Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to address the United Nations General Assembly on September 27, giving his first global speech to an audience of nearly 200 world leaders and foreign ministers at the annual gathering of the world body's policy-making organ.
Four people were killed after a wall of an under construction building collapsed in Hari Nagar area in West Delhi, the fire department said.
A cornered government is battling growing protests over a controversial Civil Services Aptitude Test conducted by the Union Public Service Commission or UPSC.
Rescuers have dug out 29 more bodies since last night from the mud and debris following a massive landslide at a village near Pune in Maharashtra that has claimed 73 lives so far.
The recently concluded 20th International AIDS Conference had an important takeaway for India's - the momentum of the fight against HIV cannot be dropped.
As hopes of finding more survivors are receding, rescuers dug out 29 more bodies since last night as the toll in the Malin landslide disaster rose to 70 late on Friday evening.
Slamming the derogatory article on the Sri Lankan Government defence website, DMK President M Karunanidhi on Friday demanded that the Centre convey its strong condemnation as it had 'besmirched' both the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and the Indian Prime Minister.
India is willing to sign a global trade deal, which it has torpedoed, if other World Trade Organization members can agree to its parallel demand for concessions on stockpiling food, senior officials in New Delhi said on Friday.
Against the backdrop of the US blaming India for the failure of WTO talks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that developed countries should "understand" the challenges of poverty in developing nations and their governments' responsibilities to address them.
The Rajasthan Legislative Assembly on Friday passed a law on state highway that provides for declaration, development, operation, safety and regulation of 20,000 km road network on PPP model in five years of BJP rule.
As many as 11 infants have died at Jangipur Hospital in West Bengals' Murshidabad district in the past two days, a top health official said today.
Aam Aadmi Party will organise a musical event in New Delhi to express its solidarity with the people of Gaza over Israel's offensive.
Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal today had a meeting with US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to explore collaboration opportunities in the energy, technology sector.
As part of his policy to engage with India's neighbourhood, Narendra Modi travels to Nepal on Sunday on a two-day visit - the first bilateral trip by an Indian prime minister to the Himalayan nation in 17 years.
Attributing power shortages to faulty coal block allocation policies of the United Progressive Alliance or UPA government, Power Minister Piyush Goyal today said the Modi government will pursue a three-pronged strategy to enhance generation to ensure 24x7 supply.