26 Jan 2015
In the right spirit of Atithi Devo Bhava, Prime Minister Narendra Modi welcomed US President Barack Obama who came India as a chief guest on the occasion of 66th Republic Day celebration. Handshaking, back patting, taking stroll and sipping tea, both the leaders exchanged bonhomie that warmed up Indo-US relations. Here is pictorial illustration with diplomatically significant statements that pushed the much-awaited nuclear deal.
25 Mar 2015
Puducherry: Accusing "Hindutva" forces of unleashing an anti-minority terror campaign in the name of 'Ghar Wapsi', Communist Party of India (CPI) on Wednesday said that all attempts are being made to divide the country on religious lines to create tensions and fear psychosis.
31 Aug 2014
Jaipur: Expressing concern over frequent ceasefire violations, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday cautioned Pakistan that it should avoid increasing tension along the border as it would not be beneficial to it.
25 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met Twitter CEO Dick Costolo and shared his views on how the microblogging site can help initiatives such as 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan' and 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' and promote India's tourism potential.
18 Mar 2015
New Delhi: A whopping 95.5 crore mobile phone connections have been taken by India's 120 crore population, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday. Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said this was a reflection on how much the mobile phone network has expanded in the country.
15 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The government has merged National Mission for a Green India, which aims afforestation at 10 million hectares of land over the next decade, with MGNREGA to increase and improve the country's forest cover.
15 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Centre's plan to establish an All-India Judicial Service may not take shape soon due to divergence of opinion on the issue among various states and high courts and the matter may come up for discussion at a meeting of Chief Justices and Chief Ministers next month.
25 Jan 2015
Jammu: Hours before US President Barack Obama's arrival in India, Pakistani Rangers resorted to small arms firing along the International Border in Jammu district, forcing the BSF to retaliate.
28 Jul 2013
• Indo-Pak secretary level talks likely in September• Crucial issue of water, Sir Creek likely to be discussed • Dialogue paused after beheading of Indian soldiers by Pak Army in January
01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Sending out a stern message to Pakistan, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday made it categorically clear that no dialogue is possible unless Pakistan stops terrorism and violence.