Raja Ravi Varma’s untitled painting of Damayanti sold for about Rs11.09 crores at Sotheby’s New York Sale of Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art, fetching over double its upper estimate of about Rs4.58 crores.
India brushed aside China's opposition to Dalai Lama's upcoming visit to Arunachal Pradesh saying that it had no control over his travel plans within India. The foreign ministry also said that political motives should not be read into the visit.
KANPUR: The father of terror suspect Saifullah, killed in a 12 hour operation in Lucknow on Wednesday, said his son was a traitor and refused to accept his body for last rites. Saifullah is suspected to be linked to Tuesday's Ujjain train blast in which 10 people were injured.
India may get its first fully foreign owned airline after the Indian government allowed 100% FDI in the sector last June. Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker on Wednesday said that he plans to start an airline in India with the investment arm of Qatar government.