The founder of a school where 94 children were burnt alive in 2004 has been sentenced today to life in prison by a court in Tamil Nadu.
Sixteen former ministers of the UPA government are staying unauthorised in government bungalows for over a month now and have been served eviction notices, the Lok Sabha was told today.
Women aged 100, 200, even 500 are listed as recipients of sewing machines and bicycles under welfare schemes in Chhattisgarh. The "miracle" could either be an error, or a massive scam waiting to be exposed.
India has been working in cooperation with 33 countries in the area of peaceful use of outer space, the government today said.
The undivided Andhra Pradesh had emerged as the "most-preferred" tourist destination for domestic travellers with about 20 per cent share in the total domestic tourist visits of over 103 crore across India in 2012, a study said today.
Authorities have found 13 cases of gold smuggling by employees of the national carrier, Air India, over the past three years and the current year, the junior civil aviation minister said on Wednesday.
Utsav Mitra, a non-government official, has been appointed as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Power Minister Piyush Goyal.
With the 16th Lok Sabha virtually boasting of a record number of first timers, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today re-started the practice of allowing members to raise special mentions to enable them raise urgent issues of public importance.
More than 100 people are feared buried under a landslide that hit a village, nearly 120 kilometres from Pune this morning after torrential rains.
Almost half of the total 300 employers, who hire children in the age group of 5 to 14 years, are aware of the child labour law but still continue to employ children, according to a recent survey by CRY.
Former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani, who was sentenced to 28 years in jail for murder during the 2002 riots, has been granted bail on health grounds.
It's not a new script for Maharashtra, where every election sees allies on both sides of the political spectrum engage in haggling over the number of seats they will contest. This time, however, it is about changing power equations.
Sonia and Rahul Gandhi, the top two bosses of the Congress party, have challenged an order summoning them to a Delhi court on August 7.
The Janata Dal (United), Lalu Prasad Yadav's RJD and the Congress today announced their new alliance in Bihar at a joint press conference in Patna.
In Parliament today, several members shared their outrage in the house over a subject closely linked to their well-being - stale food in the canteen.