'Don't give additional colour to Dalai Lama's Arunachal visit'

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 11:54

New Delhi, April 4, Even as China protested ahead of the Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh, India on Tuesday said that the Tibetan spiritual leader has visited the state six times earlier and no "additional colour" should be given to his visit starting from April 5.


Trump may get involved in India-Pakistan peace process: Haley

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 08:50

United Nations, April 4, The US is concerned about the state of India-Pakistan relations and President Donald Trump himself may get involved in a peace process between the two South Asian antagonists, Nikki Haley, the US Permanent Representative to the UN said on Monday.


India, Malaysia keen to take bilateral trade to $15 billion

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 22:56

New Delhi, April 1, India and Malaysia have expressed keenness to take their bilateral trade to $15 billion in the "immediate future", with the CEO's Forum identifying infrastructure, healthcare, education and SMEs as key areas of furthering cooperation.


See myself competing for batsman's slot in Team India: Dinesh Karthik

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 12:30

Kolkata, March 26, Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik, who has consistently been amongst the runs in the domestic circuit, is now eyeing a batsman's slot in the national team, knowing all too well that it was far from easy to displace Wriddhiman Saha and Mahendra Singh Dhoni from their respective positions in Tests and limited overs cricket.


India eye Test win as Sharma, Jadeja keep pressure on Aussies

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:56

Ranchi, March 20, Ishant Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja took two wickets in quick succession to put the pressure firmly on Australia as the visitors posted 83/4 at lunch on the fifth day of the third Test here on Monday.


Is it brain fade or behavioural problem?

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 11:04

Fortunately, Rahul Johri, the CEO appointed by hardcore cricket politicians of the Indian board, and James Sutherland, Cricket Australia's chief executive for 16 years, have quickly doused the raging fire arisen out of Steve Smith's brain fade.


Centre very serious about attacks on Indians in US: Rajnath

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 13:02

New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday asserted that the Centre has taken very serious note of the hate crimes against Indians in the US and said the Narendra Modi government will come out with a statement on the issue.


Parrikar calls for action against terrorism

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 11:44

New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar Monday called on Asian countries for action against terrorism, describing it as the "most pervasive and serious threat".


India wants Pakistan to follow 'international practice' in Jadhav case

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 22:24

New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) With Pakistan's top Foreign Policy Advisor Sartaj Aziz on Friday ruling out extradition of alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Indian establishment, it is learnt, expected its South Asian neighbour "to follow well-established international practice" in this regard.