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25 May, 2017 11:30 AM When Caste Killed Community in Saharanpur

A community pushed to the wall is hitting back with unanticipated resolve, and the lead players of this macabre theatre suddenly seem clueless where it all is headed. News18 delves deep. MAMTA SHIVA and Amrish Chotala, two young Dalit activists in Saharanpur, sit at a tea shop on the city's Court Road and discuss one of Dr. BR Ambedkar's famous treatises 44

25 May, 2017 11:01 AM Dhola-Sadia bridge, India's longest, set to open in Assam – proximity to China makes it strategically important

Sadia: On the occasion of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government's three years in office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Friday (May 26, 2017) inaugurate India's longest bridge in Assam close to the border with China. The 9.15 km bridge over the mighty Brahmaputra river will link Sadia in Assam and Dhola in Arunachal Pradesh. It is 3.55 km longer 25

25 May, 2017 6:18 AM In challenge to Beijing, US Navy warship sails close to South China Sea

Washington: A US Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, US officials said on Wednesday, the first such challenge to Beijing in the strategic waterway since US President Donald Trump took office. The officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS Dewey travelled close 22

25 May, 2017 4:55 AM In first under Donald Trump, US warship challenges Beijing's claims in South China Sea

The US Navy conducted its first freedom of navigation operation in the South China Sea under the Trump administration, according to a US officials. A U.S. Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, the first such challenge to Beijing in the strategic 27

25 May, 2017 2:29 AM In first under Trump, US warship challenges Beijing's claims in South China Sea

The USS Dewey traveled close to the Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, among a string of islets, reefs and shoals over which China has territorial disputes with its neighbors. WASHINGTON: A US Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, US officials said on Wednesday, the first such challenge 38

24 May, 2017 10:51 PM US Treasury Chief Steven Mnuchin Says Reviewing Iran's Aircraft Licenses

Washington: US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday that his department is reviewing licenses for Boeing Co. and Airbus to sell aircraft to Iran, telling lawmakers he will increase sanctions pressure on Iran, Syria and North Korea. "We will use everything within our power to put additional sanctions on Iran, Syria and North Korea to protect 18

24 May, 2017 9:26 PM 'The Great War Is Here': What We Learnt From Game Of Thrones Season 7 Official Trailer

Game of Thrones Season 7: Official Trailer is out and is already breaking the internet. In less than two months, there will be violence, and plenty of it. The latest Game Of Thrones Season 7: Official Trailer is out and it minces no words in what the theme this time around is. The 1.49 minute long trailer opens with Queen Cersi counting her enemies 20

24 May, 2017 7:03 PM US President Donald Trump Calls North Korea Leader Kim Jong Un 'Madman' Who Cannot Be Let On The Loose

Washington: In a call last month with the Philippines' president, U.S. President Donald Trump described North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un as a "madman with nuclear weapons" who could not be let on the loose, according to a leaked Philippine transcript of their call. Trump told Duterte in the April 29 call that the United States would "take care of North 86

24 May, 2017 3:28 PM Father of suspected Manchester bomber says son is innocent

Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com CAIRO: The father of the 22-year-old Briton who police say bombed a concert in Manchester insisted Wednesday that his son was innocent and just had been preparing to go on a pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia. Ramadan Abedi, 51, also known by his nom de guerre of Abu Ismail, spoke to The Associated 28

24 May, 2017 9:57 AM With China Making The New Silk Route, How India Can Respond To Its Dominance

China is on the verge of completing a grand project, that, in theory, revives the Silk Road that connected East Asia to West Asia and Europe. The main aim of this initiative is to develop infrastructure and make trade easier across this trans-continental route. Even though there are serious doubts about the other strategic implications of this route 43