The alliance with Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in Maharashtra was not broken by Rahul Gandhi, said Congress president Sonia Gandhi, while responding to allegations by NCP chief Sharad Pawar.
Bharatiya Janata Party national president Amit Shah Tuesday kicked up a storm by reportedly accusing Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda of “dancing to the tune of the Gandhi family”.
Irked with the way CBI handled the probe in the coal block allocation scam case, a Delhi court on Tuesday said the agency’s officers lacked “basic skills of investigation” and ordered its director, Ranjit Sinha, and all concerned DIGs to personally look into the matter, failing which they would be held “responsible”.
The accused firms are suspected to have frittered away the collections over incorporating 160 firms, opening and maintaining 320 branches across eastern India and paying 30% commission to its army of around 2.21 lakh agents who got in touch with the investors to defraud them, said the source.
Assam has suffered huge losses in terms of lives, property, cropped land, dwelling units and infrastructure in the three waves of flood this season, according to an official communiqué. Altogether 67 persons lost their lives in this year’s flood.
India and the United States on Tuesday announced significantly expanded cooperation in defence, trade, infrastructure and, especially, counter-terrorism action against the Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad, D company, the Haqqani network and al Qaeda.
The border standoff between India and China ended on Tuesday with both Beijing and New Delhi announcing a withdrawal of troops from the disputed area.
While the pro-Gandhi group wants a memorial to the Mahatma who launched a Satyagraha movement from Motihari in Bihar, the other side supports a project to turn a crumbling brick bungalow where the Animal Farm author was born into a monument to him.
Scientists at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore have developed a ‘two drug cocktail’ that can curb the growth of breast cancers. The drugs have been developed to target two cancer causing proteins, which have been found to make breast cancers more aggressive.
The Modi government has decided to check Chinese invasion again — this time, into the Diwali firecrackers market, which has been hitting the firecrackers industry in Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu hard.
India and the US will broaden and deepen their ties by going beyond “modest and conventional goals”, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama in a joint oped. Full text: Indo-US statement
The Karnataka high court has agreed to hear former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa's appeal against her conviction on a priority basis. The matter will be heard on Wednesday by a specially constituted vacation bench.
Suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma arrested by Gujarat police in a graft case. He had earlier raised allegations against Narendra Modi in the 'snoopgate' row.
The Orissa high court on Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to Biju Janata Dal legislator and former government chief whip Prabhat Tripathy, who is being probed by CBI for his alleged links to chit fund scam.
An amputee CRPF officer, awardedthe 'Shaurya Chakra' for a daring operation against Naxals in 2011, is going to be the first blade runner from security forces combating India's internal conflicts to run a marathon scheduled in the national capital later this month.