After Pak's Imran Khan writes letter to Modi, India says Foreign Ministers will meet in New York

The announcement came after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan wrote a letter to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying it was time for India and Pakistan to start talking. Read Article

Congress accuses Sitharaman of 'misleading' people on Rafale, demands resignation

Tewari said the former HAL chief had made certain "extremely pertinent points" that "absolutely demolish" the entire case that the NDA government has been trying to build on the… Read Article

Watch: PM Modi takes Metro ride to local event in Delhi

Official sources said the ride was completed in 18 minutes Read Article

Arun Jaitley, in Facebook blog, calls Rahul Gandhi ‘Clown Prince’

In a facebook post titled: Falsehood of a 'Clown Prince', Jaitley said in mature democracies those who rely on falsehood are considered unfit for public life. Read Article

Blog: Secularism is consensual togetherness of believer and non-believer

A theist and an atheist both can be secular -- if they are capable of critical thought and thereby take the responsibility of their beliefs. They must believe in the idea of co-existence,… Read Article

India likely to announce curbs on 'non-essential' imports to support rupee: Sources

The rupee is down about 12 per cent this year, hitting successive lows over the past few weeks amid a widening current account deficit and a selloff in emerging markets. Read Article

Read full letter of Pak PM Imran Khan to PM Modi

Pakistan remains ready to discuss terrorism, Imran Khan said. Read Article

Koregaon-Bhima case: SC reserves verdict on 5 activists' arrests

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, reserved the judgment after counsel for both parties including senior advocates Abhishek Manu Singhvi, Harish Salve and Additional Solicitor General… Read Article

India continues to detect and disrupt terror operations: US report

The parts of India seriously impacted by terrorism in 2017 included Jammu and Kashmir, the northeast Indian states, and parts of central India in which Maoists remain active, it said.  Read Article

Rape accused Bishop being questioned for second day

The senior priest arrived at the Crime Branch (CID) office in Thrippunithura and is being quizzed by a five-member team headed by Vaikom Deputy Superintendent of Police, K Subhash, over the nun'… Read Article

SC extends deadline by 3 months for completing probe in Aircel-Maxis deal case

A bench of Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan said the probe should be completed in three months.  Read Article

India contributes $1 million to UN's ambitious solar project

The contribution will help reduce carbon footprint and promote sustainable energy, India's Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin said in a tweet. Read Article

Indian-origin doctor warns of 'unconscious racism' in UK's state-run health service

BAME doctors are more prone to bullying and being referred to the country's medical watchdog General Medical Council (GMC) over allegations of misconduct, he claimed. Read Article

Watch: Jet Airways flight returns to Mumbai after passengers suffer nose, ear bleeds

The passengers of the Mumbai-Jaipur flight also complained of a headache while 30 out of the total 166 suffered ear and nosebleeds due to problems with pressure in the flight. Oxygen masks were… Read Article

News brief: Big stories of the day

Read the five big stories of the day Read Article