Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe emerged for the first time Friday from military-imposed house arrest, presiding at a university graduation ceremony in a fragile show of normalcy even as former loyalists across the country demanded that he resign after nearly four decades in power.
North Korea said China's special envoy arrived in Pyongyang on Friday, and met with high-ranking North Korean official Choe Ryong Hae, the North's official KCNA news agency said on Saturday.
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today claimed the country's economy slowed down due to "hasty" implementation of the GST soon after demonetisation by the NDA government and said he did not see "any immediate recovery in sight".
Gandhi took out time amid his busy schedule in Gujarat to campaign for the upcoming assembly on Friday to take Tejashwi out to lunch. After lunch, Tejashwi took to Twitter and said he was grateful to the Congress leader who took time out to have lunch with him.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's reliance on Twitter to resolve issues ranging from issuance of passport or visa has always made it to the headlines. Yet again, the minister today helped a Pakistani national, whose nephew is undergoing treatment at a hospital in New Delhi.
After US-based agency Moody's raised India's sovereign rating today, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant indicated exactly what this move by the rating agency entailed.
The government on Friday, following the changes being put in effect on GST rates on about 200 items, allowed companies to paste a price sticker on packaged products to reflect new maximum retail price (MRP) until December.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar calls for 'meaningful' debate on introducing job quota in private sector
As per the agreement, in addition to lithium-ion batteries, electric motors and other major components would be locally sourced for the production of EVs in India, helping the Indian government fulfill its “Make in India” initiative, even in the field of EVs.
Swedish telecom gear maker Ericsson today said it has partnered with Bharti Airtel for 5G technology for the telecom giant's India operations.
India is committed to its renewable energy target of having 175 GW capacity by 2022 to provide equitable sustainable development, a senior official has said.
People who indulge in heavy drinking and smoking may have visible signs of physical ageing, and look older than they are, a study warns.
Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) today said though Aadhar is not a mandatory requirement for Know Your Customer (KYC) in the insurance sector, it is the most simple form of KYC document.
Railway Recruitment 2017: Application Process for Central Railway vacancies begins at rrccr.com, check details here
Railway Recruitment 2017: The Central Railway has invited interested and eligible candidates for online applications against Scouts and Guides Quota for the year 2017-18 to a number of vacancies available at rrccr.com.
NASA has developed a new forecasting tool that can predict which cities will be affected as different portions of ice sheets melt due to global warming.
A decade ago when she forayed into Bollywood, Deepika Padukone never imagined she would be a Sanjay Leela Bhansali heroine.
Next big move by Modi? Bank cheque facility may be withdrawn to push digital transactions, says CAIT official
A senior functionary of industry body CAIT today said the Centre may withdraw the bank cheque book facility in the "near future" to encourage digital transactions.
Sovereign Gold Bond 2017-18 Scheme Series III: Issue price fixed at Rs 2964 per gram, online subscribers to get Rs 50 discount
The issue price for the next subscription period for Series III of the Sovereign Gold Bonds 2017-18 has been fixed at Rs 2,964 per gram with settlement on November 27, 2017.
The festival was held during November 8-11 at the Wards Lake, dotted with pink and white cherry blossoms, and at the Polo Grounds where tourists watched shows depicting local culture, and tasted food and brew of the region
We may never fully know what lies behind Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's decision to arrest more than 200 Saudi citizens, including 11 princes and four government ministers, on corruption charges, just as tensions with Iran are escalating.
GST Anti-profiteering body: Aiming to protect consumers' interest, the Narendra Modi government has given its nod for the establishment of a National Anti-profiteering Authority under GST (Goods and Services Tax).
P V Sindhu's title defence lay in tatters after suffering a shock straight-game loss to hitherto unknown Chinese Gao Fangjie in the quarterfinals of the China Super Series Premier here today.