Shakti Vest

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Army Major Makes World's First Flexible Bulletproof Jacket 'Shakti'

Indian Army Major Anoop Mishra has successfully developed the world’s first flexible bulletproof jacket 'Shakti' that be worn by both women and men. The universal ballistic jacket has been designed to absorb the impact of bullets and reduce their penetration to the human torso. Earlier, Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik had appreciated the vest that is capable of protecting the personnel from explosives.

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 08:04 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Defense, Indian Army, Bulletproof jackets , make in india

ASMI, India's first indigenous gun

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Army Displays India's First Native Machine Pistol 'ASMI'

India’s first native machine pistol ASMI was displayed at the Indian Army’s innovation exhibition on January 13. The indigenously developed gun has been built in collaboration between the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and the Army. Compared to the Israeli Uzi guns, ASMI can fire at a range of 100 metres. ASMI would be likely inducted to replace the 9mm pistols employed in the defence forces.

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 05:12 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: DRDO, Indian Army, Army, ASMI, make in india

Courtesy: Times Now News

Automated Rail Metro

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PM Modi Promises Automated Metro To More Than 25 Cities By 2025

While inaugurating the fully automated metro train, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has promised to enable metro services to more than 25 cities by 2025. Moreover, he said that the Make in India scheme has helped to reduce the costs by indigenous metro coach production. PM Modi added that Metro Neo projects would be established in… read-more

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 05:37 PM / by Rishika Agarwal

Tags: PM Narendra Modi, Metro, make in india

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Amazon sets up new 'Made in India' store

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Amazon India Introduces Toy Store To Promote Domestic Sellers

To support traditional Indian products and local artisans, Amazon India on November 18 decided to launch 'Made in India' Toy Store. The store will showcase toys from 15 Indian states in three different categories - traditional toys, handmade toys and educational toys. The company's vice-president Manish Tiwary said,  “This store reinforces Amazon.in’s commitment to nurture and support local talent". Earlier, the company had organised a… read-more

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 03:40 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Amazon, Toy Store, Handicraft, make in india

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Micromax

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Micromax Makes A Comeback In Smartphone Market With 2 New Models

Making an official comeback, Indian mobile manufacturer Micromax on November 3 launched two new devices in the smartphone market. Co-founder of the company, Rahul Sharma, said that the launched devices, 'IN Note1' and 'IN 1b', are more affordable and "performance-oriented" products than the Chinese ones. 'IN Note1' will start from Rs 10,999 while 'IN 1b' will cost Rs 6,999. The devices will be available for sale from November 24 and 26… read-more

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 10:59 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Mircomax, Atmanirbhar, make in india, Technology

Courtesy: The Hindu

India-Israel

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Israeli Company Selected To Manufacture Goods In India

Israeli company, NeoLync has been selected by the Ministry of Electronics and Information and Technology (MeitY) for manufacturing electronic goods in India. The Israeli Ambassador Ron Malka has expressed happiness over the selection and said that Israel stands by PM Modi's 'Atmanirbhar Bharat' vision. Speaking about ties between the countries, he said, "Israel and India don’t compete with each other, they complete each other." Reportedly,… read-more

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 04:05 PM / by Sneha Ramesh

Tags: Israel, India, Aatmanirbhar Bharat, make in india

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Atmanirbhar Bharat

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International Monetary Fund  Terms 'Atmanirbhar Bharat' an 'Important Initiative'

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on September 24, stated ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ as an ‘important initiative’ to support Indian economy and prevent downside risks. Speaking about India's ‘Make for the World’ goal, Gerry Rice, director-communication department, IMF, said India has to focus on policies that “integrate India in the global value chain, including through trade, investment and technology.” He added that ‘comprehensive structural… read-more

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 11:54 AM / by Sneha Ramesh

Tags: Atmanirbhar, Atmanirbhar India initiative, make in india, International Monetary Fund

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

iPhone SE 2020

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Latest iPhone to be Manufactured in India, Assembling Begun

Apple confirms, the iPhone XR, iPhone 11 and the latest iPhone SE 2020 are set to be manufactured in India. Reportedly, the tech giant has already begun assembling the iPhone SE 2020 in Karnataka, at Apple's Wistron Plant. Touted to be the most pocket-friendly phone, iPhone SE 2020 which is set to go on sale soon, will accelerate the "Make in India" campaign. 

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 - 10:26 AM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: iphone 11, iPhone SE 2020. iPhone XR, Apple, make in india

Courtesy: India Today

Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi Claims Chinese Imports have Increased Under BJP Rule

As the government calls for the ban on Chinese products, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi slammed the Modi government on Twitter, claiming imports from China have increased under the BJP-led NDA regime. ÔÇ£Facts don't lie. BJP says: Make in India. BJP does: Buy from China,ÔÇØ he wrote. He also attached a graph showing how imports from China were 12 -13 percent under the Congress-led UPA government and now it is 17 -18 percent.

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 03:25 PM / by Masumi Shah

Tags: Chinese imports, BJP Government, Rahul Gandhi, make in india, Twitter

Courtesy: ANI