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Harmanpreet Kaur powers India to World Cup Finals

Harmanpreet Kaur’s blitzkrieg helped India edge past the defending World Champions Australia in the ICC World Cup semifinals happening in England. In the league match, Australia ha defeated India comfortably by a margin of 8 wickets. Yesterday’s semifinals match was halted due to rain the match overs were reduced to 42. India batted first. India had a sloppy start losing ... Read More »

Pakistan father says his son’s heart beats for Sushma Swaraj after successful surgery in India

The father of the four-month-old Rohaan thanked doctors at Noida hospital , after his son was successfully treated. Rohaan’s father Kamaal Siddiqui said that his son’s heart beats for Sushma Swaraj. “The heart of my child beats today for Madam Sushma Swaraj. I would like to request her to open doors for those Pakistanis who have been waiting for medical ... Read More »

India lacks power to challenge China : Farooq Abdullah

Former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah on Monday asserted that India lacks the power to take China-occupied Kashmir back from Beijing. “In Ladakh, China has occupied the Aksai Chin. We shout about it, but do not have the power to take it back” The leader noted that War is not the solution and the only way to resolve the issue ... Read More »

India to Pakistan – We reserve right to retaliate in LoC

India today told Pakistan that it reserves the right to retaliate appropriately against any incident of ceasefire violation along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. Lt Gen A K Bhatt, the director general of military operations(DGMO), also told his Pakistani counterpart that the Indian Army was sincere about maintaining peace on the LoC. Army Spokesman Lt Col Aman Anand said “is sincere ... Read More »

Indian Women’s Cricket Team marches to Semis in World Cup 2017

India has defeated Newzealand by a huge margin of 186 runs which saw them qualifying to semis comfortably. They will now face the mighty Australians to book their berth for Finals. For both the teams prior to the start of the match, the victory was imminent because only that would ensure their passage to semis. India batted first and was ... Read More »

Missing India? ‘There’s Nothing To Miss’, Says Vijay Mallya

Embattled liquor baron and businessman Vijay Mallya, who is currently fighting a high-profile Indian extradition request, said he is ‘not missing India’. “All my immediate family is either in England or the US. Nobody in India at all. As far as my step-siblings are concerned, they are all UK citizens. So there’s nothing family-wise to miss,” he said. India is ... Read More »

China says border standoff with India is temporary

The border standoff with India “will not affect” the “long-standing” economic and cultural ties between the two countries, a top Chinese official said. The announcement comes at a time when the tension between the two Asian Powers is on the rise following the Chinese accumulating troops in the Arunachal/Sikkim border which also prevented the pilgrims undertaking Amarnath Yatra. “India and ... Read More »

China warns India of serious consequences if it doesn’t withdraw troops from Doklam area

An editorial on Monday in the official China Daily newspaper called on India to “withdraw all of its troops” from the Doklam area “before the situation deteriorates and leads to more serious consequences.” It also said Beijing “will not make any compromises when it comes to its territorial integrity”. The editorial was the latest in the non-stop barrage of shrill ... Read More »

Sixty years after fleeing Tibet, refugees in India get passports, not property

Event organiser Lobsang Wangyal has to travel overseas often, but as a Tibetan refugee born in India, he do not have a passport. So Wangyal parents fled Tibet as teenagers, went to court to demand his rights to an Indian passport. In response , the Delhi high court said that all Tibetans born in India between January 1950 to July ... Read More »

By 2024, India to overtake China as most populous nation in the world: UN

According to UN Forecast, India’s population is projected to touch 1.5 billion in 2030. The 2017 Revision, published by the UN department of Economic and Social Affairs said that curt China with 1.41 billion inhabitants and India with 1.34 billion. “In roughly seven years or in 2024, the population of India is expected to surpass that of China” the report ... Read More »

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