The government is moving forward to procure 114 jets for the IAF at a whopping cost of USD 20 billion, billed as one of the world's biggest military acquisition programmes in recent years.
As part of the package, India has offered to set up an MRO facility in Malaysia for its Su-30 fighter fleet as it is facing difficulties in procuring spares for the aircraft from Russia.
Mayiladuthurai: Section 144 enforced in Melaparuthikudi; farmers begin direct sowing amid police protection
Farm workers, predominantly from SC community, are opposed to the direct sowing undertaken by caste Hindu farmers, citing loss of livelihood.
The 200th ship, ‘Balbir’, constructed by Hindustan Shipyard Ltd, will be dedicated to the nation on Tuesday.
Ranjan added that most employees recruited under PM’s job package are teachers and it is not possible to post all of them in schools near cities.
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann said, “This is an inhuman act and I urge Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure the safety and security of the Sikhs residing in Kabul.’’
While dealers said that they are not getting adequate supply from oil majors, Petroleum Ministry officials assured that there is enough stock.
LIC increased its stake in Capri Global Capital from 5.04 per cent to 7.06 per cent at an average cost of Rs 624.61 per share.
Iddenesa Mullick, mother of three daughters and one son, lives in a small house off the NH-6 where the protesters put up a roadblock.
Moninder Kumar Nath, a prominent leader of the Hindu community and president of Mahanagar Sarvajan Puja Samiti, said that a lot remains to be done for the community.
Residents said the board was erected near the Southadka Mahaganapathi temple on Friday.
Hundreds of government employees took out a march on Thursday to demand their immediate transfer to their respective home districts in J&K's Jammu city.
Though the double-digit price rise helped India’s FMCG market grow 6% in value in the January-March quarter, it witnessed a contraction in volume terms.
Prolonged and accentuated inflationary pressure, rise in unemployment, fall in disposable incomes could lead to a demand shock, FMCG major Hindustan Unilever said on Monday.
Chennai Customs blanked Hindustan Eagles FC 3-0 in a senior division match of the Chennai Football Association played at JN stadium here on Friday.