वाजपेयी की छवि और उसके के सियासी मायने

संदीप ठाकुर / नई दिल्ली काेई नेता कितना बड़ा युगपुरुष या महापुरुष था यह इस बात पर निर्भर करता है कि उस नेता का नाम इतिहास में कैसे दर्ज हाेता या कराया जाता है। दिवंगत पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी की माैत के बाद उनके नाम काे जिस तरह से भुनाने के प्रयास शुरु हाे … Continue reading वाजपेयी की छवि और उसके के सियासी मायने

NEWSPAPERS SCAN – AUG 20

“As floods ebb, Kerala faces massive repair & rehab task” is top headline in the TOI. “Kerala begins long trek back”, headlines The Statesman, with the flood toll at around 370, over 7 lakh in camps, waters beginning to recede, and the focus shifting to rescue and rebuilding. The DNA writes, ” 10,000 being rescued, … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN – AUG 20

Alibaba may invest $5 bn in JV with Reliance Retail; Report

JACK MA OF ALIBABA WEB DESK China’s Alibaba Group is willing to acquire a large stake in Reliance Retail at an investment of $5 billion to challenge the dominance of Flipkart and Amazon in India’s e-commerce market, according to a report in Livemint. According to the paper Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has initiated talks with … Continue reading Alibaba may invest $5 bn in JV with Reliance Retail; Report

Qatar extends Rs 34 crore aid for flood-hit Kerala

AMN Qatar has come out in support of flood-hit Kerala by announcing a financial aid of over 34 crore rupees to help provide shelter to those who lost their homes. According to the Gulf Times, Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani issued a directive to allocate 34.89 crore rupees in aid of those affected by … Continue reading Qatar extends Rs 34 crore aid for flood-hit Kerala

Defence cooperation is a key to ties between Indian and Japan: PM Modi

AMN / NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that defence cooperation was a key pillar of the relationship between India and Japan. He said while interacting with visiting Japanese Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera, who called on him here today. Mr Modi welcomed the strengthening of various defence dialogue mechanisms between the two countries, … Continue reading Defence cooperation is a key to ties between Indian and Japan: PM Modi

Kerala: Flood situation eases; Relief and Rescue operations on

AMN Rescue operations is in full swing in rain-hit Kerala where life is limping back to normalcy with the water gradually ebbing out of many regions. Though the flood havoc has been relieved to some extent, the situation in Chengannur remains unchanged. As per reports, hundreds of people are still trapped in various locations there. … Continue reading Kerala: Flood situation eases; Relief and Rescue operations on

India successfully tests Anti-Tank Guided Missile ‘HELINA’

AMN India has successfully flight tested the indigenously developed helicopter launched Anti-Tank Guided Missile ‘HELINA’ from Pokhran in Rajasthan. A Defence Ministry release said the weapon system tested for its full range was released smoothly from the launch platform yesterday. The missile hit the target with high precision. The indigenously designed and developed guided bombs … Continue reading India successfully tests Anti-Tank Guided Missile ‘HELINA’

Asian Games : Shooter Deepak Kumar bags Silver medal

AMN / JAKARTA Shooter Deepak Kumar today bagged a Silver medal in the 18th Asian Games held here Indonesia. This was India’s second medal in Shooting and it now has 1 Gold, 1 Silver and 1Bronze in its kitty. Deepak claimed the Silver in the Men’s 10-metre Air Rifleevent with a score of 247.7 points. … Continue reading Asian Games : Shooter Deepak Kumar bags Silver medal

India pays homage to Rajiv Gandhi on his 74th birth anniversary

The nation pays homage to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 74th birth anniversary today. Several programmes are being organised in different parts of the country to mark the occasion. Rajiv Gandhi served as Prime Minister from 1984 to 1989.  

Karnataka: 3,500 people rescued in flood and landslide affected Kodagu

WEB DESK More than 3,500 people have been rescued in flood and landslide affected Kodagu district in Karnataka,. A joint operation was launched by Dogra regiment of Indian Army and Karnataka Civil Defence volunteers to rescue people stranded in Somwarpet in Kodagu yesterday. Revenue Minister RV Deshpande and Urban Development and Housing minister UT Khader … Continue reading Karnataka: 3,500 people rescued in flood and landslide affected Kodagu