30 Oct 2014
Hyderabad: A 30-year-old software engineer, who allegedly had plans to join the ranks of the dreaded terror group Islamic State (ISIS) in Iraq, has been detained by Hyderabad Police.
30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon on Thursday paid tributes to over a million Indian soldiers who fought World War I and laid a wreath at the war memorial at India Gate here.
29 Oct 2014
Patna: Manjoor Mian, Nazma Khatoon, Ladli Begum and Mohd Nazir, all Muslims, have one thing in common -- they all celebrate Chhath, the most popular Hindu festival of Bihar. A large number of Muslims not only help to clean the banks of rivers and ponds where the devout gather, and donate money for the festival, some -- women in particular -- observe fast on account of Chhath.
28 Oct 2014
New Delhi: British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon will arrive here on a one-day visit on Thursday to commemorate India's contribution to World War 1, which saw the participation of over 1.1 million Indian soldiers and around 70,000 fatalities.
13 Oct 2014
Oslo: Asserting that the problem of terrorism in India was imported, President Pranab Mukherjee has said indigenous terrorist activity was "extremely negligible" with hardly any involvement of the 150 million Muslims of the country.
11 Oct 2014
London: British Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, Sajid Javid, will visit India from October 13 to 16 seeking to "develop a stronger, wider and deeper partnership with India".
16 Oct 2014
Beijing: China on Thursday dismissed criticism by the US and the UK over its handling of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, saying no foreign government has the right to interfere in the former British colony's affairs.
16 Oct 2014
London: Tata Steel on Wednesday said it is in talks with Swiss investment firm Klesch Group to sell a part of its European assets, including mills in northern England and Scotland as part of exercise to streamline its overseas businesses.
07 Oct 2014
Tokyo: Police are questioning a 26-year-old Japanese Muslim on suspicion of trying to join Islamic State jihadists in Syria, media reports and the top government spokesman said on Tuesday.
10 Oct 2014
London: The UK is set to announce 396 new scholarships in a bid to attract Indian students to British universities after the strict visa norms made it difficult for them to stay and work after completing their degrees.