India invited as 'Guest of Honour' to OIC meet, Sushma Swaraj to attend

Feb 23 2019 | 12 mins ago

In a significant move, India has been invited to the inaugural plenary of the foreign ministers' conclave of the OIC, a powerful grouping of Muslim majority nations, and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will attend it in Abu Dhabi next month as the 'guest of honour'.

Modi govt doesn't want to accept there is 'job crisis': Rahul Gandhi

Feb 23 2019 | 29 mins ago

Firing a fresh salvo at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi Saturday alleged that the government "did not want to accept" that there was a "job crisis" in the country, and said the PM should hold discussions with the youth to address the issue.

Draft e-commerce policy aims to regulate cross-border data flow

Feb 23 2019 | 54 mins ago

The draft national e-commerce policy, to be released by the government soon, is aimed at creating a framework for achieving holistic growth of the sector along with the existing policies of Make in India and Digital India.

Indian-Americans protest outside Pak Consulate, Permanent Mission in New York against Pulwama attack

Feb 23 2019 | 1 hrs ago

A large number of Indian-Americans held a protest in front of Pakistan's Permanent Mission to the UN and its Consulate, strongly condemning the terror attack against Indian security forces in Pulwama and demanding swift action against Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed and its leader Masood Azhar.

Kohli on Indo-Pak World Cup game: We will respect government decision

Feb 23 2019 | 1 hrs ago

India captain Virat Kohli Saturday said that his team will "respect the decision of the government" with regards to playing Pakistan in the upcoming World Cup in the wake of the Pulwama terror attacks where 40 CRPF personnel were martyred.

JKLF chief Yaseen Malik detained in J&K

Feb 23 2019 | 3 hrs ago

JKLF chief Yaseen Malik was detained Friday night amid indications of a wider crackdown on separatists in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

India to exercise all options to win decisive battle against Pak: Jaitley

Feb 23 2019 | 4 hrs ago

India will exercise all options, diplomatic or otherwise, to win a decisive battle against Pakistan which is responsible for Pulwama terror attack, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Friday.

Pak govt takes control of Jaish headquarters amid global pressure

Feb 23 2019 | 4 hrs ago

Bowing down to intense international pressure to rein in militant groups operating from its soil, the Pakistan government on Friday took over the administrative control of the headquarters of JeM.

Failure of US, India to establish deterrence encouraged Pak to continue 'backing extremists': Report

Feb 23 2019 | 5 hrs ago

Failure of both the US and India to impose accountability or establish deterrence on Pakistan has encouraged the country to "continue a policy of backing extremists" in both India and Afghanistan, a leading American daily has said.

MLAs try to corner Khattar govt on host of issues including farmers

Feb 23 2019 | 6 hrs ago

Opposition MLAs tried to corner the Khattar-led government on a host of issues, including the farmers, which saw sharp exchange of words in the treasury benches in the state assembly during the resumed debate on the Governor's Address here on Friday.