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Several hurt as police lathi-charge, use water canons to stop JNU students'

A large number of JNU students and teachers were on Friday stopped from marching to the Parliament Complex over various demands, including academic freedom, with police resorting to lathi-charge and use of water canons.


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Ayodhya dispute: 1994 judgment may be revisited after petitioner tells SC-

The Supreme Court on Friday observed that before deciding the title dispute of the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi row, it would re-examine whether a 1994 judgment which suggests that "a mosque is not an essential part of the practice of the religion of Islam and namaz (prayer) by Muslims can be offered anywhere, even in open" needs to be revisited by a larger Bench.


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Three AIIMS doctors killed in accident on Yamuna Expressway

Three junior doctors including a woman of AIIMS Delhi were killed in the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday on Yamuna expressway, while four other doctors were gravely injured in the accident.


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CBSE class 12 accountancy paper leaked on Whatsapp, probe ordered

The Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) Class 12 Accountancy paper was allegedly leaked on Thursday ahead of the examination.


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Delhi Metro Pink Line opens to public today

A new 21.5-km circular metro corridor, which will connect South and North West Delhi along the ring road, will be opened to the public on Wednesday evening.


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UP bypolls: SP takes lead in both Gorakhpur and Phulpur, CM Yogi's reputation

Counting of votes for the Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha bye-elections began on Wednesday amid tight security arrangements. The results are expected to be declared by afternoon.


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UP and Bihar bypolls: As counting begins, BJP takes early lead in Gorakhpur,

As counting began for UP and Bihar bypolls today morning, the BJP took an early lead in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur and Phulpur parliament seats, while Lalu Yadav's RJD is ahead in Bihar's Araria, both parties holding.


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50,000 Farmers march overnight for 5 hours to avoid hassling Mumbai Students,

At least 50,000 farmers who had arrived in Mumbai yesterday reached the Azad Maidan before the crack of dawn. They walked through the night, for five hours, so that students who will be writing their Board exams today aren't inconvenienced.


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UP bypolls: Yogi confident of win in Gorakhpur while SP candidate talks of

While both BJP and SP-BSP alliance predicted their victory in Gorakhpur, slow pace of voting on Sunday marked the by-elections for the high stakes battles in Gorakhpur and Phulpur constituencies as poll percentage in the two constituencies went down by nearly 10% as compared to the 2014 LS elections.


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Yogi Adityanath in Gorakhpur: People of UP do not want 'Aurangzeb rule'

Addressing his 16th - and last - public meeting in Gorakhpur ahead of Sunday's byelection for the Lok Sabha constituency that sent him to Parliament on five consecutive occasions, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi...


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After Lenin, Periyar, Jan Sangh founder Shyama Prasad Mookerjee's statue

Following the pulling down of Lenin's statue in Tripura two days ago and vandalism of Periyar's statue in Tamil Nadu a day later, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condemned these incidents in strong words, saying stern action will be taken against those found guilty, a statement by his office read.


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Lenin statue razed in Tripura's Belonia town, CPM blames BJP workers

Two days after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) defeated Communist Party of India (Marxist) in Tripura, a Vladimir Lenin statue has been toppled in the state's Belonia town, allegedly by BJP workers.


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MP bypolls: Congress sets the stage for assembly elections with Kolaras,

The Congress victory in the two by-polls in Madhya Pradesh have set a positive mood for the party for the assembly polls at the end of the year in which chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will be seeking his fourth term.


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'Where is Najeeb?' Students, others demand answers, protest at CBI headquarters

A day before the Najeeb Ahmed case is to be heard in court, students from the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and other universities along with many other concerned citizens demonstrated outside the CBI headquarters in Delhi on Monday demanding answers about the scholar's disappearance.


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Controversial Ram Rajya Rath Yatra flagged off from Ayodhya, Yogi Adityanath

The 39-day-long Ram Rajya Rath Yatra from Ayodhya to Rameshwaram was flagged off on Tuesday from the temple town. The UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, however, stayed away from the flag off ceremony in Ayodhya following a controversy over the motive of the yatra.


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Rahul Gandhi goes after PDP-BJP for 'non-existent Kashmir policy'

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday criticised Jammu and Kashmir's ruling PDP-BJP for their "opportunistic alliance and non-existent Kashmir policy", in the wake of divergent statements by state Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman regarding Pakistan following the Jammu attack.


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PM Modi's wife Jashodaben injured in road accident

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben had a narrow escape when an Innova car she was travelling in, rammed a truck near Chittor, Rajasthan.


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Bengaluru: Police detain 10 youths over 'pakoda' protest against PM Modi

As many as 10 youths were detained by police here for holding protests against Prime Minister Narendra Modi by selling 'pakodas' to condemn his recent remark that 'pakoda' selling was also employment.


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Victory of Congress in Rajasthan bypolls is 'rejection of ruling BJP by

The Congress on Thursday hailed the victory of party candidates in two Lok Sabha and one state Assembly seats in Rajasthan bypolls, with Rahul Gandhi terming the results as "rejection of ruling BJP by the people".


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In riot-hit Kasganj, Muslim residents say they feel like targets: Report

As many as 112 people were arrested and security forces personnel intensified vigil in the strife-torn Kasganj in Uttar Pradesh where the situation remained tense but peaceful yesterday, two days after clashes between two communities claimed one life.


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Hyderabad: Selfie video with running train lands 25-year-old youth in hospital

A youngster's plan to take a selfie video with a running MMTS train in the background went awry with him landing in hospital with grievous injuries.


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Delhi: 17 killed in Bawana factory fire

At least 17 people were killed and two injured in a massive blaze at a firecracker storage unit in Bawana. The fire, which started at the storage unit on the ground floor of a two-storey building, ripped through the structure.


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SC strikes down Padmaavat ban but cinema owners wary after threats to torch

Cinema and multiplex owners in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar are worried about releasing Padmaavat despite the Supreme Court order on Thursday striking down the ban imposed on the film...


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Blast in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, 4 policemen killed

Four policemen were killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town on Saturday in an improvised explosive device blast.


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Kamala Mills Tragedy: Mumbai Fire Department's probe uncovers the sad truth

Last month's deadly fire that burnt two upscale restaurants in Mumbai could have started from the flying embers from charcoal used for hookahs at the upscale Mojo's Bistro that came in contact with the curtains, and spread rapidly, the fire department has said in its report on the Kamala Mills tragedy.


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Sohrabuddin encounter trial: CBI court orders media gag, can attend but not

A special CBI court in Mumbai has ordered that the media will not be allowed to report on daily proceedings in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh alleged fake encounter case trial that is being held in Mumbai after it was moved out of Gujarat by the Supreme Court.


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Air quality remains 'severe' while Delhi govt cancels odd-even

Dense smog continued to envelop Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) on Sunday, with pollution level remaining in the 'severe' category.


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Gauri Lankesh killers will 100 per cent be caught, in a few weeks: Karnataka

The killers of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh, who was shot dead in an audacious attack in Bengaluru over two months ago, will 100 per cent" be caught in a few weeks, Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy said on Saturday.


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Shocking footage of mega pile-up on Yamuna Expressway due to fog

A video has emerged showing the true extent of shocking pileup today morning on the Yamuna Expressway.


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Pulwama encounter: JeM chief Masood Azhar's nephew among 3 militants killed

The nephew of Jaish-e-Muhammad chief Maulana Masood Azhar was among the three militants killed by the security forces in a gunbattle in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Monday.


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