US aerospace giant Lockheed Martin says it will not sell its newly rolled out F-21 fighter jet to any other country if India places an order for 114 planes, in an offer aimed at pitching itself ahead of its US, European and Russian competitors for the mega deal.
Vivek Lall, viceRead More
A powerful remote-controlled bomb blast near a mosque in Pakistan’s Balochistan province has killed four policemen and injured 11 others, the second major attack to rock the restive region in the last three days. The explosion occurred on Monday night when people were assembling forRead More
Government of India extended the ban on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) on Tuesday for violent and disruptive activities which are prejudicial to the integrity and sovereignty of India. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) renewed its 2014 notification to declare LTTE as anRead More
A Muslim man was killed in Sri Lanka on Monday, police said after imposing a nationwide curfew to contain a violent new backlash against Easter suicide bombings.
The 45-year-old man died shortly after admission to a hospital in Puttalam district during anti-Muslim rioting which beganRead More
Sri Lanka blocked access to Facebook and WhatsApp on Monday after a posting sparked anti-Muslim riots across several towns in the latest fallout from the Easter Sunday suicide attacks. Christian groups attacked Muslim-owned shops in the northwestern town of Chilaw on Sunday in anger at aRead More
Kamal Haasan said at a campaign event on Sunday that first terrorist of Independent India was Hindu Nathu Ram Godse who killed Mahatma Gandhi.
Kamal Haasan, the leader of Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), was campaigning in Avarakurichi with S Mohanraj, his party's candidate for theRead More
Mumbai Indians defeated defending champion Chennai Super Kings by 1 run in a last-ball thriller in Hyderabad on Sunday to become the 1st team to win the Indian Premier League for the 4th time.
Mumbai Indian bat first and made 149/8 and Chennai Super Kings made 148/7 in 20 overs. TheRead More
Domestic equity benchmarks BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty started on a choppy note Monday tracking weak cues from global markets as rising rift between the US and China kept investors on edge.
The 30-share index was trading 23.96 points, or 0.06 per cent, lower at 37,439.03. The broader NSERead More
A plane has landed in Myanmar using only its back wheels after the front wheels failed to deploy.
Eighty-two passengers and seven crew members were on the Myanmar National Airlines plane when it made an emergency landing at Mandalay International Airport on Sunday.
The Pakistan government has banned 11 Lahore-based organisations for having links with proscribed outifts JeM led by global terrorist Masood Azhar, JuD of 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed and the FIF.
Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Azhar was designated as a globalRead More