17 Apr 2015
Toronto: Inviting Canadian companies to invest in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has told them that his government is fast-moving on reforms and has already opened up sectors like railways, insurance and housing.
06 Apr 2015
Kathmandu: Nepal's government on Monday appointed Deep Kumar Upadhyay as its next ambassador to India, ending a three-year period without an envoy in New Delhi.
16 Apr 2015
Moscow: A former ally of deposed Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has been found shot to death in his home in Kiev.
14 Apr 2015
Lahore: Pakistan's Punjab government on Tuesday challenged the Lahore High Court's decision to suspend the detention of LeT operations commander and 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi in the Supreme Court, saying his release has created problems for it.
13 Apr 2015
Hannover: Under attack over Land Ordinance, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the government was instituting a "rational framework" for acquisition of land without causing distress to farmers and other landowners.
15 Apr 2015
New York: The US government has asked a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit filed against Secretary of State John Kerry by a Sikh rights group that wants RSS to be designated as a "foreign terrorist organisation", saying the group does not have "any entitlement" to make such a demand.
18 Mar 2015
Islamabad: Air Marshal Sohail Aman, an accomplished fighter pilot, was on Wednesday appointed as the chief of Pakistan Air Force.
02 Apr 2015
Lausanne (Switzerland): After night-long intensive talks, negotiators from six major world powers and Iran resumed their marathon talks on Tehran's nuclear programme on Thursday morning in unrelenting efforts to achieve a breakthrough.
10 Apr 2015
Paris: The Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday assured minorities in India that rights and liberty of citizens of all faiths will be protected and equal place ensured for them, comments that come against the backdrop of anti-minority campaign by Hindutva elements.
12 Apr 2015
Hannover: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met top German business leaders here and told them about steps being taken by his government to ensure the ease of doing business in India.