BJP MP and Bollywood actress Hema Malini on Wednesday blamed the father of child who was killed in car accident for not following traffic rules.
In a state where the marriage of teenage girls is common, several women athletes have created a flutter in Haryana by putting off wedding plans so that they can focus on preparing for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
High alert was issued in Himachal Pradesh after heavy rains lashed several parts of the state Tuesday night as monsoon further intensified in the region.
An Istanbul-bound Turkish Airlines flight from Bangkok which landed in emergency in Delhi on Tuesday following a bomb scare, departed early Wednesday for its destination.
The Madhya Pradesh high court will likely hear on Wednesday the application moved by the Shivraj Singh Chouhan- led government, seeking transfer of investigation in the multi-crore Vyapam scam to the Central Bureau of Investigation.
Amid its bitter battle against the BJP on the land bill, the Congress has actually offered support to two key amendments to the contentious legislation. The amendments are pro-farmer and were brought by the NDA government through its land ordinance in December 2014.
The sensational Ranaghat nun rape case moved a step towards closure after 114 agonising days with the 71-year-old missionary identifying the 28-year-old rapist at the Ranaghat jail on Tuesday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to meet his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif when the two leaders arrive in the Russian city of Ufa on Wednesday to attend two summits of Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa (BRICS) and Shanghai Cooperation organization (SCO) from July 8-10.
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan bowed to public pressure on Tuesday and recommended a CBI probe into a snowballing examination scandal that has bruised his government’s credibility with people connected to the case dying mysteriously.
Though it’s yet to be seen how the high court takes its stand on chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s request for a CBI inquiry into Vyapam scam he announced on Tuesday, the damage has already been done to his image given his delayed decision on the inquiry, feel many in the ruling party.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday underlined the Islamic heritage of both India and Central Asia defined by the highest ideals and said it has always rejected the forces of extremism.
Critics say the Modi government’s fine-tuning of major social programmes, including food handouts, was aimed at trimming spending.
Castigating the BJP government at the Centre, the Opposition Congress on Tuesday said the country may be headed for a "banking crisis" if remedial measures are not taken.
The government’s decision on demarcating an eco-sensitive zone in the Western Ghats will balance the needs of the environment and development by banning excessive mining and polluting industries in the zone, environment minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday.
When right to information activist Guru Prasad Shukla was beaten to death by fellow villagers last month, he became the 39th person to lay down his life for exercising the transparency law in its first decade. Another 275 people have reportedly been assaulted or harassed for invoking the law to raise uncomfortable questions before those in power.