Days after Mulayam Singh Yadav warned UP ministers to 'mend' their ways, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday sacked two ministers – Anand Singh and Manoj Kumar Paras – for anti-party activities.
Shiv Sena on Sunday said it smeltconspiracy in announcement by MNS chief Raj Thackeray that his party will support Narendra Modi for the post of Prime Minister and also contest the Lok Sabha elections.
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The defence ministry on Sunday said the indigenous nuclear-powered submarine programme would not suffer due to the accident related to an under-construction boat at the ship building centre (SBC) in Visakhapatnam on Saturday.
A 35-year-old Noida-based software engineer was Sunday found murdered at his residence in Indirapuram area, Ghaziabad. C S Dayakar was found dead by his wife Vaishali this morning when she returned to their residence in Rail Vihar Society of Indirapuram from her parental home.
A Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister on Sunday said he was ready to face BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi if he contested the Lok Sabha elections from Meerut.
Actor-filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar will contest the Lok Sabha election from Mumbai North-West as a Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) candidate.
A marathon spelling bee between two Kansas City-area students who exhausted the initial word list last month ended after 29 more rounds Saturday when the eventual runner-up stumbled over the word 'stifling.'
There will be no ceiling oncarrying legitimate cash by the public in view of the security and anti-blackmoney measures initiated by the EC for Lok Sabha polls, but surveillance squads will have the power to intercept any suspicious transportation of cash.
RSS on Sunday said it is worried about reported Varanasi seat row between BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and senior leader Murali Manohar Joshi, but was confident that the party would solve it.
In yet another setback for the Congress party in Madhya Pradesh, former IAS officer Bhagirath Prasad defected to the BJP a day after he was granted a ticket from Bhind.
Haryana business magnate-cum-politician Venod Sharma on Sunday kept the door open for a possible rapprochement with the BJP, saying that he was keen to work for any front backing the NDA's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.
Union agriculture minister Sharad Pawar's helicopter Sunday made an emergency landing in Beed district because of bad weather, police said. The chopper made emergency landing at 3.11 PM, police said, adding that later the NCP chief left for Parbhani.
More than 18 months after the first FIR in the coal scam probe, the CBI is ready to file its first chargesheet on Monday. It has been timed keeping in mind Monday's hearing in the SC, which is monitoring the probe.
In a keenly contested primary election for picking the candidate for Wardha Lok Sabha constituency in Maharashtra, Sagar Meghe on Sunday defeated Charulata Tokas by 46 votes.