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Kerry tests waters with India's Modi
US Secretary of State John Kerry met India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the first time on Friday, hoping to break the ice with a leader once shunned by Washington.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Gaza truce comes after days of pushing for a deal
Wayne Reynolds, a leading Washington philanthropist, laid out an alternative plan in court hearings this week to save one of the nation's oldest museums and its college as a judge considers whether to break up... Opponents of a plan to break up Washington's nearly 150-year-old Corcoran Gallery of Art presented two alternatives in court this week to ... (more)
US, UN announce Israel, Hamas agree to 72-hour Gaza cease-fire
Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza to start Friday morning for 72 hours, although Secretary of State John Kerry cautioned that the lull in violence did not guarantee an end to the conflict.
Rain hampers search for India landslide victims
NEW DELHI: Rescuers battled through heavy rains on Thursday in a desperate search for victims of a landslide in western India that buried dozens of homes, with fears the death toll could reach 150.
The Times of India
Natwar continues attack on 'ruthless' Sonia, Cong reacts sharply
NEW DELHI: Former foreign minister Natwar Singh's autobiography continued to raise a political storm with Congress president Sonia Gandhi hitting back saying she will come out with her own book, which will reveal the "truth".
Russia seeks more Indian students to promote its culture in India
New Delhi July 31 Russia is seeking to promote its education and culture in India and strengthen people-to-people ties ahead of President Vladimir Putin's expected visit here later this year.
LeT's I-Day terror plot revealed
Captured Lashkar-e-Tayiba operative Abdul Subhan reveals terror strikes planned in Delhi before Independence Day.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Some WTO members discussing customs deal without India - sources
A group of World Trade Organization members has informally discussed adopting a global overhaul of customs rules without India if New Delhi goes ahead with threats to block the deal, sources familiar with the talks said on Thursday.
Kerry seeks to revive US-India ties after friction
US Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday holds his first meetings with India's right-wing government as he seeks to reboot a relationship seen as a bulwark against a rising China.
8 interesting facts about India's new Army Chief
Suhag was designated as army chief in May by the outgoing United Progressive Alliance government ignoring protests from his predecessor Gen V K Singh and the Bharatiya Janata Party.
The Times of India
'Chickens in Delhi, NCR fed antibiotics to grow faster'
CSE said that India has no regulation on controlling antibiotic use in the poultry industry or to control sales of antibiotics to the industry while it has not set any limits for antibiotic residues in chicken.
Why Cong leaders are knocking on BJP doors in Haryana
With several Congress leaders pushing for Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda's removal, the Congress is finding it difficult to keep its flock together in the poll-bound state.
A Complete List of Presidents and Vice Presidents of India
India has had 13 Presidents and 12 Vice Presidents since its independence. This Buzzle article brings to you a complete list of each of them since 1947.
Times of Oman
10 dead, up to 200 feared trapped in India monsoon landslide
Over forty houses were buried in a landslide triggered by heavy rains at Malin village in Pune district, Maharashtra on Wednesday.
India court convicts 10 over school fire that killed 94...
NEW DELHI: A court in India on Wednesday found a headmistress and nine others guilty over a school fire that killed 94 children a decade ago, the first convictions surrounding the tragedy.
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Dozens feared trapped in India landslide
An Indian official says that more than 150 people are feared buried under a landslide that hit a village in western India following torrential rains.
Nearly 150 feared trapped in landslide in India
Two people in a car were hurt in a crash with a semi-truck on U.S. Highway 51 at an intersection near Irma, the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department said.
With joy and prayers, Muslims celebrate Eid in India
New Delhi, Jul 29: Millions of Muslims on Tuesday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr across India with joy and devotion, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi praying for "unity and brotherhood in our nation".
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Times of India
Upright IAS officer got 45 transfers in Haryana
Kasni was kept without posting for almost eight months on different occasions by Bhupinder Singh Hooda-led government after assuming charge in 2005.