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PM thanks Fiji for its role in success of India's Mangalyaan mission

Utilising his visit to Fiji, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday acknowledged the role played by this tiny South Pacific Island nation in the success of India's Mars mission in the very first......

India's Mars Mission on track, Orbiter flying over South Pacific Ocean

The second orbit raising manoeuvre of India's Mars Orbiter spacecraft was performed in the early hours of Friday, three days after its successful launch by PSLV C-25 into orbit around the Earth.......

Islands dispute sparks China-Japan row

China has dispatched two of its maritime security vessels to patrol the waters of disputed islands in the Pacific Ocean, amid attempts by Japanese politicians to buy land there. China's fishery......

Cruise with 4,500 on board adrift in Pacific

Thousands of passengers on a luxury cruise to the Mexican Riviera are stranded in the Pacific OceanThe Carnival Splendor, with 3,300 passengers on board, was disabled after an engine room fire. The......

Terrorism's long shadow stretches across world: PM

Voicing concern over a spate of recent terror attacks in several countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said terrorism is no longer a “peripheral problem” for the region......

India likely to have near-normal monsoon

La Nina, a weather pattern arising in the Pacific Ocean that causes heavy rain in South Asia, is assuming a neutral condition, senior India Meteorological Department officials have said.This......

Modi faces criticism for failing to help poor farmers

Rains were more than 40 per cent below normal in central Maharashtra. Farmers worried that their crops will fail again, said they had lost hope with Prime Minister Modi. Image: Drought hits......

How much is Mother Earth worth?

Pricing can help prioritise the best use of conservation efforts and funding Researchers have assigned financial values to some of Earth’s most important natural resources. In 2012,......

Why India will always play second fiddle to China

Thinking big, China is changing the world order; with mixed priorities, we can but tag along, writes T J S George. It is now clear that China is seeking to change the way the world is run. Its......

'Chances of El Nino three times more than normal'

In what could come as bad news for millions of farmers across India, the Australian Weather Bureau has said there is triple the normal chance of the El Niño -- an extreme weather......
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Cwealth nations pledge billions to fight warming

12:12 am Valletta (Malta) : Ahead of the crucial climate conference in Paris, Commonwealth countries have pledged billions of dollars to fight... ...
Colonial culinary journey

The cooking of the French-speaking world — le cuisine de la francophonie — is a vast realm of France's culinary treasures that boasts of fusion... ...
In underwater battle, India 'annihilates' American n-submarine

If the hostile entry of United States Navy 7th fleet in the crucial stage of the 1971 war for the liberation of Bangladesh sent a shiver down the... ...
Bahamasair takes delivery of its first ATR 72-600

Bahamasair, the national flag carrier of the Bahamas, took delivery of its first ATR 72-600 today. The airline and ATR inked a deal for two ATR... ...
Make Indo-Pacific meaningful

The Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Demo-cratic Alliance government has been on an overdrive in international relations, with the Prime... ...

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