21 Jan 2015
Washington: Known for his out-of-the-box thinking on foreign policy issues, it was Prime Minister Narendra Modi who came up with the idea of inviting US President Barack Obama as the Chief Guest for the Republic Day Parade on January 26.
25 Jan 2015
London: British leaders cutting across party lines on Sunday greeted India on its 66th Republic Day with Prime Minister David Cameron describing the day as an important milestone which reflects the enduring and special relationship between the two nations.
20 Jan 2015
JERUSALEM: The militant group Islamic State released an online video on Tuesday purporting to show two Japanese captives and threatening to kill them unless it received $200 million in ransom.
13 Jan 2015
London: Frenchman Jerome Champagne says there are no cracks in his FIFA presidential campaign with just over two weeks to go before he has to declare he has the backing of five national associations to allow his nomination to go ahead.
21 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said "extra precaution" is being taken at the borders ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit not just as a security measure for him but also to prevent incidents which might be undertaken to divert attention.
19 Jan 2015
Washington: Ahead of President Barack Obama's India visit, US has asked Pakistan to ensure that there is no cross-border terror incident during the trip and subtly warned of "consequences" if any such attack is traced back to the country.
15 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Actor Dhanush, who is married to superstar Rajinikanth's daughter Aishwarya, says he is still trying to impress his wife. Asked how he managed to impress the superstar and his daughter, Dhanush said, "To impress Rajinikanth, you just have to be honest and simple, and I am still trying to impress Aishwarya."
16 Jan 2015
Washington: British Prime Minister David Cameron has arrived here to hold talks with US President Barack Obama on a wide range of issues, including counter- terrorism, joint campaign against IS militants and cybersecurity.
25 Jan 2015
New Delhi: In a first, India and the US on Sunday agreed to set up a hotline between their top leaders -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama.
24 Jan 2015
Haridwar: Voices against terrorism do rise from time to time in Pakistan but successive governments in that country have failed to curb the scourge, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Saturday.