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'In Kabul, Indians are praised for being Indian'

For the second time in the nearly two years that he's been India's ambassador to Afghanistan, Jayant Prasad has been witness to the Indian embassy in Kabul subjected to terror attacks. But he still......

Modi Cabinet: Prabhu gets Railways, Parrikar gets Defence

Former Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and former Shiv Sainik Suresh Prabhu were inducted into the Union Cabinet and given defence and railway portfolios respectively on Sunday as Prime......

All you need to know about Modi's new ministers

On Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expanded his Cabinet and inducted 21 new ministers. Of these, 4 – Manohar Parrikar, JP Nadda, Suresh Prabhu and Birender Singh were appointed as......

Cabinet rejig: 20 new ministers likely to be sworn-in

The strained BJP-Shiv Sena ties dipped on the eve of the Cabinet expansion and reshuffle of the Union Council of Ministers, when 20 new faces are likely to be inducted, bringing in BJP leaders......

First expansion of Modi Cabinet on Sunday

Five months into office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will expand and reshuffle his Council of Ministers on Sunday, bringing in new faces and is likely to drop a few. Calls were being made to......

Slots of 'sacked' independent directors lie vacant at Oil PSUs

Months after the BJP government sacked most of the independent directors at top oil PSUs, the boards of blue chip firms like ONGC and GAIL are functioning with most of those positions still lying......

UPA appointed independent directors at PSUs forced to quit

The National Democratic Alliance government is weeding out independent directors on the boards of public-sector undertakings (PSUs). At least nine independent directors of PSUs, including Indian......

After IOC, govt to sack directors of other oil cos

After sacking four independent directors of IOC, the Narendra Modi-government is now seeking to remove nine similar Congress-appointees from the board of ONGC, HPCL and MRPL. The National......

Indian steel sold at a discount

The sudden surge in raw material prices has forced steel companies abroad to raise prices considerably but Indian counterparts have been unable to do so at such a pace.This has eroded the premium......

Premji warns against perils of joblessness

Wipro Chairman Azim Premji warned on Tuesday that people in India could become vocal and aggressive in future unless jobs are created for millions."If you do not create jobs for people who are......

IPL chief Modi questions Kochi ownership

Indian Premier League commissioner Lalit Modi on Wednesday ignored the Board of Control for Cricket in India's diktat and took another potshot at the Kochi IPL team owners.IPL chief Modi pointed......

Rendezvous Sports World threatens to sue Modi

The Indian Premier League's new franchise Rendezvous Sports World (RSW) has threatened to sue IPL commissioner Lalit Modi for breaking the confidentiality terms.Modi, who is an avid user of the......

Lalit Modi in showdown with Rendezvous

Lalit Modi's controversial tweets over the ownership structure of new IPL entrant Rendezvous Sports World (RSW) had led to a virtual showdown, with the Kochi franchise threatening to sue the IPL......

The curious case of Tharoor and Kochi franchise

Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor himself may not be a stakeholder but the lady he is reportedly planning to marry is part of the consortium which owns the Kochi franchise of......

S Meenakshi is India's new WGM

S Meenakshi became the fifth Woman Grandmaster of the country after settling for a quick draw in the eighth and penultimate round of the Commonwealth Chess Championships at Mumbai on Saturday.On......
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Jayant Prasad to be new IDSA chief

Former Indian ambassador to Nepal Jayant Prasad will be the new director of of premier government think tank Institute of Defence Studies and... ...
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