Union food processing minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal has asked food companies to join the relief operations in Nepal, even as major ones in India, including ITC, Nestle and PepsiCo India, have come forward to help earthquake victims.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday reassured India that Afghanistan's relationship with it was "foundational" in nature and his government will continue to have close partnership with New Delhi.
The earthquake that devastated Nepal and left thousands of people dead shifted the earth beneath Bihar by up to several feet underneath Nepal in a matter of seconds, a geologist said on Tuesday.
Over 20,000 Indian nationals have been evacuated from quake-torn Nepal and arrangements were being made to take them to their homes by trains from Raxaul, the government said Tuesday.
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will undertake a 15-km day-long padyatra in Amravati division of Vidarbha region in Maharashtra on April 30, for highlighting the farmers' woes.
A Bihar hospital stuck labels to the foreheads of people injured in last week’s devastating earthquake, prompting widespread outrage on Tuesday as photographs and television grabs of the victims exploded on social media.
Swathes of northwest India will be reduced to heaps of body bags if an earthquake a tad stronger than the 7.8-magnitude Kangra Valley earthquake of 1905, identical in intensity to Saturday’s Nepal monster, occurs now, say scientists
The Trinamool Congress’ sweeping victory in polls to West Bengal’s civic bodies on Tuesday was attributed to chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s politics and the party’s strong arm tactics but the fact remains that its performance was more impressive than many had contemplated.
They walked, pedaled and hitchhiked across treacherous terrain made slippery by incessant rains and roads ripped up by the killer earthquake. For Indians fleeing the Nepalese capital Kathmandu, it was virtually a journey out of hell.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is visiting Khanna and Gobindgarh in Punjab on Tuesday and will take stock of the situation in the state's grain markets where farmers are finding it difficult to sell their produce after the recent unseasonal rains.
State-owned life insurer Life Insurance Corporation's subsidiary LIC Nepal is gearing up to settle the claims in the earthquake-hit country.
When Dilip Thapa received a call from his father in Nepal last Sunday, he was prepared for the worst. Thankfully, Thapa’s family back home escaped unscathed when the killer quake devastated large parts of the country.
Members from Opposition and treasury benches had a heated exchange of words in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks on foreign soil that he wanted to clean the dirt of 60 years forcing three adjournments in the pre-lunch session.
Speaking to media in Haridwar, Sakshi Maharaj reportedly said that since Rahul Gandhi went to the holy shrine without purifying himself, the earthquake was bound to happen.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed the breach of privilege motion notice issued against author Shobhaa De by Maharashtra Assembly Speaker for her tweets on the state government's decision to make it mandatory for multiplexes to screen Marathi movies during prime time