Employment key to better future, Economists tell PM Modi ahead of Budget

India to expect stagnation in job in 2017-18

The United Nations International Labour Organisation (ILO) released its 2017 World Employment and Social Outlook report yesterday. And as per …

Lohri, Pongal, Makar Sankranti: Here’s what make these winter festivals so special!

India, the most diverse country in the world, is all set to celebrate three winter festivals Lohri, Makar Sankranti and …

India aim to seal the deal in 2nd T20I against South Africa

Split captaincy won’t work for the Indian cricket team: Dhoni

Addressing the media for the first time since he stepped down as Indian captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni said he was …

US secretary of state says will block China from South China Sea

Exxon Mobil CEO and US President Elect Donald Trump’s pick for his ‘Secretary of State’, Rex Tillerson, has told the …

Hafiz Saeed claims responsibility for Akhnoor attack; army rubbishes

Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed claimed responsibility for the Akhnoor attack where terrorists attacked a General Reserve Engineer Force (GREF) camp …

Air India to reserve 6 seats for women on domestic flights

National carrier Air India will reserve six seats for women on its flights operating on domestic routes from next week. …

BuzzFeed trades $25K worth of ‘failing pile of garbage’ merchandise a day after Trump’s comment

During his first presser since being elected, US president-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday called online media outlet BuzzFeed a “failing …

10 killed, 17 injured in suicide bombing in Syria

10 people were killed and 17 persons wounded on Thursday by a suicide bombing in the Kafarsuseh neighbourhood in the …

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Maldivian election: Will India cut China to size in Maldives after Yameen is gone?

This must be a presidential election result in the Maldives for which India would be waiting for a long. As …

The curious case of 1955 US-Iran treaty

The curious case of 1955 US-Iran treaty

Iran has taken the United States to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague, over validity of unilateral …

Rafale aircraft deal: How India got caught in French Revolution!

Rafale aircraft deal: How India got caught in French Revolution!

The muck that goes with power back home has starkly been laid bare by former French President Francoise Hollande. The …

Is electoral politics behind Modi govt’s decision to call off India-Pakistan meet?

Is electoral politics behind Modi govt’s decision to call off India-Pakistan meet?

Were brutal killing of three Jammu and Kashmir policemen and the release of stamps glorifying slain terrorist Burhan Wani as …

Indian, Pakistani foreign ministers to meet in New York, but does it have any purpose?

Indian, Pakistani foreign ministers to meet in New York, but does it have any purpose?

Now that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will meet her Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi on the sidelines of UN …

Is Mohan Bhagwat trying to be relevant in times of Modi and Shah?

Is Mohan Bhagwat trying to be relevant in times of Modi and Shah?

Strangely, neither Prime Minister Narendra Modi nor his BJP point-man Amit Shah were to be seen at the three-day discourse …

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