NITI Aayog vice chairperson Rajiv Kumar on Wednesday waded into the political row over the farmers’ loan waiver saying that no government had worked for farmers as much as the Modi government, reports ANI. “What can I say? It’s like maano na maano main hi champion. Government works after looking at everything
The United States is considering a total withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria as it nears the end of its campaign to retake all of the territory once held by Islamic State, U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday. Zachary Goelman reports.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence met with U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis at the Pentagon on Wednesday, as the White House confirmed that US troops would be withdrawn from Syria. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Pineapples are no longer just a tropical fruit - their leaves can now be used to create a vegan alternative to leather goods. Lauren Anthony reports.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has condemns Hezbollah's cross border tunnels into Israel, hours before the U.N. Security Council was due to discuss the Iran-backed group. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Popular singer Sonu Nigam, who has sung in multiple Indian languages, has landed in a controversy after his "I feel like it would be better if I was from Pakistan" comment at a summit. The "Kal ho naa ho" hitmaker has slammed some journalists for missing "the real content"
At the massive trailer launch of Manikarnika : The Queen Of Jhansi , Kangana dons the look from the film and organised grand wedding like celebration for her film trailer.
Veteran actress and wife of Dilip Kumar, Saira Banu, has expressed hope that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet her here and help save her husband's bunglow from the land mafia.
The Pavitra Rishta actor, Ankita Lokhande who is going to enter Bollywood Industry with film Manikarnika : The Queen Of Jhansi has recently celebrated her birthday with a mid-night bash in Mumbai. In attendance was her Manikarnika co-star Kangana.
Kangana Ranaut, who took over the reigns as director of her forthcoming film "Manikarnika - The Queen of Jhansi", says directing a film is like leading a worker's life, but she had fun while she was at it.
The UK parliament erupted in anger on Wednesday when Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn appeared to mouth the words 'stupid woman' after a lively exchange with Prime Minister Theresa May.
Facebook said it did not give some companies access to user's data without their permission, responding to a New York Times report. Fred Katayama reports.
A third Canadian citizen has been detained in China, Canada's National Post newspaper reported on Wednesday, citing the Canadian foreign ministry. Francesca Lynagh reports.
Less than a week after the government had asked the Supreme Court for a correction in its order on the Rafale jet fighter deal, the Congress has continued to keep up the pressure on the government. “We want a JPC as we’ll only get to know everything when Parliament members sit and look into the files
Union Parliament Affairs Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Wednesday informed that the committee formed to decide about former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s portrait in the Parliament Hall has welcomed the proposal and therefore the portrait will be installed. A decision regarding this was taken
Men's make-up is getting a makeover. Big beauty brands are beginning to exploit signs of rising demand for cosmetics among men, especially in South Korea. Michelle Hennessy reports.
Rescue workers are seen scrambling to evacuate a cargo ship off the Turkish coast after the vessel ran aground. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with the newly elected members of the recently held Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls, in New Delhi on Wednesday. The Prime Minister congratulated the local representatives for successfully participating in the democratic process despite threats and intimidations. The
Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa applauded Supreme Court's judgment on Rafale deal. "Who says we don't need Rafale? The govt says we need Rafale, we are saying we need Rafale, the SC has given a fine judgment, it took us so long that our adversaries have already upgraded their system
India-Russia joint air exercise - 'AviaIndra 2018' at Rajasthan's Jodhpur concluded on Wednesday. The Russian Federation Aerospace Force (RFASF) commenced flying operations with the Indian Air Force (IAF) crew under joint Air-Force exercise Ex-AviaIndra-2018 on December 13 in Jodhpur, Rajasthan
BJP protested in Delhi against Congress president Rahul Gandhi. The protest was led by BJP's Delhi chief Manoj Tiwari after the rift between Congress and BJP intensified over Rafale row. The protesters held placards and shouted slogans against Rahul Gandhi. Manoj Tiwari, along with other BJP workers
GlaxoSmithKline plans to split into two businesses -- one for prescription drugs and vaccines, the other for over-the-counter products -- after forming a new joint venture with Pfizer's consumer health division. Julian Satterthwaite reports.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an interaction with Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) booth workers based in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. It is a part of Prime Minister Modi's frequent interactions with workers under 'Mera Booth Sabse Majboot'. Prime Minister Modi accused Congress of humiliating
When Japanese recruiters plucked Liu Xueqin from her provincial hometown 33 years ago to work in an electronics factory in Shenzhen, she was happy to get a well-paid job and unaware of the small role she would play in China’s dramatic economic rise. Samantha Vadas reports.