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Dalai Lama ‘deeply sorry’ for comments on women

The Dalai Lama is "deeply sorry" about comments he made about women in a recent BBC interview, his office said in a statement on...

Swami Satyamitranand Giriji passes away

A LEADING Indian spiritual leader who was in hospital following breathing problems passed away today (25) at 8.30 am at his cottage in Haridwar,...

India’s Modi calls for global conference on terrorism

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi has called for a global conference to tackle the threat of terrorism in the region and around the world. During...

Sri Lanka braces for Modi’s visit on Sunday

India's prime minister Narendra Modi will briefly visit Sri Lanka on Sunday (9) during which he will hold discussions with president Maithripala Sirisena, according to the president's office here. Modi will...

Modi to visit Maldives and Sri Lanka from June 8

Prime minister Narendra Modi will pay a two-day visit to the Maldives beginning Saturday (8), in his first bilateral trip after his reelection for a second term, the...

Ahead of swearing in, Modi pays tributes to Gandhi, Vajpayee

AHEAD of being sworn in as the prime minister for a second consecutive term, Narendra Modi Thursday (30) morning paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi...

UK sees increase in number of forced marriage cases linked to India

There has been an increase in the number of forced marriage cases linked to India last year. The Forced Marriage Unit (FMU) of the Home...

After landslide win, Modi to visit Gujarat to seek mother’s blessings

PRIME MINISTER Narendra Modi will be in Gujarat on Sunday () evening to seek the blessings of his mother after his BJP-led NDA returned...

World leaders congratulate India’s Modi

ISRAELI prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena are among the first few leaders to congratulate India's Narendra Modi for scripting...

Rahul Gandhi leading with 1,09,612 votes in Southern Indian constituency

CONGRESS PARTY led state-level alliance- United Democratic Front (UDF) is leading in 18 out of the 20 Lok Sabha seats in the southern Indian...