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Heavy traffic moves along a busy road during a power-cut at the traffic light junctions in New Delhi
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

Supreme Court slaps temporary ban on luxury diesel car sales in Delhi

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has ordered a temporary ban on the sale of large diesel cars in New Delhi and hiked a levy on trucks entering the city, as India’s highly polluted capital seeks ways to tackle one More...

By Syed Ammar Alavi On Monday, December 14th, 2015

India and Pakistan agreed to engage in comprehensive dialogue on all issues including Kashmir : Sushma Swaraj.

NEW DELHI: Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj briefed upper house of the parliament regarding her recent visit to Pakistan amid ruckus by opposition Monday.  More...

By Syed Ammar Alavi On Monday, December 14th, 2015

Japan and India sign bullet train deal amid closer ties

India has agreed to buy a high-speed bullet train from Japan, in an attempt to transform its creaking rail system.  More...

By Syed Ammar Alavi On Saturday, December 12th, 2015

India slaps import duties on stainless steel to help local firms

NEW DELHI: India imposed import duties for five years on some stainless steel imports from China, the European Union and the United States on Friday, as the government tries to protect local companies suffering More...

By Syed Ammar Alavi On Sunday, December 6th, 2015

India could ban imports of 24-carat gold jewellery

MUMBAI: India is planning to ban imports of 24-carat gold jewellery in an attempt to curb the misuse of free trade agreements (FTAs) with Asian countries, the DNA newspaper reported on Friday.  More...

By Syed Ammar Alavi On Thursday, November 5th, 2015

South Africa rattle India in 1st Test

MOHALI, India: South Africa grabbed three wickets in the opening session of the first Test in Mohali on Thursday to leave India tottering at 82-3 after the hosts elected to bat.  More...

By Syed Ammar Alavi On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Ghulam Ali denies India boycott reports

LAHORE: Renowned Pakistani ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali denied Indian media reports that claimed he would never travel to India in his lifetime following back to back cancellation of his concerts in the neighbouring More...

Hashim Amla
By Anila Ammar On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Amla, Anderson & Clarke nominated for top ICC awards

MUMBAI: South Africa’s opening batsman Hashim Amla, England’s pacer James Anderson and Australian skipper Michael Clarke are nominated for the International Cricket Council leading awards. Three of More...