Climate funding still an area of concern: FM

Washington, Oct. 17 -- India is concerned about climate funding, especially the failure by wealthy nations to make good on their decade-long commitment to contribute $100 billion every year to develop... Read More

Saurashtra wicketkeeper Barot dies after cardiac arrest

Mumbai, Oct. 17 -- Saurashtra wicket-keeper batter Avi Barot died in Ahmedabad on Friday after a cardiac arrest. He was 29 and is survived by mother and wife who is expecting their first child later t... Read More

Chennai Super Kings' stars of the final: Du Plessis, Uthappa, Moeen and Thakur

India, Oct. 17 -- KKR started off the final with a big advantage. They won the toss and rightly elected to field. Cricket has changed over the years, in the sense that setting targets has become a mo... Read More

islamic state-k claims attack that killed 63 in afghanistan

KABUL, Oct. 17 -- The Islamic State Khorasan (ISIS-K) has claimed responsibility for the suicide bomb attack at a Shiite mosque in southern Afghanistan city of Kandahar in which at least 63 people wer... Read More

2 Hindu men killed in Bangladesh riots

Dhaka, Oct. 17 -- Two Hindu men have been killed in fresh religious violence in Bangladesh, police officials said Saturday, taking the death toll to six from recent unrest in the Muslim-majority count... Read More

Congress to elect new president in Aug-Sept

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Congress Working Committee (CWC) on Saturday decided to hold internal polls to elect the party's next president between August 21 and September 30 next year, and most of its ... Read More

Two more non-local civilians killed by terrorists in J&K

Srinagar, Oct. 17 -- Terrorists on Saturday shot dead a vendor and a carpenter - both non-locals - in two separate attacks in Srinagar and Pulwama districts of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said, takin... Read More

Dravid sheds reluctance, set to take over as India head coach

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- India's batting stalwart and former captain Rahul Dravid is all set to take over as the national cricket team's head coach following the T20 World Cup in the UAE, having agreed t... Read More

New Hyderabad facility set to boost Quad capacity to supply vaccine doses

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- There will soon be a new vaccine manufacturing facility in Hyderabad to support the Quad countries' plan of delivering one billion doses of Covid-19 vaccines. An agreement to the... Read More

1,553 new cases in Maha, lowest since May 2020

Mumbai, Oct. 17 -- Maharashtra on Saturday recorded 1,553 Covid-19 new cases with 26 deaths, which is the lowest one-day figure reported over the past 17 months. On May 16, 2020, Maharashtra recorded... Read More