India ready with system to counter drone attacks

India has identified the system and technology to tackle ‘rogue drones’, reports said, quoting higly placed sources. Continue Reading

TN says yes to Plus 2 exams, no to NEET

The Tamilnadu government has informed the Centre that it is in favour of conducting Class 12 board exams after the decline of Covid-19 cases. However, it has opposed NEET for admission to medical courses. Continue Reading

2-DG: DRDO unveils anti-Covid drug

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh tonday (May 17, 2021) released the first batch of the anti-Covid-19 drug 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG) to strengthen India’s fight against the coronavirus. Continue Reading

President Kovind to undergo bypass surgery today

President Ram Nath Kovind will undergo a ‘planned’ heart bypass procedure today, according to a statement from the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Continue Reading

Farmers’ leader calls Rajnath Singh a ‘caged parrot’

Bharatiya Kisan Union president Naresh Tikait called Defence Minister Rajnath Singh a caged parrot and said the farmers’ issues could be resolved if he is given the freedom to talk with them. Continue Reading

Tamil is ‘Amma’ of all languages: Rajnath Singh

Asserting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a ‘personal relationship’ with Tamilnadu, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that the Central government is committed to ensuring that Tamil refugees in Sri Lanka live with peace, equality and dignity. Continue Reading

India-China disengagement complete: Rajnath Singh

The disengagement process by India and China in eastern Ladakh is ‘complete’ after nine rounds of diplomatic and military level talks between the two neighbours, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday, even as he hit out at Congress for ‘doubting’ Indian soldiers’ bravery. Continue Reading