Raisina Dialogue set to begin in New Delhi today: From Benjamin Netanyahu to David Petraeus, big names to headline geo-political conference

The Raisina inaugural will see a power-packed panel discussion from 6.30 to 7.30 pm between Netanyahu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Sunjoy Joshi, chairman, Observer Research Foundation. The panel will be ...

Judge Loya case: Supreme Court adjourns hearing, stresses on transparency; tells Maharashtra govt to give medical docs to petitioners

The highly-anticipated hearing at the Supreme Court around the circumstances surrounding the death of CBI special Judge BH Loya ended in five minutes, with the apex court saying that the petitioners "must know everything". The court did not fix any ...

Pakistan defence minister seeks 'ruthlessly candid dialogue' with Washington, says US trying to convince it India not a threat

Islamabad: The US has been trying to convince Pakistan that India was not a threat to it and Islamabad should change its strategic stance towards New Delhi, Defence Minister Khurram Dastagir Khan has said. He also said that it is time for a courteous yet ...

As India ups ante against Pakistan along LoC, fears of retaliation forces Kashmiris near border towns towards nomadic existence

Tensions have escalated along the de facto border in Jammu and Kashmir, with authorities suspending the bus service between Poonch and Rawalkote. The move comes after the Indian Army foiled a fidayeen attack by killing five suspected Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM ...

Pravin Togadia claims there is threat to his life, says will surrender before court once cleared by doctors

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Pravin Togadia, who went missing and was later found in an unconscious state on Monday evening, has claimed there is a threat to his life, and that his voice is being suppressed through threats of violence and false ...

Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep, Stan Wawrinka battle into second round, Novak Djokovic dominant in win

Melbourne: Top-seeded Simona Halep overcame an injured left ankle to beat Australian wildcard entry Destanee Aiava 7-6 (5), 6-1 while Stan Wawrinka battled past Ricardas Berankis in the first round of the Australian Open. Halep, who recovered from a 5-2 ...

The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan passes away: Voice of '90s hits, Zombie and Linger, no more

Seminal 1990s Irish rock group The Cranberries’ vocalist Dolores O’Riordan has passed away at the age of 46, a publicist confirmed to BBC. A statement which relayed the news of O’Riordan’s death read: "The lead singer with the Irish band The ...

Australian Open 2018: Meet Marta Kostyuk, the 15-year-old from Ukraine breaking records at Melbourne

Marta Kostyuk entered record books on Monday when she became the youngest player to win a match at the Australian Open in 22 years. The 15-year-old qualifier became the first player born in 2002 to win in the main draw of a Grand Slam when she shocked 25th ...