It may be offering a world-class service to its commuters, but when it comes to spelling out names of places and stations on its signages and route maps, the Delhi Metro leaves a lot to be desired.
Minister of state in the Prime Minister's Office Dr Jitendra Singh said on Friday that the Varma Committee report on changes to be made in the pattern of conducting civil service examinations is with the government, which in turn, will give a final decision on it in a couple of days.
A contact between militants, who were reportedly exfiltrating into Pakistan-occupied Kashmir on the directions of their handlers across the border, was established on Thursday evening at Sondi Gali near LoC in Kupwara district, 110 km north of Srinagar.
Libya has warned of a 'total collapse' of its health care system as the chaos plaguing the country threatens to send into flight many of the Filipino and Indian staff on whom its hospitals depend.
This is one part of the city that seems to be totally out of the government’s radar. Vendors encroaching almost half the road, pedestrians trying to make their way amid haphazardly parked buses and shared autos almost fighting to get passengers – welcome to the Pankha Road crossing.
The death toll from a landslide that engulfed the entire Malin village in Pune district rose to 51 as heavy rains on Friday hampered efforts by hundreds of rescue workers digging through heavy mud and debris. Were eco warnings on Malin ignored?
Three men of the anti-talk faction of the banned United Liberation Front of Assam (Independent) were killed on Friday in a powerful blast in Mongre village under Agiya police station in Goalpara district, 150km west of Guwahati, police said.
India is scrambling to crack down on a new gold smuggling tactic that it fears could accelerate a flood of illegal imports of the precious metal into the world's second-biggest buyer.
The Pakistani army will be punished if it employs dirty tricks along the Line of Control (LoC), Indian army chief General Dalbir Singh warned on his first day in office on Friday.
Natwar Singh said the very fact that Sonia Gandhi reacted to the contents in his book was 'significant' as she had not reacted to the book by Sanjaya Baru, media adviser to former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
In a major blow to victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, a US court in New York has ruled that the Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) cannot be sued for the ongoing contamination from the chemical plant.
Opposition on Friday created ruckus in Rajya Sabha over the issue of regional language aspirants having disadvantage in Civil Services examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission leading to two adjournments during Question Hour.
Incursion-prone pockets along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) -- the de facto border between India and China -- seem to be on the new army chief’s radar. General Dalbir Singh, who replaced General Bikram Singh as army chief on Thursday, is preparing to embark on a tour of trouble spots along the disputed LAC in the sensitive Ladakh sector.