22 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, state's BJP President Satish Upadhyay on Sunday reorganized the party's executive committee and announced a list of special and permanent invitees.
19 Dec 2014
Washington: Richard Rahul Verma will be sworn-in as US Ambassador to India on Saturday, becoming the first Indian-American to hold the post. Verma's appointment was confirmed by US Senate by a voice vote last week.
03 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Pakistani ship in high seas can pose a jehadi threat, Navy Chief Admiral R K Dhowan said, citing reports of an attempt by militants to hijack a Pakistan Navy frigate in September.
20 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Special Secretary in Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), the country's external intelligence gathering agency, Rajinder Khanna was on Saturday appointed as its new chief.
20 Dec 2014
Karachi: An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Saturday issued non-bailable arrest warrants against eight persons, including Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, for the brazen militant assault on Karachi airport in June.
14 Nov 2014
New Delhi: French Navy chief Admiral Bernard Rogel arrived in the national capital on a six-day visit during which he will tour naval facilities in Goa and Mumbai, besides seeing the Mazagon Dock which is building six Scorpene submarines with help of a French firm.
10 Dec 2014
Chennai: A day after 28 fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by Sri Lankan Navy, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam Wednesday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in the matter to secure the release of all 66 Indian fishermen presently in Lankan jails.
21 Dec 2014
Monrovia: Liberians have voted in long-delayed Senate elections in the Ebola-ravaged west African nation as UN chief Ban Ki-moon wound up a regional tour to assess the fight against the epidemic.
20 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit was on Saturday temporarily exempted from depositing a cost of Rs 3 lakh imposed on her by a Delhi court for her non-appearance in a defamation case filed by her against BJP leader Vijender Gupta.
25 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Seven naval officers were found guilty following a probe into the fire that occurred on board submarine INS Sindhuratna earlier this year, which left two personnel dead and led to the resignation of former Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi.