CM Sawant will boost Goa's growth trajectory: Modi

New Delhi, March 19 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday gave his best wishes to Pramod Sawant, the newly appointed Chief Minister of Goa and expressed confidence that he will boost the state's ... Read More

Heavy firing on LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu, March 19 -- Heavy firing exchanges took place between Indian and Pakistani troopers on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, a defence official said on Tuesday. "The Pakistani troops... Read More

Trump donates part of salary to Homeland Security

Washington, March 19 -- US President Donald Trump has said that he would be donating part of his annual presidential salary to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). On Monday, Trump posted a pho... Read More

GST to spur assessee base by 80%: Jaitley

New Delhi, March 19 -- The Narendra Modi government has introduced the much-needed second generation reforms with several game-changing decisions over the last five years, said Finance Minister Arun J... Read More

India, Maldives vow to combat terror, support each other

Male, March 19 -- India and the Maldives have reiterated support for each other in a number of areas of mutual interests including combating terrorism, while Maldives vowed to remain "sensitive" towar... Read More

UK court issues warrant against Nirav Modi

London/New Delhi, March 19 -- A UK court has issued an arrest warrant against fugitive Indian diamantaire Nirav Modi, wanted in the Rs 13,500 crore PNB fraud case, confirmed the Enforcement Directorat... Read More

Never a minister, Ayurveda doctor Pramod Sawant now Goa CM

Panaji, March 19 -- BJP youth leader and former Speaker of the state legislative assembly Pramod Sawant, who on Tuesday was sworn-in as Goa's 11th Chief Minister, assumed the top political mantle desp... Read More

Pramod Sawant sworn in as 11th Goa CM

Panaji, March 19 -- Former Speaker of Goa legislative assembly and BJP MLA Pramod Sawant was sworn in as the 11th Chief Minister of Goa on Tuesday. Vijai Sardesai from the Goa Forward Party and Sudin... Read More

New Goa CM takes charge, floor test on Wednesday

Panaji, March 19 -- Newly appointed Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant took charge on Tuesday morning, after paying a courtesy visit to the family of his predecessor late Manohar Parrikar. BJP sources ... Read More

Hyundai, Kia invest around Rs 2,000 crore in Ola

Bengaluru, March 19 -- In their single biggest investment ever, Hyundai Motor Co and its affiliate Kia Motors Corp on Tuesday announced an investment of Rs 2,068 crore ($300 million) in India's leadin... Read More