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  • BCCI should appoint Virat Kohli as Test captain: Mohammad Azharuddin -1337123311 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin on Wednesday said that BCCI should think of appointing young Virat Kohli as the Test captain after India's drubbing in the longest format in the recently concluded series in England. The 51-year-old came down heavily on skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and said,"You don't survive as...
  • Modi represented a new image of India in US: Ravi Shankar Prasad 11 hours 30 minutes ago

    Terming Narendra Modi's trip to the US a success, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "Modi went as a new image of India, a vibrant country quite sure of itself. American establishment took it positively. The joint statement talks about deliverables and a new beginning." ...
  • Modi, Obama target USD 500 billion Indo-US trade January 16, 1410

    Washington: Targeting a five-fold jump in Indo-US trade to USD 500 billion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama on Tuesday pledged to deepen economic cooperation and will set up a joint program to boost business investment. After two days of talks focused on ways to reinvigorate the...
  • Modi, Obama vow to take Indo-US relationship to a new level; discuss defence ties, economy, N-deal -1321335151 minutes ago

    Washington: At their first bilateral meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama vowed to "deepen existing ties" and scale up cooperation in substantive bilateral, regional and international issues including economy, trade, nuclear deal, climate change, the war against terror, combating the Middle East violence and regional security. The...
  • India's 1st renewable energy investors meet to be held in February 2015 Yesterday

    New Delhi: With an aim to attract large - scale investment in the country's renewable sector, India will host its first Renewable Energy Global Investors Meet and Expo - 'RE-INVEST' - from February 15 to 17 next year. To be organised by Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) in...
  • Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus to go on sale in China from October 17 Yesterday

    Beijing: The iPhone 6 will be sold in China from Oct 17, after rigorous regulator scrutiny led to Apple reassuring the Chinese government that the smartphones did not have security "backdoors" through which US agencies can access users' data. Apple won approval to sell the phones after also addressing risks of...
  • Modi, Obama to write joint editorial for leading US newspaper -1118845231 minutes ago

    Washington: In a first, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama will pen down a joint editorial for a leading American newspaper, said MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin after the two leaders met over dinner at the White House. "This is the first time a US President and Indian leader...
  • Full text: Vision Statement for the US-India Strategic Partnership Yesterday

    "Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go" Chalein Saath Saath, forward together we go. As leaders of two great democratic nations with diverse traditions and faiths, we share a vision for a partnership in which the United States and India work together, not just for the benefit of both our nations,...
  • Indian-Americans wait outside White House to catch a glimpse of PM Modi Yesterday

    An good number on Indian-Americans are waiting outside the White House to catch a glimpse of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. US President Barack Obama has hosted a private dinner for the PM. ...
  • In pics: PM Modi meets Hillary and Bill Clinton in New York Yesterday

    New York: Former US President Bill Clinton and his wife Hillary Clinton on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed Indo-US relations. The Clinton couple had a 45-minute meeting with Modi, who was accompanied by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. ...
  • Terrorism in India not homegrown but exported from outside, says PM Modi in New York -1338165871 minutes ago

    New York: Emphasing on the menace and the treat of terrorism in the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to US thinktank Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) in New York said that terrorism in India is not home-grown but exported from outside. He rejected any distinction between good...
  • Modi heads to Washington for first meeting with President Barack Obama after wooing top US CEOs -1625333551 minutes ago

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will leave for Washington in a few hours from now for his first ever meeting with President Barack Obama. The meeting is historic as this will be Modi's first ever meeting with a US president ever since Washington revoked his visa following the communal...
  • Modi woos US CEOs, says India open-minded, wants change -1728945871 minutes ago

    New York: After addressing UN General Assembly on Saturday and Indian-American communities at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met top executives of American companies in New York. India is open-minded and wants change, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday during the Breakfast meeting. "India...
  • O Panneerselvam takes oath as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu 2 days ago

    Chennai: O Panneerselvam took oath as the new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on Monday, two days after the AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa stepped down from office following conviction in Rs 66.65 crore disproportionate assets case. He also did not change any of the portfolios, keeping home, public and finance...
  • Historic, anxious handover as Afghanistan swears in new leader 2 days ago

    Kabul: Afghanistan inaugurates its first new president in a decade on Monday, swearing in technocrat Ashraf Ghani to head a power-sharing government just as the withdrawal of most foreign troops presents a crucial test. The first democratic handover of power in Afghanistan's history has been far from smooth: the deal for...
  • Apple iPhone 6 smuggled into China ahead of official release 2 days ago

    Beijing: China in recent days has busted a slew of smugglers bringing Apple iPhone 6 models into the country ahead of their official release here, with officials on Sunday reporting the latest seizure of 453 smartphones in Shanghai. Hundreds more were seized during three separate busts Thursday through Saturday in Hong...
  • 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare's wife Kavita in coma after suffering brain haemorrhage 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Kavita Karkare, widow of former Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) chief Hemant Karkare who died fighting terrorists during the 26/11 attacks here, has been admitted to a hospital after she suffered brain haemorrhage and slipped into coma, police sources said on Sunday. "Kavita Karkare sustained a brain haemorrhage because of which...
  • Modi has restored pride in Indians like never before: US journalist 2 days ago

    A US-based journalist gave her point of view about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit. ...
  • Modi's US visit a historic moment for Indian Americans 2 days ago

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a massive crowd of Indian Americans in New York's Madison Square, many NRIs called it a historic moment for them. ...
  • Young Indian Americans in awe of Modi 2 days ago

    Young Indian Americans are in awe of Prime Minister Narendra Modi after he spoke at the popular Madison Square Garden in New York. ...
  • India's journey to Mars was cheaper than auto ride: Modi at madison Square -1600088911 minutes ago

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday used the metaphor of cost of travel by auto in Ahmedabad to the expenditure incurred in the landmark Mars Orbiter Mission which India accomplished in the very first attempt. "A one-km auto rickshaw ride in Ahmedabad takes Rs 10 and India reached...
  • Entire world comes to US, but Indians live in entire world: PM at Madison Square 3 days ago

    New York: Drawing comparisons between the world's largest democracy India and the oldest democracy US, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said people from entire world come to live in India, but Indians reside across the world. Addressing thousands of NRIs at the Madison Square Garden, Modi invited them to...
  • Watch: PM Modi invites NRIs to take part in 'Make in India' project 3 days ago

    PM Narendra Modi in his speech at Madison Square invites NRIs to take part in the 'Make in India' project. He tells people how one can connect with the 'Make in India' project through a simple tap on their phones and laptops. "You can also connect with us on our...
  • Full spech: Amidst cheers, PM Narendra Modi addresses Madison Square ground 3 days ago

    Addressing over 20,000 Non Resident Indians and Persons of Indian Origin community at New York's Madison Square Ground, Prime Minister Narendra Modi affirmed that India will move ahead at a rapid pace and lead the 21st Century world. ...
  • India capable of leading in 21st century, says PM Modi, asks NRIs to engage in 'Make in India' project -1997178991 minutes ago

    New York: Beaming with hope and confidence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday assured the nearly 20,000 strong Non Resident Indians and Persons of Indian Origin community at New York's Madison Square Ground that the 21st century belongs to India. Amidst massive sloganeering in his favour by an ecstatic crowd,...
  • Hundreds of Indian-Americans in Times Square to watch Modi -2013484111 minutes ago

    New York: Hundreds of Indian-Americans today gathered in the iconic Times Square to watch the telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address at the Madison Square Garden. A large number of men, women and children have gathered in the Times Square to watch the 'live' telecast of Modi's address to the...
  • TWTW: When Modi landed in America 3 days ago

    Watch Cyrus Broacha's news spoof on the hullabaloo surrounding PM Modi's US visit. ...
  • TWTW: Watch Cyrus Broacha's take on Modi's US visit 3 days ago

    Watch Cyrus Broacha's take on Prime Minister Narendra Mod's maiden visit to the United States of America. ...
  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't with Cyrus Broacha 3 days ago

    Watch this week's news spoofs with Cyrus Broacha in this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't'. ...