P Chidambaram arrested, INX Media Case Highlights: A Delhi Special Court Thursday granted the CBI 5-day custody of Congress leader P Chidambaram, who has been arrested in the INX Media case.
Before his arrest, Chidambaram briefly appeared at the AICC headquarters in New Delhi to address the media on the charges levelled against him in the INX Media case
The Modi government on Wednesday appointed outgoing Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba as Cabinet Secretary for two years. His tenure will be effective from August 30, 2019, as per the official order.
In a 29-minute operation that started at 9.02am Tuesday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) successfully guided Chandrayaan-2 into an elliptical orbit around Moon
Isro chairman K Sivan, said: “We’ve crossed another milestone. A precise LOI put chandrayaan-2 in the desired orbit perfectly”
In the context of the regional situation, PM Modi called Trump and stated that extreme rhetoric and incitement to anti-India violence by certain leaders in the region was not conducive to peace.
Amid growing tensions between India and Pakistan following the revocation of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status, the United Nations Security Council on Friday held a closed-door meeting at its headquarters at China’s behest.
PM Narendra Modi Independence Day speech: The three armed forces of India will now have a post of Chief of Defence Staff that will integrate the operations of the three forces-the Army, Navy and Air Force.
On Monday evening, the Rajya Sabha witnessed a historic moment, one in which several “experts” on Kashmir, the Congress and regional parties in Jammu and Kashmir were proved wrong. After the chairman Venkaiah Naidu put the resolution moved by home minister Amit Shah on repealing Article 370 to vote, the resolution was passed by a voice vote. Only the Congress and some other parties such as the Left, Samajwadi Party and DMK opposed it.
England were declared winners of the Cricket World Cup 2019 after a tied match and Super Over against New Zealand on account of the superior number of boundaries hit by the hosts.
PM Narendra Modi on Friday put forward a five-point approach to address common challenges facing the world, including protectionism, unilateralism at global financial organisations like the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and terrorism.