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Pakistan, like India, is full of Sardars and Rajas and Choudhurys, all Indian Sanskritic honorifics embraced by Muslim conquerors and converts.
Macron is heavily depending on Modi to fulfil Paris climate accord and Modi has extended his full support.
In his address to the Indian community at the UNESCO headquarters here, Modi said there was a lot of talk about dangers of climate change but action was not evident.
The senior Congress leader was arrested by the CBI on August 21, pursuant to an arrest warrant issued against him by the trial court on the same day in the case.
CBI has arrested former FM Chidambaram in connection with alleged corruption in granting clearance to foreign investment in INX media.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had registered a criminal case for alleged cheating and criminal conspiracy in the bank loan fraud case in 2013.
The Supreme Court bench had on Thursday asked Jain to explain as to how the Akhara could claim title over the disputed land in the capacity of a "shebait" of the deity.
The govt announced a slew of measures to ensure that loans for home, vehicles and consumption goods become cheaper and widely available through banking and non-banking finance companies. The banks will launch repo rate and external benchmark-linked loan products that will lead to reduced easy monthly installments for housing, vehicle and other retail loans.
Addressing the Indian community at the Unesco headquarters in Paris, Modi said the government had acted quickly on several issues and taken “major decisions”, such as bringing a legislation to ban and make the practice of triple talaq punishable, after winning a second term in office. “In ‘new India’, corruption, nepotism, dynasty, loot of people’s money and terrorism have been reined in like never before,” he said.
The visit is seen as a political point as the delegation may be turned back from the airport. Rahul had earlier responded to Malik’s remarks that he should come and see things for himself. Later Malik “withdrew” the invitation, saying the Congress leader was imposing conditions that were unacceptable.
Jammu and Kashmir is set to figure in India’s key discussions with world leaders on the sidelines of the G7 meeting in Biarritz this weekend, but the Modi-Macron talks, with an emphasis on bilateral resolutions, could be in a direction that India is comfortable with.?
Curfew-like restrictions were reimposed on Friday in parts of the Valley where the lockdown had been eased last week, the return of barricades and concertina wires to places like Srinagar’s nerve centre Lal Chowk reflecting J&K’s new normal of living each day not knowing what will change.
Thirty six years after Prakash Padukone clinched bronze in 1983, Sai Praneeth created history by becoming the first men's singles shuttler from India to win a World Championships medal. Praneeth drubbed Jonathan Christie of Indonesia 24-22, 21-14, a little while after PV Sindhu assured herself of a fifth medal at the Worlds.
Pakistan was found to be non-compliant on 32 parameters out of 40. On 11 effectiveness parameters, Pakistan was found to be “low” on 10. Pakistan had sent a high level team under the governor of its central bank, to make its case at the Canberra plenary, but given that its actions on the ground did not match its promises it failed to convince the group.
Kashmir: Is Pakistan heading for another defeat at ICJ against India? India Today
In July, the ICJ held Pakistan guilty of violating international agreement in Kulbhushan Jadhav's case. Now, its PM Imran Khan wants to move ICJ over Kashmir.
'No point talking': PM Khan rules out Kashmir talks with India Al Jazeera English
PM Khan intensified criticism of India which stripped the disputed Kashmir region of its autonomy earlier this month.
India eases lockdown in Indian-administered Kashmir | India News Aljazeera.com
Some respite for the people of Srinagar who have faced severe restrictions for weeks since the stripping of the region's autonomy.
India accused of indiscriminately shelling in Pakistan's Kashmir Aljazeera.com
Pakistan and India trade blame for ceasefire violations, but civilians are suffering most.
Kashmir: suspected militant killed in Indian security operation The Guardian
A suspected militant and a police officer have been killed in a gun battle in Indian-administered Kashmir in what is believed to be the first clash with insurgents ...
Restrictions imposed in Srinagar after march call to UN office Times of India
SRINAGAR: Restrictions were imposed in Srinagar city on Friday after posters issued by the separatists called on people to march to the local United Nations ...
Indian authorities begin easing clampdown in parts of Kashmir Al Jazeera English
Officials say they are restoring landline telephone links in some areas of Indian-administered Kashmir.
Pakistan will use Kartarpur for Khalistan terror: Former army chief India Today
Attacking PM Modi, former army chief of Pakistan Mirza Aslam Beg said that the terror 'jihad' was the "only way to teach India a lesson". He also said that the ...
The sources said top Congress leaders who will visit Srinagar are Ghulam Nabi Azad and Anand Sharma.
In a major relief to MSME sector, the government announced that pending GST refunds will be paid within 30 days.
He was remanded to the agency #39;s custody on Thursday by the trial court, which said his custodial interrogation was justified in the INX Media case.
Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari also demanded the government lists out the steps it intends to take to revive the economy.
On Thursday, the Akhara claimed it was the sole #39;shebait #39; of Ram Lalla at the disputed site, prompting the court to say if it was so the Akhara cannot have the title over disputed land.
The 1984-batch Assam-Meghalaya cadre IAS officer succeeds Rajiv Gauba, who has been appointed as the Cabinet Secretary.
Singh said the nation and the society as a whole are gradually getting conditioned to look at things in the eye instead of getting confused by duplicities.
WWE Universal Champion Seth Rollins got engaged to Raw Women's Champion Becky Lynch, as the Irish wrestler made the announcement on social media. The BeastSlayer has been dating Becky for quite a long time and WWE fans will be glad to know that they are now each other fiance. WWE Universe has been congratulating the couple who is dominating WWE these days and very popular amongst fans.
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 card that will help Indian touris
Opposition leaders including Ghulam Nabi Azad, Sitaram Yechuri, D Raja, Manoj Jha, and Dinesh Trivedi will be part of the delegation. The leaders will board a Vistara flight from the national capital at 11.50 am.
Scientists at the city’s NCCR identified that the phenomenon was caused by the millions of a micro-plankton that is known as ‘sea sparkle’ or ‘noctiluca scintillans’ that exhibit bioluminescence when agitated.
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 special status for the erstwhile sta
Acharya Balkrishna, yoga guru Ramdev's close aide and Patanjali Ayurved Ltd managing director, was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) in Uttarakhand's Rishikesh on Friday after he complained of uneasin
Yoga guru Ramdev on Friday said that his close aide Acharya Balkrishna's health is getting better with people's well wishes and God's grace.
Mahesh Babu is currently shooting for Sarileru Neekevvaru in which he's portraying the role of an army officer
India finds a partner in the UAE to achieve its ambitious dream of achieving a USD five trillion economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the Emirates News Agency, WAM, in an exclusive interview.
One of the most integral and loved characters in TMKOC, Sonu has been away for pursuing further studies and is returning to Gokuldham Society to surprise her parents...
Modi will discuss bilateral, regional and international matters of mutual interest with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and also formally launch RuPay card to expand the network of cashless transactions abroad.
Chidambaram, along with his son Karti, is accused in a case lodged by the CBI on May 15, 2017 alleging irregularities in Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance granted to INX Media group.
Many people are already affected by diarrhoea, gastroenteritis, fungal infection and skin disease and are being treated at various temporary camps.
In a statement NITI Aayog said, scientific management of water was increasingly recognised as being vital to India's growth and ecosystem sustainability.
The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) government, which returned to power in the state for the fifth straight term in May, had announced an Rs 265-crore plan for infrastructure development in Puri earlier this month.
From coming out of the closet to convincing families and getting accepted in public, the couple who met on a dating app, have come a long way. ‘All is well’ Nikesh would say when asked.
Traffic movement will be affected in several parts of the city as thousands of devotees will visit various temples from Saturday evening till the early hours of Sunday on the occasion of Janmashtami.
These are the stories of a mother desperate for news of her son and a wife waiting for her husband to come home.
India's re-evaluation of its "no first use" nuclear pledge has implications for peace in South Asia.
This is the first time India has reported deaths in Kashmir since it was stripped of special status.
It plans to take its dispute with India over the territory to to the International Court of Justice.
Gavaskar met Trump at the Trump Bedminster Golf Course in New York. He will return to the West coast of USA after the second and final Test in Jamaica to participate in few more fund-raisers.
Modi reached UAE capital Abu Dhabi from Paris on the second leg of his three-nation tour to France, UAE and Bahrain.
Pradhan, a resident of Kantapada village in Ganjam district, was arrested in November 1997 in connection with the killing of a woman. The high court has ordered his immediate release from jail.
“I will come back soon armed with a decision to solve homebuyers’ problems,” Nirmala Sitharaman said, acknowledging the magnitude of the distress.
The tweets follow agency reports claiming an all-party-opposition delegation including Congress, CPI-M, CPI, RJD, NCP, TMC and DMK is planning to visit Srinagar on Saturday.
The FATF’s Asia Pacific group that met over two days in Australia’s capital Canberra to review the progress found that Pakistan was non-compliant on 32 of the 40 compliance parameters.
In his letter, Congressman asked Pompeo "to let me know as soon as possible what actions our government intends to take and please advise if l may be of any assistance."
The Indian government abolished Article 370 and moved a separate bill to split the state into two union territories of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh.
Two decades down the line, the prospect of a Kamala Devi Harris vs Nikki Randhawa Haley race for the White House isn’t all that far fetched.
Patel had been a prominent member of the "Back Boris" campaign for the Conservative Party leadership and was widely tipped for the plum post in his frontline team.
"As per the information given by Missions and Posts in the Gulf countries, as on 30.6.2019, Kuwait tops the list with the highest number of complaints (2377)."
Community leaders said the dates for the prime minister's address has not been finalised yet, but they have been asked to make preparations for a potential address of Modi in Houston on September 22.
Before it became moderate and liberal, the Democratic Party was the original white primacist party in US; Republicans have taken over the mantle in recent years.
The Odisha government’s decision to cancel the annual students’ union elections in the current year in colleges and universities has evoked a mixed re
It is after 19 days of detention of around 50 mainstream politicians at the Centaur Hotel that the families can freely meet now.
Indian authorities say life is returning to normal in Kashmir. But thousands of people have been detained, and the military still patrols the streets, firing pellet guns and tear gas to quell protests.
A million electric rickshaws sprang up out of nowhere and are now being used by 60 million people a day. The government and vehicle makers are struggling to catch up.
Prime Minister Imran Khan complained bitterly about what he described as repeated rebuffs from India over Kashmir. And he raised the threat of military escalation.
Four million people in one state are at risk of being denied citizenship in a government campaign critics say is driven by a Hindu nationalist agenda.
Artificial intelligence is being taught by thousands of office workers around the world. It is not exactly futuristic work.
After putting the region on lockdown for two weeks, the government said schools would reopen on Monday and phone service would be gradually restored.
Jasprit Bumrah has been the lynchpin of Indian bowling attack and beat his fellow teammate Mohammed Shami to achieve this feat.
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday reviewed the law and order situation of the state before the final publication of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) on August 31
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced lifting the ban on government departments buying new cars for all officials. This comes as a major relief for the Indian auto sector, which is...
A 60-year-old woman and her octogenarian father-in-law were found bleeding from stab injuries in the courtyard of their home in Tangra, known as Kolkata's Chinatown. The police rushed to the house...
Mamata Banerjee is certainly in the thrall of a poetic muse and has not been watching the finance minister trying to put the economy back on track.
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Friday said those who did not respect independence activist Vinayak Damodar Savarkar must be thrashed publicly.
There is no record of Mahatma Gandhi ever visiting Kolkata's iconic Victoria Memorial in his lifetime, nor of him saying anything about the monument. But now, nine thought-provoking feature films...
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman informed that all pending GST refunds due to MSMEs till now shall be paid within 30 days from August 23 and in future, the GST refunds to MSMEs will be paid within 60 days. She was addressing a press conference in New Delhi on India's current economy.
Bollywood actress, Isha Koppikar said the decision to revoke Article 370 was great and she stands with Prime Minister on this decision. While speaking to ANI, "I stand with the PM on this decision. I am feeling proud about abrogation of Article 370. Prime Minister has thought a lot about it and then has taken the decision." She also added, "I am with every citizen of India. I am against every person who stands against India."
Ministry of External Affairs Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale on Friday informed about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with France President Emmanuel Macron. He briefed about meeting of both the dignitaries. He informed that during the meeting, PM Modi and President Macron discussed on several issues. Gokhale also informed that PM Modi assures the French President that India stands with France and on all aspects that France is pursuing. The Prime Minister also wished success to France for the G7 summit. "India stands with France on all aspects that France is pursuing and that we wish all the success to France in fulfilling its agenda for the G7 summit," said Gokhale.
PM Narendra Modi informed within 75 days of the new government coming to power all important and strong decisions were taken including terrorism, corruption and many more. PM Modi while addressing the Indian community at UNESCO HQ in Paris said, "In new India, the way in which action is being taken against corruption, nepotism, loot of people's money, terrorism, this has never happened before. Within 75 days of the new Government coming to power, we took many strong decisions." Prime Minister Modi is on his first leg of a three-nation tour to France, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain.
While addressing Indian community at UNESCO, headquarters in Paris, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "Today in the 21st century, we talk of INFRA. I would like to say that for me it is IN+FRA, which means the alliance between India and France."
PM Narendra Modi paid tribute to great Indian nuclear physicist Homi Bhabha and to people who lost their lives in two air crashes including Air India plane crashes in 1950 and 1966 in France's Saint Gervais. PM Modi while addressing Indian community at UNESCO HQ in Paris said, "I salute all those including the great Indian nuclear physicist Homi Bhabha, who lost their lives in the two crashes (Air India plane crashes, in 1950 and 1966 in France's Saint Gervais)." Prime Minister Modi is on his first leg of a three-nation tour to France, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met France Prime Minister Edouard Charles Philippe on August 23 in Paris. He is on his first leg of the three-nation tour to France, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain. PM Modi is also scheduled to address the Indian diaspora in Paris and inaugurate a memorial for the Indian victims of the Air India crashes at Nid D'Aigle.
Gorakhpur (UP), Aug 23 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel, CM Yogi Adityanath and industrialist NR Narayana Murthy attended the convocation ceremony of Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology in Gorakhpur. Speaking at the event, Infosys co-founder NR Narayana Murthy said, "Our economy is growing at 6 to 7 percent this year. India has become the software development centre of the world. Our foreign exchange reserve has crossed 400 billion dollars. Investor confidence is at a historic high.
'This business of monopoly of one family must end.''Here, they picked up a few leaders for him as he needed support which was okay, but later, they became his cronies.'
'While this (Mueller's) report does not conclude that the president committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him" and sets out evidence on "both sides of the question'
A sum insured of Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh may have been sufficient seven-eight years ago but would be inadequate today, especially for people living in metros, points out Sanjay Kumar Singh.