The Delhi High Court today agreed to hear a plea seeking direction to the Centre for taking control over the Indian Premier League by separating it from BCCI in view of irregularities including spot-fixing cropping up in the cash-rich cricket tournament.
BJP today sought to paint a dismal picture of UPA II by holding it responsible for the economic gloom and pointing towards its failure in giving the country any leadership.
She lives in a shanty in Jaiprakash slum area, Betul. The shanty is adjacent to highway as well as railway track and, therefore, throughout the day she had to put up with sound of heavy vehicles or the trains as she studied for her high school examination.
Teacher performance will be rated for promotions, but will not be decisive, the UGC has decided; the move will please teacher unions – but is a step back from promise of quality. Charu Sudan Kasturi reports.
With his eyes set on upcoming assembly elections, Delhi BJP chief Vijay Goel on Monday asked councillors of North MCD to focus on people’s problems and highlight corporation’s achievements.
BJP today expressed reservations over appointment of Shashi Kant Sharma as CAG, saying there could be a "conflict of interest" as he will be auditing defence deals in which he had a role as defence secretary.
The Bharatiya Janata Party today challenged Azam Khan of the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh to pit himself against BJP general secretary Varun Gandhi in the Lok Sabha polls next year.
Ever been followed desperately by some man or a woman on the road, got stalked online or been getting irritating crank calls? Do not fall prey to them even if they show interest in you as these stalkers might be mentally ill.
A multi-level marketing company owner, who allegedly cheated over 250 people of more than R1 crore and escaped to Dubai, was arrested as soon he arrived at the Delhi airport here, police said on Tuesday.
Delhi has emerged as the most preferred destination for overseas travellers to India, says a study by an online accommodation booking website.
Dentist Rajesh Talwar on Tuesday told a special court that the CBI did not carry out a dummy test at their Jalvayu Vihar residence in Noida where his daughter Aarushi and servant Hemraj were killed five years ago.
Uttar Pradesh lokayukta justice (retd) NK Mehrotra has said that he had not given clean chit to former chief minister Mayawati of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in the Rs. 1,410-crore Dalit memorials scam.
There was no respite from the heat in the country's capital today with the minimum temperature settling four notches above average at 30.3 degrees Celsius, the hottest morning of the season so far. Tuesday was the season's hottest day.
For a quiet, low-profile bureaucrat with a reputation for brutal efficiency, Shashi Kant Sharma sure will not have an easy job when he takes over as comptroller and auditor general (CAG) on Wednesday.