India and Norway on Tuesday agreed to closely collaborate on the ocean economy and the Sustainable Development Goals and to boost bilateral trade as Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with his Norwegian counterpart Erna Solberg.
Army Chief Bipin Rawat on Wednesday warned that terrorism cannot be wiped out untill "nations continue to sponsor it as state policy". He stated that terrorism is becoming a new form of warfare. Speaking at a panel discussion at the Raisina Dialogue in the national capital, the Army Chief said that terrorism is a menace which is spreading its head like a "multi-headed monster".
German authorities have arrested the hacker responsible for the recent massive data leak, the Federal Criminal Police Office (BKA) said. The 20-year-old German citizen, a resident of Hesse state, is suspected to have spied on personal data of politicians, journalists and public figures.
A day after he was reinstated as the CBI Director by the Supreme Court, Alok Verma took charge of his office on Wednesday.
The United Nations has found that a teenage woman who fled Saudi Arabia to Thailand is a legitimate refugee and has asked Australia to take her in, officials in Canberra said Wednesday.
Washington D.C: The legal battle between American singer-songwriter Mariah Carey and her former manager Stella Bulochnikov has finally come to an end.
The BSE benchmark Sensex jumped over 200 points in opening trade. At 9:45, Sensex was up by 223.66 or 0.62% to trade at 36,178.41 points while Nifty was at 10,853.00 mark.
After it was passed in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, the bill to provide 10 per cent reservation in education and government jobs to economically weaker sections will be taken up in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.
A cold wave continued to grip the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday, dropping minimum temperatures below the freezing point, the Met office said.
Moving at unprecedented speed, the Modi government brought the Constitutional amendment bill to Lok Sabha to carve a new quota for the economically weak, a day after it was cleared by the Cabinet and by late Tuesday evening the legislation was passed and is all set to get Rajya Sabha’s nod on Wednesday.