A blazing sun baked large parts of India on Friday with a searing heat wave claiming dozens of lives this summer in a budding El Nino year, while the weather office predicted worse days ahead.
The NDA government has ushered in an environment of enthusiasm on the economic front and it is taking decisions in order to promote development, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday.
Despite topping the points table in the league phase, CSK is taking the longer route to try and book their spot in the final, after losing their first qualifier to the Mumbai Indians. On the other hand, the RCB had put in an all-round performance against the Rajasthan Royals to reach the qualifier.
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Two motorcycle borne assailants opened fire at the Film City at Goregaon east in Mumbai on Friday, very close to where superstar Amitabh Bachchan was shooting, leaving the owner of a security agency critically injured.
The Centre threw its weight behind Delhi lieutenant governor Najeeb Jung in the spat with chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday, saying senior bureaucratic positions came under the Centre and the lieutenant governor was well within his powers to make appointments.
A 21-year-old woman was on Friday attacked with acid in Bhopal by a man who later allegedly committed suicide by stabbing himself, police said.
Two ultra-orthodox news outlets concealed the faces and bodies of female ministers in pictures of Israel's new cabinet Thursday, renewing public debate over the practice.
Airlines face a fresh probe for suspected cartelisation and for the alleged arbitrary hike in airfares, with the fair trade regulator CCI Thursday saying it needs to get to the bottom of the issue.
Defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday hinted at a covert response to fight terrorism and said any country planning and plotting against India would be dealt with "pro-actively".
The Opposition found BJP patriarch LK Advani by its side at a parliamentary standing committee meeting on net neutrality on Thursday, amid a raging row that the government was trying to gift Internet space to corporate groups.
The Qualifier 2 clash in Ranchi on Friday between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Royals Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will not only be a battle between two heavyweight Indian Premier League (IPL) teams but also of high-profile skipper duo of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli.
Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia accused civil servants on Thursday of running a "transfer-posting industry" in the city, while he defended his government that has been trading fire with the lieutenant governor in a no-holds-barred turf war which has engulfed the Capital's political apparatus and bureaucracy.
Separatist Kashmiri leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani should declare he is an Indian to get a passport, defence minister Manohar Parrikar said on Thursday.
An alleged incident of gangrape that triggered student protests in the picturesque Himachal Pradesh town was a rumour circulated via social media, police said on Thursday.