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Mukesh Ambani urges PM Modi to take steps against data colonisation

Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take steps against 'data colonisation', specially by global corporations,...

PM May refuses to rule out ‘no-deal’ Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May scrambled to put together a new Brexit strategy after MPs rejected her EU divorce deal, and insisted she could not...

UK’s Prince Philip, 97, escapes unhurt from car crash

Queen Elizabeth’s 97-year-old husband Prince Philip escaped uninjured from a car crash while driving on Thursday near the Sandringham estate in eastern England. Buckingham...

American businessman survived 9/11, dies in Nairobi hotel terror attack

The American man who was among the 21 people killed in an attack on a luxury hotel complex in the Kenyan capital Nairobi was a consultant...

SC sets aside certain provisions of 2016 Maha law imposing restrictions on dance bars

The Supreme Court on Thursday set aside certain provisions of a law imposing restrictions on the licensing and functioning of dance bars in Maharashtra. A...

PM May reaches out to rivals in Brexit deadlock

Prime Minister Theresa May faces deadlock Thursday over a new Brexit plan, after narrowly surviving a no-confidence vote sparked by the crushing defeat of...

UK will be open to best and brightest from India under new immigration strategy:...

An unlimited number of highly-skilled Indian workers will be able to migrate to the UK under new proposals that could come into effect in...

H-1B holders ‘frequently’ placed in poor working conditions US think-tank

H-1B workers are "frequently" placed in poor working conditions and "vulnerable to abuse", a US think-tank claimed Thursday, seeking reforms such as substantial increase...

Trump taps 3 Indian-American experts for key admin posts

US President Donald Trump has nominated three influential Indian-Americans including a woman nuclear expert to powerful administration positions. Rita Baranwal was nominated for the post...

Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi 1st S Asian to serve on powerful committee on intel

Indian-American Democratic lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthy has been appointed as a member of a Congressional committee on intelligence, becoming the first South Asian to serve...