Prime Minister Narendra Modi, scheduled to inaugurate the 106th edition of the Indian Science Congress at Lovely Professional University (LPU) in Jalandhar on Thursday, will hold an interactive session on ‘Future of Science in India’ with three Nobel laureates.
Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro has been sworn in as Brazil`s new President and he promised to build a "society without discrimination or division". The 63-year-old former army captain in his inaugural speech on Tuesday talked about a "national pact" to free Brazil of corruption, crime and economic mismanagement, the BBC reported on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that Arab countries viewed Israel as an "indispensable ally" fighting Iran and the Islamic State group.
Western powers condemned election day violence in Bangladesh and described a range of other irregularities that marred a vote in which Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's alliance secured more than 90 percent of parliamentary seats.
The New Year in RJD’s first family began on a happy note on Tuesday when RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s elder son and former minister Tej Pratap Yadav reached out to his family after a long time and met his mother Rabri Devi on her birthday.
The Congress is ready for a discussion in Parliament on the Rafale issue but won’t give up its demand for a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe into the deal, a senior party functionary said on Tuesday.
Goods and Services Tax (GST) collections continued to slide downwards for the second straight month, falling to Rs 94,726 crore in December (for November), data released by Finance Ministry on Tuesday showed.
The BJP on Tuesday alleged that the Gandhi family had "historical" relations with the family of British National Christian James Michel, reportedly a middleman in the Rs. 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case, which it said has been established.
It took 43 Grand Slam triumphs and over two decades to set up the on-court meeting but when the moment finally arrived, Roger Federer and Serena Williams gave the capacity crowd at Perth a night to remember.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Tuesday he hopes to extend his high-stakes nuclear summitry with President Donald Trump into 2019, but also warns Washington not to test North Koreans’ patience with sanctions and pressure.