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.
In every way, Narendra Modi gains from this needless controversy before the nine state elections this year and the general election next year. And a master politician like him will not let this opportunity for his opponents to malign themselves go waste
Citing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s slogan ‘Jai Jawan, Hai Kisan, Jai Vigyan, Jai Anusandhan’, Indian Army Chief General Manoj Pande said that it aptly captures the contemporary reality and underscores the importance of research and innovation
Uttar Pradesh has made its development journey under leadership of PM Modi: Yogi Adityanath to Network18
In an exclusive interview with Network18 Group Editor-in-Chief Rahul Joshi, Yogi Adityanath said that Uttar Pradesh was moving towards becoming a $1 trillion economy, after the Covid-19 pandemic had put a temporary halt to the goal