Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Politics

supreme Court notice on Maharashtra’s plea against High Court order on beef possession

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today sought a response on a plea of the Maharashtra government challenging the Bombay High Court order decriminalising possession of beef in the case of animals which are slaughtered outside the state. The...

China wants to join hands with India to maintain security of the Indian Ocean

Yulin: China's Navy wants to join hands with India to maintain the security of the Indian Ocean, amid growing concerns in New Delhi over the increasing presence of the PLA fleet in India's backyard. Throwing...

Ivanka Trump accepts PM Modi’s invitation, to lead US delegation for entrepreneur summit in...

  Washington: US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka will lead the American delegation at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India, starting from November 28. "Ivanka Trump will lead the US delegation to India this fall, supporting...

‘Unexploded World War II bomb’ found at Japan Fukushima nuclear plant

  Tokyo: A suspected World War II bomb was found Thursday on the premises of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, an official said, with police called in to investigate. The 85-centimetre (2.9 foot) long object, believed...

‘Gujarat ka sher aaya’, chants Indian Youth Congress on Ahmed Patel’s arrival at Jantar...

  New Delhi: The victory of Ahmed Patel in the Rajya Sabha polls from Gujarat seems to be a big morale booster for Congress workers, who gathered here from different parts of the country braving...

Mahagathbandhan still on? Sonia Gandhi invites Sharad Yadav, 18 opposition parties for meeting

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi has called a meeting of 18 opposition parties on Friday, the last day of Parliament's monsoon session, to discuss the future course of action of the joint opposition and...

Bhutan rejects Chinese diplomat’s claim, says position on standoff ‘unaltered’

    New Delhi: Days after the Chinese Foreign Ministry claimed that Bhutan had confirmed to them that Doklam was not a part of its territory, the government of the latter country refuted the claims, asking...

Donald Trump has continued with Barack Obama’s India policy: US lawmaker

  Washington: President Donald Trump has continued with the India policy of his predecessor Barack Obama and the support for the Indo-US relationship transcends political parties here, an influential Indian-American lawmaker has said. "I think that...

Power play: who could be Pakistan’s next PM?

Islamabad: Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was Friday ousted from the top office by the Supreme Court, but as the head of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party he will be able to nominate...

North Korea mocks Donald Trump, details plan to strike key US military stronghold in...

  Seoul: Nuclear-armed North Korea mocked President Donald Trump as "bereft of reason" on Thursday, raising the stakes in their stand-off with an unusually detailed plan to send a salvo of missiles towards the US...