Despite efforts from the government to reduce Maoist violence in the country, Naxal attacks have persisted.
North Korea said on Sunday it was ready to sink a U.S. aircraft carrier to demonstrate its military might, as two Japanese navy ships joined a U.S. carrier group for exercises in the western Pacific.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf,” a wise man once quoted.
China is seeking Russia’s help to cool surging tensions over Pyongyang’s nuclear ambitions, the country’s foreign minister has told his Moscow counterpart, after Beijing warned of possible conflict over North Korea.
Twenty people were injured Saturday in a clash between protesters and security forces in Pulwama in South Kashmir. A police official said that a group of young people were shouting slogans
National Conference leader and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah has won the Srinagar Lok Sabha by-poll beating principal opponent People’s Democratic Party’s Nazir Ahmed Khan comfortably.
Former Jammu and Kashmir Governor Girish Chandra Saxena, whose tenure saw a significant decline of militancy in the Valley, died here this morning after a brief illness.
Saddled with total debt of around Rs 46,000 crore, Air India has written to 16 of its lenders to cut interest rate on its loans by up to 2 percentage points, in line with the reduction in rates in the market.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday urged restraint and a renewed push for peace in Syria as the Security Council called an emergency meeting to discuss the US missile strikes on a Syrian air base.
With the UK endorsing the USD 46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, India should shed its concerns over it and sign-up for the Silk Road project, Chinese state media said on Friday.