- Jul 07, 2015 23:51 IST
Though it’s yet to be seen how the high court takes its stand on chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s request for a CBI inquiry into Vyapam scam he announced on Tuesday, the damage has already been done to his image given his delayed decision on the inquiry, feel many in the ruling party.
- Jul 07, 2015 22:30 IST
Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor and Delhi-based girl Mira Rajput, who met at Radha Soami Satsang Beas (RSSB), a religious group that the two follow, tied in a nuptial knot in Gurgaon on Tuesday.
- Jul 07, 2015 20:29 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday underlined the Islamic heritage of both India and Central Asia defined by the highest ideals and said it has always rejected the forces of extremism.
- Jul 07, 2015 20:25 IST
A police team from Jhabua, Madhya Pradesh arrived at AIIMS in the national Capital on Tuesday with the viscera samples of TV journalist Akshay Singh who died under mysterious circumstances while covering the Vyapam scam. Samples were sent to Delhi to rule out any possibility of foul play at AIIMS Bhopal.
- Jul 07, 2015 18:51 IST
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan bowed to public pressure on Tuesday and recommended a CBI probe into a snowballing examination scandal that has bruised his government’s credibility with people connected to the case dying mysteriously.
- Jul 07, 2015 19:15 IST
The video of a teenage girl thrashing a boy inside a police station in Uttar Pradesh's Pilibhit district for allegedly harassing her has gone viral on social networking sites.
- Jul 07, 2015 20:10 IST
Castigating the BJP government at the Centre, the Opposition Congress on Tuesday said the country may be headed for a "banking crisis" if remedial measures are not taken.
- Jul 07, 2015 18:30 IST
Lalit Modi's lawyer has returned summons in a money laundering case issued to the former IPL boss by the Enforcement Directorate, saying he was not authorised by his client to receive them, the central agency said on Tuesday.
- Jul 07, 2015 20:05 IST
Governor of Rajasthan and chancellor Kalyan Singh on Tuesday once again created a controversy by suggesting that the word ‘adhinayak’ in the national anthem should be removed as it praises the British rulers of pre-Independence era.
- Jul 07, 2015 18:06 IST
After getting a call from the Prime Minister’s Office, ministers, lawmakers and officials are queuing up with promises before the house of Khusbhu, the 17-year-old girl who committed suicide shamed by the lack of toilet, and exposed graft in welfare schemes.
- Jul 07, 2015 17:57 IST
In an effort to restore sanity on Srinagar's roads, police have cracked down heavily on two-wheelers, seizing more than 3,000 of them.In the special drive launched last week, riders have been challaned for traffic violations including triple riding and not wearing helmets, police said.
- Jul 07, 2015 17:36 IST
The UP journalist who has accused police officials in Barabanki district of setting his mother ablaze after she refused to pay a bribe for freeing her husband on Tuesday demanded a CBI probe into the case.
- Jul 07, 2015 13:36 IST
Embattled Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday said he was ready for a CBI inquiry into the multi-layered scam in the state professional examination board (PEB), or Vyapam, which has become the biggest challenge for his third term in power.
- Jul 07, 2015 14:36 IST
A Turkish plane made an emergency landing at the Delhi airport on Tuesday after a bomb threat was reported on the aircraft. National Security Guard commandos were rushed to the Indira Gandhi International airport after 148 passengers travelling in the aircraft, headed to Bangkok, were evacuated.
- Jul 07, 2015 13:50 IST
Nestle India has paid Rs 20 crore to Ambuja Cements for destroying Maggi noodles, which have been found to be harmful for human consumption by the food regulators in India.