Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday attended the cremation of TV journalist Akshay Singh who died while covering the Vyapam scam.
The dean of a medical college in Jabalpur district of Madhya Pradesh was found dead in a hotel in southwest Delhi on Sunday. Reports said 64-year-old Arun Sharma was investigating irregularities in the medical entrance test conducted by the tainted Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board.
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Sunday he would write to the high court-appointed Special Investigation Team probing the Vyapam scam to look into the sudden death of a journalist who was working on an investigative report on the case.
Moradabad city was tense on Sunday after members of the Muslim community, angered by an objectionable post on WhatsApp, lobbed stones at a police station and reportedly manhandled some policemen.
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The Coast Guard on Sunday intercepted a foreign vessel that entered Indian waters near the Alappuzha coast, a police officer said.
Congress party workers will now be asked to contribute Rs 250 annually to the party, in order to make up for the resource crunch the party is currently facing.
A Sunday picnic of 13 youngsters from Mumbai turned tragic after two of them drowned in the Bhushi dam reservoir near Lonavala. According to the police, the locals along with officials fished out bodies of Bhupen Dhiraj Bhandari, 20, and Aniket Hande, 20, both from Andheri.
The Rashtrapati Bhawan has filed a complaint with Delhi Police in connection with alleged derogatory tweets by former IPL boss Lalit Modi, who is being probed by the Enforcement Directorate for alleged money laundering, against President Pranab Mukherjee's secretary Omita Paul.
A 72-year-old woman is fighting for her life after she was brutally assaulted by two alleged robbers inside her apartment in Santacruz area of Mumbai, police officials and doctors said on Sunday.
The disappearance of forests in Sonitpur and Udalguri in Assam is aggravating human-animal conflict. Politics and population pressure looks set to kill off the area's elephants
The trial of alleged Hindu extremists in the 2007 Ajmer blast case has received a setback as 13 of 93 witnesses have refused to support the prosecution in their depositions so far. Seven of those 13 are ‘material witnesses’ whose testimonies are crucial to prove the case.
The Meerut district administration on Saturday ordered a probe after an employee of the Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College was caught on camera selling a human liver, suspected to be used widely in the state for black magic rituals.
Former Maharashtra chief minister Sharad Pawar said on Saturday Ram Jethmalani’s proposal on allowing 1993 blasts mastermind Dawood Ibrahim to surrender was rejected in the 90s as a notorious criminal like him could not be put merely under house arrest.
The Congress on Saturday launched a fresh attack on the BJP, demanding Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh’s resignation for alleged involvement in a Rs 36,000-crore scam in a scheme for supplying rice through the public distribution system.