30 Jun 2016
New Delhi: A week after India failed to get entry into Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) due to China-led opposition, the US yesterday said one country can break consensus in the atomic trading bloc and insisted that such member should be held accountable.
29 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The prestigious IITs, which are planning for the first time to hold entrance tests abroad including in SAARC nations, will not do so in neighbouring Pakistan, at least for the upcoming year.
21 Jun 2016
Beijing: In an unusual move, China's state media today defended Pakistan's nuclear record, saying it was AQ Khan who was responsible for atomic proliferation which was not backed by the government and argued that any exemption to India for NSG entry should also be given to Pakistan.
28 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday asserted that India's efforts for engagement with Pakistan is on with peace as supreme objective but the forces have "full freedom to answer back" in whatever manner they have to.
27 May 2016
Hiroshima, Japan: Barack Obama today became the first incumbent US president to visit Hiroshima, site of the world's first atomic bombing, in a gesture Tokyo and Washington hope will showcase their alliance and reinvigorate efforts to rid the world of nuclear arms.
26 May 2016
Ise-Shima, Japan: At least three atomic bomb survivors will attend an event in Hiroshima on Friday when President Barack Obama becomes the first incumbent US leader to visit the site of the world's first atomic bombing, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported.
28 Jun 2016
New Delhi: In Lionel Messi, the world found a sports figure worst hit by a crippling misfortune yesterday. Messi has never won an international title for his country Argentina despite ruling the soccer fields all over the world for more than a decade now.
20 Jun 2016
Kabul: At least 13 persons were killed today when a suicide bomber struck a bus carrying security personnel in Afghanistan's capital Kabul, officials said.
24 Jun 2016
Tashkent: Any "exception" in granting membership to the NSG will "disturb" strategic stability in South Asia, Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain today told his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.
27 Jun 2016
Ranchi: Expressing pain over the ambush on CRPF personnel in Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that Pakistan's behaviour is not like a neighbour and he ordered army men to retaliate to Pakistan's firing with profuse reply.