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UAE contingent leads R-Day parade

    A 149-member marching contingent from UAE, with a band comprising 35 musicians from that country, led the 68th Republic Day parade at Rajpath on Thursday. Crown Prince of...

Fresh violence at India riots site kills four

INDIA stepped up security on Thursday (October 31) after a fresh outbreak of violence killed four people in the same region hit by deadly...

In India, show the finger after voting, get cheaper gas and food

SHOWING the finger can get you a punch in the face in many parts of the world. In India, during this general election at...

29 arrested in connection with Aarey Colony protest

Twenty-nine people, including six women, were arrested on Saturday in connection with the protest against the cutting of trees in Aarey Colony, a police...

India’s cabinet clears order to extend land reforms

INDIA'S cabinet cleared a new ordinance on land purchases on Tuesday (March 31), government officials said, extending measures to make transactions easier that Prime...

Kejriwal’s party pushes ahead with Indian election plans

THE party of firebrand anti-corruption campaigner Arvind Kejriwal pushed ahead on Sunday (February 16) with preparations to contest India’s looming general election, just days...

Modi has killed country’s economy, unleashed tsunami: Gandhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has "killed" the country's economy by firing "double tap" shots of note ban and GST into it, Congress vice president...

India’s e-tourist visa fee based on tourist footfall higher in peak season less during...

India introduced a flexible e-tourist visa regime based on tourist footfall, with higher fee for July to March peak season and a considerably lower...

Rushdie returns to India, targets clerics, MPs

BRITISH author Salman Rushdie on Saturday (March 17) attacked growing intolerance in India as he returned to the country for the first time since...

Engineer killed, pilots injured in chopper crash in Badrinath

  A helicopter carrying pilgrims crashed soon after take-off from the Himalayan shrine of Badrinath in Uttarakhand today, killing a crew member and injuring two...