Rajnath also re-named the Army Sports Institute Stadium after Neeraj Chopra, who bagged the country’s first gold in athletics at Tokyo Olympics
Taliban with their forces is now controlling more than 400 district centres, which is more than half of Afghanistan.
Russia's Defence Ministry said the missile was launched from an Admiral Groshkov frigate located in the White Sea, in the north of Russia
The Chief of Army Staff is on a two-day visit on the second leg of his two-nation tour of the UK and Italy.
How do we tackle these unseen and untracked monsters in skies?
A high-level meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and attended by Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval has taken key decisions in this regard.
What has raised concern this time is the distance travelled by drone and that too without being detected.
An employee of the Ministry of Defence (MoD) had reported the loss of the documents last week.
The sources said though the Army and the Navy were in favour of rolling out of the theatre commands, the Air Force has some reservations over them.
'The drug is expected to save precious lives due to the mechanism of operation of the drug in infected cells. This also reduces the hospital stay of COVID-19 patients,' the defence ministry said.
The emergency powers were sanctioned to the armed forces last year too when the COVID-19 pandemic first broke out.
A study released by defence website ‘Military Direct’ stated that China has the world’s strongest military, closely followed by the US and India
'The condition in Assam has improved a lot. The state is on the path of progress', said Rajnath Singh as he addressed his maiden election rally in Assam.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the remark while addressing the valedictory session of the Combined Commanders Conference.
Jaishnakar, who is in Maldives on a two-day visit, held discussions with Maldivian Defence Minister Mariya Didi.
Described as one of the most advanced anti-tank weapons in the world by the defence ministry, the missiles were test-fired at Rajasthan's Pokhran deserts
The minister also informed the House that 11 Rafale fighter jets have arrived in the country and the number will reach 17 by March this year.
Aero India is the world's first hybrid airshow that took-off in Bengaluru on Wednesday.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.