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India plans major step against terrorism, to seal international boundaries with Pakistan, Bangladesh soon

India plans major step against terrorism, to seal international boundaries with Pakistan, Bangladesh soon

The decision has been taken in the wake of an increase in infiltration attempts, said Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Pakistan to declare Gilgit-Baltistan its fifth province? UK condemns move, says it belongs to India

Pakistan to declare Gilgit-Baltistan its fifth province? UK condemns move, says it belongs to India

The Gilgit-Baltistan area is Pakistan`s northernmost administrative territory that borders the disputed Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

Donald Trump administration asked to push for F-16 sale to India

India has launched an effort to expand its combat aircraft fleet and the competition has reportedly narrowed down to Lockheed's F-16 and Saab's Gripen.

India, US vow to boost security ties during NSA Ajit Doval's visit

India, US vow to boost security ties during NSA Ajit Doval's visit

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval met United States Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at the Pentagon to discuss the importance of the U.S.-India relationship and the role of both nations in cooperating to uphold international laws and principles.

Outgoing UN peacekeeping head praises Indian, South Asian troops

As of February, there were 7,606 Indians serving in the peacekeeping operations, the second largest contingent, after Ethiopia with 8,321.
 

'Unfriendly forces trying to disrupt India-Russia ties'

India and Russia on Friday admitted there may be some "unfriendly forces or actors" who may be trying to create hindrances in bilateral relations.

India's monsoon likely to escape El Nino unscathed: IMD

India's monsoon likely to escape El Nino unscathed: IMD

India is likely to emerge unscathed from the El Nino weather pattern as it is expected to set in only during the latter part of the four-month monsoon season, a top weather official said, indicating a timely arrival of crop-nourishing rains.

Why India needs more male health workers -- to tackle maternal-health crisis

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Female health workers are the primary drivers of maternal health initiatives, but male health workers (MHWs) could complement their services significantly, according to a 2015 research study conducted in rural Odisha.

World Tuberculosis Day 2017: Rise of multidrug-resistant TB threatens India

World Tuberculosis Day 2017: Rise of multidrug-resistant TB threatens India

India is also among the six countries that account for 60 per cent of the total TB cases globally.

Pakistani singer, who chanted Gayatri Mantra in front of Nawaz Sharif, said this about Yogi Adityanath

Pakistani singer, who chanted Gayatri Mantra in front of Nawaz Sharif, said this about Yogi Adityanath

Narodha Malni, the Pakistani Hindu girl who recently hogged the limelight for chanting Gayatri Mantra before Pak Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, has said that the appointment of Yogi Adityanath as Chief Minister would be good for Uttar Pradesh.

Sushma again to rescue of distressed Indian abroad

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday once again responded to a distress call about an Indian abroad, saying that the victim has been found and is in safe custody of that country`s authorities.

Mr Narendra Modi, pls speak out for 'muhajirs' in Pakistan: MQM chief to Indian PM

Mr Narendra Modi, pls speak out for 'muhajirs' in Pakistan: MQM chief to Indian PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi should speak out for the rights of 'muhajirs' or refugees in Karachi, Altaf Hussain, the leader of Pakistan's MQM, said on Thursday.

On Pakistan Day, India gives a clear message – 'Will reunite PoK, Gilgit-Baltistan with Jammu and Kashmir`

On Pakistan Day, India gives a clear message – 'Will reunite PoK, Gilgit-Baltistan with Jammu and Kashmir`

India had cleared that any efforts to change the status of Gilgit-Baltistan region will not be acceptable.

Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain offers dialogue to India

Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain on Thursday offered a dialogue with India to peacefully resolve the Kashmir dispute.

London terror attack: No report of Indian casualty, says Sushma Swaraj, shares Helpline Nos

London terror attack: No report of Indian casualty, says Sushma Swaraj, shares Helpline Nos

There is no report of any Indian casualty so far in the terror attack near the UK Parliament, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Wednesday.

India bears about 25 percent of global TB cases: Study

India bears about 25 percent of global TB cases: Study

 A new research has found that India bears the highest burden of tuberculosis (TB), around 25 percent of global cases.

Half of people facing water scarcity live in India, China

Half of people facing water scarcity live in India, China

 Half of the world's two-third population that live in areas that experience water scarcity at least one month a year are from India and China, a UN report said on Wednesday.

Tamil Nadu seeks Centre's help, asks to bring remains of two fishermen who died in Saudi Arabia

Tamil Nadu seeks Centre's help, asks to bring remains of two fishermen who died in Saudi Arabia

The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday said two fishermen from the state had died in Saudi Arabia and sought diplomatic assistance from the Centre to bring back their mortal remains.

India wants terror-free ties with Pakistan: President Pranab Mukherjee​

India wants terror-free ties with Pakistan: President Pranab Mukherjee​

India is committed to building ties with Pakistan in an environment free from terror and violence, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Wednesday.

Cong voices concerns over terrorists' infiltration, asks govt to secure borders

Cong voices concerns over terrorists' infiltration, asks govt to secure borders

The Congress on Wednesday voiced concern over the increased infiltration of terrorists in India and asked the government to "match its rhetoric over the issue" by securing borders in a foolproof manner.