Growth upswing likely to continue, India won’t live in poverty: Jaitley

New Delhi, June 18: Union Minister Arun Jaitley has said that 7.7 per cent economic growth in the fourth quarter…

India working towards becoming five trillion economy by 2025: President Kovind

Athens, June 18: India is striving to become a USD 5 trillion economy and the world’s third largest consumer market…

India has lost demographic dividend: Mohandas Pai

Hyderabad, June 18: India no longer enjoys the advantage of demographic dividend as it’s saddled with crores of youngsters with…

Next CJI’s appointment: Don’t question govt’s intention, says law minister

NEW DELHI, June 18: The government’s intention on the appointment of the next Chief Justice of India (CJI) should not…

Merkel gets ultimatum from hardline ally over migrants

Munich, June 18: Hardliners in Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc today gave her a two-week ultimatum to tighten asylum rules…

Swaraj calls Italian PM; discusses steps to revitalise bilateral ties

Rome, June 18: India and Italy today agreed to boost cooperation in counter terrorism and cyber security as External Affairs…

Mount Everest now a high-altitude rubbish dump, thanks to commercial mountaineering

Kathmandu, June 18: Decades of commercial mountaineering have turned Mount Everest into the world’s highest rubbish dump as an increasing…