25 Aug 2016
New Delhi: A day after reports emerged that documents related to India's Scorpene submarine have been leaked, the Indian Navy on Thursday said the issue has been taken up with the French government.
25 Aug 2016
Odisha: A day after a tribal man had to walk 10 km carrying his wife's body on his shoulder in Odisha's Kalahandi after failing to get a vehicle from a government hospital, a probe was ordered to ascertain the circumstances which led to the incident on Thursday.
25 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Fliers may soon be able to use Wi-Fi facility when they are on flights in the Indian airspace, with the government on Wednesday indicating that a decision is likely in the coming days.
24 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Rio 2016 Olympics bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik arrived Indira Gandhi International Airport during wee hours of Wednesday. The 23-year-old then headed to her home state Haryana where she was felicitated by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar in front of a cheering crowd.
23 Aug 2016
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat Legislative Assembly ratified the Constitution Amendment Bill on Goods and Service Tax (GST) unopposed on the last day of monsoon session today in the absence of Congress MLAs who were suspended for creating ruckus before the Bill was tabled for discussion and voting.
22 Aug 2016
Mumbai: Terming RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's comments on declining Hindu population as "outdated", Shiv Sena today said the progressive Hindu community would not accept his thoughts and asked the Centre to implement uniform civil code to maintain "social and cultural balance".
20 Aug 2016
Ahmedabad: Four years after three Dalit youths were killed in a firing incident at Thangadh in Surendranagar district of Gujarat, the state government has decided to form a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to investigate the case. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani decided to form the SIT after receiving several representations from Dalit leaders requesting the same, a government release said on Saturday. "Chief Minister Vijay Rupani took the decision following representations from Dalit leaders including Cabinet Minister Atmaram Parmar, former minister Ramanlal Vora, and Rajya Sabha MP Shambhuprasad Tundiya," the release said quoting Minister of State for Home Pradipsinh Jadeja.
16 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Former India cricketer Virender Sehwag has requested the government to name a special train and plane after gymnast Dipa Karmakar and athlete Lalita Babar in order to honour thier efforts at the ongoing Rio Olympics.
15 Aug 2016
Una (Guj): Vowing to intensify their agitation at a protest rally on Independence day, the Dalit community in Gujarat on Monday said they will launch a mega rail roko stir if their demand for granting five acres of land for each family is not met by Gujarat government within one month.
17 Aug 2016
New Delhi: A day after kite strings claimed three lives in the national capital, the Delhi government on Wednesday imposed a ban on the sale, production and storage of glass-coated threads or Chinese manjha even as a blame game erupted with Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia claiming the Environment Secretary took seven days to clear a notification.