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AISA, ABVP students clash after Umar Khalid's seminar gets canceled, many

A scuffle broke out between All India Students Association (AISA) and Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) today which soon turned into a violent clash in which several people, including college professors, were reportedly injured.


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BMC election 2017: BJP, Shiv Sena battle it out As Mumbai votes today

Mumbai: Voting for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) - richest civic body in India - and nine other municipal corporations in Maharashtra, started at 7.30 am today with over 90 lakh voters in the country's commercial capital deciding the fate of Shiv Sena, BJP and the Congress.


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Kanpur-Bhiwani Kalindi Express collides with goods train at Tundla station,

Tundla: Delhi-bound Kanpur-Bhiwani Kalindi Express collided with a freight train at Tundla junction in Uttar Pradesh in the early hours of Monday.


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Yadavs stand united: Mulayam's 2nd wife calls Akhilesh, Prateek her 'two eyes'

Saifai (Etawah): Trying to convince voters that the prolonged family feud for control over the Samajwadi Party, Uttar Pradesh's ruling Yadav family presented united front on Sunday.


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UP elections 2017: Big shots including Akhilesh, Mayawati, Rajnath cast votes

Lucknow: Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, BSP supremo Mayawati and Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday cast their votes in the third phase of UP elections and each claimed that his/her party will form the next government.


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No 400 per cent salary hike for Delhi MLAs as Centre returns the bill

The Centre has returned a bill moved by the Delhi government for a salary hike up to 400 per cent for employees apart from an increase in perks and allowances.


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Delhi: Dead rats found in mid-day meal, nine students hospitalized

In a shocking proof of neglect and apathy, nine students of a government school at Deoli of Delhi were hospitalised due to food poisoning on Thursday, after they consumed mid-day meal in which, two dead rat was found.


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2005 Delhi serial blasts case: 2 accused acquitted, one convicted but sentence

The mastermind of the 2005 Delhi serial blasts, Tariq Ahmed Dar, was on Thursday sentenced to 10 years in prison. Two other accused, Mohammed Rafiq Shah and Mohammed Hussain Fazili, were, however, acquitted of all charges.


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Sasikala surrenders, jailed in Bengaluru

VK Sasikala this evening drove up to a prison in Bengaluru where she has been sentenced to four years in prison for corruption in a case that involves J Jayalalithaa, the Chief Minister who died in December and was the leader of Tamil Nadu's ruling party, the AIADMK.


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SC convicts Sasikala in DA case, upholds 4 year jail term

The Supreme Court has dealt a huge blow today to the political aspirations of AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala by convicting her in a disproportionate assets case.


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Ola, Uber drivers' strike enters Day 4, auto-rickshaws fleece commuters

As the Ola and Uber drivers' strike entered day 4 on Monday, office-goers who depended on these app-based cab services had a harrowing time trying to reach their workplace in the morning.


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Tamil Nadu crisis live: MPs Senguttuvan, Jeyasingh extend support to O

Amidst raging revolt in the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, another blow has been dealt to Sasikala as two more Members of Parliament extended their support to Tamil Nadu's caretaker chief minister, O Panneerselvam, on Sunday.


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J&K: 4 terrorists, 3 security personnel killed in Kulgam encounter

An encounter is underway between security forces and terrorists in Yaripora of Kulgam district in Jammu and Kashmir. The two sides are engaged in a gunbattle, TV reports say. Bodies of two terrorists were recovered during the encounter.


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Uphaar fire tragedy: Supreme Court sentences Gopal Ansal to one year jail

Reviewing its 2015 judgment, the Supreme Court on Thursday sentenced Gopal Ansal to one year jail in connection with the Uphar fire tragedy. He has been asked by the apex court to surrender within four weeks.


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Panneerselvam says will get Jayalalithaa's death probed, adds- 'will prove my

Chennai: Caretaker Tamil Nadu chief minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday said a committee will be constituted to probe the mystery surrounding the death former chief minister J Jayalalithaa.


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O Panneerselvam revolts against VK Sasikala: All you need to know

In a dramatic turn of events in Tamil Nadu, 'caretaker' chief minister O Panneerselvam dropped a bombshell Tuesday, saying he was forced to resign and propose All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazakham (AIADMK) General Secretary VK Sasikala's name to the top elected post in the state.


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Earthquake jolts North India, Centre takes stock while NDRF put on high alert

On Monday night, a moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.8 on Richter Scale, struck Uttarakhand's Rudraprayag, tremors of which were felt in Delhi and other parts of northern India.


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Delhi put on hold while AAP woos Punjab

New Delhi: Delhi is paying the price for the aspirations of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party trying to win Punjab. Punjab goes to elections on February 4 and five of the six Cabinet Ministers of the AAP government are out of the city.


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Kanpur: 4 dead after under-construction building collapses, around 40 still

At least four people have died and several are feared dead after an under-construction building in Kanpur's Jajmau collapsed on Wednesday. A rescue operation involving the Army, National Disaster Response Force, police as well as fire and emergency services personnel is underway at the site in Uttar Pradesh.


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Punjab Election 2017: PM Modi goes after AAP at Faridkot rally, calls it

Kotkapura (Faridkot): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday took on the Aam Aadmi Party, calling it an "outsider" that is "dreaming of creating its own world" at the cost of Punjab and asked voters to send the party back from where it had come.


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Rahul, Akhilesh address joint press conference, call for crushing BJP's

The scions of Congress and Samajwadi Party (SP) on Sunday came together to give a call for crushing the BJP's divisive politics of anger for the progress, prosperity, peace and people of Uttar Pradesh in the Assembly elections.


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Punjab Election 2017: Narendra Modi goes all out to woo voters, calls Congress

With days to go before voting commences in Punjab, electioneering is going on in the state at a feverish pitch. Friday was a busy day as political bigwigs descended upon the state.


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UP elections 2017: Akhilesh Yadav writes to PM Modi, calls February 1 for Union

Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has written directly to Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, stating that if the budget is shared before his state starts voting on February 11, Uttar Pradesh will be deprived of schemes that could help India's most populous state.


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Meghalaya governor V Shanmuganathan resigns after reports of alleged sexual

Meghalaya Governor V Shanmuganathan has resigned, days after a controversy erupted over reports in local media accusing him of sexual misconduct. The reports had quoted a woman who had come to seek a job at the Governor's Office.


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India celebrates 68th Republic Day, military prowess, diverse culture showcased

New Delhi: As India celebrated its 68th Republic Day, the nation's military prowess, its state-of-the-art defence platforms and its diverse cultural and social traditions were showcased on the Capital's Rajpath.


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Jallikattu returns in Tamil Nadu today thanks to govt ordinance

Bull-taming festival 'Jallikattu' is set to return in Tamil Nadu today after state government issued an executive order or ordinance yesterday which will allow Jallikattu to be held in the state. However, protesters in Alanganallur village in Madurai continue to remain adamant to not allow the festival to take place till a permanent solution is found.


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32 killed, over 50 injured after Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express

At least 32 people were killed and more than 50 injured after Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express derailed in Andhra Pradesh's Vizianagaram district, officials said today. The incident took place around 11.30 pm on Saturday when the train was going from Jagdalpur (Chhattisgarh) to Odisha capital Bhubaneswar.


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Ambika Chaudhary, SP leader close to Mulayam, joins BSP, slams Akhilesh

In a big setback to Samajwadi Party, Mulayam Singh Yadav's aide Ambika Chaudhary on Saturday joined Mayawati's BSP, saying he was saddened by the way the SP patriarch was treated by his son and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.


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UP polls: Akhilesh Yadav releases list Of 191 Samajwadi Party candidates,

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday released a list Of 191 Samajwadi Party candidates for upcoming Assembly elections. While estranged uncle Shivpal Yadav made the first list, several other close associates of his father Mulayam Singh Yadav were left out.


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Tamil Nadu to bring executive order to bypass SC ban on Jallikattu

Chennai: Chief Minister O Pannerselvam said on Friday morning that Jallikattu, the ancient bull-taming festival, will be back in amil Nadu in a few days through an ordinance or executive order that he has sent for the President's approval.


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