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Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday warned Pakistan that India can kill its enemies not only within its borders but also across, even as violence along the Jammu and Kashmir border continued to climb. Holding Pakistan responsible for the poor bilateral relations, Mr. Singh told a public gathering in ...
Terming as "historic" his recent visit to India, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said today that his six-day trip will be "long remembered" as it contributed in strengthening of ... "They carried the flame for generations and looked forward to this moment when the Prime Minister of Israel came to India.
New Delhi: India will overtake China to be the fastest growing large economy in 2018 and the country's equity market will become the fifth largest in the ... According to a Sanctum wealth management report, when the rest of the world offers low growth and insufficient structural change, India, by contrast, ...
India "strongly condemned" the terrorist attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel attack in which dozens were killed, saying it highlighted once again the need to target sanctuaries of internationally proscribed terror groups like the Pakistan based "Haqqani network" affiliated to the Taliban. "The reports about ...
To buy subsidized grain in some states, for example, a beneficiary must authenticate her identity by placing the tip of a finger on a hand-held machine. Collecting a readable fingerprint this way requires functioning electricity, an internet connection and operational servers. In large swathes of rural India, ...
Delhi's Navdeep Saini and Mumbai's Shardul Thakur have arrived in South Africa to serve as net bowlers for India's squad ahead of the third Test in Johannesburg. Both had been in contention for the fifth fast bowler's spot in the squad before the selectors decided to go with Jasprit Bumrah. Saini was ...
New Delhi: India's environment ministry has placed restrictions on the use of imported petroleum coke in the capital Delhi and its surrounding ... As the world's largest consumer of petcoke, India imports over half its annual petcoke consumption of about 27 million tonnes, mainly from the United States.
It was here the four Beatles joined other western travellers, including the Beach Boys' Mike Love, the singer Donovan, the actress Mia Farrow, and the Beatles' wives and girlfriends, Cynthia Lennon, Maureen Starkey, Jane Asher and Pattie Boyd, to seek enlightenment through meditation. The trip to India is ...
Thousands of Indian troops spent hours battling a huge fire emanating from a highly polluted lake, causing panic among thousands of people in the southern city of Bangalore, the army have said. Nearly 5,000 soldiers swung into action yesterday after the fire threatened a military area with huge clouds of ...
If you believed that the Indian people universally welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to India, then you were misled. The corporate media - both in India and in Israel - concentrated on the press releases from the offices of the prime ministers and bought hook, line and sinker into their ...
They pulled the director's hair. They burned movie posters. They even threatened to behead the lead actress -- or at least cut off her nose. Hindu extremists in India have played just about every trick in their book to block the release of "Padmaavat," a lavish Bollywood film about a 14th-century Hindu queen.
Two teenagers involved in a road crash in India reportedly died after police refused to take them in their patrol car to the nearest hospital. Three police officers in Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, are accused of failing to transport the young men because they did not want blood stains in their car. They are now ...
Modi has always sought international input and affirmation to catalyse his mission of transforming India. Even as the narrative within India about his performance and management of the economy has lately acquired a critical edge, he has hit back at sceptics with a series of foreign 'thumbsups' gestures.
By all accounts, India's space program had a stellar 2017. That was capped with its latest launch last Friday of India's hundredth satellites, along with 30 other satellites, on board its workhorse space rocket: the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C40). Almost a year ago, in February 2017, the Indian ...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to India this week was the final step in the process of fully normalising the bilateral relationship. That process began in 1992 when India established diplomatic ties with Israel, with major milestones in 2003 when Ariel Sharon became the first Israeli Prime ...

India's government has reportedly sent tax notices to cryptocurrency traders and investors following a nationwide survey. According to Reuters, a survey found that Indian citizens conducted more than $3.5 billion worth of trades and other transactions across a 17-month period. The government also ...
Noting that the India-specific fighter on offer and its programme's size, scope and success will enable Indian industry to take advantage of unprecedented manufacturing, upgrade and sustainment opportunities well into the future, Lall said the platform will give Indian industry a unique opportunity to become ...
Despite a 2003 ceasefire, India and Pakistan regularly trade fire across the so-called Line of Control (LoC), the military demarcation between the Indian and Pakistani controlled parts of Jammu and Kashmir. India regularly accuses Pakistan of aiding fighters in crossing the LoC to attack Indian targets.
Part of the reason for this low-key approach is New Delhi's traditional support for the Palestinian cause as well as the compulsions of domestic politics, with some arguing that closer ties to Israel would enrage India's Muslims - who make up about 14 percent of the country's 1.25 billion people - and ...
Sample what Kohli had to say about India's slip catching a day before the Centurion Test: "I'm not going to sit here and talk about the last one year. The last game was pretty good. Apart from one dropped catch from Shikhar [Dhawan] in the first innings, which we looked at as a team. We want to plug all ...
The Israeli prime minister's official visit to India commenced this week with Benjamin Netanyahu arriving in Delhi, and 11-year-old Moshe Holtzberg in Mumbai. "baby Moshe" is the boy who lost his parents in the terrorist attack in Mumbai nine years ago and was rescued by his Indian nanny. As the Delhi ...
A doctor has been arrested for allegedly setting fire to 25 cars over a period of several days in the southern Indian State of Karnataka. police have seized CCTV footage of Dr Ameet Gaikwad, in which he is seen wearing a helmet and entering various buildings. It is not clear if this was a kind of fetish, or if it was a case of ...
FILE PHOTO: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs Yoga on International Yoga Day in Lucknow, India June 21, 2017. ... Two yoga teachers from India will hold daily classes next week at the summit, which has attracted 70 heads of state and government, including U.S. President Donald Trump as ...
Singh's case shocked India, resulting in an intense period of media coverage and nationwide protests. Singh is commonly referred to as Nirbhaya, meaning "fearless" in Hindi. In the month's following Singh's death, the central government passed legislative reform to increase penalties for sexual violence.
India's test this week of a long range intercontinental ballistic missile with the capability of hitting China's eastern coastal cities constitutes a threat to regional security, a China's state-owned newspaper has declared, calling for increased Chinese presence in the Indian Ocean to counter its regional rival.
New Delhi -- India tested a long-range ballistic missile capable of carrying nuclear weapons on Thursday, paving the way for membership to a small list of countries with access to intercontinental missiles and putting most of China in its reach. The ballistic missile, called Agni 5, was launched from Abdul ...
After a short period of slowdown in the economy, India is reclaiming its place as a growth leader, first deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) David Lipton said today. Addressing the Asian Financial Forum, Hong Kong, he also said that right now, the sun is shining on the global ...
India Willoughby is a 51-year-old broadcaster and journalist born Jonathan Willoughby. Working as a TV reporter at ITV Border, Jonathan presented the news in the North East and Cumbria. She has a teenage son named Rhodes and is based in Newcastle. In 2010, she quit her regional job in Carlisle, ...
A civil disobedience is underway in the supreme court of India. It's unique: The custodians of power are disobeying, praying to the people's court. It has flashed a rare spotlight on the court's inner workings--for a dismayed people to see, study, and summate. Ordinarily, judges shun the media, speak only in ...
Polish companies may be interested in getting into commercial mining in India provided the conditions are right, said Marek Magierowski, Polish Deputy Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Mr. Magierowski, who is leading a delegation organised by the Indo-Polish Chambers of Commerce and Industry ...
A 15-year-old Dalit girl who went missing last week in the Indian state of Haryana has been found dead near a canal in Jind district, nearly 100km west of the capital New Delhi. Doctors say she was gang-raped and her body was mutilated, bringing the memory of the 2012 brutal gang rape of a medical ...
India and Pakistan exchanged gunfire Monday in the disputed Kashmir region, killing several soldiers on both sides. Each side ... Pakistan, on the other hand, accuses India of grave human rights violations in the part of Kashmir under Indian control, which has long faced a separatist movement. Clashes ...
Modi accorded Netanyahu a warm welcome when he arrived on Sunday and vowed to "further cement the close friendship" between Israel and India. The highly publicised visit comes after New Delhi voted against the United States decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel at the UN General ...
Between driverless cars, flying cars, 3D-printed technology and virtual reality exhibitions, technology has become the present and future of the automotive industry. India's Auto Expo, the second largest auto show in the world by the numbers, will continue this trend next month, with the theme of "automotive ...
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu flew to India late on Saturday night for a six-day visit to mark the 25th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral relations. The trip will also reciprocate Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel about six months ago. >> India's Modi surprises Netanyahu at ...
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the inauguration ceremony of the 'Make In India' week in Mumbai, India. (Reuters Photo). Tehran, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- Iran and India have signed a deal worth 2 billion U.S. dollars for cooperation in the rail sector, the Financial Tribune reported on ...
Pakistan denounced Saturday as "irresponsible" remarks by rival India's army chief in which he vowed to expose "Pakistan's nuclear bogey" in the event of a war between the countries. Islamabad's reaction came a day after Indian General Bipin Rawat dismissed assertions that Pakistani "tactical" nuclear ...
Benjamin Netanyahu has arrived in India on a six-day trip, becoming the second Israeli prime minister to visit New Delhi since the two countries established diplomatic relations in 1992. In a move described by the Indian foreign ministry as a "departure from protocol", Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...
Once poverty-stricken and reliant on international aid, India opened up its economy in the early 1990s and has since seen steady, sometimes remarkable, economic growth. Today, by most measures, India is one of the world's largest and fastest growing economies.
A rescue operation is continuing after a boat carrying 40 school students capsized off the Indian coast near Mumbai. Thirty-two pupils have been rescued so far and three bodies, said to be girls, have been found, according to reports. ships have been diverted to the area near Dahanu, in Maharashtra state, to help with the ...
The meetings came as India and Britain agreed to the terms of a memorandum of understanding on the swift return of Indian illegal immigrants from the U.K. -- an issue that has been repeatedly raised by the British government and cited as an obstacle to immigration reform on the British side. The progress ...
India Willoughby became the first celeb to leave Celebrity Big Brother 2018 after viewers voted to save Love Island star Jonny Mitchell. Viewers have been voting since Tuesday to decide between India and Jonny after fellow housemates put the pair up for eviction in a tense face-to-face showdown.
Four of India's most senior Supreme Court judges have warned that democracy is under threat because of the way the court is being run. In the first ever news conference by sitting judges at India's top court, they said Chief Justice Dipak Misra was ignoring rules and assigning cases according to his own ...
New Delhi: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu begins a six-day visit to India on Sunday hoping to boost trade ties and iron out differences arising from New Delhi's decision to scrap a defence deal, officials from both countries said. Israel's state-owned defence contractor Rafael announced on Jan ...
One of India's most popular stars, he was a poor bus conductor before joining an acting school. With many of his 175-plus films since 1975, mostly in the Tamil and Telugu languages, shattering box-office records, the actor soon began to enjoy a demi-god status. He currently boasts over 50,000 fan clubs.
On January 10, 2018, India's Supreme Court declared it would re-examine Section 377 of the Indian Penal code, which bans "carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any man, woman, or animal" -- an act currently punishable by life imprisonment. The idea that same sex relations went "against ...
India's supreme court plunged into turmoil on Friday (Jan. 12). Four top judges broke with convention and spoke out openly against the chief justice of India over the rot in the upper judiciary. The crisis is nothing like anything India has seen, sparking intense speculation over the immediate and long-term ...
Indeed, the challenges of adapting to India as an investor go beyond not knowing what you don't know: You won't even be able to say most of it. Hindi and English are the most widely used languages, but the country has 22 official languages and many more are spoken, taught in schools, and printed in ...


 

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