Iranian ports' annual cargo transit capacity reached 20 million tons, following the development of related infrastructure, said an official with the Ports and Maritime Organizations (PMO).
Pakistan's Minister of State for Finance Rana Muhammad Afzal expressed optimism for early resumption of banking ties between Islamabad and Tehran.
Iran exported 147.2 kilograms of saffron during March 21-December 21, 2017, recording a 35-percent growth compared to the figure for the same period last year, said deputy chairman of Iran's National Saffron Council.
Iran is planning to launch a petrochemical sulfur dismantling unit in the western province of Ilam next spring, a senior energy official announced.
Iran’s Attorney General Mohammad Ja’far Montazeri ordered a full investigation into the cause of a tragic incident of collision between an Iranian oil tanker and a Chinese freighter in the East China Sea.
A spectator aged 19 years was gored to death by a bull during a Jallikattu event at Palamedu in Madurai district of Tamil Nadu on Monday. Over 25 people were injured in the bull-taming event.
A valiant 153 from Virat Kohli and a crucial 38 from Ravichandran Ashwin formed the crux of India's batting on Day 3 as the visitors nudged their first innings total to 307, trailing South Africa by only 28 runs in the second Test at Supersports Park, Centurion on Monday.
The Chinese reaction came following comments by Gen Rawat two days ago that India needs to shift focus from its border with Pakistan to that of China and spoke of pressure being exerted by Beijing along the Line of Actual Control.
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today lauded his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi as "a revolutionary leader in the best sense of the word" and let him know that he's available for a yoga class with him any time. Netanyahu, also joked that he and his wife were excited to visit Bollywood.
Kohli was unbeaten on 85 when he resumed proceedings on Day 3 and took just 16 balls to get there, taking India past the 200-run margin.
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Four senior-most Supreme Court judges who had last week held an unprecedented press conference and raised issue of assignment of cases, today attended court and took up routine work, with Attorney General terming these developments as "a storm in a tea cup".
The four judges - Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph - have taken up their respective business on the first working day of the top court after the January 12 press conference.
The four senior Supreme Court judges, who aired their grievances against the Chief Justice of India (CJI) at a press conference, were back at work today, reported news agency PTI.
Pakistan got in touch with India through diplomatic channels to protest Army chief Bipin Rawat's comments on calling Islamabad's nuclear bluff, reported The Nation, a Pakistani newspaper. "India has been told that such statements will only worsen the tension," said Pakistani foreign ministry officials to Nation.
The idea of a single over-arching identity number for all citizens issued by the state is not new, but in most developed countries, passport and driver’s licence remain the most-accepted IDs
ID cards started as a tool to track citizens.
In a big surprise to employees, Infosys has given 95% of variable pay in the December quarter - a rare gesture and the highest level of payout in the past nine quarters.