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The failure is a rejection of the conventional wisdom that it does not matter how growth is achieved as long as it provides resources for welfare schemes.
The external affairs minister contrasted the US president's emphasis on "Me First" with what she described as India's approach of "We, Us and Ourselves".
The expedition faced one of its biggest potential setbacks when the INSV Tarini, during the journey home, developed a technical snag with the steering gear just 2,000 miles off Goa
Kumaraswamy will visit Dharmashala and Sringeri tomorrow to seek the blessings of Lord Manjunath, Sringeri Sharada Devi and the present Shankaracharya Sri Bharati Teertha.
The Delhi government is planning to provide free dialysis in private hospitals for patients whose annual income is below Rs 3 lakh and have been residing in the capital for the past three years, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said here on Monday.
The Union minister of state for home affairs said the government would not do anything which undermines the sentiments and identities of indigenous communities of the Northeast.
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Chief Justice Dipak Misra has been at the receiving end of Congress’s veiled as well as not-so-veiled attacks since January 12 when four seniormost judges of the Supreme Court, in an extraordinary step, chose to criticise the head of the judiciary.
In an attempt to streamline medical education and maintain uniformity in quality of doctors practicing in the country, the health ministry is planning to merge FMGE with NEXT, which has been proposed to assess quality of MBBS pass-outs.
As Mayawati prepares to shift, a board came up at the government bungalow on Monday, declaring it as ‘Sri Kanshi Ram Ji Yadgar Vishram Sthal’.
An Alliance Air flight from Kolkata touched down at Arunachal Pradesh’s Pasighat advanced landing ground on Monday, making it the first fixed-wing commercial flight to the Northeastern state.
Former chief of Pakistan’s Inter- Services Intelligence (ISI) does not think his country will hand over Lashkar-e-Toiba chief Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack in which 164
According to police, the incident happened between 6 and 9.30 am on Sunday when Mukesh Vaniya, his wife Jayaben and an acquaintance Savita were picking rags around Radadiya Factory at Shapar.
Mohan Bhagwat is scheduled to reach Patna on a three-day Bihar tour on Tuesday. He would leave for Nawada, where he would address an educational training session of RSS workers.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to India late on Monday after what he described as “extremely productive” discussions with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Entering the labour force means that you are either employed or unemployed but actively looking for work. India’s labour force was just under 466 million people in 2015. T
Ben Stokes emerged as one of the biggest flops this season while Mayank Markande, Jos Buttler and Rishabh Pant starred for their respective franchises.
In order to formulate the plan of action for the newly formed Congress-JD (S) alliance in Karnataka, HD Kumaraswamy met Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in Delhi.
The latest in the series of horrific lynch-attack videos has emerged from prime minister Narendra Modi's Gujarat.
Reeva Solanki, wife of Ravindra Jadeja, was attacked by a police constable after she allegedly rammed her car into the cop's bike.
A 58-year-old NRI, holding a Russian passport, was arrested at the Delhi Airport after an Indian woman alleged that he had masturbated sitting beside her on board a flight from Istanbul. The man was handed over to the Delhi Police after the flight reached the Terminal-III area of the airport. He has been booked under Section 509 of the IPC and arrested. Here's more.
On his first visit to Srinagar after the Centre announced ceasefire during the holy month of Ramzan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged youth of the valley to remember teachings of Prophet Muhammad, the founder of Islam. "The lessons of equality and brotherhood from his life can take the country and the world forward in a true sense," he said. Here's more.
PM Modi on Monday said friendship between India and Russia had stood the test of time and their ties will continue to scale newer heights in the coming years.
The police constable has been identified as Sanjay Ahir. He has been arrested after Riva lodged a complaint against him at a local police station.
The expected time of the declaration of result is 6.15 pm. The results will also be available on examresults.net/rajasthan, indiaresults.in.
The annual summit talks between the top leadership of India and Russia have been taking place alternately in Moscow and New Delhi since 2000.
The CBSE Class 12th Result 2018 and CBSE Class 10th Result 2018 will also be available on cbse.examresults.net, cbseresults.nic.in and results.gov.in.
This year, a total of 55 cases have been reported in Delhi and two people have lost their lives to the virus.
The government thinks that it is impossible to manually inspect every mine and therefore took the initiative
Advocate Dhruti Kapadia who appeared for BMC said that the buildings are dangerous and may collapse.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh claimed that there is a fall to the tune of about 55 per cent in Naxal related incidents.
The cover is offered for a period of at least three to five years post the resolution transaction because claims could arise and the IP is responsible under the law
They blamed the pool authority for the deaths as the pool had allegedly been functioning without the necessary legal clearances.
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Nipah is "top of the list" of 10 priority diseases the WHO has identified for the next major outbreak.
Defending champions Mumbai Indians fail to reach the play-off stage of the Indian Premier League after defeat by Delhi Daredevils.
Rahul Pradeep always longed to be a dancer - now a Scottish ballet school is making his dream come true.
Karnataka's chief minister resigns after failing to prove he had a majority in the region's assembly.
The founder of Caparo Group of industries was recognised at a UK & Asia Business Awards ceremony in London yesterday
Over 220 Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are running for various offices in more than 30 states.
London-based Srichand and Gopichand Hinduja are listed with an estimated fortune of around 20.64 billion pounds, compared to Ratcliffe's 21.05 billion pounds.
Three Indian alumni of UK universities have been awarded by the British Council for their outstanding achievements and contribution to the country.
On April 6, a woman hailing from Hyderabad, who was allegedly trafficked to Dubai and Oman, was rescued by the Indian Embassy in Muscat following the intervention of Swaraj.
Ramesh Venkata Pothuru, 44, a former owner and operator of Virgo Inc. and Isync Solutions, was sentenced to one year and one day in prison following convictions for wire and visa fraud, according to a statement from US Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
The new bank, which, upon change of control, is intended to be renamed British Commonwealth Trade Bank (BCTB) to address gaps for trade in developing economies.
An Aircraft Accident Investigation Board probe into an incident where an IndiGo co-pilot became unresponsive for 10 minutes during a Kolkata-Hyderabad
The Prakasam police on Monday arrested a 30-year-old man for making an offensive posting on the social media that the notorious Parthi gang was on the
Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India visited the disputed region of Kashmir, where he was met by calls from separatists for a shutdown of the area.
There are some traditions that are universal. Here, we highlight a single craft — and how it’s being adapted, rethought and remade for the 21st century.
For the first time in 15 years, the Indian government has called a halt to military operations during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, hoping to revive peace talks.
The number of units worldwide is predicted to soar by midcentury, and the electricity to power them will increase planet-warming emissions.
Shashi Tharoor, one of India’s suavest opposition politicians, was charged with cruelty to a woman and abetting suicide.
Unlike Facebook and Instagram, WhatsApp has received little attention for its influence on voters. But in one Indian state, the messaging service became a prime election tool.
A Chilean man who suffered clerical sexual abuse has said Pope Francis told him in a private conversation that God had made him gay and loved him that way, according to the Spanish newspaper El Pais.
The Royal Enfield Classic 500 Pegasus will be available in limited numbers with only 250 of them earmarked for sale in India.
Today's Google doodle pays tribute to the social reformer, Raja Ram Mohan Roy on the occasion of his 246th birth anniversary.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday warned Tehran would be hit with the "strongest sanctions in history" and cautioned European firms against continuing to do business with it, toughening up...
Veteran CIA officer Gina Haspel was sworn in as the agency's first female director Monday, hailing the "heroines" who had gone before her and expressing hope she and her team would be "role models."
A high-level team of doctors constituted by the Union Health Ministry has been sent to Kerala to probe the death of three persons due to Nipah virus in Kozhikode district.
A US Navy veteran, who is serving life in prison for killing Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injuring two others at a suburban Kansas City bar last year, on Monday pleaded guilty to hate...
Despite the occasional storms and rains in some states of India, summer has shown no complete sign of departure yet. To beat the heat, locals have started drinking Lassi. A popular store in Varanasi, or as locals fondly call it 'Benaras', has witnessed a growth in their sale. Their customers seem to thoroughly enjoy their sweet taste of Lassi, in earthen cups, that restore the sweet taste of the curd.
New York, May 22 (IANS) India's Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh and US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan discussed the strategic partnership between the two countries at their meeting in Buenos Aires on Monday. State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said: "The two leaders affirmed the strong US-India strategic partnership and India's status as a Major Defence Partner of the US." Meeting on the sidelines of the G20 ministerial meeting in the Argentine capital, they also discussed the agenda for the forthcoming 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue, that will bring together India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary James Mattis, she said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday night departed from Russia after his meeting with the President of the country, Vladimir Putin. They paid special attention to the economic talks, and reviewed the complete range of India-Russia relations as well as other global subjects during their first ever informal summit in Sochi.
The Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Delhi, Anil Couto, has issued a letter calling for the Catholics of India to start a campaign of fasting and prayers for a new government in upcoming general elections in 2019. Speaking on the matter, BJP's spokesperson told ANI, "It is wrong to try and instigate castes and communities. You can tell them to vote for right candidate or party but to suggest to vote for one party and not another and term yourself as secular vs pseudo-secular is unfortunate."
"The two leaders agreed that the Special and Privileged Strategic Partnership between India and Russia is an important factor for global peace and stabilit," the Indian External Affairs Ministry said in a statement, adding that they agreed both nations "have an important role to play in contributing to an open and equitable world order". "In this regard, they recognised each other's respective roles as major powers with common responsibilities for maintaining global peace and stability." According to the statement, Modi and Putin held indepth discussions on major international issues, agreeing "to intensify consultation and coordination with each other, including on the Indo-Pacific region".
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) As culinary wizard Vikas Khanna embarks on a new journey as a feature film director with "The Last Colour", a moving film on the widows of Varanasi, he says he doesn't plan things in life and works purely on instincts. A. I had written a very moving story in 2011 while shooting for my book "Utsav".
Geneva, May 21 (IANS) India's digital health initiative would be adopted by the World Health Organization (WHO) as its first resolution on digital health, said Health and Family Welfare Minister J.P. Nadda. "I am happy to note that this assembly will be considering and adopting the first WHO resolution on digital health initiative by India," said Nadda in his address at the World Health Assembly, the decision-making body of WHO, here on Monday.
Recently, the 19 th Urs of revered saint Darvesh Gulam Qadar from Bandichechian of Poonch District was commemorated at his shrine attracting people from various religions, cultures and communities. The commemoration was evident in the streets where people from across faiths gathered to offer Namaaz to their beloved saint at the shrine. People came in unison to seek blessings from their beloved saint. The atmosphere was filled with soothing music. Devotees coming from different faiths offered green holy chaadars on the shrine and prayed for the wellbeing of all. Peace and harmony among the masses are the supreme aims that any religion or its followers seek. On the 19th Urs celebration of Darvesh Gulam Qadar, same message was being disseminated among his followers. The shrine of this holy saint exemplifies love, harmony and peace for people all across the world. The essence of Urs festival lies in the fact that even though people might espouse different religions, there is one religion that is above all which is the religion of love, brotherhood and peaceful coexistence. This festival signifies the unity in diversified cultures, faiths and ethnicities of India.
Rahul Gandhi deliberately kept himself in the background, because he knew he is yet to achieve the stature to talk to a politician as senior as Deve Gowda.
The 12,000-page charge sheet further claimed that a similar fraud was detected in 2016 following which the RBI took up the issue and issued circulars to all banks.
'With changing times, elections no longer are won by giving subsidies, doles and gifts before and after.''Entitlements, rightful gains of growth and economic development and the like are becoming important for increasingly conscious and demanding voters, especially younger voters,' points out Bheemaiah Krishnan Ravi.
Chennai Super Kings seem to hold a slight edge going into the match as they have not only got the better of their southern rivals twice in the league stages but also have the winning momentum going into the match on what promises to be a bouncy track.