- Sep 05, 2015 00:29 IST
The government is expected to announce by early next week its decision to remove disparities in pensions of veterans by effecting a revision every five years, a move that will likely set it on a collision course with ex-servicemen who said they wouldn’t accept a unilateral decision.
- Sep 05, 2015 00:09 IST
Hardik Patel, leader of the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS), is bringing the Gujarat community’s agitation to the doors of Patel ministers, asking them to clarify their stand on the contentious issue of quota benefits.
- Sep 04, 2015 23:53 IST
The RSS on Friday favoured engagement with Pakistan and other neigbours, saying they were “formed out of the same body (India)”, and endorsed the Narendra Modi government’s “direction, intent and commitment” in the past 14 months.
- Sep 04, 2015 22:38 IST
Shyamwar Rai, the driver and alleged accomplice of Indrani Mukerjea, has told the police that he was not paid for his role in the murder of Sheena Bora, but did receive a Rs 1 lakh “bonus” –from Indrani when he told her he wanted to work elsewhere soon after Sheena’s murder, according to a police source.
- Sep 04, 2015 22:51 IST
Police record statement of 18-year-old daughter of Indrani Mukerjea and Sanjeev Khanna to complete probe into emails sent to her, Peter and Mikhail from someone pretending to be Sheena Bora
- Sep 04, 2015 22:21 IST
Vernacular newspapers are full of advertisements by palmists, astrologers and tantriks offering anything from hypnotism to rituals that can defeat rivals in politics, at the workplace and in love.
- Sep 04, 2015 22:15 IST
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday renamed Bhadrak district's Wheeler Island after India's recently-deceased former president APJ Abdul Kalam.
- Sep 04, 2015 20:30 IST
As the world eagerly awaits India’s climate action, there is absolute clarity that the country’s intended nationally determined contributions (INDCs) will not be similar to that of China.
- Sep 04, 2015 20:20 IST
The government may soon unilaterally declare the implementation of OROP. If it is as per our terms and conditions then we will welcome it and thank the government. If not, then the unilateral declaration is unacceptable to us. We will intensify our protests
- Sep 04, 2015 20:12 IST
Many doctors working in India's 'profit driven' private hospitals are under pressure to carry out unnecessary and 'risky' tests and procedures to meet revenue targets, a report published in The BMJ journal has claimed.
- Sep 04, 2015 19:57 IST
Suryaveer Poddar, a 28-year-old resident of Bihar, was heldfor allegedly molesting a 26-year-old Finnish woman in Shastri Nagar area of Jaipur at 1am when the woman was returning to her rented accommodation.
- Sep 04, 2015 19:50 IST
In a major relief for women naval officers, Delhi High Court on Friday allowed a bunch of please seeking permanent commission for them in the force, saying "sexist bias and service bias" would not be allowed to block progress of women.
- Sep 04, 2015 19:34 IST
The CPI(M) attacked Union Ministers for presenting their report cards at the ongoing joint meeting of RSS-BJP saying their act is an affront to democracy and the exercise 'clearly' shows the Sangh Parivar was in 'direct control' of the government.
- Sep 04, 2015 19:20 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address on the eve of Teachers' Day left many government school students disappointed as there was no mention of them in the speech.
- Sep 04, 2015 18:28 IST
On Thursday, the SP announced to break-up from the 'Mahagathbandhan' over being offered only five seats in the 243-member Bihar Assembly. SP national general secretary Ram Gopal Yadav said the party felt "humiliated" as it was not consulted while deciding seats and would contest the Assembly election in the state on its own.