One of the reasons that inspired Saroj (name changed) to opt for a career in journalism against the stiff opposition by his family was his desire to work with big names in the industry.
A 52-year-old teacher molested a minor girl student at a government school in Barmer and threatened to expel her from the school if she discussed the issue with her parents.
Amid a stalemate over sharing seats in Maharashtra, the BJP on Friday said it will send a new proposal to the Shiv Sena after a meeting of its core committee in Mumbai.The Sena had earlier snubbed the BJP by asking the ally to take 119 seats as per the old formula.
In his first interview since he became Prime Minister, Narendra Modi tells CNN that Indian Muslims will live and die for India. They will not dance to the tune of al Qaeda and they will not want anything bad for India, he said.
State-run broadcaster DD News has dropped a part-time anchor after she mis-pronounced Chinese president Xi Jinping's name thrice and ended up calling the Chinese leader 'Eleven Jinping'.
Union health minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday lavished praise on Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy for the state government's decision to drastically reduce availability of liquor.
A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese president Xi Jinping agreed on opening an alternative route to Kailash Mansarovar, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said it goes against religious sentiments. It is not in keeping with the centuries-old scriptures which recognise only the traditional route for the pilgrimage passing through Uttarakhand, he said.
RLD chief Ajit Singh attacked the government on Friday for rejecting his demand for converting the bungalow occupied by him into a memorial to his father, former prime minister Charan Singh, and blamed it for protests over the issue.
The accused, an unemployed man living with his in-laws in Margao town, raped his daughter and the two other women relatives over the last six months and threatened them with dire consequences, a police spokesman said.
The accused, whose identity was yet to be established, accosted the youth and fired at him from point blank range in Savarkar Nagar and fled from there shortly before midnight, Vartak Nagar police sub-inspector AE Gole said.
Union minister of state for commerce and industry Nirmala Sitharaman has become the latest victim of misplaced baggage on an Air India flight as her checked in luggage went missing on her way to Australia.
Life is limping back to normal in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir with the help of central agencies while local authorities struggle to assess the damage two weeks after the state was devastated by its worst deluge in over 100 years.
Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for an early settlement of border issues, President Pranab Mukherjee called for maintaining peace at the border.
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has picked up the pen to combat what she regularly describes as a ‘slur campaign’ against herself and her party. She is penning a book where she will present her arguments against the ‘conspiracy’ hatched by opposition parties, and even a section of the media, for tarnishing the image of the ruling party and government.