New Delhi (AFP) – The veteran former Chelsea and Barcelona forward Eidur Gudjohnsen signed up Wednesday for the third edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) as the marquee player for FC Pune City. The much-travelled Icelander, a two-time...Show More Summary
By Mayank Bhardwaj NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Monsanto Co has withdrawn an application seeking approval for its next generation of genetically modified cotton seeds in India, a major escalation in a long-running dispute between New Delhi and the world's biggest seed maker. Show More Summary
MUMBAI/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India will receive normal rainfall over the 2016 monsoon season, not surplus as previously expected, with the chances of a La Nina weather pattern emerging over the period seen as unlikely, three senior officials at state-run weather department said.
NEW DELHI/BHUBANESWAR, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - At least 300 people have died in eastern and central India and more than six million others have been affected by floods that have submerged villages, washed away crops, destroyed roads and disrupted power and phone lines, officials said on Tuesday.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India is set to deliver more arms to Afghanistan to help it fight Islamist militants, Kabul's envoy to New Delhi said, even if Pakistan is wary of closer military cooperation between countries lying to its east and west.
Indian grocery store-owner Rajesh Kumar Sharma has an unusual but inspiring side gig—providing free lessons for hundreds of New Delhi’s poorest children in an open-air school beneath a Metro bridge. Sharma, whose philanthropic storyShow More Summary
New Delhi will assist Damascus in reconstruction works as the country's infrastructure has been considerably damaged due to the ongoing civil war, Indian Minister of State for External Affairs Mubashir Javed Akbar said on Saturday.
NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It was a massacre that shocked the world's humanitarian community.
NEW DELHI — India won two medals at the Rio Olympics this week — a silver and a bronze — finally putting an end to days of national anxiety over what the media here called a “medal drought.” But why are so many Indians talking about female feticide and misogyny at this time of glory? Badminton […]
New Delhi (AFP) – The Indian Super League’s reigning champions Chennaiyin on Thursday announced the signing of Norwegian defender John Arne Riise for the tournament’s upcoming edition. Riise, 35, a Liverpool veteran and Norway’s most capped international, most recently played for Norwegian club Aalesund. Show More Summary
A new study adds more evidence to the troubling trend of gender discrimination against girls across the globe. The targeting of girls for sex-selection abortions and infanticide is a serious problem, especially in countries where there are cultural preferences for boys. In many Asian countries, men now outnumber women in startlingly high ratios. The new […]
At a media event in New Delhi, ASUS has launched the ZenFone 3 series in India. All three models in the series — the ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe, and ZenFone 3 Ultra — will be going up for sale shortly. The highlight in the series is...Show More Summary
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India is willing to send its top diplomat to Pakistan for talks focused on fighting cross-border terrorism, sources at its foreign ministry said on Wednesday, after a spike in tension in the disputed northernmost region of Kashmir.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi took aim at supporters of "terrorism" in his Independence Day speech on Monday, ratcheting up criticism of Pakistan while avoiding direct mention of month-long protests in Indian-ruled Kashmir.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Two armed militants attacked a police station in Indian-ruled Kashmir on Monday, police said, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered his annual Independence Day speech in the national capital, New Delhi.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Supreme Court handed a reprieve to the auto industry on Friday, ruling that new diesel vehicles can be allowed on the streets of the national capital as long as a 1 percent "green" tax is paid.
In New Delhi, there are few sidewalks. Thus, the man identified later by police as Matibool walked along the side of a wide road. CCTV footage that has since gone viral shows Matibool on his way home from an overnight shift as a security guard, carrying a cellphone in his hand. It is dawn. Suddenly, a speeding […]
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Monsoon rains in India were 15 percent above average in the week ended Aug. 10, the weather office said on Thursday.
At a media event in New Delhi, Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 7 in the Indian market for ?59,900. The phone will be available in three color variants: Black Onyx, Silver Titanium, and Gold Platinum. No Coral Blue for us folks. The highlights include a design that's similar to what we've seen on the Galaxy S7 and the S7 edge. Show More Summary
Delhi Govt. wants to make sure that technology based solution providers are killed, innovation is stifled, choked to death and new age digital entrepreneurs think twice before launching a disruptive product which challenges status-quo. Show More Summary