Home Minister Rajnath Singh will today visit the Malin village near Pune in Maharashtra where a massive landslide yesterday killed 18 people. Over 150 are still feared buried under the thick mud that came crashing down on thatched huts and brick houses.
Three people were killed and three others are missing after they were hit by a cloud burst in Uttarakhand, a district official said.
US Secretary of State John Kerry, who arrived in India on Wednesday for an official visit, has pressed New Delhi to drop its opposition to global trade reforms, saying it was a test of the country's commitment to advance economic liberalisation.
Lt. Gen. Dalbir Singh Suhag, whose appointment as army chief had kicked up a row, will take over today as the next head of the 1.3 million strong force succeeding Gen. Bikram Singh who is retiring.
When my colleague Niha Masih called Ron Paz, the Israeli government's media coordinator, he greeted her with a 'namaste'. Later, when we met him at his office at the outskirts of Gaza to collect our media accreditation, he offered us a cup of chai.
Anxious moments were witnessed in Parliament premises yesterday as an alarm went off, triggered after a car "inadvertently" rammed into boom barriers at one of the entries to the heavily-guarded complex that has been targeted by terrorists once.
An 18-month-long investigation by Delhi based non-profit organization the Centre for Science and Environment or CSE has revealed some worrying news for non-vegetarians.
With monsoon picking up momentum, government today allayed apprehensions about deficit in rainfall, saying things are looking a "little more optimistic" and a drought-like situtation is unlikely.
18 people have been killed and some 200 are feared buried under a landslide that hit a village 120 kilometres from Pune this morning after torrential rains.
President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate a museum at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday, an official statement said today.
Energy-starved Nepal is gearing to ink a major power trade deal with India during the upcoming visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will arrive here on Sunday on his first official visit.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today held a meeting with her Ugandan counterpart Sam Kutesa during which key bilateral issues like trade and development projects were discussed.
Goa's Commission for Non Resident Indian (NRI) Affairs advised Goan youngsters against pursuing overseas jobs based in Iraq.
In the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's campaign blitzkrieg was unparalleled.
A draft bill to try minors above the age of 16 years - accused of heinous crimes including rape and murder - as adults, is all set to go to the cabinet for approval. If approved, the bill will pave the way for an amendment in the Juvenile Justice Act.