An ancient city and a hub of ancient Buddhist traditions, Kyoto has been able to effectively blend its culture and heritage with cutting edge technology. For PM Modi, the Kyoto model could be essential in the process of rejuvenating Indian cities, a priority mission for this government.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a four-day official tour of Japan, gifted books on Swami Vivekananda and copies of Bhagawad Gita to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe who had travelled to Kyoto in a special gesture to greet him.
Five years after the death of medical student Aman Kachroo due to ragging in Himachal Pradesh, the police on Saturday registered a suicide case following the death of a student of a private polytechnic college allegedly due to harassment by seniors.
Pulling up the Centre as well as the Gujarat Government for demanding documents from a freedom fighter, proving his association with Mahatma Gandhi's 'Quit India' movement, the Gujarat High Court has directed them to provide pension to his heirs.
Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani, who was named by the government as part of the business delegation accompanying Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Japan, is not going due to prior business commitments, said sources in Reliance.
Expressing concern over the latest hike in the price of diesel, Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa today demanded its rollback and urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to change the existing price fixing formula for petroleum products.
Three students from the iconic Visva Bharati University in Shantiniketan in West Bengal have been arrested for allegedly sexually harassing a first-year student. The three had earlier been booked for alleged sexual assault.
A meeting of all fishermen's associations today decided to withdraw their 36 day indefinite strike from Monday and put out to sea in the backdrop of the first joint committee meeting between India and Sri Lanka held in Delhi.
Norms related to blacklisting of weapon manufacturing firms facing corruption charges have been eased partially as these were affecting country's security preparedness, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday.