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'New India' is rising, says Narendra Modi

June 26, 2018

MUMBAI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said a "New India" was rising and that the Asian continent was at the centre of global economic activity. Addressing the third annual Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) meeting, Modi said the emerging India was committed to an inclusive and sustainable growth in the region. "The Indian stor...

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Argentina fan from Kerala found missing after World Cup defeat

June 22, 2018

KOTTAYAM: An ardent fan of Argentina was found missing from his home leaving a suicide note after the team lost the group match against Croatia in the World Cup in the early hours of Friday. According to police, Dinu Alex, 30, hailing from Arumanoor near here has been missing since 5am. In the suicide note recovered from his home, it is indicated ...

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10-year-old boy shot dead for plucking mangoes

June 22, 2018

PATNA: A 10-year-old boy was shot dead allegedly for plucking mangoes at Pathraha village in Khagaria district on Thursday. Gogri police station SHO Deepak Kumar Yadav said over the phone that Shergarh village native Satyam Kumar was shot in a mango orchard where some other children were also playing. “Satyam’s father Makuni Yadav (3...

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Kamal Haasan meets Sonia Gandhi

June 21, 2018

NEW DELHI: Actor Kamal Haasan, who has floated a new political party Makkal Needhi Maiam, on Thursday met United Progressive Alliance Chairperson Sonia Gandhi here. Informed sources described the meeting that took place at the residence of Sonia Gandhi as a "courtesy call". Kamal Haasan had on Wednesday met Congress President Rahul Gandhi and di...

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Yoga one of most powerful unifying forces: Modi

June 21, 2018

DEHRADUN: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that yoga has the power to unite individuals, society, country and the world at large, and has emerged as a major unifying force globally. Leading the fourth International Yoga Day celebrations here in Uttarakhand, Modi said that the world has embraced yoga and glimpses of this can be seen in...

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Kamal Haasan meets Congress chief Rahul Gandhi

June 20, 2018

NEW DELHI: Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Wednesday held a meeting with Election Commission (EC) officials in Delhi for the registration of his political party Makkal Needhi Maiam. "The EC had sought certain queries regarding our party. We have furnished all those details today. EC has said that very soon, the recognition to the party wil...

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Narendra Modi wishes Rahul Gandhi on his birthday

June 19, 2018

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended his greetings to Congress president Rahul Gandhi on the latter's 48th birthday. "Birthday greetings to Congress President Shri Rahul Gandhi. I pray for his long and healthy life," the Prime Minister tweeted. This is Gandhi's first birthday after becoming the party President. He was bor...

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