Shubhangi Swaroop becomes Indian Navy’s first woman pilot who hails from Uttar Pradesh, will soon be flying Maritime Reconnaissance aircraft. Three other women cadets, Astha Segal from New Delhi, Roopa from Puducherry and Sakthi Maya from Kerala, also created history by becoming the country’s first women. . . . .
Prime minister Narendra Modi has launched "Umang" mobile application, an integrated platform for government to citizen services. The app provides over 100 services of the centre and state government on one single platform. The application is already available for download from Google Play store,. . . . .
The festival is named after Manipur’s state animal, the brow-antlered Sangai deer. Sangai Festival 2017 got underway on November 21 with the President of India Ram Nath Kovind.The Sangai Festival 2017 is held for 10 days. Tourism gets a big boost in this edition of the festival with the launch of the Manipur. . . . .
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the fifth edition of the Global Conference on Cyber Space or GCCS today in Delhi. GCCS is one of the worlds largest conferences on cyberspace. ####Theme: A Secure and Inclusive Cyberspace for Sustainable Development. The National e-Governance Division (NeGD), under the. . . . .
The Indian Armed Forces attained the supersonic cruise missile triad with the successful test launch of the BrahMos missile from an Indian Air Force Sukhoi Su-30 MKI frontline fighter aircraft on Wednesday.This is a multi-platform, multi-mission weapon that can be launched from land, water and air. ##The missile has been. . . . .
The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) has joined hands with ISRO to identify potential fishing zone (PFZ), an area in sea where fishes are in abundance. #####Main Objective##### The project named “Samudra” is aimed at helping fishermen easily locate shoals of fish without wasting time. . . . .
Safe city concept to be implemented in eight cities
A comprehensive ‘safe city’ plan for women will soon be kicked off in eight cities where a robust emergency response system and police-verified public transport will come into place. This is to be implemented in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Lucknow and Hyderabad. The initiatives taken. . . . .