UPA must answer who received kickbacks in Agusta deal:Parrikar

Dehradun, Apr 30 (PTI) Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said the previous UPA dispensation will have to answer who received the alleged kickbacks in the AgustaWestland chopper deal. "The moot question is...
Rodrigo Duterte sworn-in as new Philippine President

Rodrigo Duterte sworn-in as new Philippine President

Manila, June 30 - Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday was sworn in as the 16th president of the Philippines, after a landslide election victory in May.Supreme Court Associate Justice Bienvenido Reyes administered Duterte's...

Mamata Banerjee sworn in Bengal CM for second time

Kolkata, May 27 (IANS) Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee was on Friday sworn in as West Bengal chief minister for the second time.Banerjee was administered the oath of office and secrecy...

‘Surgical strikes’ in LoC will reap Modi rich political benefits

During the in 1999, India did not cross the Line of Control (LoC). If it has behaved differently this time, the reason is that Pakistan's reputation has nosedived in the last...
Shiv Sena leads in battle for Mumbai

Shiv Sena leads in battle for Mumbai

Mumbai, Feb 23. The ruling Shiv Sena appeared all set to retain control over the Brihan Mumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), India's biggest and richest civic body, election officials said on Thursday.The Bharatiya...
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‘Work in progress but a lot more required’

New Delhi, May 25 - As the BJP-led NDA government completes two years in office, an industry chamber described it as "work in progress" but said that "a lot more is required"...

Kejriwal targets Modi; BJP, Congress want 21 AAP MLAs disqualified 

New Delhi, June 14 . A day after a Delhi government bill that sought to exclude the post of Parliamentary Secretaries from the office of profit didn't get presidential nod, Chief Minister...

Rahul seeks action against PM’s ‘friends’ 

Thane (Maharashtra), Nov 16 . Training his guns on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday demanded action against his friends and those who are hoarding black money.Addressing a...
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi at joint media briefing with the President of Mexico, Mr. Enrique Peaa Nieto at the official residence of Los Pinos, Mexico on June 08, 2016.

India, Mexico to elevate ties to strategic partnership

India and Mexico have agreed to elevate their 'Privileged Partnership' into a strategic one during talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto here during which Mexico...

China is time-tested friend: Pakistani PM

Islamabad, Aug 4. Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif told a conference of the country's envoys on Wednesday that the relationship with China has transformed into a multi-dimensional partnership, and it was a...

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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...