President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, several other ministers and politicians took to Twitter to greet the Navy personnel on Indian Navy Day, celebrated every year on December 4.
Twenty-three people were killed and more than 130 injured when a fire broke out after a gas tanker exploded while unloading at a ceramics factory in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Tuesday, the government said.
Sanjay Dutt is all set to return to silver screen with period drama Panipat, also starring Kriti Sanon and Arjun Kapoor. Sanjay visited the sets of The Kapil Sharma Show with Kriti for the promotions of the film and joked that she can become his next girlfriend.
Benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty started off on a weaker note on Wednesday tracking sharp losses in Asian markets amid growing uncertainties about US-China trade deal talks.
India successfully carried out a night test-firing of the indigenously developed Prithvi ballistic missile, which has a strike range of more than 300 km, off the coast of Balasore in Odisha. The test was conducted by the Strategic Forces Command.
Australia will face Lionel Messi and Argentina in next year’s Copa America after being drawn alongside the tournament co-hosts on Tuesday. The Socceroos, one of two guest teams invited to the South American football championship, will also face Paraguay, Bolivia, Uruguay and Chile in Group A. In Group B, Asian champions Qatar, the other guest nation, will face Colombia, Brazil, Venezuela, Ecuador and Peru, with all games taking place in Colombia.
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday took a jibe at Democrat Senator Kamala Harris, who has dropped out of the 2020 presidential race.
P Chidambaram, arrested from his Jor Bagh house in central Delhi in August, was granted bail by the Supreme Court on Wednesday in the money laundering case linked to the INX Media case.
Polling for assembly by-election in 15 seats of Karnataka will be held on Thursday, December 5 amid tight security arrangements. The counting of votes will be held on December 9, according to an announcement by the ECI.