Special plane ready to fly 250 Indians out of coronavirus-hit Wuhan

India will request China for a possible evacuation of over 250 Indians from Wuhan, the government said after a review meeting by the cabinet secretary to evaluate the situation arising out of the new coronavirus outbreak in the neighbouring...

Govt renews push to sell Air India

The government of India offered for sale its 100% stake in Air India and AI Express - instead of 76% in the first attempt - and the entire 50% it owns in ground-handling joint venture AI-SATS

Periyar's statue vandalised in TN after Rajinikanth's remarks

Days after actor-politician Rajinikanth stirred the hornet’s nest with his remarks about rationalist leader EV Ramasamy Periyar, the statue of the social reformer was vandalised near Chengalpattu and in Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu

Cong and DMK finally make peace in Tamil Nadu

After a week-long war of words that pushed the Congress-DMK alliance in Tamil Nadu to the brink, state Congress unit chief KS Alagiri walked the extra mile to meet DMK chief MK Stalin at the Dravidian party’s headquarters to placate the senior...

Centre, Assam, Bodo outfits sign landmark peace pact

A tripartite accord signed between the Centre, Assam government and Bodo representatives, including all factions of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) that has waged a violent struggle, holds out prospects for peace with all sides...

Muslim infiltrators will be chased out: Bengal BJP chief

Amid the ongoing protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC), West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh claimed that 50,00,000 Muslim infiltrators will be identified and thrown out of India if...

Vibrant Gujarat roadshow held in Mumbai

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani held a roadshow in Mumbai on November 26, for the ninth edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019

Manchester airport delivers major boost to north with new Mumbai connection

Jet Airways’ five-times-a-week service from Manchester to Mumbai took for the first time this morning, at a celebration attended by Aviation Minister, Baroness Liz Sugg and hundreds of guests from across the region.

India is geared to celebrate its 71st Republic Day following a turbulent last few months with respect to the domestic policies unveiled and a slowdown in its economy as reported by the IMF

India is geared to celebrate its 71st Republic Day following a turbulent last few months with respect to the domestic policies unveiled and a slowdown...

Dr Premen Addy, intellectual, historian, author, former editor Asian Voice and columnist passed away in a Kolkata nursing home on the morning of 15th of...

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