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14 June, 2017 2:12 PM London High-Rise Fire Like 'Horror Movie,' Leaving 6 Dead And Over 70 Injured

A thick plume of smoke could be seen for miles around, while witnesses reported people jumping from open windows near the top of the 24-story building after being trapped by the advancing flames. LONDON: At least six people were killed, more than 70 injured and many others missing on Wednesday as a fire ripped through a high-rise apartment building in west London 85

13 June, 2017 2:43 AM Drink Up: Lemonade, the Original Summer Thirst Quencher

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. Whoever gave the optimistic proverbial phrase to the world, couldn't be more closer to the truth as lemonades can nearly set everything right. Come summer and it's time to load up on our favourite cooler - lemonade. Refreshing, soothing, delightful and hassle free, how we wish all good things in life were as easy to make and as amazing 149

4 June, 2017 3:11 PM Women to get combat role in Army

In a transformational move, the Indian Army is all set to open up combat positions for women, a gender barrier broken by only a few countries. Army Chief Gen. Bipin Rawat said the process is moving fast and initially women will be recruited for positions in military police. “I am looking at women coming as jawans. I am going to start it soon. Firstly 148

4 June, 2017 10:01 AM Strategic Partnership Model a big ticket move: Gen Bipin Rawat

Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com NEW DELHI: Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat has given a thumbs up to the strategic partnership model rolled out by the government to rope in leading private players for defence production, calling it a "big ticket" move to push modernisation of India's armed forces. Gen Rawat said the new model 102

2 June, 2017 3:26 PM KCR announces schemes to reduce infant mortality, female foeticide on Telangana formation day

Marking the third anniversary of formation of Telangana state on Friday, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao announced schemes for well being of pregnant women and single women. Addressing a ceremonial parade to mark the Telangana formation day at the Parade Grounds in Secunderabad, the TRS chief also announced distribution of 84 lakh sheep with an investment 78

29 May, 2017 11:51 PM Donald Trump Has 'Weakened' The West, Hurt EU Interests: German Minister

Berlin: Germany unleashed a volley of criticism Monday against US President Donald Trump, slamming his "short-sighted" policies that have "weakened the West" and hurt European interests. The sharp words from Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel came after Trump concluded his first official tour abroad which took him to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Brussels and then Italy 56

29 May, 2017 2:25 PM Bhupen Hazarika Dhola-Sadiya Bridge: China Warns India After PM Modi Launched Assam-Arunachal Bridge

China on Monday asked India to be "cautious" and exercise "restraint" over building infrastructure in Arunachal Pradesh, days after a bridge that links it to neighbouring Assam was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. China claims Arunachal Pradesh as South Tibet. India has repeatedly rejected that stand, asserting that the border state is an integral 175

29 May, 2017 6:51 AM Modi seeks to repair Russia ties on Europe tour

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek to repair India's drifting partnership with Russia when he meets President Vladimir Putin this week, amid wariness over Moscow's renewed interest in New Delhi's backyard, analysts say. The two leaders will look to stem a decline in trade between the once robust economic partners and resolve tensions over their 62

27 May, 2017 4:51 PM Indian Army has domination over LoC and IB in Jammu and Kashmir: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley

Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com NEW DELHI: The Indian Army is in "domination" along the full stretch of the Line of Control and the international border in Jammu and Kashmir and is "fully prepared" to deal with any security challenge, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said today. He said the internal situation in Pakistan 25

26 May, 2017 1:41 PM Centre’s ban on sale of cattle for slaughter at animal markets will cripple buffalo trade

The Centre has banned the sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter by notifying a stringent rule under Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act New Delhi: The environment ministry has notified new rules tightening trade in livestock and transport of cattle to ensure their welfare at animal markets and also prevent smuggling. The rules 95