PM Modi’s nationalism masks a bad economy, protesters say
About 30% of Indian youth aged 15-29 are not in employment, education or training.
New ventures help office-goers sail through commuting chaos
Startups focus on carpools, buses and corporate services to make ride to work pea...
Cabinet approves the post and charter of Chief of Defence Staff
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) will also administer all tri-services organi...
Government amends rules to allow Chief of Defence Staff to serve up to maximum age of 65 years
In a landmark decision, the Cabinet Committee on Security on Tuesday approved the creation of the CDS who will act as the principal military adviser to the defence minister on all matters relating to tri-services.
Day after appointed as CDS, General Rawat visits War Memorial
After three successful years as Indian Army chief, Gen Rawat will hand over the charge to the General M.M. Naravane to lead the Indian Army. Government had appointed General Naravane as next India Army chief. On Monday late night, the Central government announced that General Rawat has been appointed as CDS. General Rawat will serve as CDS till March 31, 2023.
GMR Hyderabad Airport Cargo launches 'HC3 Hyderabad Cargo Charter Circle'
Hyderabad International Airport has witnessed an encouraging demand for cargo charters in the segments like pharmaceuticals, engineering goods, telecom, defence and aerospace commodities.
Iran fires more than a dozen missiles at US forces in Iraq
Iranian officials said Tehran did not want a war and its strikes "concluded" its response to Friday's killing of Qassem Soleimani, a powerful general whose burial in Iran after days of mourning was completed around the same time as Iran's missile launches.
Turbo Aviation to launch new airline by mid-2020, gets 100-million pounds funding from UK group
Set up in 2003 by V Umesh Turbo Aviation currently provides charter services besides aircraft maintenance and ground handling services. "Turbo Aviation has secured 100 million pounds investment from UK business group to launch a commuter air service, TruStar, under Udan scheme," the company said in a release on Monday.
China backed efforts to defuse Indo-Pak tensions post-Pulwama attack: Wang
In an interview to the ruling Chinese Communist Party's official newspaper, the People's Daily, about China's diplomatic achievements in 2019, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi mentioned post-Pulwama tensions and Beijing's attempts to bring peace between India and Pakistan.
CPI MP Binoy Viswam, five party workers detained
Six protesters including Binoy Viswam were detained, police said. The protesters raised 'Save India, Save Democracy' slogans and criticised the Yediyurappa government for its actions against those protesting against the new law.
Parliamentary panel recommends setting up high-powered committee to monitor procurement plans under Chief of Defence Staff
The panel has also suggested that additional funding should be given to the Integrated Defence Staff (IDS)-comprising personnel from the army, air force and navy- so that it is able to meet its operational requirements. The IDS will function under the CDS. It has also suggested that indigenisation should be improved to reduce dependence on defence imports.
Companies optimistic despite consumption slowdown: It’s not all turbulence for luxury goods market
There are definite signs of a chill in sales this festive season, in line with the slowdown in consumption.
Modi-Xi bonhomie, key factor of stability for Sino-India ties in turbulent 2019
Diplomats from both the countries heaved a huge sigh of relief in May after Beijing dropped its decade-long opposition to the UN's designation of Pakistan-based Azhar, in a major diplomatic win for India.
Over 41,000 kg of marigolds airlifted from Bengaluru to create world's largest flower carpet in Dubai
The flowers were airlifted from Kempegowda Airport for the Dubai Festival City.
Kick off 2020 in vogue: Japan's floating hotels, Seychelles's private submarine refine luxe cruising
Royal Caribbean is opening the second phase of its $250 million Perfect Day at CocoCay island in January.
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