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Preparing a blueprint to Indianise education: Dinanath Batra

Preparing a blueprint to Indianise education: Dinanath Batra

After getting American scholar Wendy Doniger’s book on Hinduism pulped, retired 85-year-old teacher and educationist Dinanath Batra, an admirer of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has a new mission: preparing a…

Dhishoom! Dhishoom! It's action time in Bollywood

Dhishoom! Dhishoom! It's action time in Bollywood

After “Kick”, are you ready for some more jumping, boxing, punching and chasing? Bollywood lovers, brace yourself for a slew of action-packed high-on stunts movies slated for release in the…

India, U.S. stress strategic ties but tensions remain

India, U.S. stress strategic ties but tensions remain

The United States and India stressed their desire to boost business and defense ties on Thursday, but trade and spying rows were a reminder of the obstacles to President Barack…

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry greets External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj (L) in New Delhi July 31.…

U.S. says hopeful of WTO deal with India only hours before deadline

U.S. says hopeful of WTO deal with India only hours before deadline

The United States said on Thursday it was hopeful that differences between India and much of the rest of the world over a major trade agreement could be resolved in…

How Modi Can Boost India-U.S. Ties

How Modi Can Boost India-U.S. Ties

Narendra Modi is two months into his tenure as prime minister of India. This week, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker will travel to…

Kerry visit a start, Modi visit to U.S. pivotal

Kerry visit a start, Modi visit to U.S. pivotal

John Kerry visits India Wednesday as a raft of crises consume American diplomacy. By contrast, US-India relations are at a moment of opportunity, but the US Secretary of State faces…

Rahul stopped Sonia from being PM in 2004, says Natwar Singh

Rahul stopped Sonia from being PM in 2004, says Natwar Singh

Congress president Sonia Gandhi did not become prime minister in May 2004 because her son Rahul Gandhi did not want her to take up the responsibility as he was afraid…

A woman carries her child as she wades through a flooded street with others after heavy monsoon rains in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad, July 30.…

Air India staff found smuggling gold

Air India staff found smuggling gold

Authorities have found 13 cases of gold smuggling by employees of the national carrier, Air India, over the past three years and the current year, the junior civil aviation minister…

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