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Critical for both U.S. and India to achieve travel and tourism potential, says Ambassador Richard Verma  Jun 29, 2:10 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): The United States and India can do and achieve more in the fields of travel and tourism, said U.S. Ambassador to India Richard Verma, adding that it is critical for both nations to maximize existing potential in these two sectors to facilitate greater people-to-people contact.
Drug menace more prevalent in other states, opposition trying to defame us: Punjab CM  Jun 28, 9:11 pm
Amritsar(Punjab), June 26 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday rubbished claims that drug menace is enveloping Punjab and said that the opposition parties are raising the issue to defame his party.
Tripura inducts new batch of policemen  Jun 28, 6:54 pm
Agartala, June 28 (ANI): The youngsters from northeastern states have in the recent years shown greater interest in joining police and paramilitary forces.
Pak. hunts for U.S. lobbyist amid strained diplomatic ties  Jun 27, 2:41 pm
Washington, June 27 (ANI): With diplomatic relations between Pakistan and the United States strained following Washington's refusal to subsidise an F-16 deal and President Barack Obama's campaign to induct India into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), Islamabad is now looking for a paid lobbyist in the U.S. capital.
Opposition parties do not implement Centre sponsored schemes: Rijiju  Jun 26, 6:03 pm
Hyderabad, June 26 (ANI): Reaching out to the people of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Sunday said the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) believes in good governance and alleged that the benefits of the Central Government sponsored schemes do not reach the general public in the states ruled by other parties.
Donald Trump now changes stance on ban on Muslims  Jun 26, 12:35 pm
Balmedie (Scotland), June 26 (ANI): Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, has changed his stance on the proposed ban on Muslims entering the United States citing that he only wants to ban those from countries with heavy terrorism.
Zardari urges U.S. to support sale of F-16 jets to Pakistan  Jun 25, 11:47 am
Karachi, June 25 (ANI): Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari has approached the United States and sought to convince it to sell F-16 fighter aircraft to Islamabad on ground to fight the war against terror.
U.S. will always support India's accession in NSG: Richard Verma  Jun 24, 4:21 pm
Hyderabad, June 24 (ANI): Promising strong support from United States President Barack Obama for New Delhi's candidature for membership of the elite Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), U.S. Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Friday said India presents a strong case and Washington will continue to extend its support for India's accession in the NSG.
U.S. condemns 'senseless murder' of Pak qawwali singer Amjad Sabri  Jun 24, 8:42 am
Washington D.C., June 24 (ANI): The United States has condemned the murder of popular Pakistani qawwali singer Amjad Sabri who was shot dead, saying that it was a senseless murder and extended their condolences to the singers kin and also to the people of Pakistan.
U.S calls on India, China to have 'healthy, bilateral' relationship in view of NSG tensions  Jun 24, 8:08 am
Washington D.C., June 24 (ANI): With tensions simmering as China remains resolute on its stand regarding India's entry into the 48-member Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), the United States has called on both nations to pursue a 'healthy, bilateral' relationship in everyone's interest, by having strong vehicles for dialogue.
Rajiv Mehrishi to chair review meeting with central ministries on LWE related issues  Jun 24, 5:54 am
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi will chair a review meeting with the Secretaries of the Central Ministries on key development issues of the Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected states on Friday.
EU referendum voting begins in UK  Jun 23, 11:11 am
London, June 23 (ANI): Polling stations across the United Kingdom opened on Thursday morning to decide the historic referendum on whether the country should remain a member of the European Union or leave the politico-economic union of 28 member states.
Congress govts acted like 'land mafia' in allotting land to 'shahi damaad' Vadra: Haryana minister  Jun 22, 4:34 pm
Chandigarh, June 22 (ANI): With the Enforcement Directorate (ED) reportedly issuing a notice to a firm allegedly linked to Robert Vadra in Rajasthan's Bikaner city, Haryana Cabinet Minister Anil Vij on Wednesday said Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law is a 'Shahi Damaad' (royal son-in-law), adding the governments of the grand old party in various states acted like 'land mafia' in allotting land to him in 'dowry'.
Not lobbying against Pakistan's interests says ex-envoy, after Aziz's remarks  Jun 22, 1:50 pm
Islamabad, June 22 (ANI): Reacting strongly to the comments made by Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor on foreign affairs, the country's ex-envoy to the United States, Husain Haqqani, said that he was not lobbying against Islamabad's interests as claimed by the former.
Record-breaking Messi leads Argentina into Copa America final  Jun 22, 11:30 am
London, June.22 (ANI): Lionel Messi became Argentina's all-time top goal scorer as the two-time world champions hammered past the United States 4-0 to progress through to the Copa America Centenario final at the NRG Stadium in Houston.
US Senate fails to move new gun control restrictions  Jun 21, 11:49 am
Washington, June 21(ANI): Just one week after the mass shooting in Orlando club considered as the deadliest in the nation's history, the United States Senate failed to advance new restrictions aimed at curtailing gun violence in the country.
India celebrates second International Day of Yoga  Jun 21, 6:07 am
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): International Day Of Yoga celebrations began across the nation on Tuesday, as various states were seen holding yoga sessions, where people turned out in large numbers to practice the ancient Indian discipline.
After China`s backhand, U.S. reiterates call for support to India`s NSG membership  Jun 21, 5:52 am
Washington D.C., June 21 (ANI): With China playing a dampener saying that India's admission to the elite Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG) is not on the agenda of the grouping which began its plenary session in Seoul yesterday, the United States has cal
Smriti Irani gives away prizes to winners of first 'yoga olympiad'  Jun 20, 9:05 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Giving away prizes to winners of 1st National Yoga Olympiad here today Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister, Smriti Irani exhorted the participants to make Yoga an integral part of their life.
U.S., India gear up for 21st century knowledge initiative awards  Jun 20, 3:49 pm
Washington, June 20 (ANI): In a continuation of the educational partnership between Washington and New Delhi, the U.S.
SC refuses to put stay on killing of Nilgai  Jun 20, 11:59 am
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday refused to put a stay on the killing of Nilgai, wild boar and monkey in the states of Bihar, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh as of now.
Ban liquor if you are serious about yoga: Nitish dares PM Modi  Jun 19, 8:54 pm
Palamu (Bihar), June 19 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday took a dig at Narendra Modi's call to celebrate World Yoga Day on June 21, saying that if the Prime Minister is so serious about yoga then he should ban liquor, at least in all the BJP-ruled states.
'America is the only superpower', says Putin  Jun 19, 12:01 pm
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Accepting the United States is probably the world's sole superpower, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Moscow was ready to work with Washington.
Pakistan should stop being a host to terrorist groups, says Pentagon  Jun 18, 4:08 pm
Kabul, June 18 (ANI): The United States defence establishment Pentagon has urged Pakistan to stop providing safe havens to terrorist and extremist groups in its soil in a bid to help improve the security environment of the region.
South-west monsoon arrives in Bihar, Odisha, West Bengal  Jun 18, 9:17 am
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): South-west monsoon today made its way to Bihar, Odisha and West Bengal with rains drenching parts of the three states.