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Alice Wells to visit Singapore

Washington: United States Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells will visit Singapore from November…

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik declares drought assistance package

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced an assistance package for people affected by this year's drought. A…

Imran Khan orders inquiry into police officer’s murder

Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday ordered an immediate inquiry into the murder of a police officer who…

Opposition prime ministerial candidate to be decided after elections: Yechury

New Delhi: The CPI-M on Thursday said the issue of the Prime Minister among the non-BJP parties would be decided…

Koregaon-Bhima chargesheet: Activists conspired to kill PM, topple government

Pune: The Pune Police filed its first chargesheet against 10 prime accused in the Koregaon-Bhima caste riots case of January…

Bangladesh suspends repatriation of Rohingya refugees

Dhaka/Naypyidaw: Bangladesh on Thursday suspended the first planned phase of repatriation of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar, officials said, citing a…

Sri Lanka: UNP holds protest against political crisis

Colombo: Members and supporters of United National Party (UNP) on Thursday took to streets in protest as the political and…

IPL 2019: Rajasthan Royals retain 16 players including Steve Smith

New Delhi: Rajasthan Royals have retained a total of sixteen players for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League…

Mystery ailment hits Rohingya camp

HYDERABAD: The Rohingya who are living in the camps at Balapur were suffering from mild to severe fever. Tests for…

Agarbathi industry witnesses 25% increased demand this festive season

New Delhi: Dussehra and Diwali is the time of the year when agarbathi has a crucial role to play not…

Women’s World T20: India asked to bat first

Providence: India have lost the toss and are asked to bat first by Ireland in their Group stage match of…

‘Hyderabad’ or ‘Bhagyanagar’: Here’s what residents of Hyderabad say

Hyderabad: Recently, Raja Singh said that “Earlier, Hyderabad was Bhagyanagar and in 1590 Quli Qutub Shah came to Hyderabad, he…

Afghanistan: 35 security personnel killed in Taliban attack

Farah Province: As many as 35 security personnel were reportedly killed in an attack by Taliban in the western Farah…

cyclonic storm ‘Gaja’ comes closer, Landfall expected soon

The cyclonic storm ‘Gaja’ lay 370 km southeast of Chennai and 370 km northeast of Nagapattinam and is likely to…

Congress has culture of making low-level remarks against women: Smriti Irani

Bhopal: Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday launched a scathing attack against Congress and accused it of making low-level…

US: Kevin McCarthy elected as Minority Leader of the House

Washington: Representative Kevin McCarthy of the Republican party was elected as the minority leader of the House on Wednesday. McCarty…

Amitabh Bachchan has preserved most of his films

Kolkata: Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan has successfully saved the prints of most of his films, an expert said on Thursday.…

European stocks rise at open

London: European stocks rose Thursday in opening deals, after British Prime Minister Theresa May won the backing of her cabinet…

Healthy fund inflow, cheaper oil lift equity indices

Mumbai: Healthy foreign fund inflows along with low crude oil prices and a strengthened rupee guided the key Indian equity…

Is Binni Bansal been trapped?

For Binny Bansal, the end of his long run as co-founder of India’s most successful startup came Saturday when he…