During his two-day visit to Odisha, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will lead a 'Save Farmer March' in Bargarh district, highlighting the alleged failure of both the Centre and BJD regime in the state in helping farmers to overcome their plight.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday welcomed the steps taken by the government in filling up vacancies meant for differently-abled persons. The Court also quashed a contempt plea alleging "wilful disobedience" of an order to provide 3% quota to such persons.
Nearly 150 million workers from 10 central trade unions will go on strike on Wednesday against the government’s proposed labour reforms with the protest likely to shut down banks, factories as well as auto, taxi and flight services in many parts of the country.
Indrani Mukerjea’s alleged silence and refusal to shed light in the murder of daughter Sheena Bora have prompted police to turn to her accomplices, former husband Sanjeev Khanna and driver Shyam Rai, to crack the gripping crime.
After a Bajrang Dal threatened Prof KS Bhagwan, the rationalist told HT that he was not afraid of such intimidations. He also challenged the Hindutva group leader for a debate. Here's what he told out Bengaluru correspondent Sudipto Mondal.
The Maharashtra government is planning to modify rules on liquor consumption including allowing a permit holder to keep 12 bottles of alcohol at home instead of the current limit of two in the aftermath of more than 100 people dying after consuming local alcohol.
More than two dozen men in Uttar Pradesh’s Paschimpara village have been waiting for over seven years to tie the knot and they see no light at the end of the tunnel. That’s because this area on the outskirts of Kanpur city has no electricity.
The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 100.20 crore at the end of May 2015 to 100.69 crore at the end of June, showing a monthly growth rate of 0.49%, according to data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Tuesday.
Jat leaders of a village in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district have denied a khap panchayat was ever convened and said no diktat was issued that two Dalit sisters be raped and paraded naked as revenge for their brother's action of eloping with a married woman from their community.
India's security environment is complex, defence minister Manohar Parrikar said on Tuesday.
Over a hundred Dalit activists from slums across the city gathered for a seminar on BR Ambedkar at tony hotel.
Four teams have been formed by police as part of its probe into the murder of noted Kannada progressive thinker and scholar MM Kalburgi, who was shot dead at his residence at Dharwad in north Karnataka on Sunday.
The frenzied reactions of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporters on social media against anyone strongly critical of Prime Minister Narendra Modi or his policies are not organised by the party, says the cyber czar of BJP.
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "stop the rhetoric (and) chest thumping", and deliver the promises the PM had made ahead of the Lok Sabha polls.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed at an election campaign rally at Bhagalpur town on Tuesday, his fourth in the run up to the assembly elections in Bihar.