INDIA

  • Blunted bowling leaves World Cup champs India vulnerable 24 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' 27 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 1 hour 6 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 1 hour 12 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 1 hour 47 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. The 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...
  • Talks not possible until Pakistan addresses our concerns: India 2 hours 0 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? 8 hours 50 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? 8 hours 56 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 9 hours 26 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 10 hours 2 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 10 hours 8 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 10 hours 11 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 10 hours 55 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...
  • HIL: Ranchi Rays rally to hold Delhi Waveriders to a 2-2 draw 12 hours 33 minutes ago

    Ranchi: Ranchi Rays came from two goals behind to hold defending champions Delhi Waveriders 2-2 in a Hero Hockey India League encounter at the Astroturf Hockey Stadium here Monday. Waveriders took the 2-0 lead through Akashdeep Singh (third minute) and Danish Mujtaba (27th) before the hosts got their goals from Australian...
  • USA will enhance trade with India by $4 billion over two years, says President Barack Obama 12 hours 35 minutes ago

    New Delhi: US President Barack Obama on Monday announced measures to enhance trade with India by $4 billion over two years. He also announced a public-private partnership for investments in India. Speaking at the Indo-US CEO Forum on Monday evening, Obama said the US companies are ready to help India in...
  • President Pranab Mukherjee hosts 'At Home' reception for US President Obama 13 hours 6 minutes ago

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Republic Day hosted 'At Home' reception for US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle on Monday evening at the decked-up Mughal Garden of Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi. The couple, who just hours before attended the Republic Day parade, were the centre of attention...
  • Akhilesh Yadav regrets missing opportunity to welcome Obama in Agra 13 hours 7 minutes ago

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday regretted missing opportunity to welcome US President Barack Obama, who was scheduled to visit the iconic Taj Mahal in Agra. "Attended the President's dinner. Missed the opportunity to welcome President @BarackObama at the Taj Mahal," Yadav wrote on Twitter. "Great to be a...
  • Critics wrote me off, says Parupalli Kashyap 13 hours 12 minutes ago

    After launching the new season with an emphatic title win at the just-concluded Syed Modi International tournament, India's top shuttler Parupalli Kashyap said he needed this victory to silence his critics. The 2012 champion, Kashyap clinched his second men's singles title at the Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold on Sunday after...
  • Looking to improve wrestling's medal tally in Rio: Satpal Singh 13 hours 35 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Ecstatic to be named for the Padma Bhushan award, India's most decorated wrestling coach Satpal Singh says the honour has motivated him to work harder and his aim now is to improve the country's medal tally in wrestling in the 2016 Rio Olympics. Satpal, who was on Sunday named...
  • PM Modi wears bandgala suit striped with his own name 13 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The pinstripe bandhgala suit Prime Minister Narendra Modi wore on Sunday during his talks with US President Barack Obama in Hyderabad House had his name embroidered all over it, triggering a debate in the social media. The debate began after close-up photographs of his suit showed that his...
  • Nuclear deal figures in Obama-Sonia meeting 13 hours 50 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The issue of operationalising the bilateral landmark civil nuclear deal and cooperation in multiple sectors between India and US were understood to have figured as Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met US President Barrack Obama. A wide range of strategic affair issues came up...
  • Modi, Obama joint radio address recorded, broadcast on Tuesday 14 hours 18 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The joint radio address of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama has been recorded and will be broadcast at 8 PM on Tuesday. Modi tweeted on Monday along with a photograph showing him with Obama with a caption: "Sharing our 'Mann Ki Baat' during the recording...
  • Snapshot: Barack Obama attends Pranab Mukherjee's 'At Home' at Rashtrapati Bhavan 14 hours 24 minutes ago

    President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Chief Guest of Republic Day, US President Barack Obama, during 'At Home' reception, on 66th Republic Day celebrations, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, on Monday. ...
  • Seven layer security ring at Rajpath 14 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A seven-layer security ring was thrown around the VVIP enclosure on Rajpath from where US President Barack Obama, President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with a host of other dignitaries witnessed the Republic Day parade. Areas in and around Rajpath were fortified with the deployment of nearly...
  • Pakistan media highlights Obama's India visit, nuclear deal 15 hours 18 minutes ago

    Islamabad: Pakistani media on Monday gave extensive coverage to US President Barack Obama's visit to India, highlighting the breakthrough in the civil nuclear deal and renewal of a 10-year defence cooperation between the two countries. Obama arrived in New Delhi on Sunday and in a departure from protocol, Prime Minister...
  • India Rocks: Celebrating 66th Republic Day with music 15 hours 35 minutes ago

    As India celebrates its 66th Republic Day, we bring to you patriotic melodies that will touch your soul. ...
  • India Inc upbeat about CEOs' roundtable meet with US President Barack Obama 15 hours 46 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Ahead of the CEOs' roundtable meet, top businessmen in New Delhi on Monday expressed confidence about their meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama. In an exclusive interview to Network 18, CEO of New Silk Route Parag Saxena said, "Mood is positive; FII flows into...
  • Cartoon of the day: Obama, Modi witness 66th Republic Day parade at Rajpath 16 hours 15 minutes ago

    India is celebrating its 66th Republic Day on Monday with US President Barack Obama as the special guest of the ceremonial parade. Obama is the first American President to be the chief guest at the parade. ...
  • China ready to take partnership with India to higher level, says Xi Jinping 16 hours 23 minutes ago

    Beijing: China on Monday said that it is ready to make concerted efforts with India to lift their bilateral strategic cooperative partnership to a higher level as they pursue a great dream of national rejuvenation. Greeting India on its 66th Republic Day, Chinese President Xi Jinping, in a message to...
  • PM Modi and Obama's bromance continues 16 hours 36 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The bromance between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama continued as they chatted and enjoyed light moments during the 66th Republic Day parade. Modi received Obama at about 9:56 AM with a warm handshake and also held him by his right arm. There was a tremendous...