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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given the green signal, India will acquire the Medium Range Surface to Air Defence Missile (MR-SAM) system from Israel at a cost of Rs 17,000 crore.
Counting for polls to 10 municipal corporations, including the cash-rich Brihanmumbai Municipal Corportation (BMC), and 25 zilla parishads, across Maharashtra will begin at 10am on Thursday morning.
Akhilesh responded to PM Modi who had recently accused him of wasting public money on advertisements. "What will happen if the donkeys also start getting advertised?" the UP CM asked the audience.
Three coaches of Delhi bound Kalindi Express along with locomotive engine derails at Tundla junction.
Noted Hindi novelist Ved Prakash Sharma, who has 176 novels to his credit, died late on Friday in Meerut, his family members said on Saturday.
India's only live volcano in the Andaman and Nicobar islands which had started showing activity in 1991 after being dormant for over 150 years has once again become active.
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to enter into a debate to consider a plea to issue directions on playing ‘Vande Mataram’, saying laws did not recognise the concept of a national song.
Eman Ahmed 500-kg Egyptian name as world's heaviest woman in Mumbai for a bariatric surgery. Iman was diagnosed with elephantiasis soon after she was born.
Tamil Nadu assembly will go through the motion of a trust vote for the first time in 29 years on Saturday to decide the fate of the V K Sasikala faction's AIADMK government headed by Edappadi K Palaniswami.
The total number of Supreme Court Judge rises to 28 including the Chief Justice of India as today five new Supreme Court judges were today sworn in.
Over 1,500 Congress activists including party`s senior leaders were arrested on Friday after they participated in a civil disobedience movement in support of their 12-point demands.
Three Ministers jointly flagged off the 9th phase of Science Express Climate Action Special (SECAS) from Safderjung Railway Station here today. While Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Anil Madhav Dave and Union Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Harsh Vardhan were present at the railway station, Union Railway Minister, Shri Suresh Prabhu, joined the flagging off event through video conferencing.
Rajasthan Health Minister Kalicharan Saraf on Thursday said, tobacco ban leads to revenue loss, so it is will be a "foolish decision.
After consuming a midday meal in which a dead rat was allegedly found, 9 students at a government school in the Delhi hospitalized on Thursday.
Delhi serial blasts case which killed over 60 people will be delivered on February 16 , court said on Monday.
Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma launched service for foreign tourists arriving in India on e-visa will get free pre-loaded SIM cards.
In the gun fight encounter, two jawans of Chhattisgarh police’s Special Task Force (STF) were killed in an encounter with Maoists in the restive Bastar region on Wednesday, police said.
With a view to take inspection of electrical over head equipment to a more modern level for ensuring safe rail operation, Indian Railways has decided to introduce 8 Wheeled Diesel Electric Over Head Equipment (OHE) inspection and maintenance Car on Railway Network. With the introduction of these OHE maintenance and inspection cars, the reliability and safety of OHE equipment on Indian Railway will be increased.
Top Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist was eliminated in Bandipora. Both the encounters took place in North Kashmir.
“2nd three-day Workshop for Training Master Trainers in Autism Tools-INCLEN & ISAA” was organized by the National Trust for the welfare of persons with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Retardation, and Multiple Disabilities, a statutory body under Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan), Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in collaboration with Child Neurology Division, Department of Pediatrics, AIIMS, New Delhi from 09-Feb-2017 to 11-Feb-2017 in Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi.
At least 130,000 people were asked to evacuate in Northern California after authorities warned an emergency spillway in the country's tallest dam was in danger of failing Sunday and unleashing uncontrolled flood waters on towns below.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the former`s noble efforts towards social reform and education continue to have a lasting impact while paying his tributes to Arya Samaj founder Swami Dayanand Saraswati on his 193rd birth anniversary.
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is likely to visit the Gujarat Visit. According to BJP sources, the Finance Minister would visit Karnali village and three other hamlets under Vadodara district.
Under Operation Clean Money, I-T dept sent SMS and e-mails to 18 lakh assessees in initial phase. Government on Saturday extended the window for assessees receiving SMS or e-mail queries from the income tax department on cash deposits post demonetisation by 5 days to February 15.