Six people, including two Afghan nationals, were arrested in the capital and 36 kg of heroin valued at Rs.125 crore in the international market seized from them, police said on Wednesday.
In a good news for Delhi, the government today said electricity bills of 84 per cent of households in the capital will come down immediately even as it promised better infrastructure, more hospitals and educational institutions to make it a 'world class city'.
A seven-year-old girl has allegedly been raped in Bangalore, a city that is still coping with the aftermath of a six-year-old's rape in an elite school.
More than 100 people are feared buried under a landslide that hit a village, nearly 120 kilometres from Pune this morning after torrential rains.
In a major security lapse, two convicts serving life imprisonment today escaped from the main gate of the highly guarded district jail in Lakhimpur,Uttar Pradesh.
The teenager sits quietly in a Mumbai rehab clinic, a victim of India's emerging fad for the drug crystal meth, which experts say is spurred by loopholes in the country's giant chemical industry.
Nearly 50 villages in Thane district in the state have been cut-off from the tehsil headquarters and two bridges remained submerged as heavy rain continued to lash today.
Saharanpur celebrated a somewhat muted Eid in the few hours curfew was relaxed in the town, where three people were killed in communal clashes on Saturday over a piece of disputed land.
A 22-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide today by jumping before a running train near Jagatpura railway station in Jaipur, police said.
Five narcotics smugglers were arrested and 45 kg of high quality 'charas' worth Rs 45 lakh in the international market was seized from them by the police in East Champaran district today.
About 74 sovereigns of gold ornaments and five kg of silver articles worth about Rs 7.05 lakh, were stolen from the residence of a city doctor, police said today.
Former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has finally vacated his Tilak Lane government accommodation and shifted to his old flat in Kaushmambi.
A teenaged girl was allegedly gang raped at gunpoint by five people known to her in a west Delhi house, police said on Tuesday.
A special bus of the state-run transport corporation that was taking passengers to Hyderabad's Rajiv Gandhi International Airport caught fire in the early hours today.
Eid prayers began at 8.45 this morning in riot-ravaged Saharanpur, where curfew has been lifted between 7 am and 11 am and will also relaxed between 3 pm and 7 pm.