The mortal remains of former president APJ Abdul Kalam were being carried to Rameswaram on Wednesday morning for last rites.
The death toll in the building collapse in Thane of Maharashtra has gone upto four even as rescue operations were on.
Usman Memon, the cousin of Yakub Memon, the sole death-row convict of the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, visited the central prison here on Tuesday evening.
Home dept officials say Yakub Memon’s execution will have to be postponed after Supreme Court defers its verdict on his petition for the 2nd straight day
There are hundreds of MBBS students who were expelled although they claim to have had no connection with the Vyapam scam which helped candidates buy seats in medical colleges and government jobs in Madhya Pradesh.
The Patna high court on Tuesday ordered a ban on the use of pictures of chief minister Nitish Kumar and his ministers as well as any other publicity material for the state government’s ambitious ‘Badh Chala Bihar’ campaign.
In the midst of the stalemate in Parliament, the government hopes that the Opposition’s “readiness” to participate in a debate on terrorism and national security would bring both Houses on track.
India on Tuesday dismissed fresh Pakistani allegations that the drone it downed along the Line of Control (LoC) on July 15 was operated by the Indian army as being "purely fabricated" and amounting to a "disinformation campaign."
VHP chief Praveen Togadia on Tuesday termed India's policy towards Pakistan as a "failure" and said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should put an end to the "saree, shawl" diplomacy following the Gurdaspur terror attack and exhibit a "strong will" to deal with terrorism.
Karnataka Lokayukta Y Bhaskar Rao’s son Ashwin Rao, who was arrested on Monday for his alleged role in a multi-crore extortion racket, was remanded to nine days police custody by the Special Lokayukta Court on Tuesday.
Here is a timeline of APJ Abdul Kalam's life and career as India's pre-eminent defence scientist and one of the country's most popular president.
India has embarked on a two-pronged Pakistan policy aimed at engaging the Nawaz Sharif government through dialogue while retaining the option of retaliation against those resorting to cross-border firing (Pakistan Army) and terrorism (jihadi groups).
The three men who struck terror in Punjab’s Gurdaspur on Monday may have sneaked into India from Pakistan on Sunday night after crossing the Ravi river and had two more targets marked, data from their GPS devices has revealed.
Prime Minister Modi pays homage to those slain in the terror attack; praises personnel for quick action.
The Centre on Tuesday took a tough stand against the Tamil Nadu government’s decision to release the killers of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.