Eight members of a polling team, including five jawans of the Jharkhand police, were killed this evening when a bus carrying them was blown off after hitting a landmine allegedly planted by the Maoists near Asnajore village in the Shikaripara police station of Jharkhand's Dumka district.
Former BJP president Nitin Gadkari's rally in Ahmedabad this evening was cancelled as he could not reach the venue before 10 PM.
Border Security Force (BSF) personnel recovered 10 kg heroin following a shootout with smugglers from Pakistan in the Amritsar sector, BSF officials said on Thursday.
A clash between villagers and police that also left many media persons injured in Rajasthan's Dausa marred voting even as nearly 60 percent of the eight million-plus electors cast their ballots in five constituencies in the state's second and final phase of polling.
Mohammad Amin Pandith, a father-of-three from Kashmir, was lured from his home at night by a man in army uniform, dragged along a potholed lane and shot in the back of the head.
BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today disclosed total assets worth Rs 1.65 crore - a rise of Rs 14.34 lakh from his declaration for Vadodara Lok Sabha seat about a fortnight back.
Mumbai finally got out and voted. The city registered a turnout of 53 per cent, that is 12 per cent higher than 2009. Till 3 in the afternoon, less than 35 per cent voters in Maximum City had reached polling booths to vote in the general election. But the polling percentage improved towards the evening.
Narendra Modi reached the nomination centre in Varanasi after a three-hour ride in an open truck in a mega road show and said, "No one sent me here, I feel Ma Ganga called me."
India's cultural capital has been transformed this election season into its political headquarters. Today, Narendra Modi, the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, filed his nomination in Varanasi. That action was completed yesterday by Arvind Kejriwal of the Aam Aadmi Party.
India is likely to experience below-average monsoon rainfall in 2014, the government's weather office said on Thursday, if the El Nino weather pattern affects the four-month-long rainy season.
In this constituency, located at the heart of Telangana, every candidate is talking about offering security and protection to the Seemandhra population.
The tiny Pacific republic of the Marshall Islands, scene of massive U.S. nuclear tests in the 1950s, sued the United States and eight other nuclear-armed countries including India on Thursday.
India will set up seven more visa processing centers across Malaysia after a new ruling that requires visa applicants to be present physically.
The Congress President has listed these bonds among her assets and investments in the latest election affidavit.
He alleged that the 'Gujarat government has no regard for women as they get their phones tapped'.