• Aryan Khan
    Last update: 14:01 11.07.2019
    14:01 11.07.2019

    King of Bollywood SRK Unveils Promo for ‘The Lion King’ Hindi Version

    New Delhi (Sputnik): When Indian Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan unveiled the teaser for the iconic film, The Lion King Hindi version, it received raves from ecstatic film buffs. The most iconic father-son story of all times will feature the voices of King Khan and his son Aryan Khan.

  •  Indian Supreme court in New Delhi
    Last update: 11:10 11.07.2019
    11:10 11.07.2019

    India’s Supreme Court Intervenes in Karnataka Political Crisis

    New Delhi (Sputnik): India’s Supreme Court on Thursday stepped into the political turmoil in the state of Karnataka against the backdrop of several legislators from the ruling coalition Congress Party resigning and the State Assembly Speaker delaying his decision on the matter.

  • Cricket - ICC Cricket World Cup Semi Final - India v New Zealand - Old Trafford, Manchester, Britain - July 10, 2019 New Zealand's Lockie Ferguson in action
    Last update: 10:48 11.07.2019
    10:48 11.07.2019

    Indian Prime Minister and Celebs Praise Cricket Team for Putting Up Brave Show in Semi-Final

    New Delhi (Sputnik): Acknowledging the fighting spirit displayed until the last overs despite suffering early setbacks in terms of losing its top batsmen, the Indian cricket team has received a pat on the back for the die-hard spirit shown in the cricket world cup semi-final match against New Zealand.

  • A national flag of Switzerland flies in front of a branch office of Swiss bank Credit Suisse in Luzern October 30, 2014
    Last update: 09:57 11.07.2019
    09:57 11.07.2019

    Switzerland to Share Indians’ Bank Account Details with New Delhi - Report

    New Delhi (Sputnik): The government of Switzerland has agreed to give India the Swiss bank details of all Indians starting in September, giving a major boost to New Delhi's ongoing fight against suspected black money parked abroad.

  • Passengers from a passing train watch as rescue workers search a train which crashed in Karachi, Pakistan, November 3, 2016
    Last update: 09:47 11.07.2019
    09:47 11.07.2019

    Train Collision in Pakistan Kills 11, Injures 67 (Photo)

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Nearly a dozen people lost their lives and almost 70 others suffered injuries in the eastern Pakistani region of Punjab on Thursday as a result of a deadly collision between passenger and freight trains, Geo News reported.

  • Japanese yen notes
    Last update: 09:20 11.07.2019
    09:20 11.07.2019

    South Korean FM Shares Concerns Over Japanese Trade Restrictions With Pompeo

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has held a telephone conversation with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, expressing her concerns about Japan’s restrictions on high-tech materials exports to the South, the South Korean Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.

  • The leader of the DPRK Kim Jong-un arrived in Vladivostok
    Last update: 08:54 11.07.2019
    08:54 11.07.2019

    North Korea’s Kim Jong-un ‘Dozed Off’ at Rally, UK Tabloids Claim

    Now and then reports about executions for the most bizarre reasons in the isolated republic emerge. Some have even suggested that high-ranking officials lost their lives for falling asleep at public events or were thrown to piranhas, leaving social media users unimpressed and suspicious that the story smelled fishy.

  • Leader of al-Qaeda, Ayman al-Zawahiri
    Last update: 08:23 11.07.2019
    08:23 11.07.2019

    Al-Qaeda Chief Tells Kashmiri Separatists to 'Bleed India Through Unrelenting Terror Attacks'

    New Delhi (Sputnik): India’s investigation and intelligence agencies are likely to be in a greater state of high alert following al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri's latest video message to separatists in the northern Kashmir Valley to bleed the Indian economy through unrelenting terror attacks.

  • Marines with Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, fire an M982 Excalibur round from an M777 howitzer during a recent fire support mission
    Last update: 22:00 10.07.2019
    22:00 10.07.2019

    India to Buy US-Developed Guided Long-Range Excalibur Munitions

    In an effort to procure munitions with the capability to strike enemy combatants without causing massive collateral damage, the Indian Army is moving ahead with a deal to purchase an undisclosed number of Excalibur projectiles from the US.

  • S-400 air defece systems
    Last update: 18:38 10.07.2019
    18:38 10.07.2019

    India ‘Clearly’ Conveyed Its Requirement for S-400 to US

    New Delhi (Sputnik): A day ahead of tough trade negotiation with the US, the Indian Foreign Ministry stated that it will proceed with the purchase of S-400 air missile defence systems from Russia.

  • Three Chinese naval ships arrive in Sihanoukville this morning for a port of call visit
    Last update: 18:33 10.07.2019
    18:33 10.07.2019

    China, India Navies Need to Cooperate More in Common Waters - Indian Envoy

    New Delhi (Sputnik): In an apparent setback to the informal Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, also known as “the Quad”, India’s Ambassador to China Vikram Misri, has called for more communication between the Indian and Chinese air forces and navies.

  • Condoms
    Last update: 17:42 10.07.2019
    17:42 10.07.2019

    Indian Court Quashes Petition Seeking Condom Ads on Prime Time TV, Sparks Debate

    New Delhi (Sputnik): A Division Bench of the Delhi High Court earlier this week, disposed of a petition, which sought for the removal of the ban, stating it cannot intervene with previous rulings, as they are the policy-decisions of India’s central government.

  • Yo Yo Honey Singh
    Last update: 17:20 10.07.2019
    17:20 10.07.2019

    Indian Rapper in for More Trouble as Women’s Rights Body Aims for his Arrest

    New Delhi (Sputnik): Popular millennial rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh, who was recently called out for lewd lyrics in his song “Makhna” by the chairperson of the Punjab Women Commission, Manisha Gulati, appears to be heading for more trouble with a demand for his arrest.

  • Indian sprinter Dutee Chand displays her silver medals during a press conference in Hyderabad, India, Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018
    Last update: 16:56 10.07.2019
    16:56 10.07.2019

    India's Prime Minister Modi Congratulates Country's First Openly Gay Athlete on Gold Medal

    New Delhi (Sputnik): Adding another golden feather to her hat, Indian sprinter Dutee Chand has won a gold medal at women’s 100-metre Sprint at the 30th World University Games, held in Naples, Italy.

  • Girls School Madhavganj Sherpura, MP
    Last update: 16:53 10.07.2019
    16:53 10.07.2019

    New Teacher Clocking In Method in India's UP State Gives "Face Time" a New Meaning

    New Delhi (Sputnik): In an unusual move to improve the efficiency of government-run schools in a district of India’s Uttar Pradesh state, school teachers are asked to take selfies in their classrooms to confirm their attendance. Failure to upload selfies by 8.00 am will mean losing the day’s salary.

  • Priyanka Chopra attends the Longchamp show during Fashion Week on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 in New York
    Last update: 16:20 10.07.2019
    16:20 10.07.2019

    Priyanka Chopra’s Sensuous Bikini Pics Evoke Sharp Response on Twitter

    New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian actress Priyanka Chopra’s hot pics taken during a recent vacation in Italy by her hubby Nick Jonas has triggered a number of netizens to post strong remarks.

  • Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut displays a creation by Indian designer Manav Gangwani at the India Couture Week 2016, in New Delhi, India, Sunday, July 24, 2016
    Last update: 16:15 10.07.2019
    16:15 10.07.2019

    Bollywood Superstar Faces Media Ban After Smear Campaign

    New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian filmstar Kangana Ranaut has allegedly threatened a journalist and acted in an unforthcoming manner toward the representative of the press - evoking a sharp response from the media fraternity, and prompting the Entertainment Journalists' Guild of India (EJCI) to boycott the superstar until she apologises.

  • Indian Air Force Mirage 2000 fighters fly in formation
    Last update: 16:06 10.07.2019
    16:06 10.07.2019

    IAF Integrates Russian Missiles with its French Mirages Using Israeli Tech - Report

    New Delhi (Sputnik): For close to a decade now, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has been integrating Russian R-73 missiles with its French-built Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft.

  • Sputnik shares experience with young leaders from India
    Last update: 15:19 10.07.2019
    15:19 10.07.2019

    Sputnik Shares Experience With Young Leaders From India

    MOSCOW, Sputnik Press Service – The Sputnik International News Agency and Radio is conducting a series of lectures as part of the SputnikPro project.

  • Mureed Abbas
    Last update: 15:07 10.07.2019
    15:07 10.07.2019

    Pakistani News Anchor Shot Dead in Karachi After News Channel Ban

    On 8 July, Pakistan’s electronic media regulator (Pemra) issued notices to 21 TV channels for airing unedited live telecasts of PML-N vice president Maryam Nawaz’s 6 July press conference in Lahore, in which she claimed that a judge convicted her father under coercion.