India

  • Indrani Mukerjea
    Sep 02, 2015 18:35 IST

    Sheena murder: Peter records statement; Khanna's laptop seized

    Former Star India CEO Peter Mukerjea's statement was recorded on Wednesday in the Sheena Bora murder case by police officers who are understood to have quizzed his wife Indrani and the other two accused in his presence.

  • Union strike mumbai
    Sep 02, 2015 18:03 IST

    Millions strike over 'anti-labour' reforms; banking, transport hit

    A nationwide strike on Wednesday was an "unprecedented" success, 10 major trade unions said on Wednesday, and asked the government to open fresh talks with them.

  • Strike, IT employees, Chennai, Traders' Union nationwide strike,
    Sep 02, 2015 17:40 IST

    Chennai's IT professionals join nation-wide strike to support unions

    Tech geeks and IT professionals at Shollanganallur, IT hub of Chennai, on Wednesday joined in the symbolic nation-wide strike by central trade unions with a two and half hour “awareness creation drive” to educate fellow IT workers of the pitiable state of working conditions for the employees in the sunrise sector.

  • All about the Commonwealth Games
    Sep 02, 2015 15:41 IST

    First sentencing in Commonwealth Games scam, five sent to jail

    In the first sentencing in the 2010 Commonwealth Games scam, a Delhi court on Wednesday sent five people, including four MCD officials, to prison.

  • Dengue New Delhi Hospitals
    Sep 01, 2015 23:55 IST

    Dengue stings Delhi, scared patients refuse to leave hospitals

    Eight hundred and thirty one confirmed cases and counting — the fear of dengue has gripped Delhi, sending people rushing to hospitals at the first signs of fever.

  • Residences of Manipur minister and two legislators ablaze, Protest passing of allegedly “anti-tribal” bills, Manipur
    Aug 31, 2015 21:11 IST

    Mobs set fire to houses of minister, 2 MLAs in Manipur

    The residences of a minister in the Manipur government and two MLAs were set ablaze on Monday evening in Churachandpur district.

  • Bihar elections
    Aug 31, 2015 12:47 IST

    For Bihar's youth, traditional voting patterns won't work anymore

    When asked about his political preferences, a student was wary, and cautiously said: "I compare the past state of development with the present and then decide. There has been some improvement. We have better roads and electricity under the Nitish government. But I have personally not benefited under any government scheme." And how would he vote? Mandal smiled, and said, "Isn't that my private right? What I can say is traditional patterns will not work anymore."

  • Indrani Mukerjea
    Aug 30, 2015 12:04 IST

    Sheena murder case: First ‘husband’ denies marrying Indrani

    The person believed to have been Indrani Mukerjea’s first husband has denied having married her.

  • Sanjeev Khanna
    Aug 29, 2015 17:46 IST

    Sheena Bora case: Raigad police launch inquiry into hush-up

    A probe has been launched into why a case was not registered when Sheena Bora’s body parts were first found in 2012, Raigad superintendent of police Suvez Haque said on Saturday amid questions of a cover-up in the high-profile case.

  • Army veteran Ashok Chauhan
    Aug 29, 2015 15:55 IST

    OROP stir: Another army veteran hospitalised

    A retired army havildar who was on a relay hunger strike as part of agitation by veterans for early implementation of 'One Rank One Pension' was on Saturday rushed to the army hospital after his health deteriorated.

  • BCCI meeting
    Aug 29, 2015 13:25 IST

    Left parties cold to proposal for alliance with NCP

    In its gamble to revive its own political base in Bihar, the Left parties have given a cold shoulder to a proposal for alliance from Sharad Pawar's Nationalist Congress Party (NCP).

  • Sheena Bora
    Aug 29, 2015 13:07 IST

    Sheena murder: Missing pieces in crime reconstruction puzzle

    Although the sequence of events till 7pm on April 23, 2012 is clear in the Sheena Bora murder case, there are no answers on where and when she was strangulated and her body disposed of. The missing hours - from 7pm to 4am - may provide many answers to the murder mystery that has gripped the nation.

  • A policeman lathicharge, Protesters in Ahmedabad for Patel reservation
    Aug 29, 2015 12:45 IST

    Patels feed Gujarat but why the community doesn't feel empowered

    Hardik Patel, who is leading the Patel agitation in Gujarat for reservation, told Hindustan Times on Thursday that his movement's next stop would be to stop the supply of milk and vegetables to cities.

  • Mikhail Bora
    Aug 29, 2015 10:54 IST

    Indrani tried to kill me the same day as Sheena, says son Mikhail

    Indrani Mukerjea's son Mikhail Bora has claimed that the arrested media entrepreneur also tried to kill him the very day Sheena Bora was allegedly murdered in April, 2012, media reports said.

  • Sheena Bora
    Aug 29, 2015 01:54 IST

    SP didn’t order probe when Sheena Bora's body was first found

    The conduct of an IPS officer who was the superintendent of police of Raigad district when Sheena Bora’s burnt body was found near Bagode village has come under scrutiny. The officer, RD Shinde, apparently asked officials at Pen police station not to proceed with any investigations.