India welcomes Maldives presidential election result

India welcomes Maldives presidential election result

India on Monday welcomed the result of the presidential election in the Maldives with early reports showing that the joint …

Rewari gang rape main accused sent to 4-day police custody

Rewari gang rape main accused sent to 4-day police custody

A court in Haryana has sent two of the main accused in the gang rape case of a 19-year-old college …

Menstrual hygiene campaign changes lives in rural Bengal

Menstrual hygiene campaign changes lives in rural Bengal

Kiran Bauri, a teenaged Class 12 student of Dhurohi village in West Bengal’s Purulia district, has been for years using …

Chidambaram targets Modi government for dodging Rafale probe

Chidambaram targets Modi government for dodging Rafale probe

Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Monday ridiculed the Narendra Modi government for refusing a probe into the Rafale deal after …

Pakistan won't abandon peace efforts despite India's reluctance: Shah Mehmood Qureshi

Pakistan won’t abandon peace efforts despite India’s reluctance: Shah Mehmood Qureshi

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that despite India’s reluctance, Islamabad would not close doors on its efforts …

Pakistan won't abandon peace efforts despite India's reluctance: Foreign Minister

Rains affect life in Punjab, Haryana; damage paddy, cotton crop

Moderate to heavy rainfall continued in most parts of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh for the third day on Monday affecting …

Pakistan's one-trick pony act on Kashmir doesn't resonate at UN: Syed Akbaruddin

Pakistan’s one-trick pony act on Kashmir doesn’t resonate at UN: Syed Akbaruddin

India will be focusing on a multilateral agenda at the high-level UN General Assembly (UNGA) session that begins on Tuesday …

MP: Energy Minister Paras Jain threatens the engineer of suspension

Madhya Pradesh: Energy Minister Paras Jain threatens engineer of suspension

Madhya Pradesh minister of Energy and New and Renewable Energy Paras Chandra Jain lost his cool and threatened to suspend …

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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 …

The erasure of historic time and human soul – The silent sorrow of the Uighurs

The erasure of historic time and human soul – The silent sorrow of the Uighurs

In the midst of a desert, lofty buildings with barbed wire fencing stand tall, red letters on them urge people …

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