BJP leader and actress Hema Malini on Friday expressed "deep sorrow" over the death of a child in a road accident involving her car, saying she was "very sad and in a distressed mind" after hearing the news.
Data from the socio-economic caste census (SECC) released on Friday will help the government better implement subsidy programmes, measure outcomes and plug leakages, officials said.
The long-awaited socio-economic caste census released on Friday has sparked fresh debate between political parties with the BJP expected to use its data, especially poverty figures, to counter the Congress on its development plank over the years.
The Bhartiya Janata Party and Janata Dal (S) in Karnataka on Friday sought state Lokayukta Y Bhaskar Rao's removal during the ongoing session of the state legislature.
Nearly one out of three people in India’s villages, or about 31.2% of the rural population, are poor with income barely enough to buy even basic essentials, a new government study has found.
United Jehad Council (UJC) chairman Syed Salahuddin's son, who is a doctor with a leading hospital in Srinagar, on Friday debunked former RA&W chief AS Dulat's disclosure on his admission in a medical college and the role played by his father based in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).
BJP chief Amit Shah on Friday came out with a new list of in-charges for different states, assigning West Bengal to newly appointed general secretary and Madhya Pradesh minister Kailash Vijayavargiya who delivered the party a grand victory in Haryana last year.
He came, he saw no crowd and he left in a huff without inaugurating the over-ground concrete waste bins waiting for launch.
Militant outfit Islamic State (IS) is trying to gain a foothold in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, a senior Army official said on Friday.
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to cancel the bail granted by Andhra Pradesh high court to Telangana TDP MLA A Revanth Reddy, the prime accused in a cash-for-vote case.
A class 12 student allegedly committed suicide on Friday in Jharkhand’s Dumka district after her parents turned down her repeated pleas to construct a toilet at home as they wanted to save money for the 17-year-old’s marriage, police said.
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Yet again, Friday remained a tense day in the Kashmir Valley as the authorities clamped down on separatists and their supporters in Srinagar and south Kashmir.
St Stephen's college Principal Valson Thampu's resignation was sought on Friday by the 27-year-old research scholar who had earlier accused a lecturer from the college of molesting her.
Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has splurged Rs 5 crore from the state exchequer to get himself a brand new bullet-proof bus in his favourite colour, white, which also happens to be the colour of a fleet of luxury SUVs the leader acquired for his entourage recently.