The Statesman (India)

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​It is common in Afghanistan for women to be known only as the “wife of” or “daughter of” someone. Often their names are omitted from wedding invites and even gravestones.

NAGPUR, India (The Statesman/ANN) -  Several BJP leaders made a beeline to the RSS headquarters in Nagpur where the three-day meeting of the organisation's highest decision-making body, Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Sabha, is going on.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron inaugurated the first International Solar Alliance (ISA) Summit on Sunday at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Cultural Centre here.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​It is called ‘Hammer’ and it will do to asteroids what Thor’s hammer, Mjölnir, did to the Asgardian God’s enemies. What is more, there will not be one Hammer but an entire fleet of them.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​With the run-up time for this year’s assembly polls in several states contracting fast, and stage for the 2019 finals already in sight, the recent Union Budget attempted some ambitious allocations in the agriculture sector.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​Now that the advocates of the High Court at Calcutta have unanimously decided to continue their cease-work for another two weeks ~ and this is the third and fourth successive week ~ it has become absolutely obligatory for them to justify their decision before the people at large and more particularly to the hapless litigants of West Bengal, all of whom clamour for early disposal of their respective cases.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - A total of 14 agreements were signed between India and France in the presence of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron in New Delhi on Saturday. The pacts cover strategic areas such as defence and nuclear energy as well as people-to-people ties such as in the education sector.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​A special court here on Friday granted the CBI the custody of Karti Chidambaram, son of ex-Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram, for three more days for his further custodial interrogation in the INX Media case, even as the Delhi High Court restrained the ED from arresting Karti in an alleged related money laundering case till 20 March.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​French President Emmanuel Macron was accorded a ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhavan by President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday. The French President was accompanied by his wife Brigitte Macron.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​In her four-decade-long career in the film industry, Shyama was cast in a good many films opposite top stars of her time and most of these films were box office hits. She was critically admired for her performances in these films but, curiously enough, she could herself never be in the top league of actresses of her time.