India is working on a proposal for Visa on Arrival (VoA) facility for US tourists, one of the big-ticket announcements expected to be made during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's high-profile visit to the US, beginning on September 26.
Condemning doctors as "executioners" and "flesh-eating devils", Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP Rajesh Ranjan, better known as Pappu Yadav, has said he will launch a statewide agitation from Bihar's Saharsa district on October 13 to rein them in.
In a final effort to save its alliance with long-time ally BJP, the Shiv Sena today proposed yet another seat sharing formula for the Maharashtra polls, saying it was ready to contest from 151 seats, four seats short of its earlier demand of 155.
The world is undoubtedly witnessing a twenty-first century Asian space race and the Indian elephant and the Chinese dragon are both competing furiously. India seems to have been beaten by China in every others aspect, but New Delhi may just beat Beijing in the race to Mars.
The Central Bureau of Investigation has questioned Nalini Chidambaram, wife of former finance minister P Chidambaram, in connection with Saradha ponzi scam, sources in the agency have said. Mrs Chidambaram was apparently questioned in Chennai on Saturday, but sources close to her have categorically denied it.
Right To Information or RTI applicants must give reasons for seeking information, the Madras High Court has said, while giving relief to its Registry from disclosing file notings on a complaint against a Chief Metropolitan Magistrate.
People under preventive detention have the right to vote, the Election Commission or EC has said ahead of Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana, and warned that there should be "no ground" for any grievance due to non-compliance of the directive.
Soon you can order meals of your taste through SMS while travelling on a train as the Indian Railways is launching a mobile phone-based service in a move to offer multiple catering options to passengers.
Aam Aadmi Party leader Mayank Gandhi, along with five others, have been booked on charges of abetting sexual harassment after a 21-year-old female party volunteer filed a criminal complaint against them in Mumbai, police said today.
India's first transgender television news anchor Padmini Prakash is making waves in Tamil Nadu. 34-year-old Padmini presents a prime time show on Lotus News, a Tamil satellite news channel broadcast from Coimbatore.
It's battles of allies as Maharashtra Assembly elections near. Shiv Sena and BJP have already been squabbling over seat sharing for next month's assembly election, and now the Congress and NCP combine - which has ruled the state together since 1999 - has also followed suit.