Sunday, 27 September 2020 Former Union minister Jaswant Singh passed away on Sunday morning. He was 82. Jaswant Singh was a retired officer of the Indian Army and was one of the founding members of the Bhartiya Janata Party. He held the defence, external affairs and finance portfolios in Vajpayee government's different ministries from 1996-2004.
Former union minister Jaswant Singh died of cardiac arrest this morning in Delhi. He was 82 years old. Jaswant Singh had served as India's foreign minister, defense minister and finance minister. He was an officer in the Indian Army in the 1950s and 60s, but he later resigned to pursue a career in...
BJP workers celebrated the launch of the first phase of COVID-19 vaccination drive in Mumbai. They burnt effigy of coronavirus in Ghatkopar area to celebrate the vaccine drive. The mega COVID-19 vaccination drive began in India on Jan 16
The Congress proposed that the TMC should merge with it instead to put up a united fight against the BJP. The BJP, which has emerged as a potent force in the state, said the TMC's suggestion amounted to admission that it was not in a position to take on the saffron party on its own in the assembly polls in West Bengal due in April-May. "If the Left Front and the Congress are genuinely anti-BJP, they should rally behind Mamata Banerjee in her fight against the communal and divisive politics of the saffron party," senior TMC MP Sougata Roy said. Reacting to the TMC's proposal, state Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury blamed the West Bengal's ruling party for the growth of the BJP in the state. "We are not interested in aligning with the TMC. Why is the TMC now interested in an alliance with us after poaching our MLAs over the last 10 years. If Mamata Banerjee is in keen on fighting the BJP, then she should join the Congress as it is the only pan-India platform to fight against communalism," he said. Watch the full video for more details.
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Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane lashed out at Pakistan over its continued support to terrorists. Speaking at the Army Day celebration, the Army Chief said that Indian forces have been giving a stern response to provocations at the border and added that around 300 to 400 terrorists are waiting across the border to infiltrate into India. He also added that forces have thwarted numerous infiltration attempts by terrorists into Kashmir. The Army Chief also added that there has been a 44% rise in ceasefire violations by Pakistan. Watch the full video for all the details.
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An artist of Odisha's Puri has beautifully created one model of Indian Army tank. Saswat Ranjan Sahoo used 2,256 matchsticks to make this model. He took 6 days to create this masterpiece and paid tribute to the Indian Army. The overall height of Indian Army tank is 9 inches and width is 8 inches.
During the inaugural function of India's first-ever driverless train operations on the Delhi Metro's Magenta Line on December 28, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that by 2025, government will take metro service to more than 25 cities. "First metro in Delhi was started with the efforts of Atal Ji. When our govt was formed in 2014, only 5 cities had metro services and today 18 cities have metro rail services. By 2025, we will take this service to more than 25 cities," said PM Modi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated India's first-ever driverless train on Delhi Metro's Magenta Line and launched National Common Mobility Card on the Airport Express Line on December 28, via video conferencing. "First metro in Delhi was started with the efforts of Atal Ji. When our government was formed in 2014, only 5 cities had metro services and today 18 cities have metro rail service. By 2025, we will take this service to more than 25 cities," said PM Modi. The driverless trains will be fully automated, which will eliminate the possibility of human error, the government has said. The driverless train will operate from Janakpuri West-Botanical Garden. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also attended the event. Watch the full video for more.
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An environmentalist paid unique tribute to late former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the occasion of his 96th birth anniversary. Samarendra Behera expressed his birthday wishes to Vajpayee on December 25 in Odisha's Mayurbhanj. He carved out portrait of Bharat Ratna awardee Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the tree trunk. Samarendra hails from Agada Village of Mayurbhanj district in Odisha. The BJP stalwart was famous for his political reign and also for his oratory and poetry skills.
PM Modi and several top BJP leaders condoled the death of veteran BJP leader and former union minister Jaswant Singh, who died at the age of 82 after battling with multi-organ dysfunction. There seems..
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Former union minister Major (Retd) Jaswant Singh passed away at the age of 82 on September 27. He was admitted on 25 June and was being treated for Sepsis with Multiorgan Dysfunction Syndrome. He had a..
Sena leader leader Sanjay Raut said if Bihar doesn't have enough issues, Mumbai can parcel some. The Sena leader's jibe comes a day after the Election Commission announced the schedule of Bihar polls...
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