May 22, 2017
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UP Elections 2017: PM Modi Bolsters BJP’s Development Plank, Invokes ISRO’s Recent Success


The PM is busy campaigning for the BJP as it struggles to keep up with the SP-Congress combine in the UP Elections 2017. The PM today invoked the success of the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO, which successfully launched 104 miniature artificial satellites in orbit a day ago. The Prime Minister Narendra Modi also sought to find fault with …

#TNCrisis: Sasikala To Surrender Today in Bengaluru; Golden Bay Resort Witnesses Record Police Presence


The ongoing crisis in the southern bastion of Tamil Nadu continues to be on the boil today as V.K. Sasikala is to surrender in a Bengaluru court after the AIADMK general secretary’s conviction was not stayed by the apex court of the country. The focus will now shift to the governor of TN, C. Vidyasagar Rao, who is expected to …

Do We Need More Surgical Strikes In Order To Tame A Belligerent Pakistan?

Indian army

Early in the morning today, three army personnel were martyred in an encounter with terrorists who had infiltrated and entered Indian territory in the Hajin area of Bandipora district in Jammu and Kashmir. Reports suggest that one terrorist, presumed to be from the Lashkar-e-Taiba or the LeT, was also killed. Indian Army officers have also recovered arms and ammunitions from the …

Made in India LCA Tejas Not Good Enough For The Indian Navy?

AA Tejas all up

In a scathing blow to the ‘Make in India’ scheme, the Indian Navy has spurned the home-grown Light Combat Aircraft or the LCA program, Tejas. The Navy has stated that the fighter aircraft as ‘too heavy’ and has chosen not to acquire them for its regular use. The dependence on externally acquired or imported fighter aircraft will have to be …

7th Pay Commission: Cabinet Releases Arrears for Defense Personnel Pensioners


The Union Cabinet has recently proposed to give arrears to thousands of Defense pensioners who were having high hopes from the government after the fresh recommendations made for 7th Pay Commission. The center, yesterday, released series of notifications where Defense personnel who have long served the nation and who are now enjoying their retirement smiled with joy as the good news poured …

7th Pay Commission: Railway Employees Find No Relief Even As Bank Employees Receive DA Hike

7th CPC-Demonetisation

The recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission has been implemented for PSU bank employees and the employees of the Bureau of Indian Standards or BIS. The move will see a hike in the Dearness Allowance or the DA of the bank employees. On the other hand, over 10 lakh railway employees are holding a protest across the nation today. The protest …

Uttarakhand Elections 2017: Who Will Emerge as Winner to Rule Devbhumi

The assembly elections in Uttarakhand which is to be held on February 15th, 2017, where almost 10, 150,000 people will vote in 70 constituencies in favour of few contesting parties. Currently ruled by Congress with Mr. Harish Rawat as its Chief Minister, Bharatiya Janta Party emerges as another massive opposition who is pretty keen to put its front foot forward …

Goa Elections 2017: Single Phase Polls to be Held Among 7 Parties


The assembly elections for Goa are drawing close to its date; the State is geared up to vote the deserving candidate in upcoming Goa Elections 2017 to be held on 4th February. Ruling party BJP won the elections in 2012 thus making Shri Laxmikant Yeshwant Parsekar it’s 12th Chief Minister of Goa. Bharatiya Janta Party and Congress turning out to …

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