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...

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...

I was treated worse than an animal, writes human trafficking survivor to PM Modi

A human trafficking survivor has written an emotional letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, narrating her ordeal when she was forced into flesh trade and urging him to rescue women like her. The letter was...

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...

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...

‘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...

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...

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...

PM Modi’s Rs 16,000 Crore Power Pledge For Electricity in All Homes

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched the Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana or ‘Saubhagya’ scheme, which aims to provide free electricity to all households in the country by December 2018. Speaking at the...

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...