Washington: Chandigarh-born "trailblazer" Indian-American legal luminary Srikanth 'Sri' Srinivasan has made history with the US Senate unanimously confirming him as the first South Asian judge on the powerful appeals court for the American capital.Srinivasan, 46, currently principal deputy solicitor general of the US, was Thursday confirmed by the Senate by a 97 to 0 vote, as a judge...
New Delhi: Shashi Kant Sharma, a Bihar cadre Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, was Thursday sworn-in as the new Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), the government's official auditor.Sharma, 61, a former defence secretary, was sworn-in by President Pranab Mukherjee at a ceremony held in Rashtrapati Bhavan.Sharma succeeds Vinod Rai, who demitted office Wednesday o...
Gurgaon: India faces an entire spectrum of security challenges and there is need for reorientation of the country's strategic thinking and reappraisal of its higher defence organisations, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Thursday.Stating that India was situated at the strategic crossroads of Asia and astride one of busiest sea lanes of the world, the prime minister said: "It is imp...
India on Wednesday successfully test fired the 290-km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from the Navy's latest guided missile frigate INS Tarkash off the coast of Goa.The missile performed the high-level 'C' manoeuvre in the pre-determined flight path and successfully hit the target.The missile was launched from the Russian-built warship at 1100 hours, BrahMos Aerospace chief ...
Srinagar: The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government was involved in all the recently unearthed scams, including spot fixing in the Indian Premier League (IPL), and the involvement of some of its ministers would emerge, Janata Party leader Subramaniam Swamy said here Wednesday."The names of some UPA ministers will soon surface in the IPL spot fixing racket," he told reporters h...
'Trailblazer' 'Sri' Srinivasan creates history as top US judge
Shashi Kant Sharma sworn-in as new CAG
PM calls for reorientation of country's strategic thinking
BrahMos missile successfully test fired from ship
Names of UPA ministers will surface in IPL spot fixing: Swamy
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New Delhi: Shashi Kant Sharma, a Bihar cadre Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, was ...
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