, daughter of Sharad Pawar.
A community-level network is trying to save the horseshoe crabs, an endangered species endemic to the West Bengal-Odisha border.
“He visited the Headquarters of the ‘2 Signals Training Centre’ and reviewed the ongoing projects, training and welfare issues,” a press statement said.
On Sunday evening, after heavy rain lashed the region, Sunita Rani along with her husband and four other family members were swept away by the strong current of the floodwater. Four of her family members were rescued while she and her husband went missing, villagers said.
An AMC health official said on condition of anonymity that vector-borne diseases in Ahmedabad city are on the rise month wise but is lower than that reported in 2019.
During his speech on India’s 76th Independence Day after hoisting the national flag at Vidhan Bhawan, Adityanath said his government has already assured ‘kanoon ka raj’ (the rule of law) along with ‘pardarshi’ and ‘jawabdeh’ (transparent and answerable) government.
According to the police, the robbery happened on Saturday when the burglars fled with 31.7 kg of gold, worth Rs 15 crore, after tying up the firm's employees.
Presenting a report card of his government, KCR spoke about the growth in Telangana's GDP and welfare schemes like Dalitha Bandhu, Rythu Bandhu, Rythu Bheema.
Despite permission from National Tiger Conservation Authority, Karnataka has cited the presence of temple in MM Hills Wildlife Sanctuary as a barrier to making it a tiger reserve. Activists allege that politicians are eying several projects, including small hydel projects, inside the sanctuary.
Ola Electric says their new electric vehicle will have a range of 500 kilometres and that it can accelerate from 0 to 100 kilometres per hour in just four seconds. The car is scheduled for launch in 2024.
With a height of 359 metre, the Chenab bridge is 30 metre higher than Eiffel Tower in Paris.
Amid the complaints of overnight changes in final scores and errors in application numbers, the hashtag #JEEMainsThirdAttemptForAll also trended on Twitter with users demanding the third round of of the entrance test.