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US President Donald Trump's maiden meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a "tremendous success" and took the Indo-US relationship to the next level, top American experts have said. "I thought the visit was tremendous success.

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Iran is accusing US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson of "a brazen interventionist plan" to change the current government that violates international law and the UN Charter.


"Wake up: the most important PM of the world is coming", is how Prime Minister Narendra Modi's forthcoming visit to Israel, the first by an Indian premier, is described in an article in one of the leading Israeli business daily.


Pentagon chief Jim Mattis accused Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday of making international "mischief" and said America`s commitment to NATO remains unwavering.


A transport of three containers carrying nuclear waste is being shipped on the Neckar river in southwestern Germany with heavy police protection. The shipment of Castor containers today is the first transport of highly radioactive material on a river in Germany.


A Swedish court on Wednesday convicted a far-right lawmaker of assault and fined him 38,400 kronor (3,900 euros, $4,500) after an assault outside a Stockholm nightclub last year.


British ministers are looking at the option of creating some kind of new body to oversee EU citizens` rights in Britain, Sky News quoted sources as saying on Wednesday, a possible way of overcoming a standoff between London and Brussels.


Former President Barack Obama and his family have wrapped up their five-day vacation on Indonesia's resort island of Bali and headed to the historic city of Yogjakarta.


A day after India and the US asked Pakistan to stop cross-border terror, China today put up a strong defence of its 'all-weather' ally, saying Islamabad was at the frontlines of the fight against terrorism.


A marginal dip has been witnessed in the number of people undertaking the Amarnath Yatra pilgrimage in Jammu and Kashmir, apparently due to the ongoing militant unrest in the state. The pilgrimage will begin tomorrow and conclude on August 7.


A woman and a teenage Dalit girl were allegedly raped in Ballia and Deoria districts of Uttar Pradesh, the police today said.
The 14-year-old girl was raped by three persons in a village in Bansdeeh area of Ballia yesterday.


The BJP today attacked Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav for defending his close aide Gayatri Prajapati and advised the SP patriarch to "chant Gayatri Mantra" instead of supporting the jailed rape accused.


After proposing to rename the Mughalsarai railway station after RSS ideologue Pt Deendayal Upadhyay, the Uttar Pradesh cabinet today decided to name the Mughalsarai municipality as 'Deendayal nagar'.

Harbour Line services affected
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Intermittent rains continued for the fourth consecutive day today in Mumbai and suburbs, disrupting local train services on the Central Railway's Harbour Line for sometime this morning, an official said.

Harbour Line services affected
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Intermittent rains continued for the fourth consecutive day today in Mumbai and suburbs, disrupting local train services on the Central Railway's Harbour Line for sometime this morning, an official said.


Mumbai serial blasts case convict Mustafa Dossa today died of cardiac arrest at the JJ Hospital here, hours after he was rushed there due to chest pain.
According to Hospital dean TP Lahane, Dossa, died at 2.30 pm due to cardiac arrest.


The alleged payment of bribes to a Tamil Nadu Minister and officials for sale of banned gutkha today rocked the state assembly with the DMK leading an opposition walkout after being denied permission to raise it.


Senior IPS officer Loknath Behera will become Kerala Police chief again after a gap of nearly two months as he was today named by the LDF government to succeed T P Senkumar, who is retiring on June 30.


O N Dhar, a former bureaucrat who served as an aide to Sheikh Abdullah and other former prime ministers of Jammu and Kashmir, passed away here today at the age of 91.


From this year onwards tourists will not be able to enjoy the view of an overflowing Narmada river at Sardar Sarovar dam site as the Gujarat government has closed all the 30 gates of the dam.


Work to construct a permanent campus for Tamil Nadu Fisheries University at Panangudi in this district will be completed within two months, Minister for Handlooms and Textiles OS Manian said today.


Six new Madras High Court judges were today sworn in, taking the total strength of the court to 55 against the sanctioned 75.


The Mumbai Police Crime Branch has taken over the probe into the death of a woman convict who was lodged in the Byculla prison here, a senior police official said today.


Angry villagers today set two police vehicles on fire after a businessman's son was killed by unidentified persons in Mahpur village of Bihar's Siwan district, police said.


Three persons have been killed after their motorcycle hit a stationed tractor in Sadanand village here, police said today.


Endangered estuarine crocodiles have found newer sites like Gahirmatha and swampy patches near Satabhaya in Odisha to nest this year, much to the joy of crocodile conservationists.


In a fresh tale of youths overcoming poverty to scale the ladder of success, a rickshaw puller s son here has cracked the NEET for admission to medical colleges.


The Odisha government has developed a Real Time Flood Forecasting Model for the entire Mahanadi river basin and set up a State Drought Monitoring Centre (SDMC).


A day before CBI interrogates Tripura Social Welfare minister Bijita Nath in connection with the Rose Vally chit fund scam, the opposition parties here demanded resignation of Chief Minister Manik Sarkar.


A mob over a 100 people attacked a man on suspicion that he slaughtered a cow after allegedly finding the carcass of the animal near his house in Giridih district, the police said.