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Gujarat: Congress, BJP win one district panchayat each

The Congress and BJP won a district panchayat each, while eight taluka panchayats went to the Congress and seven to the ruling party across...

Modi promises ‘strict action’ against PNB

Breaking his silence over the Rs 11,400-crore fraud at India's second-biggest public sector bank PNB, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said his government...

Priyanka terminates her contract with the Nirav Modi’s brand

Priyanka Chopra, who featured in one of the advertisement campaigns for Nirav Modi, has terminated her contract with the brand in light of allegations...

Modi, Trudeau discuss terrorism, trade ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau on Friday held extensive talks on key issues of counter-terrorism and extremism as well...

Canada rescinds invitation to Sikh militant to dine with Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau admitted Thursday that a convicted Sikh extremist had been invited to dine with him in New Delhi, just the...

Gujarat’s debt burden swells to over Rs 1,96,000 cr

Gujarat's public debt rose by Rs 16,066 crore to Rs 1,96,809 crore as per the revised estimates of 2016-17, the Legislative Assembly was told...

India ranks 81st in global corruption perception index

India has been ranked 81st in the global corruption perception index for 2017, released by Transparency International, which named the country among the "worst...

Canada’s PM says India trip about broader ties not just political ones

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau downplayed talk of a snub by the Indian government on his first state visit to the country this week,...

Kamal Haasan visits residence of Abdul Kalam before launch of party 

Hours before launching his political party, veteran  actor Kamal Haasan on Wednesday visited the residence of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Tamil Nadu's...

More baby girls than boys die in India, as parents neglect healthcare – U.N.

Parents are less likely to seek treatment for a sick baby girl than a boy in India, where more female infants die within the...