Prime Minister Narendra Modi today spoke to British Prime Minister Theresa May to congratulate her on her assumption of new responsibility and affirmed India's commitment to further strengthen the strategic bilateral partnership.
The Centre has cleared a proposal to send a rescue team to Bangladesh to bring back an elephant stranded in the neighbouring country after being washed away by the strong currents of the Brahmaputra from Assam.
Leaders of Myanmar rebel armies held talks in a war-hit border town today, state media reported, as they prepare for a major peace conference with a government desperate to end insurgencies that have plagued the country.
Written by Tejas Mehta | Wednesday July 27, 2016, Mumbai
It's 100 days today since Jai, the 7-year-old tiger has gone missing from Maharashtra's Umred Karhandla Wildlife Sanctuary. Weighing 250 kg, 11-feet-long from nose to tail, and three-feet-tall, Jai is believed to be the biggest tiger in Asia.
The World Health Organization released its first-ever guidelines on how medical professionals should treat victims of female genital mutilation (FGM), hoping to ease the terrible suffering caused by the widely condemned practice.