Five persons were killed and 18 injured when an under construction staff quarters of the Central University collapsed here in Tiruvarur on Sunday, police said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday described Singapore's founder prime minister Lee Kuan Yew as "among the tallest leaders of our times".
The Aam Aadmi Party released a video of national convener Arvind Kejriwal's speech during Saturday's national council meet where dissident leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan were expelled from the AAP's national executive for "anti-party activities".
Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Germany next month, a 'Make in India' fortnight has been held near here which included a series of events highlighting initiatives to make India a preferred investment destination.
Founder member Prashant Bhushan was dropped from the Aam Aadmi Party's disciplinary committee and Admiral Ramdas was removed from the post of the internal lokpal a day after dissident leaders Yogendra Yadav and Bhushan were expelled from the party's national executive for 'sabotaging the organisation'.
Rahul Gandhi, who Congress chief Sonia Gandhi said will be "back soon" from his sabbatical, could replace his mother in the top party post as early as May.
Members of ruling BJP-PDP combine on Sunday attacked opposition National Conference in the J-K assembly demanding arrest of former Minister of State for Home in Cong-NC government Sajjad Ahmed Kitchloo in connection with the 2013 Kishtwar communal violence.
Ilse Köhler-Rollefson's great affection for the camel has led her to work tirelessly with the Raikas, a Rajasthani herding community
As union finance minister Arun Jaitley presented his budget in parliament, a young crowd cheered him all the way. But their ruckus never reached the world outside the campus. The National Institute of Speech and Hearing (NISH), situated on the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram, has been elevated as the country's first university for disability studies and rehabilitation sciences.
Despite being abolished more than three decades ago, the practice of bonded labour continues to exist in the country. HT visited Odisha to hear the stories of some of those who have been rescued from modern day slavery
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Art of Living foundation claimed on Saturday that the spiritual guru had received death threats from the Islamic State terror group during his visit to Malaysia.
The government is trying to get regional outfits like the Samajwadi Party and Biju Janata Dal on board to support the land bill as it finds itself within striking distance of passing the legislation in the Rajya Sabha where the NDA does not have a majority.
Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare on Saturday termed the tussle in the AAP as the party's "internal matter" and said he was in no position to offer any advice to its warring leaders.
AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday made it clear to the National Council it was either him or Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav who can stay in the party, following which the duo was expelled from the National Executive.
The Centre has set the stage for one of the biggest urban renewal programmes to modernise our cities in recent times, with a top government panel approving Rs 2.73 lakh crore to develop 100 smart cities and upgrade basic civic infrastructure in another 500 cities during the next 10 years.