Chandigarh: Unidentified assailants shot dead Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader Ravinder Gosain on Tuesday in Punjab's Ludhiana, police said.
Shimla: Acting tough ahead of the November 9 assembly polls, the Himachal Pradesh High Court on Tuesday directed the state election officials to ensure that no defacement of public property by any political party takes place in the run-up to the electoral exercise.
Mumbai: At least 40 scientists from 13 Indian institutions, including IIT-Bombay played an important role in the exciting August 17 observation of gravitational waves from a pair of colliding neutron starts, detected for the first by Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) and Europe's Virgo, officials said here.
New Delhi: A fire broke out in a room of the the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in the South Block here early this morning, but no one was injured in the incident, the Delhi Fire Services said.
Kolkata: Lashing out against BJP leader Sangeet Som's comments on the Taj Mahal, saying it was "a manifestation of the BJP's political agenda" Mamata Banerjee said the day was not far when the party will try to change the country's name as well.
Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asserted that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime was a collective decision of all political parties and state governments and that the Centre was only a small part in the decision-making process.
New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi was upset with Pranab Mukherjee for meeting with late Shiv Sena leader Bal Thackeray, despite being advised by her against doing so before his election as President of India in 2012.
Ghaziabad: Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar on Monday evening walked out of the Dasna Jail here after four years, after being absolved of the charge of murdering their daughter and domestic help
New Delhi: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in poll-bound Gujarat on his second visit so far this month, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday mockingly said that it would see "a rain of jumlas".
New Delhi: Most of the 24 passengers, hospitalised after consuming food on board the Tejas Express between Goa and Mumbai on Sunday, ate their own cooked meals and there was nothing wrong in the food served in the train, the top officer of the railway catering service said on Monday.
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Monday announced a Rs 1,250 crore mega irrigation system, named Gangadhar Meher Lift Canal System, in the state's Bargarh district.
New Delhi: Delhi Police told a court here on Monday that it has unsealed a room in the Leela Palace hotel where former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in 2014.
Ghaziabad: Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, acquitted last week of the charges of murdering their 14-year-old daughter Aarushi and domestic servant Hemraj
New Delhi: India's annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices eased in September to 2.6 per cent, official data showed here on Monday.
Noida: BJP leader Sangeet Som has triggered controversy by saying the Taj Mahal is a "blot" on Indian culture and misquoted history by saying that Shah Jahan, builder of the 17th century marble mausoleum, had jailed his father and wanted to wipe out Hindus from the country.
Jammu: Seven persons were injured on Monday in Jammu and Kashmir when a bus carrying them turned turtle in the Bari Brahmana area here, police said.
Ahmedabad: BJP President Amit Shah asserted here on Sunday that his son Jay had done no wrong in his commodities business and so filed a criminal defamation case over a news report against him
Durg (Chattisgarh): BJP General Secretary Saroj Pandey said on Sunday warned CPI-M cadres that if they continue to stare towards BJP-RSS cadres in Kerala, then their eyes will taken out in their own houses.
New Delhi: Ten Indians are still missing after a cargo ship sank off the coast of Japan, the External Affairs Ministry said on Sunday.
Dasna: Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar will visit the Dasna Jail, near Delhi every fortnight to attend to inmates facing dental problems after their release following acquittal in the murder case