The water resources department has included a dead engineer in the list of transferred engineers, a goof-up that comes close on the heels of the police absolving three youths of the charge of murdering a missing girl who surfaced three months after the "crime".
After spending another busy year in office, President Pranab Mukherjee had a packed day to mark the completion of second year in Rashtrapati Bhavan.
The Goregaon based model has alleged in her FIR that deputy inspector general of police (DIG) Sunil Paraskar consumed alcohol before raping her at a bungalow in Madh Island. This is part of the FIR, the copy of which HT has in its possession.
One of the most exciting rewards of being a journalist is the ringside view you get of history being made. The year 1999 packed in more than the usual share of history when I found myself on the craggy heights of Kargil, ducking shelling from across the Line of Control following a surprise intrusion by Pakistan.
Anxious to settle the Haryana-Punjab slugfest over the controversial gurdwara management committee issue, the Centre has named Kaptan Singh Solanki as Haryana’s next governor and has kept the window open for a presidential reference on the matter.
A land dispute between two families is most likely the reason behind the murder and alleged rape of the seven-year-old in Midnapore district of West Bengal, police sources said.
After a dressing down from the Supreme Court, the Union home ministry (MHA) has decided to examine all the measures taken by it with regard to speedy rehabilitation of acid attack victims.
Discontent seems to be brewing within a small section of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) volunteers, at a time when the party is holding its three-day national executive meeting in Punjab to discuss its expansion plans.
The government is keen on sealing an extradition pact with Nepal that would include the handing over of third country nationals — a proposal pending for almost a decade now — as external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj began her visit to that country.
Three days after a private tutor Pooja Singh was caught on CCTV torturing a three-and-half-year-old childin Lake Town, the police arrested the accused from a hideout in south Kolkata on Friday afternoon.
The Central Bureau of Investigation has taken over a probe against internet giant Google over the Mapathon 2013 --- a competition to map utilities across India --- and has questioned a senior official of the company.
In a significant judgement, a youth has been sentenced to death by a local court for throwing acid on a woman following which she died.
Maoists on friday shot dead two persons, including a village head, suspecting them to be police informers in Odisha's Malkangiri district.
It is like "rebirth" for six-year-old Darshan Goud, who was mistakenly believed to have been killed in the terrible train-school bus collision at an unmanned railway crossing that left 16 persons, including 14 children, dead in Telangana's Medak district.