The NDA government has ushered in an environment of enthusiasm on the economic front and it is taking decisions in order to promote development, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday.
Congress leader and industrialist Naveen Jindal, ex-minister of state for coal Dasari Narayan Rao, former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda and seven others were on Friday granted bail by a special court in a coal block allocation scam case.
AIADMK legislators re-elected J Jayalalithaa as the legislature party leader on Friday, paving the way for her return as the Tamil Nadu chief minister following her acquittal in a disproportionate assets case.
Defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday hinted at a covert response to fight terrorism and said any country planning and plotting against India would be dealt with "pro-actively".
Altamas Kabir, the 39th Chief Justice of India (CJI), who has delivered several landmark judgments on human rights spoke to HT about the new Juvenile Justice Act and juvenile rights.
Reaching out to the voters of Bihar ahead of the assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked the people of the state to rise above caste considerations and support the most virtuous.
A Delhi court on Thursday granted bail to suspended IAS officer Sanjeev Kumar, convicted in the Haryana teachers’ recruitment scam and arrested for allegedly contriving a businessman’s murder.
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Despite a Supreme Court ban, the mining mafia continues its operations right under the nose of the district administration and the defence services. An HT team witnessed three dynamite blasts within a half hour span in the endangered Aravalli zone.
The Opposition found BJP patriarch LK Advani by its side at a parliamentary standing committee meeting on net neutrality on Thursday, amid a raging row that the government was trying to gift Internet space to corporate groups.
The Narendra Modi government's national education policy that aims to boot out the traditional one-size-fits-all approach towards academics is likely to miss its December deadline as a process of countrywide consultations to frame the guidelines has turned into a logistical nightmare for states.
The BJP’s ally in Bihar, the Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP), has demanded a meeting of alliance partners to discuss seat-sharing and the issue of the chief ministerial candidate ahead of assembly polls in the state due this year.
The battle for Bihar saw a new tilt on Thursday with RJD chief Lalu Prasad inviting former chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi to join forces against the BJP, an offer that political observers felt would annoy the JD(U) leadership.
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Separatist Kashmiri leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani should declare he is an Indian to get a passport, defence minister Manohar Parrikar said on Thursday.