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Shiv Sena MPs to attend PM's high tea, Uddhav not going

Shiv Sena MPs to attend PM’s high tea, Uddhav not going

MUMBAI: Amid signs of a rapprochement, all Shiv Sena MPs will attend the high tea being hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi on Sunday for NDA MPs even… Read more »

India''s warning on pro-Pak group''s rally on Kashmir in London

India’s warning on pro-Pak group’s rally on Kashmir in London

NEW DELHI: Ahead of a planned rally in London by a pro-Pakistan group on Kashmir issue, India has warned that forces inimical to Indo-UK relations may utilize such opportunities in… Read more »

PM congratulates TV channels for showing dirt on streets left

PM congratulates TV channels for showing dirt on streets

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated TV channels for showing dirty streets after Diwali celebrations, saying telecasting such visuals would create awareness among people about the importance of… Read more »

Patel's birth anniversary to be marked as National Unity Day

Patel’s birth anniversary to be marked as National Unity Day

NEW DELHI: The Modi government has declared October 31 as “Rashtriya Ekta Diwas” (National Unity Day) to mark the birth anniversary of country’s first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, continuing… Read more »

Govt announces 54 new BoPs, Rs 175 cr infra package on China border

Govt announces 54 new BoPs, Rs 175 cr infra package on China border

GREATER NOIDA: Unfazed by China’s objections to development of border areas, Government today announced setting up of 54 new border outposts and a Rs 175 crore package for beefing up… Read more »

Chinese, Indian troops celebrate Diwali at Ladakh

Chinese, Indian troops celebrate Diwali at Ladakh

JAMMU: Troops of India and China posted in Chushul sector of Ladakh held a meeting and celebrated Diwali in a bid to deepen ties at the ground level between the… Read more »

2 killed, 4 injured in US school shooting

2 killed, 4 injured in US school shooting

WASHINGTON: In yet another tragic shooting in a US school, a student opened fire in a school cafeteria, killing one student and critically injuring four others before taking his own… Read more »

Sonia, Rahul should 'speak more' Chidambaram

Sonia, Rahul should ‘speak more': Chidambaram

NEW DELHI: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram today said that Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi should “speak more” and put in action a timetable that would enable the party to… Read more »

Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch, shells forward LoC posts

Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch, shells forward LoC posts

JAMMU: In fresh ceasefire violation, Pakistan troops fired at forward Indian posts along Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir tonight, drawing retaliation from Indian soldiers…. Read more »

Pak parl's anti-India resolution an 'act of desperation'BJP

Pak parl’s anti-India resolution an ‘act of desperation': BJP

NEW DELHI: The passing of an anti-India resolution by the Pakistani parliament was an “act of desperation” and the result of the neighbouring country’s isolation by the world community, BJP… Read more »

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Pakistan sends Diwali sweets to President, PM

NEW DELHI: Despite the bitterness in Indo-Pak ties, Pakistan has sent ‘Diwali sweets’ to President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The sweets, by Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit… Read more »

French filmmakers make secret documentary on Jarawa, FIR filed

French filmmakers make secret documentary on Jarawa, FIR filed

PORT BLAIR: Two French filmmakers have been booked on the charge of trespassing into the protected Jarawa tribal reserve in the Andaman Islands and filming a documentary on the threatened… Read more »

Ask India of things that it can do ex-NSA Hadley

Ask India of things that it can do: ex-NSA Hadley

WASHINGTON: Observing that the new Indian government gives the US a fresh opportunity to re-start the bilateral ties, an ex-NSA has cautioned the Obama Administration of not demanding things from… Read more »

India a country of enormous energy and power Kerry

India a country of enormous energy and power: Kerry

WASHINGTON: Describing India as a country of enormous energy and power, US Secretary of State John Kerry has said that the recent visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a… Read more »

Obama nominates Indian-American as Ambassador to Sweden

Obama nominates Indian-American as Ambassador to Sweden

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama has nominated a major fundraiser for his presidential campaign Indian-American Azita Raji as the US Ambassador to Sweden. A former investment banker, California-based Raji served as… Read more »

US prosecutor recognised for probing case against Infosys

US prosecutor recognized for probing case against Infosys

WASHINGTON: A US prosecutor who successfully investigated a precedent-setting work visa fraud case against Infosys, resulting in the Indian IT giant paying a whopping USD 34 million in fine, has… Read more »

Permanent solution on food security in WTO rules is mustIndia

Permanent solution on food security in WTO rules is must: India

UNITED NATIONS: In a stern message, India has told the UN General Assembly that developing countries must have the freedom to use food reserves to feed the poor “without the… Read more »

End ungenerous, ill-informed advice to India Lord Paul to UK

End ungenerous, ill-informed advice to India: Lord Paul to UK

LONDON: NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul told Britain that it should end a stream of ungenerous and often ill-informed advice that is directed to India on matters including human rights,… Read more »

Bomb threat to AI flight sparks security alert

Bomb threat to AI flight sparks security alert

KOCHI: A threat of a bomb explosion or a possible suicide attack on an Air India flight from Mumbai sparked an alert here with authorities beefing up security at the… Read more »

Pakistan Rangers violate ceasefire open fire on border outposts

Pakistan Rangers violate ceasefire open fire on border outposts

JAMMU: Pakistan Rangers opened fire on border outposts in Jammu last night but the Indian forces showed restraint and did not retaliate. Throughout Diwali on Thursday, Pakistan Rangers violated ceasefire… Read more »