Trump briefly steps into

- June 30, 2019

Seoul: (IANS) US President Donald Trump on Sunday became the first sitting American leader to step foot into North Korea after he briefly entered the country before holding a bilateral meeting with Pyongyang's Kim Jong-un at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), that divides the two Koreas. Trump, who is on a two-day visit to South Korea, first walked

G20 summit ends with decl

- June 29, 2019

Osaka: (IANS) The members of the G20 bloc on Saturday concluded their two-day Summit here by declaring support for the principles of free trade and economic growth amid global trade-related tensions. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said in a press conference after the end of the two-day summit that the G20 leaders agreed on the need to

Nearly 2 years after lync

- June 29, 2019

Jaipur: (IANS) Under fire for the posthumous charge sheet filed against Pehlu Khan, who was beaten to death for alleged cow smuggling in Rajasthan's Alwar in 2017, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday said the investigation in the case was done by the former BJP government. "Only the charge sheet has been filed under our government. We

Huawei can continue purch

- June 29, 2019

Osaka: (IANS) In a big respite to Huawei, US President Donald Trump on Saturday said US firms could start selling technology to the Chinese telecommunications equipment giant as long as the sales did not involve equipment that threaten US national security. "However, Trump said the decision on whether to take Huawei off the Commerce Department's entities list

PM Modi Meets Trump

- June 28, 2019

OSAKA: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump on Friday declared that their countries were "central to global peace and stability" and pledged to "provide strong leadership to address global challenges and build prosperity for their citizens in the decades to come", according to the White House. The two leaders exchanged "perspectives

G 20 PM Modi Looks Forwa

- June 27, 2019

Below is the full transcript of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement prior to his departure for G 20 Summit in Osaka, Japan: I am visiting Osaka, Japan to attend G 20 Summit. I look forward to discussing the major challenges and opportunities faced by our world today with other global leaders. Women Empowerment, issues related

Centre Adopts Multi prong

- June 26, 2019

NEW DELHI: Minister of State for Home Affairs, G. Kishan Reddy has stated that a multi-pronged strategy has been adopted to check the Islamic State (IS) and to bring back the misguided youth on the right path. The measures include socio-economic development of vulnerable communities and focus on educational empowerment.  As IS uses various internet-based

US Secretary Pompeo Calls

- June 26, 2019

NEW DELHI: U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi this morning. Secretary Pompeo conveyed greetings of President Trump to the Prime Minister and congratulated the Prime Minister on his electoral victory. The Prime Minister thanked Secretary Pompeo for his warm greetings and requested him to convey his thanks also

PM Urges MPs To Move Forw

- June 25, 2019

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing the Parliament today during the ongoing Budget Session. The PM said the dream of a secure nation has been seen by many leaders. To fulfil this with resolve, we all have to move forward. This is the aspiration of India. To fulfil the nation's needs, we can

Fire breaks out on under

- June 24, 2019

Fire breaks out on under construction warship , 1 dead, one injured Mumbai: A  major fire broke out on an under-construction Navy warship at  Mazagon Dock, on Friday evening, one worker killed and another suffered minor injury.  The fire was reported inside warship `Visakhapatnam' at 5.44 pm. The fire was confined on the second and third decks of