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China, North Korea steal American thunder! Xi Jinping-Kim Jong-un realpolitik ominous for Donald Trump

The unexpected meeting of Chinese president Xi and Kim betrays the new world order where the US is no longer the numero uno dominant power centre of the world.

Steve Smith, David Warner banned for 1 year, out of IPL 2018; Cameron Bancroft gets 9-month ban

Justice has prevailed! The ball-tampering saga has finally come to an end with Cricket Australia handing over the bans to the Oz trio who were involved in the scandal.

Karnataka election 2018 opinion poll, latest news, poll date, result: All you need to know

Karnataka election 2018: The dates for Karnataka Assembly election 2018 have been announced by Election Commission of India.

Aadhaar authentication: Here’s good news! UIDAI to introduce face authentication from July 1; know details

Aadhaar authentication: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is all set to make face authentication available alongside iris or fingerprint scan as means of verifying Aadhaar users fro

Narendra Modi will ‘succeed’ in 2019, says Arun Shourie but not in what you think

Arun Shourie has predicted that Modi will "succeed" in uniting all opposition parties. But, how? The former Union minister in Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led first NDA government says the fear of "exterminat

Amit Shah plots ‘sweet revenge’ in Uttar Pradesh Rajya Sabha election, Mayawati’s man votes for BJP

Uttar Pradesh Rajya Sabha election: With the help of independents and defaulters from other parties, Amit Shah-led BJP is plotting win the ninth seat from the state as well.

Making Narendra Modi ‘invincible’ again! Here’s BJP game plan and concerns for Karnataka election 2018

Karnataka election 2018: Following a tough fight in his home state of Gujarat, defeats in three key by-elections last week and the desertion of an ally from his ruling coalition, Modi’s standing in

Rajya Sabha Election Result LIVE: BJP scores big win in UP, wins 9 out of 10 seats; SP gets 1, BSP fails to open account

Rajya Sabha election 2018 results LIVE updates: Will the BJP manage to snatch a ninth seat or will the new partners but former rivals SP and BSP prevail?

Narendra Modi to call early Lok Sabha elections 2019? Here’s a good reason that will tempt the PM

Plentiful monsoon rains could therefore lift farm and wider economic growth, potentially tempting Modi to bring forward general elections due May 2019.

$210 billion bad loans: Narendra Modi government may soon ease bankruptcy deadline for defaulters

India’s fledging insolvency process has come under increased scrutiny after the central bank last year ordered 12 of the largest debtors to go through bankruptcy tribunals.

Big salute to martyrs! Narendra Modi government to fully fund education of their children; know details

Narendra Modi government has removed the cap of Rs 10,000 per month imposed by it in July last year on educational assistance given to children of martyrs or those disabled in action

Why Mark Zuckerberg’s response on Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal doesn’t ‘cut it’

In interviews Wednesday, Zuckerberg said he was “open” to testifying before Congress, if he’s the right person to provide the information lawmakers need. But he stopped short of committing to ap

‘Amazing’ execution of Narendra Modi government’s insolvency and bankruptcy code trumps rest of Asia for this trader

Cleaning up India’s stressed loans has been a big priority of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in order to attract investments to the country.

Delhi Budget 2018 Highlights: Good news! City to get 1000 electric buses; second largest fleet after China

Delhi Budget 2018 Highlights: Aam Aadmi Party government presented the Delhi Budget 2018-19 today. The Budget focussed on education, health, transport and environment

Why Congress needs a plan, and just a diatribe is of no use

Its economic resolution rips into the BJP but offers no concrete indication of what it plans to do to fix things

Cambridge Analytica row: Ravi Shankar Prasad drops data bomb on Rahul Gandhi, Congress hits back

The Facebook data scandal has now hit Indian politics with the BJP asking about the role of Cambridge Analytica behind Congress president Rahul Gandhi's social media profile.

How a tweet from the past has come back to haunt Arvind Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal is on an apology spree in a bid to correct past statements that have mounted a number of defamation cases against him.

JioFi JMR815 wireless hotspot launched by Reliance Jio at just Rs 999; check Flipkart offers here

JioFi JMR815 Wireless Data Card is a hotspot device at a price of Rs. 999 and has been launched to ensure high-speed internet powered by the Jio 4G Network.

Full list of institutions granted autonomy by University Grants Commission; here’s what JNU, BHU, AMU have got

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has granted autonomy to 60 higher educational institutions that have maintained "high academic standards".

Forget 2019, Narendra Modi may remain PM till 2029: Know how long top world leaders can last

Narendra Modi lacks the upper-house majority necessary for big structural reforms, but his BJP has proven its popularity, winning numerous state-level elections since he came to power in 2014.

Sad news! How India traced 39 Indians killed by ISIS in Iraq: Sushma Swaraj explains

In June 2014, Indian officials in Iraq had lost contact with 40 construction workers, most of them were from Punjab. They were working at a government construction project in Mosul, Iraq.

Narendra Modi’s grand schemes are ‘failing’ on the ground? Parliamentary panel blames funding woes, poor planning

The parliamentary report warns that Narendra Modi’s "well-meaning" projects "will remain a distant dream" if they receive only "meager" funds.

‘Federal front’ 2019: K Chandrashekhar Rao meets Mamata Banerjee, floats this idea to dethrone Modi

Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekhar Rao and his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee have sounded their poll bugle for 2019 General Elections.

Lingayat separate religion demand gets Siddaramaiah govt’s nod: Is this for Karnataka polls? 10 points

Ahead of Karnataka election 2018, Siddaramaiah-led Congress government of the state has accepted a proposal to grant a separate religion status to the Lingayat community

Lalu Yadav Fodder Scam news update: Another setback for RJD chief; relief for Jagannath Mishra

Lalu Yadav Fodder Scam verdict updates: The judgment in the fourth fodder scam case against former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has been announced.

After TDP’s decision to quit NDA, another ally holds grudge against ‘big brother’ BJP; here’s why

New trouble for BJP has come from Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party (SBSP), which has just four MLAs but are crucial for getting the 9th BJP nominee for Rajya Sabha polls elected to the Upper House.

Centre assures to keep Ram Sethu intact: Here is all you need to know about the case

Centre assures to keep Ram Sethu intact: The Centre told Supreme Court today that it won't "touch Ram Sethu in the interest of the nation". BJP leader Subramanian Swamy had moved to the top court in 2

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