The Tamil Nadu government has cancelled the permission given to Coca-Cola to build a bottling and manufacturing plant in Erode district following protests by farmers, who argued the unit would deplete groundwater reserves.
Nine people were killed and over 10 others were injured when a roadways bus caught fire in the Peeparpur area near Amethi on Tuesday, the police said.
The Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) expulsion of rebel leaders Prashant Bhusan, Yogendra Yadav, Anand Kumar and Ajit Jha for anti-party activities is just the latest controversy to hit a party that has seen many loyalists and believers leave since its formation less than three years ago.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pulled up union minister Giriraj Singh for his racist remarks against Congress president Sonia Gandhi, according to media reports on Tuesday.
A section of the leadership of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is worried that any failure by the BJP-led government to get the land acquisition bill passed in Parliament could reflect badly on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The death of two rare red pandas at a zoo in Darjeeling, which is coordinating the breeding of the endangered animals in the country, has prompted authorities to order a probe.
A Mumbai court on Tuesday said the verdict for the 2002 hit-and-run case against Bollywood actor Salman Khan will be pronounced on May 6. The defence and prosecution concluded their final arguments on Monday.
Ramdev on Tuesday refused the status of cabinet minister from Haryana government on grounds that he was a yogi and there is no need of such political appointments. However, he promised promote yoga in the state by training one lakh youth.
If you go by Twitter’s top trends, Monday was the best of times and the worst of times — best for the sexists and jingoists, and worst for the rational.
A Pakistani boat with eight suspected smugglers on board was intercepted during a joint operation by the Indian Navy and Coast Guard in the waters off Gujarat.
Former Odisha chief minister JB Patnaik passed away on Tuesday at Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh at the age of 89.
Amid allegation of "medical negligence", a blame game has begun following the tragic death of promising Bengal opening batsman Ankit Keshri who passed away Monday morning owing to an injury sustained during a cricket match a few days back.
From Saradha to Rose Valley and the Pearl scam, with a slew of ponzi-like financial frauds rocking the country in recent years, the government is also looking for solutions abroad.
The Centre is likely to declassify the Henderson-Brooks report on the reasons behind India’s defeat in the 1962 India-China war. It will cross out extremely sensitive portions that cannot be made public in national interest, a top government official told HT.
Top separatist leaders in Kashmir on Monday shared a common platform after five years at a condolence rally held for a teenager killed in police firing last week, leading to speculation of renewed efforts to unite Hurriyat factions.