AHMEDABAD: Before the infamous exodus of Asians from Uganda in 1972, there were about 1.2 lakh Indians in the African nation, primarily involved in trading and business. Today, the number has come down to 32,000 as majority of...
NEW DELHI: The government has amended the Investigation of High-Quality Counterfeit Indian Currency Offences Rules, 2013, to allow for invoking Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, in cases of seizure of high-quality fake Indian currency notes with a face value...
JAMMU: Army on Saturday paid tributes to major Shahi Dharan V Nair who was killed along with another soldier in an IED explosion in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. "Tributes to our brave Martyr Maj Nair were...
BENGALURU: After missing several targets, Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) on Friday confirmed that Chandrayaan-2, the country's second mission to the moon, would not be launched before the end of April. Isro had planned to launch Chandrayaan-2 in...
Among all the Gulf nations, the largest outflow of Indian workers in 2018 was to UAE, with about 1 lakh (or 35%) of the total workers being granted emigration clearances. It was followed by Saudi Arabia and Kuwait...
GUWAHATI: The Gauhati high court on Friday granted interim bail to Assamese litterateur Hiren Gohain and KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi, and absolute bail to senior journalist Manjit Mahanta in the sedition case filed by the Assam Police over...
ATHENS: Envelopes mailed from India to a dozen Greek universities prompted an anti-terrorism investigation on Thursday after tests found an industrial irritant that triggered an allergic reaction in members of staff. The envelopes were addressed to 12 university rectors...
PUNE: A sessions court has convicted and sentenced a 34-year-old woman, along with three men, to 20 years’ rigorous imprisonment for gang-raping a 12-year-old girl in 2016. This is first time, after the 2013 criminal law amendment, that...
NEW DELHI: Nepal on Thursday said when India and China rise together, the rise of Asia is "unstoppable" and hoped for harmonious ties between its two "big neighbours". Nepal's foreign minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, in his address at the...
NEW DELHI: Justice U U Lalit, who was part of a five-judge Constitution Bench to hear the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land title dispute matter, Thursday recused himself, prompting the Supreme Court to reschedule the hearing on January 29...

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