He said that naval projects last for about a decade, “so the expenditure is spread over 10 to 12 years”. This is why it is “a complex calculation for us to undertake to even determine how much is the amount that we want to seek”.
The complainant, Vice-Admiral Bimal Verma, had stated that as the seniormost officer he should have been appointed Navy chief and claimed that “extraneous considerations” had led to Admiral Singh’s appointment.
Speaking at the first conference of military medicine of the member nations of the Shanghai Cooperation Group (SCO), Singh said the “ever advancing battle field technology has imposed a vast array of previously unrecognised challenges”.
The editorial starts by saying that the nationalisation of banks by former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in 1969 was “the biggest infringement on autonomy of not just the RBI but the entire banking system”.
General Rawat, who arrived in Srinagar on a two-day visit to the Valley today, "shared intelligence reports of a large number of terrorists ready to infiltrate from multiple launch pads across the Line of Control,’’ said an Army release.
Javadekar listed the scrapping of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status under Article 370, criminalisation of triple talaq, and the number of Bills passed in the first session of Parliament as the government’s achievements.
According to the data, in the last 100 days before the Lok Sabha elections were announced and the Model Code of Conduct kicked in, the Centre spent Rs 367 crore between December 1, 2018, and March 10, 2019.
In its application, the Press Council has said that it should be heard as the case “concerns the rights of the journalists/media for free and fair reporting on the one hand and national interest of integrity and sovereignty on the other hand”.