Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra has praised an Indian Sikh man who made international headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child in New Zealand.
Three army personnel and a militant were killed on the Line of Control in Tangdhar sector of Kashmir on Monday. According to an official, a group of four to seven infiltrators had probably sneaked into the Indian side on Sunday night near Darshan Post along the LoC opposite to Pakistan's Chhajula Post.
The disturbing trend of domestic flight cancellations owing to technical snags continues. The data released by the civil aviation ministry revealed 48.2% of the domestic flights were cancelled because of this reason.
Allaying fears regarding its stand on Article 370, which guarantees a special constitutional status to Jammu and Kashmir, BJP today said "status quo on it will be maintained".
Life was tough for Dukhi Das, a 50-year-old landless Dalit woman from Manduki village in Odisha’s Puri district. She and her husband worked as daily wage labourers to provide just one square meal for their two children.
Gujjar protesters in Rajasthan demanding a 5% quota in public sectors jobs toughened their stance on Monday, as they rejected a government invite for talks in Jaipur while demanding the state administration send a team to Bayana town near the site of the demonstration.
The Modi government’s plan to clean the Ganga faces its toughest challenge yet in Kanpur, a heavily industrialised north Indian riverside town which could make or mar the mission since it is crucial to plugging pollution elsewhere, experts say.
Saurabh Kumar, an IFS officer of 1989 batch, was appointed as the next Indian Ambassador to Iran on Monday. The officer is currently posted as a joint secretary inthe National Security Council Secretariat. He is expected to take up his assignment soon.
Searing winds continued sweeping India's northern plains on Monday as the country reeled under a brutal heat wave that has claimed over 500 lives in the past week with no signs of relenting in the next few days. Here's how India spent a scorching Monday.
He cannot see the world around him but that did not deter 18-year-old Tapas Bhardwaj from chasing his dreams as he aced CBSE Class 12 exams scoring 91.4% and topping his school.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted on Sunday his government was committed to the welfare of the poor, launching the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) mega campaign to mark the NDA government's one year in power.
In a strong message to ally Shiv Sena, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said that the Jaitapur nuclear power project has now reached a stage from where there is no looking back. The CM was addressing the media in Solapur.
Sticking to its stand that McMahon Line on India-China boundary is "illegal", China Monday said it is ready to work with India to resolve the vexed border issue at an early date through "friendly consultations" to create more favourable conditions for bilateral ties.
Over the past 12 years, Rajamani has battled two bouts of breast cancer, loss of vision in one eye, respiratory collapse and kidney failure. But nothing could stop her from pursuing a doctorate degree.
Former finance minister P Chidambaram downplayed the year-old Narendra Modi government’s publicly stated achievements on Monday, saying the new administration cleverly repackaged its predecessor’s policies and benefited from a sharp dip in global crude prices.