Dilip Kumar Gandhi, who is the chairperson of the Committee on Subordinate Legislation, wants India to do its own studies to prove tobacco is harmful.
India's rape epidemic continues to occupy media airtime and is a permanent fixture with the western newshounds. Leslee Udwin's documentary India's Daughter has firmly reinforced the impression. We take a look at social videos against sexual violence that went viral.
The Gujarat assembly on Tuesday passed a controversial anti-terror bill which was previously sent back by two presidents. The amended Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime Bill (GCTOC) allows a confession before a police officer to be admissible as evidence in court.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notices to BJP leader LK Advani and others on a plea against dropping off conspiracy charges against them in Babri mosque demolition case.
Taking a swipe at the ongoing power struggle in the Aam Adami Party, Shiv Sena has targetted the party and its convenor Arvind Kejriwal in the latest editorial of its mouthpiece Saamana, congratulating AAP for joining the bandwagon of Indian politics.
Dissident AAP leader Yogendra Yadav says he is anticipating his and Prashant Bhushan's expulsion from the party soon, calling the events so far a "farce being played out in the true spirit of Stalinist purges".
In some respite for Jammu and Kashmir, there has been no rainfall though the night due to which the water levels of the Jhelum river are receding. Massive dewatering operations have been launched by state irrigation and fire department authorities in Srinagar.
It was billed as a unique protest against the ban on cow slaughter in some states. However, politics has cast a spoiler on what was to be the city’s show of defiance against the assault on taste.
After months of bitter battle between the ruling party and the opposition, legislators from across party lines came together to help themselves to a hefty pay hike.
The Centre is looking to curb increasing incidents of sexual offences involving school children by creating awareness through a film offering tips on how to fend off inappropriate touching.
The Australian Immigration Department mistakenly leaked the personal details of 31 world leaders attending the G-20 summit last year, including those of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama, a report said on Monday.
Salman Khan's driver takes the blame in 2002 hit-and-run case: will this help the actor to end the controversy?
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that the Aam Aadmi Party was doing alright.
Noted educationist and freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malviya was on Monday posthumously conferred the Bharat Ratna, country's highest civilian award, by President Pranab Mukherjee.
Batting for a "strong law" regarding political funding, the Election Commission on Monday said use of black money during elections has to be checked as it creates imbalance in a democratic system.