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Trump meets Obama at the White House

Published on 20-Jan-2017
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama greets President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump at the White House in Washington. AP PTI Photo

Outgoing President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle warmly welcomed Donald Trump and his wife Melania at the White House just...

Protesters plan to disrupt Trump's inauguration in Washington

Published on 20-Jan-2017
Protestors scuffle with police after refusing to vacate the sidewalk in front of the National Press Club Building ahead of the presidential inauguration in Washington. AP/PTI Photo

As Americans prepare to welcome Donald Trump as their 45th President, a large number of protesters gathered in the national capital...

Pak asks India, WB to inform it of all future hydel projects

Published on 20-Jan-2017
The Finance Ministry said that Pakistan viewed the treaty as a useful and time-tested mechanism for sharing water with India and that Islamabad had always abided by it. FIle photo for representation purpose

Pakistan today asked India and the World Bank to inform it about all the dams and hydropower projects proposed to be built by India...

Cannot prescribe solution or act as mediator on Kashmir: UK

Published on 20-Jan-2017
The motion in House of Commons had called on the UK government to encourage India and Pakistan to commence peace negotiations to establish a long-term solution to the dispute. PTI FIle photo

The UK can neither "prescribe" a solution to the Kashmir issue nor act as a mediator, the British government has said, asserting...

Trump's ferocious efforts leads him to White House

Published on 20-Jan-2017
US president-elect Donald Trump. Reuters

Donald Trump, a colourful billionaire, tapped into the disillusionment of blue-collar voters...

'Objective reading' of Azhar case ensures support: US diplomat

Published on 20-Jan-2017
Masood Azhar. PTI file photo

Any objective reading of India's demand to designate Masood Azhar a terrorist by the UN would lead one...

Obama writes thankyou letter for his countrymen

Published on 20-Jan-2017
Barack Obama . PTI file photo

On the eve of him passing on the baton to Donald Trump, the outgoing US President Barack Obama wrote...

Botched Nigeria air strike killed 90: MSF

Published on 20-Jan-2017
Injured people are comforted at the site after a bombing attack of an internally displaced persons camp in Rann. Reuters photo

A botched air strike by the Nigerian Air Force earlier this week on a camp for people displaced by...

Bin Laden documents: worry over IS tactics, 'aging' Al-Qaeda

Published on 20-Jan-2017
Osama bin Laden. AP file photo

Months before his death, Osama bin Laden fretted about the Islamic State group's impatient, violent...

New legislation to tighten H1B visas to foreign techies

Published on 20-Jan-2017
 The bill - to be introduced by Senator Chuck Grassley and Dick Durban - will require US Citizenship and Immigration Services to prioritise for the first time annual allocation of H-1B visas. It will ensure the

Two powerful US Senators have announced they will introduce a legislation which, if passed by the Congress...

Photo Gallery
Army officers stand on Indian Army's Pinaka multi-barrel rocket launcher system...

Army officers stand on Indian Army's Pinaka multi-barrel rocket launcher system...

75,000 people gather for a mass protest to support Jallikattu in Coimbatore...

75,000 people gather for a mass protest to support Jallikattu in Coimbatore...

Students of an art school apply finishing touches to a portrait of President elect Donald Trump...

Students of an art school apply finishing touches to a portrait of President elect Donald Trump...

A worker removes snow from the roof of a hotel on a sunny day in Gulmarg, west of Srinagar...

A worker removes snow from the roof of a hotel on a sunny day in Gulmarg, west of Srinagar...

President Pranab Mukherjee with West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi, Chief Minister...

President Pranab Mukherjee with West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi, Chief Minister...

Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan taking selfie with the newly launched Samsung C9 Pro mobile...

Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan taking selfie with the newly launched Samsung C9 Pro mobile...

Camel-mounted BSF soldiers participate in rehearsal for the Beating Retreat ceremony...

Camel-mounted BSF soldiers participate in rehearsal for the Beating Retreat ceremony...

Students form a human chain to display VOTE at an awareness campaign Jalandhar...

Students form a human chain to display VOTE at an awareness campaign Jalandhar...

Children holding national flags as they ride on a modified motorcycle ahead of the Republic...

Children holding national flags as they ride on a modified motorcycle ahead of the Republic...

Workers busy installing flower pots as part of the Republic Day Flower show at Glass House...

Workers busy installing flower pots as part of the Republic Day Flower show at Glass House...

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