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.
Jolted by consecutive electoral defeats and infighting, the Aam Aadmi party led by Arvind Kejriwal has now decided to shed its tag of being a party of 'aam aadmi' or common man.
India has told Pakistan that blood samples of beheaded Indian soldiers and a blood trail near the Line of Control (LoC) prove its complicity while Pakistan denied the involvement of its Army in any such activity.
Putting an end to all the speculations, Kumar Vishwas and Arvind Kejriwal buried the hatchet on Wednesday after an AAP's political affairs committee (PAC) meeting in Delhi.
The Shiv Sena on Wednesday once again slammed the Centre over the mutilation of Indian soldiers by the Pakistani Army, asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reveal how serious he is about tackling the matter on an international level.
The Congress on Monday came down hard on the government asking it to "wake up from its slumber" after two Indian soldiers were killed on the LoC and their bodies mutilated by Pakistan.
A day after Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal denied that there was any rift within the Aam Aadmi Party and called Kumar Vishwas his “younger brother”, senior party leader Manish Sisodia on Monday said the party leadership, including its convener Kejriwal, is “hurt” by the actions of Vishwas.
Taking in all the criticism about his alleged high-handedness for three days, Arvind Kejriwal has finally acknowledged in an early morning tweet today that the need of the hour for him is "action and not excuses".
Congress president Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday said that agricultural land bought by her in Haryana's Faridabad district or other property acquired by her had no links to finances of her husband, his Skylight Hospitality, or to reality major DLF.
The Congress on Monday accused Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath of making ‘disparaging, distatateful and dishonourable’ remarks against country’s women on his website and demanded an apology from him.
Noted lyricist and former Rajya Sabha MP Javed Akhtar has termed the All India Muslim Personal Law Board's (AIMPLB) call for boycott of abusers of triple talaq a hoax.
The Delhi BJP on Saturday expelled its 21 members, including five sitting councillors, from the party for six years for allegedly being involved in the anti-party activites ahead of the April 23 MCD polls.
The Supreme Court on Thursday snubbed the Congress for questioning the credibility of EVMs after losing Assembly polls in several states, reminding the party that the government headed by Congress itself had brought in the voting machines.
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said that the Indian government is not aware of the whereabouts of former naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court.
A day after a video surfaced showing a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan being attacked by an angry mob while he was returning from a polling booth in Srinagar, veteran Indian left-hander Gautam Gambhir criticised the Kashmiri youth for the shocking incident.
All India Muslim Personal Law Board vice-president Kalbe Sadiq has said the Board will end the practice of triple talaq itself in one-and-a-half years so the government should not interfere in the matter.
Chaos prevailed for some time at the end of a conference in New Delhi as several members of the media mobbed Pakistan high commissioner Abdul Basit and former foreign minister Khurshid Kasuri, forcing the envoy to make a hasty exit.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said in Lok Sabha that the “Indian government will do everything possible to ensure justice for Kulbhushan Jadhav.” He also said that the government strongly condemns Pakistan’s decision to announce death sentence for Jadhav.