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Modi's year on the world stage

'Modi's promise of change during the election campaign was on the domestic front, but his first year in office focused on foreign policy beyond all expectations,' says Ambassador T P Sreenivasan.......

Indian diaspora a 'great capital', opportunities await you: PM

Image: Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivers the inaugural address to the Indian Diaspora at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Photograph: PIB Indian diaspora is a......

Honeymoon murder: Dewani loses extradition appeal

An Indian-origin British businessman accused of plotting the murder of his Indo-Swedish wife on their honeymoon, faces extradition to South Africa within four weeks after he lost his last legal......

Indian American's virus detection technology wins $525,000 prize

Nanotechnology researcher Dr Anita Goel feels that India can benefit from the gene radar sensing technology which can detect the presence or absence of a disease’s pathogen with the same......

Heavy rains lash Delhi, traffic jams in several areas

Heavy rains brought the city to a virtual standstill on Friday as waterlogged roads and streets slowed down traffic, causing inconvenience to hundreds of commuters. The Met Department recorded 26.2......

India, China moving in right direction? Both must be more proactive

Indian and Chinese firms recently signed joint work plans. That is the way to go - compete, but also cohabit if feasible, says Kishan S Rana. The ecosystems of India and China today jostle against......

What Modi Sarkar should ideally do to strengthen economic framework

The government should use lines of credit to transition India's economic engagements towards a more durable, defined framework, say Samir Saran and Vivan Sharan. Last year Indian PM Narendra......

Govt's initiatives provide good opportunity for investors: Prez

Over 6,500 companies and 25 foreign countries are taking part in the IITF 2014, which opened in New Delhi on Friday. President Pranab Mukherjee today said the policy initiatives of the new......

India to top global remittances with $71 billion this year

US dollars. Photograph: Reuters India will retain its top spot with $71 billion in remittances this year as remittances to developing countries are expected to reach $435 billion, an increase of......

Surat set to have a world-class diamond bourse

India’s diamond-processing hub, Surat, is gearing up to house a world-class diamond bourse that will not only offer a trading facility but bring all those interested in the business of the......

Magic moments on screen

Nisha Varma/Indianapolis: Straight out of a Sooraj Barjatya Film (right) ??? Well the name Prem I mean!! Well let me tell you one thing for all its flaws (Hero not starved to death , not parched to......

VVS Laxman's Pataudi Lecture: Full Text

Full text of VVS Laxman's Pataudi Memorial Lecture in Kolkata. VVS Laxman delivers the third annual Pataudi Memorial lecture, at the Taj Bengal Hotel in Kolkata. Photograph: BCCI Good evening......

ESPN looks to score with cricket in the United States, WT20 final to be aired live

ESPN is hoping that a US audience will warm up to another sport that uses a bat and a ball to score runs in innings but that isn't baseball: cricket.The No. 1 sports cable network, which is......

India's youngsters should seek Gavaskar's advice like I did: Crowe

Former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe urged the younger generation of Indian batsmen to pick Sunil Gavaskar's brain on how to play fast bowling in adverse conditions, something he did more than......

SA to host Pakistan to fill in for shortened Indian visit

Left in the lurch after India shortened its tour, South Africa will now host Pakistan for a three-match ODI and two-match Twenty20 series from November 18, the two countries' boards announced on......

South African Hindus outraged by Ganesha cartoon on BCCI-CSA tussle

A cartoon of Lord Ganesha depicting the tussle between the Board of Control for Cricket in India and Cricket South Africa has outraged South Africa’s Hindu community, which termed it a......
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CRISIL upgrades GP Petroleum's long-term ratings to 'A-/Stable'

By ANI | ANI Mumbai, Aug 3 (ANI): The long-term credit rating of GP Petroleums Limited, an Indian subsidiary of Gulf Petrochem Group, debt... ...

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A corner for storytellers

With Madras Week not too far away, it's good to hear that the number of storytellers are increasing and that this year may see a number of them... ...

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American lion killer's extradition being sought

Harare: Zimbabwe will seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and caused international... ...

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