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India builds world's highest road in Ladakh
The Border Roads Organisation has constructed the highest motorable road in the world at the height of 19,300 feet at Umlingla Pass in eastern Ladakh, the defence ministry said on Wednesday. ......
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken calls on Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday welcomed President Joe Biden's strong commitment to strengthen the India-United States strategic partnership when US Secretary of State Antony Blinken......
IAF formally inducts Rafale into 101 Squadron of Eastern Command
The Indian Air Force (IAF) formally inducted the Rafale aircraft into its 101 Squadron of the Eastern Air Command in the presence of Air Chief Marshal R K S Bhadauria at the Hasimara Air Force......
Navy's new submarines will cost $1 bn each
Building 6 conventional submarines is one of the Indian Navy's most important weapon construction programmes.Ajai Shukla reports. Kickstarting one of the Indian Navy's most important weapon......
'Drone attacks are an evolving threat'
'India needs offensive and defensive security measures to protect itself.' IMAGE: Border Security Force personnel carry a Pakistani drone, loaded with a sophisticated rifle and some grenades, that......
Time to END Bank Nationalisation
Nationalisation has served its purpose.It's time to move ahead, keeping majority ownership of the government in a few banks to serve the people, argues Tamal Bandyopadhyay. Illustration: Uttam......
India's Cairn and Unable Moment
The Indian State does not believe in the rule of law. It does not even recognise the need to follow treaties that it itself signed.And so it is refusing to shell out to Cairn; and, as a......
Cairn case: Will India manage to save its foreign assets?
For properties owned by the Indian state that are used for commercial purposes, the “state immunity” defence will not be available. For India to invoke “sovereign” or......
'As finance minister, it is very difficult to do as much as one should'
'Since the NDA took office in 2014, and aggressively since 2019, the Union government seems hell bent on centralising all power and resources, only to fail spectacularly,' Tamil Nadu Finance......
What Shah's cooperation ministry will do
New ministry will bring much-needed transparency in the functioning of the cooperatives, which so far have been riddled with allegations of political interference and mismanagement. IMAGE: Union......
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