25 Apr 2013
NATO has said on Thursday that the war against the Taliban in Afghanistan is being won, despite reports by other agencies of a sharp upsurge in insurgent attacks this year.
01 Feb 2013
Claiming that his 1999 Kargil operation was a "big success militarily", former President Pervez Musharraf has said that if the then Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had not visited the US, the Pakistani army would have "conquered" 300 square miles of India.
19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: With mobile services market hotting up ahead of Reliance Jio launch, Vodafone India today said it will announce revised plans for data pack in a day or two to keep its promise of offering "competitive" rates to customers
17 Aug 2015
Bangkok: A powerful bomb exploded outside a Hindu temple in the Thai capital here today, killing 12 people. The bomb exploded at 7 pm (5:30 IST) outside Erawan Shrine, which is dedicated to Lord Brahma, in the downtown Chidlom district, police said.
15 Jul 2016
Moscow: The United States offered Russia a broad new military partnership in Syria, hoping the attraction of a unified campaign against the Islamic State group and al-Qaida and a Russian commitment to ground Syria's bombers could end five years of civil war. If finalized, the deal could dramatically alter America's role in the conflict.
12 Nov 2013
Allegations that ethnic minority Tamils in Sri Lanka are being subjected to abuses four years after the army won a civil war against separatist rebels have put pressure on the government as it prepares to host a Commonwealth summit.
31 Aug 2016
New Delhi: In a big setback to Tata Motors, the Supreme Court on Wednesday quashed the decision of the then West Bengal government to acquire the land in Singur for the Nano car plant. The land in Singur was acquired by the Left Front government in 2006.
07 Oct 2016
New Delhi: Former Union minister and Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Friday made a remark in his press conference that is likely to raise many eyebrows.
13 Jun 2016
Cairo: Islamic State claimed responsibility today for the shooting that killed at least 50 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando Florida, in an official broadcast on the group's Radio.
13 Jun 2016
Orlando: A man armed with an assault rifle and pledging loyalty to Islamic State militants killed 50 people during a gay pride celebration at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida, yesterday in the deadliest mass shooting in US history, a rampage President Barack Obama denounced as an act of terror and hate.