Former Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death for allegedly spying in Pakistan, has filed a mercy petition with the country's chief of army staff, the Pakistan military said on Thursday.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi met senior Congress leader Meira Kumar at her residence fueling speculation that the former Lok Sabha Speaker has made the cut among a number of names doing the rounds as the Opposition's candidate for India's next President.
Congress will oppose the candidature of Ram Nath Kovind for the President's post because of his strong RSS-BJP ideology, said leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, on Tuesday.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday denied interim bail to controversy-ridden Justice (retd) CS Karnan. The top court also refused suspension of Karnan's 6 month jail sentence in a contempt of court case.
Posters went up outside the Delhi office of Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday morning against senior party leader Kumar Vishwas. In the images shared on social media, the posters called Vishwas a friend of BJP and also a traitor.
A Congress leader in Uttar Pradesh, Vinay Pradhan, was removed from all party positions as he allegedly used the phrase 'pappu' while praising party vice-president Rahul Gandhi.
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad is celebrating his 70th birthday today (11th June 2017) and has sent out a political message that he was committed to unite non-BJP parties ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
Former Delhi minister Kapil Mishra, who was sacked from the Aam Aadmi Party last month, tried to enter Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence along with his supporters on Friday but was stopped by police.
Communist Party of India (Maoist) (CPM) general secretary Sitaram Yechury was heckled by the Hindu Sena activists on Wednesday. Senior party leader Prakash Karat condemned the incident and said that the party would counter such actions.
The CBI on Monday informed that raids were being conducted at the residence of NDTV co-founder and executive co-chairperson Prannoy Roy. The CBI registered a case against Prannoy Roy and his wife Radhika Roy, a private company and others for causing an alleged loss to a private bank.
In a big move, the Indian Army is all set to open up combat positions for women, a gender barrier broken by only a few countries globally.
The EVM challenge conducted by the Election Commission of India is underway today. Only two political parties Communist Party of India (Marxist) and Nationalist Congress Party are taking part in the EVM challenge programme of EC.
Pakistan Foreign Office on Thursday summoned deputy Indian High Commissioner J.P. Singh and lodged a protest over ceasefire violation along Line of Control.
The Aam Aaadmi Party will hold Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) hackathon on the same day as the Election Commission's challenge.
In a big relief for BJP, CBI court in Lucknow today granted bail to LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Uma Bharti and all the other accused in the Babri Masjid demolition case.
A day after the Election Commission (EC) rejected the Aam Aadmi Party’s plea to allow an open hackathon, the party said that it was unlikely to take up the challenge on the existing ‘terms and conditions’.
In a u-turn on Monday, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) assured the Supreme Court that it would issue an advisory to Qazis to enlighten bridegrooms not to annul their marriages with triple talaq.
Three decades after the Bofors kickback controversy that thawed the pursuit to acquire howitzers, the Indian army on Thursday received the first two guns out of the 145 M777 ultra light artillery guns from the US, media reports said.
Environment minister Anil Madhav Dave, an expert in river conservation and an environmentalist at heart, died on Thursday morning in the national capital after suffering a cardiac arrest. He was 60.
On the fifth day of its hearing on the contentious issue of triple talaq, the Supreme Court today asked the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) if it is possible to give women the right to decline instant triple talaq.
A day after the suspended AAP leader Kapil Mishra ended his indefinite hunger strike, he filed a complaint with the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over allegations of corruption.
The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Tuesday defended triple talaq in the Supreme Court, saying it was being practised for 1,400 years and was a matter of faith just like Ram Lalla’s birthplace.
The CBI on Tuesday conducted searches in Mumbai, Delhi, Gurugram and Chennai, including at the residences of former Union minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti.
The Delhi High Court on Friday declined to stay the income tax proceedings against Young India Ltd in the National Herald case, which involves Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi.
The Election Commission of India today asked the political parties to feel free to hack their Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) this Sunday or Monday. The decision was taken at an all-party meeting the poll panel held today in New Delhi.
Five most senion judges, all of different faiths, today began hearings in Supreme Court to determine if triple talaq, the practice of Muslim men getting instant divorce by saying "talaq" three times, was fundamental to religion but may not rule on polygamy among Muslims.
The Supreme Court today sentenced Calcutta HC judge C S Karnan to six months jail for committing contempt of the apex court, judiciary and judicial process.
Taking his threats to expose Arvind Kejriwal a step further, sacked Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) minister Kapil Mishra - who was suspended yesterday - went to the CBI today, carrying yellow envelopes that he said were his proof.
In his tell-all media conference at Rajghat, Delhi's sacked water minister Kapil Mishra made a shocking accusation, saying he has seen Health Minister Satyendra Jain handing Rs. 2 crore in cash to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
Thrown out of the Delhi cabinet, Aam Aadmi Party leader Kapil Mishra has claimed a conspiracy was being hatched against him ahead of his Sunday’s press conference in which he would share “explosive details” of alleged Rs 400-crore water tanker scandal.