Style inspiration from the Paris ramp
The Madhya Pradesh government has resorted to the unusual step of setting up liquor counters outside Kal Bhairav temple to ensure that devotees aren’t swindled by non-licensed vendors of alcohol, a popular offering at the shrine.
Defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday assured the ex-servicemen of early implementation of the 'one rank, one pension' scheme, saying his ministry has fast-tracked the work on it.
"India, China major forces of world's multi-polarity": China
Like Pandit Nehru had Partap Singh Kairon as his Sher-e-Punjab, Rahul must anoint one of his own and ask others to fall in line. As he does that, he must be guided by the acceptability criterion. For at stake is the future of the Congress, linked to which is his family name.
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who had recently drew flak from the party leadership for praising Narendra Modi, has said that "we are all seeing a master communicator at work" in the Prime Minister. However, he hit out at the ruling Bharatitya Janata Party (BJP) for "promoting a nakedly bigoted Hindutva agenda".
The world is set to take a call on new climate treaty in Paris and sustainable development goals (SDGs) in New York this year. What can be expected from the talks in New York? R K Pachauri, director general of The Energy and Resources Institute and chairperson of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), talks to Chetan Chauhan on what is possible and what's difficult.
Goa Police have arrested an Italian national and seized drugs worth Rs 9 crore from him at Anjuna, around 20 kms away from Panaji.
Stray dogs maul 14-year-old boy to death in Bareilly
Three-year-old girl raped in Agra
Faced with criticism over the government issuing several ordinances, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said the government has "no fancy for issuing ordinances" and that the Opposition should allow the Parliament to function properly.
Former Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot has tested positive for swine flu, but he is recuperating fast.
Lower-rung police personnel in Kerala have now been allowed to sit before their seniors at stations, giving civility a leg-up in a force with strong hierarchical practices.
They are just four of them but the AAP quartet in parliament is determined to make Punjab's festering problem of drugs an issue for the Delhi assembly polls with an eye on the large Punjabi population in the national capital - and to prevent the worrying problem from spilling over into Delhi.
Friend of the dead: Ashraf T spends his own time, money getting dead NRIs back to India
A forensic team has submitted a report on the gruesome discovery of dozens of bones and decayed body parts found in a police morgue in Unnao in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Sunday.