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This day that year: When Indian Air Force dealt a major blow to Pakistan during 1965 war

This day that year: When Indian Air Force dealt a major blow to Pakistan during 1965 war

The war between India and Pakistan in 1965, which was triggered by Operation Gibraltar by the neighbouring country, designed to facilitate infiltration into the Indian territory, brought with it several tales of bravery by our soldiers.

Sep 08, 2018, 10:47 AM IST
Indian monopoly ends as Nepal gets access to Chinese ports

Indian monopoly ends as Nepal gets access to Chinese ports

China on Friday agreed to allow Nepal to use four of its seaports and three land ports for third-country trade reducing the landlocked country's dependence on India to conduct international commerce.

Sep 07, 2018, 23:24 PM IST
US calls India 'closest ally', pledges to work for New Delhi's entry into NSG

US calls India 'closest ally', pledges to work for New Delhi's entry into NSG

The first-ever India-US 2+2 dialogue was held in New Delhi on Thursday.

Sep 06, 2018, 23:22 PM IST
India, France to collaborate on human space mission

India, France to collaborate on human space mission

The Indian Space Research Organisation's mission is significant as it would make India one of the four countries in the world after Russia, US and China to launch a manned space flight.

Sep 06, 2018, 15:23 PM IST
India buying Russian missile system part of talks but not primary focus of 2+2 dialogue: Mike Pompeo

India buying Russian missile system part of talks but not primary focus of 2+2 dialogue: Mike Pompeo

"They are (missile system purchase from Russia and oil from Iran) part of the conversation. They will certainly come up, but I don't think they will be the primary focus of what it is we are trying to accomplish here," Pompeo said.

Sep 05, 2018, 08:53 AM IST
India, Bangladesh border forces hold high-level talks in Delhi

India, Bangladesh border forces hold high-level talks in Delhi

A high-level meeting between the border forces of India and Bangladesh began in New Delhi on Monday where the two sides are expected to discuss action against insurgent groups and movement of displaced Rohingyas, a senior BSF official said.

Sep 03, 2018, 18:01 PM IST
India's 69 medals in Asian Games 2018 promises bright future

India's 69 medals in Asian Games 2018 promises bright future

The best-ever medal haul at the 2018 Asian Games is a leap forward for Indian sport after the Commonwealth Games medal spurt.

Sep 02, 2018, 18:06 PM IST

Krishna and the Mahabharata hold lessons on the challenges of today's India

Let us call upon the wisdom of Sri Krishna to overcome our human problems and manifest our deeper Divine potential.

Sep 02, 2018, 08:56 AM IST
Asian Games 2018: Young and old make hay in fitting finale to India's campaign

Asian Games 2018: Young and old make hay in fitting finale to India's campaign

India equalled its best gold medal haul by touching 15, something that last happened back in 1951, and the overall tally surpassed the 65 in Guangzhou by three this time.

Sep 01, 2018, 20:10 PM IST
India vs England 4th Test Day 3: Highlights

India vs England 4th Test Day 3: Highlights

After a tremendous performance by India's Cheteshwar Pujara and England's Moeen Ali on Friday, India will now look ahead to get a low target from England for their second innings. England lead the five-Test series 2-1.

Sep 01, 2018, 15:16 PM IST
India, Nepal exchange MoU on Raxual-Kathmandu railway line as PM Narendra Modi meets Oli

India, Nepal exchange MoU on Raxual-Kathmandu railway line as PM Narendra Modi meets Oli

This was the third meeting between Modi and Oli this year. They met earlier during Oli's visit to India in April and the subsequent visit of PM Modi to Nepal in May.

Aug 31, 2018, 20:29 PM IST
Joshna Chinappa fires Indian women's team to final, men settle for bronze

Joshna Chinappa fires Indian women's team to final, men settle for bronze

Joshna Chinappa upstaged eight-time world champion Nicol David as the Indian women's squash team outplayed defending champions Malaysia 2-0 to enter its second successive Asian Games final here on Friday.

Aug 31, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
India likely to surpass Britain to become world's 5th largest economy in 2019: Arun Jaitley

India likely to surpass Britain to become world's 5th largest economy in 2019: Arun Jaitley

 "This year, in terms of size, we have overtaken France. Next year we are likely to overtake Britain. Therefore, we will be the fifth largest (economy)," he said in the capital. 

Aug 30, 2018, 12:19 PM IST
Settled India have momentum on their side, says Kohli ahead of fourth India Vs England Test

Settled India have momentum on their side, says Kohli ahead of fourth India Vs England Test

Should India win the final three matches, they would become only the second team to win a five-test series from 2-0 down.

Aug 30, 2018, 11:09 AM IST
Buoyant India ready to carry winning momentum in fourth Test against England

Buoyant India ready to carry winning momentum in fourth Test against England

After couple of morale-crushing defeats in the first two Tests (31 runs at Edgbaston) and (innings defeat at the Lord's), Virat Kohli's men produced a splendid all-round performance to win the third Test in Nottingham by 203 runs.

Aug 30, 2018, 10:55 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi arrives in Nepal for BIMSTEC Summit; four-layer security, special commandos, bullet-proof cars for VVIP guests

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Nepal for BIMSTEC Summit; four-layer security, special commandos, bullet-proof cars for VVIP guests

 BIMSTEC Summit would be held from August 30 to August 31. 

Aug 30, 2018, 07:28 AM IST
India, Vietnam to boost trade, maritime, defence cooperation

India, Vietnam to boost trade, maritime, defence cooperation

Swaraj visited Vietnam on the first leg of her four-day two-nation tour aimed at deepening India's strategic cooperation with Vietnam and Cambodia, the key countries in the ASEAN region.

Aug 28, 2018, 19:49 PM IST
Indian delegation reaches Pakistan for talks on Indus water treaty

Indian delegation reaches Pakistan for talks on Indus water treaty

A nine-member Indian delegation arrived in Pakistan on Tuesday to hold talks on Indus water treaty with Pakistani authorities.

Aug 28, 2018, 19:21 PM IST
Despite row over 'invade Maldives' tweet, Subramanian Swamy says India should protect its citizens

Despite row over 'invade Maldives' tweet, Subramanian Swamy says India should protect its citizens

The Centre has already distanced itself from the controversy over Swamy's tweet on the Maldives.

Aug 28, 2018, 12:24 PM IST

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