Wednesday, January 17, 2018
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India began countdown to launch 31 satellites in PSLV

India began countdown early Thursday to launch 31 satellites in a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) from its spaceport in Sriharikota, said the space agency. "The 28-hour countdown began at 5.29...
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Israel will invest $68.6 million to boost cooperation with India

Israel will invest $68.6 million to boost cooperation with India in areas like tourism, technology, agriculture and innovation over a period of four years, a senior official in Jerusalem has said...
National Anthem 24indianews

Supreme Court: National anthem in cinema halls not be made compulsory

The Supreme Court has accepted the central government's suggestion that playing the national anthem in cinema halls should not be made compulsory. The court modified its 2016 order a day after...
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India will launch 31 satellites including Cartosat on January 12

India will launch 31 satellites, including earth observation spacecraft Cartosat, on January 12 instead of its earlier tentative schedule on January 10, a space official said on Monday. “The rocket launch to...
Aadhaar Case 24indianews

Edward Snowden tweeted his sharp disapproval of a police case

American whistleblower Edward Snowden has tweeted his sharp disapproval of a police case against journalist who exposed gaps in the security of biometric details of millions of citizens recorded in the...
US Solar Claim 24indianews

India hit back on Washington’s latest on solar power policies

India hit back on Monday at Washington's latest legal assault on its solar power policies at the World Trade Organization, rejecting a US legal claim and exploring possible new protection of...
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Jet Airways has terminated services of two senior pilots

Jet Airways has terminated the services of two senior pilots who were involved in a mid-air brawl while operating London-Mumbai flight on January 1. A senior pilot had allegedly slapped a...
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Chappal Chor Pakistan protested over Kulbhushan Jadhav Family Visit in US

A number of Americans of Indian, Afghan and Baloch descent carrying placards with #ChappalChorPakistan scribbled in bold protested outside the Pakistani embassy in Washington over the mistreatment of Indian national Kulbhushan...
govt bungalows 24indianews

Former Presidents and former Prime Ministers may lose VVIP bungalows

Former Presidents Pranab Mukherjee and Pratibha Patil and former Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh, Atal Bihari Vajpayee and H D Deve Gowada may soon have to vacate their VVIP bungalows allotted to...
Anti-Tank Missiles 24indianews

India has cancelled deal to buy Spike anti-tank guided missiles

India has cancelled a $ 500 million deal to buy 1,600 Spike anti-tank guided missiles from Israel, the state-owned defence contractor Rafael Advanced Defence Systems announced on Wednesday. The Defence Ministry had...