US special ops chief confirms CIA ending support for Syria

rebelsWashington, Jul 22 The head of the US military's special operations has confirmed that the Central Intelligence Agency is shutting down its program to support rebels fighting against Syrian...

Jul 22, 2017 2:59 AM | Newsscroll

Persistent Q1 net profit up 2.5% to Rs 75 cr, to acquire PARX

New Delhi, Jul 21 IT firm Persistent Systems today said its consolidated net profit increased by 2.5 per cent to Rs 75 crore for the quarter ended June.The company has also announced the acquisition...

Jul 21, 2017 7:40 PM | Newsscroll

Diplomatic channels 'unimpeded' to resolve standoff: China

By K J M VarmaBeijing, Jul 20 China said today that diplomatic channels with India remained "unimpeded" to discuss the military standoff in Sikkim sector but reiterated that the withdrawal of the...

Jul 20, 2017 3:18 PM | Newsscroll

Mallya to get same treatment as other prisoners: India to UK

New Delhi, Jul 19 India has told UK authorities that all wanted Indians, including liquor baron Vijay Mallya, will get equal treatment like any other prisoner in India and the facilities in its...

Jul 19, 2017 7:44 PM | Newsscroll

William, Kate take Brexit 'charm offensive' to Germany

Berlin, Jul 19 Prince William and his wife Kate embarked today on a three-day visit to Germany billed as a "charm offensive" by local media as Britain begins thorny Brexit talks in earnest.William,...

Jul 19, 2017 4:47 PM | Newsscroll

Trump, Putin had a previously undisclosed meeting in Germany

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jul 19 US President Donald Trump met his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin at a second, previously undisclosed chat during the G20 summit...

Jul 19, 2017 2:40 PM | Newsscroll

Trump had second conversation with Putin in Germany

Washington, Jul 19 President Donald Trump had a second, previously undisclosed conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin at a summit in Germany earlier this month.White House spokesman Sean...

Jul 19, 2017 7:31 AM | Newsscroll

Trump had second conversation with Putin in Germany

Washington, Jul 19 President Donald Trump had a second, previously undisclosed conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin at a summit in Germany earlier this month.White House spokesman Sean...

Jul 19, 2017 4:28 AM | Newsscroll

US asks countries in East and South China Sea to exercise

restraintBy Lalit K JhaWashington, Jul 18 The Pentagon has asked countries in East and South China Sea to exercise restraint and avoid indulging in provocative behaviour."We would continue to urge...

Jul 18, 2017 5:50 AM | Newsscroll

No red carpet for Trump: London Mayor

New York [U.S.], July. 18 : London Mayor Sadiq Khan has reiterated that US President Donald Trump will not be given an elaborate state visit when he comes to the United Kingdom next year for a...

Jul 17, 2017 6:54 AM | Newsscroll