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Congress President Rahul Gandhi had a “euphoric reception” on his arrival at the Kingdom of Bahrain on Monday.
It was a foggy morning here on Friday with the minimum temperature recorded at 11 degrees Celsius, three notches above the season’s average.
The India Meteorological Department report said the minimum temperature in Delhi to be 7 degrees Celsius and maximum temperature as 20 degrees Celsius.
Gujarat Polls 2017: Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi on tribal welfare in state, asks accounts of Vanbandhu scheme
Continuing his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the run-up to the Gujarat polls and stressing that Adivasis in Gujarat were in bad condition, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today questioned him about Rs 55,000 crore meant for tribal welfare.
Children’s Day 2017: PM Narendra Modi, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, pay tribute to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday led the nation in paying tribute to former prime minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his 128th birth anniversary.
U.S. President Donald Trump, commenting on a mass shooting in Texas, said on Monday “you cannot put into words the pain and grief we all feel” for the victims.
Multiple people were shot at a Walmart in Thornton, Colorado.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condemned the terror attack in New York in which eight persons were run over by a truck.
Indian and Pakistan troops traded heavy fire on Monday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. Police sources said heavy shelling and firing started between the two armies in Kerni area.
At least 248 people were killed when a powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck Mexico, including 21 children crushed beneath an elementary school that was reduced to rubble.
Heavy rains continued to batter Kerala today causing widespread damage, landslip and waterlogging in various parts with the state government announcing a holiday tomorrow in educational institutes. Here are some pictures of the devastation that was caused because of the rain fury.
You can’t afford to miss the pics of PM Narendra Modi pulling cheeks of Adnan Sami’s amazingly cute daughter
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met singer Adnan Sami and Roya’s daughter Medina, who was born in May this year. Adnan and his wife met Modi on Friday and also shared sweets with him which they had brought from the city of Medina, read a statement.
Ram Rahim verdict: The Special Forces and the police are at alert and barricades have been put at about three kilometers from the jail where Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is locked up, ahead of the court proceedings against the rape convict. The tight security by the security forces has left the state deserted. Here are some pictures from Rohtak, telling the story.
Hurricane Harvey: Harvey sent devastating floods pouring into the US’ fourth-largest city Sunday as rising water chased thousands of people to rooftops or higher ground and overwhelmed rescuers who could not keep up with the constant calls for help. The incessant rain covered much of Houston in turbid, gray-green water and turned streets into rivers navigable only by boat. In a rescue effort that recalled the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, helicopters landed near flooded freeways, airboats buzzed across submerged neighborhoods and high-water vehicles plowed through water-logged intersections.
Reversing his past calls for a speedy exit, President Donald Trump recommitted the United States to the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, declaring U.S. troops must “fight to win.”
USS John S McCain on Monday collided with an oil tanker east of Singapore and the Strait of Malacca. 10 US sailors have been reported missing after the collision. The collision was the second involving a ship from the Navy’s 7th Fleet in the Pacific in two months. Here are a few pictures of the US Navy guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain after the collision:
Malabar 2017: The five-day exercise in the Bay of Bengal from July 10 this year featured 95 aircraft, 16 ships and two submarines. Here are a few powerful images of war games of 3 mighty navies that left China rattled.
US Independence Day: Americans celebrated with fireworks, dazzle, hot dog contest; see spectacular images
The US celebrated its 241st birthday with big-time fireworks, small-town parades and the quirky spectacle of competitive hot dog eating, marking a day of shared traditions in a nation that has grappled with divides this past year.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will not attend the Parliament rollout of the GST on Friday midnight and JD-U MPs are free to decide whether they want to be there or not.
Illinois may ink history, be first state in US history to be given ‘junk’ rating; S&P threat hangs fire
Illinois is in danger of becoming the first state in the US slapped with a ‘junk’ rating, says CNN. According to Standard & Poor’s (S&P) has threatened to do just that if lawmakers do not seal a budget by the start of the fiscal, which falls on July 1.
Narendra Modi in Netherlands: India and the Netherlands are on the same page on several global issues, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Tuesday as Dutch Premier Mark Rutte hailed India’s emergence both from the political and economic point of view as a welcome development.
Eid Mubarak 2017: People across the world today celebrated Eid-ul Fitr. The day marks the end of Ramzan, the holy month of fasting. Prophet Muhammad is believed to have received the first revelation of the Holy Quran during this month. Here are some stunning pictures of people celebrating the festival from across the world.
The offensive to retake the town, in the middle of the southern Philippines region of Mindanao, is now in its fourth week. And, the longer the militants hold out, the more President Rodrigo Duterte’s image as a strong man could suffer.
Dozens of residents are missing and authorities say the death toll could rise further after the inferno engulfed the building with terrifying speed as residents slept in the early hours of Wednesday. The lucky ones got out alive, but have lost everything.
The historic Red Fort in Delhi was shown as Lahore’s Shalimar Garden at a banquet event of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on Wednesday.
Three Jammu and Kashmir cops along with another Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel sustained injuries, after a grenade was lobbed towards a CRPF bunker on Sunday night in Saraf Kadal in Srinagar.
WWDC 2017: Apple previewed its iOS 11, a major update to its operating system. iOS 11 is the biggest software release for iPad, with powerful multitasking features, the Files app and more ways to use Apple Pencil. Here is what the new update offers: (Website)