China’s domestically developed AG600, the world’s largest amphibious aircraft, performed its maiden flight from an airport on the shores of the South China Sea, the latest step in a military modernisation programme.China has stepped up research on advanced military equipment as it adopts a more aggressive policy to. . . . .
Nearly 11 months after it was denied a censor certificate on various grounds, Hindi feature film 'Modi Ka Gaon'- now renamed as 'Modi Kaka Ka Gaon' loosely inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's development agenda, will finally hit the screens all over India, the filmmakers said. ' In the first phase, the Hindi film. . . . .
December 22 is celebrated as National Mathematics Day as it marks the birth anniversary of mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan. He was born in Erode, Tamil Nadu in the year 1887. He continues to be an inspiration for mathematicians across the world. Ramanujan’s house where his family moved after his birth, is now maintained. . . . .
The 32nd National Consumer Rights Day was observed across India by the Consumer Protection and Action Committee (CPAC) on December 24, 2017. National Consumer Rights Day is observed every year in India on December 24, since the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 has been enacted on the same day in 1986. The Consumer Protection Act. . . . .
Shooting legend Abhinav Bindra on Friday resigned as the chairman of the sports ministry's Target Olympic Podium (TOP) committee to avoid any potential conflict of interest. In a letter posted on his official Twitter handle, India's lone individual gold medallist Bindra announced his decision to discontinue as National. . . . .
Superstar Salman Khan has once again maintained the top spot in Forbes India Celebrity 100 list for the second consecutive year. The Badshah of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan and India's cricket captain Virat Kohli took the second and third spot respectively with actress Priyanka Chopra named as the only female celebrity in top 10. . . . .
Renowned Telugu poet and writer Devi Priya bagged the Sahitya Akademi Award 2017, for his book "Gaali Rangu". Devi Priya is a noted cartoonist and is known for his socially-conscious contributions. Devi Priya, who hails from Tadikonda, is known as the father of the Telugu poetic cartoon strip. Some of his works include Amma. . . . .