India got 13th Vice-President – Venkaiah Naidu

India got 13th Vice-President – Venkaiah Naidu

M Venkaiah Naidu who is the ruling BJP-led National Democratic Alliance candidate declared as India’s 13th Vice President. Venkaiah received 516 votes. He defeated the opposition candidate former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi who got only 244 votes. In total there are 790 seats in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha but 785 people participated in Vice-Presidential voting […]

PAK PM Nawaz Sharif Resigns due to Panama Papers Verdict

PAK PM Nawaz Sharif Resigns due to Panama Papers Verdict

Pakistan’s Supreme Court disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif,  who was named in the Panama Papers investigation, after most awaited Panama Papers verdict came against PM Sharif. The court disqualified Nawaz Sharif from his seat as Prime Minister on charges of not staying loyal to the country. Nawaz Sharif was allegedly indulged in money laundering to purchase assets in London in […]

Nitish Kumar resigned as Bihar Chief Minister, Modi Backs Nitish

Nitish Kumar resigned as Bihar Chief Minister, Modi Backs Nitish

Nitish Kumar  quit as Chief Minister of Bihar. He ended the two-year-long political experiment. He took himself away from Maha-gathbandhan or Grand Alliance which included his party (RJD), Lalu Yadav and the Congress. On 26 July, 2017, Mr Kumar met with the Governor of Bihar Keshari Nath Tripathi to deliver his resignation. Tejaswi Yadav, son of Lalu Yadav had been […]

Success story of KR Nandini, UPSC IAS 2017 Topper: Exclusive interview

Success story of KR Nandini, UPSC IAS 2017 Topper: Exclusive interview

KR Nandini from Karnataka has topped the prestigious civil services exams 2017, conducted by the Union Public Service Commission or UPSC. It was really a dream for anyone….fourth attempt success in IAS exam is not a cake walk at all. Nandini K R is a trainee. She is an officer of the Indian Revenue Service. Presently KR […]

Indian Army gets M777 howitzers from USA

Indian Army gets M777 howitzers from USA

After a wait of long-long 30 years since the Bofors scandal, the Indian Army got the first two 7 A-2 (Indian) ultra-light howitzers (ULH) from BAE systems of the US on 18th May 2017. The two guns are part of the 25 ready-built weapons that will be supplied by the US over the next two years. Here are some features […]

Edouard Philippe became PM of France, know about him

Edouard Philippe became PM of France, know about him

Edouard Philippe became the Prime Minister of the country on 15th May 2017. Edouard is a member of the Les Républicains party and is close to Alain Juppé, the former Prime Minister who endorsed Macron after he won the first round of the presidential election. People are seeing his appointment as a strategic move by the French […]