World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 18, 2017
Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled her Brexit blueprint on Tuesday, announcing for the first time that Britain will leave Europe's single market in order to control EU immigration.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday January 17, 2017
Canada's ethics watchdog is investigating Justin Trudeau for potential breaches related to his recent holiday on an island owned by the Aga Khan, the first time a prime minister has faced such scrutiny, media reported on Monday.
Tamil Nadu News | Edited by Arun Nair | Friday January 13, 2017
The DMK hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Jallikattu issue, saying that he had time to meet actors but not theAIADMK MPs who had sought a meeting with him to discuss about holding the banned bulltaming sport in Tamil Nadu during Pongal.
India News | Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Wednesday January 11, 2017
Intensifying their attack against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Trinamool Congress leaders met President Pranab Mukherjee for the third time since the demonetisation drive was announced and accused the centre of imposing a "super emergency" and indulging in "vendetta politics".
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Tuesday January 10, 2017
For the second time after Prime Minister Narendra Modi won the national election and relocated to Delhi, the Vibrant Gujarat summit is being held in the state capital of Gandhinagar. PM Modi will address the event at about 5.20 pm. His audience of nearly 15,000 will include the heads of foreign governments, Nobel Prize Winners, Corporate India boss...
Monday January 9, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi this evening inaugurated an international exchange in Gujarat that he said will work 22 hours every day "starting when Japan's markets open and ending when US markets close." It aims to win market share from financial hubs such as Singapore and Hong Kong by investing in technology and offering a response time of four mi...
India News | Written by Manish Kumar | Monday January 9, 2017
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today spoke for the first time on ally Lalu Yadav's party taking offence to their leader being seated on the ground instead of with him and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a religious event last week.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 6, 2017
Police questioned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday for a second time as part of a probe into whether he illegally accepted gifts from wealthy supporters, police said.
India News | Reported by Manish Kumar, Written by Suparna Singh | Thursday January 5, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi dispensed the first three minutes of his speech in Patna today on triple-A praise for Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, whose prohibition policy he later highlighted as "inspirational."
India News | Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas | Saturday December 31, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said it was high time for all political parties in India to sit together and discuss ways to bring about transparency in their finances.
Brian Fung, The Washington Post | Friday December 30, 2016
While Amazon's existing goal with drone delivery is to get you your stuff within 30 minutes, airships could potentially reduce that time even further.
Rohan Naravane | Friday December 30, 2016
Best phones under 10000 INR - it's time to take a look at the best smartphones of 2016 that don't break the bank.
India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Tuesday December 27, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met top economists, officials and members of the Niti Aayog this evening to take stock of the economy, especially in view of the notes ban and the cash crunch that has followed. PM Modi, during the meeting, said the budget cycle has an effect on the real economy, and "the date of budget presentation is being advanced, s...
Delhi News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday December 23, 2016
Najeeb Jung, whose resignation yesterday as Delhi's Lieutenant Governor surprised many, told NDTV today that he had asked to quit twice before, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged him to carry on. Mr Jung, 66, said this time, he insisted he wanted to quit on personal grounds.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday December 18, 2016
Vice Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant-General Bipin Rawat's selection as the next army chief, superceding two senior officers, has triggered a political storm. After former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi overlooked General SK Sinha to make General AS Vaidya the army chief in 1983, this is the second time in 33 years when the government hasn't followed ...
India News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Friday December 16, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today levelled charges against two former premiers, his predecessor Dr Manmohan Singh and Indira Gandhi, of ignoring basic steps to fight corruption. Obvious and recommended methods include demonetisation, he told his party's parliamentarians this morning, at a time when his government is being asked to explain the vast...
World News | Pamela Constable, The Washington Post | Tuesday December 13, 2016
First there was a moment of panic, when Pakistanis struggled to absorb the news last month that Donald Trump, who had threatened to bar foreign Muslims from the United States and suggested it was time to "get tough" with Pakistan for sheltering terrorists, was the U.S. president-elect.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Friday December 9, 2016
Parliament remains gridlocked over how a debate on the government's notes ban should be conducted. This winter session of parliament ends on Friday. The opposition says that Prime Minister Narendra Modi must apologise for and explain his sudden demonetisation drive which has left India without cash and villages, cut off from formal banking, struggl...
India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Wednesday December 7, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked his party's lawmakers to reach out to the public to explain how his sudden decision to cancel 500 and 1,000-rupee notes will help the country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 6, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been shortlisted by Time magazine for its annual honour of Person of the Year alongside US President-elect Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 6, 2016
Three MPs, including the deputy leader, put their hand up Tuesday to be New Zealand's next prime minister following the bombshell resignation of the popular John Key.
People | Press Trust of India | Monday December 5, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has won the online reader's poll for TIME Person of the Year 2016, beating out other world leaders like US President-elect Donald Trump, incumbent US leader Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 5, 2016
Popular New Zealand Prime Minister John Key announced his shock resignation Monday, saying it was the right time to go after eight years in the job.
People | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 29, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is leading an online poll of readers' choice for Time magazine's 'Person of the Year' in 2016 honour, which has contenders like US President-elect Donald Trump, the outgoing US leader Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 28, 2016
"Time has come for everyone, particularly my young friends, to embrace e-banking, mobile banking and more such technology."
India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Friday November 25, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi must apologise for suggesting that we support black money, a united opposition said in parliament today, not long after he took a dig at critics of the notes ban.
India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Friday November 25, 2016
In a dig at critics of the currency ban, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said they were upset because they did not have "time to prepare."
India News | Edited by Arun Nair | Tuesday November 22, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi must speak to parliament about his decision to suddenly cancel 500-and-1,000 rupee notes, the opposition insisted today, remaining united around its attack on the currency ban.
Offbeat | Edited by Amrita Kohli | Wednesday November 16, 2016
Are you among those who've stood in long lines and/or returned empty-handed from banks in search of new notes to replace your banned currency? If yes, chances are you'll agree with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's redefinition of the term ATM.
India News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Wednesday November 16, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's abrupt withdrawal of 500 and 1,000 rupee notes has "taught the corrupt a strong lesson," said minister Piyush Goyal in parliament this morning, responding to a scathing speech by the Congress' Anand Sharma about how the ban has hit the poor, while letting fat cats off the hook.