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Indian babysitter gets 14 years jail term over child's death in US

Published on 28-Aug-2015

An Indian national who had worked as a baby sitter in Connecticut was sentenced to 14 years in U.S. federal prison for the death of...

'Pak's nuclear arsenal could be world's 3rd-largest in decade'

Published on 27-Aug-2015
A nuclear-capable ballistic missile Hatf-II Abdali is driven past with its mobile-launcher during the Pakistan National Day parade in Islamabad. Reuters File Photo

Pakistan is on course of having about 350 nuclear weapons in about a decade, the world's third-largest stockpile after the US and Russia...

Indian man's tweet to Swaraj saves sister from traffickers

Published on 27-Aug-2015
 Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. PTI File Photo

A brother's tweet to Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj led to the rescue of his sister from human traffickers in UAE...

Arrest warrant issued against Pakistan's ex-PM Gilani

Published on 27-Aug-2015
Former Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani. Reuters file photo

A court here on Thursday issued warrants for the arrest of Pakistan's former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and...

US backed India on Kashmir in 1965

Published on 27-Aug-2015
US in 1965 had supported India's stand that there should be no plebiscite in Kashmir, declassified US documents of the era indicate.Screen Grab

The US in 1965 had supported India's stand that there should be no plebiscite in Kashmir, declassified US documents of the era indicate.

Swaraj raises issues faced by Indian students in Germany

Published on 27-Aug-2015
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. PTI file photo

India has raised with Germany problems like residency status, renewal of visa and accommodation faced by Indian students in the country as both sides...

India declared maternal and neonatal tetanus free: Modi

Published on 27-Aug-2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi. AP file photo

The WHO has declared that mothers and newborns are free from tetanus at the time of birth in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Pakistan contacts UN over cancellation of NSA-level talks

Published on 27-Aug-2015
AP file photo

Pakistan has informed the UN about the last-minute cancellation of the NSA-level talks with India to take the international community into confidence...

India, Germany to ramp up cooperation to counter terrorism

Published on 26-Aug-2015
In their wide-ranging talks, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeir assessed implementation of decisions taken during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit here during April and broadly identified possible substantive outcomes from Merkel's visit to New Delhi in October. PTI file photo

India and Germany today agreed to cooperate on counter-terrorism measures and reviewed proposals including a USD 1 billion...

Disabled woman fights to bring Indian fiance back to UK

Published on 26-Aug-2015
Reuters Photo for representation purpose only

A disabled woman who suffers from a genetic disorder has been working tirelessly to bring her Indian fiance back to the UK after he was...

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Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor with fashion designer Manish Malhotra at his show...

Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor with fashion designer Manish Malhotra at his show...

Students celebrate Onam festival by making floral rangoli ‘pookalam’ at a public school...

Students celebrate Onam festival by making floral rangoli ‘pookalam’ at a public school...

Devotees watch a procession during Kumbh Mela or the Pitcher Festival in Trimbakeshwar...

Devotees watch a procession during Kumbh Mela or the Pitcher Festival in Trimbakeshwar...

Activists of Left Front affiliated peasants organisation break police barricades...

Activists of Left Front affiliated peasants organisation break police barricades...

Boys stand near the charred vehicles after the incidents of violence following the Patel...

Boys stand near the charred vehicles after the incidents of violence following the Patel...

Ex-servicemen continue their indefinite hunger strike over non-implementation of OROP...

Ex-servicemen continue their indefinite hunger strike over non-implementation of OROP...

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal offering prayers...

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal offering prayers...

Leader of the Opposition and CPI(M) State Secretary Surya Kant Mishra participates in a rally...

Leader of the Opposition and CPI(M) State Secretary Surya Kant Mishra participates in a rally...

Army soldiers conduct flag march in a sensitive area of Ahmedabad on Thursday...

Army soldiers conduct flag march in a sensitive area of Ahmedabad on Thursday...

Special Operation Group (SOG) jawans take positions near the house where militants were hiding...

Special Operation Group (SOG) jawans take positions near the house where militants were hiding...

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