• Mon, Mar 27, 2017
  • Post-UNSC nod, China to push for Silk Route plan Post-UNSC nod, China to push for Silk Route plan
    Updated: Mar, 21, 201709:44 PM

    China has said it will give a global push to its ambitious Silk Road initiative after a UN Security Council resolution called for its implementation by member-states, notwithstanding India’s...

  • South Korean ex-president Park interrogated by prosecutors South Korean ex-president Park interrogated by prosecutors
    Updated: Mar, 21, 201703:56 PM

    South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-Hye was questioned by prosecutors today about the corruption and abuse of power scandal that brought her down, after using executive privilege to avoid them...

  • Trump nominates Indian-American to top judicial post Trump nominates Indian-American to top judicial post
    Updated: Mar, 21, 201701:31 PM

    Amul Thapar, an Indian-American legal luminary, has been nominated by US President Donald Trump to a key judicial position on the powerful US court of appeals.

  • We should not have left: Trump on fight with ISIS in Iraq We should not have left: Trump on fight with ISIS in Iraq
    Updated: Mar, 21, 201701:03 PM

    US President Donald Trump has questioned the decision of his predecessors to first send the American troops to Iraq and then withdraw them, while assuring support to the war torn country to maintain...

  • North Korean leader acting very badly: Trump North Korean leader acting very badly: Trump
    Updated: Mar, 20, 201708:58 PM

    US President Donald Trump has said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was acting very, very badly , hours after Pyongyang conducted a ground test of a new type of high-thrust rocket engine.

  • US seeks designs for 'imposing' border wall with Mexico US seeks designs for 'imposing' border wall with Mexico
    Updated: Mar, 20, 201708:03 PM

    The big, beautiful wall that US President Donald Trump plans to build along the border with Mexico should be tall, climb-resistant, difficult to penetrate and aesthetically pleasing, his...

  • China slams India for inviting Dalai Lama to Buddhist seminar China slams India for inviting Dalai Lama to Buddhist seminar
    Updated: Mar, 20, 201707:12 PM

    China on Monday warned India not to go against its core concerns to avoid disruption in bilateral ties after New Delhi invited the Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama to an international Buddhist...

  • Japan PM to visit Russia for summit with Putin next month Japan PM to visit Russia for summit with Putin next month
    Updated: Mar, 20, 201702:59 PM

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Russia in late April for a summit with President Vladimir Putin, Foreign Minister Fuming Kishida said.

  • Hate crimes: Indian-Americans hold rally in front of White House Hate crimes: Indian-Americans hold rally in front of White House
    Updated: Mar, 20, 201702:11 PM

    Indian-Americans, particularly Hindus and Sikh, have become victims of Islamophobia and xenophobia in the US, the community members said as they held an awareness rally against hate crimes in front of...

  • Xi, Tillerson vow to strengthen ties, call correct ‘choice’ Xi, Tillerson vow to strengthen ties, call correct ‘choice’
    Updated: Mar, 19, 201710:50 PM

    Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed to work with the US for healthy and stable development of bilateral ties, calling cooperation the “correct” choice for both the countries.