Current Affairs

Updated:Jul 29, 2014 11:59 PM

US Secretary of State John Kerry, heading a high-powered delegation, on Wednesday left for India to co-chair the fifth annual India-US Strategic Dialogue with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi during his three-day official visit. State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki, who is accompanying Kerry on his trip, said the...

Updated:Jul 29, 2014 11:54 PM

NEW DELHI: As fighting between militias loyal to the Libyan government and Islamist forces escalates, India remains diplomatically hard-pressed to ensure the safe return of close to 6000 Indian nationals stuck in the strife-torn country. Among those caught in the conflict, in parts of Tripoli and Benghazi in eastern Libya,...

Updated:Jul 28, 2014 12:28 AM

New Delhi: A new controversy is swirling around a report that bugging devices were found in Union Minister Nitin Gadkari's home in Delhi recently."Reports in a section of the media about listening devices having been found at my New Delhi residence are highly speculative," Mr Gadkari, 58, tweeted on Sunday,...

Updated:Jul 28, 2014 12:26 AM

Frustration mounted as both Israel and Palestinian militants ignored each other's unilateral truce declarations Sunday, casting doubt on international efforts to bring the deadly warfare in the Gaza Strip to an end.

Updated:Jul 28, 2014 12:25 AM

Claiming that the BJP will sweep the Assembly by-polls in 10 seats of Bihar, party national spokesperson Syed Shahnawaz Hussain on Sunday said the coming together of JD(U), RJD and the Congress for the by-elections is a proof of the “growing strength of BJP” in the State.

Updated:Jul 26, 2014 01:50 AM

Big Mouth: Surgeons Remove 232 Teeth from Teen in India Surgeons in Mumbai have removed 232 teeth from the mouth of an Indian teenager in what they believe may be a world-record operation, the hospital said.    

Updated:Jul 25, 2014 05:02 AM

Rajya Sabha was adjourned twice during Question Hour following Opposition’s demand for a clarification by PM

Updated:Jul 25, 2014 04:03 AM

India on Friday summoned Pakistan’s Deputy High Commissioner and lodged a strong protest against the adjournment of the ongoing Mumbai terror attack case trial in Pakistan.    

Updated:Jul 25, 2014 03:37 AM

The condition of 11 students injured in the bus-train collision at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana’s Medak district continues to remain serious on Friday even as the district authorities and police have begun an inquiry into the mishap.  

Updated:Jul 23, 2014 11:29 PM

Palestinian death toll rose to 718 on Thursday as Israeli tank fire before dawn killed 16 people in the Hamas-dominated coastal territory, including six members of the same family, Palestinian health officials said.The continued violence defied world efforts to achieve a ceasefire between Israel and the Islamist group Hamas after...

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