26 Jul 2014
Moradabad: A few BJP leaders were on Saturday detained in the saffron party's bid to hold state-wide protests seeking registration of an FIR against a senior Moradabad police officer for allegedly assaulting party workers in Kanth.
26 Jul 2014
Colombo: Dilruwan Perera grabbed two wickets in three balls to push South Africa on the back foot despite an unbeaten 77 by captain Hashim Amla in the second Test against Sri Lanka on Friday.
24 Jul 2014
Beijing: China plans to extend a railway line linking Tibet with the rest of the country to the borders of India, Nepal and Bhutan by 2020 once an extension to a key site in Tibetan Buddhism opens, a state-run newspaper reported on Thursday.
24 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will arrive in Nepal on Friday for a three-day visit, the first high-level visit from the new Indian government where the Nepal-India Joint Commission at foreign ministers' level will be meeting after 23 years.
16 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: In a significant development, Nepal and India have agreed to set up a Boundary Working Group (BWG) at the surveyors-general level in order to settle some boundary issues, including Susta and Kalapani and to maintain and renovate border pillars.
13 Jul 2014
Srinagar: Normal life was disrupted in Kashmir Valley due to the strike called by separatist groups in memory of the 22 persons killed during protests against Dogra forces in 1931.
10 Jul 2014
Gaza/Jerusalem: At least 20 Palestinians were killed on Thursday in fresh Israeli air strikes targeting over 300 Hamas positions, taking the death toll to 64 in the deadliest escalation in the region since November 2012.
04 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: The 11th meeting of the Nepal-India Bilateral Consultative Group on Security Issues is scheduled to be held in Kathmandu on July 6-7, where the two sides will take a call on the Nepal Army's request for the supply of military stores and equipment by India and other issues.
09 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: Nepal has sought to acquire two advanced light helicopters (ALHs) from India on subsidized price and New Delhi has taken the request positively, Foreign Ministry sources here said on Tuesday.
05 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: A major Indian economic package is likely to be announced during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s scheduled visit to Nepal in August.