Under attack over handling of the rape-cum-murder case of a mentally challenged woman from Nepal, Haryana police on Monday arrested eight youths here in Rohtak and promised action in case of any lapse by its personnel.
The 'Love Jihad' controversy in Uttar Pradesh took a new twist with a 22-year-old local girl going back on her earlier statement that she was gangraped and forcibly converted to Islam.
The alliance was kept intact on Friday after senior leaders met and decided to begin negotiations with a new seat-sharing formula. PM Narendra Modi and Nitin Gadkari met twice in New Delhi to discuss the situation.
RLD chief Ajit Singh attacked the government on Friday for rejecting his demand for converting the bungalow occupied by him into a memorial to his father, former prime minister Charan Singh, and blamed it for protests over the issue.
Landslide in Odisha, triggered by heavy downpour, has cut-off about a dozen villages on the Bonda hills in Malkangiri from the district headquarters for the last four days, district officials said.
Two persons were killed and four others injured on Wednesday when a 14-year-old boy allegedly ran over his car on them while they were sleeping on a footpath here, police said.
Implementation of the long-pending GST will be a a key milestone for the economic reform process as it would improve tax administration and increase the resource raising potentials of the state governments.
The civil society is shocked by the spurt in sex-related crimes in western Uttar Pradesh. Social activist Shravan Kumar Singh says the porn-epidemic through laptops, smart phones, tablets and CD players is assuming alarming proportion.
BJP prime ministerial claims if the media had not worked to "malign" him then who would have known about Modi today. He rejects Arvind Kejriwal's allegation that he is a threat to media freedom.