Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked Sam Pitroda to apologise about his statement about the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The 1984 anti-Sikh riots have been a sensitive issue for the Congress and is likely to damage its prospects in Punjab that votes on May 19 and for the May 12Read More
A five-judge Bench led by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi on Friday gave the Supreme Court-appointed mediation committee time till August 15 to continue with its efforts to resolve the prolonged and strife-ridden Ayodhya title dispute.
“We do not want to shortRead More
Domestic equity benchmarks BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading on a choppy note early Friday amid uncertainty over US-China trade deal and continued foreign fund outflow.
After opening over 150 points higher, the 30-share index turned cautious and fell 17.32 points, or 0.15 per cent,Read More
US fast-food chain McDonald’s has decided to temporarily close 165 of its Quick Service Restaurants (QSRs) in north and east India after it announced an out-of-court settlement with its estranged India partner Vikram Bakshi, ending its almost six years of acrimonious legal battles. As partRead More
Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena Wednesday vowed to crush the Muslim extremist groups responsible for the Easter Sunday bombings that killed 258 people, his office said.
Maithripala Sirisena toured the village of Sainthamaruthu where several jihadists fought a gun battleRead More
North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range missiles on Thursday in its second such test in less than a week, and the United States said it had seized a North Korean cargo ship as tensions again mounted between the two countries.
US President Donald Trump said thatRead More
American news magazine Time has featured Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the cover page of its May 20 issue with a headline that may create controversy across India amid the election season.
The headline reads "India's Divider in Chief" that is and carries a caricature ofRead More
President Donald Trump’s latest tariff hikes on Chinese goods took effect Friday and Beijing said it would retaliate, escalating a battle over China’s technology ambitions and other trade strains.
The Trump administration raised import taxes on $200 billion ofRead More
Australia's latest A$50 note comes with a big blunder hidden in the small print - a somewhat embarrassing typo.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) spelled "responsibility" as "responsibilty" on millions of the new yellow notes.
The Reserve Bank ofRead More