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Surgical strike, one year later: Books and film on anvil

Surgical strike, one year later: Books and film on anvil

It's past midnight. The moon -- just a sliver in the inky sky -- watches as elite commanders billow out of choppers into enemy land. Four hours later, they are back in India, having razed seven terror camps.

Sep 29, 2017, 07:25 AM IST
Pakistan ducks question on UN photo gaffe, blames India for pellets

Pakistan ducks question on UN photo gaffe, blames India for pellets

Pakistan on Thursday dodged a question on the recent photograph gaffe by its top diplomat in the UN General Assembly, saying the incident cannot be used to deny an "indisputable fact" that Indian security forces were using pellet guns in Kashmir.

Sep 29, 2017, 06:23 AM IST
PM Modi meets Afghan Chief Executive, assures him of full cooperation

PM Modi meets Afghan Chief Executive, assures him of full cooperation

PM on Thursday assured Afghanistan's Chief Executive of India's commitment to help build their country.

Sep 28, 2017, 23:42 PM IST
Bangladesh receives more relief supplies for Rohingyas from India

Bangladesh receives more relief supplies for Rohingyas from India

The Indian Naval ship INS Gorial carried the goods as part of 'Operation Insaniyat'.

Sep 28, 2017, 18:45 PM IST
India, China must be restrained in bilateral ties: Daily

India, China must be restrained in bilateral ties: Daily

China and India must appropriately handle their domestic and foreign affairs, a Chinese daily has said.

Sep 28, 2017, 18:40 PM IST
India and Norway join hands to boost maternal, adolescent health

India and Norway join hands to boost maternal, adolescent health

According to the Union Health Ministry, the cooperation between India and Norway will continue to be aligned with the development goals of India as outlined in its National Health Policy 2017 for achievement of Sustainable Development Goals.

Sep 28, 2017, 18:25 PM IST
India set for another rendezvous with Moon, Chandrayaan 2 to lift off in March 2018

India set for another rendezvous with Moon, Chandrayaan 2 to lift off in March 2018

Chandrayaan 2 will be launched aboard GSLV Mk 2, from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Sep 28, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
India assures support to Syria in the fight against terrorism

India assures support to Syria in the fight against terrorism

India on Wednesday assured its support to Syria in the fight against terrorism.

Sep 27, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
Matter of diplomacy, but will think about dealing with fake photos: UNGA president on gaffe by Pakistan

Matter of diplomacy, but will think about dealing with fake photos: UNGA president on gaffe by Pakistan

Pakistan used a photo to portray an injured Gaza girl as a Kashmiri pellet gun victim at the United Nations.

Sep 27, 2017, 18:07 PM IST
Pakistan on backfoot as India's 'Operation Arjun' targets homes of Pak officers

Pakistan on backfoot as India's 'Operation Arjun' targets homes of Pak officers

'Operation Arjun' had to be started by the BSF after the Pakistani Rangers kept firing on the Indian soil.

Sep 27, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
World Bank warns of education crisis in India, raises fear of lower wages

World Bank warns of education crisis in India, raises fear of lower wages

India ranks second after Malawi in a list of 12 countries wherein a grade two student could not read a single word of a short text.

Sep 27, 2017, 11:05 AM IST
7-year-old Pakistani girl granted visa for open heart surgery in India

7-year-old Pakistani girl granted visa for open heart surgery in India

The Centre on Wednesday granted medical visa to a 7-year-old Pakistani girl from Karachi for undergoing an open-heart surgery in India.

Sep 27, 2017, 11:05 AM IST
Need to build trust, confidence among nuke weapon states: India

Need to build trust, confidence among nuke weapon states: India

India has called for a meaningful dialogue among all states possessing nuclear weapons to build trust and confidence and for reducing the salience of atomic weapons in international affairs.

Sep 27, 2017, 10:26 AM IST
Create India of freedom fighters' dreams, PM tells young IAS officers

Create India of freedom fighters' dreams, PM tells young IAS officers

PM Modi on Tuesday asked young IAS officers to focus on subjects such as GST implementation and boosting digital transactions.

Sep 26, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
UNSC must use sanctions as weapon against terror funding in Afghanistan: India

UNSC must use sanctions as weapon against terror funding in Afghanistan: India

India has asked the UN Security Council to use sanctions regime as a weapon against terror funding in Afghanistan.

Sep 26, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
Jim Mattis-Narendra Modi meet to focus on terrorism, defence deals with India

Jim Mattis-Narendra Modi meet to focus on terrorism, defence deals with India

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis, who is the first high-ranking official from the Donald Trump administration to arrive in India, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and NSA Ajit Doval to discuss ways to boost the bilateral strategic ties.

Sep 26, 2017, 06:58 AM IST
Sushma Swaraj's UN Speech 'arrogant' but Pak has terrorism: Chinese media

Sushma Swaraj's UN Speech 'arrogant' but Pak has terrorism: Chinese media

Terming as "arrogant" External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's scathing attack on Islamabad at the UN for being the 'pre-eminent factory for terror', a state- run Chinese daily on Tuesday, in a grudging admission, said "there is indeed terrorism in Pakistan".

Sep 26, 2017, 06:19 AM IST
India counters Pakistan's photo gaffe at UN with picture of slain Kashmiri Army officer

India counters Pakistan's photo gaffe at UN with picture of slain Kashmiri Army officer

Pakistan's Permanent Representative to the UN had on Sunday flashed a picture of an injured Gaza girl alleging she was a victim of pellet guns in Kashmir.

Sep 25, 2017, 23:03 PM IST

Doklam standoff: China deploys over 12,000 troops in Chumbi Valley

In fresh twist to the 73 day Doklam standoff, it has now come to light that China has deployed over 12,000 troops, 150 tanks and artillery guns in Chumbi Valley. Watch full video to know more.

Sep 25, 2017, 16:54 PM IST
'China used loudspeakers, tanks to bully India, Bhutan during Doklam standoff'

'China used loudspeakers, tanks to bully India, Bhutan during Doklam standoff'

The number of Chinese troops was 10 times more than what was reported earlier, a media report quoted the book as saying.

Sep 25, 2017, 16:30 PM IST