India

AP govt to commission study on economic condition of Backward Classes

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu (Photo: PTI)

There are 139 backward communities in Andhra Pradesh and the government is taking all steps for their welfare, the Chief Minister said.

Mortal remains of 9 soldiers flown to Siachen base camp

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Weather between Siachen base camp and Leh is reportedly not fit for helicopter operation, says Army.

First priority to steer TERI away from stress: Ashok Chawla

New TERI Chairman Ashok Chawla (Photo: video grab)

TERI’s Governing Council last evening asked R K Pachauri to go on an indefinite leave from all positions at the institute.

Narendra Modi kick-starts 'Make in India Week' in Mumbai

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the opening ceremony of Make in India week (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister is expected to hold bilateral meetings with senior foreign leaders.

DMK, Congress to fight Tamil Nadu Assembly elections together

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad met DMK president M Karunanidhi at his residence and announced the tie-up. -Twitter

In 2013, DMK snapped ties accusing the Congress of betraying Sri Lankan Tamils.

In Mumbai, Narendra Modi pitches for promotion of art

Modi called for developing 'digital version' of creative works so that future generations can understand the process. - Twitter

Modi inaugurates the new building of the Bombay Art Society in suburban Bandra.

Air power is the most capital-intensive means of war. A modern fighter jet now could cost several hundred crores and the prices seem to be rising exponentially.

I returned to India in August 1946 after serving in Burma and Indonesia during the Second World War.