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Prabhu petitioned to celebrate Apr 15 as National Aviation Day

Prabhu petitioned to celebrate Apr 15 as National Aviation Day

New Delhi, Sep 14 (UNI) Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar on Friday shot off a letter to Union Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu, and urged him to designate April 15 as Indian National Aviation Day.
An aviation buff himself, Mr Chandrasekhar proposed the Union Minister to consider allocating a specific day for the celebration of national aviation day.
He wrote April 15th marks the birthday of Indian Air Force Marshal Arjan Singh, DFC who was awarded the Padma Vibhushan for his distinguished service in commanding the IAF during the 1965 India-Pakistan war and in 1966 became the first IAF officer to be promoted to air chief marshal.

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India to be only 4th country to conduct mammoth drone show

29 Jan 2022 | 1:12 AM

New Delhi, Jan 28 (UNI) The Vijay Chowk area adjacent Raisina hills in New Delhi is all set to witness a swarm of 1000 made in India drones hovering all over the sky during Beating the Retreat ceremony on Saturday evening.

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After Centres of Excellence, India, Israel to move towards creating Villages of Excellence

29 Jan 2022 | 1:01 AM

New Delhi, Jan 28 (UNI) Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar expressed satisfaction at the functioning of 29 Centres of Excellence in 12 States as part of the Indo-Israel Agriculture Project and said that 150 villages around these Centres would be converted into Villages of Excellence with technical assistance from Israel.

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Not against recognition of spousal sexual violence: Men Welfare Trust to Delhi High Court

29 Jan 2022 | 12:00 AM

New Delhi, Jan 28 (UNI) Men Welfare Trust, one of the parties in the marital rape case, while making its rejoinder submissions before the Delhi High Court on Friday, said that the entity it represented, was not against the recognition of spousal sexual violence.

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Resumption of intellectual debate in Parliament, Assemblies is the need of the hour: Supreme Court

28 Jan 2022 | 11:38 PM

New Delhi, Jan 28 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Friday said that Parliamentand Assemblies are becoming insensitive places and to get out of such a hopeless situation, it was necessary to take corrective steps towards restoring the dignity and standard of intellectual debate of the highest order.

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India, China to stay in close contact to resolve remaining border issues: MEA

28 Jan 2022 | 11:08 PM

New Delhi, Jan 28 (UNI) India and China have agreed to stay in close contact and maintain dialogue via military and diplomatic channels to work out a mutually acceptable resolution of the remaining issues on the border at the earliest, a top official said on Friday.

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