A conglomerate of 14 major churches in Mizoram appealed to all political parties to not use insurgents and armed groups in influencing voters in the forthcoming assembly polls.
Chirala Bheema Rao, a farmer from Guntur district of coastal Andhra, fears the worst post-statehood for Telangana.
In a relief to Ashok Kumar Todi, owner of the Rs 200-crore hosiery brand Lux Cozi, the Supreme Court on Tuesday set aside a Calcutta high court order directing the CBI to probe teacher Rizwanur Rahman’s death as a murder case.
Former External Affairs Minister K Natwar Singh is planning a book on the infamous oil-for-food scam, in which his alleged involvement led to his ouster from the government.
Making a strong case for a major nuclear power programme with a long-term vision, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today said India needs to give a major thrust to nuclear energy to overcome power shortage and fuel economic growth.
The Congress party today said the Bofors payoff case had never stood the test of law, hours after the central government told the Supreme Court about its decision to stop prosecution against Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi for his alleged involvement in the case.
The decision of the ruling CPI-M in Kerala to form a "human chain" across the state on October 2 against the ASEAN trade pact was aimed at misinterpreting facts relating to the agreement, Minister of state for home affairs Mullapally Ramachandran said in Kozhikode on Tuesday.
Employees of the Puducherry government have been sanctioned five per cent enhanced Dearness Allowance.
The striking Air India pilots must return to work by midnight or face action, Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel said on Tuesday. But he added the proposed pay cuts that had provoked the strike were also being put on hold till discussions had been held with the pilots. AI pilots: pampered or persecuted
The Congress efforts to persuade party rebel Sunil Deshmukh to withdraw his candidature from Amravati constituency in Maharashtra in favour of President Pratibha Patil’s son Rajendra Shekhawat have failed.
Asiya Jan, one of the two women who were allegedly raped and murdered in Shopian in May this year, actually died a virgin.
A 60-year-old man, who had allegedly locked up his wife and three daughters in a room for seven years fearing they would be raped if they ventured out, has been arrested.
The Cabinet on Thursday is expected to consider a proposal of the Home Ministry to withdraw the Lotteries Prohibition Bill, 1999, which was introduced in the Rajya Sabha by the then NDA government in 1999 but never passed by Parliament.
Bandra (East), with its varied electorate, is like a microcosm of Mumbai. The Mithi river clean-up is a major issue in Kala Nagar, reports Sai Raje.
Malvika Gadekar (23) feels lucky to stay in Khar. The most “happening places” — nightclubs, cafés, restaurants and the Linking Road shopping hub — are just 10 minutes away from her home on 17th Road.