US to deepen security relationship with India: Pentagon
US to deepen security relationship with India: Pentagon

The Pentagon said on Wednesday it would "deepen" its security relationship with India, noting that the US' global network of allies and partners is a unique strength that provides the foundation for international security and stability.

Lakhvi exempted from in-person appearance in 26/11 Mumbai attack case

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court today exempted the mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attack Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi from appearing in-person after the LeT operations commander cited "serious threats to his life."

Five things to do and see in Khajuraho
Five things to do and see in Khajuraho

The temples of Khajuraho are world famous. Not only is the architecture spectacular but the erotic sculptures are intricate and it is a must visit place for anyone who loves art.

Indian Ocean cannot be backyard of India: China
Indian Ocean cannot be backyard of India: China

The Indian Ocean cannot be a backyard of India which navies of other countries could not visit, according the Chinese ministry of defence here.

Military hotline between India, China to be set up soon

A military hotline between the armed forces headquarters of India and China is expected to become operational soon, according to defence ministry officials here.

PM Modi greets Chinese Premier Li on birthday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday greeted Premier Li Keqiang on his 60th birthday, posting a message for the Chinese leader on his Weibo account.

Gear up for an amazing celestial show as Venus, Jupiter to converge!
Gear up for an amazing celestial show as Venus, Jupiter to converge!

Stargazers and astronomer are in for this year’s most amazing celestial show: the two brightest planets, Venus and Jupiter, will seemingly collide in the night sky!

India to ink agreement with Myanmar, Thailand: Nitin Gadkari

In the wake of an agreement between India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan for unhindered vehicular movement, a similar accord with Myanmar and Thailand will facilitate smoother surface movement in the region, union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Tuesday.

June witnessed 16 percent more than normal rainfall: IMD

The country received 16 percent more rainfall than its normal limit in June, the India Meteorological Department on Tuesday said.

Better medicine packaging can help lower infant mortality rate

Improved packaging could significantly increase the usage of key medicines such as ORS in developing countries like India, which can help lower infant mortality rates, according to a new study.

Rare chance for Murali Vijay to show he's the real deal in ODIs too
Rare chance for Murali Vijay to show he's the real deal in ODIs too

For a batsman of Murali Vijay's ability, it is staggering to think his highest ODI score is a paltry 33.

Chinese submarine docking at Pakistan no big concern: Indian Navy

Amidst reports that a Chinese submarine had crossed the Arabian Sea and entered Karachi port last month, the Indian Navy on Tuesday said it was not a matter of big concern but they were monitoring all such activities.

Pak mulling action against India in UN over 'interference'

Pakistan is mulling dragging India to the UN for alleged interference in its affairs after a news report claimed India has been helping the Muttahida Qaumi Movement with funds and training to create unrest in Karachi.

India women hope to ride success wave 
India women hope to ride success wave 

Having won the opener convincingly, the Indian women's cricket team will be looking to sustain the momentum when they take on New Zealand in the second game of the five-match One-Day International (ODI) series here on Wednesday.

President greets Somalia on National Day

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday greeted the government and people of Somalia on the eve of its National Day.

President Mukherjee greets Canada on its National Day

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday greeted the government and people of Canada on the eve of its National Day.

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India, US review implementation of initiatives by Modi, Obama

Top officials from India and the US have reviewed the implementation of initiatives taken during the two summits between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama in the past one year.