• September 28, 2016 5:21 pm IST

    The crucial pact allowing implementation of measures to control global warming will be formalised on October 2 which is the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.”Because of India’s push, now the world will ratify the deal soon. It will become irreversible course of action for humankind.” said Javadekar.

  • September 28, 2016 12:44 pm IST

    Following India’s decision to pull out of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit, the current chair of SAARC, Nepal decided to postpone the summit. Four member countries Bangladesh, Bhutan and Afghanistan have also decided to skip the meet in protest to Pakistanis actions at Uri.

  • September 28, 2016 12:35 pm IST

    Vice President Hamid Ansari, who is visiting Nigeria, signed an MoU on development of bilateral trade in the presence of Nigerian Vice President. He also met Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday.

  • September 28, 2016 1:10 pm IST

    The Supreme Court has pulled up BCCI, and asked it to “fall in line” after the Justice RM Lodha panel moved the apex court seeking removal of BCCI top brass. The Lodha panel told the court that the cricket board was not complying with the directions given by the apex court.

  • September 28, 2016 2:32 pm IST

    Shimon Peres, former Israeli president who won a Nobel Prize for attempting to end the century-old conflict with Palestine, died today, two weeks after suffering a massive stroke. Peres, 93, who twice served as prime minister of Israel and later as the country’s ninth president, suffered severe organ failure yesterday.