- Aug 30, 2015 11:59 IST
The NDA government will not re-promulgate the proposed land ordinance, but will include 13 points to reform the land acquisition law, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on his monthly radio talk Mann Ki Baat on Sunday.
- Aug 30, 2015 18:13 IST
Co-convenor of the Bajrang Dal's Bantwal cell, Bhuvith Shetty, triggered a controversy on Sunday by welcoming the assassination of scholar MM Kalburgi who was shot dead at his house in Dharwad.
- Aug 30, 2015 13:57 IST
Congress president Sonia Gandhi arrived at a massive rally in Patna's Gandhi Maidan on Sunday in the first big show of unity a year after Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad joined hands against the BJP-led alliance in the upcoming Bihar elections.
- Aug 30, 2015 20:10 IST
Under the new black money law, a three-month compliance window has been given for disclosure of all undeclared foreign assets till next month, for which they would need to pay 30% tax and 30% penalty and escape further action.
- Aug 30, 2015 12:49 IST
Left ideologue and former vice-chancellor of the Hampi University, Professor MM Kalburgi was shot dead at his residence in Dharwad by an unidentified gunman.
- Aug 30, 2015 21:27 IST
During interrogation, Samaresh Sarkar confessed that he murdered the woman Sucheta Chakraborty (34), with whom he had an illicit relationship, because she was pressurising him for marriage.
- Aug 30, 2015 19:33 IST
Pakistan's defence minister warned on Sunday that India would suffer "heavy losses" it would "remember for decades" if it tried to "impose" a war on his country.
- Aug 30, 2015 10:45 IST
Hardik Patel, the 22-year-old leader who led the Patel community’s movement for reservation in Gujarat, arrived in Delhi on Sunday and said he won’t allow any political party to join his agitation.
- Aug 30, 2015 20:40 IST
The Swabhiman rally organised by the grand alliance on Sunday was the first big show of unity among JD(U), RJD and Congress against the BJP-led NDA after 1990 and it came as a major boost in their attempt to consolidate the Mandal politics ahead of the crucial Bihar assembly polls.
- Aug 30, 2015 20:28 IST
Siddhartha Das's mother has confirmed reports that he was the biological father of Sheena Bora, a 22-year-old girl allegedly murdered in 2012 by her mother, former media honcho Indrani Mukerjea.
- Aug 30, 2015 21:01 IST
The sensational Sheena Bora murder case took another turn on Sunday when police seized a suitcase that was purportedly meant for packing the body of her brother, whom Indrani Mukherjea had allegedly planned to kill, even as key accused Sanjeev Khanna and the driver were taken to spot to re-create the crime scene.
- Aug 30, 2015 18:36 IST
Taking a dig over the recent Patel reservation stir, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Sunday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of being "incapable" of managing the affairs of the nation when he "could not douse the fire in his home state Gujarat".
- Aug 30, 2015 15:53 IST
Sheena Bora's passport recovered from her boyfriend Rahul Mukerjea's residence in Dehradun will be crucial in the murder case as it proves the victim was Indrani Mukerjea's daughter and could not have travelled to the US, Mumbai police has said.
- Aug 30, 2015 15:24 IST
The Ambedkar-Periyar Study Circle (APSC) of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, said its Gmail, Facebook and institutional mail accounts were repeatedly hacked last week, starting the day they organised a talk by a Harvard professor on reservation in engineering education.
- Aug 30, 2015 14:34 IST
Subhas Chandra Bose's family, still awaiting a response from Prime Minister Narendra Modi over declassifying files on the "mystery" surrounding his death, has approached the UK asserting it has the relevant documents on him.