Thu, May 25 2017. 11 56 PM
During the two-day (14-15 May) inaugural Belt and Road Forum in Beijing attended by representatives of around 60 countries, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced that 68 countries and international organizations have inked belt and road agreements with China.
Fri, Apr 21 2017. 12 53 AM
The Supreme Court on Wednesday revived the 25-year-old trial in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute by allowing fresh charges of criminal conspiracy against Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders L.K. Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Uma Bharti and 10 others.
Fri, Mar 24 2017. 12 40 AM
The Election Commission has allotted new party names and symbols to the two warring factions of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam. The faction led by O. Panneerselvam got the electric pole as its symbol, while the team under V.K. Sasikala got the hat.
Fri, Mar 03 2017. 01 00 AM
India’s latest GDP data, released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), showed year-on-year economic growth of 7% in the December quarter. The announcement surprised economists and analysts, who were expecting weaker growth in the wake of the Narendra Modi government’s demonetisation exercise.