Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Wednesday said that the government is planning to bring out a anti-superstition legislation, but wants consensus in society to curb such cruel practises held in the name of religion.
The 19th century palace, in eastern Rajasthan and around 50km away from Agra, in located in the small heritage town of Dholpur which is replete with ancient temples and a historical a step well.
The Modi-led BJP government at the centre has extended the ban on hoarding onions by one year in an effort to curb any rise in the staple vegetable's prices beyond the prescribed limit on Wednesday.
RSS ideologue and former BJP general secretary KN Govindacharya has said that Narendra Modi government's lack of action against its ministers who have been accused of corruption and impropriety "speaks of the political dishonesty of the establishment".
At least 30 people were killed in landslides triggered by heavy rainfall in West Bengal's Darjeeling district early on Wednesday even as more reports of major damages were pouring in.
The Enforcement Directorate will examine if former IPL boss Lalit Modi benefitted from a payment of R425 crore by a Singapore-based company to an obscure firm in Mauritius for television rights of the popular cricket tournament.
Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday said he had filed a petition seeking a CBI investigation into the professional examination board scam in Madhya Pradesh--a scandal which claimed the lives of 25 people.
How do you make Indian Railways improve the quality of coaches and railway stations in Arunachal Pradesh, the easternmost state usually in focus for China’s territorial claims?. The answer, it seems, is by changing the governor.
The barbaric lynching of a Nalanda based private residential school director, Devendra Prasad Sinha, took place in full public view and despite the presence of the police,
The BJP and the AAP on Tuesday engaged in a war of words over the massive electricity bill incurred by Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal at his official residence.
In a span of less than a month, thieves struck the embassy area in New Delhi on Sunday for the second time and stole telephone cables worth nearly Rs 4 lakh. While the incidents and their frequency are worrying, the Delhi Police is clueless about the possible identity of the thieves who dug an 18-metre-long tunnel outside the Ethiopian embassy on Shanti Path in Chanakyapuri causing communication outage in the high security area.
Congress candidate K S Sabarinathan has notched an emphatic win in Aruvikkara by-election in Kerala. In the three-cornered contest he defeated CPM’s MM Vijayakumar, a former minister, with over 10,000 votes.
Steered by a young woman driver, the first train of the Chennai Metro Rail chugged off from Alandur Station on Monday an hour after TN Chief minister J Jayalalithaa e-launched the metro via vidio conferencing on Monday.
The Aam Aadmi Party workers on Monday staged a protest at the Jantar Mantar in New Delhi, demanding the sacking of four ministers of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
People travelling in the capital will soon get the exact schedule, location and seat availability of DTC buses and details required to hire autorickshaws for last-mile connectivity through a cellphone app.