Seven persons were killed and over 20 others injured when a bus carrying pilgrims from Madhya Pradesh overturned in Sahayal area in Auriya district of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Sunday.
After recording statements of three governors in connection with the alleged bungling in purchase of VVIP helicopters, the focus of CBI's probe into the Rs.
3,600 crore deal has shifted to meetings held in this connection in 2003 when the previous NDA regime was in power and it may go through the records of meetings held in November that year.
The Indian Air Force scrambled two of its frontline combat aircrafts on Sunday morning after two international commercial flights of Turkey, flying from Pakistan, reportedly violated the Indian airspace in western sector.
Normal life was disrupted in Kashmir Valley due to the strike called by separatist groups in memory of the 22 persons killed during protests against Dogra forces in 1931.
The Tamil Nadu unit of Congress on Sunday said it was "regrettable" that a High Court Judge was denied entry into a club here for wearing dhoti, the state's traditional attire.
Minister for women and child development Maneka Gandhi on Sunday favoured treating juveniles accused of heinous crimes like rape on par with adult offenders.
The Army has been kept on stand-by as tension mounted in Assam’s Baksa district on Sunday when bodies of three more persons, kidnapped by suspected National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit) militants, were retrieved from Beki River.
CBI may examine Bollywood actor and Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Mithun Chakraborty in connection with its probe in the Saradha ponzi scam as the agency has found that he was allegedly part of the promotion exercise undertaken by the promoters.
Cyberabad Police on Sunday busted a rave party and arrested 26 persons, including 12 women, after raiding a poultry farm premises at Shamirpet area in Hyderabad.
The son of a former Bihar minister was lynched by a mob after he was allegedly caught while attempting to steal a vehicle in Samastipur district in the wee hours on Sunday.
It is not just big corporates and politicos that are using social media sites like Twitter to reach out to their base. The microblogging site has attracted a much more niche (albeit not unlikely) user too — escort services agencies.
The 45-year-old son of a Samajwadi Party leader allegedly committed suicide by consuming some poisonous substance, police said on Sunday.
As part of efforts to ensure safety of women, public sector units (PSUs) are being roped in to build toilets, a priority area for NDA government, minister for women and child development Maneka Gandhi has said.
Already at the loggerheads with the Centre on Polavaram Bill, the government headed by TRS in Telangana has opposed the government’s proposal to have a joint force for controlling the law and order situation in Hyderabad and a special cell to deal with hate crime there.
Five more babies have died in the Malda Medical College and Hospital since Saturday, taking the toll in the crib deaths at the facility to 12 in two days.