India today hoped that the Sri Lankan government will realise the aspirations of the Tamil community in the island nation as the issue figured prominently in wide-ranging talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa.
DMK president M K Stalin today asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to release the political leaders who are detained in Kashmir under the Public Safety Act. In a statement, he said the DMK strongly condemns the detention of former Chief Ministers Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah and Mehabooba Mufti.
Multiple software issues and a poor radio link doomed a test flight of Boeing’s crew capsule late last year, NASA said Friday, revealing for the first time a glitch that could have destroyed the spaceship on its re-entry. The Starliner’s December 20 mission, an uncrewed test flight, was ended early when it failed to engage its thrusters on time, due to a previously reported faulty timer.