Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's office allegedly intervened to keep a reportedly corrupt judge in office even though the three most senior judges of the Supreme Court made it clear they were against this, said sources to NDTV today.
The new National Policy for Senior Citizens is under finalisation, the Lok Sabha was informed today.
First came seedless grapes. Now, Indian scientists have developed what could be the ultimate delicacy - a seedless mango which is finely textured and juicy, with a rich, sweet and distinctive flavour when mature.
India now has 17.24 lakh out-of-school children, compared to 81.5 lakh in 2009, and an amount of Rs.339.97 crore has been sanctioned for special training centres for such children, parliament was informed on Monday.
Attorney General of India Mukul Rohatgi has, according to sources, told the Central Bureau of Investigation, or the CBI, that there was enough evidence to file a chargesheet against former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanidhi Maran in the Aircel-Maxis deal, in news that could spell trouble for the DMK leader.
The Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI has given a deadline of July 31 to the police of West Bengal and Odisha to submit all the documents related to the Saradha chit fund scam in which a Trinamool Congress member of parliament is also an accused.
Bollywood actor Preity Zinta, who has accused industrialist Ness Wadia of molestation, has said her former boyfriend had thrown burning cigarettes at her and locked her up in a room even before the May 30 incident at Wankhede Stadium after which she filed a police complaint.
The Centre has sought a detailed report on the rising number of encephalitis cases in West Bengal, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said today.
After failing to convince Konkan strongman Narayan Rane to withdraw his resignation from the Prithviraj Chavan government, Maharashtra's Congress unit on Tuesday decided to refer the matter to party chief Sonia Gandhi for a solution.
Pakistan has violated the ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir 19 times since the new government took over and the Indian side retaliated appropriately in each case, Parliament was informed today.
No lobbying for foreign trips during session and no volunteering for house committees - these are some of the ground rules set by the ruling BJP for its 320-odd parliamentarians.
Senior BJP leader and former Union Minister Ram Naik was today sworn-in as the 27th Governor of Uttar Pradesh at a ceremony held in Raj Bhawan in Lucknow.
In a complete turnaround of the stand it took a year ago, the CBI now says it has evidence that substantiates former army chief General VK Singh's allegation that he was offered a 14-crore bribe to clear the purchase of heavy-duty Tatra trucks for the military.
Battered in the Lok Sabha polls and wracked by dissent, the Congress in Goa has taken to social media to source questions to be raised during Goa assembly session which begins on Tuesday.
A teacher from Andhra Pradesh who was caught on camera caning three young visually challenged children has an explanation to offer for his merciless act.