04 Mar 2014
Nay Pyi Taw: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday met Myanmar's pro-democracy icon and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi before leaving Nay Pyi Taw after attending the third Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Summit.
07 Mar 2014
Washington: Preparing ground for his potential presidential run in 2016, Indian-American Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has slammed Barack Obama as the worst president in history and took a dig at his inability to stop Russia from invading Ukraine.
27 Feb 2014
Washington: More than three-fifths of Indian voters favour the Opposition BJP in the upcoming general elections as against less than one-fifth for the ruling Congress, a major American survey said.
07 Mar 2014
Caracas: Venezuelan President Nicolas Madurao called for a meeting of South American leaders over the growing turmoil in the country, where the death toll from a month of anti-government protests hit 20.
07 Mar 2014
New York: Congress party has approached a US court seeking dismissal of a lawsuit filed by a Sikh rights group over the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, saying American courts do not have subject matter jurisdiction over the case.
06 Mar 2014
Los Angeles: Russian President Vladimir Putin is a tough but thin-skinned leader who is squandering his country's potential, former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said. Clinton’s remark came a day after she likened Putin’s actions in the Crimean peninsula of Ukraine to those of Adolf Hitler.
03 Feb 2014
Kathmandu: Nepalese President Ram Baran Yadav on Monday urged the Constituent Assembly to elect the country's Prime Minister according to the statute.
05 Mar 2014
Beijing: The 12th National People's Congress (NPC), China's Parliamentary body, opened its second annual session on Wednesday morning at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, said reports.
23 Feb 2014
Kiev: Ukraine's Parliament voted to remove President Viktor Yanukovich after three months of street protests, while his arch-rival Yulia Tymoshenko hailed opposition demonstrators as "heroes" in an emotional speech in Kiev after she was released from jail.
27 Jan 2014
Washington: President Barack Obama will serve notice in his State of the Union address he intends to bypass Congress whenever necessary to regain initiative after a year of debilitating legislative logjams, aides said.