- Jul 06, 2015 21:08 IST
Family members of a 20-year-old maid, who died after she was allegedly thrown off the 8th floor of an apartment at Sector 49 in Noida on Sunday, have been traced in Latehar.
- Jul 06, 2015 20:23 IST
Pakistan fired mortar shells along the international border in Arnia sector, about 20km from Jammu city, on Sunday night, a BSF official said.
- Jul 06, 2015 19:51 IST
A multi-crore scam in Madhya Pradesh got murkier on Monday with a mysterious third death linked to the scandal but the Centre ruled out a CBI probe despite mounting pressure amid allegations of witnesses being deliberately eliminated.
- Jul 06, 2015 19:10 IST
The autopsy on the body of Akshay Singh the journalist who died while covering the Vyapam scam has revealed that he died of an enlarged heart, reports said Monday.
- Jul 06, 2015 18:20 IST
To boost information gathering network as part of the anti-Maoist operation, police in Chhattisgarh utilise smartphones via a specifically designed app for civilians who can pass on crucial inputs.
- Jul 06, 2015 18:00 IST
The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Monday filed a petition in the Supreme Court, challenging Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the disproportionate assets case.
- Jul 06, 2015 16:47 IST
Home minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday there would be no CBI investigation into the Vyapam scam until a court directed the central investigating agency to look into the examination and recruitment scam that is dogging Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's third term.
- Jul 06, 2015 16:06 IST
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Monday it was not fair to link every death in the state with Vyapam scam, hours after a trainee police sub-inspector recruited through the tainted state examination board committed suicide.
- Jul 06, 2015 11:28 IST
The Supreme Court bench headed by Justice Vikramajit Sen recalled the earlier order of a guardianship court and asking it to re-examine the plea by the unwed mother seeking guardianship of the child without issuing notice to the father.
- Jul 06, 2015 15:28 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday began his central Asia trip, which will be interspersed with his visit to Russia to attend the summits of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in Ufa.
- Jul 06, 2015 13:07 IST
The Congress intensified its attack on Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday, saying he should be sacked in order to ensure an impartial probe into the Vyapam scam. Chouhan cannot escape responsibility for the "45 deaths" connected to the examination and recruitment scam, the Congress said.
- Jul 06, 2015 14:40 IST
Allegations of the corruption against the chief ministers of BJP-ruled Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh have given the beleaguered opposition party, which suffered its worst electoral defeat in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the handle to attack Modi after he praised his government for a graft-free year in power.
- Jul 06, 2015 14:58 IST
The Vyapam scam has been described as one of the biggest scandals in the history of the country. As many as 2,500 accused have been named so far, and about 2,000 of them have been arrested.
- Jul 06, 2015 15:36 IST
Nuclear-armed rivals Pakistan and India will start the process of joining a security bloc led by China and Russia at a summit in Russia later this week, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Monday, the first time the grouping has expanded since it was set up in 2001.
- Jul 06, 2015 12:02 IST
On Monday, Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee's birth anniversary, the BJP said the coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir will not compromise with his ideology of an integrated state and will never support separatist forces.