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Speeding train kills four elephants in West Bengal

A SPEEDING passenger train on Thursday (May 29) killed four elephants in eastern India after the driver failed to see them in time, a...

HH Mahant Swami Sadhu Keshavjivandas to be spiritual successor of HH Pramukh Swami Maharaj

  His Holiness Mahant Swami Sadhu Keshavjivandas will be the spiritual successor of His Holiness Pramukh Swami Maharaj as the sixth spiritual guru of the...

Narendra Modi gets invite to visit Britain

NEARLY 10 months after the British government warmed upto Narendra Modi, the India groups of the country’s two main political parties have invited the...

Prince Charles garlanded as he arrives in India

PRINCE Charles and his wife Camilla visited a military academy on Thursday (November 7) on the first full day of their Indian tour which...

Pradhan to showcase India’s oil, gas field discoveries in US

Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will showcase India's oil and gas field discoveries at a global energy conference beginning here next week. Pradhan and Russia's...

India’s religious minorities hail Obama tolerance call

MUSLIM and Christian leaders on Friday (February 6) warned of growing fear among India's religious minorities after US President Barack Obama said Mahatma Gandhi...

India addresses OIC for the first time, says terrorism destroying lives, destabilising regions

In a major diplomatic achievement, India for the first time addressed the OIC meeting on Friday here, and asserted that the war against terrorism,...

Bank recapitalisation historic, will boost business: Shah

Hailing the Centre's announcement of Rs 2.11 lakh crore for bank recapitalisation as "historic", BJP chief Amit Shah has said the move will not...

Hindi ‘imposition’ row: Jaishankar, Sitharaman say no decision taken

Following outrage in Tamil Nadu over a draft education policy favouring teaching Hindi in non-Hindi-speaking states, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar and Finance Minister...

Mumbai on alert over potential Christmas, New Year attack

A MANHUNT was under way in Mumbai today for four alleged members of the same Islamist group that attacked the city in 2008, amid...