In a sign that the government wants to go for a fresh face to head the transparency watchdog, the Modi government on Friday evening called for applications from eligible aspirants for the next hief information commissioner’s post.
The RSS mouthpiece in Kerala ‘Kesari’ has stirred a hornet’s nest carrying a controversial article written by a BJP leader suggesting that Nathuram Godse should have killed Jawaharlal Nehru instead of Mahatma Gandhi.
A CRPF woman peacekeeper is returning from Ebola-hit Liberia to attend her sister’s marriage soon and the force has decided not to count the 21-day mandatory quarantine period as part of her sanctioned leave.
ACN Nambiar, a key aide of freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and India’s first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru was a Soviet agent in the 1920s, secret British files declassified on Friday suggest.
Figures released by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) on Friday showed that the levels of five major pollutants were five to eight times higher than prescribed limits on Diwali.
Kochi International Airport in Kerala was put on high alert on Friday after threat received by the Airport Authority of India office in Kolkata. Soon after the alert, security was tightened in and around the airport.
Champion boxer MC Mary Kom joined the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (Clean India Mission) on Friday, sweeping and cleaning the streets in Imphal.
The director general of National Investigation Agency (NIA) visited Burdwan and Murshidabad areas linked to the terror elements and also made an aerial survey to understand the geography and how close/accessible these spots were from the Indo-Bangladesh border.
The Aam Aadmi Party on Friday came out in support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's gesture of celebrating Diwali with soldiers at Siachen.
Pakistan Rangers opened fire on border outposts in Jammu on Friday night but the Indian forces showed restraint and did not retaliate.
From India to as far as the UK, people across the globe celebrated Diwali, the Festival of Lights. Here's a look at how the festivities played out through Thursday.
Home minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that India wants peace with China but that cannot come at the cost of honour. "We want peace with honour. Peace cannot come at the cost of honour," he said, referring to the recent border row with China.
On a daylong visit to J-K, Narendra Modi announced a slew of measures, including a special package of Rs745 crore from the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund on Thursday, for the flood-affected people in the state.
Bangalore police have arrested a staff member of the nursery school where a three-year-old girl was raped earlier this week.
A paan or betel-leaf seller in Haryana has got a shocker of an electricity bill this Diwali. His bill is a whopping over Rs.
132 crore. Rajesh, who runs a shop in Sonipat district, has got the electricity bill of Rs.
132.29 crore for the month of October.