London/New Delhi: British liquor giant Diageo on Thursday said it has asked beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya to return $40 million paid to him as part of the $75 million (Rs 515 crore) sweetheart deal for his exit from United Spirits Ltd. Diageo
Dubai:) Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has said he considered using nuclear weapons against India after a terror attack on the Indian Parliament in 2001 dramatically peaked India-Pakistan tensions. But he decided against it out of fear o
New Delhi: There is no quid pro quo with China on the issue of "sufferings" of the Tibetan people and stapled visas being given to Arunachal Pradesh residents by Beijing, government said on Thursday.There is no quid pro quo with China on th
New Delhi: The Hindu nationalist agenda is linked to Doklam stand-off. The depressing drumbeat of bad news from Jammu and Kashmir and Bhutan's Doklam plateau may or may not be a consequence of the policies or actions of Narendra Modi's govern
Beijing, July 27: India's National Security Adviser Ajit Doval is in Beijing to attend a BRICS security summit amid rising bilateral tensions with China over a protracted border stand-off.
Officials were tight-lipped about Doval's exp
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has blamed India for scuttling the Saarc summit which was scheduled to be held in Islamabad last year.
Sharif, who is visiting the Maldives, said India not only harmed the South Asian Association for Region
Washington: President Donald Trump tweeted on Wednesday that transgender individuals would be prohibited from serving in the US military, saying he made the decision after consulting with Generals and military experts.
Trump said his administ
New Delhi: In an interesting turn of events, China has appreciated Prime Minister Narendra Modi'ss active foreign policy, saying that he has reformed India's foreign investment policy and encouraged domestic companies to capture the glo
Beijing: China plans to build its first Mars simulation base on the Tibetan plateau in the northwest of the country, the official China Daily reported on Wednesday.
The base will be built in Qinghai province in the eastern part of the Tibetan
Beijing: Saying neither China nor India want a war, a Chinese daily has alleged that the West was instigating a military clash between the two Asian neighbours.
"The US seems to be everywhere when conflicts come up and it seldom takes an
Washington: The US House of Representatives has overwhelmingly approved a new sweeping package of sanctions against Russia for its interference in the 2016 US presidential election, despite President Donald Trump objecting to the legislation.
Washington: US Senate Republicans have voted in favour of a floor debate on their efforts to re-write healthcare policy, with Vice President Mike Pence breaking the tie.
The Senate on Tuesday decisively rejected a Republican proposal to repea