The Supreme Court on Friday said the practice of triple talaq was the "worst" and "not desirable" form of dissolution of marriages among Muslims, even though there were schools of thought which termed it as "legal".
Former UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, on Wednesday, once again took aim at Yogi Adityanath-led Bharatiya Janata Party government over deteriorating law and order of the state alleging that the state government has lost the trust of people as far as Saharanpur incident is concerned.
The Anti-Corruption Branch today recorded the statement of sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra over his allegations that Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had influenced the probe into a Rs 400 crore tanker scam.
Twenty-three people, including four children, were killed and 27 injured when a wall of a marriage hall collapsed during a heavy storm in Bharatpur district of Rajasthan last night.
In a major setback for Lalu Prasad Yadav, Supreme Court on Monday ruled that the RJD chief and other accused will face separate trials for each case in the Rs 900 crore fodder scam.
Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh have have been declared as the top two states with the most number of clean cities — 12 and 11, respectively — in India's top 50 clean cities, according to Swachh Survekshan 2017, an annual...
The Bombay High Court today dismissed the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) appeal for granting death sentence to 11 men in the March 2002 Bilkis Bano gangrape case in Gujarat and upheld the life imprisonment sentence pronounced by the trial court.
A large-scale search operation has been launched by the security forces in Shopian district of south Kashmir after the recent terror attacks in the Valley.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited the Kedarnath temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, in the Garhwal Himalayan range near the Mandakini river in Uttarakhand.
The Election Commission cancelled the May 25 by-election to the Anantnag Lok Sabha constituency in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, saying the situation is not conducive for conducting polls in the valley as the region is witnessing a spike in violence and protests.
Two jawans were killed and mutilated in Kashmir in unprovoked firing by Pakistan this morning, the army has said, warning of "appropriate response" for the "despicable act."
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Monday sparked a controversy after he alleged that Telangana police were encouraging Muslim youths to join Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS).
Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari's house was ransacked late last night by men who have been caught on CCTV attacking an employee of the lawmaker. Tiwari, a Lok Sabha member, was not at home at the time.
Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh was on Saturday removed as the party's general secretary incharge of Karnataka and Goa.
In coordinated raids carried out by Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), Wild Life Department and local police, a big organised racket of poaching, illegal wildlife hunting and arms trafficking has been unearthed in Meerut. Raids have been carried out at the residence of a retired army colonel.
A judge of a Lucknow court has been suspended by the Allahabad High Court questioning the "haste" shown by the judge in granting bail to rape-accused Samajwadi Party leader and former Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prajapati.
Speculations about dreaded underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's health swirled thick and fast on Friday night, with unconfirmed reports saying that the Dawood has died. However, Mumbai police has refused to give any credence to the reports doing the rounds.
The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday cancelled 15 public holidays marking the birth or death anniversary of eminent personalities.
As MCD election results started coming in on Wednesday, it became clear that The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was all set to retain Delhi’s three civic bodies for the third time in a row, dealing a serious blow to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which blamed Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) for its poor show in the municipal elections.
Votes are being counted for three municipal corporations in Delhi today and in early leads the BJP has shot ahead in MCD North, East as well as South.
Tamil Nadu police on Tuesday arrested Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) Working President MK Stalin and several others party cadres during a statewide bandh called to press for immediate resolution of farmers’ issues.
Two days ahead of the results scheduled for Municipal Corporation of Delhi Elections, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday warned of launching a "movement" if the MCD exit poll results come true.
Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur was granted bail by the Bombay High Court today in the 2008 Malegaon blast case on the condition that she will not try to influence the prosecution witnesses.
Union Minister Vijay Goel today took a dig at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's allegations that the EVMs used during Sunday's MCD elections were tampered with.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is expected to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday to discuss the unrest in the Valley. Mehbooba, who arrived in the capital on Saturday to attend the Niti Aayog governing council meet, is also likely to meet Home Minister Rajnath Singh and other central ministers to review the current situation.
Voting ended at 5.30 PM on Sunday for the Delhi municipal polls to 270 wards in which the ruling BJP is locked in a triangular battle with the Congress and the AAP.
The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has downgraded the security cover of several important Opposition leaders.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami today met farmers from the state who have been protesting at Jantar Mantar for the last 39 days. The chief minister assured the farmers that their demands will be met and advised them to call off their protest.
Voting began in Delhi in a triangular contest for 272 seats in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) elections on Sunday. The Congress, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were involved in a high-pitched campaign, attacking and counter-attacking one another and promising freebies to voters.
A surprise inspection by officials from electricity department at former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav’s house on Thursday revealed that Samajwadi Party leader has an unpaid bill amounting to Rs 4 lakh.