• Patel agitation Gujarat violence
    Aug 30, 2015 11:59 IST

    Land bill to lapse, govt ready to accept suggestions: PM Modi

    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.

  • MM Kalburgi
    Aug 30, 2015 18:13 IST

    Kalburgi murder: Bajrang Dal leader says another rationalist next

    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.

  • Sonia Gandhi, Nitish Kumar, Swabhiman rally Patna
    Aug 30, 2015 13:57 IST

    Modi govt has done nothing, says Sonia; Nitish attacks PM too

    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.

  • Black money
    Aug 30, 2015 20:10 IST

    Swiss banks asks Indians to disclose their foreign assets

    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.

  • MM Kalburgi
    Aug 30, 2015 12:49 IST

    Karnataka: Rationalist and scholar MM Kalburgi shot dead

    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.

  • Samaraesh Sarkar
    Aug 30, 2015 21:27 IST

    Bodies in suitcases: Bank manager 'confesses' to twin murders

    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.

  • Guarding the LoC
    Aug 30, 2015 19:33 IST

    Will inflict heavy losses if India imposes war: Pak defence minister

    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.

  • Hardik Patel
    Aug 30, 2015 10:45 IST

    Hardik Patel in Delhi, wants to make quota stir national

    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.

  • Sonia Gandhi, Nitish Kumar, Lalu Prasad
    Aug 30, 2015 20:40 IST

    Swabhiman rally first big show of unity among JD(U), RJD, Congress

    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.

  • Sheena Bora
    Aug 30, 2015 20:28 IST

    Sheena is daughter of Siddhartha Das, says his mother

    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.

  • Indrani Mukerjea, Sheena Bora
    Aug 30, 2015 21:01 IST

    Sheena murder: Mumbai Police recreate crime scene, seize suitcase

    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.

  • Azam Khan
    Aug 30, 2015 18:36 IST

    PM Modi incapable of running nation: Azam Khan

    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".

  • Indrani Mukerjea
    Aug 30, 2015 15:53 IST

    Sheena murder probe to focus on passport, call records, money trail

    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.

  • IIT
    Aug 30, 2015 15:24 IST

    IIT-M students' group APSC says Gmail, FB accounts hacked

    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.

  • Subhas Chandra Bose with Japanese Prime Minister Hideki Tojo
    Aug 30, 2015 14:34 IST

    Subhas Chandra Bose's family urges UK to declassify files

    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.