- Mar 28, 2015 19:45 IST
"Both Rahul and Priyanka will be among you all very soon," Sonia Gandhi said while replying to questions in Amethi on whereabouts of the party vice President. She, however, did not specify the exact timing of his return.
- Mar 28, 2015 19:38 IST
India on Saturday took the first step towards developing an indigenous airborne warning and control system (AWACS), with the defence acquisition council (DAC) giving its go-ahead to a Rs 5,113 crore project involving mounting two such complex surveillance systems on the European Airbus A330 platform.
- Mar 28, 2015 19:16 IST
Virednra Kumar, who filed the petition has demanded action against the 14 artistes including Alia Bhatt, Deepika Padukone and Sonakshi Sinha under sections 292 (sale etc of obscene books), 294 (obscene acts and songs) and 120B (punishment of criminal conspiracy) of the IPC.
- Mar 28, 2015 17:50 IST
The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) on Saturday launched its fourth navigational satellite IRNSS-ID from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, making the country inch closer towards having its own Global Positional System (GPS) like the US.
- Mar 28, 2015 18:00 IST
Air India confirmed on Saturday that there had been a medical emergency on its London-Delhi flight last week, but denied that it had been connected with any attempt improperly to gain access to the aircraft’s cockpit.
- Mar 28, 2015 18:24 IST
Barely three months after transferring him to Mizoram, the Narendra Modi government on Saturday sacked governor Aziz Qureshi who had resisted previous attempts to ease him out of the gubernatorial office.
- Mar 28, 2015 15:50 IST
The Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday drew flak over the infighting from other parties which asked it to put its house in order and focus on delivering on its election promises made to the people of Delhi.
- Mar 28, 2015 16:27 IST
A 15-year old class IX girl was allegedly gang-raped at Uttarpara in Hooghly district, police said on Saturday.
- Mar 28, 2015 15:16 IST
Millions across the globe will switch off all non-essential lights and electrical appliances for an hour from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm on Saturday. This is part of the global Earth Hour initiative.
- Mar 28, 2015 15:33 IST
Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday met the farmers who have suffered losses due untimely rains in her Rae Bareli constituency and visited the families of the victims of the recent Bachrawan train accident and assured them of all possible assistance.
- Mar 28, 2015 10:34 IST
Noted scientist and former Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) Anil Kakodkar on Saturday said that IITs "should be left alone" to take their decisions. "Selection of the director of such institutes should be more serious. You can't just talk to 36 people in one day and make a decision."
- Mar 28, 2015 11:08 IST
A strike, called by Tamil Nadu farmers and backed by opposition parties and trade unions, over the Mekedatu reservoir row began in the state this morning amid tight security. DMK, DMDK, PMK, MDMK, Congress and the Left parties are among those who are supporting the bandh.
- Mar 27, 2015 14:42 IST
Rejecting the dialogue offer on the controversial land bill, Sonia Gandhi today alleged it was a mockery of the consensus building exercise by a "myopic" Modi government which was "bending backwards" to favour industrialists and demanded that UPA's legislation be brought back in totality.
- Mar 27, 2015 15:10 IST
India is to send ships to Yemen to evacuate thousands of workers stranded there as the fighting intensifies, authorities said.
- Mar 27, 2015 15:28 IST
President Pranab Mukherjee's gesture to personally visit Atal Bihari Vajpayee to hand over the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian honour, to the ailing former prime minister on Friday evening, has been widely welcomed.