The Andhra Pradesh government has on Wednesday approved the name Amaravati for its brand new capital to be constructed in the Guntur district.
Nigeria has reacted sharply to junior minister Giriraj Singh's racist remark that the Congress would not have accepted Sonia Gandhi as its party president if she was from that country.
349 Indians reached Djibouti on Wednesday after being evacuated on a Navy vessel from strife-torn Yemen's Aden city late Tuesday night and will fly to Mumbai soon.
A five-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped by a man and raped in DLF Phase-I area in Gurgaon following which the accused was arrested, police said on Wednesday.
Indian politicians and controversial remarks go hand in hand. Several of them have proven that misogyny runs deep in the crop of politicians in the country.
What action should the BJP take against Giriraj Singh for his remark against Sonia?
BJP MP Giriraj Singh targeted Congress president Sonia Gandhi in a racist remark on Wednesday, questioning whether the party would have accepted her as its chief if the colour of her skin had not been white.
For decades, the Kharwar tribal population of some 3,000 had waited for the state to build a road through the hills to twin hamlets of Barwan Kalan and Barwan Khurd, located 300 km south-west of Patna on the Kaimur plateau on the borders with Uttar Pradesh.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed a summons issued to former prime minister Manmohan Singh by a special court in connection with a coal scam case.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a senior income tax (I-T) department official in Jodhpur for his alleged role in a bribery case, officials said Wednesday.
The 348 Indians dramatically evacuated by an Indian warship from the Yemeni port of Aden amidst an overnight bombardment reached Djibouti on Wednesday. They will be flown home from Djibouti.
A minor girl was shot dead on the outskirts of the city by a man who was allegedly stalking her, police said on Wednesday.
Goa chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar has allegedly advised protesting nurses not to stage a hunger strike under the hot sun as it could darken their complexion and affect their marital prospects, joining a growing list of ministers from the state who have drawn criticism for their public comments.
Sunita Tomar, who shot to prominence as the face of an anti-tobacco campaign, died after a long battle with mouth cancer in a Mumbai hospital on Wednesday, just two days after expressing her shock at BJP MP Dilip Kumar Gandhi's contention that there were no Indian studies to show tobacco caused cancer and other diseases.
The Supreme Court will take up on Wednesday former prime minister Manmohan Singh’s petition challenging the summons issued to him by a special court in connection with a coal scam case.