25 Apr 2015
Washington: President Barack Obama had a historic visit to India early this year as part of his efforts to deepen America's partnership with India in the Asia Pacific region, a presidential aide has said.
24 Apr 2015
Jakarta: Megawati Sukarnoputri, the former Indonesian President and the daughter of country's first President Sukarno, on Thursday told External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj the story behind her name.
20 Apr 2015
Johannesburg: Over 3,000 people from all walks of life participated in an annual charity walk here to honour Mahatma Gandhi who proposed his philosophy of Satyagraha while living in South Africa.
21 Apr 2015
Cairo: Ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi was on Tuesday sentenced to 20 years in jail by an Egyptian court over the killing of protesters while he was in power, the first ruling against the country's first elected leader.
19 Apr 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan government has decided to provide unprecedented security cover to Chinese President Xi Jinping, who will arrive here on Monday and mark his maiden visit, handing over the overall security to the army during his stay.
18 Apr 2015
Bogota: President Juan Manual Santos delivered a sharp rebuke to Colombia's largest rebel group, calling on its leaders to set a deadline to reach a peace deal following this week's slaughter of 11 soldiers while they were sleeping.
22 Apr 2015
Washington: President Barack Obama said on Tuesday the US government had sent "very direct messages" to Iran warning it not to send weapons to Yemen that could be used to threaten shipping traffic in the region.
16 Apr 2015
Islamabad: Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in Pakistan on Monday on a two-day visit to deepen economic and strategic ties between the two "all-weather" allies and would sign key infrastructure financing deals worth over USD 6 billion.
21 Apr 2015
Islamabad: President Xi Jinping on Tuesday described Pakistan as China's "dependable" friend and firmly backed its territorial integrity, as he announced long-term support for the cash-strapped country's economic development.
21 Apr 2015
Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping looks to replicate the warm and unconventional welcome extended to him by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to India when the Indian leader arrives here next month on his first visit to China.