The defeat ends the Islamic State’s grip over the jihadist quasi-state straddling Syria and Iraq
Lokpal chief takes charge, forex kitty swells, Ind AS implementation delayed and more
Data shows that around 76.48 lakh jobs were created in the formal sector over the past 17 months
Indian Statistical Institute was asked to analyse the optimum number of VVPATs to enhance voters’...
The Centre has mopped up Rs 85,000 crore this fiscal against the disinvestment target of Rs 80,000
Action against outfit led by Yasin Malik follows policy of zero tolerance against terrorism, says...
Italy’s involvement would give China a crucial inroad into western Europe and a pole position in...
Relief for exporters, prohibition in Mizoram, Trump on Golan Heights and more
UNHRC gives island nation two more years to set up a credible war crimes investigation
But attempts to subsume such efforts in global aid architecture not helpful, says Akbaruddin
Forecast for FY2020 cut to 6.8 per cent on weaker than expected economic momentum
Unlike other sectors, the aviation industry can’t easily shift to renewable energy sources using...
Britain will have until April 12 to offer a new plan or choose to quit the EU without a treaty
Indians not so happy, turbulence in the air, Navy helps Mozambique and more
Trump admin official says any further terror attack on India will be extremely problematic
Crop-guzzling pest has moved from its native Americas to Asia and may hit farmers from India to...
Number of telephone subscribers increased from 1,197.87 mn at the end of Dec to 1,203.77 mn at the...
Firms agree to work closely with the Election Commission to flag online violations
General Assembly’s authority has been progressively undermined, says Indian envoy
Court says NIA failed to prove charges against the accused Swami Aseemanand and three others
No country can participate in an initiative that ignores its core concerns on sovereignty and...
Sawant wins floor test, Germany targets Azhar, gene editing registry and more
The Kirti Chakras were awarded to Sowar Vijay Kumar of the Armoured Corps and Constable Pradip...
NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft orbiting the Bennu discovered water-bearing minerals on the surface of...
The pulsar is travelling so fast that it could cover the distance between Earth and moon in 6 mins
GST Council allows builders a one-time option to continue paying tax at old rates or choose new...
Ghose retired as an SC judge in May 2017 and has been an NHRC member since June 2017
Rice is the least water-efficient grain and wheat has been the main driver in increasing irrigation...
Trouble at Jet Airways, direct tax collection, new Goa CM and more
The advance may help pave the way for a novel sustainable source of energy
The ambitious project has drawn criticism over its predatory loans, leaving smaller countries in...
Metropolitan Police may arrest the fugitive diamantaire following an extradition warrant
GFP chief Vijai Sardesai and MGP MLA Sudin Dhavalikar named deputy CMs
Before Manohar Parrikar, 17 CMs including Jayalalithaa and Sheikh Abdullah died while in power
May had been hoping to get third time lucky if she could win over enough rebellious MPs
84 deaths confirmed so far in Mozambique as the storm also left a trail of death and destruction...
Parrikar passes away, noise pollution maps, new political parties and more
Former judge’s name under consideration of Lokpal selection panel headed by PM Modi
Understanding Bennu’s rotational change could help scientists figure out what asteroids can tell us...
Assam, Jharkhand Maharashtra, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Nagaland asked to submit action plans...
According to a report, India accounted for almost a third of the world’s burden for stunting
Finding by NASA study could jeopardise mankind’s future missions to Mars and beyond
Four-time Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar dies at 63 after a battle with cancer
5G will improve the efficiency of spectrum use by 10 times, delivering a faster and better user experience for millions of Indians
The whole point of the Civil Services interview is not a cross-examination or interrogation but a ‘purposive conversation’
The scheme has been hailed as more inclusive, but can at best provide only temporary relief to small and marginal farmers
Three decades after creating the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee is concerned about the rise of hate speech and privacy issues
The SC order staying their eviction underscores the Central government’s systemic indifference towards the marginalised
With FAME Phase II, govt eyes 100 per cent electrification of public transport and 40 per cent of personal mobility by 2030
India’s objections to Pakistan’s handling of captured IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman puts the spotlight on Geneva Conventions
The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), a multilateral treaty adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1966, came into force.
The number of foreigners entering the US may not reduce, but the image of the US as a haven for the poor will certainly suffer
Strategic review forces Nepal to drastically cut down the number of projects to be executed under China’s Belt and Road Initiative
With MPs deadlocked on the way forward, the UK could face a disorderly no-deal Brexit, a delay to Brexit, or another referendum
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