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20 July, 2017 8:34 PM India, Japan civil nuclear deal comes into force

Tie-up to ensure energy security and clean power The landmark India-Japan civil nuclear agreement came into force on Thursday. Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar exchanged the diplomatic notes with the Japanese envoy to India to formalise the completion of the process. “The India-Japan Agreement for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy entered 17

20 July, 2017 8:04 PM Kovind first President from Sangh, cross-voting boosts margin

Former Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind will become India’s 14th President and the first RSS man to hold the post, winning a contest marked by cross-voting in his favour in West Bengal, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa as well as among Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha members. NEW DELHI: Former Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind will become India's 14th President and the first 45

20 July, 2017 5:31 PM Government Acting Against Cow Vigilantes, Arun Jaitley Tells Rajya Sabha

NEW DELHI: Killings in the name of "sentiments" being hurt due to cow slaughter is unacceptable and stern action is taken against those indulging in such violence, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday, capping a raucous debate in the Rajya Sabha on a reported spike in instances mob violence in recent months. Opposition leaders had earlier blamed 14

20 July, 2017 5:27 PM No sympathy for mob killings: Jaitley

Minister, however, says that cow slaughter and beef-eating must not be be eulogised There is no question of any sympathy for perpetrators of lynching incidents and the law will certainly take its own course in these cases, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley assured the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. At the same time, he stressed that cow slaughter or beef-eating 16

20 July, 2017 4:50 PM Cross-voting in many states boosts President-elect Kovind's victory margin

Ram Nath Kovind, former Bihar governor and old BJP hand, will be sworn in as India’s 14th President on July 25. The NDA candidate Kovind defeated the Opposition’s nominee and former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar by garnering over 65% of votes in the electoral college. NEW DELHI: Ram Nath Kovind+ , former Bihar governor and old BJP hand, will be sworn 16

20 July, 2017 4:39 PM Aadhaar Case: Apple Gets Your Personal Data, Why Not The State, Asks Supreme Court

While hearing a challenge to the government's massive biometric or "Aadhaar" database, the Supreme Court today said that companies like Apple already have access to the personal data of users. "When one can share personal data with private players like Apple, why not share it with the government? What's the difference?" asked Justice DY Chandrachud 16

20 July, 2017 3:21 PM Killings in name of cow sentiment unacceptable: Govt

New Delhi, July 20 (PTI) Facing attacks over lynching incidents, the government today asserted that killings in the name of cow "sentiments" was unacceptable and said the state governments should take stern action against those indulging in such violence. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who was replying to a debate on lynchings in the Rajya Sabha on behalf 11

20 July, 2017 10:43 AM Malabar Naval exercises won't help India: CPI-M

"What the Malabar exercise symbolizes is India's becoming a full-fledged military partner of the US strategy in Asia which is directed towards containing China," said an editorial in the CPI-M journal People's Democracy.  New Delhi: The just concluded Malabar Naval exercises involving the US, India and Japan is directed against China and won`t serve 22

20 July, 2017 10:26 AM Himachal Pradesh: Over 28 dead as bus rolls down gorge at Khanetri

Over 28 people dead and nine others are injured after a private bus heading back from Reckong Peo (Kinnaur) to Solan rolled down into a gorge at Khanetri.  New Delhi: Over 28 people dead and nine others are injured after a private bus heading back from Reckong Peo (Kinnaur) to Solan rolled down into a gorge at Khanetri. The rescue teams led by Rampur's 29

20 July, 2017 9:00 AM Presidential Election 2017 Results LIVE: Ram Nath Kovind leads, 'Not upset', says Meira Kumar

Incumbent Pranab Mukherjee's term as President ends on July 25 2:28 PM I am not upset, why should I be upset? I am a fighter, I fought for the belief and faith of majority of my countrymen and women, says Meira Kumar who has not flared better than Kovind. 2:26 PM In Andhra Pradesh and Sikkim, the Opposition's nominee receieved 0 votes, meanwhile, the NDA's 17