Tamil Nadu is bracing for a bandh called by DMK-led opposition parties tomorrow in support of drought-hit farmers even as the state government asserted that
AIADMK (Amma) leader TTV Dhinakaran has confessed to meeting Sukesh Chandrsekar, the arrested middleman in the EC bribery case, assuming he was a high court
In order to ensure "uninterrupted "supply to liquor outlets across the city, the Delhi excise department has directed all distributors to maintain one week's stock
People won't be denied or terminated from jobs if they suffer from HIV/AIDS, as per a new law.
At least 25 CRPF personnel were killed and seven wounded in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district today, the deadliest ambush by naxalites of security forces this year.
Days after the two factions of AIADMK announced panels for the merger talk, the move hit yet another roadblock today as both sides blamed each
The Supreme Court on Monday transferred to the National Green Tribunal (NGT) a 23-year-old PIL on pollution in River Yamuna. NGT will now oversee the
The Supreme Court on Monday transferred to the National Green Tribunal (NGT) a 23-year-old PIL on pollution in River Yamuna. NGT will now oversee the aspect
Gangster Chhota Rajan and three retired public servants were today held guilty by a special court here in a fake passport case. Special Judge
A Delhi court today issued notice to CBI on a plea of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's wife over the charge sheet filed against
Both the Houses of Bihar Legislature today unanimously adopted the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill along with the Bihar taxation (Amendment) Bill, becoming the
On Monday, clashes broke out between protesting students and security forces at S P College here, police said.
No casualties were reported in the incident.
In an unusually harsh editorial, The New York Times has described India's security crackdown in Kashmir as "brutal" and cautioned that it will feed more
Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar turned 44 on Monday and was inundated with best wishes from the cricketing fraternity across the globe.
Wishes poured in for
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today said the situation in Jammu and Kashmir would improve in the next two or three months, after
Nearly 300 WhatsApp groups were being used to mobilise stone-pelters in Kashmir to disrupt security forces' operations at encounter sites, of which 90 per cent
India should focus less on speeding up the process of building aircraft carriers to contain China in the Indian Ocean and more on its economic
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and emphasised that dialogue was the only way to prevent the situation
A 40-year-old security guard posted at a bungalow, frequently visited by late chief minister J Jayalalithaa in Kodanad near here, was found murdered, police said
The AAP today appeared to press the panic button at the end of polling to Delhi's municipal corporations with the party sniping at the state
The BJP could be headed for a landslide victory in the Delhi municipal polls with two exit polls predicting the party finishing way ahead of
Irked over the delay in sending polling percentages by the officials concerned, the State Election Commission (SEC) has decided to issue memos to them.
Polling to elect Delhi's municipal councillors ended at 5.30 PM here today.
However, those who entered the polling stations before the stipulated time will be allowed
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has raised the issue of restrictions on H-1B visa with his US counterpart Steven Mnuchin as India fears the curb would
Three of the four death row convicts in the December 16 gangrape and murder case have moved the Delhi High Court challenging the 10-year jail
Appreciating that Indo-Israel ties were more "visible" after the Modi government has come to power, Israel said today that India's policy of not having a
The US has accused top Indian IT firms TCS and Infosys of unfairly cornering the lion's share of H-1B visas by putting extra tickets in
A Kerala minister has accused an IAS officer of allegedly conspiring with the RSS for pulling down a cross erected in an "encroached" land in
Around 46 per cent of the electorate exercised their franchise till 4 PM today in elections to all the three municipal corporations, with north Delhi leading the tally.
Woman author Rashmi Bansal has accused venture investor Mahesh Murthy of sexual harassment 13 years ago, which he has denied as "absolute and complete lies".
Voters in a few municipal wards faced problems as Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) at some polling booths did not work properly in the city.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the consensus on Goods and Services Tax (GST) reflects the spirit of 'one nation, one aspiration, one determination'.
Why can't women live in peace in this country, a Supreme Court bench, apparently exasperated over growing crimes against women, has observed.
The observation came when
Municipal elections to two wards in Delhi have been postponed due to the death of two candidates, an official said today.
The two wards are Maujpur
A PIL has been moved in the Delhi High Court seeking a ban on 66 pesticides used in India, claiming these are banned or restricted
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today advocated prohibition across India, saying that it would unite all sections of the society.
"Every religion is against consumption of
Almirah, cauliflower, spectacles, auto-rickshaw and sewing machine are some of the symbols used by Independent candidates, adding colour and humour to the municipal polls in
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami today met farmers from the state who have been protesting at Jantar Mantar for the last 39 days. The
State-owned Air India is hiring over 80 junior pilots for its wide-body Boeing B777 and B787 aircraft to meet the shortage of cockpit crew.
Voting began this morning for the Delhi municipal polls to 272 wards in which the ruling BJP is locked in a triangular battle with the
Two militants were killed in an operation carried out by the Army in Budgam district in Jammu and Kashmir. A Srinagar based defense spokesperson has
Mehmood Butt, 50, who hails from Gujranwala district in Punjab province, started eating on leaves at the age of 25 as he had no work and could not afford a basic meal.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his advice to bureaucrats asking them not to use social media
Indian economy will grow at a clip of 7.5 per cent this fiscal, up from 7.1 per cent in the previous year, and remains resilient
Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla has ordered removal of beacon from his official car.
The Chief Minister's directive in this regard comes days after the Union
Lt Governor Anil Baijal "fires one bullet at me" every day, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said. This is Kejriwal's first direct attack
With the upcoming state assembly polls and next Lok Sabha elections on his mind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the party chief ministers tomorrow
A day after she was expelled from the Congress, Barkha Shukla Singh today joined the BJP and lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's policies. She
AIADMK (Amma) leader TTV Dhinakaran was today questioned by the police here over an alleged attempt to bribe an EC official for retaining the 'two