Dirty war has to be fought with innovative ways: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

Dirty war has to be fought with innovative ways: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

The Indian Army is facing a "dirty war" in Jammu and Kashmir which has to be fought through "innovative" ways, Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat has said, stoutly defending the use of a Kashmiri as a 'human shield' by a young officer.

Mann ki Baat: PM Modi asks 3 generations of families to come together & practice Yoga, lauds Afroz Shah for cleaning Versova Beach
Mann ki Baat: PM Modi asks 3 generations of families to come together & practice Yoga, lauds Afroz Shah for cleaning Versova Beach

Mann ki Baat: In the latest episode, PM Modi started by greeting nation on Ramzan and later remembered Veer Savarkar on his Jayanti

High GST rate on ayurvedic items: How can one feel 'Achchhe Din', asks Baba Ramdev's Patanjali
High GST rate on ayurvedic items: How can one feel 'Achchhe Din', asks Baba Ramdev's Patanjali

At present, the ayurvedic medicines and products have a total tax incidence of 7 percent, including VAT, depending on the items. Under the GST regime, these items have been kept at 12 per cent.

Will come up with permanent Kashmir solution: Rajnath Singh
Will come up with permanent Kashmir solution: Rajnath Singh

On the expose on Hurriyat and the subsequent call for a ban on them by Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh, Rajnath Singh refused to comment.

Nitin Gadkari: 17 highway stretches on borders to double up as airstrips
Nitin Gadkari: 17 highway stretches on borders to double up as airstrips

After decades of neglect, India is building roads, including 17 highway stretches, in areas near its international borders that will double up as airstrips, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said.

China launches satellite navigation positioning system
China launches satellite navigation positioning system

Li Weisen, deputy director of the National Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation, said that the system consists of 2,700 base stations, a national database centre and 30 provincial level database centres.

Srinagar: Defying shutdown call, youngsters come forth to enroll in Army
Srinagar: Defying shutdown call, youngsters come forth to enroll in Army

Amid the prevailing unrest in the Kashmir Valley, the Common Entrance Written Examination for the selection of Indian Army Junior Commissioned Officers and Other Ranks was successfully held in Srinagar and Pattan on Sunday.

TECHNOLOGY

Apple opens first official store in South East Asia
Apple opens first official store in South East Asia

Merchandise such as the iPhone and MacBook were strategically placed on display across the spacious first floor, while the upper level acted as a classroom for customers to participate in hands-on sessions. Hundreds of shoppers camped out in anticipation of the launch, while more than a thousand thronged the store soon after the doors opened.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

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SAGITTARIUS Your creative energy should now be at a peak, but not perhaps because the stars are all on your side. On the contrary, challenging romantic stars remind us of the cliché that all great art stems from… read more