Indian Navy’s fifth Scorpene class submarine Vagir, having superior stealth features like the advanced acoustic absorption technique, was launched on Thursday at the Mazagon Dock in south Mumbai. Vijaya, wife of Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik, launched the submarine through video conferencing.
An assurance that India will use its vaccine production and delivery capacities for the benefit of the entire world, a strong pitch for UN reforms and a subtle message to China — that India’s friendship with any country is not targeted at a third country — formed the highlights of PM Narendra Modi’s virtual address to the 75th session of the UN General Assembly.
Within 10 months of becoming the 11th national president of the BJP, JP Nadda has proved his leadership potential by leading the party to a spectacular success in several states simultaneously.
A man was arrested last week after striking a 12yearold girl in the face with a flagpole during a small rally for President Donald Trump near a Florida intersection, authorities said.