updated 1:27 AM UTC, Sep 8, 2016

John Kerry meets Modi

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:42
New Delhi: US Secretary of State John Kerry called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Wednesday, the concluding day of his three-day visit to India."Capping off an important visit, Secretary of State @JohnKerry calls on PM @narendramodi," External Affairs…

Cabinet nod to redevelopment of berths at Goa port

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:42
New Delhi: With an eye on boosting iron ore exports from Goa, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved redevelopment of two major berths and other barge berths at the state's Mormugao…

Cabinet nod to redevelopment of berths at Goa port

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:40
New Delhi: With an eye on boosting iron ore exports from Goa, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved redevelopment of two major berths and other barge berths at the state's Mormugao…

New book on extra marital fling revolves around Delhi Metro

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:35
New Delhi: Just how integral the Delhi Metro has become to the lives of lakhs of the capital's denizens can be gauged from the fact that it provides the backdrop for an extra-marital affair that begins at a train station."The…

South China Sea: Respect international law, say India, US

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:34
New Delhi: In the wake of the ruling by an international arbitration tribunal in favour of the Philippines in a dispute with China over the South China Sea, India and the US on Wednesday urged all parties concerned to respect…

South China Sea: Respect international law, say India, US

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:31
New Delhi: In the wake of the ruling by an international arbitration tribunal in favour of the Philippines in a dispute with China over the South China Sea, India and the US on Wednesday urged all parties concerned to respect…

Cabinet nod for changes in foreign investment policy

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:29
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its sanction for the major changes in the foreign direct investment policy approved in June and designed to liberalise norms by increasing FDI to 100 per cent in defence and further ease…

Government approves permanent residency status for foreign investors

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:29
New Delhi: In an attempt to encourage foreign investments in India, the central government on Wednesday approved a scheme to grant permanent residency status (PRS) to foreign investors for 10 years subject to conditions specified in the foreign direct investment…

Padamsee and Gaitonde among masters at Saffronart's auction

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:29
New Delhi: Auction house Saffronart is all set to host its evening sale that will feature important works of Modern Indian artists like Akbar Padamsee and V.S. Gaitonde.The auction, to be organised on September 8 at The Leela Palace here,…