India and France signed for 36 Fighter Jets worth Rs 58000 crores

India and France signed for 36 Fighter Jets worth Rs 58000 crores India and France signed Rafale deal for 36 fighter jets worth Rs. 58000 crores that is about 7.8 billion euros. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and French Minister of Defence signed agreement on Friday Sept 23, 2016. India paid the advance amount of 15% from the total amount of Rs. 58000 crores for 36 twin engine fighters. India will also buy Meteor missile and other spares. It will be designed to attack enemy aircraft and missile that is more than 150 km away. The long pending fighter jets deal was finally signed by both countries. India has been waiting for long time for the good price. The bid opened in January 2012, earlier India planned to buy about 126 fighter jets that to be partially made in India. But finally when Prime Minister Modi visited France, he announced a deal of 36 fighters that he said to be cheaper. Its features are Length: 15.27 metres Wingspan: 10.80 m Empty weight: 9,500 kg Loaded weight: 14, 016 kg Fuel Capacity: 4,700 kg Top speed: 2,130 km/h Crew: 1 or 2 Rafale is a multipurpose medium fighter and it is in

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Tension Prevails At Coimbatore As Hindu Munnani Spokesman Hacked To Death

Tension Prevails At Coimbatore As Hindu Munnani Spokesman Hacked To Death Many shops in Coimbatore and Tripur districts have been closed and more the 500 police were deployed in the cities to avoid protest and bad incidents following the death of Hindu Munnani spokesman. Hindu Munnani spokesman Sasikumar aged 36 was hacked to death by 4 members at Subramaniyampalayam on Thursday night. There was high tension prevailing at Coimbatore and Tripur district due to his death. Sasikumar lives in Subramaniyampalayam area of Coimbatore district. He was attacked by 4 unknown gang members when he was returning home. He was chased by them by motor bikes and attacked by sharp weapons. He had suffered with about 11 severe injuries. He was rushed to the hospital where he died. His body has been taken to postmortem at Coimbatore Medical College and Hospital. Due to his unfortunate death, Hindu Munnani state President called for state wide bandh on Friday.  President of Hindu Munnani organization stated the team and its leaders have been attacked since Vinayakar Chadhurthi celebrations. Many shops and buses do not run in the Coimbatore city. Some men had thrown stones on the standing buses at Uppilipalayam in Coimbatore. Schools, colleges

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Karnataka Decides to Stop Cauvery Water for Tamil Nadu

Karnataka Decides to Stop Cauvery Water for Tamil Nadu After the cabinet meeting held yesterday night, Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah reported to taken decision to stop the release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu. It is also all parties decisions that rejected the Supreme Court order of releasing 6000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu from today. They said Supreme Court order is not implementable. Former Prime Minister Deve Gowda advised Karnataka CM not to release water to the neighboring state. He said drinking water is more necessary than cultivation the crops and farmers can be compensated if crop fails. He says the two states Chief Minister to sit and solve the problem based on the ground reality when there is lack of monsoon. Both states should share the water crisis when there is deficiency of water. The lakh of farmer livelihood are based on the Cauvery water in delta regions. HD Kumarasamy, a former Karnataka Chief Minister also said Cauvery water will not be released to Tamil Nadu despite SC order. BJP boycotted this all-party meeting at Karnataka. Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah is to meet Governor at Raj Bhavan regarding this issue and to seek special Assembly meeting. Tamil Nadu All

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Indian Journalist Forced to Leave Pakistan News Conference in New York

Indian Journalist Forced to Leave Pakistan News Conference in New York Indian journalist was forced to leave Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary press conference held at New York. A reporter of NDTV is forced to leave the hall and somebody saying ‘Iss Indian ko nikalo’ (Remove this Indian). No Indian was allowed to cover the conference Our Indian Army and government believes Pakistan based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed is responsible for killing 18 Indian soldiers at Uri Attack. India has evidence to prove that militants are from Pakistan. The Country had decided to submit the evidence if necessary and also took decision to diplomatically isolate Pakistan in all international forums. It has the evidence of GPS trackers and also arms. Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Shariff earlier said India always blames Pakistan for all violence. He also refused to answer for the Uri Attack asked by another Indian journalist in the conference. In today’s situation world peace is ultimate necessary for every nation. Each one of us should extend their friendly hand to every other neighbors that is the only way for humans to survive in this World. The World Peace Day is observed today on September 21. It was established by United Nations

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18 Soldiers Died on Uri Attack

18 Soldiers Died on Uri Attack On Sunday’s terrorist attack 17 of our soldiers lost their lives and yesterday another jawan died after suffering from serious injuries at hospital. The attack on the army base was made at the early morning when soldiers were sleeping. Several soldiers were injured and admitted in the hospital. Prime Minister Narendra Modi conducted meeting yesterday gathering top level leaders. In the meeting, India had decided to diplomatically isolate Pakistan at every international forum. India could present the evidence if required at the forums and it was decided at the meeting. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister Manohar Parrihar, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and others attended the meeting. India would raise this attack to United Nations General Assembly. It will respond to the attack, Pakistan is going beyond tolerance and there will not be same relationship again with Pakistan says top level leader after the meeting. Nation had mourned the loss of those brave soldiers. They belong to Jammu and Kashmir, Bihar, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh. Here is the list of Soldiers died in the attack. Havildar Ashok Kumar Singh – Raktu Tola village, Bhojpur district, Bihar Havildar NS Rawat

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The cowardly Uri Terror Attack Will Be Punished-PM Modi

The cowardly Uri Terror Attack Will Be Punished-PM Modi The deadly and cowardly terror attack that took place on Sunday early morning killed 17 brave soldiers. It is heart breaking news to Indian citizens and humans everywhere. Many brave soldiers who leave for their family far and safe guard Indian citizens lost their valuable life. Today Nation paid tearful tribute to the soldiers. The aim of the attack seems to create a new violence or war situation in the region again.  Prime Minister Modi, Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar strongly condemned the attack. India stepped up with patrols in the border after the attack. PM called for the high level meeting today. Lawyers in Kashmir protesting against Kashmir for terror attacks. After the math 4 terrorist who attacked the rear office of 12th brigade headquarters at Uri on Sunday had been killed. It is unclear which militants group involved in the attack. PM Narendra Modi on his twitter page shared the following message.   We strongly condemn the cowardly terror attack in Uri. I assure the nation that those behind this despicable attack will not go unpunished. — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 18,

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Prime Minister Gets Mother Blessing On His 66th Birthday

Prime Minister Gets Mother Blessing On His 66th Birthday Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his mother Heeraban at Gandhinagar and got her blessings today on his 66th birthday. The 14th Prime Minister of India birthday celebrations are made in various parts of the country. Prime Minister gets wishes from the people of India and from foreign Nationals. He also met his family members and relatives in his home town. He planned to inaugurate Kadana- Hafeshwar irrigation project at the state today. And his plan is to attend function at Navsari where physically challenged people will receive the aid. At Divyang Mega camp 989 lamps are lighted today on celebration of PM’s birthday. It has made a new world record of lighting most oil lamps simultaneously in a single venue. Narendra Modi became Prime Minister of India after 2014 elections with clear majority. He was born in 1950 at Vadnagar at Gujarat. He was a third child in the family of 4 kids. His father ran a tea shop in the village railway station. Modi had assisted his father for selling tea in morning and used to go school after the work. He had completed distance education holding degree in Political

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Vignesh Dies of Burns After Self Immolation

Vignesh Dies of Burns After Self Immolation Naam Thamizhar member Vignesh, belongs to Thiruvarur today during the Tamil Nadu Bandh attempted self Immolation and died after severe burns in his complete body. He was rushed to the hospital immediately after this self immolation attempt and died within few hours. The youth who is only 21 years old burns himself during the protest at Chennai. His suicide is not the solution of the issue. Life is a precious over all and if we think of our family anybody will not do this insensible activity. He had written letter that his death should be a final one for the Cauvery issue. A boy from Mannargudi of Thiruvarur district is on protest against the Cauvery disputes on the leadership of Naam Tamizhar Katchi Seeman on Thursday evening set himself to fire. He was rushed to the hospital and few hours later who suffered with 93% burns died on Friday. In his letter, he urges people to fight for Cauvery water for the welfare of farming. He also urges people to fight for against Methane extraction from the farming land in his home town Manargudi. He also pointed out several issue to be fought

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Ashok Srinidhi Silent Protest For Water Crisis in Tamil Nadu

Ashok Srinidhi Silent Protest For Water Crisis in Tamil Nadu The activist Ashok Srinidhi who belongs to Coimbatore had called for silent protest against the water crisis of Tamil Nadu and to share the solution for several water problems faced by people of Tamil Nadu. This silent protest will be happening on Sept 18, 2016 Sunday. Interested candidates can join his team during the event. He had explained Tamils faces not only the Cauvery water crisis he faces various issues inside the state. He points out various problems faced by farmers in the state. The ONGC oil leakage on the farming land problem is on the state for about 20 long years. Thiruvayur farmers observed fast over ONGC issue ten days before. Slowly farming and farmers are dying without enough water for agriculture in the state. Meantime the MNC corporate companies like Pepsi and Cola are taking several lakh hectares of water daily from our river. From Thamarabharani River, company is getting about 9 lakhs hectares of water daily. Farmers and people were arrested for protesting this some days ago when the company is getting enlarged. As per report from Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, our soil fertility has been decreased

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Tamil Nadu Bandh Tomorrow to Condemn Cauvery Violence

Tamil Nadu Bandh Tomorrow to Condemn Cauvery Violence The protest in Karnataka began when Supreme Court ordered Karnataka to release 15000 cusecs of water to its neighbour on Sept 5. Karnataka filed petition again on Saturday stating to reduce the quantity. There was the emergency hearing on Monday Sept 12 by SC on this petition and modified its earlier order. Violence fired after the Supreme Court reordered on Monday to release 12000 cusecs of water for Tamil Nadu more than quoted by Karnataka. Two men were killed in the police firing on Tuesday in Rajgopalnagar. More than 40 Tamil Nadu registered buses were set on fire on Tuesday night. Due to this high violence more police were deployed in the place. The state government also seeks military assistance for this uncontrollable situation. Over 350 people were arrested for this extreme violence. Due to break out of violence, all the transport system, IT hubs and domestic airlines were closed. Tamil speaking people were set inside their houses. Many schools were shut for two days in the city. Train services were stopped for a day. Pro-Karnataka activists’ leader Vatal Nagaraj had called for rail bandh to draw center’s attention on this issue.

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Devendra Jhajharia Wins Gold Creating New World Record

Devendra Jhajharia Wins Gold Creating New World Record Javelin Throw Athletes Devendra Jhajharia wins gold medal in Rio Paralympics 2016. He had won second gold medal in Paralympics, first gold in 2004 at Athens and now at Rio. He had created a new world record of 63.97 meters. He had overcome his previous best at Athens games of 62.15 meters. India has so far won 2 golds, 1 silver and 1 bronze in Rio Paralympics. Thangavelu Mariappan had won Gold for High Jump while Varun Bhati won bronze at the same event. Deepa Malik is the first Indian woman to win medal at Paralympics. She bags silver in shot put F-53 throwing 4.61 m at the event in Rio de Janeiro. She is a mother of two children, wife of an Army officer and paralyzed from waist down. Spinal tumour made twist by walking impossible in her life before 17 years. She was also participated in Javelin throw, swimming. She had created Asian records in javelin throw and also won medals in international swimming competitions. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Jhajharia for creating the new world record.   Congratulations to Devendra Jhajharia for the historic and well-deserved Gold at the

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Cauvery Issue PM Calls For Peace

Cauvery Issue PM Calls For Peace After Supreme Court modified its earlier order on Monday, protest by activists in Bengaluru became even stronger. Supreme Court ordered Karnataka to release 12,000 cusecs of water per day to Tamil Nadu till Sept 20 instead of 15,000 cusecs. People of some organizations especially pro-kannada organization came out to the street and involved in large protest. But some unknown people have involved in various violence actitivies by burning private vehicles and buses. Some Tamil speaking people were also attacked. Over 55 buses and tracks of private organizations have set to fire last evening. Over 15000 cops were deployed in Karnataka. On Monday evening Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha shot a letter to CM of Karnataka to ensure safety for Tamil people in the state. In the letter she also ensured security arrangement for Kannada speaking people in Tamil Nadu. Violence had broken out in Tamil Nadu on Monday. Some protesters attacked and damaged properties of hotel run by Karnataka people. The gloomy situation prevails in Karnataka and today Karnataka CM Siddharamaiah had arranged for emergency cabinet meeting. Today PM Narendra Modi called for peace and urges people to display sensitivity and also to

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Karnataka CM Letter To Tamil Nadu CM Cauvery Issue

Karnataka CM Letter to Tamil Nadu CM Cauvery Issue Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah writes to Tamil Nadu Cheif Minister J Jayalalitha regarding violence in both states. He urges Tamil Nadu Chief Minister to direct authorities in Tamil Nadu to ensure that perpetrators of violence are immediately brought to book. He also stated “Karnataka government is firmly committed to maintain law and order in the state. We have taken utmost precaution to ensure the safety and security of all citizens, particularly Tamil speaking people in the state.” Here the letter of Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah letter to Tamil Nadu CM.   Letter written to the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu pic.twitter.com/GMSM0A437U — CM of Karnataka (@CMofKarnataka) September 12, 2016 Karnataka Chief Minister also shared case has been filed against the group who attacked the boy for his post on social media.   Case is registered against youngsters who attacked a boy for post on social media.Police investigation is on, attackers wil be nabbed soon — CM of Karnataka (@CMofKarnataka) September 12, 2016 Read: SC Modifies Sept 15 Order Reducing Water To Tamil Nadu Karnataka CM Letter to Tamil Nadu CM Cauvery Issue

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SC Modifies Sept 15 Order Reducing Water To Tamil Nadu

SC Modifies Sept 15 Order Reducing Water To Tamil Nadu Karnataka had filed petition against the Supreme Court order for seeking change of releasing 15 thousand cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu for 10 days. In the plea, Karnataka government stated to reduce the quantity to 10 thousand cusecs for 6 days. There is heavy protest in the state among people against the order of Supreme Court. They are rejecting to give water for their neighboring state. On Saturday Karnataka seeks the urgent hearing on Monday due to the high pressure from the Karnataka farmers. In that plea, it stated already 66 thousand cusecs of water was released between Sept 5 and 10. As per the latest information SC modified its Sept 5th order. It said Karnataka to release 12000 cusecs per day for Tamil Nadu till 20th Sept. Earlier, SC expressed its displeasure for not obeying the court’s order on this Cauvery issue of releasing enough water. The special hearing session held on Monday under Justice Dipak Misra. He said state to obey the SC order unless it is modified. On being holiday, special bench was formed to hear this Cauvery issue petition form Karnataka state and modified the

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Mariyappan Thangavelu Wins Gold At Rio Paralympics

Mariyappan Thangavelu Wins Gold At Rio Paralympics It was the time for India to celebrate this Saturday with Mariyappan Thangavelu Gold and Varun Singh Bhati Bronze medals at Rio Paralympics. Mariyappan won gold in the men’s high jump T-42 event while Varun Bhati won Bronze at the same event. Mariyappan created history by becoming a first Indian to win Gold medal at Paralympics. He won the gold medal with the best jump of 1.89 meters while Bhati made 1.86 meters jump. USA athlete Sam Grewe won the silver medal. India’s another athlete Sharad Kumar finished six by jumping 1.77 meters. India’s Paralympics gold medalist will be awarded with Rs. 75 lakh and bronze medalist with Rs. 30 lakh as announced earlier by the sports ministry. Indian Anthem was played at Rio de Janeiro when Mariappan won the gold and Varun won bronze. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other leaders praised them on their twitter handle.   India is elated! Congratulations to Mariyappan Thangavelu on winning a gold & Varun Singh Bhati for the bronze at the #Paralympics. #Rio2016 — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 10, 2016 Other celebrities tweets for the winner. Congrats to #MariyappanThangavelu for gold & Varun Singh fr

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