One killed, three injured in bomb blast in Assam

One person was killed and three others were injured in a bomb blast triggered by suspected militants in front of Krishani Police Station in Goalpara district on Wednesday. The bomb, which... »

Top Naxal commander killed in Jharkhand

In a pre-dawn operation, security forces on Wednesday killed a prominent Naxal commander operating in Jharkhand in the forests of Khunti district of the state. According to preliminary i... »

CBI institutes PE into alleged irregularities in issuance of KoPT cargo licences

The Central Bureau of Investigation has instituted a preliminary enquiry to probe loss to the exchequer due to alleged irregularities in the issuance of cargo handling and shore operation... »
AHMEDABAD, July 23, 2014

Shirdi Sai Baba controversy: Vadodara court summons Shankaracharya

A local court in Vadodara on Monday issued summons to Dwarka Shankaracharya Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati in response to a complaint »
JAIPUR, July 23, 2014

Privilege motion against Meena

A Bharatiya Janata Party, MLA on Tuesday moved a breach of privilege motion against Kirori Lal Meena for allegedly threatening him.The BJP legislator, Om Prakash Hudla, moved the motion agai... »
MUMBAI, July 23, 2014

AAP worker held on rape charge

Thane police on Monday arrested an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) worker for allegedly raping his female colleague around four months ago.According to the complaint filed by the 35 year old victim,... »
NEW DELHI/ BHOPAL, July 23, 2014

IAS couple dismissed from service on graft charges

Two Indian Administrative Service officers belonging to the Madhya Pradesh cadre, Arvind Joshi and his wife, Tinoo, have been dismissed from service on charges of corruption. The Income-Tax... »
LUCKNOW, July 23, 2014

Will act as a bridge between Centre and U.P. Govt: Ram Naik

Stating that he had been given a huge responsibility, the new Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Ram Naik on Tuesday said that he would act as a bridge between the Centre and the State Government. Even as... »
MUMBAI, July 23, 2014

Rane to wait two days for Sonia’s response

A day after he resigned from the Maharashtra Cabinet, dissident Congress leader Narayan Rane took a step back on Tuesday, saying he would wait another two days for a response from Congress preside... »
NEW DELHI, July 22, 2014

CBI asks for Saradha files

The Central Bureau of Investigation has sought all Saradha chit-fund scam related documents from the West Bengal and Odisha Police by July 31.“Full-fledged investigations into the Saradha sc... »
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi.
GUWAHATI, July 22, 2014

Gogoi accepts Sarma’s resignation

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday accepted the resignation of rebel Minister and leader of the dissident Congress group — Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma — and dropped... »
TRAI on Tuesday recommended an investment plan of Rs 1,895 crore for telephone infrastructure in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. The plan calls for connecting 22 islands, including 18 islands with a population of above 100 and four islands having the presence of police, forest camps and tourists. File photo shows an aerial view of Port Blair, capital of the Andaman and Nicobar islands.
NEW DELHI, July 22, 2014

TRAI suggests Rs.2,400-cr plan for Andaman and Nicobar, Lakshadweep island chains

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), in keeping with its drive to create a conducive environment for the business and improve connectivity, on Tuesday recommended a Rs.2,400-crore pro... »
Dissident Congress Minister Narayan Rane resigned from the Maharashtra Cabinet on Monday, after targeting both the party high command and Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan. Photo: Vivek Bendre
MUMBAI, July 22, 2014

Dissident leader Narayan Rane waits it out

A day after he resigned from the Maharashtra Cabinet, dissident Congress leader took a step back and said he would wait another two days for a response from Congress president Sonia Gandhi, before... »

Bihar govt to table Walia panel report on Kosi floods

Goa rights panel transfers kidnapping case

Soldier, intruder killed on Jammu border

BJP MP declared absconder in Babri case

Floods in Western U.P. claim six lives

Questions over fire safety in Mumbai skyscrapers

Ex-J&K MP quits Congress, slams Azad

We will form govt. in J&K: Mehbooba

Nearly 50 % turnout in Uttarakhand by-elections

Subhash Desai
MUMBAI, July 23, 2014

We will stand by people of Jaitapur, says Shiv Sena

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed the need of expanding nuclear energy production in India, the Shiv Sena — a National Democratic Alliance partner — clarified that it will continue... »
Dehradun, July 23, 2014

Chopra panel report recommends ‘no dams in paraglacial regions’

The Chopra Committee, which studied the impact of receding glaciers on hydroelectric power projects (HEPs), has in its report objected to the construction of HEPs in regions between 2,200 to 2,500... »
Chandigarh, July 23, 2014

AAP not to contest Haryana polls

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will not contest the Haryana Assembly elections due later this year. This was decided at the State executive commitee meeting in Karnal on Tuesday. This decisio... »
RAIPUR, July 23, 2014

37 Congress MLAs suspended from Chhattisgarh Assembly

Chhattisgarh Assembly witnessed pandemonium on the second consecutive day of monsoon session on Tuesday with the Opposition (Congress) and the treasury benches hurling allegations against each oth... »
Bollywood actor Preity Zinta.
Mumbai, July 23, 2014

Wadia threw burning cigarettes at me: Zinta

Bollywood actor Preity Zinta, who has accused industrialist Ness Wadia of molestation, said her former boyfriend had thrown burning cigarettes at her and locked her up in a room even before the Ma... »
AHMEDABAD, July 23, 2014

‘Statue of Unity needs no clearance’

The Gujarat government on Tuesday said no environmental clearance was required for the proposed Statue of Unity as the proposed area of construction was less than 20,000 square metres. The state-o... »
Pandit Bhimsen Joshi
MUMBAI, July 22, 2014

Bhimsen Joshi’s children squabble over his property

The battle over the will of great classical singer and Bharat Ratna recipient Pandit Bhimsen Joshi has escalated to the Bombay High Court now. Joshi’s children from his second wife Vatsala... »
MUMBAI, July 22, 2014

Media space shrinking under Modi govt., says civil society

The space for independent journalism and debates is fast shrinking under the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA government at the Centre, several eminent social activists, academicians and artists not... »
BHOPAL, July 22, 2014

Madhya Pradesh House adjourned sine die

The Madhya Pradesh Assembly was adjourned sine die on Tuesday after passing the State Budget for 2014-15 amid pandemonium which followed the Speaker's rejection of a breach of privilege motion move... »
Srinagar, July 22, 2014

Four killed in cylinder explosion in Amarnath base camp

Four persons from Punjab were on Tuesday killed and three others injured when a gas cylinder exploded inside a community kitchen at Baltal base camp of Amarnath pilgrimage in Ganderbal district, 1... »

Graft-tainted IAS couple in Madhya Pradesh sacked

Will not withdraw resignation: Narayan Rane

Militant's body found in Jammu and Kashmir

Four killed in cylinder explosion in Srinagar

Revise figures of Bhopal gas tragedy: survivors

BJP won’t win any seat in WB, says Mamata

28 rebel MLAs tell Governor they have no confidence in Gogoi

Bollywood rallies in support of Subhash Ghai’s institute

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