'Modi government showed unnecessary desperation for NSG membership'

Friday, 24 June 2016 17:41
New Delhi: The Congress on Friday asserted that central government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, showed unnecessary desperation for the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership that embarrassed the country in the end."Diplomacy is always done by wisdom and silence.…

Swamy takes on Jaitley again

Friday, 24 June 2016 13:57
New Delhi: In an implicit attack on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday criticized those "giving me unasked for advice of discipline"."People giving me unasked for advice of discipline and restraint don't realise that if I…

Value ties with UK and EU, says India after Brexit

Friday, 24 June 2016 13:50
New Delhi: As Britain voted to exit the European Union, India on Friday said it valued its ties with both the United Kingdom and the EU and will strive to strengthen them."We have seen the results of the British referendum…

PM Modi's foreign policy has completely failed: Kejriwal

Friday, 24 June 2016 12:45
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's foreign policy has "completely failed" and he needs to explain what he does on his "foreign jaunts"."PM Modi has completely failed on foreign policy front.…

Puducherry CM meets Rajnath, Jitendra Singh

Friday, 24 June 2016 11:51
New Delhi: Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy on Thursday called on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with him various issues concerning the union territory.According to official sources here, Narayanasamy also called on Union Minister of State for Personnel…

Swamy now targets Economic Affairs Secretary, makes light of Jaitley

Friday, 24 June 2016 10:01
New Delhi: Firing a fresh salvo on Thursday, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy targeted Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das while making light of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's support for the official, saying that he can directly speak to the prime minister…

At Sufi shrine, Mehbooba seeks India-Pakistan dialogue

Friday, 24 June 2016 09:50
Samba (Jammu and Kashmir): Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday urged India and Pakistan to revive their peace process for the sake of peace in Jammu and Kashmir.The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader made the appeal after joining thousands at…

Unsafe school building in Mumbai to go: SC

Thursday, 23 June 2016 17:14
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to restrain the Greater Mumbai Municipal Corporation (GMMC) from demolishing an unauthorized and unsafe building of St. Thomas High School.The court wondered how permission was granted to run the school, which now…

Modi crosses Rubicon on military ties with US: CPI-M

Thursday, 23 June 2016 16:01
New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government has crossed the Rubicon in forging close military cooperation ties with the US, the CPI-M has said."This is going to have serious repercussions for India’s sovereignty and independent strategic decision making capacity," an editorial…