Delhi Government Refers Dwarka Expressway Project Case Involving Chief Secretary Naresh Kumar to CBI
Reports indicate that the Delhi government has escalated the matter concerning a Rs 850 crore land acquisition controversy linked to the Dwarka Expressway project by referring it to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
Chandrayaan-3 Rocket Component Descends, Plunges into Ocean from Space
ISRO confirmed that the cryogenic upper stage of the LVM3 rocket, identified by NORAD as 57321, was part of the vehicle that efficiently placed the Chandrayaan-3 spacecraft into its designated orbit of 133 km x 35823 km with a 21.3o inclination on July 14, 2023.
Delhi's Air Quality Maintains 'Severe' Status
Bawana station reported PM 2.5 hitting 500 and PM 10 at 495, with CO at 101, classified as 'moderate,' and NO2 at 28, considered 'good.' Meanwhile, Dwarka sector-8 station marked PM 2.5 at 481 and PM 10 at 414, both in the 'severe' category, while CO remained at 86 in 'satisfactory' levels.
Conflicting AQI Readings Raise Air Quality Concerns in Delhi Amid Smog, PM 2.5 Levels Soar to 500
A dense and noxious haze, commonly known as 'smog,' enveloped Delhi and its neighboring areas on Monday morning.
Persistent 'Poor' Air Quality Lingers in Delhi
Specifically, at the Anand Vihar station, PM 10 was recorded at 244, categorizing as 'poor,' while PM 2.5 stood at 103, indicating a 'moderate' level.
Antony Blinken Pushes India to Assist Canada in Nijjar probe, New Delhi raises concern over pro-Khalistani activities in Trudeau’s country
Blinken emphasized the importance of India working closely with Canada on the investigation. In a media briefing, he stated, "We think it is very important that India works with Canada on its investigation, and that they find a way to resolve this difference in a cooperative way."
India Nears Acquisition of MQ-9B Combat Drones
Experts in defence underscore that American drones possess the capability to reach altitudes of up to 40,000 feet.
India-US Partnership, a Genuine Force for Global Well-being, Affirms Modi
Blinken and Austin briefed PM Modi on their discussions in the '2+2' format, emphasizing the significance of the bilateral partnership in addressing global challenges.
Jaishankar and Blinken Discuss Israel-Hamas Conflict and Indo-Pacific Affairs
The talks encompassed the strengthening of strategic ties between New Delhi and Washington, as well as discussions on the ongoing Israel-Hamas conflict and regional matters, including the geopolitical dynamics in the Indo-Pacific region.
Israel Hamas War Update: India calls for 'immediate and unconditional' release of hostages
The spokesperson for the Ministry of External Affairs, Arindam Bagchi, condemned the attack on Israel, emphasized zero tolerance for terrorism, and called for the immediate and unconditional release of hostages.