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Swami Vivekananda – India’s youth icon
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Swami Vivekananda – India’s youth icon

Tesla cars. Who hasn’t heard about them? They are trending globally. The company is named after Nikola Tesla the electrical engineer par excellence who wrote thus about the use of akasha and prana in 1907 in an article titled ‘Man’s greatest achievement’ which was published posthumously: Long ago…[mankind] recognized that all perceptible matter comes from […]

Understanding the importance of Amendments to Election Laws
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Understanding the importance of Amendments to Election Laws

In the midst of many tussles in both houses, the opposition parties are demanding that a Parliamentary Panel  be set up to scrutinise the Electoral Law (Amendment) Bill. The ruling NDA government was able to pass the Election Law (Amendment) Bill, 2021 in both the houses of parliament which paved the way for notable changes. […]

The next Chief of Defence Staff of India- Tasks & Challenges
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The next Chief of Defence Staff of India- Tasks & Challenges

The death of General Bipin Rawat has thrown the challenge of choosing the next Chief of Defence Staff to the government and the defence establishment. In the revamped military structure of the Indian Defence establishment, the post of CDS is of pivotal importance. Though there are no fixed rules, the government decides the next CDS […]

Bhutan confers highest civilian award on India’s PM Modi
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Bhutan confers highest civilian award on India’s PM Modi

Bhutan on Friday conferred its highest civilian award, Ngadag Pel gi Khorlo on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. While conferring the award, Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck highlighted support PM Modi extended over the years and particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the start of the pandemic, India has provided assistance to Bhutan in the […]

Analysing Vladimir Putin’s visit to India
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Analysing Vladimir Putin’s visit to India

The Annual Summit meeting between the Prime Minister of India and the President of the Russian Federation is the highest since he began his reign. There were a total of 28 agreements signed which included four important military-related pacts, including the mega ₹5,100-crore deal with Russia to jointly manufacture AK-203 assault rifles However all is […]

The Rise and Rise of RuPay
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The Rise and Rise of RuPay

As international payment service systems like VISA complain of promotion by the Indian government, RuPay continues to grow leaps and bounds. The Indian government under PM Modi has promoted homegrown RuPay for years, posing a challenge to Visa and Mastercard in the fast-growing payments market. RuPay accounted for 63% of India’s 952 million debit and […]

“India’s extensive experience with use of technology and policy for public good can be of great help to the developing world” PM Modi at Sydney Dialogue
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“India’s extensive experience with use of technology and policy for public good can be of great help to the developing world” PM Modi at Sydney Dialogue

“It is important that all democratic nations work together on this and ensure it does not end up in wrong hands, which can spoil our youth”, said PM Modi The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi delivered the keynote at the inaugural Sydney Dialogue via video conferencing today. Shri Modi spoke on the theme of India’s […]

S-400 Triumph Air Defence Missile System – How does it work?
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S-400 Triumph Air Defence Missile System – How does it work?

The S-400 Triumph is an air defence missile system developed by Almaz Central Design Bureau of Russia. The S-400 was developed as an upgrade of the S-300 series of surface-to-air missile systems and entered service in April 2007. The S-400 Triumph air defence system integrates a multifunction radar, autonomous detection and targeting systems and anti-aircraft […]