The four-day defence expo (April 11 to 14) would focus on India as an emerging manufacturing power for defence equipment.
For weeks now, Tamil Nadu state has seen protests and bandhs by political parties, pro-Tamil outfits, voluntary organisations and the film fraternity over the delay in setting up the Cauvery Management Board, an independent regulatory body that will implement sharing of the Cauvery waters between Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Puducherry and Kerala. After mammoth protests on Tuesday ahead of a game, all the home matches of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) were shifted to Pune.
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Diamond Jubilee Building of Cancer Institute in Chennai.
The Prime Minister would also launch Health and Wellness Centre component of the Ayushman Bharat Programme in this panchayat as part of the visit.
Modi, while launching the aspirational districts programme in January, promised to visit the district which showed the most noteworthy performance.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi concludes his address.
The purchase of bullet-proof jackets for soldiers had been delayed by red tape, but it has now been resolved, and an order had been placed, he said, adding that it would boost defence manufacturing in India.
"In thousands of years of history we have never desired anyone's territory, rather than wining countries through wars, India has believed in winning hearts". Rather than winning countries through wars, India has believed in winning hearts.
"There was a time when critical issue of defence preparedness was hampered by policy paralysis. Our dream is to develop the ecosystem to foster an environment of new and creative entrepreneurship in defence manufacturing sector". Since the government is nearly the only buyer, you need the government to grant an order.
"Our commitment to peace is just as strong as our commitment to protecting our people and our territory". He asserted that his government is ready to take all necessary measures to equip the armed forces to bolster their strength.
It is wonderful to see that more than 500 Indian companies and over 150 foreign companies are here. "The corridors will become engines of economic development and growth of defence industrial base", the PM said. This is the land of our glorious maritime legacy. Fifty Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam workers were arrested as they waved black flags, The Hindu reported. "He has done injustice to Tamil Nadu", he said.
The Prime Minister took a chopper from the Chennai airport to Thiruvidanthai on the outskirts of Chennai. Without going into further details, he said in the presence of Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami and Deputy CM O. Panneerselvam, that "the Union government is committed to cooperative federalism".
MDMK general secretary Vaiko said his party would hold a black flag demonstration at Little Mount here against Modi's visit for his "betrayal" of Tamil Nadu on the Cauvery issue.
Protesters planted black flags on the way and also reached the Chennai airport in large numbers even as 10,000 policemen stood guard to prevent any untoward incidents.
The future secretary of state argued that to achieve this point, America needs to continue the effort it has undertaken. The former congressman from Wichita, Kansas, denied he had ever advocated regime change in North Korea.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and the European Union have called for an independent investigation into the violence. It has pledged to stop attacks, damage to the fence and infiltration bids, and says there have been attempts at all three.
On Thursday, police went to a home in Barnstable to serve an arrest warrant on Latanowich for a parole violation. Flags are also flying at half-staff in his honor. "Our department is going to miss him terribly".
The US president welcomed the speech and said he saw an end to the dispute, which has roiled markets since the start of March. And the fact that China and the United States are now locked in an escalating fight over trade likely won't help.
He said Modi's silence over the rising atrocities against women was "unacceptable" and that India was waiting for him to speak up. Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday attacked Congress President Rahul Gandhi in his home constituency here in Uttar Pradesh.
Hamilton's Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas was third fastest ahead of Red Bull pair Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen . Hamilton issued a warning to Mercedes as well. "That means every single individual in this team can't have an off-day".
China has said it expected reasonable growth in broad M2 money supply and total social financing this year. The Austrian officials signed $1.85 billion in contracts with China , according to the report.
Investigators determined that the fire was accidental and caused by an electrical malfunction at the house's meter base. The west siding of the neighboring house was melted and damaged during the fire, but no injuries were reported.
On Tuesday, 03 April 2018, Gregory Raspberry, of Wilmington, was apprehended by Wilmington Police at Delaware Avenue and N. Investigators say the suspects burglarized three businesses: the Winn Dixie, TT Nails and Spa and Angelic Touches Salon.