India to commemorate 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, PM Modi to visit Sabarmati Ashram

President Kovind said that Gandhi`s vision and action encompassed almost every facet of individual and collective life. "He showed us the path to communal unity, removal of untouchability, upliftment of women, education, sanitation, preserving the environment and water. Let us resolve to strengthen the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi," he added.

Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora takes over as IAF Vice Chief, Air Marshal Surendra Kumar Ghotia new South Western Air Commander

Air Marshal Arora was commissioned in the IAF as a fighter pilot in December 1981 and has flown planes for over 2,600 hours including Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21, MiG-29 and other combat as well as transport aircraft. Air Marshal Ghotia is an alumnus of the National Defence Academy and was commissioned in the fighter stream of IAF on December 11, 1981. 

India at UNGA presented a clear choice between peaceful coexistence and pursuit of conflicts: Venkaiah Naidu

Addressing a gathering after presenting the 20th Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence: 2019 to Plant Scientist Dr Manju Sharma, he said that the recent session of UNGA presented a clear choice between peaceful coexistence and pursuit of conflicts bordering on perversion.

Numerous WhatsApp messaging centres in Pakistan spreading lies on Kashmir: Former Army Lt Gen AK Sahni

Addressing over 1,400 students of the Sairam Engineering college, pursuing BTech Information technology and BE Computer science, the former Commander-in-Chief, Army said, in the coming times cyber warriors will be the people in academia, corporate world and not those who are in uniform.

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu greets people on eve of Gandhi Jayanti

 "On this Gandhi Jayanti let us collectively pledge to honour the Mahatma by working together to realize his vision for an India that is inclusive, harmonious clean and prosperous," he added.