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Setback for Boris Johnson as party chief quits after by-election reverses

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered a triple blow following crushing defeats for his Conservative Party in two important by-elections that also prompted the resignation of the party's......

An Indian Discovery That Will Help Healing

'After the discovery of the biomarkers, Calpain and Inflammasomes, we know we have a biomarker to target.''That way, we can use the biomarkers for an early diagnosis of blood clotting due to......

British Queen's platinum jubilee has a Bollywood touch

A United Kingdom-based Indian-origin actor is all set with a special Bollywood-themed Wedding Party, complete with a six-metre-high four-tiered cake and a specially designed sari, to celebrate......

US confirms first case of monkeypox

The US' Massachusetts Department of Public Health on Wednesday confirmed a single case of monkeypox virus infection in an adult male with recent travel to Canada, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts......

Has India Changed Its Tibet Policy?

One priority for Delhi (for the new foreign secretary in particular) is to have an in-depth discussion with Dharamsala as soon as possible, suggests Claude Arpi. IMAGE: The Dalai Lama with India's......

The growing tussle between the govt and CAG

Over the past decade, rapid structural changes in the economy have radically altered what was once a low-profile department. With the private sector playing an ex­panding role in public service......

Imports from Russia jump 33% to $1.1 bn in March

Shipments from Russia rose nearly 33 per cent to $1.1 billion in March from $831.17 million in the previous month, which was when the country mounted aggression on Ukraine and faced sanctions from......

Rahul Bajaj, World's Favourite Indian

Two months ago, on February 12, Rahul Bajaj passed into the ages.'Rahul inspired Indian industry with an ethos, an ethos of being more confident, more independent, more thorough, more competitive,......

Citi joins list of foreign banks scaling down India ops

Citi Bank on Wednesday joined the list of foreign banks that have exited the retail banking business in India as the US-based banking giant announced selling its consumer banking portfolio to Axis......

Exporters explore 3 back-up routes to Russia, CIS nations

Exporters are readying back-up routes to send their shipments to the nations belonging to the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), including Russia, as the war in Ukraine continues to......

Malaysia Open: Sindhu, Prannoy advance to quarters

Photograph: Kind Courtesy BAI/Twitter Two-time Olympic medallist P V Sindhu entered the quarterfinals with a come-from-behind victory over Thailand's Phittayaporn Chaiwan in the Malaysia Open in......

In-form Chopra eyes maiden Diamond League podium

IMAGE: Neeraj Chopra has taken part in seven Diamond League meets -- three in 2017 and four in 2018 -- but is yet to win a medal. . Photograph: Christian Petersen/Getty Images Buoyed by a strong......

Malaysia Open: Sindhu, Kashyap win; Saina loses

IMAGE: India's P V Sindhu was back in form during her first round match against Thailand's world No. 10 Pornpawee Chochuwong at the Malaysia Open Super 750 tournament on Wednesday. Photograph:......

PCB planning annual three-nation T20 series excluding India

IMAGE: Ramiz Raja has been advocating for a four-nation series but the BCCI's response was lukewarm to the prospect. Photograph: Andrew Boyers/Reuters The Pakistan Cricket Board is working on......

Olympic hockey medallist Lakra accused of murder

IMAGE: Birendra Lakra was part of India's bronze medal winning team at the Tokyo Games last year and also led the national side at the Asia Cup, where the team won a bronze medal. Photograph:......
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