US election: Republican campaign video features PM Modi

“It (the video) really speaks to me emotionally as an Indian, as an American, as a Trump supporter, as a patriot, and just on a human level. It just packs a punch and hits you in the gut — in the best possible way of course! I don’t recall being so moved by a one-and-a-half-minute […]

French defence minister Florence Parly to visit India for Rafale induction ceremony

At AFS Ambala, she will be received by Rajnath and the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshall RKS Bhadauria. The French Minister will be accompanied, among others, by top executives from Dassault Aviation, Thales Group, Safran, and MBDA, representing the French defence majors that have been partnering with many Indian companies as part […]

French President Macron arrives for four-day India visit, PM Modi receives him at airport

The bilateral trade between India and France for the period from April 2016 to March 2017 was USD 10.95 billion. France is the 9th largest foreign investor in India with a cumulative investment of USD 6.09 billion from April 2000 to October 2017.

India, France ink 14 key agreements after talks between PM Modi, President Macron

“Our strategic partnership may be just 20 years old, but our cultural and spiritual partership is even older. The values of liberty, equality and fraternity echo not just in France but have been embedded in India’s Constitution as well,” the Prime Minister said.

‘Brought back fond memories’, says PM Modi as Japan PM Shinzo Abe tweets on ties with India

“Great thread, offering a glimpse of the robust India-Japan friendship as well as the strong potential of our partnership in the times to come. The lovely photographs, shared by my good friend PM @AbeShinzo have brought back fond memories of our many interactions,” PM Modi said in a tweet.

Delhi Police Special Cell had to convince then PM Dr Manmohan Singh that Batla House encounter was genuine

On October 14, a new dimension was given to the encounter, when a few senior politicians from the minority cell of the Indian National Congress (INC) decided to send a delegation to meet the then Congress president Mrs Sonia Gandhi and the then Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh to raise a complaint against “the injustice […]

Kerala lottery result September 8: Sthree Sakthi SS-226 lottery results at 4 pm

Prize money of less than Rs 5,000 can be claimed by the winner from any lottery shop in Kerala. However, for the prize money above Rs 5,000, the winners will have to submit their tickets before a bank or government lottery office along with their identity proof.

Winston Churchill statue boarding removed for Macron’s visit to London

More from Winston Churchill Churchill statue vandalised again as topless climate protesters chain themselves to railings Statue of Sir Winston Churchill and Cenotaph being defaced is ‘sad to see’, says his grandson Sir Winston Churchill’s cigar and top hat found at rubbish tip Labour MP Frank Field urges cross-party ‘war cabinet’ for Brexit Winston Churchill’s […]

Here’s how PM Modi charms Indians abroad

His visits to the US and Canada were also his way of thanking those who have stood by him, like Chicago-based physician Bharat Barai.Divisive outreachModi’s visit to Canada opened the eyes of Indian diplomats to the political relevance of the diaspora in their adopted country. Indians are a mere three per cent of the Canadian […]

Trump presidency offers India many opportunities

India’s foreign policy minders in South Block, as also those who manage the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party’s Diaspora outreach, believe Donald Trump’s triumph offers opportunities for New Delhi to reach out to the new administration on points of congruence between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Trump, particularly on the issue of terrorism that could help […]