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Sai sevak scheme at Shirdi

THE SAI SEVAK SCHEME being implemented on behalf of the Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust, Shirdi has received an overwhelming response and 532 groups have registered for the same. This was disclosed by Chairman of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Dr. Suresh Haware at the gathering of walking Sai Palakhi representatives arriving for Darshan of Shri Saibaba Samadhi at Shirdi. Dr. Haware has ...

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Roses and rose garlands presented to Baba to go in to SAI ROSE AGARBATTI SHIRDI

THE Managing Committee of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust, Shirdi has taken a decision to manufacture SAI ROSE AGARBATTI from the roses and rose garlands presented to the Samadhi of Shri Saibaba by the devotees. The information was provided by Dr. Suresh Haware, Chairman of the Sansthan. The meeting was held under the Chairmanship of Dr. Suresh Haware, Chairman of the ...

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Goverment working towards developing indigenous defence manufacturing capability

THE Government is working towards progressively reducing dependency on foreign manufacturers and developing the defence capabilities indigenously. This was informed by Minister of State for Defence Dr Subhash Bhamre while addressing a seminar, jointly organised by the Indian Air Force (IAF) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). Dr Bhamre further said, “We have included a new procurement category called the ...

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Majesty’s Canadian Ship Winnipeg is visiting Mumbai

AFTER the successful visit of the Canadian Defence Minister, the Honourable Harjit Singh Sajjan in April 2017, Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Winnipeg is visiting Mumbai from 13 to 17 May 2017. HMCS Winnipeg is commanded by Commander Jeff Hutchinson and has a complement of 260 personnel (30 officers and 230 sailors). During the visit, Commander Jeff Hutchinson, interacted with ...

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Tejas successfully test fires derby air-to-air beyond visual range missile

TEJAS, the Light Combat Aircraft today successfully demonstrated an Air-to-Air Beyond Visual Range (BVR) missile firing capability by releasing Derby Air-to-Air BVR missile in RADAR guided mode. The missile launch was performed in Lock ON after Launch mode for a BVR target in the look down mode and the target was destroyed. The objective of the test was to assess ...

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Indian warships visit Alexandria, Egypt

AS part of the Indian Navy’s overseas deployment (OSD) to the Mediterranean Sea and the West Coast of Africa, two Indian warships, INS Mumbai and INS Aditya, arrived at Alexandria on May 5, 2017 for a three-day visit. The warships will engage extensively with the Egyptian Navy during their stay in harbour. Apart from professional interactions, a number of sports ...

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Mumbai’s CST become CSMT, Elphinstone station renamed as Prabhadevi

APPROVING the demands made by the Maharashtra government, the Central government on Saturday gave a nod to the state government to rename Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) and Elphinstone road station to Prabhadevi. The famed Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and headquarters of the Central Railway has been renamed by adding ‘Maharaj’, while Western Railway’s Elphinstone Road ...

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Gonda in UP the dirtiest city in India: Government survey

INDORE in Madhya Pradesh is India’s cleanest city and Gonda in Uttar Pradesh the filthiest, a nationwide cleanliness survey by the urban development ministry has found. The survey of 434 cities, conducted as part of the Modi government’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, or Clean India Mission, has seen the historic city in MP knock off Karnataka’s Mysuru, which has been topping ...

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Ministry of Defence will be conducting a month long Defence Correspondents’ Course

The Directorate of Public Relations (DPR), Ministry of Defence, will be conducting a month long Defence Correspondents’ Course – 2017 (DCC – 17) from 27 August 2017 to 28 September 2017 for journalists from print and electronic media. The course is conducted for the enabling the journalist in understanding the complex, technical and sensitive environment of Indian Armed Forces thereby ...

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