The family of a 13-year-old girl who died after being thrown off a bus in Punjab’s Moga by her molesters accepted compensation offered by the state government on Sunday, marking an end to days of tug of war that caused a major embarrassment to the ruling Badal family and hogged national headlines.
A cumbersome process for military procurements has been blamed by a parliamentary panel for India missing out on "the mother of all deals" for purchasing 126 combat jets, instead of which only 36 will be bought from the same French manufacturer.
It is difficult to be an unbeliever in a religious society. Atheist Sachi Mohanty ruminates on the need to question conservatism and debunk religion.
The abduction of a prominent Gaya-based doctor and his wife on the busy Grand Trunk Road has sent shockwaves across Bihar.
Villagers in Ratnagiri swing between hope, despair and apathy as they continue their resistance against the Jaitapur nuclear power project, slated to be the world's biggest
Ten rear coaches of a Duronto Express, going from Mumbai to Ernakulam, derailed in a tunnel near Balli railway station in Goa on Sunday morning, a railway official said. No casualties were reported.
A UNSC committee has assured India that it will take up the issue of Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi at its next meeting, after India expressed concern that the LeT commander's release from a Pakistani jail violates the provisions of the global body.
In a bizzare incident, a cow has got an admit card issued by authorities on her name to write a professional entrance examination next week.
The Narendra Modi government is set to scrap the UPA-era system of plotting a poverty line to separate the haves from the have-nots, replacing it with an Aadhaar-based mechanism of measurable deprivation indicators to design flexible welfare schemes for the poor, sources told HT.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will meet home-buyers on Saturday to discuss concerns about a new real estate bill that his party has termed anti-consumer.
India has sought UN's intervention in the release of Mumbai terror attack mastermind and LeT commander Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, saying it was in violation of the norms of the global body and it should raise the matter with Pakistan.
The merger of Janata Parivar, especially the Janata Dal (U) and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) in Bihar, appears to have hit a roadblock over the issue of how the two components of the ‘merged entity’ will share seats for the Bihar assembly poll due later this year.
An assistant sub inspector (ASI) on Saturday allegedly shot at and injured his senior before committing suicide in Vakola police station in suburban Mumbai, police said.
While Jammu saw angry protests, senior BJP leader and Union minister Jitendra Singh said the state government had taken proactive action in Alam’s case and hoped the same would be repeated for Geelani.
The Delhi police on Saturday arrested newspaper baron and chairman of Deccan Chronicle Holdings Ltd (DCHL) T Venkattram Reddy for allegedly beating up a private finance adviser and threatening to kill him, police said.