The BJP and the Congress have both issued three-line whips for their members to be present in the Rajya Sabha on Monday, when the Narendra Modi government plans to introduce its first big reform, the Insurance Bill.
With neighbourhood being the priority of his foreign policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Nepal on Sunday on a two-day visit during which the two countries are expected to sign agreements in sectors like power and India may announce economic aid.
The Bihar Legislative Assembly was today adjourned sine die after over a month-long stormy budget session which was marred by frequent confrontations between the ruling JD(U) and the opposition BJP lawmakers over a host of issues.
Chief Justice of India (CJI) RM Lodha today expressed concern over the direction taken by the criminal justice system in the country and asked the central government to create additional fast track courts so that pending trials could be carried out faster.
Sri Lanka has offered an unqualified apology to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa over a controversial article and depiction of the two leaders on an official website.
The National Human Rights Commission today issued notice to the Delhi government over reports of medical negligence leading to a child's birth outside a government hospital.
Maharashtra's 36th district Palghar was carved out of India's most populous district Thane today.
A double-decker train will ply between the state capital of Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow and New Delhi from September this year after trial runs are held in August, an official said today.
India's tough diplomacy blocked a landmark world trade treaty late on Thursday, despite last-ditch talks to rescue what would have been the first global trade reform since the creation of the World Trade Organization 19 years ago.
Nine Opposition parties, including the Congress, have signed a letter asking the chairman of the Rajya Sabha to refer the Narendra Modi government's first big reform, the Insurance Bill, to a parliamentary panel.
61 bodies have been recovered from under the debris in Malin, two days after a massive landslide hit the tiny village located 130 kilometres from Pune in Maharashtra.
Malin, just a 140-kilometre drive from Pune, is a village in grief with very few left to mourn. Two days ago, several houses were buried after torrential rains were followed by a mega landslide. 60 people have died, many others are injured.
BJP leader Subramanian Swamy was today issued notice after Congress leaders Sonia and Rahul Gandhi moved court against summons based on his allegations.
The Supreme Court has allowed Subrata Roy, the chief of the Sahara group of companies, to stay in and use the conference room at Delhi's Tihar Jail for 10 days while he negotiates the sale of his properties, including three hotels overseas.
Natwar Singh, former Congress leader, told NDTV today that the strong reaction from Sonia Gandhi to his new book, proves that it "has touched a raw nerve."