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    PM Modi to be Greeted With Protests in Rae Bareli for 'Widow' Jibe at Sonia Gandhi

    In an election rally held in Rajasthan recently, Modi accused the Congress government of multiple scams, including in the Widow Pension Scheme, and asked "Ye Congress ki kaun si vidhwa thi jiske khate mein paisa jaata tha? (Which Congress widow got the money in her account?)". File photo of PM Narendra Modi. (PTI) New Delhi: Upset with PM Narendra Modi...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    Climate Talks Runs Late as World Leaders Struggle With Paris Rulebook; India Sure of 'Favourable Outcome'

    Katowice: After hours of brainstorming and negotiations between the 190 countries that participated in the UN climate change summit, when the 150-page consolidated draft was finally put together early Friday, it became clear that the road to a robust Paris rulebook will not be easy.The rulebook will implement the Paris accord signed in 2015,...

    • 8 hrs ago
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    China to Suspend Extra Tariffs on US Cars, Parts for Three Months

    Beijing: China pressed on with its trade war truce with the United States on Friday, announcing it will suspend extra tariffs added to US-made cars and auto parts for three months from January 1.The move is another sign that the ceasefire has not been derailed by the recent arrest in Canada of a top Chinese telecom executive at the behest of the United States. Beijing raised...

    • 8 hrs ago
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    Bhupesh Baghel, Responsible For Turnaround in Congress Fortunes in Chhattisgarh, Set to be CM: Sources

    Raipur: Bhupesh Baghel, the man credited with leading the Congress to a landslide victory in Chhattisgarh, is set to be named as the next chief minister of the state on Saturday, sources have told News18.The announcement will be made at the legislature party meeting after Baghel and the three other who were in the running arrive in the city...

    • 10 hrs ago
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    Johnson & Johnson Knew For Decades That Its Baby Powder Had Cancer-causing Asbestos: Report

    Shares of Johnson & Johnson fell 10 percent on Friday and were on track to post their biggest percentage drop in more than 16 years, after Reuters reported that the pharma major knew for decades that cancer-causing asbestos lurked in its Baby Powder.The decline in shares erased about $40 billion from the company's market capitalisation, with...

    • 10 hrs ago
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    Senior Bangladesh Opposition Leader's Motorcade Attacked in Mirpur After He Paid Tributes at Intellectuals Memorial

    At least 12 leaders and activists from the Oikya Front have been injured in the attack and about seven cars were vandalised. PTI At least 12 leaders and activists from the Oikya Front have been injured in the attack and about seven cars were vandalised. Dhaka: A senior Bangladesh opposition leader's motorcade was attacked...

    • 11 hrs ago
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    This is How Congress Shifted Votes and Broke BJP Dominance in Rajasthan's Shekhawati and Jaipur

    New Delhi: Fortunes of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress in Rajasthan have reversed. Where BJP had overrun the largest Indian state in 2013 Assembly elections, winning 163 electoral seats out of a total 200, five years later the party lost 90 seats. The Congress, on the other hand, gained 78 seats to take their tally to 99 and emerge as...

    • 12 hrs ago
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    Vietnamese Brides are Just a Click Away for China's Desperate Single Men

    Marriage to a Vietnamese bride is just a click - and a few thousand dollars - away on a blizzard of Chinese websites promising to solve the "single problems" of China's men.A decades-long one-child policy has created a yawning demographic disparity in China, with tens of millions more men than women. Sites like Zhongyuelove.com make their margin plugging...

    • 13 hrs ago
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    Govt Owes Cash-strapped Air India Rs 1,000 Crore, Says Aviation Ministry

    Air India (Al) operates SESF with B747-400 aircraft for the president, vice president and the prime minister. PTI Representative image. New Delhi: The government owes cash-strapped Air India Rs 1,000.62 crore, Parliament was informed on Thursday.In a reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha said there is an outstanding...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    Why Omar Abdullah Thinks BJP Really Has the 'Devil's Luck'. Hint: Rafale

    "The BJP really has the devil's luck (relax I'm not calling you devil's, it's only an idiom). The Rafale verdict couldn't have come at a better time after the electoral setback," Abdullah wrote. File photo of former Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah. (PTI) New Delhi: Post the electoral losses in the just concluded assembly elections,...

    • 15 hrs ago

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