A surging demand for power amidst rising temperatures has left Uttarakhand grappling with an acute shortage of electricity, forcing long hours of load shedding in the Himalayan state, officials said on Thursday.
A gynaecologist in Assam has gone underground for aborting a ‘dead’ foetus that was found to be alive for nine hours after ‘stillbirth’.
Amid the din of allegations and counter-alllegations on the first year anniversary of the Modi government, one party remained curiously silent — the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP).
Nearly four months after sacking Avinash Chander, the Modi government on Thursday appointed radar specialist Selvin Christopher and missile scientist GS Reddy as the DRDO chief and Scientific Adviser to the defence minister, respectively.
The broker accused of getting 25-year-old Misbah Qadri evicted from a flat in Wadala on because she is a Muslim has denied the accusation, claiming Qadri was told to leave as she had failed to submit the necessary documents.
Stressing that the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) will not be abrogated, defence minister Manohar Parrikar said that Army deployment in disturbed areas will not be possible without the law.
A hacker claiming to be from Pakistan hacked the website of music streaming web service Gaana.com and posted details of over 10 million users on his Facebook page.
A Delhi court today pulled up the Income Tax (IT) Department for withholding information on foreign bank accounts of those persons against whom it has filed complaints and slapped a fine of Rs 10,000 on it.
The failure of the NDA government to implement the longstanding demand for one rank, one pension (OROP) in its first year has fanned deep resentment among ex-servicemen who have now decided to boycott official functions, hold rallies and go on hunger strikes in protest.
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee would accompany Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his two-day visit to Bangladesh starting from June 6, a senior Trinamool Congress minister said on Thursday.
New Delhi: India's amendment proposal to the Montreal Protocol for curbing green house gas emissions will help reduce the level of hydrofluorocarbon, one of the key pollutant gases, up to 64% by 2050, a policy research think-tank Thursday said.
Swapna Roy never had any exam blues, as the problems she was dealing with were of a more pressing nature -- her father had fixed her marriage with a brick kiln labourer and told her to drop out of school three months before the Class 10 exams.
Navy chief admiral RK Dhowan on Thursday advised ex-servicemen to be patient on the long-pending demand for 'One Rank One Pension' saying that the government was seized of the matter.
CPI(M) accused Modi Government of having failed in dealing with food security after the UN hunger report claimed India to be home to the highest number of undernourished people.
Stepping up the offensive, Rahul Gandhi Thursday hit out at BJP's ideological mentor RSS saying its belief was "murdering" individuality and that thought process is now running the country in which only one man knows everything from farmers to clothes.