The details of the peace accord between the government and the NSCN(I-M) may take months to sort out, HT has learnt.
A train headed for Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi from Mumbai was derailed in Madhya Pradesh late on Tuesday night. The accident took place near Harda town, 180km from state capital Bhopal.
Four days after a rap song that took a swipe at Unilever for its failure to curb mercury poisoning in Kodaikanal became a social media hit, the company responded to the concerns about its former factory on Tuesday.
The NDA government is learnt to be preparing the grounds for impounding the former IPL commissioner’s passport.
The total number of cases taken over by CBI ever since it took up Vyapam probe has gone up to 42.
The Lok Sabha had passed the amendment to dilute the Whistleblowers Protection Act during the Budget session on the grounds that it needed to ensure that national security was not compromised.
Caught between the urgency to pass the long-pending goods and services tax bill and an impasse arising out of the suspension of 25 Congress MPs, the government is believed to be trying to find an amicable solution to de-escalate tensions with the principal opposition party.
A crucial opinion from the law ministry will determine if the government can award a military contract to the subsidiary of a banned defence conglomerate.
The Indian Society for Assisted Reproduction has moved an application before the SC asking it not to quash a notification under which trading of “human embryo” is allowed.
The Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday questioned the delay by the erstwhile UPA government in deciding the mercy plea of Congress leader Rajiv Gandhi’s assassins.
The court’s ire came when during a hearing of the case pertaining to alleged irregularities in allocation of Amarkonda Murgadangal coal block in Jharkhand to two Jindal group companies, Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) and Gagan Sponge Iron Pvt Ltd (GSIPL), the accused sought time to go through documents that were not legible.
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) served notices to Indian authorities on Tuesday over allegations that Bangladesh had denied basic amenities to people living in Indian enclaves being swapped with land pockets from the neighbouring country as part of a historic boundary agreement.
Two soldiers were killed and several others injured when two contingents of the army fired opened at each other in the militancy-hit in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, in a case of mistaken identity.
India's biggest multi-application solar telescope (MAST) was inaugurated at the Udaipur Solar Observatory on Tuesday.
The government said on Tuesday it was open to all changes in the land bill on which a consensus existed as a parliamentary panel prepared to drop contentious provisions.