Success of our nation lies in mobilising positive forces: Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said the country`s success will lie in mobilising all the "positive forces to fight the scourges of poverty deprivation and backwardness."

India a global power: Pentagon

Coinciding with the New Delhi visit of Defence Secretary Leon Panetta, the Pentagon on Tuesday said India is a global power.

US won’t surrender its status as a global power

Leon Panetta`s comments came at a time when US is wooing Asian countries to help America`s security agenda.

Obama visit recognised India as global power: US

US President Barack Obama`s India visit in November 2010 recognised that New Delhi is one of the emerging powers around the globe that are increasingly important, a senior administration official has said.

China may take 20 years to catch up with US: Poll

Two separate surveys say 78% Chinese feel that China is a developing country.