Jammu and Kashmir police registered a murder case over the death of a Class 9 student in firing by security forces to disperse protesters at Narbal area on Saturday.
In his first public appearance after a 53-day sabbatical, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday vowed to lead a “decisive fight” against the government’s land acquisition law, but his party ran into a controversy amid reports it was offering free liquor to drum up support for a Delhi rally.
Anybody following India’s many coalition governments since the mid-1990s will find the situation in Britain before the May 7 poll familiar. After David Cameron led the first coalition government since 1945 from 2010 to 2015, the country seems set for another.
Last summer, while a debate over net neutrality was on in the US, in his very funny news satire show, Last Week Tonight, the comedian John Oliver used a typically risqué example to explain what a non-neutral Internet could do to small web-based entrepreneurs and startups.
The government will likely roll back the controversial new income tax return forms that makes it mandatory to disclose a host of information including details of foreign trips, top officials told HT.
The Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility for a deadly suicide attack in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday that killed 33 people and injured more than 100, the first major attack by the group in the country.
Clearing air over wardrobe of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his office says it does not have any information on expenses of the PM’s designer dresses and its cost.
The 803rd Urs (annual feast) celebrations of the revered saint Hazrat Khawaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisty of Ajmer, starting from Monday, will be momentous affair this year - thanks to US President Barack Obama.
Taking the battle on the land bill issue to social media, Congress on Saturday launched a "Zameen Wapsi" website on the eve of its farmers' rally which is expected to see the first major attack on the government by Rahul Gandhi after his return from leave of absence.
The headless torsos of the two Dalit labourers – Nanjaiah (60) and Krishnaiah (47) – were still warm when the police found them at a banana plantation, off National Highway 209, on the afternoon of March 19.
Soon a time will come when the Congress will not 'miss' him, when the people will not miss a leader and when the media will not dissect on primetime television the reasons for Gandhi's absence.
Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief gives interview to TV channel, protests arrest of Masarat Alam.
A relatively lesser known aspect of Led Zeppelin's recording career is a session that Jimmy Page and singer Robert Plant put together with a group of classically trained Indian musicians at the EMI Recording Studios in Mumbai, then known as Bombay, in 1972.
A Class 9 student was killed on Saturday after security forces opened fire at protesters in Jammu and Kashmir's Narbal after top separatist leader Masarat Alam's arrest for allegedly hoisting a Pakistan flag at a Srinagar rally.
The country's poor farming lobby flocked to BJP at the general election last May, but anger in rural areas is now mounting over his government's bid to overhaul land purchasing laws, compounding woes over extensive damage to winter crops due to unseasonal rain across northern India.