Wednesday , 16 January 2019

National News

Every Indian can be proud of manned space mission: ISRO chief

NEW DELHI/HYDERABAD: Technologies that will help in sending an Indian astronaut to space by 2022, as announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Independence Day address Wednesday, have already been completed, ISRO Chairman K Sivan said. Please like & share: Read More »

Gaganyaan to take Indian astronaut to space by 2022: PM

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday announced an ambitious mission of sending an Indian astronaut to space by 2022 on board ‘Gaganyaan’.  The mission, he said in his Independence Day address, would be launched using ISRO’s own capabilities, and on successful completion, make India the fourth nation in the world to do so. Please like & share: Read More »

Torrential rains disrupt normal life in Karnataka

BENGALURU: Torrential rains measured at 35 cm lashed Karnataka’s coastal and south interior districts, forcing suspension of train and bus services and disrupting normal life, officials said on Wednesday. Please like & share: Read More »

Permanent commissioning of women in armed forces announced

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday announced that women officers recruited under the short service commission in the armed forces will have the option of taking up permanent commission, which he described as a “gift” to the “brave daughters”. Modi made the policy announcement while addressing the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of ... Read More »

Kerala issues red alert, flood death toll rises to 58

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: An incessant downpour battered Kerala again on Wednesday resulting in 19 more deaths and further destruction, forcing the authorities to issue a red alert across the southern state. Please like & share: Read More »

Karnataka’s JDS-Cong govt cries foul, BJP welcomes order

BENGALURU: The Karnataka government on Tuesday said it would take an appropriate decision on the final award of the Mhadei Water Dispute Tribunal only after studying the report in detail and consulting relevant authorities. Please like & share: Read More »

Partial success, but we will appeal: Karnataka counsel

BENGALURU: Karnataka counsel fighting the case of river water sharing in Mahadayi with Goa Mohan Kataraki said it was a partial success the state had received from the Tribunal which pronounced its orders on Tuesday and the state would seek redressal for more allocation of water from a higher court. Please like & share: Read More »

Cong dares PM to dissolve Lok Sabha, hold early polls with states

NEW DELHI: Amid talks of simultaneous polls, the Congress on Tuesday dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to dissolve the Lok Sabha early and announce general elections along with polls in four states where the terms of the assemblies end this year. Please like & share: Read More »

I am married to party: Rahul

HYDERABAD: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday remarked that he is married to the party. He made the comment during an interaction with editors when he was asked about his marriage plans. Please like & share: Read More »