India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
President Pranab Mukherjee today extended his greetings and felicitations to the government and people of the Argentine Republic on the eve of their National Day.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 25, 2015
President Barack Obama had a historic visit to India early this year as part of his efforts to deepen America's partnership with India in the Asia Pacific region, a presidential aide has said.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday April 16, 2015
In February, France came back from 2-0 down after day one to beat 2009, 2010 and 2013 champions Italy in the Fed Cup quarter-finals in Genoa. The Czechs have called up world number four Petra Kvitova alongside Karolina Pliskova (12), Lucie Safarova (...
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Friday April 3, 2015
The deepening India-US ties are among the most significant strategic developments of the past several years and will shape the global balance of power in the years to come, a senior Obama Administration official has said.
Opinion | Harsh V. Pant | Friday March 27, 2015
A nation's foreign policy should be nimble enough to be able to respond effectively to ever dynamic domestic and international contexts. But the Modi government's Pakistan policy has taken so many turns in the last 10 months that it is in danger of b...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 27, 2015
India and the US will jointly work on several defence technology projects in an effort to develop a "vibrant science and technology cooperation" to strengthen national, regional and global security.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Pakistan's envoy Abdul Basit stated this morning that he does not think that India will object to his dinner invitation tonight for Kashmiri separatists to join him in celebrating Pakistan's Republic Day. He may have read the room all wrong.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday March 23, 2015
Pakistan is holding its first Republic Day parade in seven years on Monday, a symbolic show of strength in the war against Taliban insurgents three months after a militant attack on an army-run high school killed 132 children in Peshawar.
World News | Monday March 23, 2015
Pakistan was holding its first Republic Day parade in seven years on Monday, a symbolic show of strength in the war against Taliban insurgents three months after a militant attack on an army-run high school killed 132 children.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 21, 2015
The chanting begins quietly but quickly swells, the sound echoing depths of suffering that the music might heal. "Help me, each day is difficult, help me overcome this suffering."
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Efforts to reach a political agreement on Iran's nuclear programme by the end of the month intensified today as negotiations between the United States and Iran resumed, and Western officials warned that tough issues remained unresolved.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 16, 2015
Noting that Indo-US ties are in a "transition mode", Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar today said there is a "conceptual problem" that has to be overcome as he emphasized the need to move away from the post-World War II political order.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday February 22, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold his next "Mann ki Baat" radio show at 8 pm today. The subject will be education and competitive exams.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Wednesday February 11, 2015
The Supreme Court pulled up the Union government today for spending crores on the Republic Day parade but delaying the payment of compensation to farmers for land acquired from them.
Blog | Vishnu Som | Friday January 30, 2015
Vishnu Som on a family and nation's tribute to Colonel MN Rai.
India News | Agencies | Thursday January 29, 2015
After ally Shiv Sena demanded "permanent deletion" of the words 'secular' and 'socialist' from the Constitution, the government has backed the idea of a nationwide debate, adding a new dimension to the controversy that began with its Republic Day ad.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
The headmaster of a government-aided school was beaten up allegedly by the associates of the school's secretary, who is a local Trinamool Congress leader, for criticising the state government during the Republic Day programme.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 29, 2015
Vijay Chowk, Rajpath and all roads leading to them will remain closed for Beating Retreat Ceremony at Vijay Chowk and illumination of Rashtrapati Bhawan, North Block, South Block, Parliament House and India Gate in Delhi tomorrow evening.
India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Thursday January 29, 2015
Arvind Kejriwal, chief minister hopeful in next month's Delhi elections, says he plans to sit on protest or dharnas again on issues that require his attention if he is elected to the top post in the capital.
India News | Edited by Sugam Singhal | Wednesday January 28, 2015
Spot Narendra Damodardas Modi in the group photograph, black n white, of young cadets of the National Cadet Corps or NCC.
News | Wednesday January 28, 2015
Walking down memory lane, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today recalled his days as a young NCC cadet, saying his stint there taught him a lot, including values such as patriotism and way of life.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta (With Inputs from PTI), Edited by Shyam Balausbramanian | Wednesday January 28, 2015
After a controversy over a government advertisement on Republic Day, Shiv Sena lawmaker Sanjay Raut has demanded the "permanent deletion" of the words 'secular' and 'socialist' from the Constitution.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday January 29, 2015
The army today saluted its officer, Colonel Munindra Nath Rai, who died while battling fighting terrorists in Kashmir on Tuesday, just 24 hours after he was awarded a Republic Day gallantry medal.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
Delhi Metro services will be partially curtailed at two stations on January 29 as part of security arrangements for the Beating Retreat ceremony.