India, Sweden co-lead industry transition track under high-level UN Climate Action Summit

India, Sweden co-lead industry transition track under high-level UN Climate Action Summit

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PTI | United Nations

India and Sweden are co-leading an industry transition track under the high-level UN Climate Action Summit, hosted by Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, that will create stronger commitments from sectors such as steel and cement to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050. With a view to boosting ambition and accelerating action to implement the...

Indian national travelling with fake German passport denied entry into US

Indian national travelling with fake German passport denied entry into US

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 | PTI | New York

A 28-year-old Indian national was refused entry into the US after the border authorities found that he was travelling with a fraudulent German passport. US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers intercepted the Indian national on Monday at the Washington Dulles International Airport. Authorities declined to prosecute the Indian man, who was...

PM Modi to be honoured by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for Swachch Bharat Abhiyan

PM Modi to be honoured by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for Swachch Bharat Abhiyan

Tuesday, 17 September 2019 | AP | Seattle (US)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be honoured with the prestigious 'Global Goalkeeper Award' next week by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for his leadership and commitment to improve access to sanitation in India. The prime minister will also address global leaders and corporate executives at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum...

Trump says a 'lot of progress' made in reducing Indo-Pak tensions; to meet Modi & Khan soon

Trump says a 'lot of progress' made in reducing Indo-Pak tensions; to meet Modi & Khan soon

Tuesday, 17 September 2019 | PTI | Washington

US President Donald Trump has said that he will soon meet the prime ministers of India and Pakistan, even as he insisted that a "lot of progress" has been made in reducing tension between the countries. While Trump along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address over 50,000 Indian-Americans at the...

Trump to join Modi in Houston to address 50K Indian-Americans: White House

Trump to join Modi in Houston to address 50K Indian-Americans: White House

Monday, 16 September 2019 | PTI | Washington

President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will jointly address over 50,000 Indian-Americans at the mega "Howdy, Modi!" event in Houston on Sunday, which officials say is an  "unprecedented" occasion, reflective of the strong bonds of friendship and cooperation between India and the US. Emphasising the new bonhomie in the...

BJP leader demands fresh socio-economic survey in Kashmir

Monday, 16 September 2019 | PTI | Jammu

There should be a fresh socioeconomic survey in Jammu & Kashmir for the welfare of members of schedule caste communities, a senior BJP leader said on Sunday, claiming that they were living in “sub standard conditions”. BJP state SC morcha president Jagdish Bhagat also claimed that the existing socioeconomic survey, which...

Pak LoC march delayed till Imran Khan's speech at UNGA

Pak LoC march delayed till Imran Khan's speech at UNGA

Sunday, 15 September 2019 | PTI | Islamabad

A planned march by some political and religious parties in Pakistan towards the Line of Control with India has been postponed after Prime Minister Imran Khan asked them to postpone it till his address at the UN General Assembly on September 27 during which he is expected to raise the...

US lawmakers 'concerned' about Indo-Pak tensions

US lawmakers 'concerned' about Indo-Pak tensions

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PTI | Washington

A group of American lawmakers have expressed "grave concern" over the situation in Jammu and Kashmir and urged the US ambassadors in New Delhi and Islamabad to "de-escalate tensions" between India and Pakistan. Tension between the two Asian nations spiked after India revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status under Article 370...

State Editions

Man kills wife for ‘adultery’ in Prem Nagar, surrenders

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

City sees decline in butterflies this year

23 September 2019 | Sapna Singh | Delhi

IIT Delhi team to study impact of odd-even scheme

23 September 2019 | PTI | Delhi

CM to speak on anti-pollution steps at Denmark summit

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sisodia inaugurates cultural event Awam Ki Awaz in Capital

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

PWD to finish work on Pragati Maidan tunnel by Jan

23 September 2019 | GAYATHRI MAN | Delhi

Sunday Edition

Prioritising Strategic Economic Cooperation

22 September 2019 | Asoke Mukerji | Agenda

The complexities of caste system

22 September 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Dukh, Dard and a Season of Hope

22 September 2019 | Excerpt | Agenda

Astroturf | Empower your mind for success

22 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘Casting procedure should be streamlined'

22 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pushing musical limit

22 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer