US lays down line with China on next Dalai Lama

WASHINGTON: As Tibetans start grappling with the once unthinkable prospect of the octogenarian Dalai Lama‘s passing,…

‘PM Modi, Trump to meet twice in US next week’

WASHINGTON: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump are scheduled to meet twice in less…

At 17.5 million, Indian diaspora largest in world

NEW DELHI: At 17.5 million, India’s diaspora continues to be the largest in the world –…

Pakistan insinuates India hand in retired Lt Col’s Nepal disappearance

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday raked up the issue of its retired army officer Lt Col Habib…

SC sets Oct 18 deadline for Ayodhya hearings

NEW DELHI: The 70-year-old litigation by Hindu and Muslim parties for the ownership of the 2.77…

Fearing ‘epidemic among kids, young’, govt bans e-cigarettes

NEW DELHI: The Cabinet on Wednesday approved a sweeping ban on e-cigarettes, making production, manufacturing, import,…

2nd T20I Live: De Kock, Bavuma lead SA charge

Live Blog | Scorecard50 for Quinton de Kock! What a breathtaking knock this has been so…

Never sought imposition of Hindi over regional languages: Amit Shah

NEW DELHI: Union home minister Amit Shah on Wednesday sought to clear the air over his…

Mamata meets PM, raises issue of renaming WB

NEW DELHI: West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday raised the…

Pak won’t open its airspace for PM’s flight to US

NEW DELHI: Pakistan has turned down an overflight request by India for Prime Minister Modi’s upcoming…

EU MPs slam Pak for promoting terror in India

BRUSSELS: In a major blow to Pakistan, several Ministers of European Parliament (MEPs) have called out…

‘UPA years led to doubts over multi-party system’

NEW DELHI: The despondency and disappointment in 2013 prior to the Modi government assuming office had…

‘Kashmir won’t be major topic in PM-Xi talks’

BEIJING: Although China has recently dragged the Kashmir issue to the United Nations, it will not…

States to curb manufacturing of single-use plastic products

NEW DELHI: The Centre has issued an advisory to states and Union Territories, asking them to…

We’ll have physical jurisdiction over PoK one day: S Jaishankar

NEW DELHI: Upping the ante ahead of a likely high-decibel showdown with Pakistan at the United…