India, Germany to intensify cooperation in combating terror: Modi

India and Germany have resolved to intensify bilateral and multilateral cooperation to deal with the threats of terrorism and extremism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today after holding wide-raging talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Continue Reading

India, Saudi moving towards closer strategic ties: Modi

India and Saudi Arabia are moving from a purely buyer-seller relationship towards a closer strategic partnership that will include the resource-rich Kingdom’s investments in downstream oil and gas projects in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said. Continue Reading

Netflix launches training programme for film producers and supervisors

Netflix has launched its first post-production training programme in Asia in partnership with the Maharashtra government and Amsterdam Post Lab (APostLab). The programme trains producers and post-production supervisors on the tools, techniques, systems and skills to specialise in complex episodic storytelling. Continue Reading

No better place to invest than in India: Nirmala Sitharaman

Investors can find no better place in the world than India that has a democracy loving and capitalist respecting environment, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said. Continue Reading

Tight vigil on, preparations on peak for Modi, Xi summit

Ahead of the India-China summit, this ancient coastal town near Chennai has been virtually turned into a fortress with unprecedented security arrangements while the beautification and other preparations touched a feverish pitch. Continue Reading

Palaniswami welcomes Modi, Xi Jinping for summit

Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami today extended a warm welcome to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping for their second informal summit near here 11 and 12 October. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu Governor launches 7th economic census in Chennai

India, the largest democracy in the world is well poised for economic growth, said Governor Banwarilal Purohit. Continue Reading

India-Pakistan nuclear war may kill 125 mn people: Study

As many as 125 million people may die immediately if India and Pakistan engaged in a nuclear war, and plunge the world into a ”nuclear winter” that could lead to global climate catastrophe, according to a study. Continue Reading

BJP starts drive on Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary

BJP president Amit Shah kicked-off a four-month-long exercise today in an ambitious bid by the saffron party to claim the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi with its leaders across the country undertaking foot marches and addressing public events to mark his 150th birth anniversary. Continue Reading

Palaniswami inspects Mamallapuram ahead of Modi-Xi visit

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today visited Mamallapuram and inspected the arrangements being made for the summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping 11 October. Continue Reading