In a bizarre political fight, arival of senior Karnataka Congress leader and MLA D K Shivakumar has alleged that his henchmen had dug deep trench around his house in Kanakapura constituency, making it difficult for them to move out.
US President Barack Obama said that China has understood his "very blunt" message that cyber-hacking against the United States will lead to a deterioration of relations between the two powers.
Turkey warned on Monday it may bring in the army to help quell nationwide anti-government protests
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today indicated readiness to make way for Rahul Gandhi if the UPA wins the Lok Sabha elections next year.
Mallikarjun Kharge is likely to be shifted to railways ministry from the labour ministry, while Congress leader from Rajasthan Sis Ram Ola might be given charge of the surface transport ministry.Padding up for poll season
Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi today announced Rs. 5 lakh each for the patients who tested HIV-positive after receiving blood from a state-run hospital. He also said the government would bear the medical expenses for the treatment of the victims.
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s invitation to China North Industries Corporation (NORINCO) to ostensibly help Islamabad in energy infrastructure development has raised eyebrows in South Block given the company’s alleged involvement in supplies to India’s northeast insurgent groups, Shishir Gupta reports.
Former Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi has decided to quit his post of chairman of the empowered committee of state finance ministers on the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
Finance minister P Chidambaram today favoured easing of caps on foreign direct investment (FDI) in some sectors amid indications that the government was readying a series of measures to attract foreign investment and dollar inflows into India.
A day after walking out of NDA, JD(U) president Sharad Yadav today said his party could consider coming back to the alliance if veteran BJP leader L K Advani gets back at the helm of the party.
Thousands of defiant protesters attempting to converge on central Istanbul's Taksim Square on Sunday were kept away by police firing repeated rounds of tear gas, as the government maintained a hard line against rekindled demonstrations.
Four coaches of the Intercity Express derailed in Fatehganj Paschimi area, disrupting rail traffic between Moradabad and Bareilly late on Sunday night.
The heat from the solar panel installation scam appears set to singe Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy, Ramesh Babu reports.
Despite belonging to a numerically insignificant caste Kurmi, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar is entering uncharted territory and will have to navigate state’s politics skillfully. Varghese K George
reports.BJP's parting shot: Nitish's speech praising Modi
The Gujarat high court today directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to complete its probe into the police encounter deaths of college student Ishrat Jahan and three others by July 4 and file a final report. Mahesh Langa