A bunch of brave women across Uttar Pradesh have been taking a strong stand against mismatched marriages in a state otherwise in the news for rampant violence against women and dowry-related deaths.
Suspected Naga rebels ambushed and killed 8 Assam Rifles jawans close to the Myanmar border in Nagaland's Mon district on Sunday afternoon. 4 other jawans were seriously injured.
The government is set to introduce a new definition of forests that could exclude urban green belts such as the Mangar Bani range in the NCR and potentially open them up to unchecked commercial use as no prior permission will be needed to cut trees.
The al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) in a video message posted by its media publicity wing As-Sahab productions has mentioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s name for the first time.
After Punjab and Maharashtra, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will soon visit Bihar to meet the families of victims of the cyclonic storm and the earthquake.
Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) MP from Nepal-bordering Gorakhpur,Yogi Adityanath plans to lead a team of right wing organisations to Nepal to assist in the reconstruction of the temples that were damaged in the earthquake.
The police registered two cases against rioters in Kandhla town in Shamli district after the alleged misbehaviour with a group of Jamatis (religious preachers) by some unknown people on Friday.
The Indian Administrative Service (IAS), which mans nearly 90% of the top secretary-level posts, had managed to block a Sixth Pay Commission recommendation to introduce fresh blood into the government from outside the civil services.
At least two Indian IT professionals who recently arrived in the United Kingdom on a Tier 2 visa have fallen victims of a scam — where they were told they were facing jail and deportation, so they paid thousands of pounds to get out of the ‘crisis’.
Notwithstanding recommendation by government panels, railways minister Suresh Prabhu has outrightly ruled out privatisation of the public transporter, saying it was a “bogey” being raised by those who do not want any change.
The government has decided to come up with a new national energy policy, which bears Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s stamp as it focuses on renewable energy and making India energy independent.
A third-year chemical engineering student from the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) was found dead on campus on Saturday evening.
India welcomed on Sunday UNSC's assurance of taking up the issue of Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi's release at its next meeting, and questioned Pakistan's "sincerity" in the matter.
His inability to count has cost a would-be-groom his marriage as the girl refused to tie the knot with him in Bansdeeh area in Ballia district.
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.