A Bihar court on Tuesday directed authorities to file an FIR against officials of Maggi noodles maker Nestle and Bollywood actors Amitabh Bachchan and Madhuri Dixit, brand ambassadors of the food item.
Dr Sudhir Gupta, who is sought to be removed as head of AIIMS forensic department, has alleged a "tacit understanding" between the institute's director and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor for making a "tailor made" post-mortem report on Sunanda Pushkar's death.
The nation's largest lender State Bank of India reduced its base rate by 15 basis points on Tuesday after the RBI cut repo rate by 25 basis points. After the RBI decision, realty firms and consultants said the cut is likely to reduce borrowing cost for both home buyers as well as developers leading to increase in housing demand.
Six bodies have been recovered from the passenger ship which capsized during a storm and hundreds more are still missing among the 458 people on board, state media said.
The 21-year-old Delhi woman who alleged she was molested by a Uber cab driver has said she had no idea how to register a complaint after the incident in the absence of an easy mechanism to contact the company.
India may be staring at its first drought in six years with the government downgrading the monsoon forecast on Tuesday, sparking concerns about growth in Asia’s third-largest economy as it recovers from its worst slowdown in 25 years.
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said China had "rejected" India's objection over an ambitious $46 billion Economic Corridor that passes through PoK, a day after Beijing asserted that the project will "not target any third party".
Four persons including a woman were killed when the helicopter they were travelling in crashed in Sindhupalchowk district of Nepal on Tuesday afternoon.
India on Tuesday opposed a move by Pakistan to conduct elections in the disputed Gilgit-Baltistan region, saying it was an attempt to cover up its “forcible and illegal occupation” of the area.
India has downgraded this year's monsoon forecast to 88% of the long-term average, earth sciences minister Harsh Vardhan said on Tuesday, raising fears of a drought in the country where nearly half of farmland lack irrigation facilities.
The BSE Sensex and Nifty lost over 2% on Tuesday and the benchmark 10-year bond yield jumped as a forecast for weak monsoon rains raised doubts over whether the central bank could follow up Tuesday's interest rate cut with another this year.
Police on Tuesday arrested a 40-year old Uber cab driver accused of trying to sexually harass a professional dancer on the way to Gurgaon from Delhi.
The ongoing power struggle between Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung and chief minister Arvind Kejriwal intensified on Tuesday after reports emerged about the AAP government appointing police officials from Bihar in Delhi’s anti-corruption bureau (ACB).
The government, private offices, universities and business set-ups – all have shifted completely to internet and mobile services for upward mobility. It has become a lifeline and its crippling will only send people to the Stone Age. Cell phones, SMS messages and internet services are modern day oxygen for the Kashmir Valley.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cut its policy interest rate by a quarter percentage point on Tuesday, easing policy for a third time this year, in a move that was widely expected as policymakers try to put the improving economy on a firmer footing.