25 Jul 2014
Washington: Eagerly awaiting to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he visits US in September, top American lawmakers have hoped that an assertive foreign policy of the new Indian government would bring the two countries closer than ever.
27 Jul 2014
Washington: A freshman US lawmaker committed an embarrassing faux pas when during a Congressional hearing he mistook two top Indian-origin American officials as representing the Indian government, quizzing them about "your country" and "your government".
27 Jun 2014
Washington: Recognizing that India is one of its most important strategic partners, the Barack Obama administration is keen to push boldly on expanding the envelope of cooperation with Narendra Modi-led government, analysts suggest.
22 Jul 2014
Donetsk (Ukraine): A train carrying the remains of many of the 298 victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrived at a Ukrainian government base on Tuesday on the first leg of their final journey home to be reclaimed by their families.
14 Jul 2014
Beijing: Chinese government agencies are opening more accounts on WeChat, an instant messaging application, to increase their online presence in a fast-changing age of social networking.
20 Jun 2014
Beijing: India and China ties are likely to enter into a ‘new age of cooperation’ especially in trade in view of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's knowledge of Chinese investment promotion and his plans for economic reforms, according to an official think-tank here.
02 Jun 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday said his country wants to resolve the Kashmir issue in accordance with the aspirations of people of Kashmir and UN resolutions.
22 Jun 2014
Zurich: In a major boost to India's fight against blackmoney, Switzerland has prepared a list of Indians suspected to have stashed un-taxed wealth in Swiss banks and the details are being shared with Indian government.
20 May 2014
Beijing: Narendra Modi being at the helm of the Indian government will help solve the complicated China-India border dispute, a Chinese newspaper opinion piece said.
25 May 2014
Colombo: Sri Lanka would no longer be able to mislead India under Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi like it had done with the previous Congress-led UPA government, the country's main opposition party has said.