Iran FM: US escalating tension unnecessarily, have always defended ourselves

US escalating tension unnecessarily, have always defended ourselves: Iran FM The United States is escalating tension unnecessarily, said Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, while adding that Iran does not seek escalation, it has always defended itself. Diplomatic tensions have been high between the United States and Iran in recent…

Japan seeks summit with N Korea

Japan continues to seek summit with North Korea Indicating further softening of its stance, Japan on Monday said it seeks a summit with North Korea despite the weapon testing by the latter last week. “The government’s stance on the matter…

Alleged ‘BJP Money’ seized in Asansol

2 held in Asansol railway station with Rs.1cr cash, accused claims money sent by BJP Police arrested two persons at Asansol railway station and seized Rs 1 crore from their possession, which, one of the arrested persons claimed, was sent…

Uber’s historic IPO debacle invokes collateral damage

Uber is officially the biggest high-profile market bust up ever| shares already down 17% | Effect being felt by investors shares Uber’s disastrous start is the rockiest IPO debut in a while, now stands 17 percent less than its initial…

Jet CFO abandons ship amid sinking investment hopes

CFO Amit Agarwal latest in line to abandon ship | Etihad’s offer short of lender expectations | Dubai-based airline keen to stay on as minor investor

Shiv Sena says Hassan’s Godse theory is a ‘flop story’

Kamal Haasan’s new theory on Nathuram Godse a ‘flop story’, says Shiv Sena The Shiv Sena on Monday slammed actor-turned-politician Kamal Hassan’s comments on Nathuram Godse, saying his theory is a “flop story” and a “useless statement”. “Kamal Hassan is…

KCR builds ‘no-BJP, no-Congress’ Third Front

KCR meets Stalin in Chennai Taking forward his efforts to form a third front, Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) chief and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Monday met Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) president MK Stalin at the latter’s residence here. The two leaders reportedly held discussions on…

Defence Ministry successfully tests ‘Pilotless’ target Aircraft

DRDO conducts successful flight test of high-speed expendable aerial target Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Monday conducted a successful flight test of ABHYAS — high-speed expendable aerial target (HEAT) from Interim Test Range, Chandipur in Odisha. “The flight test was…

Trump tweets ‘Right where we want to be with China’

Trump: ‘Right where we want to be with China’ US President Donald Trump in a tweet on Sunday said that ‘We are right where we want to be with China‘ The tweet read: “We are right where we want to…

India spearheads alternative accommodations trend globally

Amsterdam-based Booking.com revealed | India the fastest growing market with 147,000 alternative accommodations