The JD(U) on Thursday said it will sort out differences with Mulayam Singh Yadav after his Samajwadi Party pulled out of the grand alliance in Bihar saying it felt "humiliated" over the issue of seat sharing in the poll-bound state.
Voicing concern over violent non-state actors controlling large territories across the world and unleashing "barbaric violence", Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that ideologies should give way to dialogue in order to resolve conflicts.
Amid a growing concern in the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) about the changing demographic profile, one of the top leaders of its affiliate Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) demanded that 'two children norm' must striclty be impplemented among Muslims.
Deadlock over 'One rank One Pension' (OROP) scheme persisted on Thursday, with agitating ex-servicemen accusing the government of "constantly shifting goalpost" and not coming out with any "concrete proposal" to resolve the issue.
The Samajwadi Party (SP) pulled out of the so-called grand alliance on Thursday, saying it was not happy over the number of seats allotted to it for the upcoming Bihar assembly elections.
The RSS is likely to prod the NDA government on fears of a changing demographic profile in districts bordering Nepal and Bangladesh as the three-day coordination meeting with the BJP entered the second day on Thursday.
Two men from Kerala who posted pro-Islamic State (IS) comments on Facebook have been deported by the United Arab Emirates, reports said Thursday.
A Malaysia-bound flight with 230 passengers on board made an emergency landing at the Chennai airport on Thursday following a technical problem.
BJP president Amit Shah has written to his senior officials to take steps to steer public debate in favour of party positions, reports said on Thursday.
CPI leader Atul Kumar Anjan has stoked a controversy by saying that a condom advertisement featuring former porn star Sunny Leone will destroy people’s sensibility and lead to more rapes in India.
In west Delhi’s Mayapuri area, Rajesh Kumar, a 30-year-old trade union leader, sits in his small brick-walled office and speaks to the gathered workers on what Wednesday’s all-India workers’ protest is about.
The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Thursday said there was no scope of change in the triple talaq system and rejected the suggestion by some community outfits for building a consensus on making a three-month period mandatory before finalisation of divorce.
Peter Mukerjea, husband of Indrani Mukerjea who has been accused of killing her daughter Sheena Bora, was on Thursday questioned by Mumbai Police for the second time in two days and is likely to be confronted with his wife.
Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party on Thursday walked out of the anti-BJP coalition in Bihar and said it will contest the assembly election in the state on its own.
Four militants and a soldier were killed in a gun battle in northern Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, a day after a jawan died in a skirmish in the militancy-hit state.