INDIA

  • Obama hails India says 'Jai Hind' to end townhall speech 1 hour 18 minutes ago

    US President Barack Obama on Tuesday addressed a gathering at Siri Fort townhall event. To end his speech, the US president used Hindi word 'Jai Hind' which means 'Hail India'. ...
  • Nations are more successful when their women are successful: Obama 1 hour 26 minutes ago

    US President Barack Obama on Tuesday emphasised on the women empowerment during his townhall address. Nations are more successful when their women are successful, said Obama ...
  • Obama quotes Mahatma Gandhi, Vivekanad at townhall speech 1 hour 29 minutes ago

    Complimenting the role of Indians in the world, Obama invoked Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi in his speech. "India represents an intersection of two people who inspire me - Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi. Those two great souls are why we can gather here today. Indians & Americans...
  • 'Bahut Dhanyavad' greets Obama to town hall audience 1 hour 36 minutes ago

    i: In an effort to strike a chord with the common man in India, US President Barack Obama on Tuesday delivered a well thought of speech at a townhall to focus on the Indo-US ties. Giving an Indian touch, Obama began his speech in Hindi with 'Namaste' and 'Dhanyawaad'. ...
  • For some, World Cup 2015 may end up as a swan song 2 hours 2 minutes ago

    Since the first edition in 1975 to the last in 2011, the cricket World Cup has always served as the biggest platform for each participating teams and their players to showcase their talent. From Clive Lloyd lifting the Cup in 1975 to Mahendra Singh Dhoni's trophy-clinching six at the Wankhede...
  • Obama's three-day India visit ends, US President flies to Saudi Arabia 2 hours 39 minutes ago

    New Delhi: United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday afternoon left for Saudi Arabia from Palam Air Force Base in New Delhi after his India visit which lasted for a little over two days. Obama was invited by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the chief guest at India's 66th Republic...
  • India will succeed as long it is not splintered on religious lines: Obama 4 hours 16 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Making a strong pitch for religious tolerance, US President Barack Obama today said every person has the right to practice his faith without any persecution and that India will succeed so long it is not "splintered" on religious lines. Addressing a Townhall event at the Siri Fort auditorium...
  • With 'Namaste', 'Bahut Dhanyawaad', Barack Obama strikes a chord with young India 4 hours 53 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In an effort to strike a chord with the common man in India, US President Barack Obama on Tuesday delivered a well thought of speech at a townhall to focus on the Indo-US ties. Giving an Indian touch, Obama began his speech in Hindi with 'Namaste' and 'Dhanyawaad'....
  • Lagaan's song 'O Mitwa' played at Siri Fort after Obama's townhall address at Siri Fort 4 hours 59 minutes ago

    US President Barack Obama's Siri Fort address ends with an Indian touch. 'O Mitwa, Sun mitwa' from movie 'Lagaan' played at the auditorium. ...
  • Shane Watson in doubt for tri-series final 5 hours 11 minutes ago

    Allrounder Shane Watson said Tuesday he was unsure if he would be fit for Australia's one-day international final against England or India but has no intention of missing the upcoming World Cup. Watson, 33, was sidelined for Friday's win over England and the washed out game against India in Sydney on...
  • Barack Obama's important quotes at Town Hall 5 hours 13 minutes ago

    New Delhi: US President Barack Obama on Tuesday morning addressed a gathering at Siri Fort Auditorium in New Delhi. Here are important quotes from his 30-minute long speech. "Namaste" "Buhat Danyaaavaad" "Vivekanand started his speech then saying sisters and brothers of India, I want to do that today." "Michelle and I don't...
  • World Cup 2015: Top ten surprise packages 5 hours 52 minutes ago

    Whenever a big cricket tournament, especially a World Cup, starts, we pick our favourite players who we think will perform well in the event. Many of the top players, as expected, do well to take their teams to win matches or even win the Championship. But there are also a...
  • Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi attends Obama's townhall address 6 hours 12 minutes ago

    Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi is among the people attending US President Barack Obama's townhall address at Siri Fort auditorium in the national capital. He said, "I met Barack Obama earlier when he was a senator. When one Nobel Laureate meets another, peace will be discussed." ...
  • Highlights of Obama's townhall address at Siri Fort 6 hours 25 minutes ago

    Obama is expected to speak on increasing cooperation between US and India. In his address, he is likely to focus on ways to turn the energy of both nations into positive progress on the issues that matter. ...
  • Delhi: Traffic restrictions in place ahead of Obama's Siri Fort address 6 hours 46 minutes ago

    Several traffic restrictions have been put into place in South Delhi ahead of US President Barack Obama's address. Delhi Traffic Police has advised the public to avoid the stretch as there would be restrictions at several points at the August Kranti Marg. ...
  • Republic Day celebrations witnessed rush for umbrellas, animal factor and much more 7 hours 5 minutes ago

    The Republic Day celebrations started with a rush for umbrellas and an unflappable US President Barack Obama holding his own. Leaders too were dressed for the weather as Prime Minister Narendra Modi put the rainbow in the rain with his turban and President Pranab Mukherjee picked fur. The animal factor...
  • Blunted bowling leaves World Cup champs India vulnerable 7 hours 55 minutes ago

    Loaded with free-stroking batsmen but missing match-winning bowlers, Mahendra Singh Dhoni's India will look to chase down -- rather than defend -- the World Cup title they won four years ago. In Rohit Sharma, the only batsman with two 200s in one-day internationals, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Suresh Raina and the...
  • India, US target Pakistan over terrorism but China calls it an 'all weather friend' 7 hours 59 minutes ago

    Beijing: Calling Pakistan an "irreplaceable" all-weather friend, China on Monday pledged full support to it amid the high-profile visit of US President Barack Obama to India. The comments came as Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi other leaders met visiting Pakistani army chief General Raheel Sharif. According to Pakistan army spokesman...
  • China warns India against ulterior motives of the United States 8 hours 37 minutes ago

    Beijing: As the world witnesses India expand ties with the United States, the Chinese government has expressed its displeasure with the Indo-US joint statement which mentions maritime disputes, referring specifically to the South China Sea. China even warned that India should not fall prey to the ulterior motives of the...
  • PM Narendra Modi's power dressing grabs everyone's attention 8 hours 44 minutes ago

    From his stiff satrangi safa to his black bold bandhgalas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's power dressing grabbed everyone's attention including US President Barack Obama. He said, "A US newspaper once called Modi a 'fashion icon'." Modi also made sure that every event had a fresh ensemble yet there is something...
  • Barack Obama to conclude his three-day India trip with townhall address at Siri Fort auditorium 9 hours 19 minutes ago

    New Delhi: US President Barack Obama will conclude his three-day India trip on Tuesday with a townhall address at the Siri Fort Auditorium. US First Lady Michelle Obama will also attend the event, said the White House. Obama is likely to meet his fellow Noble laureate Kailash Satyarthi, who along with...
  • Talks not possible until Pakistan addresses our concerns: India 9 hours 32 minutes ago

    Islamabad: India on Monday said that talks with Pakistan were not possible until Islamabad addresses concerns highlighted by New Delhi, including that of terrorism. Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan TCA Raghavan said that negotiations with Pakistan were not possible in a climate of terrorism. The talks with Pakistan did not...
  • Can CEOs' demands affect Indo-US policies? 16 hours 21 minutes ago

    The CEOs' roundtable put forward a number of points that CEOs' from both India and US aspire for good trade opportunities, the question arises will this affect Indo-US policies? ...
  • Is business major issue between India, US? 16 hours 28 minutes ago

    With CEOs' roundtable the question that takes centre stage is importance of business between India and US relationship. ...
  • Watch: BSF, Pakistan Rangers' retreat at Wagah Border 16 hours 58 minutes ago

    India's Border Security Force and Pakistan Rangers on Monday evening showed exemplary enthusiasm at Wagah Border in Amritsar on the occasion of 66th Republic Day. ...
  • Full text: PM Modi's speech at Indo-US CEO Forum 17 hours 34 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed Indo-US CEO Forum in New Delhi. Here is the full text of PM Modi's speech: Mr President, distinguished guests My heartiest greetings on Republic Day! I am deeply honoured to do so as the first Prime Minister born in free India. On this day, sixty...
  • Wouldn't drive motorbike after watching BSF daredevils: Barack Obama 17 hours 40 minutes ago

    New Delhi: US President Barack Obama would "not drive" a motorbike after watching the daredevil motorcycle performance by BSF personnel at the Republic Day parade. "I would, by the way, not drive a motorcycle after watching those incredible acrobats," Obama said, clearly overwhelmed by the performance of the 'Jaanbaaz' bike riders...
  • Obama announces US dollar 4 billion investments, loans to India 17 hours 43 minutes ago

    New Delhi: US President Barack Obama on Monday announced investments and loans worth US dollar 4 billion by American agencies as part of measures to bolster trade with India. "Over the next two years our Export-Import Bank will commit up to US dollar 1 billion in...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 3-2 in HIL 18 hours 27 minutes ago

    Punjab Warriors registered their second victory in this year's Hero Hockey India League (HIL), beating Uttar Pradesh Wizards 3-2 on Monday. Warriors got their goals from Varun Kumar (12th minute), SV Sunil (27th) and Sandeep Singh (42nd), while Wizards skipper VR Raghunath converted two penalty corners in the seventh and 53rd...