Both leaders need to immediately work to de-escalate the situation and direct their diplomats to engage in an adult conversation designed to resolve tensions.
Wearing saffron caps and carrying flags, protesters walked down south Mumbai’s JJ flyover, demanding reservations for the Maratha community.
Food and beverages account for nearly half of the consumer price index basket and are largely dependent on the monsoons, nearly 70% of precipitation.
Millions of companies are still not ready to file their first GST returns before the August 20 deadline, a top official said.
Trump appears to be granting Chinese banks a temporary reprieve from threatened US sanctions pushing them to crackdown on North Korea.
Vietnam wins promised support from a US aircraft carrier and greater defence cooperation as tension intensifies with China over the disputed South China Sea.
Use of the country’s lese-majeste law has surged under the royalist junta that took power in 2014, with more than 100 people charged since the coup.
Nepal’s Deputy Prime Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara wants India and China to use “peaceful diplomatic means” to resolve the issue.
As of 0300 GMT, the election commission website put Kenyatta ahead by 55.1% of votes counted to 44% for Odinga, more than 80% of polling stations reported.
In a declaration in Lima, countries including Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and Colombia condemned the “breakdown of democratic order” in Venezuela.
Thirteen people, including six tourists, were killed and 175 injured when a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck a remote, mountainous part of Sichuan in China’s southwest.
RI voting was one of the electoral promises of the BJP, which in the 2014 general election experienced an outpouring of support from overseas Indians.
Zuma survived a close parliamentary no-confidence vote that would have forced him from office, provoking passionate support and opposition across the country.
Official outlets, including a social media account run out of Suu Kyi’s office, published running denials during the Rohinga conflict.
The sharp increase in tensions rattled financial markets and prompted warnings from US officials not to engage in slanging matches with North Korea.
Sharif and the PML-N leadership have decided that Shahbaz should continue in his role as chief minister of the politically vital Punjab province.
Many of us often feel like we’re taking history on faith – but a shaky belief in the past can prove immensely perilous when planning for the future.
Madhya Pradesh Human Rights Commission has called it a violation of human rights and child rights, and has demanded an explanation from the director general of jails.
Misra will take over from CJI J.S. Khehar, who will retire on August 27.
While the opposition parties called the variance in Rs 500 and Rs 2000 currency notes the “biggest scam of the century,” the Centre dismissed it as a “frivolous” issue.
The Chinese official, however, did not provide any evidence for the claim, which varies with Bhutan’s stated position and actions.
The trend to “monetising” instead of “humanising” shockingly applies to the gender gap, a major social drama the world has faced since time immemorial.
The announcement by the Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) late on Monday did not say what illegal activities the companies may have been engaged in.
The clashes followed an attack by BDK members on Kinshasa’s main prison and demonstrations by other members against Congo’s president.
The Allahabad High Court had, in 2010, ruled a three-way division of the disputed 2.77 acres at the Ram Janambhoomi-Babri masjid site in Ayodhya.
The court also imposed a fine of Rs 14,000 on each of them, while directing the government to deport them to Somalia after they serve their prison terms.
The so-called “exit bill” is one of the first issues on the Brexit negotiating agenda, and also one of the most contentious.
Zuma’s critics have been calling for a secret ballot in the hope it will embolden lawmakers from his African National Congress party to support his removal.
Millions of people head to the polls in Kenya on Tuesday as families stockpile food and water and police prepare emergency first aid kits, fearing the election could descend into violence.
A meeting between China and Vietnam foreign ministers was cancelled during a regional gathering amid growing tension between the two countries over the South China Sea.
Going on with business as usual would not be enough to defeat the challenges posed by Narendra Modi and Amit Shah, the former Union minister said.
A fruit truck loaded with explosives detonated on Monday in Lahore, wounding at least 22 people, with no one claiming immediate responsibility.
Private sanitation coverage in households with men looking for marriage increased by 21% in Haryana, which has one of the worst sex ratios in the country.
The other parties in the fray include Amazon and Netflix, but talks are in very early stages, said an anonymous source familiar with the matter.
Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee fought back tears and denied wrongdoing as prosecutors pushed a 12-year jail term for charges including embezzlement, perjury, and bribing the ousted President Park Geun-hye.
Fifteen people were still missing and the search had been hampered by damage to roads from floods and landslides, the disaster agency said in a report.
Gunmen killed 11 people and wounded 18 in a Nigerian church on Sunday in an attack motivated by a feud between members of the local community, officials said.
Fighting is ongoing but as many as 50 people – children, women and elderly men, most of them members of Shi’ite Hazara community – may have been killed.
A UN report in February said security forces instigated a campaign that “very likely” amounted to crimes against humanity and possibly ethnic cleansing.
The EU budget commissioner said the UK will have to keep making payments for long-term programmes until at least 2020, even after it leaves in 2019.