Nancy Pelosi announces agreement on USMCA trade pact
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced agreement on a modified North American t...
Tiger Hill, Skandagiri and other top treks that come with the promise of a beautiful sunrise
This tiring yet much-rewarding trek to Skandagir...
Dubai beyond glitz and glamour: Visit Hatta hills, Old Town, meet Bedouins to have a great cultural experience
Just three hours away from Ind...
How some men want to change Meghalaya's matrilineal society
A men’s rights group called Syngkhong Rympei Thymmai (SRT), meaning a wedge that stabilises the shaking home, has been advocating equitable division of property to all children irrespective of gender. Broadly, SRT has been striving to overturn matriliny and establish patriliny in the Khasi tribe since 1990.
Main political rivals in Darjeeling hills playing same separate statehood card
Both BJP and its main political rival Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) have started reigniting the separate statehood demand in Bengal’s Darjeeling hilly region to establish their own supremacy there. Political wind in Darjeeling plays a vital role in the electorate outcome of not only three hill assembly constituencies but many others in foothills too.
16,700% return in 50 years makes Hang Seng index world’s best
The benchmark stock gauge marks 50 years since its official debut on Sunday.
Bain Capital, investors sell $620 million Genpact stake
Bermuda-headquartered Genpact told the US Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday night that Bain Capital and its co-investors are selling 15.4 million shares.
Trump impeachment hearings highlight immigrants’ stories
Several witnesses who testified in the House impeachment inquiry this week chose to highlight their immigrant backgrounds, sharing their families’ stories in highly personal opening statements. Their stories offered a sharp counterpoint to President Donald Trump, who has often derided immigrants as a threat to the national security of the United States.
Global outreach of Jaipur Foot an extension of India's humanitarian intervention: Harsh Vardhan Shringla
At an 'India for Humanity' event at the US Capitol Hill, organised by the Indian Embassy here as part of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi, Shringla said, "The focus today is on the activities of Jaipur Foot in India and in other countries of the world as an extension of the humanitarian intervention of India."
JMB trying to spread tentacles across India: NIA
Speaking at the NIA’s National Conference of Chiefs of Anti-Terrorism Squad / Special Task Force, Alok Mittal, Inspector-General, NIA, said ...
Indian Navy is inducting large number of state-of-the-art assets: President
"A significant proportion of India's trade and energy needs are met through the medium of the oceans. Safety of the seas and maritime commons, therefore, remains a critical requirement to ensure the economic and infrastructure development on land, as also to ensure well- being of its people," the President said.
History in the making: Donald Trump's impeachment hearing underway
Rep. Adam Schiff, the Democratic chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, immediately outlined the question at the core of the impeachment inquiry -- whether the president used his office to pressure Ukraine officials for personal political gain.
Justin Bieber wants fans to make an offer on his $8.5 mn Beverly Hills mansion
Reports suggest that the singer bought it after months of house hunting with wife Hailey Baldwin.
10 lawmakers abstain from US Congressional Kashmir hearing
Deft diplomacy at the Capitol Hill led by the Indian embassy and backed by Foreign Minister S Jaishankar helped blunt the attack by US Congressmen on the Kashmir issue.
India moves to sensitise US Congress on Kashmir
Indo-American Community Federation, in collaboration with Kashmiri Overseas Association and USINPAC, organized a congressional briefing at Capitol Hill on October 16 on 'Kashmir, the Way Forward’. Victims of Kashmiri terrorism shared stories.
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