The IIT-Madras has banned a Dalit students association following an anonymous complaint that it had criticised the policies of the Central government and created “hatred” against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Hindus.
A radioactive leak suspected to be from medical equipment stored in a Turkish Airlines flight was detected at Delhi’s international airport on Friday, sparking panic and prompting authorities to cordon off the cargo area. But the leakage was later plugged, said PTI quoting Union minister Rajnath Singh.
Narendra Modi government on Friday appointed power secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha as the next cabinet secretary. Sinha will take charge in June, when Ajit Kumar Seth completes his extended tenure as the top civil servant.
The government has directed officials to attend a public event to be held at Rajpath next month to mark Yoga Day, during which Prime Minister Narendra Modi will perform yoga as part of his drive to popularise the ancient discipline around the world.
BJP National President Amit Shah on Friday challenged the Congress to point out at least one scam during the Narendra Modi government's first year in office. "I challenge the Congress to level at least one allegation of corruption or scam against the Union government
Rajnath Singh slammed Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for his attack on RSS and said opposition parties were not aware of India's culture and character.
A blistering heat wave sweeping through India could be another manifestation of an extreme weather event, a green body said on Thursday, warning that more agony was in the offing due to rise in global temperatures.
A man threw acid on his wife and six other members of the family in Shaukeen Nagar area of Meerut during wee hours on Friday.
A policeman has been injured in a militant attack in South Kashmir's Shopian district.
Both, RJD and BJP are eyeing the ex-CM. who recently launched his own party- HAM, as a game changer in the upcoming Bihar elections, owing to his status as a Maha Dalit.
The failure of the NDA government to implement the longstanding demand for one rank, one pension (OROP) in its first year has fanned deep resentment among ex-servicemen who have now decided to boycott official functions, hold rallies and go on hunger strikes in protest.
Although the murder is suspected to be human sacrifice, police inquiries suggest some monetary dispute involved.
Stepping up the offensive, Rahul Gandhi Thursday hit out at BJP's ideological mentor RSS saying its belief was "murdering" individuality and that thought process is now running the country in which only one man knows everything from farmers to clothes.
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee would accompany Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his two-day visit to Bangladesh starting from June 6, a senior Trinamool Congress minister said on Thursday.
Navy chief admiral Robin Dhowan on Thursday said India was “minutely monitoring” the activities of the Chinese navy, two days after Beijing released a white paper on its defence setting out a bigger role for its maritime forces far away from its shores.