A doctor allegedly carried out sterilisation surgeries on 27 women in an hour at a primary health centre in Chandauli recently without proper arrangements in place, prompting the district authorities to order a probe.
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal jumped from one controversy to another as he arrived in Bengaluru on Thursday with images on local television channels of his car zipping through two toll gates without paying for passage.
The BJP local unit on Thursday condemned the "divisive" remarks of Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohmmad Sayeed and asked the leader to concentrate on implementation of Common Minimum Programme.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is set to seek fresh legal opinion on the option of prosecuting former Maharashatra chief minister Ashok Chavan for his suspected role in Mumbai's Adarsh Society scam for alleged misconduct under the Prevention of Corruption (PC) act.
A united Opposition has multiple options to delay the passage of the contentious land acquisition and insurance bills in Parliament, leaving the government staring at a long road ahead to deliver big-ticket reforms and shore up the economy.
A carefully-crafted itinerary is on the works for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s forthcoming visit to Sri Lanka. The itinerary likely includes a trip to Anuradhapura, a sacred Buddhist city steeped in the richness of the Sinhalese civilisation.
A few days after PDP -BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir started with a promise of engaging with the separatists, moderate Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq says he has no problems in talking with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The government has told the Supreme Court that nominating a senior advocate as an eminent jurist in the selection committee for appointing a chairperson and members of the Lokpal would not lead to conflict of interest even if the practicing lawyer appears before a Supreme Court judge who could be in consideration for the post.
Three images captured by Mangalyaan – India’s first spacecraft to Mars - has been uploaded in social media a day before Holi.
Despite allegations of sexual harassment, RK Pachauri, director general of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) is still part of some prominent international bodies, even though he has resigned as the chairperson of the Nobel-prize winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and as member of Prime Minister’s Council on Climate Change.
Asserting that the land bill is not anti-farmer, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday criticised the opposition for creating hurdles in the passage of the measure in Rajya Sabha, where the NDA government does not have a majority.
A mob lynched an alleged rapist, said to be a Bangladeshi national, on Thursday after breaking into a central jail in Nagaland's Dimapur town and dragging him out.
The government is unlikely to be able to fully keep the controversial documentary on the December 16 gang-rape out of reach for Indian users for long, as the video spread far and wide on the internet within hours of its telecast in Britain.
After having skipped the party’s protest against the land acquisition ordinance last month, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is likely to join an agitation by farmers from Bhatta-Parsaul on the issue in Delhi on March 16.
Former union minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has been absolved by the Central Administrative Tribunal of the charge of putting pressure on AIIMS doctor to submit a "tailor-made autopsy report" in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case.