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Modi slams opposition over parliament disruption

INDIAN Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged opposition lawmakers on Thursday (March 3) to stop disrupting parliament, under growing pressure to pass the crucial reforms...

BJP heads for rout in Delhi, first blow for Modi

INDIA'S ruling Bharatiya Janata Party was heading for election defeat in New Delhi at the hands of an anti-corruption party, a TV projection showed...

Modi is a challenger for Congress, says Chidambaram

INDIA’S Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Sunday (November 10) acknowledged that the Congress party considers opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra...

Pakistan looms large as Clinton flies to India

US SECRETARY of state Hillary Clinton hopes to cement gains in ties with emerging global power India when she flies to New Delhi today...

India, Pakistan start Kashmir talks

TOP DIPLOMATS from India and Pakistan held their first formal talks on Kashmir in two-and-a-half years, meeting in Islamabad today to nudge forward their...

Carmakers to launch green and cheap cars to fight smog crisis in India

CARMAKERS are gearing up to launch affordable hybrid and electric cars for India in the next few years, executives said, lured by government incentives...

Rajinikanth enters politics, Big B, Kamal Haasan wish him luck

As Rajinikanth today announced his entry into politics, various celebrities including megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Kamal Haasan gave their best wishes to the Tamil...

Sunanda Pushkar died ‘unnatural’ death: Autopsy

  AN AUTOPSY report on Saturday (January 18) said Indian minister Shashi Tharoor’s wife, who was found dead in a luxury hotel after accusing her...

China, India sign border defence agreement

  CHINA and India signed an agreement on border defence cooperation on Wednesday (October 23), after a stand-off along a disputed border in April stoked...

Rahul targets Modi over unemployment, poor wages

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, targeting him for unemployment among youth and poor wages to workers...