The "Run For Unity" marathon will be inaugurated by Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on December 15 in Vadodara.
Three more children succumbed to encephalitis taking the death count from the viral disease to 626 this year in eastern region of Uttar Pradesh, health officials said today.
Eleven pilgrims were killed in a road accident when their vehicle collided head-on with a truck, police said today.
A bone ossification test conducted on a rape case convict, who had earlier claimed that he was a minor at the time of crime, has revealed that he was around 20-year-old when he committed the act in 2011.
A section of an under construction flyover collapsed on the Inner Ring Road in Vijayawada, police said today.
PETA has released a video of the 13-year-old temple elephant being tortured and beaten by his handlers in Kolhapur in Maharashtra.
A 32-year old man from Kerala was today arrested at the airport in Coimbatore for allegedly attempting to smuggle one kg of gold from Sharjah.
A 20-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and gang-raped by three men in the Sambhal area of Hayatnagar in Uttar Pradesh, a senior police officer said today.
A 45-year-old widow and her 12-year-old son were found murdered at their house in Mahavidya Colony in Mathura yesterday, police said.
Six persons, including a Delhi resident, were killed and 27 injured when a mini bus collided with a truck near village Bagharia in Fatehgarh Sahib on Sunday morning.
A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her maternal uncle in Dadabari police station area of the city, police said in Kota on Saturday.
Police are on lookout for a man who allegedly killed his young wife and dumped her body in Malshej ghat in this district.
Three workers were killed and at least five others injured when a scrapped chemical tanker exploded in a dumpyard at Davri in Dombivli town in Thane on Friday, police said.
Police have registered a complaint of sexual exploitation of children against the warden of a hostel in Porbandar.
A woman was found dead from a half-constructed house in Sector 8 of Abhinav Bidanasi in Cuttack under Markat Nagar police station today, police said.