Prior to the actual launch by 2022, the Indian Space Research Organisation will have two unmanned missions and spacecraft will be fired using Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark-III, Sivan said.
Landslides have also been reported in several areas in Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmir.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on Independence Day.
In his last Independence Day speech before Lok Sabha elections, Modi presented a picture of rising India under his government, contrasting it with what he termed was "policy paralysis" under the UPA.
Weathermen have warned of heavy rains accompanied with gusty winds with speed reaching 60 kmph in all the 14 districts of the state.
Indian Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri handed over keys of the vehicles to the representatives of the respective organisations at a function in the premises of the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu today.
This blog will keep you updated on the flood situation in Kerala. The IMD has predicted heavy rain during the day.
After delivering an over 80 minute speech from the ramparts of the historic monument, he waved to the crowd and moved to his motorcade for departure.
Minutes after the event ended, heaps of plastic water bottles could be seen in various enclosures where children and the public were seated, indicating a lack of arrangement for garbage disposal.
In his last Independence Day address ahead of the next Lok Sabha election, Modi asserted his government has been working for the last four years to empower the poor.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced the start of Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY), an universal health coverage scheme, in the state.
The commission would recommend amendments to the Constitution and the Representation of the People Act to ensure simultaneous polls.
Addressing the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of 72nd Independence Day, Modi spelt out pro-farm measures taken during four years of his government.
In his nearly 90 minute address to the nation on the occasion of 72nd Independence Day from the ramparts of the Red Fort, Modi thanks honest taxpayers.
In his Independence Day address here, he underlined his commitment to the passage of the instant triple talaq legislation in Parliament.
In his last Independence Day speech from the ramparts of the Red Fort before the next Lok Sabha election, Modi said a demand to confer constitutional status on the Other Backward Classes.
Fall Armyworm pest was recently detected in India, marking the first time it has been found in Asia after wrecking havoc in Africa.
Garces visited the two countries this month as she prepares to assume the role of President of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in September.
Key takeaways from PM Modi's fifth Independence Day speech.
"The country, our society need to be rid off this demonic mindset," he said during his Independence Day address from the Red Fort.
In his last Independence Day speech before a general election early next year, Modi also said the government would launch a medical insurance scheme for the poor from Sept. 25.
Apart from ultra-high data transfer speeds, GigaFiber will provide a host of other services such as high speed wall-to-wall Wi-Fi coverage, IPTV, D2H services, high speed gaming with ping levels as low as 1ms, etc.
In 2016, he had spoken for 96 minutes, the longest ever Independence Day address by an Indian prime minister.
In his message on behalf of the US government on the occasion of India's 72st Independence Day, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo lauded the contribution of the vibrant Indian-American diaspora.
At 5.30 am, humidity was 72 percent, the Met department said. It was 88 per cent a couple of hours ago.