G7 leaders, who can usually at least pretend to be the best of friends, wrapped up a two-day summit in Canada on Sunday that was marked by startlingly outspoken criticism.
With less than a year to go for the next general election, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu faces a tough task — he must not only retain power for a second term, but also bring together various regional parties to stand up against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) at the Centre.
President Xi Jinping has suggested Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the two countries set up a new bilateral trade target of $100 billion by 2020 as Beijing is looking at importing non-Basmati rice as well as sugar to address the trade deficit.
SINCE 2010, four sites in J&K have made it to UNESCO’s “tentative list” to obtain the coveted World Heritage tag. But eight years on, the state government is yet to start the basic, mandatory process of preparing nomination files for these sites to be considered by the world heritage body.
The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has cleared refunds of exporters worth over Rs 7,000 crore, which is half of the pending amount of Goods and Services Tax (GST) refunds in the first nine days of the ongoing special refund fortnight. “More than Rs 7,000 crore of IGST/ ITC refunds sanctioned till now during the ongoing Special Refund Fortnight,” the CBIC said in a tweet late Friday night.
Sloane Stephens said she could not be satisfied but was still proud of herself after losing a French Open final that was all about recovery and resilience, on both sides of the net.
Spare a moment, as you anticipate one of the most unusual summits in modern history, to consider North Korea’s leader as he leaves the all-encompassing bubble of his locked-down stronghold of Pyongyang and steps off a jet onto Singapore soil for his planned sit-down with President Donald Trump on Tuesday.
The maximum number of applicants out of over 2.70 lakh registrations for admission to Delhi University's undergraduate courses are from the national Capital, according to the varsity's admission portal.
Pope Francis asked Saturday that major oil and gas companies respect the 2015 Paris climate agreement to help protect the poor from global warming.
In two separate Taliban-led attacks, at least 41 Afghan security force personnel were killed in various parts of Afghanistan on Saturday.