- Aug 28, 2015 20:03 IST
A Mumbai court on Friday remanded Sanjeev Khanna, former husband of 9X Media founder Indrani Mukherjea who was arrested in connection with her daughter Sheena Bora's murder, in police custody till August 31. Here are the challenges ahead of the Mumbai police as well as a glance at the force's to-do list.
- Aug 28, 2015 20:03 IST
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Friday announced plans to give credit cards to college students, free Wi-Fi in all university and colleges and 35% reservation to women in all government jobs, provided he is voted again to power.
- Aug 28, 2015 18:24 IST
While gossip and several accounts of the ‘police version’ are going around on social media and in water-cooler chats, here is a sequence of events based on the facts we know so far:
- Aug 28, 2015 18:07 IST
In a move with implications for the national debate on reservations, the Gujarat government will offer special packages for the economically backward among general castes in education as a way to 'quell the discontent among the young of upper castes'.
- Aug 28, 2015 18:01 IST
Pakistan on Friday summoned the Indian envoy to protest against firing on the border in Jammu and Kashmir after six people died and 46 others were injured in shelling.
- Aug 28, 2015 17:54 IST
A daily wage worker in Jharkhand's East Singhbhum district is forced to carry his 9-year-old daughter, who was raped almost two months ago, to a primary health centre at least four kilometres away everyday.
- Aug 28, 2015 17:18 IST
The PMO is "directly involved" in the efforts to resolve the One Rank One Pension issue and the government is working to fill in the "small gaps" in it, defence minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday.
- Aug 28, 2015 15:52 IST
Opposition parties in poll-bound Bihar have questioned the ruling JD(U) for an alleged "misuse" of the state's education network for electoral benefit after a footage of government school teachers "educating" students about the "welfare schemes" undertaken by the Nitish Kumar government was aired.
- Aug 28, 2015 16:19 IST
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday made a surprise visit to Maisuma locality, the hub of separatist protests near Lal Chowk in Srinagar for a tea and snacks break at a local vendor.
- Aug 28, 2015 15:41 IST
An unidentified bike rider has terrorised Andhra Pradesh’s West Godavari district, pricking at least nine women travelling alone with a syringe needle in the past week.
- Aug 28, 2015 15:19 IST
The Pakistani armed forces believe India is the only "external military threat" to the country and the situation is volatile because the two countries do not have any conflict resolution mechanism.
- Aug 28, 2015 15:04 IST
The Mumbai Police found bones, including a skull, from the spot where Sheena Bora’s body was said to have been buried after she was murdered in 2012, television channels reported on Friday.
- Aug 28, 2015 14:34 IST
Bihar’s income witnessed its slowest growth during the twin rules of Lalu Prasad and wife Rabri Devi spanning 15 years from 1990 and the overall economic decline earned the state the Bimaru tag, an acronym used for financially-sick states.
- Aug 28, 2015 14:00 IST
Two days before India’s Independence Day, a theatre activist, who likes to believe the world will become borderless someday, was arrested and “illegaly detained” for a week in Rajasthan simply because police though he seemed “suspicious”.
- Aug 28, 2015 13:38 IST
What exactly happened on April 24, 2012, is still not clear, with the Mumbai Police tightlipped about the sequence of events on that day. Sources close to the investigation say they are still verifying the statements of Indrani Mukerjee, her driver Shyam Rai, and her second husband Sanjeev Khanna. Here are 10 questions that remain unanswered in the murder mystery: