BJP parliamentarian and actor Hema Malini was on Thursday rushed to hospital after her car in which she was travelling collided with another car at Dausa in Rajasthan.
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has denied delaying the Air India flight to the US, saying reports in this regard were "misleading" and that he will initiate "criminal defamation" proceedings when he returns to India.
With Maharashtra government's controversial decision on madrasas creating a political furore, union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday blamed the previous Congress led-government for bringing the Right to Education (RTE) Act, which does not consider madrasas as educational institutions.
Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in 2002 promised to make National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah the vice president, but later reneged on his promise, former RAW chief AS Dulat has said.
Modi had alleged that two leading Indian cricketers and a West Indian player had been bribed by an Indian real estate tycoon, who is also a bookmaker.
A video clip of senior DMK leader MK Stalin slapping a passenger on the Chennai Metro went viral on Thursday, sparking a torrent of condemnation from civil society and political parties over his supposed uncivil behaviour.
The BJP-led government in Maharashtra declared madrasas, or Islamic seminaries, that do not teach primary subjects such as maths and English non-schools and their students out-of-school children on Thursday, sparking criticism from Muslim leaders and opposition parties who dubbed the move discriminatory and unconstitutional.
There was no evidence of a shooter at the Washington Navy Yard on Thursday morning, a Washington police department spokeswoman said two hours after initial reports emerged.
The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) sought on Thursday a report from the civil aviation ministry on recent incidents of alleged abuse of privilege involving Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and Union minister Kiren Rijiju that have ignited a torrent of criticism on social media.
China has proposed an economic corridor with India through Nepal in what appears to be President Xi Jinping’s latest effort to enhance connectivity and trade links across south Asia.
India will see limited impact of the Greece debt crisis as the country has little direct exposure to the European nation, Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan said on Thursday.
The controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (Afspa), which bestows special powers on the Indian Army, can be revoked in Jammu and Kashmir when the situation is conducive, union home minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday during a two-day visit to Kashmir.
At least 36 people were killed after a passenger ferry with close to 200 people on board capsized in rough waters in the central Philippines on Thursday, officials said.
Google apologised by saying it is "sorry" after an identification programme in its new photo application tagged a picture of a black couple with a "gorillas" label.
A scene out of the movie Terminator just happened for real. A robot killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen's production plants in Germany, the automaker said.