India ends Shooting World Cup campaign with five medals

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 20:22

New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) India summed up its campaign at the Shooting World Cup with five medals, including one gold, as Angad Vir Singh Bajwa ended the final day winning the Grand Prix bronze with Haley Dunn of the United States in the Mixed Team Skeet event, tested out for the first time in the tournament, at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range here on Friday.


Venkaiah Naidu asks US to condemn Indian techie's killing

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 19:16

Hyderabad, Feb 26 (IANS) Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday asked US President and people to come out openly and condemn the killing of Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla, saying such racist attacks are not good for the US and the world.


Canadian PM Justin Trudeau expected to visit India this year

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 01:17

New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to make a state visit to India later this year, India's High Commissioner-designate to Canada Vikas Swarup said here on Saturday.


First Test: Australia reach 84/1 at lunch vs India

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 11:46

Pune, Feb 23 (IANS) Australia lost opener David Warner before reaching 84/1 by lunch break on the opening day of the first cricket Test against India at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Thursday.


India thump Bangladesh by 208 runs in one-off Test

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 18:46

Hyderabad, Feb 13 (IANS) Spinners Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin picked up four wickets each as India bowled Bangladesh out for 250 in their second innings to clinch the one-off cricket Test by 208 runs here on Monday.


India to showcase aerospace technologies in Aero India seminar

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 19:32

Bengaluru, Feb 11 (IANS) India will showcase its aerospace technologies and products for military applications on Sunday ahead of the Aero India 2017 air show starting here from Tuesday, said an official on Saturday.


'A Growing Partnership' -- Israel's motto for ties with India

Sun, 01/29/2017 - 18:36

New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) With Prime Minister Narendra Modi's anticipated visit to Israel this year, the Middle Eastern nation said on Sunday that to mark 25 years of its diplomatic relations with New Delhi, it is going to observe 2017 with "A Growing Partnership" as the motto.


India, UAE give boost to anti-terror cooperation

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 20:02

New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Taking forward their cooperation in the fight against terror, India and the UAE on Thursday condemned efforts to use religion to justify and sponsor terrorism against other countries, and expressed confidence that their bilateral efforts to fight the menace would contribute to regional and global peace and security.


Indian producer keen to make film with Jackie Chan

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 16:22

Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Actor Jackky Bhagnanis sister and producer Deepshikha Deshmukh had a fan-girl moment when she met international cine icon Jackie Chan here recently. She says it will be a dream come true to make a film with him.


India displays military might, cultural diversity

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 15:08

New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) India's military might, its cultural diversity and achievements in various areas were showcased at a grand parade here on Thursday as the nation celebrated its 68th Republic Day with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as the Chief Guest.


PM Modi calls UAE most valued partner and close friend

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 13:54

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday described the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as one of India's "most valued partners and a close friend in an important region of the world".


Nepal recognises employment in India as foreign

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 09:28

Kathmandu, Jan 25 (IANS) Nepal has formally recognised migration of its countrymen to India for employment purpose as "foreign employment" and bring them under the insurance coverage for the first time.


England beat India A by three wickets in warm-up match

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 21:42

Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) Riding on Sam Billings' brilliant 93, England defeated India A by three wickets in the first 50-over warm-up match at the Brabourne Stadium here on Tuesday.