Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured a delegation of Mulsim leaders that he doesn’t believe in politics that divide people on communal lines, reportedly saying he would be available to address their issues even at midnight.
What began as a routine inspection of Maggi samples in the Uttar Pradesh town of Barabanki in March has developed into a storm that has led to the two-minute noodles swiftly disappearing from the shelves of stores across the country.
India’s met department has lowered its rainfall forecast from “below-normal” to “deficient”, prompting the government to prepare for a drought-like condition.
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Could writer Chetan Bhagat be in a soup soon? Twitter wits are poking fun at him for endorsing Shaadi.com, a matrimonial website, like Amitabh Bachchab, Madhrui Dixit and other celebrities who face legal trouble for promoting Maggi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi plans to provide millions of farmers with income insurance linked to crop prices, officials say, but it may not do much to ease rural distress, with small farmers standing to benefit little and likely to be put off by bureaucracy.
Sepp Blatter governed the biggest sport on Earth for nearly two decades, for years untouched personally by allegations of corruption, but never sharing the game's popularity.
With the Met department lowering its rainfall outlook to ‘deficient’ from the earlier ‘below-normal’ prediction, the Centre is preparing to deal with a drought in the country.
Chinese rescuers were working through the night in a desperate race to find survivors from a capsized cruise ship, with more than 400 people still missing after the boat sank in a storm on the Yangtze river.
The AAP government in Delhi said on Tuesday samples of Maggi noodles it tested were found “unsafe” and officials of manufacturer Nestle India will be summoned, as the popular instant snack brand faced the heat from authorities across the country.
The slugfest over the transfer of five officers from Bihar to Delhi’s anti-corruption branch (ACB) will only escalate with the government having to include more officers from other states due to reluctance of Delhi Police to release officers for ACB duty.
US secretary of defence Ashton Carter on Tuesday kicked off his three-day India tour with a visit to Vizag-based Eastern Naval Command, which controls operations in the Bay of Bengal, at a time when Washington is tracking the Chinese navy’s increasing capability to operate in unfamiliar waters.
The government on Tuesday sought to dismiss reports that the 'Make in India' logo was inspired by a Swiss bank advertisement, saying the symbol has a "vibrant and dynamic" lion as against a "dull and boring" picture in Switzerland's ad campaign.
Sepp Blatter on Tuesday resigned as president of Fifa in a stunning capitulation to critics as a mounting corruption scandal engulfed world football's governing body.
The nation's largest lender State Bank of India reduced its base rate by 15 basis points on Tuesday after the RBI cut repo rate by 25 basis points. After the RBI decision, realty firms and consultants said the cut is likely to reduce borrowing cost for both home buyers as well as developers leading to increase in housing demand.