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  • Xi Jinping sees 'factory' China and 'back office' India as global engine 4 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: A combination the "world's factory" and the "world's back office" will drive global economic growth, Chinese President Xi Jinping said ahead of a rare visit to India on Wednesday, playing down mistrust that has kept the Asian giants apart. India's new Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, is determined to build...
  • Tamil Nadu Governor greets Narendra Modi on his birthday 1 hour 25 minutes ago

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah on Wednesday greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday. "I wish you a long, happy and healthy life in your distinguished service to the people and the nation," Rosaiah said in his greetings to Modi who turned 64. "You are our nation's pride,...
  • Watch: PM Narendra Modi's mother gives him laddoo, Rs 5000 on his 64th birthday 1 hour 31 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his mother Hira Baa on her 64th birthday and sought her blessings in Gandhinagar. She gave him laddoo and Rs 5000 as the birthday present. The amount was donated to the PM relief fund, sources said. ...
  • CM Jayalalithaa greets Narendra Modi on his 64th birthday 1 hour 40 minutes ago

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 64th birthday wishing him many years of good health to serve the country. "On the joyous occasion of your birthday, I would like to convey my felicitations to you and wish you many more happy...
  • Pro-Tibet activists protest Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India 28 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Pro-Tibet activists in Delhi staged protests on Wednesday as India awaited Chinese President Xi Jinping's arrival. Ten Tibetan activists were detained outside the Chinese Embassy for holding protests. "We are fighting for the cause of free Tibet. We want our freedom back," said an angry protester being dragged...
  • National identity card for handicapped soon: Thawar Chand Gehlot 2 hours 51 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A national identity card for the handicapped is on the anvil, Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot said on Tuesday. "The handicapped people face difficulty because of multiple authorities giving the certificates... At times, certificate issued in one district is not valid in other," Gehlot said on...
  • On his 64th birthday, PM Modi meets his mother, seeks her blessings 1 hour 27 minutes ago

    Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday celebrated his 64th birthday in his homestate Gujarat. He began his day by visiting his mother Hira Baa in Gandhinagar and sought her blessings. This is Modi's first visit to his homestate after taking charge as the Prime Minister in May. On the...
  • Gujarat to roll out red carpet for China President, economic co-operation high on agenda 4 hours 50 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The stage is all set for one of the biggest diplomatic events of the year as Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in India on Wednesday for a 3-day visit. Breaking the protocol, Prime Minister Narendra Modi would personally receive Jinping in Ahmedabad as a special gesture. While...
  • Live: Gujarat led the country to being self reliant, says PM Modi 1 hour 10 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in his homestate as he celebrates his 64th birthday on Wednesday. He began his day by seeking blessings of his mother. He will later in the day meet Chinese President Xi Jinping who is on a 3-day visit to India. ...
  • India and China look to put knotty relations on new footing 5 hours 54 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: The electricity board in this Indian city has been instructed to avoid any power cuts and officials have been told to have their shoes polished and their shirts tucked in, nothing has been left to chance for this week's visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping. India's new Prime Minister, Narendra...
  • With Modi as PM, India's credibility crisis has ended: Amit Shah 14 hours 2 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesdasysaid that India's "credibility crisis" has ended under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the country has started earning respect in the world. Speaking at the felicitation function of the Prime Minister at Adalaj here, Shah also expressed hope that India would emerge...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 14 hours 26 minutes ago

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  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 14 hours 56 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Websites' grievance officer's name, contact displayed: Delhi HC to Centre 15 hours 26 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday informed the Delhi High Court that it has advised all social networking sites including Google and Facebook to display on their websites the name and contact details of the grievance officer to deal with complaints from any user or victim. "I say that in compliance...
  • BJP's polarisation strategy fails in UP, SP makes a comeback, Congress recovers in bypolls 15 hours 17 minutes ago

    Just months after its biggest ever victory in the Lok Sabha polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday faced a big jolt when the results of bypolls in 32 Assembly and 3 Lok Sabha seats was announced. The BJP's polarisation formula seems to have worked in favour of its...
  • News 360: BJP gets bypoll shock before assembly polls in Maharashtra, Haryana 16 hours 4 minutes ago

    The 33 Assembly and 3 Lok Sabha seats bypoll results have surely come as a big shocker for the ruling BJP at the Centre. After a resounding victory in the Lok Sabha elections in May, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led BJP has tasted its first major defeat. The biggest...
  • Border disputes never affected relations between New Delhi, Beijing: China 16 hours 15 minutes ago

    Ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India on Wednesday, China tried to play down the border dispute with the Chinese Foreign Secretary saying that border issues have never affected the development of India-China relations. ...
  • Smriti Irani calls for safe atmosphere for women 16 hours 31 minutes ago

    Amritsar: Union Minister Smriti Irani on Tuesday stressed on the need to create safe a atmosphere for women in the society. "There is a need to create safe atmosphere for women so that they can move freely and fearlessly in our society," she said, adding it would be possible only...
  • Ayush Mission, a significant step in history, says Harsh Vardhan 16 hours 39 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Describing the launch of Ayush Mission as a "significant step" in history of Indian public health, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said on Tuesday that the government wants to popularise holistic treatment throughout the country. "The Union Cabinet's approval of the National Ayush Mission will set in motion...
  • FDI more than doubles to $3.5 billion in July 17 hours 10 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) flows into India more than doubled to $3.5 billion in July, according to data released by the of Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion on Tuesday. In July 2013, the country had received FDI worth $1.65 billion. During April-July this fiscal, the foreign inflows grew...
  • Uma Bharti seeks FRI's help in cleaning Ganga 17 hours 22 minutes ago

    Dehradun: Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharti on Tuesday asked the Forest Research Institute and the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education here to pool in their vast resources and expertise for the restoration of Himalayan ecology and rejuvenation of the Ganga. "If the FRI and ICFRE harness their...
  • Modi government's honeymoon period over: Congress on bypoll results 17 hours 23 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress on Tuesday termed the results of Assembly bypolls, in which BJP suffered major reverses, as "good omen" for the secular forces and said it should ring alarm bells in the saffron party as people have rejected the "politics of polarisation". Saying that "Modi government's honeymoon period with...
  • SC raps Centre for being 'sloppy' in checking female foeticide 17 hours 32 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday rapped the Centre for being "sloppy" in checking female foeticide in the country, saying laws are not being implemented and everything is being left to fate. A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra directed the Centre and all state governments to give details of...
  • Vodafone, government agree to extend date for selection of 3rd arbitrator 17 hours 35 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Indian government and Vodafone have mutually agreed to extend the deadline for appointment of the third arbitrator to resolve the Rs 20,000-crore tax dispute case with UK telecom major Vodafone. "Our arbitrator and Vodafone have mutually agreed to extend deadline for appointment of...
  • Modi government created favourable atmosphere for India, says President 17 hours 46 minutes ago

    Ho Chi Minh City: President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday had some words of praise for the new Indian government as he credited it for not only initiating steps to bring the economy on a better path but also for creating a "favourable" atmosphere for India across the globe. The President, who...
  • Delhi: e-rickshaws to carry 4 passengers at a time, say draft rules 17 hours 50 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A mandatory driving licence and a maximum speed limit of 25 km per hour are among the conditions that the central government will impose for allowing plying of e-rickshaws, which had been banned by the Delhi High Court for want of regulations. A maximum of only four passengers will...
  • J&K floods: What do victims need? 17 hours 54 minutes ago

    Over two lakh people have been rescued in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir but the big challenge ahead was to supply food and relief to the people. The locals continue to battle with uncertainity without the basics and have accused the government of ignoring their plight. ...
  • Act to protect cane growers comes into effect in Karnataka 18 hours 15 minutes ago

    Bangalore: An Act to protect the interest of sugarcane farmers in Karnataka has come into effect which would also help ensure purchase and supply of cane in a transparent manner, state's Cooperation Minister HS Mahadev Prasad said on Tuesday. "The Karnataka Sugarcane (Regulation of Purchase and Supply) Act, 2013, has already...
  • Bypoll results: Has BJP's strategy of polarising electorate backfired? 18 hours 45 minutes ago

    The 33 Assembly and 3 Lok Sabha seats bypoll results have surely come as a big shocker for the ruling BJP at the Centre. After a resounding victory in the Lok Sabha elections in May, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led BJP has tasted its first major defeat. The biggest...
  • KK Paul takes charge as Mizoram Governor 19 hours 23 minutes ago

    Aizawl: Meghalaya governor Krishan Kant Paul, appointed by President Pranab Mukherjee to take additional charge of Mizoram was today sworn-in as the Mizoram governor. Judge of Aizawl Bench of the Gauhati High Court Justice LS Jamir administered the oath of office to Paul at a function at the Aizawl Raj...