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Brazil says it will no longer require visas from Chinese, Indian citizens

October 25, 2019 6:35 pm

Bolsonaro, a far-right politician, came to power at the beginning of the year and has made it a policy to reduce visa requirements from a number of developed countries.

Indian Commonwealth official wins unfair dismissal case in UK

April 28, 2018 3:58 pm

Ram Venuprasad had brought the case against Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland for unfairly disciplining him over leaks of information to the media, which he denied responsibility for.

Indian gets 4 million Singaporean dollars from former employer in Singapore

August 15, 2017 10:35 am

The Court of Appeal said this would have given the mistaken impression that Krishnan was not competent, and did not square with the evidence that he was one of AXA's best financial services directors and it had earlier persuaded him not to resign.

Raja-Mandala: What is the ‘Hindu-German conspiracy’?

October 06, 2015 7:26 am

Neither Prime Minister Narendra Modi nor Chancellor Angela Merkel may have heard of the “Hindu-German conspiracy”.

Oman are a better side but we will give our best: Sunil Chhetri

June 10, 2015 7:06 pm

Chhetri conceded that Oman are a better side ahead of India's World Cup qualifier on Thursday.

Sequel to Kamal Haasan's 'Indian' on the cards, says producer

May 28, 2015 3:03 pm

Producer A.M. Rathnam says the sequel to critically acclaimed Tamil blockbuster "Indian" is in the offing.

France to issue tourist, business visas in 2 days

November 28, 2014 1:33 am

The French ambassador said eight more visa application centres will be opened across India from December 1.

Xi Jinping arrives tomorrow, wants PM Narendra Modi on board for Southern Silk Road

September 16, 2014 12:44 pm

China President wants to revive ancient route as BCIM trade corridor.

Indian Hindus barred from entering Nankana Sahib in Pak over visa issue

March 03, 2014 6:42 pm

Over 150 Hindu pilgrims had arrived in Nankana on February 25 to attend the Shivratri festival at the Katasraj Mandir

Teams grapple with schedule from hell

January 13, 2014 11:17 am

A packed 2014 calendar means top players and young stars will have to balance out their workload.


Indian Idol 10: In conversation with Indian Idol 10 winner Salman Ali

December 24, 2018 6:21 pm

Haryana boy Salman Ali was on Sunday declared the winner of Indian Idol Season 10. In this exclusive video with, 20-year-old Salman opens up about winning the trophy, his struggles and inspiration.

PM Narendra Modi gets Seoul Peace Prize 2018

October 24, 2018 1:05 pm

Congratulations pour in as Prime Minister Narendra Modi is conferred with the Seoul Peace Prize 2018 for his contribution to high economic growth in India and world through ‘Modinomics’.

All the winners of Kaun Banega Crorepati and what they are up to now

September 04, 2018 9:05 am

Amitabh Bachchan returned with the tenth season of KBC on Sony channel. The reality game show has given us several winners ever since it debuted on Indian television in 2000. Here are all the top winners of KBC and what they are doing today.

Railway Budget 2016 will transform railways: Manoj Sinha

February 25, 2016 6:47 am

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Before the announcement of Rail budget 2016-17, Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha on Thursday said this Rail budget will act as a transforming budget for the Indian Railways. He added that this budget has been prepared keeping in view the needs of common man.

Exiled Tibetans criticise China for deploying missiles

February 19, 2016 8:11 am

Dharamsala, Feb 19 (ANI): Tibetans-in-exile on Friday criticised China’s move to deploy surface-to-air missiles on a disputed island in the South China Sea. The recent move by China stoked tensions between China and its Asian neighbours and the US. Tibetan government-in-exile spokesman Tashi Phuntsok said the move shows that China has imperial ambitions. He added that since there are claims and counter claims over South China Sea, which is an important sea route, international conflicts are bound to happen. Meanwhile, another Tibetan parliamentarian-in-exile Yeshi Phungstok said China might have maritime ambition to approach the Indian Ocean.

Minimal use of `scissors` will be focused on: Shyam Benegal

January 09, 2016 10:25 am

Mumbai, Jan 09 (ANI): Director and screenwriter Shyam Benegal on Saturday said that the main attempt is to minimize the use of scissors while certifying films, which means the committee, will need to grade films more carefully. He further said that the committee will have to work on the guidelines as India is a complex and diverse society.