Two bikers were killed in an accident on JJ flyover on Sunday night. Two Bajaj Pulsars crashed into each other around 10.45pm near the CST-end of the flyover, resulting in other vehicles smashing into the bikes, the police said.
Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is trying to get the Shiv Sena to support it in the Maharashtra government, Union minister for transport and shipping Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said he and chief minister Devendra Fadnavis supported the stand for a separate Vidarbha.
The Delhi electoral office is carrying out the summary revision of the electoral rolls and has received 1,71,763 applications in ‘Form 6’ from residents who want to be enrolled as voters.
In a massive crackdown against organised trafficking rackets, police teams from Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand have arrested 10 traffickers and rescued 20 minors in the last few days.
The 18th Saarc summit may see a thaw in India and Pakistan ties that have nosedived in recent months, with New Delhi Sunday not ruling out an informal meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif.
Corporators in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) seem to be in no mood to debate on crucial civic issues and draft policies to address them.
As Pope Francis, in a glittering ceremony in Vatican, anointed two Kerala-born priests – the Blessed Father Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Blessed Euphrasia – as saints, a city church had special reason to celebrate.
If you have been to Cuffe Parade, chances are you have admired some of its lush gardens. The gardens are indeed the pride of the locality, and with good reason. The greens are zealously maintained by the residents of the area, leaving nothing for the civic body.
In yet another foreign policy push by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India will next year host a summit of 12 Pacific Island countries that are strategically important but have for long been neglected.
Surrogacy could soon have a law governing the practice, taking it out of the grey zone that it has existed in till date. The Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) Bill 2014, the first-ever proposed legislation on what is largely an unregulated practice, will be tabled in the parliament session. Among other regulations, the bill proposes to fix an upper age limit for couples commissioning a surrogacy.
Opposition parties, led by the Congress, are set to play hardball over the Modi government’s legislative agenda on reforms even as the Centre has lined up an extensive list of business for the winter session of Parliament that starts Monday.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and former Maharashtra home minister RR Patil was admitted to Breach Candy Hospital with severe dental problems on Friday.
In yet another case of child sexual abuse, a four-year-old schoolgirl was allegedly molested by a private school-cab driver in north Delhi’s Timarpur, police said on Sunday.
Twelve children have lost their lives since April this year at a slum in Govandi because of lack of sanitation facilities.
Janakpur was decked up - but the date was not arriving. Modi, the Indian government officially announced on Sunday, would not travel to any place outside Kathmandu during his visit to Nepal for the SAARC summit.