In a letter to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today sought her help in bringing back several nurses from the state who are stranded in strife-torn Libya.
Two more people have been arrested in the alleged rape of a six-year-old in a classroom in Bangalore's Vibgyor school.
The Narendra Modi government today gave in to pressure from Swadeshi Jagaran Manch (SJM) and the Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS), affiliates of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, or the RSS, to put on hold a decision granting approval for field trials of genetically-modified (GM) crops.
The ruling BJP has reportedly made it clear to its MPs that slacking off is not an option and their performance in Parliament will be monitored.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley this evening at 7 Race Course Road to discuss his visit to the USA later this year.
Two engineers from Andhra Pradesh have reportedly been kidnapped by suspected militants from Dimapur in Nagaland.
Describing JD(U), RJD and Congress tie-up as "opportunistic", the three major Left parties in Bihar today formed a grand alliance to contest Assembly by-polls on 10 seats in the state.
West Bengal government today decided to appeal before a division bench of Calcutta High Court challenging a single bench order that directed registration of an FIR against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for his controversial comments against women and a CID probe into it.
A teenaged girl was allegedly gang raped at gunpoint by five people known to her in a west Delhi house, police said on Tuesday.
Haryana Power Minister Ajay Singh Yadav resigned from the government today, delivering a severe blow to the ruling Congress, which has its back to the wall ahead of assembly elections in the state.
The PM today asked agri scientists to work towards increasing crop productivity with a focus on improved irrigation methods. His mantra, "per drop, more crop."
India's ruling BJP today denied reports that bugging devices were found in the homes of three of its top ministers - Nitin Gadkari, Sushma Swaraj and Rajnath Singh - and rejected calls for an investigation even from its own party leader.
A top operative of the Lashkar-e-Taiba, who was allegedly involved in indoctrination and recruitment of young men and planning and execution of terror strikes across the country, has been arrested by the Special Cell of the Delhi Police, sources said.
The text message sent to Haryana bureaucrat Pradeep Kasni seemed like a clear threat. "I dare you to show this SMS".
An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit the coast of Andaman islands on Tuesday but there was no threat of a tsunami, officials said.