Tag: India

Pak minister’s admission revealed truth of Pulwama attack, silenced govt critics: Rajnath Singh | India News

BHAGALPUR: Defence minister Rajnath Singh Friday said that a Pakistani minister’s admission of his country’s involvement in the 2019 Pulwama attack has revealed the truth...

After Pakistan minister’s Pulwama attack admission, BJP attacks Congress | India News

NEW DELHI: After the admission by a Pakistani minister that Pakistan was responsible for the 2019 Pulwama terrorist attack, the BJP attacked the Congress on...

Chattisgarh elephant reserve expansion to bury 64 coal blocks | India News

NEW DELHI: The Chattisgarh government’s decision to expand the proposed Lemru Elephant Reserve eightfold will put 64 coal blocks with close to 17 billion tonne...

Nadda hits out at Rahul after Pak leader’s Abhi admission | India News

NEW DELHI: BJP president J P Nadda on Thursday seized upon a video of a Pakistani opposition leader saying Islamabad released IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan...

Centre sets up permanent panel to tackle Delhi-NCR air pollution | India News

NEW DELHI: After a succession of committees and court directions failed to halt deterioration in the capital’s air quality, the Centre has decided to set...

India dealt with border crisis with China with firmness, maturity: Foreign secretary | India News

NEW DELHI: India has dealt with the “worst crisis” in decades along its border with China with “firmness and maturity” despite facing the challenge of...

Abhinandan’s release: Ex-IAF chief on why Pak army chief was ‘shaking, sweating’ | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s military posture after the Balakot airstrikes was “very offensive” and that could be the reason why a Pakistani MP said that their...

India performs 1 crore Covid-19 tests in last 9 days, consistent dip in positivity rate | India News

NEW DELHI: The Union Health Ministry on Thursday informed that the country has conducted about one crore tests to diagnose coronavirus in the last nine...

2+2 ministerial dialogue brought ‘unprecedented cooperation’ between India, US: Lawmakers | India News

WASHINGTON: Two eminent American lawmakers have welcomed the successful conclusion of the 2+2 ministerial dialogue between India and the US, saying that the deliberations brought...

Associate identifies middleman’s handwriting in ‘Agusta kickback letters’: CBI | India News

NEW DELHI: A Thane-based man who was hired to provide typing services by Christian Michel — accused of acting as a middleman in the Rs...

New Indo-EU pact will enable Indian talents to join research teams in Europe | India News

NEW DELHI: The European Commission and the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) signed an arrangement on Wednesday to enhance scientific cooperation and enable...

SC slams police for harassing people over social media posts | India News

NEW DELHI: Concerned by the growing trend of police in different states summoning individuals from far corners for social media posts allegedly defaming political dispensations,...

India extends $ 1 billion Line of Credit to Central Asia for connectivity & other development projects

New Delhi: India on Wednesday announced an additional $ 1 billion Line of Credit for Central Asian countries to widen connectivity and energy partnership among...

Isro will launch first satellite of this year from Sriharikota on November 7 | India News

NEW DELHI: Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) will launch the first satellite of this year from Sriharikota at 3.02pm on November 7 when its PSLV-C49...

From Gulf war to the pandemic, Indian chef is on a one-man mission to feed the hungry | India News

Melbourne: As bombs dropped over the city of Baghdad, a lone figure would tiptoe out the backdoor of a luxury hotel at night. After walking...

US offers F-18 fighters to India for Naval requirement | India News

NEW DELHI: Seeking to develop further closer ties with India, the United States of America (USA) has offered its F-18 naval fighter jets for the...

Indian outfit wins UN award for efforts to combat climate change amid Covid-19 | India News

UNITED NATIONS: An Indian organisation that leverages tourism and technology to help remote communities access solar energy has won a prestigious UN award for its...

Z+ cover based on threat, not paying capacity, says SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition seeking withdrawal of Z-plus security cover to the Ambani brothers and their family members but...

Afghanistan battles Pak ‘hurdles’ to export onions to India | India News

NEW DELHI: Afghanistan is looking to circumvent hurdles allegedly created by Pakistan agencies at the Wagah-Attari border to export onions to India. It has raised...

Russia hosts 5th BRICS Young Diplomats Forum to build bonding

In accordance with the programme of the Russian BRICS chairmanship in 2020, the Russian Foreign Ministry Council of Young Diplomats, jointly with Roscongress Foundation and...

BRC dedicates Infantry Day to family of Galwan valley martyrs, felicitates them | India News

PATNA: The Bihar Regimental Centre dedicated Infantry Day celebration of Indian Army to families of Galwan valley martyrs by felicitating them in a special programme...

Confident of two-thirds majority; providing jobs priority, will nullify Centre’s farm laws: Tejashwi | India News

NEW DELHI/PATNA: Confident of the ‘Mahagathbandhan’ getting two-thirds majority in the Bihar polls, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday said providing jobs to unemployed youth...

India calls for complete ceasing of support to terrorist forces in Middle East | India News

UNITED NATIONS: India has called on all concerned parties to completely stop supporting terrorist forces, like the ISIS, while urging all stakeholders in the Middle...

Tell us how you’ll make your content responsible: SC to Arnab | India News

NEW DELHI: Chief Justice S A Bobde on Monday said he could not stand the kind of public discourse on TV channels these days and...

Ahead of 2+2, S Jaishankar and Mike Pompeo discuss stability and security in Asia | India News

NEW DELHI: “Stability and security in Asia” dominated the discussions when foreign minister S Jaishankar and his US counterpart Mike Pompeo met this evening for...