Last Updated: June 02, 2023, 13:29 IST
In today’s edition of News18 Afternoon Digest, we are looking at the launch of Chandrayaan-3. In other news, Mexican authorities have found at least 45 bags with human remains in a ravine in the western Mexican city of Guadalajara.
“Upbeat” and “apprehensive” is how M Sankaran, Director of UR Rao Satellite Centre, described the mood at Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) as the Chandrayaan-3 spacecraft reached the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota for a proposed launch in July. READ MORE
Rahul Gandhi’s visit to the United States has been attracting controversy with the Bharatiya Janata Party leading attacks on the Congress party over their leader’s statements abroad. A fresh salvo has been fired by Union minister Kiren Rijiju who took objection to Gandhi calling Muslim League a “secular” party. READ MORE
Mexican authorities have found at least 45 bags with human remains in a ravine in the western Mexican city of Guadalajara. READ MORE
Meta Platforms, the owner of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp, is asking employees assigned to an office to work from the office three days a week beginning in September, according to a Bloomberg report quoting people familiar with the matter. However, existing remote workers will be allowed to continue working from their current locations. READ MORE
Team India was involved in an energetic training session ahead of the World Test Championship final as all the players were involved in several fielding drills to get themselves ready for the mega clash. India fielding coach T Dilip led the charge of the fielding session in London as he first divided the team into two groups for fielding drills for deep square leg and deep mid-wicket and then followed the same process for training at mid-on and mid-off region. READ MORE
Harley-Davidson, the iconic American motorcycle manufacturer, made waves in 2020 when it announced its exit from the Indian market. However, the company has now bounced back with a strategic partnership with Hero MotoCorp, breathing new life into its operations. READ MORE