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Indian Army’s top officers take integrity pledge

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, Indian Army Chief General M.M. Naravane and all commanders of force took an...

India has never gone to war for selfish reasons: NSA Doval

New Delhi/Rishikesh, Oct 26 (IANS) National Security Advisor Ajit Doval has said that India has never gone to war with anyone for selfish reasons...

Indian Army to hold 4-day Commanders’ Conference from Monday

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Amid border stand-off with China, Indian Army will hold a four-day commanders’ conference starting from Monday where all strategic and...

India successfully tests anti-tank guided missile Nag, ready for induction in Army

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) India successfully carried out the final trial of anti-tank guided missile -- Nag -- on Thursday. The missile will...

Indian Army Vice Chief meets US Army counterparts to enhance military cooperation

New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS): Indian Army Vice Chief Lieutenant General S. K. Saini visited US Army 25th Infantry Division Lightning Academy and interacted...

India successfully test fires Brahmos missile form navy ship

New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) India successfully test fires Brahmos supersonic cruise missile from Indian Navy's stealth destroyer on Sunday."Brahmos, the supersonic cruise missile...

India conducts another night trial of Prithvi-II missile

Bhubaneswar, Oct 16 (IANS): India on Friday successfully conducted another night trial of indigenously-developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II ballistic missile from a defence test facility off Odisha...

Next batch of Rafale combat jets to arrive in India in Nov

New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) The Indian Air Force is making preparation to receive the second lot of Rafale combat aircraft built by French...

Defence industry must evolve to meet needs of armed forces: Army Vice Chief

New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) The Indian defence industry needs to evolve to provide solutions for the protection requirements of armed forces, Indian Army...

IAF Day: Prez, PM greet nation, laud air warriors for humane services

New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the nation on the occasion of 88th...

No govt decision yet over procurement of 30 armed drones from US

New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) The Defence Ministry has not yet reached any conclusion over procurement of 30 armed drones from US-based General Atomics...

India can become base for defence industry: Rajnath

New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India can prove to be an excellent base for the defence and aerospace industry, for provision of repair, overhaul, maintenance...

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Study shows evidence of waning immunity to Covid-19

London, Oct 28 (IANS): Researchers in the UK have found that antibodies against Covid-19 declined rapidly in the hundreds of...

Economic growth in FY21 may be negative: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Sitharaman on Tuesday said that India's economic growth in the current financial year may be in the negative zone or near zero amid the...

Maintain existing explorers’ license in new law: Mining industry

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The mining industry has once again sought the government's intervention to prevent denial of mining rights to existing explorers...

Microsoft Teams platform reaches 115mn daily active users: Nadella

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Microsoft Teams platform has reached 115 million daily active users and the company is seeing increased usage intensity as...

Study shows evidence of waning immunity to Covid-19

London, Oct 28 (IANS): Researchers in the UK have found that antibodies against Covid-19 declined rapidly in the hundreds of thousands of people across England.According...

SRH hammer DC by 88 runs, stay alive in race for playoffs

Dubai, Oct 27 (IANS) SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) recorded a mammoth 88-run win over Delhi Capitals (DC) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) on Tuesday, and...

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Micromax partners with MediaTek for upcoming ‘in’ smartphones

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Domestic electronics company Micromax on Wednesday said it has partnered with Taiwan-based fabless semiconductor company MediaTek to start design and development of smartphones in India under the “in mobiles” brand.Micromax earlier said that it would unveil its...

Study shows evidence of waning immunity to Covid-19

London, Oct 28 (IANS): Researchers in the UK have found that antibodies against Covid-19 declined rapidly in the hundreds of thousands of people across England.According to CNN, the research team from Imperial College London, who sent out home finger-prick tests to more...

Microsoft Teams platform reaches 115mn daily active users: Nadella

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Microsoft Teams platform has reached 115 million daily active users and the company is seeing increased usage intensity as people communicate, collaborate and co-author contents across work, life, and learning, CEO Satya Nadella has said.According to...

Bihar Phase I: Voting underway for 71 seats

Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Polling was underway on Wednesday for the first phase of Assembly polls in Bihar amid tight security while following Covid-19 norms put in place.The polling began at 7 a.m. for the 71 Assembly constituencies in 16 districts.According...

Economic growth in FY21 may be negative: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Sitharaman on Tuesday said that India's economic growth in the current financial year may be in the negative zone or near zero amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.Speaking at the India Energy Forum of CERAWeek, Sitharaman, however, noted that signs of revival...

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Modi Govt cleared purchase of 24 American helicopters for Navy

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Ahead of US President Donald Trump''s visit to India, the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) headed Prime Minister Narendra...

Indian Army to order another 72,000 Sig 716 assault rifles

New Delhi, July 13 (ANI): Amid the ongoing dispute with China over boundary issue, the Indian Army is going to place another order of...

DRDO spends 25% of budget on R&D, says Chairman

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Chairman Satheesh Reddy said they were spending 25 per cent of the budget on research and development (R&D)."The...

Indigenous guided missile destroyer ‘Imphal’ launched

Indigenously-designed and constructed guided missile destroyer 'Imphal' was launched at the Mazgaon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd. yard here on Saturday morning.As per maritime traditions, Reena...

DRDO tests intertial guided bomb from Sukhoi fighter jet

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Friday successfully flight tested a 500 kg class Inertial Guided Bomb from the IAF's frontline Su-30...

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Economic growth in FY21 may be negative: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Sitharaman on Tuesday said that India's economic growth in the current financial year may be in the negative zone or near zero amid the...

Maintain existing explorers’ license in new law: Mining industry

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The mining industry has once again sought the government's intervention to prevent denial of mining rights to existing explorers...

Long-steel makers face up to 100 bps hit on profitability

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS): Secondary long-steel producers may sustain their credit profiles this fiscal despite facing up to 100 basis points decline in profitability...

Futures Retail anticipates liquidation if deal with RIL fails

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS): As a Singapore arbitration court has temporarily halted the acquisition process of Future Group's retail business by Reliance Retail, there...

Amazon flexes muscles but Reliance holds deep war chest

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The face-off between Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) and Jeff Bezos-run behemoth Amazon over the retail assets of...

Consumers may get relief on petrol, diesel prices ahead of Diwali

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Consumers can cheer as oil marketing companies (OMC) may actually bring down the retail prices of petrol and diesel...

Technology

Micromax partners with MediaTek for upcoming ‘in’ smartphones

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Domestic electronics company Micromax on Wednesday said it has partnered with Taiwan-based fabless semiconductor company MediaTek to start design and...

Microsoft Teams platform reaches 115mn daily active users: Nadella

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Microsoft Teams platform has reached 115 million daily active users and the company is seeing increased usage intensity as...

Samsung working on foldable smartphones with pop-up camera

Seoul, Oct 27 (IANS) Samsung is reportedly working on a foldable smartphone with a pop-up camera that would be the company’s first phone with this camera...

FB India’s controversial public policy head Ankhi Das quits

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS): Facebook India's controversial public policy head Ankhi Das is leaving the company with immediate effect "to pursue her interest in...

IIT-G develops low-cost technology to produce psychoactive drugs

Guwahati, Oct 27 (IANS): Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IIT-G) on Tuesday said its researchers have developed a low-cost membrane technology to produce psychoactive drugs...

Nokia phones tops trust rankings for enterprises, Xiaomi 5th

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Nokia-branded phones have one again topped the global rankings in providing the fastest software and security updates with the highest...

National News

Bihar Phase I: Voting underway for 71 seats

Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Polling was underway on Wednesday for the first phase of Assembly polls in Bihar amid tight security while following Covid-19...

India, US jointly challenge China on South China Sea

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) India and the US on Tuesday reiterated their commitment to maintain a free and open Indo-Pacific region, in a...

‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ about creating globally competitive enterprises: PM

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called upon exporters to create "globally competitive" enterprises in India in the spirit...

States urged to adopt national approach: Niti Aayog on ‘free vaccine’

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) State governments have been asked to take a national approach in engaging the drug companies and deciding the criteria...

Delhi nearing third peak, situation worrisome in WB, Kerala: NITI Aayog

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) While the spread of Covid-19 in the country seems to be stabilising for now, two states and an Union...

Era of scams in thousands of crores is behind us, says Modi

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a seeming dig at the Congress-led UPA government, on Tuesday said that the era of corruption...