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Fighter jets to dainty dancers, R-Day parade enthralls all

New Delhi: India's military might and rich cultural diversity were on full display during the dazzling 68th Republic Day celebrations in the national capital which...

From Dubai to Singapore, Indians celebrate Republic Day with fervor

Beijing/Cairo: Patriotic fervor gripped Indians across the world as they celebrated the 68th Republic Day by unfurling the tri-color and organizing cultural festivities. In Beijing, Indian...

Indian techie sells company to Cisco for $3.7 billion

BENGALURU: There's something about the name Bansal. After Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal of Flipkart, Mukesh Bansal of Myntra, Rohit Bansal of Snapdeal and...

Trade deficit may be in range of $100-110 billion by March-end: Report

MUMBAI: The country's trade deficit which improved by 25 per cent in the first nine months of financial year 2016-17 compared to last year, is likely...

Country’s unsung heroes share Padma honors with celebrities this year

New Delhi: In a much-pruned Padma Awards list announced this year, the government awarded the Padma Vibhushan to political leaders cutting across affiliations - including...

We are a nation of ‘argumentative’, not ‘intolerant’ Indians: Prez on R-Day eve

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on January 25 insisted that India's pluralism and her social, cultural, linguistic and religious diversity are the greatest strength of...

India as a Republic cannot function according to dictator’s whims: Rahul on Modi

New Delhi: In a veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi on January 25 said India becoming a Republic on January 26, 1950...

Mulayam Singh Yadav under ‘house arrest’, alleges Lok Dal chief

Lucknow: Claiming support of Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, Lok Dal national president Sunil Singh on Tuesday...

Under Rajiv Gandhi, India was ready with hydrogen bomb to counter Pakistan’s nukes

NEW DELHI: India under Rajiv Gandhi made preparations in 1985 to test a hydrogen bomb in response to Pakistan’s nuclear programs, recently released US documents showed. Concerned about...

Political parties received Rs 7,833 crore funding from unknown sources in 11 years: Report

NEW DELHI: Political parties received Rs 7,833 crore funding from unknown sources between 2004-05 and 2014-15, which is 69 per cent of their total income, with...