The spectacular debut of the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP in the Delhi polls and his one-time mentor Anna Hazare’s fast in Ralegan Siddhi prompted the government to pull out the Lokpal Bill from cold storage on Tuesday.
Calling him a venerated elder and a great soul, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said India has no doubt that the world will honour the historic legacy of Nelson Mandela who taught the true meaning of forgiveness and reconciliation.
The four people who attacked and slashed the throat of Gen KS Brar in central London in September last year for his role in the 1984 Operation Bluestar were on Tuesday sentenced to jail at the Southwark Crown Court.
Post-poll uncertainty continues in Delhi after AAP convenor Arvind Kerjiwal today said that his party will not support the BJP in forming the government and rejected party leader Prashant Bhushan's suggestion.
A Bangladeshi Islamist leader convicted of mass murder and rape during the country's 1971 independence war will be hanged just after midnight, the prisons chief said.
Analysis of sedimentary deposits gathered by Nasa's Mars rover Curiosity shows a freshwater lake existed for at least tens of thousands of years, and possibly longer.
After what happened in the Delhi assembly elections, the question being asked in Mumbai is: Will something similar happen in our city and state?
Domestic cooking gas (LPG) price was on Tuesday hiked by Rs.
3.46 per cylinder after the government raised the commission paid to dealers by over 9%.
A 37-year-old yoga teacher has been arrested for allegedly raping a 33-year-old Dutch tourist at a popular Goa beach, 30 km from Panaji, police said.
The Supreme Court today said that red beacon lights without flashers would be used on the vehicles of only high constitutional functionaries and blue beacon lights will be used only on emergency services and police.
A day after a speeding Aston Martin crashed into another car, causing injuries to several people, the Gamdevi police said that they have found the driver of the luxury car, who allegedly fled from the scene of accident soon as the crash took place.
Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day while the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2pm on Tuesday after uproar over various issues including JPC report on 2G, Telangana, price rise and death of children in relief camps for riot victims in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh.
Veteran social activist Anna Hazare began an indefinite hunger strike from Tuesday to press for the passage of the Jan Lokpal Bill in Parliament.
The 13 Seemandhra districts agitating against Andhra Pradesh bifurcation, once again erupted in protests on Monday — Congress chief Sonia Gandhi’s birthday — terming it a day of betrayal.
Writers Mac William Bishop and Christopher Chivers said in the lawsuit that employees of the department responsible for securing US borders subjected them to questioning last May as they prepared to board an international flight.