Shiv Sena may be boycotting the swearing-in ceremony of Devendra Fadnavis, but the party Friday defended the BJP over the lavish ceremony saying this will 'wash off sins' of the previous government. | Fadnavis takes CM oath today, Sena to stay away
Jayshankar, the Hindi teacher, who allegedly raped his six year old student consecutively on Tuesday and Wednesday, knew the child's family very well. He has been arrested.
A special court has charged former Telecom Minister A Raja, MP Kanimozhi, DMK supremo M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal and 16 others with money laundering in a 2G scam-related case.
Warren M Anderson, who was the chairman of the US-based Union Carbide Corporation when a poisonous gas leak at the company’s plant in Bhopal killed thousands, is dead.
Police arrested three of the five accused in the Sonipat bank heist and recovered around 23 kg gold, silver ornaments and cash from them. But the alleged mastermind was found dead.
A fortnight after the HRD ministry sought a reply from the IITs on the action taken on the letter sent by an RSS affiliated trader and a few others for segregating the vegetarian canteens from the non vegetarian ones, it backtracked on Thursday saying it was a routine matter.
The ghost of the anti-Sikh riots of 1984 comes to haunt the Congress at regular intervals since the role of some of its leaders in the communal violence is under the scanner of courts and various agencies.
The benchmark BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty scaled all-time highs in morning trade on Friday on the back of persistent buying in IT, tech, capital goods, refinery and power sectors on heavy foreign capital inflows coupled with higher global cues.
The Delhi Police are patting themselves on the back for ‘cleaning up’ east Delhi’s Trilokpuri of its most menacing residents following investigations into the riots which were triggered a week ago.
In a huge relief for people living near Gujarat's coastal areas, the MeT department on Thursday said that 'Nilofar', earlier dubbed as a very severe cyclonic Storm over west-central Arabian sea, is likely to make a landfall near Naliya in Kutch tomorrow as a 'depression'.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has called to Delhi leaders from across the country to draw up a strategy to 'revive' the party and 'stop the BJP’s upsurge' under Narendra Modi, sources said.
Amidst moves to uncover black money, India on Thursday joined over 50 countries and jurisdictions in the next step to stamp out tax evasion by signing a new agreement at the Global Forum in Berlin to automatically exchange information.
With an aim to restrict fiscal deficit to 4.1% of GDP in 2014-15, the Centre has barred officials from holding meetings in 5-star hotels and put a freeze on hirings and filling up posts lying vacant for over one year.
In yet another shocking incident, a six-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted in a private school in Bangalore in the fourth such case in as many months. The girl, studying in the first standard, was allegedly sexually assaulted twice on October 28 and 29.