Six hours after the offices of Shastri Bhawan officially closed, the three CISF personnel standing guard outside stare curiously at the lights still on inside the building and the shadowy figures in the corridors.
The NDA government's Saturday budget has received a mixed response from the affiliates of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, which continued to maintain a silence on the first full budget by the BJP-led regime.
As the PDP-BJP combine finally joined hands to run the state together, Kashmir and Jammu remained vertically split in their reactions to the coalition government.
The political career of influential separatist-turned-mainstream leader Sajjad Lone, who heads the Peoples Conference (PC), came full circle on Sunday when he took oath by the Indian constitution to upheld Jammu and Kashmir’s integrity.
The Supreme Court has said that a rape convict can be awarded lesser punishment if courts find “adequate and special” reasons for doing so.
Jammu and Kashmir Sunday got a coalition government as PDP leader Mufti Mohammad Sayeed was sworn in as the chief minister, giving the BJP its first shot at power in the state after two-month-long negotiations saw both the parties climb down from stated positions on key issues.
CAG's astronomical Rs 1.86 lakh crore loss figure in coal block allocations had raised some doubts initially, but the auction of less than 10 per cent of those mines alone has garnered Rs 1.10 lakh crore, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday.
Hindus should boycott the Khan triumvirate of Bollywood as they promote love jihad, and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi should marry an Indian girl and settle down.
Three financial documents – finance commission report, railway and general budgets – presented in the past week have exposed a political rift developing between the allies Narendra Modi and Nara Chandrababu Naidu.
Son of a security aide of erstwhile Maharaja Hari Singh of Jammu and Kashmir, it has been a long wait for Nirmal Kumar Singh of BJP to come to the centre stage of state politics.
Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed stoked a controversy on Sunday by stating that the Hurriyat, Pakistan and militants had allowed a conducive atmosphere for the recently held assembly polls in the state.
Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar landed in Bhutan's capital Sunday on the first leg of his visit to four SAARC countries.
Some 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of hearing loss due to unsafe use of personal audio devices, including smartphones, and exposure to damaging levels of sound at nightclubs, bars and sporting events, the WHO has warned.
In a bizarre suggestion, a senior Madhya Pradesh minister has sought a law that allows people to domesticate or keep as pets big cats like lions and tigers for their conservation.
A local lawyer on Saturday filed a public interest litigation (PIL) in the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court seeking to know the whereabouts of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi who has taken a sabbatical.