The Aam Aadmi Party government has called a two-day emergency session of the Delhi assembly from Tuesday following a standoff with the lieutenant governor and the Centre over its powers.
Comeback queen J Jayalalithaa's swearing-in ceremony ran into controversy on Saturday as the Tamil Nadu administration played a truncated version of the national anthem.
Defence minister Manohar Parrikar Saturday visited forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) and reviewed the security situation and anti-infiltration measures in place in Rajouri-Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir. On his maiden visit to the state after becoming defence minister, Parrikar accompanied by Army chief general Dalbir Singh Suhag, Northern Command chief lieutenant general DS Hooda, 16 Corps commander lieutenant general KH Singh visited forward posts along the LoC in Hamirpur battalion sector, where he was briefed on the anti-infiltration measures by top commanders on the ground.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to visit Bangladesh on June 6 and 7, during which the two countries will scale up security, defence and connectivity ties and likely seal the Teesta water-sharing pact.
A 22-year-old man who was in the custody of the Okhla police on suspicion of stealing a mobile phone has landed up at AIIMS Trauma Centre with multiple fractures, and his mother has been made to pick up part of the treatment cost.
Delhi’s acting chief secretary Shakuntala Gamlin is learnt to have lodged a strong protest with chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for questioning her integrity at his public rally on Sunday.
A Dalit youth in the temple town of Shirdi in Maharashtra was crushed to death for allegedly having an Ambedkar song as his mobile ringtone.
Members of the pastoralist Gurjar community stopped trains in Rajasthan on Friday, vowing not to clear the tracks till the state government agrees to their demand of a 5% quota in public sector jobs.
Delhi is no longer vying for UNESCO’s World Heritage City status for which it had been preparing for the past seven years. The Centre withdrew the capital’s nomination earlier this month fearing a heritage tag may hamper development in the city. Experts, however, refuse to believe it is a reason good enough.
Thou who lay trap on Facebook shall be trapped so, learnt a "rapist" from police. Two months ago, a twenty-year-old girl in Dhanbad got a friend request on Facebook from a man. He looked attractive in his profile picture. She accepted the request. And they began chatting and then talking.
Working president of the Opposition National Conference, Omar Abdullah on Friday hit out at PDP-BJP coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir over the remarks of defence minister Manohar Parrikar on the strategy of eliminating militants in the state.
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 proposal to hike financial assistance was sent by in 2012 by the cabinet of the outgoing Omar Abdullah headed Congress-National Conference government. The cabinet approval is must for getting this financial assistance from the centre.
A 9-year-old tigress and her four grown-up cubs are now a major attraction at the Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR).
Defence minister Manohar Parrikar Friday began his two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir to review the security situation in the state.