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Indian-American surgeon named CEO of new Amazon-led joint health care

Eminent Indian-American surgeon, writer and public health innovator Atul Gawande has been named as the CEO of a new US employee health care company,...

India questions UK’s linking for refusal to sign MoU on illegal migrants to strict...

India on Wednesday questioned the UK linking its exclusion of Indian students from a list of countries offered easier visa norms to New Delhi's...

UK political leader blames Theresa May’s ‘rigidity’ for Indian student visa row

The leader of Britain's Liberal Democrat party, Vince Cable, on Wednesday blamed British Prime Minister Theresa May's rigidity for India's exclusion from a list...

Yoga powerful unifying force in strife-torn world: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday performed Yoga with over 50,000 enthusiasts at the Forest Research Institute campus here, saying the ancient Indian discipline...

CEA Arvind Subramanian to leave finance ministry, return to US: Arun Jaitley

Union Minister Arun Jaitley said today that Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian will be leaving the finance ministry because of "pressing family commitments" and...

“Can’t Do Our Job”: Death Threats “Become Routine” In Toxic Brexit Debate

As a crucial Brexit battle comes to a head in the British parliament on Wednesday, MPs are weighing not just their own views but...

British-Bangladeshi man ‘plotted to kill PM in suicide attack’

A 20-year-old British-Bangladeshi Islamic State fanatic plotted to kill Prime Minister Theresa May in a daring suicide attack at her Downing Street office here,...

52 Indians held at Oregon detention centre in US

A group of 52 Indians, mostly Sikhs, has been held at a detention centre in the US State of Oregon for being part of...

Over 7,000 people from India filed applications for asylum in US in 2017 :...

Over 7,000 people from India filed applications for asylum in the US last year, according to a report by the UN refugee agency which...

Governor’s rule imposed in J-K

Jammu and Kashmir was on Wednesday placed under Governor's rule for the fourth time in the last one decade after the BJP withdrew support...