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Korean First Lady wears saree for Diwali, revives links of Queen Heo

Draped in an elegant saree, South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook soaked in Diwali festivities in Ayodhya much to the delight of the people...

Supreme Court refuses to extend use of banned notes

The Supreme Court on Friday (December 16) refused to extend the use of demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes in government utility centres...

India is ready to face poor monsoon prospects

INDIA said it was ready to cope with a potential drought after the weather office reported annual monsoon rains critical to the nation’s economy...

Modi mulls new Gujarat leader

IN the wake of the BJP's humiliating defeat in the recently held panchayat elections in Gujarat, where the most influential Patel community threw its...

Dr Singh calls all-party meet on anti-graft protests

INDIA’S premier has called an all-party meeting tomorrow to seek an end to nationwide protests led by a 74-year self-styled Gandhian activist whose health...

Baroda royal family ends dispute over palaces, diamonds

A DECADES-LONG dispute between members of one of India’s former royal families over palaces, diamonds and other items worth billions of dollars has been...

Chinese President begins India visit, three pacts signed in Gujarat

INDIA and China on Wednesday (September 17) signed three-Gujarat specific pacts shortly after Chinese President Xi Jinping commenced his three-day visit to the country...

India ends diesel controls, raises gas prices

INDIA'S government on Saturday (October 18) lifted diesel price controls and raised the cost of natural gas, giving market forces greater sway as it...
military

India cross-border firing kills six Pakistani civilians: military

The Pakistani military Friday said six people have been killed and over two dozen wounded in firing by Indian troops, in the latest cross-border...

I won’t run for PM again: Advani

VETERAN Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader LK Advani said today he did not want to run for prime minister again in elections due by...