Firstpost Editor's Picks: Chandrayaan 2 launch, 50 days of Modi govt, Big Little Lies season 2 review; today's must-read stories
Editor's Picks: ISRO's Chandrayaan-2 mission, 50 days of Narendra Modi govt, Big Little Lies season 2 review; today's must-read stories.
ISRO's Chandrayaan-2 mission had a successful lift-off today, at 2.43 pm IST from a launchpad in Sriharikota. It carries a lander and orbiter and the rover is tucked into the lander. The lander Vikram will attempt a soft landing on the moon by 7 September.
As the Modi government 2.0 completes 50 days of return to power, it is worth assessing the effect of the activism that drives the prime minister and his approach towards work. The goal-setting framework is clearly visible.
If the banks don’t take adequate care, Mudra loan NPAs can become a major source of pain for the banking sector. Already, the banking system is grappling with a range of problematic loans such as Kisan Credit Card loans and large industrial loans apart from the ongoing liquidity shortage.
Four elderly people, including two women were allegedly lynched by a group of men in Jharkhand's Gumla district on Saturday night, on the suspicion of practicing witchcraft. According to the police, a group of 10 masked men dragged the victims from their homes to the akhara of Nagar Siskari village and beat them to death with sticks.
Now that we're at the end of season 2 of Big Little Lies, it is important to question if we needed a second season in the first place. Season one offered no happy ending, and while many would feel it ended on a cliffhanger, that is the kind of resolution I was expecting from a show of this nature.
NDMA and an Italian government entity for cooperation in the field of disaster risk reduction and management.
The PM said the achievements of the para athletes will help develop a sporting culture in the country.
Narendra Modi birthday: From lighting 71,000 diyas to distributing 14 cr ration bags, how PM's special day will be celebrated
The 20-day mega campaign titled 'Seva aur Samarpan Abhiyan' will begin tomorrow (17 September) and will conclude on 7 October