Myanmar president’s India visit: Balancing ties with China

New Delhi, Aug 26 .  With Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw arriving on a four-day visit to India from Saturday on the heels of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's day-long visit to...
Pakistan proposes partnership with India on nuclear safety

Pakistan proposes partnership with India on nuclear safety

Islamabad, Sep 9 - Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Chaudhry has proposed partnership with India on nuclear safety and security, media repored on Friday.Chaudhary said this on Thursday while addressing a conference here...

‘Postpone or move Olympics due to Zika’

Washington, May 28 -The Rio Olympic Games should be postponed or moved "in the name of public health" over the Zika outbreak in Brazil, more than 100 prominent doctors and professors...

Pitch range produced by Vocal Cords: Study

New York, June 20 - Vocal cords are able to produce a wide range of sound frequencies because of the larynx's ability to stretch vocal cords and the cords' molecular composition, finds...
We will prove Godse's connection with RSS in court

We will prove Godse’s connection with RSS in court: Congress

New Delhi, July 19 - The Congress on Tuesday asserted that it will prove in court the connection Mahatma Gandhi's assassin had with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), saying "history can neither...
We're committed to Make in India, nurturing start-ups: Cisco honcho

We’re committed to Make in India, nurturing start-ups: Cisco honcho

Bengaluru, July 6 - US-based global technology company Cisco, that arrived in India in 1995 and has created thousands of jobs since then, says it is committed to the Make-in-India programme and...
Army has self respect, doesn't need ransom money: Uddhav

Army has self respect, doesn’t need ransom money: Uddhav

Panaji, Oct 23 - Taking on his cousin and MNS leader Raj Thackeray for asking filmmakers to donate Rs 5 crore to the army for casting Pakistani actors, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav...
Lord Shiva and Goddess Kali adorned matchboxes

When Lord Shiva and Goddess Kali adorned matchboxes!

New Delhi, June 2 - Ever seen Hindu Gods Shiva, Vishnu and Hanuman as well as Goddesses Kali and Saraswati on the labels of matchboxes? And that too matchboxes made in Austria,...

Brexit news shaves 1,000 points off India’s Sensex, rupee dips

As news spread that Britain has opted out of the European Union (Brexit) in a historic referendum, key Indian indices dived deep into the red and were trading some 4 per...

A-bombings regrettable: Japanese foreign minister

Tokyo, May 24 - Ahead of a planned visit by US President Barack Obama to Hiroshima, Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said on Tuesday said the US atomic bombings of the city...

Entertainment

My intentions are to entertain with dignity: Sunil Grover

Mumbai, April 5 - Following a spat with comedian-actor Kapil Sharma, Sunil Grover says that his intentions are to act and entertain people with dignity.Sunil...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...