The India’s economy grew at a faster 6.9% in 2013-14 than 4.7% calculated earlier according to a new series of gross domestic product (GDP) data announced on Friday, broadening the coverage to computed income across segments across farm, corporate and unorganised sectors.
The Congress on Friday dismissed former environment minister Jayanthi Nataranjan's allegations against AICC vice-president Rahul Gandhi as "opportunistic and pageant', raising questions on the timing of her resignation and said serious allegations of corruption were behind her removal from the then UPA govt.
A powerful blast killed nearly 50 people, including children, during Friday prayers at a packed minority Shia mosque in Pakistan's Sindh province, the deadliest sectarian attack to hit the country in recent times.
The commanding officer of INS Sindhuratna is likely to be tried by a general court martial for alleged lapses that led to an accident onboard the submarine that killed two officers and wounded several others on February 26, 2014.
India were knocked out of the tri-series cricket tournament on Friday after yet another spineless display as England recovered from a top-order collapse to record a three-wicket victory in Perth and secure a place in the final.
Aam Aadmi Party on Friday took a swipe at the BJP for its newspaper advertisement, in which Anna Hazare's cartoon has been shown with a garland, prompting AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal to cheekily ask whether the saffron party had "killed" the veteran anti-corruption crusader.
Union minister Arun Jaitley on Friday sought a review of environmental projects granted clearance or rejected permission during the UPA regime after former environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan accused Rahul Gandhi of interference in green clearances for projects.
A map showing Arunachal Pradesh as part of India displayed at the New Delhi launch of Chinese company Xiaomi’s popular Mi4 mobile phone on Wednesday has triggered online uproar in China.
It’s raining Crorepatis this election. Of the 210 candidates fielded for the upcoming Delhi Assembly election by Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)and Aam Aadmi Party(AAP), 68 per cent have declared assets worth between Rs. 1 to Rs. 80 crore.
In what can be described as the single largest attack and open revolt against Rahul Gandhi by a former UPA minister, Natarajan said he used to send directives on environmental clearances for projects involving big companies asking to protect environment.
A passenger allegedly raped by an Uber driver in New Delhi sued the online car service in US federal court on Thursday, claiming the company failed to maintain basic safety procedures.
The stakes are high and the Bharatiya Janata Party is pooling in massive resources at hand for the maximum impact before Delhi goes to polls on February 7.
Former UPA Minister Jayanthi Natarajan quit the Congress party on Friday after spending almost four decades in the party alleging she was humiliated and dumped unceremoniously from the environment ministry for no fault of hers.
Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has paid tributes to the two Hizbul Mujahideen militants who killed decorated Indian army officer Colonel MN Rai and head constable Sanjeev Kumar Singh during an encounter in south Kashmir’s Tral area this week.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi described him as BJP’s ‘most successful’ president. And Amit Shah’s skills are at test, again, in Delhi’s election battle. Shah has set an ambitious target for BJP — cornering two-thirds majority.