India's rape epidemic continues to occupy media airtime and is a permanent fixture with the western newshounds. Leslee Udwin's documentary India's Daughter has firmly reinforced the impression. We take a look at social videos against sexual violence that went viral.
After months of bitter battle between the ruling party and the opposition, legislators from across party lines came together to help themselves to a hefty pay hike.
It was billed as a unique protest against the ban on cow slaughter in some states. However, politics has cast a spoiler on what was to be the city’s show of defiance against the assault on taste.
In some respite for Jammu and Kashmir, there has been no rainfall though the night due to which the water levels of the Jhelum river are receding. Massive dewatering operations have been launched by state irrigation and fire department authorities in Srinagar.
Dissident AAP leader Yogendra Yadav says he is anticipating his and Prashant Bhushan's expulsion from the party soon, calling the events so far a "farce being played out in the true spirit of Stalinist purges".
Panic prevailed in sector 3 of Bahadurpur housing colony under Agamkuan police station in Patna, close to midnight on Monday when a bomb exploded in a MIG flat. No one has been reported hurt.
Taking a swipe at the ongoing power struggle in the Aam Adami Party, Shiv Sena has targetted the party and its convenor Arvind Kejriwal in the latest editorial of its mouthpiece Saamana, congratulating AAP for joining the bandwagon of Indian politics.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notices to BJP leader LK Advani and others on a plea against dropping off conspiracy charges against them in Babri mosque demolition case.
The two-month delay in government formation may have slowed the process of building flood-control infrastructure in Kashmir, experts say, as the border state stares at fresh floods.
Assam’s biggest success story belies one of its worst records: the hardy rhinos are growing in numbers despite rampant poaching with sophisticated assault rifles and not a single conviction of poachers over the past five years.
Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday responded to Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s letter on the land bill, alleging that the UPA government’s policies had resulted in unemployment and farmer suicides.
Evacuation of Indians holed up in Yemen panned out in a familiar direction on Monday following reports that hundreds of nurses from Kerala working in the Gulf nation were reluctant to return because of scarce opportunities at home.
Security agencies are alarmed at the probe findings that reveals consistent efforts to radicalise Bangladesh.
The West Bengal government has requested the ministry of external affairs for the necessary clearance to send a three-member Criminal Investigation Department (CID) team to Bangladesh to take forward the investigation into the rape and loot in the Ranaghat convent.
The Australian Immigration Department mistakenly leaked the personal details of 31 world leaders attending the G-20 summit last year, including those of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama, a report said on Monday.