Upset about the recently used "inflamatory statements", the Election Comission of India has directed parties to comply with the spirit of law and the model code of conduct.
New Delhi: In a shocking turn of events, a pair of three year-old twins died after falling into a washing machine in their house at Avantika housing complex, Rohini, on Saturday afternoon.
The Shiv Sena on Friday reportedly started back-channel talks with the Congress to explore the possibility of keeping BJP from taking control over the Mumbai municipal corporation, the country's richest civic body.
The Special Investigation Team probing the multi-crore employment scam in Bihar has arrested senior IAS officer and chairman of Bihar Staff Selection Commission, Sudhir Kumar for playing a key role in the scam.
6 PM: It's official now. No party has won clear majority in BMC election 2017 and the final tally is: Shiv Sena 84, BJP 82, Congress 31, NCP 9 and MNS 7.
Uttar Pradesh assembly elections 2017 have entered the fourth phase today. Fifty three Assembly constituencies including in Raebareli, the parliamentary constituency of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, are voting today.
A scuffle broke out between All India Students Association (AISA) and Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) today which soon turned into a violent clash in which several people, including college professors, were reportedly injured.
Mumbai: Voting for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) - richest civic body in India - and nine other municipal corporations in Maharashtra, started at 7.30 am today with over 90 lakh voters in the country's commercial capital deciding the fate of Shiv Sena, BJP and the Congress.
Tundla: Delhi-bound Kanpur-Bhiwani Kalindi Express collided with a freight train at Tundla junction in Uttar Pradesh in the early hours of Monday.
Saifai (Etawah): Trying to convince voters that the prolonged family feud for control over the Samajwadi Party, Uttar Pradesh's ruling Yadav family presented united front on Sunday.
Lucknow: Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, BSP supremo Mayawati and Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday cast their votes in the third phase of UP elections and each claimed that his/her party will form the next government.
The Centre has returned a bill moved by the Delhi government for a salary hike up to 400 per cent for employees apart from an increase in perks and allowances.
In a shocking proof of neglect and apathy, nine students of a government school at Deoli of Delhi were hospitalised due to food poisoning on Thursday, after they consumed mid-day meal in which, two dead rat was found.
The mastermind of the 2005 Delhi serial blasts, Tariq Ahmed Dar, was on Thursday sentenced to 10 years in prison. Two other accused, Mohammed Rafiq Shah and Mohammed Hussain Fazili, were, however, acquitted of all charges.
VK Sasikala this evening drove up to a prison in Bengaluru where she has been sentenced to four years in prison for corruption in a case that involves J Jayalalithaa, the Chief Minister who died in December and was the leader of Tamil Nadu's ruling party, the AIADMK.
The Supreme Court has dealt a huge blow today to the political aspirations of AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala by convicting her in a disproportionate assets case.
As the Ola and Uber drivers' strike entered day 4 on Monday, office-goers who depended on these app-based cab services had a harrowing time trying to reach their workplace in the morning.
Amidst raging revolt in the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, another blow has been dealt to Sasikala as two more Members of Parliament extended their support to Tamil Nadu's caretaker chief minister, O Panneerselvam, on Sunday.
An encounter is underway between security forces and terrorists in Yaripora of Kulgam district in Jammu and Kashmir. The two sides are engaged in a gunbattle, TV reports say. Bodies of two terrorists were recovered during the encounter.
Reviewing its 2015 judgment, the Supreme Court on Thursday sentenced Gopal Ansal to one year jail in connection with the Uphar fire tragedy. He has been asked by the apex court to surrender within four weeks.
Chennai: Caretaker Tamil Nadu chief minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday said a committee will be constituted to probe the mystery surrounding the death former chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
In a dramatic turn of events in Tamil Nadu, 'caretaker' chief minister O Panneerselvam dropped a bombshell Tuesday, saying he was forced to resign and propose All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazakham (AIADMK) General Secretary VK Sasikala's name to the top elected post in the state.
On Monday night, a moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.8 on Richter Scale, struck Uttarakhand's Rudraprayag, tremors of which were felt in Delhi and other parts of northern India.
New Delhi: Delhi is paying the price for the aspirations of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party trying to win Punjab. Punjab goes to elections on February 4 and five of the six Cabinet Ministers of the AAP government are out of the city.
At least four people have died and several are feared dead after an under-construction building in Kanpur's Jajmau collapsed on Wednesday. A rescue operation involving the Army, National Disaster Response Force, police as well as fire and emergency services personnel is underway at the site in Uttar Pradesh.
Kotkapura (Faridkot): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday took on the Aam Aadmi Party, calling it an "outsider" that is "dreaming of creating its own world" at the cost of Punjab and asked voters to send the party back from where it had come.
The scions of Congress and Samajwadi Party (SP) on Sunday came together to give a call for crushing the BJP's divisive politics of anger for the progress, prosperity, peace and people of Uttar Pradesh in the Assembly elections.
With days to go before voting commences in Punjab, electioneering is going on in the state at a feverish pitch. Friday was a busy day as political bigwigs descended upon the state.
Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has written directly to Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, stating that if the budget is shared before his state starts voting on February 11, Uttar Pradesh will be deprived of schemes that could help India's most populous state.
Meghalaya Governor V Shanmuganathan has resigned, days after a controversy erupted over reports in local media accusing him of sexual misconduct. The reports had quoted a woman who had come to seek a job at the Governor's Office.