21 Aug 2012
Fresh trouble brewed for former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda, arrested in the suicide case of his former employee, on Tuesday with Delhi Police slapping sections of Information Technology Act against him for allegedly sending false electronic message leading to harassment of the deceased.
14 Mar 2016
Nagaur (Rajasthan): In a veiled reference to the recent Jat agitation, RSS today disapproved of reservation demands by the 'affluent' sections and favoured a study to ascertain whether the deserving backward classes are actually getting the quota benefits.
21 Nov 2015
Pune: Former President Pratibha Patil today said the weaker sections of the society can always draw strength from the Constitution, while drafting which Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar laid emphasis on equality.
01 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Charges under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act were added against Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leaders in the case registered by the mother and the wife of former BJP leader Dayashankar Singh, an official said on Monday.
27 Jul 2016
Guwahati: Assam government's Social Welfare Department would stress on strict implementation of "The Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986" in the state.
22 Nov 2014
Manika (Jharkhand): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said on Saturday that programmes like green revolution, MG-NREGA, RTI and women's reservation were the party's initiatives as the Congress believed in taking all sections of the society along with it.
20 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Nimrat Kaur knew her debut film 'The Lunchbox' will be a tough act to follow but is happy with the way her career is shaping up as she feels it is an interesting time to be an actor in India.
20 Jun 2016
London: E-cigarettes are playing a key role in reducing the likelihood of young people smoking, in many cases acting as a 'roadblock' to combustible tobacco, a new study has claimed.
01 Apr 2016
Cairo: A charitable gesture by Argentinian football star Lionel Messi has sparked outrage in Egypt, where a lawmaker and football official took umbrage at the donation: His football boots. Messi, in an interview with the private satellite channel MBC Misr, had donated his boots to the channel to auction them off for charity.
01 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Metro saw both highs and lows in 2014 as it launched new sections and came out with engineering feat but was beset by trouble in land acquisition which may result in DMRC missing its deadline of phase-III expansion of adding over 140 km to the existing network.