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PM Modi releases Mahatma Gandhi stamps in UAE

PM Modi releases Mahatma Gandhi stamps in UAE

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday released postage stamps on Mahatma Gandhi to commemorate his 150th birth anniversary here in the presence of Crown Prince Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Aug 24, 2019, 18:32 PM IST
Shahid Afridi supports Imran Khan on Kashmir, tweets undignified remark against PM Modi

Shahid Afridi supports Imran Khan on Kashmir, tweets undignified remark against PM Modi

Most nations have clearly stated that Kashmir is an internal matter for India.

Aug 24, 2019, 00:18 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi in UAE, to be conferred highest civilian award on Saturday

PM Narendra Modi in UAE, to be conferred highest civilian award on Saturday

In Abu Dhabi, PM Modi is scheduled to interact with the Non-resident Indians (NRI) at 12.15 pm after which he will launch the RuPay Card. He will be initiating work for early adoption of the RuPay

Aug 23, 2019, 23:44 PM IST
Global terror financing watchdog FATF to take call on blacklisting Pakistan at its plenary meet

Global terror financing watchdog FATF to take call on blacklisting Pakistan at its plenary meet

FATF will hold its next plenary meet from October 16 to 18, 2019.

Aug 23, 2019, 23:04 PM IST
Pakistan drags feet on India-requested technical meet on Kartarpur

Pakistan drags feet on India-requested technical meet on Kartarpur

The development comes despite Islamabad's public statements that it is committed to the initiative in the backdrop of it cutting diplomatic and trade ties with India due to New Delhi removing a

Aug 23, 2019, 20:56 PM IST
Pakistan Senator Rehman Malik targets PM Modi over Chidambaram's arrest, calls him 'next PM'

Pakistan Senator Rehman Malik targets PM Modi over Chidambaram's arrest, calls him 'next PM'

Rehman Malik often targets Prime Minister Narendra Modi online and has also brazenly tried to malign the Indian Army.

Aug 23, 2019, 17:40 PM IST
On UN stage, Pakistani NGO brings to light Islamabad's failure in protecting religious minorities

On UN stage, Pakistani NGO brings to light Islamabad's failure in protecting religious minorities

Speaking at the United Nations meet on Safety of Religious Minorities in New York, US, Human Rights Focus Pakistan President Naveed Walter claimed that his country is biased in its behaviour towards

Aug 23, 2019, 17:20 PM IST
Russian President Vladimir Putin orders reciprocal response to US missile test

Russian President Vladimir Putin orders reciprocal response to US missile test

The Pentagon said on Monday it had tested a conventionally-configured cruise missile that hit its target after more than 500 km (310 miles) of flight, its first such test since the demise of a

Aug 23, 2019, 16:56 PM IST
PM Modi addresses Indian diaspora in France, pays tribute to Air India crash victims

PM Modi addresses Indian diaspora in France, pays tribute to Air India crash victims

India's Prime Narendra Modi on Friday addressed Indian diaspora in France and inaugurated a memorial dedicated to the victims of two Air India crashes of 1950 and 1966 in Nid D'Aigle. 

Aug 23, 2019, 15:17 PM IST
Pakistan faces heat from FATF group over failing to act on terror funding

Pakistan faces heat from FATF group over failing to act on terror funding

In a big blow to Pakistan, Islamabad has been given a warning by Financial Action Task Force's (FATF) subgroup Asia Pacific Group APG on failing to meet its commitments on the issue of dealing with

Aug 23, 2019, 12:38 PM IST
UK PM Boris Johnson puts his feet up in French President Macaron's palace

UK PM Boris Johnson puts his feet up in French President Macaron's palace

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson may have taken a month to embark on his first trip abroad, but he was quick to make himself at home in President Emmanuel Macron`s gilded palace, putting his

Aug 23, 2019, 10:47 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to leave for UAE on two-day visit from France on Friday, here's his schedule

PM Narendra Modi to leave for UAE on two-day visit from France on Friday, here's his schedule

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a three-nation tour, will depart for the UAE on Friday on a two-day visit after completing the first leg of his tour in France.

Aug 23, 2019, 08:50 AM IST
From Defence to Kashmir, France backs India as PM Modi meets Macron

From Defence to Kashmir, France backs India as PM Modi meets Macron

PM Modi lauded Paris's support to deal with cross border terror. French President while mentioning Pulwama attack said, "will work together to eradicate the scourge".  

Aug 23, 2019, 06:19 AM IST
We are being misquoted, says Sri Lanka on Pakistan's statement on Article 370

We are being misquoted, says Sri Lanka on Pakistan's statement on Article 370

The Pakistani High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Shahzad Chaudhary on Tuesday met President at the request of the former to brief him of India's internal decision of August 5 to remove the special status

Aug 22, 2019, 23:21 PM IST
New Zealand speaker feeds colleague's baby during debate in Parliament

New Zealand speaker feeds colleague's baby during debate in Parliament

As New Zealand lawmakers vigorously debated fuel prices in parliament this week, speaker Trevor Mallard called for order while feeding baby Tutanekai his bottle. 

Aug 22, 2019, 13:31 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi departs for France: Full Day 1 schedule

PM Narendra Modi departs for France: Full Day 1 schedule

Counter-terrorism and defence are likely to top the agenda of discussions when PM Narendra Modi meets French President Emmanuel Macron.

Aug 22, 2019, 12:39 PM IST
Snubbed but stubborn: Imran Khan rakes up Kashmir again, makes false accusations

Snubbed but stubborn: Imran Khan rakes up Kashmir again, makes false accusations

While the world has mostly united in recognising that revocation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir is India's domestic matter, an isolated Imran Khan has nonetheless taken solace in firing tweets

Aug 22, 2019, 12:03 PM IST
2 US Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Super Hornets collide mid-air, jets suffer minor scratch, pilots safe

2 US Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Super Hornets collide mid-air, jets suffer minor scratch, pilots safe

The Blue Angels were scheduled to demonstrate their skills at the Air and Water Show 2019 in Chicago, Illinois and were busy practising for the same when No. 1 and No. 3 F/A-18 Super Hornets piloted

Aug 22, 2019, 11:19 AM IST
Ecological disaster: Amazon is on fire, Brazil President blames NGOs

Ecological disaster: Amazon is on fire, Brazil President blames NGOs

The raging fire in Amazon is believed to be the worst ever and could cause a massive dent in the fight against climate change.

Aug 22, 2019, 08:56 AM IST
Trump imposes rule allowing US to detain migrant families indefinitely

Trump imposes rule allowing US to detain migrant families indefinitely

The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled a rule that allows officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States,

Aug 22, 2019, 08:47 AM IST