West Bengal's Basirhat, a town about 100 km from Kolkata, has been barricaded to keep out political parties after fresh violence yesterday that saw angry people out on the streets blocking roads, burning tyres and throwing stones at police vehicles till late in the night.
CBI on Friday conducted raids at 12 premises of Lalu Prasad Yadav in Delhi, Patna, Ranchi and Gurgaon in connection with a case of alleged irregularities in tenders allotted to a private company Sujata Hotels for development, maintenance and operation of BNR hotels at Ranchi and Puri.
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has accused the BJP of misusing social media to spread rumour leading to communal riots. She adds that the state government has decided to raise a peace-keeping force to maintain sectarian harmony in the state.
A terrorist has been killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir early this morning. The gun battle started after security launched an operation in Bahmnoo area of Pulwama...
The Delhi University colleges have announced their second cut-offs for this admission season with the top colleges still trading in the above-90 realm for more popular courses.
A civilian woman was killed in crossfire after security forces on Saturday launched search operations at Dailgam village in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, following information that two militants were hiding in the area.
Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea's allegation of being beaten up by Byculla prison officials appears to be true, a senior medical officer of the state-run JJ Hospital said on Thursday.
First there was Akhlaq, then Minhaj, later Pehlu Khan and many more and now Junaid - alarmed and pained by the recent spike in the killing of fellow Muslims by mobs, Muslims of India have decided to protest against the injustice in a big way. Social media is abuzz with calls for protest after Eid namaz tomorrow.
The Central Board of Secondary Education on Friday announced the results of the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) 2017. Punjab's Navdeep Singh has bagged the top rank in the exam.
An angry mob killed a police officer and went on the rampage outside Jamia Masjid in Jammu and Kashmir capital Srinagar during night-long congregational prayers at the mosque in the old city late on Thursday evening.
A day after Karnataka decided to waive farmer loans, Union Minister for Urban Development M Venkaiah Naidu said loan waiver has become fashion. "Loan waiver has become fashion now. Loan should be waived but in extreme situations only as it's not final solution," Naidu said.
A civilian was killed and at least 12 people were injured in clashes between security forces and protesters at Kakapora in south Kashmir's Pulwama district today.
The Punjab Assembly turned into a battleground today as a few Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) MLAs clashed with security men after they were thrown out of the House for creating ruckus.
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) announced the Bihar Class 10 exam results on Thursday, June 22. Students can check their Bihar board Class 10 result 2017 online through the official website biharboard.ac.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is today in Kerala where he inaugurated the much-awaited Kochi Metro. After arriving at the INS Garuda Naval Air Station today morning, Modi headed to the Palarivattom station, where he...
A 55-year-old man in Rajasthan's Pratapgarh was allegedly beaten to death by municipal council employees after he tried to stop them from clicking photographs of women defecating in the open.
Kashmir valley was tense as the bodies of three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants killed in an encounter with security forces were recovered from Arwani area of Bijbehara on Saturday.
Former AAP minister Kapil Mishra has been stopped at Bharat Nagar Gurudwara by Delhi Police denying him entry to Okhla's Zakir Nagar.
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) will declare the results of the entrance examination 2017 for its MBBS programme on its official website on Wednesday.
DMK working president and opposition leader M K Stalin and 86 other MLAs were evicted from the Tamil Nadu assembly in Chennai on Wednesday when they shouted slogans demanding permission to raise the Times Now-Moon TV expose on the alleged cash-for-vote scam.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today visited Mandsaur, where five farmers were killed during the farmers' stir, and handed over a cheque of Rs 1 crore to the family of one of them.
Around 50 cow vigilantes targeted officials of the Tamil Nadu government transporting cows from Jaisalmer to their state, pelted stones at a truck and blocked National Highway 15 on suspicion of cattle smuggling in Rajasthan's Barmer district, police said on Monday.
Ex-Okhla MLA from Congress party, Asif Mohammad Khan is sitting on dharna at the Okhla police station demanding action against the goons and their backers who shot at him and others today who were trying to stop the goons from occupying the house of an old widow in Zakir Nagar area.
In yet another incident which shows there is no rule of law in Okhla, a 72-year-old woman was threatened and beaten up by goons who wanted to occupy her flat. The incident happened in Zakir nagar are where the woman now lives alone after getting widowed a month ago.
In a shocking incident of lawlessness in Okhla, some anti-social elements connected to building mafia attacked Congress ex-MLA Asif Mohammad Khan and party's councillor candidate Parvez Alam Khan in Zakir Nagar area.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan ended his "peace fast" this afternoon after almost 28 hours and assured farmers that their demands will be considered and acted on. He also thanked his supporters who accompanied him at Bhopal's Dussehra Maidan.
Sarvesh Mehtani, a student from Chandigarh, was declared the topper in the highly competitive IIT-JEE (Advanced) engineering test, the results of which were announced Sunday.
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa's niece, Deepa Jayakumar, on Sunday, accused her brother, Deepak, of having "conspired to kill" her aunt. The allegation was made after Deepa failed to enter the Poes Garden residence of her late aunt leading to a falling out with her brother.
Youths in Jammu and Kashmir are being misinformed and misguided by forces inimical to peace, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat today said. Security forces have to devise ways to counter this, he said while addressing gentlemen cadets at the prestigious Indian Military Academy in Dehradun.
A helicopter with eight persons on board met with an accident while taking off from Badrinath on Saturday morning. A 35-year-old crew member was hit by the rotor blades and died on the spot while the two pilots suffered minor injuries as the Haridwar-bound chopper hit the ground shortly after take off at around 7.35am.