Around 20 villagers died while many houses were washed away in a landslide caused by heavy rains since the last three days in Manipur’s remote village under Chandel district, bordering Myanmar, sources said. The death toll is likely to increase.
For the first time, India and China held Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) at the disputed Daulat Beg Oldie on the occasion of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Day along the Line of Actual Control (LAC). The two countries had a major face-off at this point in the eastern Ladakh sector in April 2013 after Chinese troops had intruded into the DBO and set up tents.
Former Union minister Shashi Tharoor, who was recently snubbed by Congress president Sonia Gandhi has complained to her that his "sincere" services to the party have "neither been seen nor appreciated".
With the Maggi ban hitting sales of the company's other products, Nestle India's new managing director Suresh Narayanan on Saturday said bringing the instant noodles brand back to the market is his top priority as he sought to strike a conciliatory note with authorities.
The Congress hit out at Union home minister Rajnath Singh's 'Hindu terror' jibe on Saturday, saying the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) was trying to rake up the issue with a divisive agenda.
An employee of IBM GBS, Neha Agrawal described how she had to jump out of an auto to save her life, in a post on the Bengaluru Traffic Police's Facebook page that went viral instantly.
Speaking in Rajasthan on Thursday, Congress leader Gurudas Kamat had referred to Smriti Irani as a "poncha lagane waali (cleaning woman)" while questioning the HRD minister's credentials to hold the charge of the education portfolio.
The potentially explosive issue of Greater Nagaland has staged a comeback amid hopes of an ‘honourable solution’ to the 18-year-old Naga peace process. Greater Nagaland envisages bringing all Naga-inhabited areas under one administrative umbrella. Pursued by the extremist National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Isak Muivah (NSCN-IM) since it declared truce in July 1997.
Lalu Prasad had recently announced plans to use 1,000 horses to pull tum-tums during the RJD’s campaign in the upcoming elections in Bihar, in response to 160 BJP ‘raths’, which are essentially motorised vehicles.
Heavy rainfall has lashed south Bengal districts and has disrupted life in the state capital, after both road and rail networks have been flooded.
A mobile phone video has emerged of a teenager detained by police on suspicion of involvement in a robbery being flogged with a leather strap at Farrukhabad in Uttar Pradesh.
Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday questioned whether India was 'doing business' with terror outfit Islamic State (IS) in Libya.
Five-year-old Jehad Hussain Obama was irritated and bored to death on Friday. While all the boys and girls of his age group were playing and watching the villagers through a hectic day to prepare for the midnight celebration of their ‘freedom’, Jehad was forced to give a series of sittings before print and electronic media.
Samajwadi Party leader Mohammed Farooq Ghosi has stirred controversy by asking party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav to nominate the wife of the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon as a Rajya Sabha MP.
Pakistan rangers fired mortar shells along the international border in Pallanwala area of Akhnoor sector on Saturday morning. BSF officials said that the Pakistan rangers started unprovoked firing with the small arms at about 10.40 am.