From the unprecedented press conference of Supreme Court judges to Kerala floods, farmers' protests, NRC and much more. Here's your comprehensive round-up of the top news that dominated the national discourse in 2018
PM Modi flew from Varanasi to Bengaluru on Monday night to pay his last respect to Union Minister Ananth Kumar.
Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister and BJP leader Ananth Kumar died at a private hospital in the early hours of Monday after battling lung cancer for several months. He was 59.
Known for his political adroitness, Kumar, a six-time MP, had managed to be in the inner circle of the central leadership of the BJP -- be it during the heyday of Vajpayee or Advani and now Modi.
Kumar, 59, died at a private hospital in Bengaluru in the early hours of Monday after battling lung cancer for several months, hospital authorities said.
The Centre announced to fly the National Flag at half mast throughout the country to honour Late Union Minister Ananth Kumar.
Kumar, 59, died at a private hospital in Bengaluru in the early hours of Monday after battling lung cancer for several months.
Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara had alleged that Karnataka was losing key defence projects to other states under the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) rule.
"Hon'ble Prime Minister has stated that the state governments must deal sternly against anti-social elements that create violence in the name of cow protection," Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said.
Yeddyurappa and Kumar were also allegedly caught on mic saying that they had given money to the BJP leaders in the past but had never maintained a diary.
In this photo provided by Imagen de Chile, people view a total solar eclipse from Polar Union Glacier Camp in Antarctica.Felipe Trueba, Imagen Chile via AP
Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands in action during practice session for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix in Jiddah.AP Photo/Hassan Ammar
In this photo released by Saudi Royal Palace, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, accompanies French President Emmanuel Macron, center, as he is greeted by Saudi officials upon his arrival in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.AP/PTI
Barcelona's Sergio Busquets, left, tussles for the ball with Betis' Andres Guardado during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Barcelona and Real Betis at the Camp Nou stadium, in Barcelona, Spain.AP/PTI
Wolverhampton Wanderers' goalkeeper Jose Sa makes a save in front of Liverpool's Sadio Mane during the English Premier League soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Liverpool at the Molineux Stadium in...AP/PTI
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.