01 Sep 2014
Lucknow: Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav left for the Netherlands on Monday while Uttar Pradesh reels under a power crisis and drought.
01 Sep 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan's embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday vowed to protect state institutions as he appealed to the protesters to restart negotiations with the government to end the 18-day political impasse.
23 Aug 2014
Lucknow: The power crisis continued unabated in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday as the people battled extreme heatwave conditions and long power cuts.
09 Sep 2014
Washington: The current political unrest in Pakistan could impact its relations with India as the Pakistan army is having more control over the country's foreign policy than ever, a latest US Congressional report has said.
22 Aug 2014
Islamabad: US rejected Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan's comment that Washington was interfering in the country's affairs.
08 Sep 2014
Berhampur (Odisha): Drinking water crisis in South Odisha's Berhampur appears to be compounded following disruption of supply from Rushikulya water supply system, one of the major sources to the town for past two days.
06 Aug 2014
Kochi: Ten more Indian nurses working in strife-torn Libya arrived here on Wednesday morning from Dubai. The nurses, all working in the Tripoli Medical college Hospital, arrived here by a scheduled Emirates flight from Dubai, airport officials said.
16 Aug 2014
New Delhi: India has facilitated evacuation of 126 Nepalese nationals from Sirte area of strife-torn Libya. The assistance by India came after Nepalese embassy in Cairo sent a note verbale to its mission in Tripoli seeking assistance for evacuation of the Nepalese nationals, officials in the Ministry of External Affairs said.
02 Sep 2014
Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a Joint Session of Parliament on Tuesday as a deepening crisis over mass protests demanding his resignation prompted fears of an army intervention.
23 Aug 2014
Jerusalem: In renewed hostilities between Hamas and Israel, the militant group publicly executed 18 suspected spies for collaborating with the Jewish state, even as a four-year-old Israeli boy was killed in Palestinian mortar fire on the 46th day of the conflict.