BJP chief Amit Shah has called a meeting of the party's parliamentary board on Wednesday to appoint the new chief minister of Gujarat, amid indications that state party chief Vijay Rupani may have emerged as the frontrunner to succeed Anandiben Patel.
The NDA government has given the final go-ahead for the Army to induct and deploy an advanced version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile, with “trajectory manoeuvre and steep-dive capabilities” for mountain warfare, in the northeast as a conventional deterrent against China.
Samsung has launched its much-awaited Galaxy Note 7 phablet, which the company claims is the ‘world’s most intelligent smartphone’. Galaxy Note 7 brings several new features to the company’s Note series. It is the first Galaxy Note phablet to be IP68 water and dust resistant and comes with an iris scanner.The Galaxy Note 7 will be available starting August 19, and come in Blue Coral, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium and Black Onyx colours. Here’s the all-new Galaxy in pics.
Inderjeet has been provisionally suspended and served a second notice by NADA. He will have to appear before the NADA Disciplinary Panel for a hearing and he will be given a chance to present his case before the panel.
World number four Stan Wawrinka withdrew from the Rio Olympics with a back injury on Tuesday, dealing another body blow to the tennis tournament which has been hit by a series of high-profile pull-outs.