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India, Vietnam for peaceful Indo-Pacific region on basis of respect for national sovereignty: Naidu

Vice President Naidu and his Vietnamese counterpart Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh reiterated the importance of building a peaceful and prosperous Indo-Pacific region on the basis of respect for national sovereignty and international law, MEA said in a statement.

India and China seen as Europe's last hope to save Iran nuclear deal

India, Iran’s biggest oil client after China, has by contrast almost halved its Iran oil purchase since November. So far, Indian officials have said they will seek oil from other suppliers.

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34 Indian fishermen arrested for straying into Pakistan waters

This is the first time since January that the maritime security agency has arrested Indian fishermen.

'Absolutely needed': France pushes for India as permanent member of UNSC

India is at the forefront of efforts at the UN to push for the long-pending reform of the Security Council, emphasising that it rightly deserves a place at the UN high table as a permanent member.

Shiv Sena mouthpiece urges PM to ban burqa, party says not official stand

The editorial, published on Wednesday, said that Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has shown courage by announcing that wearing the face veil in public places is a criminal offence.

Xi-Imran meeting: China hopes Pakistan, India can meet halfway

Addressing the Pakistan and China Investment Forum in Beijing Sunday, Khan expressed hope that relations between the two neighbours will improve after the Indian general elections.

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Explained: The influence of Islamic State in India

Given that the threads of the attack are closely connected to India with one of the Sri Lanka suicide bombers having stayed in India for a considerable time before the attack, agencies are conducting searches in South India for suspected IS recruits.

China removes BRI map that showed J-K, Arunachal Pradesh as part of India

The display of the map on a prominent Chinese government site at a time when the Second Belt and Road Forum is ongoing is at odds with China’s stance.

US doesn’t share info on Pak’s use of F-16, says bilateral issue

Pakistan’s air strike in Nowshera sector came a day after the IAF conducted air strikes at Balakot. In the aerial combat that followed, IAF lost a Mig-21 and its pilot, Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, was taken captive — he was later released.

US to India: Helping you on Masood Azhar, so end Iran oil imports

The US backed India after the Pulwama attack. Delhi, which relies on US support at the UNSC, has a tough choice given Iran accounts for about 13% of its oil imports

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See Pics: Prince Charles on a two-day visit to India

Prince Charles arrived in New Delhi on Wednesday as part of his 10-day tour of four nations, including Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei and India. This is his ninth visit to India.

PM Modi gets Mexico's support for NSG membership bid; ends his five-nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Mexico on a one-day-visit, where he garnered support for India's bid to NSG from Mexico.

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Narendra Modi meets Barack Obama: Taking bilateral ties to new heights

Narendra Modi laid a wreath at the Tomb of Unknown Soldiers and paid homage to Indian-American astronaut late Kalpana Chawla at Arlington National Cemetery.

Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni visit West Indies dressing room after the semi-final loss; click pictures

Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni and Harbhajan Singh visited West Indies dressing room. Congratulated the winners, and clicked selfies.

India vs West Indies: Indian cricket team's World Cup dream ends at the Wankhede

India vs West Indies: West Indies stun India by seven wickets to book a spot in the ICC World T20 final.

India vs WI: WI gun down 193-run target set by Ind, enter World Twenty20 final

India vs West Indies: India are taking on the West Indies in the second semi-final of the World T20 in Mumbai.

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India vs West Indies: MS Dhoni-led unit gear up for semi-final against West Indies

India take on West Indies in Mumbai on Thursday as the two teams will clash for a spot in the final.

India vs West Indies: India's roller-coaster ride to the ICC World T20 semi-final

India made it to semi-final stage after they defeated Australia in a do or die game at Mohali riding on Virat Kohli's half century.

India’s five unsung heroes at ICC World Twenty20

The lions share of the appreciation in the Indian camp has been bestowed upon Virat Kohli but there are more that deserve praise.

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli takes India into T20 World Cup semi-finals

Virat Kohli masterclass ends Australia's WT20 run after virtual quarter-final in Mohali.

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CBI registers FIR in ICICI Bank-Videocon loan case

Months after the preliminary inquiry to probe the alleged irregularities in the Rs 3,250 crore ICICI Bank-Videocon loan case, CBI has filed an FIR in the matter against the Kochhars and Videocon group's Venugopal Dhoot.

India VS Australia: Team India practices at Adelaide

Indian cricket team arrived at Adelaide ahead of the second ODI match. They were seen practicing ahead of the second ODI. The second match is scheduled to be played on January 15.

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India vs Australia: India scripts historic series win in Australia

Seventy-one years after they first toured Australia, India finally has a series win in Australia to its name. Lets see why this victory is so historical for India.

Tata Tiago top trim launched | Nissan Kicks bookings | Harley & BMW Motorrad discounts

Tata Motors launches the top variant of the Tiago, Nissan Kicks SUV India launch is closing in. Harley-Davidson Street series and BMW Motorrad G310 twins have incredible year-end discounts. All this and more in this week's Auto Wrap.

Congress picks Ashok Gehlot as Rajasthan CM, Sachin Pilot is deputy CM

After deliberations, Congress President Rahul Gandhi has picked Ashok Gehlot for the post of Rajasthan Chief Minister. Sachin Pilot, who fought for the position, will be made deputy Chief Minister of the state.

How Congress sealed the deal in Rajasthan and MP | DECISION 2018

It was a close contest in both Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh between the Congress and BJP. But the grand old party did get a few things right which helped it get ahead of the bump in both the states. Manoj CG breaks it down.

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Air pollution is reducing life expectancy by a year: News in Numbers

Average human life is about one year shorter because of PM2.5 ambient air pollution, with lives shortened by 1.5-2 years in the most polluted Asian and African countries, a new study that uses data from the Global Burden of Disease Project has found. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i

Implant files: How medical devices that are recalled in the US are still in use in India

The Indian Express-ICIJ investigation finds that at least 57 medical devices, many used in critical care, were being sold in India when the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clamped down on them for a range of faults over the last two years.

Why a leader is aligning with someone is more important that who aligns with who; Mamata Banerjee has a major role: Amit Mitra, Bengal Finance Minister

Bengal FM Amit Mitra talks about demonetisation, the problems with GST, failing Centre-state relations, the need for protecting and building institutions such as the RBI and CBI, investments in the state, and what the BJP “doesn’t get about Bengal".

J&K political drama: Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti find themselves in a strange situation

National Conference chief Omar Abdullah said that PDP and NC coming together is not the best idea for mainstream politics in J&K. But today, both he and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti find themselves in a strange situation.

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