Indian response and reconstruction efforts welcomed by Nepal: Top UN official

A top UN official has lauded India's first response and reconstruction assistance to Nepal following a devastating earthquake in April that killed nearly 9,000 people, saying the help has been welcomed by Kathmandu.

Missing Indian-origin hotelier's family offers £25,000 reward

The family of an Indian-origin British hotelier feared kidnapped while on a business trip to Punjab has offered a reward of £25,000 to trace his whereabouts.

DNA analysis of rising water crisis in India!

DNA analyses the rising water crisis in India. Watch how precious is every drop of water we use and waste!
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India, Germany agree to deepen bilateral defence ties

India and Germany on Tuesday night decided to deepen their bilateral defence ties, especially in the wake of the 'Make in India' initiative.

Threats exist under various names: Parrikar on Islamic State

Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday rejected reports of terrorist group Islamic State ( IS) making headway in India, stating that threats have always existed under different names.

Modi government has restored hope in India: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government is in "action mode" and has restored hope in India.

Under PM Modi India has joined "club of elite" nations: Lekhi

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi completes one year in the office, the BJP on Tuesday said the country has made "enormous progress" in the defence and space sectors brining it at par with some of the elite nations.

India, Vietnam agree to scale up defence cooperation

India and Vietnam have decided to enhance their bilateral defence cooperation and signed a joint vision statement for the next five years.

Heat wave sweeps Punjab, Haryana; Karnal bakes at 44 degrees C

Heat wave conditions continued to sweep swathes of Punjab and Haryana giving no respite to people as the maximum temperatures on Tuesday again crossed few notches above normal at most places.

PM Narendra Modi's 'selfie diplomacy' a big hit in China: Harsh Pant

The six-day, three-nation tour that took Prime Minister Narendra Modi to China, Mongolia and South Korea in May 2015 was full of new beginnings.

Ganga-Bramhaputra Basin mapped in first of its kind study

The Ganga-Bramhaputra Basin together store around 960 cubic km of water, researchers have claimed in a first of its kind study after mapping the rivers, and said it will help understand signatures of droughts and floods to better manage water resources in the region.

Our eyes not shut on Dawood Ibrahim: Rajnath Singh

India on Tuesday said its eyes were not shut on underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, but "some international compulsions" were hindering his extradition from Pakistan.

Modi first PM to strongly raise border issue with China: Rajnath

Asserting the government's commitment to cordial relations with neighbours, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said India has taken strong stand on border issues with Pakistan and China, with Narendra Modi being first prime minister who "strongly raised the border issues with China".

Attackers will be paid back in same coin: Manohar Parrikar

Undeterred by the controversy over his earlier "terrorists have to be neutralised only through terrorists" remark, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has asserted that he will go to "any extent" to protect India and those who attack will be "paid back in the same coin".

Won't tolerate raising of pro-Pakistan slogans: Rajnath

 Affirming the BJP's stand on abrogating Article 370 of the constitution, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday asserted the government will not tolerate anyone raising pro-Pakistan slogans.

Arunachal an integral part of India: Rijiju

Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of the country and the government is committed to protecting its territorial integrity, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said here on Tuesday.

India, Bangladesh will soon approve Teesta water sharing deal: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said that the Teesta water sharing deal will soon get the approval of both India and Bangladesh.

Apply mind while deciding sanction for corruption cases: CVC to departments

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has asked government departments to "apply mind" while deciding on cases of sanction for prosecution against employees for alleged corruption.

Sardar Singh to lead India in World League semis
Sardar Singh to lead India in World League semis

Veteran midfielder Sardar Singh will lead an 18-member Indian hockey team in the FIH World League semifinal to be played in Belgium from June 20 to July 5.