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Committed to non-violence: Narendra Modi on nuclear treaty

Prime Minister Narendra Modi drumming at the TCS event in Tokyo (Photo: MEA Twitter)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought to address concerns of international community over India not signing the NPT by saying that the country's commitment to peace and non-violence is engrained in the

Kolkata: Fire breaks out at a high-rise, several trapped inside

Smoke emitting out of the building (Photo: Twitter)

Fire broke out on Tuesday in the 15th floor of the landmark Chatterjee International building near Park Street in the heart of the city, police said.

Six 'high risk' Ebola passengers from West Africa quarantined at Delhi airport

A man suspected of carrying Ebola virus being taken to RML Hospital from IGI Terminal in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)

Six people deemed "high risk" Ebola suspects were on Monday admitted to a quarantine facility at the Delhi airport, health ministry said on Tuesday.

Narendra Modi makes Japanese part of PMO team

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (third from left) with Japanese business leaders. PTI

Wooing Japanese investors with promise of speedy clearances, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday proposed co-opting two Japanese nominees in a decision-making team under PMO dedicated to facilitate

Rumours sweep Pakistan, mobs go on rampage

Pakistani protesters chase police officers during clashes in Islamabad on Monday. AP

Nawaz Sharif: Won’t quit, or go on long leave

Narendra Modi, Shinzo Abe upgrade ties: Japan will invest $35 billion

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, watches Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi drink a bowl of green tea. Photo: AP

No civil nuclear deal now, but talks speeded up

Rajnath Singh to lay anti-terror line at SAARC meet

Rajnath Singh to lay anti-terror line at SAARC meet. Photo: AP

The Narendra Modi government is set to formally outline its anti-terror policy on an international platform.

Attorney-General: Don’t cancel 40 coal blocks

The Supreme Court was told by the government Monday that it “wants re-auction of all 218 coal blocks” declared illegal.

Fast track all cases on MPs, MLAs, Centre to tell states

Taking forward PM Narendra Modi’s move to purge Parliament of tainted members, the Union home ministry is writing to all state government to expedite cases against MPs and MLAs facing charges that att

Plan for hi-tech rail ticketing soon

The Indian Railways plans to introduce high-tech automatic ticket checking and fare collection systems across its vast network.

On July 22, 2014, an international partnership across India, Africa and the US launched the “One Agriculture-One Science: A Global Education Consortium” initiative aimed at revitalising global agricultural education, capacity building and technology transfer.

A few weeks ago a public school in the National Capital Region organised an Id Milan during school hours for students. Not all students were invited to it. During the mid-morning recess, teachers instructed Muslim students to line up and go to the place for the function.