The Central governmment on Thursday froze seven bank accounts belonging to Greenpeace India and suspended the registration under which it gets its funds from abroad.
In a new twist to the mysterious death of IAS officer DK Ravi, his father-in-law Hanumanthrayappa alleged on Wednesday that the state’s Criminal Investigation Department (CID), which initially handled the case, erased sensitive evidence before handing over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
Agitated parents of students on Saturday roughed up the headmaster of a government-run girls' school in Kakaganj area in Sagar, Madhya Pradesh on allegations of molesting their wards, police said.
At least 66 students and a head cook on Thursday fell ill after eating mid-day meal at a primary school in Bihar's Vishali district.
Three persons were charred to death on Sunday when a mob torched nine houses in a village in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district following the recovery of an abducted youth's body.
Country is locked in disputes with several of its maritime neighbours in the region over the ownership of islands and it is highly sensitive to any mention about the freedom of navigation in those waters.
J Jayalalithaa has seen many highs and lows in her colourful and illustrious political career spanning three decades. Here is a random collection of twenty rare, vintage photos from her past which capture some of those momentous moments.
Since 1999, the veteran politician has headed almost all such party panels and on all occasions absolved the leadership of any responsibility.
With the government busy finalising names for gubernatorial assignments to replace those appointed by the earlier UPA regime, Goa governor BV Wanchoo put in his papers on Friday.
Rescue operations at the site where a 11-storey under-construction building collapsed in Moulivakkam, about 20 km from Chennai, last Saturday killing at least 61 people, concluded on Friday.
Chief Justice of India RM Lodha has taken strong exception to the govt 'unilaterally' segregating former solicitor general Gopal Subramanium while approving the appointment of three other candidates as SC judges.
Soon, Delhiites may have to miss their nicotine fix. Delhi is planning to ban the sale of cigarettes, bidis and all other tobacco products on the last day of every month.
With the Shiv Sena leading in 18 of the 21 seats it contested, its chief Uddhav Thackeray will, for now, have the last laugh. The poll results have made his estranged cousin and the MNS leader, Raj Thackeray, irrelevant.
The EVM chips threw up a coincidence of hat-tricks in the Gurgaon Lok Sabha constituency- BJP’s Rao Inderjit Singh managed to book a seat in Parliament for the third successive time, while Zakir Hussain of the Indian National Lok Dal has bagged the runner-up spot three times.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday congratulated Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for leading his party to victory in the Lok Sabha election.