Indian Railways earns two-third of its revenue from freight, primarily from the transportation of eight commodities. The central government this year chose to break the 92-year-old tradition of having a separate Rail Budget and merge it with the an... More..
London stressed that the visit should not be interpreted as " a return to business as usual ", but said that engaging Russian Federation was in Britain's national interest. Sources said Mr Johnson will not "c...More..
Should Sturgeon call a second referendum, May believes there will be a backlash - and she is not willing to take the blame. "They think independence is the answer to every question in every circumstance, regard...More..
China, who has repeatedly maintained that Tawang is an "inalienable" part of Tibet, has refused to make concessions in the Aksai Chin if India remained adamant in its stance in the eastern sector of Arunachal P...More..
In particular, issues of media plurality and broadcast standards were cited as reasons for a deeper look at the merger. In a statement today, she said the first public interest ground for intervention was ...More..
On the layoffs, he said the company has recalibrated and reimagined its business in India since a year ago and has taken steps to ensure that the scale of operations is in sync with resources. "All this certa...More..
In the moving post, where she spoke of her husband's childhood, hopes and dreams, Ms Dumala also wrote: "It is so amusing that you were my editor for any important email I had written, but now, for the first ti...More..
The Changle Princess set off from Sanya on Hainan province on Thursday (2 March) afternoon with 308 passengers on board. Vietnam has not immediately reacted to the latest ship's voyage but Hanoi has repea...More..
With its reintroduction of the draft, Sweden will join Norway to become only the second country in Europe where military service is compulsory for women as well as men. The majority of Swedes actually back a re...More..
Somewhere in Hamilton, someone has a lottery ticket worth more than $100,000, and only has a week left to claim it. The winning ticket was sold in Supervalu, Knocklyon in Dublin and the shop was buzzing with ...More..
Attorneys for a voting rights group found that the new management of the Department of Justice has a much different view of voter-ID laws than it did during the Obama administration. Both Attorney General Jeff ...More..
The European Parliament on Thursday asked the EU Commission to impose visa requirements for US citizens visiting EU countries. Parliament argues that as a result the Commission has been "legally obliged" to t...More..
French judges had been investigating le Pen after she tweeted three images of Isis executions in December, including one of the American journalist James Foley who was beheaded by the terror group in Syria. She...More..
The President said his planned $84 billion increase in the defense budget he has called for over the next two years would be "one of the largest spending increases in USA history" and would result in a "major e...More..
Amendments to guarantee residency rights for residents from the European Union already present in the United Kingdom were rejected in the voting stages of the bill in the House of Commons. That leaves 3 million...More..
They have left until the conditions in the town go back to normal. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for these deaths with five of them shot to death. Many rights activists saw the displacement as a sign...More..
The administration's decision to exclude Iraq from the travel ban followed pressure from the Pentagon and State Department officials, said reports . The White House counsel already had clarified that the ban...More..
Rory McIlroy's return to golf continues to be overshadowed by his decision to play a round of golf with US President Donald Trump . And to go there and see 30 secret service and 30 cops and snipers in the tre...More..
While many people want to observe Ash Wednesday, Rawles said many people honestly needed another option. " Ashes to Go is about bringing the important traditions of our faith out from behind church walls and...More..
The king, however, did not travel light for his trip which had all the royal splendour one can expect from a Saudi king. Gen. Syafruddin previously said that almost 10,000 officers will be deployed to secure ...More..
It appears President Trump will do what he said he would throughout his campaign and support states rights, as Sessions said that while he is "not a fan of expanded use of marijuana... "Cartels are not go...More..
After beating his rightwing rivals to clinch the nomination, Fillon was favourite to win the French presidency in the two-round election in April and May. One of her aides is under police investigation over the...More..
On Lego's site , the company states that the pricing, release date, and final design aren't firmed up quite yet, but given the level of excitement regarding this announcement, those details will be big news. L...More..
Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, the top U.S. commander in the fight against ISIS in Syria and Iraq, said ISIS fighters had withdrawn from the towns and Syrian-Arab coalition troops had moved in. The United States no...More..
Israel's Supreme Court has ordered the demolition of nine buildings in the settlement of more than 3,000 people after finding that those homes were constructed on land where Palestinians proved ownership. The I...More..
People are still skiing on the volcano's snowy slopes. The eruptions can last for days or even weeks. Though lava flows have in the past threatened the surrounding villages, there has been no immediate dam...More..
So, Russia and China had to use their right to veto. The arguments and vote over the resolution were important because they provided new insight into how Trump, who has made clear his intent to improve ties w...More..
The shots interrupted the speech for a few moments, but reports say there was no panic. "I think not", he said, asking whether anyone had been hurt. The injuries were treated on site, and Hollande reportedly ...More..
In his speech during the 34th UNHRC session, Abbas asserted that Israel is moving towards the creation of an apartheid state with the passing of the new Israeli law legalizing dozens of Jewish outposts built on...More..
A police spokesman was unable to find a record of bomb threats made against JCCs in any other boroughs of New York City on Monday. Police say it happened just before 10 a.m. "Unfortunately, bomb threats are n...More..
The delay has caused an increasing amount of impatience from opponents of the law and skepticism from critics over whether Republicans will ever act on their promise. "That is a very, very bad idea, because we ...More..
Customs and Border Protection officials said they are considering the following factors: the current state of southern border security; all geophysical and topographical aspects of the border; and the availab...More..
Harper was quickly transferred to a local hospital where he woke two days later and remained for the following eight days due to his condition. Bob, who is based in Los Angeles, is still in NYC, since he has ...More..
Anung said the government is targeting $25 billion in investment commitments including a $6 billion project with national oil company Saudi Aramco. Ties between the two countries came under a spotlight previo...More..
West Java police spokesman Yusri Yunus said the attacker was shot in the stomach and died on the way to a hospital. Asked which network the attacker was from, the police chief said there is a "possibility of ...More..
Hamas security forces blocked journalists from approaching one of the targets in Rafah, suggesting a sensitive installation had been hit, The Associated Press reported. Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum described I...More..
McMaster. A senior USA administration official said discussions included bilateral cooperation and the possibility of arranging a meeting between Trump and Xi, but no date was set. Sino-US relations have been s...More..
Cosby's lawyer said, "Unless you've been living under a rock, the message that has been promoted, in insidious fashion, is that Bill Cosby is guilty, and that Bill Cosby is a serial rapist". The entertainer, ch...More..
Paramilitary troops are now leading the new operation along with other law enforcing agencies across the country, focusing on the country's biggest province of Punjab. The committee resolved to take indiscrimin...More..
A White House spokesperson pushed back on calls for a special prosecutor to investigate Russia's alleged interference in the presidential election, suggesting such talk is premature. He continued, "So one of ...More..
Azerbaijan's Armed Forces destroyed an Armenian unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), the country's defense ministry said on Saturday. Baku intentionally escalates situation, initiates new provocations, Armenia's f...More..
However, there was no evidence she had really worked, the report added. "They take the moral high ground, pretend to only analyze the facts, and then shout about the freedom of the press as soon as you critic...More..
Delhi University professor Prasanta Chakravarty, who was kicked and punched in the stomach and nearly strangled with his own muffler during the violence unleashed at the Ramjas college on 22 February by suspect...More..
Perez, appearing on CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday, told host Jake Tapper that he and Ellison "got a good kick out of that", adding: "Donald Trump, up in the morning tweeting about us". Many in the prog...More..
Iraqi forces launched their bid to retake the western parts of the city on Sunday after declaring the east had been liberated last month. Their forces have also moved into the first neighborhood in the west...More..
Mr Trump's announcement came the day after the White House barred news organisations, including United Kingdom publications, from an informal press briefing, as Mr Trump denounced the media as the "enemy of peo...More..
Marie Pisäter from the Swedish Defense Ministry told the publication there was nobody by the name Nils Bildt working at the organisation, saying: " We have no spokesman by that name ". Trump later said he'd r...More..
Operating profit fell 6 percent to $4.38 billion, or $2,665 per share, from $4.67 billion, or $2,843 per share. Analysts on average had forecast operating profit of US$2,716.60 per share, according to Thomson...More..
Ireland rose to the top of the Six Nations table, still in contention with undefeated England, which faces winless Italy on Sunday. Sean O'Brien was also cited for a swinging arm on Pascal Papé - retribution f...More..
The bunker was constructed some time in the 1980s to protect local government officials if there was ever a nuclear attack, and its said that the nuclear blast doors are still in tact. On Friday three men wer...More..