The Humboldt penguin was hatched in captivity on August 15.
The kind of tension typically felt outside a maternity ward was seen at Byculla zoo on Wednesday. Anxious minutes passed as staffers waited for the baby’s arrival. And at 8.02 p.m., they saw, via CCTV, the sight they had anticipated for 40 days — the first Humboldt penguin to be born in India, or as someone put it, ‘the freedom baby’, born on August 15.
We have a common vision for India, says Congress chief.
India skipper Virat Kohli was a content man on Thursday. The Indian run-machine took to Twitter and said that the Indian team had a "great day at training today" and that he was "looking forward to the next game".
State Bank of India (SBI) offers a number of deposit schemes under it's personal finance portfolio. Fixed deposit (FD) scheme is one of the most popular deposit scheme offered by the bank. Fixed deposits (FDs) are secure financial instruments, which offer guaranteed returns. SBI offers a wide range of fixed deposit schemes that gives different interest rate and flexible tenure options. Tax savings account, reinvestment account, multi option deposit account, annuity deposit account and flexi deposit account are some of the fixed deposit accounts (FDs) of SBI.
In Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that his government will launch the ambitious Ayushman Bharat healthcare scheme on September 25, 2018. Modi's Ayushman Bharat scheme, touted as the world's largest healthcare scheme, aims to provide a coverage of Rs. five lakh per family annually. The target beneficiaries of the scheme are more than 10 crore families belonging to poor and vulnerable population based on SECC (Socio Economic Caste Census) database.
New Delhi (India), August 16 : Former Congress president Sonia Gandhi paid a warm tribute to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee after the stalwart politician breathed his last at the age of 93. "I am deeply saddened by the passing away of Sh. Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Shri Vajpayee was a towering figure in our national life. Throughout his life, he stood for democratic values and demonstrated this commitment in all his acts, whether as a parliamentarian, a cabinet minister, or Prime Minister of India," Sonia said in a statement. Hailing that his "warm friendship won him admirers and friends across the political spectrum and from every walk of life", she mentioned that Vajpayee's "death leaves behind a huge void". She added, "I join millions of our fellow Indians in mourning his loss and pray for the departed soul."
New Delhi [India], Aug 16 : Reacting to the passing away of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee here on Thursday after prolonged illness, his successor Dr. Manmohan Singh described him as one of "the tallest leaders of modern India". "I have learnt with profound sorrow about the sad demise of Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee ji. An excellent orator, an impressive poet, an exceptional Public Servant, an outstanding Parliamentarian and a great Prime Minister, Shri Vajpayee ji stood among the tallest leaders of modern India, who spent his whole life serving our great country.
New Delhi (India), Aug 16 : Additional National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams have been deployed in flood-hit Kerala for the rescue operation, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday. Singh also spoke to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan regarding the flood situation. "Had a telephonic conversation with Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan regarding the prevailing flood situation in the state. The Centre is rushing additional NDRF teams to Kerala. We are providing all possible assistance.
New Delhi [India], Aug 16 : The Congress party along with leaders from 17 Opposition parties will converge in New Delhi's Talkatora stadium on Thursday for the sixth edition of 'Sanjhi Virasat Bachao Sammelan' (Save composite culture convention). Congress President Rahul Gandhi will be present in the meet.