In one of the biggest arms hauls in recent times, Army today seized 18 AK-47 rifles and five pistols from a militant hideout in forests near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district of poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir.
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said today that his party will play the role of principal Opposition in the Maharashtra Assembly beginning December 8, but that won't affect the party's ties with the BJP at Centre.
Pulling up the Akhilesh Yadav-led government for the "slow place" of work on the development front in Uttar Pradesh, Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today said that he was only hearing about "foundation-laying" of projects, and not the "inauguration" of such schemes.
Arrested 'godman' Rampal was today taken to his Satlok Ashram in connection with the probe being conducted by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Haryana Police, which will question him on the recoveries, including arms and ammunition, that have been made.
Lawmakers of the Trinamool Congress or TMC are not attending the all-party meeting convened by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu today, ahead of the beginning of the crucial Winter Session of Parliament on Monday.
The winter session of Parliament beginning on Monday is expected to be heated with the government planning to push an ambitious economic agenda undeterred by resistance from a section of the opposition.
In a ceremony which was watched closely by thousands in Kerala, a Catholic priest and a nun from the state - Father Kuriakose Chavara and Sister Euphrasia - were conferred sainthood by Pope Francis at Vatican on Sunday.
Cash-strapped Air India has expressed its inability to upgrade seats of Members of Parliament or MPs to business class or carry their extra baggage for free, especially in flights which have all upper class seats booked by paid passengers.