The contact was later restored
A 61.16-per cent voter turnout was today recorded in the third phase of the seven-phase Uttar Pradesh polls which concluded by and large peacefully.
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and SP chief Akhilesh Yadav today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over demonetisation saying people will take revenge on BJP
Triple talaq is a "pernicious social practice" that has been "banned or restricted" in many Islamic countries, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said and
A voter turnout of over 55 per cent was recorded till 4 PM today in the 69 constituencies, considered ruling Samajwadi Party stronghold, figuring in
Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav today said there was no rift in the party and his son Akhilesh Yadav will become Uttar Pradesh Chief
Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir passed away at a city hospital here this afternoon.
68-year-old Kabir, who was suffering from a kidney ailment and
Women's self-help group, Kudumbashree, which empowered over 42 lakh households through various entrepreneurial initiatives, is now gearing up to rehabilitate the transgender community in the
DMK today appealed to Tamil Nadu Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao to "nullify" the vote of confidence won by Sasikala loyalist E K Palaniswami, alleging it
Film fraternity in Kerala today came out in support of a noted Malayalam actress, who was harassed by a gang and demanded stringent action against
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today lambasted the SP government for its "failure "to maintain law and order in Uttar Pradesh, saying 'goonda raj' was prevailing
Controversial RJD leader Shahabuddin, brought to Delhi by train early this morning, has been lodged in jail number 2 of Tihar prisons amid foolproof security.
The army has lost 26 soldiers in the line of duty in Jammu and Kashmir in the first two months of 2017, while the security
Besides Stalin, 63 MLAs, three MPs and several DMK cadres who participated in the protest have been named in the FIR.
The green panel directed the inspection team to specify the quantity of the water extracted, the nature of pollutants discharged from the factory and whether the area is over- exploited.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today donated Rs 50,000 to rights activist Irom Sharila's party which is fighting elections in Manipur.
With severe shortage of funds
This is aimed at making the passport issuance process hassle-free and ease burden on passport offices across the country which are grappling with large volume of applications.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's Lok Sabha constituency Lucknow, and SP strongholds Kannauj, Mainpuri and Etawah, figure in this round.
Cabs were available on Ola and Uber's apps throughout the day in the national capital.
DMK Working President M K Stalin was today detained after he sat on a protest at Marina beach here against the alleged attack on him
Torn shirts of Speaker P. Dhanapal and Leader of Opposition M.K. Stalin, toppled chairs, strewn pieces of paper and microphones bore testimony to a virtual
Union Minister Rajnath Singh today took a dig at Rahul Gandhi, saying the Congress Vice President had to ride the 'bicycle' when his much-hyped 'khaat
A total of 189 crorepati candidates are in fray for the fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections to be held on February 23, while
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam said people of the state would decide whether the victory of the Palanisami government in the trust vote
The ongoing economic blockade in Manipur and demonetisation have dealt a dual blow to the traders dealing with poll materials with orders and delivery badly
NCP President Sharad Pawar today asserted that his party will not bail out the BJP Government in Maharashtra if it is reduced to minority and
Controversial RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin reached here today enroute to Delhi where he would be lodged in Tihar jail in accordance with the direction of
India's only live volcano in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands which had started showing activity in the year 1991 after being dormant for over 150
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was today directed to appear on March 21 before a Delhi court which granted him exemption from personal appearance for the
The economic blockade in Manipur is "a gameplan of Congress" which is not sincere in solving the issue with the Chief Minister confining to barracks
The bench also refused to give much time to the Centre for filing response to the plea seeking to curb the dumping of hazardous waste from other countries in India.
WHO completed the assessment of the status of the Indian vaccine regulatory system against WHO NRA Global Benchmarking Tool (GBT) and measured the maturity of the system in India.
There is no woman judge among the five new judges appointed in the Supreme Court who were sworn -in today.
With the new appointments, while the
Former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam tonight urged AIADMK MLAs to vote against the vote of confidence sought by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami,
The statement did not specify where the terrorists were killed or about the arrests and said "details will be shared".
Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu today said the Centre would extend all support to the Tamil Nadu government irrespective of who the Chief Minister is
Dubbing Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a "merchant of falsehood" after he promised loan waivers to farmers with an eye on UP polls, a farmers'
The Bombay High Court today directed YouTube to forthwith delete a secretly-shot video of the proceedings in a high court judge's courtroom and issued notices
Making her maiden speech during the ongoing UP Assembly polls, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his "adopted son" remark, asking
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, a loyalist of V K Sasikala, will seek a trust vote in the Assembly tomorrow and barring any
Rahul Gandhi today invoked two Bollywood blockbusters to take a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he promised "achhe din" like Shah Rukh Khan
The Jat agitation in Haryana seeking reservation in education and government jobs among other demands entered its 20th day today, even as the members of
The statement of Nathuram Godse, along with other relevant records related to the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi, should be "proactively disclosed" on the website of
A case has been registered against two operators of an NGO that supplied mid day meals contaminated with a dead rat due to which nine
Voters at a village here boycotted the local body polls to protest the death of seven persons after alleged consumption of adulterated liquor at a
In a tit for tat move, the O Panneerselvam camp today "removed" AIADMK General Secretary V K Sasikala and her two relatives from the party
An accused in a tripple murder during 2013-Muzaffarnagar riots has been arrested from Titawi area in the district, police said today.
Sunil alias Lala, who is
A Delhi court today awarded ten- year jail term to a man, facing trial in the 2005 Diwali-eve serial blasts that had claimed 67 lives,
After a dramatic revolt by O Panneerselvam against party chief V K Sasikala, Edappadi K Palaniswami successfully emerged as her Man Friday, easing out other
The Special Investigation Team (SIT), which is re-investigating 58 cases of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, has submitted a report to the Supreme Court about the