At least 18 dead, hundreds hurt as quake hits eastern Turkey
Thirteen people were killed in Elazig and five more in the neighbouring province of Malatya, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said after rushing to the region with other ministers to oversee the rescue operation.
India, Russia launch Track 1.5 dialogue to push greater Eurasian partnership
The Russian Ambassador to India Nikolay Kudashev credited India’...
India-Poland can promote rules-based world order: Polish Institute of International Affairs
Poland is India’s largest trade partner and expor...
Coronavirus: 10 people who returned from China under watch in hospitals in Kerala, Mumbai and Hyderabad
As over 20,000 passengers returning from mainland China and Hong Kong underwent thermal screenings at the seven international airports of Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Cochin, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences(AIIMS) in Delhi has set up an isolation ward and kept beds ready for providing treatment to any suspected case of the respiratory infection.
Air India to set up internal panel to address privatisation-related issues of employees: Source
At a meeting between the minister and representatives of over a dozen Air India unions in New Delhi on Monday, the minister also "assured" the employees of full payment of their arrears, according to the source.
View: Ominous signs for India as China regains pole position in Myanmar
As an ASEAN country, Myanmar is also India’s gateway to South-East Asia. No Act East policy is possible without Myanmar’s active participation. It is in this context that the return of China as a dominant power in Myanmar has ominous implications.
Coronavirus: Two under watch in Mumbai; special ward set up
In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak in China, the BMC has ordered to set up an isolation ward at Kasturba hospital in Chinchpokali, Mumbai. Travellers flying from China have been sent to the isolation ward if they show any symptoms of the coronavirus that include cold and cough.
No green shoots, FMCG demand failed to thaw in winter: Nitin Gupta, SBICAP Securities
Marico, HUL and other companies which have offered price sops are placed well in the market. Whatever steps the government has taken, have not manifested in growth as of now. While some of the pass throughs happened through tax rate cut where the government’s intention was to incentivise the companies to invest more.
What women bosses want this Budget: Menstrual hygiene awareness, opportunities for shepreneurs, hassle-free tax compliance
What women business leaders share this year's Budget wishlist.
India’s Article 370 decision an internal affair: Maldives foreign minister
“We believe that it was purely an internal matter...which was conducted within the purview of the Indian Constitution. No outside power should have any role in this process,” said Maldives foreign minister Abdullah Shahid. Maldives was the first country to support India’s decision on Article 370.
India's clear message to Trump: No role for third party on Kashmir issue
India's reiteration on the Kashmir issue came after Trump while addressing the media with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan in Davos on Tuesday said that the US was watching the developments relating to Kashmir "very closely" and repeated his offer to "help" resolve the dispute. It was Trump's fourth offer to help in resolving the Kashmir issue since withdrawal of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.
International tribunal dismisses claims against India in 2G licence case: Govt
On July 19, the Tribunal, seated at the Hague, Netherlands rendered its Award in the arbitration brought by the three entities under the agreement between the Russian Federation and India for the Promotion and Mutual Protection of Investments, and the agreement between the India and the Cyprus for the Mutual Promotion and Protection of Investments.
India plans fourth Summit with Africa in September
The memorandum was signed after a meeting between acting Minister of Foreign Affairs Sabri Bachtobji and Indian Minister of External Affairs Subrahmanyam Jaishankar.
WEF 2020: CEOs welcome pay alignment with environmental, social and governance criteria
With stakeholder capitalism gaining traction, the push to closely align executive pay to a company's performance on environmental, social and governance (ESG)-related criteria is gaining ground.
Pakistan conducts successful training launch of nuclear-capable ballistic missile
"The training launch was part of Field Training Exercise of Army Strategic Forces Command aimed at rehearsing operational readiness procedures during day and night," the ISPR, the media wing of the army, said in a statement. The 'Ghaznavi' missile is capable of delivering multiple types of warheads upto a range of 290 kilometers, the statement said.
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