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China should come forward to help India in its NSG bid: Defence Expert  Jun 29, 3:42 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): Defence Expert Qamar Agha on Wednesday said China being a permanent member of the Security Council has extra responsibilities and thus should come forward and support India in its bid to enter the elite Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
Nepal President likely to visit India in August  Jun 29, 11:38 am
Kathmandu, June 29 (ANI): Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari is likely to visit India in August. Talks are on between the two nations to reschedule her visit after her trip in May was cancelled because of political turmoil in Nepal and also because the Cabinet did not approve it.
Kejriwal sounds poll bugle in Goa  Jun 28, 4:18 pm
Panaji (Goa), June 28 (ANI): In a bid to pitch the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as a firm alternative to 'corrupt' Congress and the BJP in the upcoming 2017 Goa Assembly polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday met the members of fishermen community in Vasco and assured his support to them.
Chinese Government's mouthpiece Global Times slams India for NSG bid  Jun 28, 12:04 pm
Beijing, June 28 (ANI): The mouthpiece of the Chinese Government, " Global Times " has strongly criticized India for attempting to seek admission to the 48-member Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) without being a signatory to the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).
Pak's diplomatic efforts foiled India's NSG bid: Sartaj Aziz  Jun 27, 6:08 pm
Islamabad, June 27 (ANI): Sartaj Aziz, Adviser to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs, has said that it was Islamabad's intensive diplomatic lobbying which prevented India from gaining entry into the 48-member Nuclear Supplier Group's (NSG).
Messi bids adieu to international football post Copa America drubbing  Jun 27, 11:26 am
Washington, D.C, June 27 (ANI):Barcelona star striker Lionel Messi on Monday announced his retirement from international football after missing a penalty in Argentina's 2-4 defeat against Chile in the Copa America Centenario final at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.
'Obstructionist' China will find it difficult to foil India's NSG bid: Defence Expert  Jun 27, 8:08 am
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): Defence expert Major General (Retd.) P.K. Sehgal on Monday said Pakistan's assertion that China acted upon its principled stance in opposing India's bid to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) is an attempt to save the blushes, adding Beijing will find it very difficult to be obstructionist in the same manner that it has been at present in the next meeting.
Centre should have weighed 'pros and cons' before making NSG bid: Congress  Jun 26, 5:52 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Asserting that diplomacy is not done by loud pronouncements, the Congress Party on Sunday said there was no need for Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government to move around as a 'petitioner' for the NSG and end up being equated with Pakistan which does not have the same credibility and credentials as India when it comes to nuclear proliferation.
NSG to meet again, likely to discuss India's bid  Jun 26, 3:10 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): The Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) will meet yet again this year to discuss the process of inclusion of countries like India, who have not signed the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).
India's bid to NSG opposed by China on 'principle': Pakistan  Jun 26, 11:53 am
Islamabad, June 26 (ANI): Calling Beijing as Islamabad's 'all time friend', Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Aizaz Chaudhry has said that China acted upon its principled stance in opposing India's membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
Congress downplays Kejriwal's referendum bid  Jun 24, 6:14 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): The Congress on Friday downplayed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's idea of calling for a referendum on full statehood and asserted that the latter must know that such concepts are alien to the Indian Constitution, while adding that he is a 'Aaropval' (Accuser) who keeps on innovating new excuses and allegations to deflect attention from governance.
Modi Govt. staging 'public tamashas' in the name of NSG bid: Congress  Jun 24, 4:21 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Accusing the present Modi Government of indulging in 'public tamashas', the Congress Party on Friday dubbed the BJP-led NDA government as 'desperate' and accused the saffron party of allowing India into the NSG elite group, saying this kind of hectic campaigning was not required.
After Swiss blow, Canada, Brazil extend support for India's NSG bid  Jun 24, 11:36 am
Seoul, June 24 (ANI): On a day on mixed developments for India on its membership bid in the Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG) membership, Canada and Braxil have extended their complete support to New Delhi.
Shocker for India, Switzerland makes u-turn on NSG bid  Jun 24, 10:11 am
Seoul, June 24 (ANI): At a time when India needs all the support it can get for its Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG) membership, Switzerland, who had earlier extended its complete support, has now opposed New Delhi's bid citing it being a non Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) state.
China remains unmoved, says NSG will not discuss India's bid  Jun 24, 9:21 am
Seoul, June 24 (ANI): In a major blow to India, China on Friday said that the Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG) will not discuss its membership bid into the elite group, adding that New Delhi will first have to sign the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), as it is a must and a major criteria set up by the NSG.
Exceptions for NSG membership could disturb strategic stability in South Asia: Pak tells China   Jun 23, 9:18 pm
Islamabad, June 23 (ANI): In an attempt directed to foil India's bid to the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership, Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain on Thursday told his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping that exception for NSG membership could disturb strategic stability in South Asia.
Myanmar warns business owners against child labour  Jun 23, 1:29 pm
Naypyidaw, June 23 (ANI): The Factory and General Labour Laws Inspection Department of the Government of Myanmar has issued a warning to business owners, reminding them to avoid hiring children under the age of 14 in a bid to curb forced child labour.
France supports India's NSG bid, urges members to take positive decision  Jun 22, 7:27 pm
Paris, June 22 (ANI): Supporting India's bid for the Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG) membership , France has called on the other members meeting in Seoul, South Korea, on June 23 to take a positive decision.
Sacked UP minister breaks down, says my relations with 'Netaji' can't change  Jun 22, 1:39 pm
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), June 22 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Minister Balram Yadav, apparently sacked for facilitating the merger of Quami Ekta Dal (QED) of gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari with the ruling Samajwadi Party, on Wednesday broke down and said that he would abide by the high command's decision.
Foreign Secy Jaishankar flies to Seoul to make final push for India's NSG bid  Jun 22, 12:43 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): A day ahead of the crucial Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) meet to discuss India's membership, Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar on Wednesday left for Seoul to make a last minute push for New Delhi's entry into the elite group.
McDonald's offers stores in China, Hong Kong for sale: Sources  Jun 22, 11:20 am
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): McDonald's, the world's largest chain of fast food restaurants, has received more than half a dozen bids for its planned sale of China and Hong Kong stores.
Hyderabad Fund Case: UK court rejects India's bid to strike out Pakistan's 35 m pound claim  Jun 21, 5:59 pm
Islamabad, June 21 (ANI): A high court in the United Kingdom today rejected India's attempt to strike out Pakistan's claim to the Hyderabad Fund.
Pak. unanswerable when asked about Gilgit-Baltistan's legal status: Abid Minto  Jun 21, 12:50 pm
Islamabad, June 21 (ANI): Asserting that Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) is also part of the Kashmir dispute, Awami Workers Party (AWP) president and Supreme Court advocate Abid Hassan Minto pointed out that when asked about its legal status, the Pakistan Government has no answer to it.
India gets the hang of Softball through inter-state league  Jun 20, 6:53 pm
New Delhi, June.20 (ANI): In a bid to encourage amateur baseball and softball at entry level among the common masses, an eight-team national level Softball league was held recently in the national capital.
FDI in defence 'eased' not at cost of 'national security': Sitharaman  Jun 20, 6:13 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): With the Centre approving 100 percent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the defence sector in a bid to encourage 'Make in India' and boost the investment inflow into the country, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the process has been eased out, but not at the cost national security.