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Google sports colourful Doodle on opening day of 18th Asian Games

Google sports colourful Doodle on opening day of 18th Asian Games

This year`s events are happening in Indonesia`s oldest city, Palembang, and the capital city of Jakarta.

Aug 18, 2018, 11:45 AM IST
UN 'saddened' by loss of lives due to floods in Kerala, monitoring situation

UN 'saddened' by loss of lives due to floods in Kerala, monitoring situation

The UN is ready to help India in tackling the flood situation in Kerala if a formal request is made.

Aug 18, 2018, 08:43 AM IST
With Atal Bihari Vajpayee's demise, Japan lost a 'good friend': PM Shinzo Abe

With Atal Bihari Vajpayee's demise, Japan lost a 'good friend': PM Shinzo Abe

Shinzo Abe described Vajpayee as a good friend of Japan in his condolence message.

Aug 18, 2018, 07:19 AM IST
Pakistan's interim Law Minister Syed Ali Zafar meets Sushma Swaraj

Pakistan's interim Law Minister Syed Ali Zafar meets Sushma Swaraj

Zafar had come to India to offer condolences to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. 

Aug 18, 2018, 00:19 AM IST
Dispute over large segment of India-China border resolved: Ram Madhav in Beijing

Dispute over large segment of India-China border resolved: Ram Madhav in Beijing

India and China have so far held 20 rounds of Special Representative-level talks to resolve the dispute over the 3,488-km long Line of Actual Control.

Aug 15, 2018, 16:53 PM IST
After nearly 60 years, stolen ancient bronze statue of Buddha to be returned to India

After nearly 60 years, stolen ancient bronze statue of Buddha to be returned to India

The 12th-century bronze sculpture was among the 14 statues, which were stolen from the Archaeological Museum in Nalanda in 1961.

Aug 15, 2018, 11:53 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi praises nation's 'daughters' for crossing 7 seas

PM Narendra Modi praises nation's 'daughters' for crossing 7 seas

Saluting the women, PM Modi said, "Our daughters have crossed all seven seas and have coloured the world in tricolour." 

Aug 15, 2018, 11:27 AM IST
India set an example for South Asia by supporting democracy: US

India set an example for South Asia by supporting democracy: US

The US hailed India as a robust, dynamic and a vibrant democracy on the occasion of its 72nd Independence Day,

Aug 15, 2018, 10:44 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi sports saffron headgear during Independence Day address

PM Narendra Modi sports saffron headgear during Independence Day address

PM Modi sported a saffron turban during his I-day address at the Red Fort.

Aug 15, 2018, 10:33 AM IST
Independence Day: Major Aditya Kumar, rifleman Aurangzeb to get Shaurya Chakra

Independence Day: Major Aditya Kumar, rifleman Aurangzeb to get Shaurya Chakra

Rifleman Aurangzeb, who was brutally killed by terrorists in J&K's Pulwama in June when he was on his way home for Eid, will also be conferred the gallantry award.

Aug 15, 2018, 09:06 AM IST
India to send manned space mission by 2022: PM Narendra Modi

India to send manned space mission by 2022: PM Narendra Modi

India's ISRO will launch a manned space mission by 2022, the PM announced in his Independence Day speech from the Red Fort.

Aug 15, 2018, 08:49 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi quotes Tamil poet Subramania Bharti in Independence Day speech

PM Narendra Modi quotes Tamil poet Subramania Bharti in Independence Day speech

One of the highlights of PM Modi's speech was the special mention of 20th century Tamil poet Chinnaswami Subramania Bharti.

Aug 15, 2018, 08:22 AM IST
72nd Independence Day: PM Narendra Modi to address nation from Red Fort, may launch health scheme

72nd Independence Day: PM Narendra Modi to address nation from Red Fort, may launch health scheme

PM Modi is likely to announce the launch of the world's largest government-funded healthcare programme, called the Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Scheme.

Aug 15, 2018, 06:44 AM IST
 Independence Day 2018: Google honours India with a special doodle

Independence Day 2018: Google honours India with a special doodle

The morning of August 15, 2018, marks the 72nd Independence Day of the nation

Aug 15, 2018, 06:29 AM IST
England selectors announce unchanged squad for third Test against India

England selectors announce unchanged squad for third Test against India

The England selectors have named an unchanged squad for the third cricket Test against India at Trent Bridge, starting August 18.

Aug 14, 2018, 11:10 AM IST
Sania Mirza opens up about her marriage to Shoaib Malik, child and India-Pakistan ties

Sania Mirza opens up about her marriage to Shoaib Malik, child and India-Pakistan ties

Indian Tennis player Sania Mirza is expecting her first baby.

Aug 12, 2018, 13:11 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi hopes Pakistan to be 'terror and violence-free' under Imran Khan

PM Narendra Modi hopes Pakistan to be 'terror and violence-free' under Imran Khan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wishes Pakistan to prosper under the new leadership.

Aug 12, 2018, 09:02 AM IST
Doklam chapter with India has been turned over: Chinese envoy

Doklam chapter with India has been turned over: Chinese envoy

Luo Zhaohui also called the two sides to make sincere efforts to maintain peace along the Indo-China border.

Aug 11, 2018, 09:16 AM IST
Dalai Lama sorry for 'Mahatma Gandhi wanted MA Jinnah as PM' remark

Dalai Lama sorry for 'Mahatma Gandhi wanted MA Jinnah as PM' remark

The Dalai Lama had recently said that Mahatma Gandhi wanted MA Jinnah and not Nehru to become the PM of India.

Aug 10, 2018, 13:21 PM IST
Invite to Donald Trump not 'Republic Day-specific', other options open: Sources

Invite to Donald Trump not 'Republic Day-specific', other options open: Sources

The two sides are in touch over the date and time of President Donald Trump's visit to India.

Aug 10, 2018, 06:46 AM IST

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