Nelson Mandela, South Africa's anti-apartheid hero, died on Thursday at his Johannesburg home at 95. "A giant among men has passed away. This is as much India's loss as South Africa's. He was a true Gandhian," said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
A day after the government cleared a Bill to create a new Telangana state, two key politicians have called a strike to protest against the division of Andhra Pradesh.
A day after former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly was indicted by a panel of judges for sexually harassing an intern the Delhi police has approached the young woman for a statement.
President Pranab Mukherjee today expressed profound grief over the death of global anti-apartheid hero, Nelson Mandela saying, he was an "icon of inspiration for humanity".
Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday hailed South Africa's anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela as a "true Gandhian" who would continue to inspire future generations after his death.
The new state of Telangana will consist of the region's 10 current districts, the cabinet has decided. This evening, it abandoned a plan to annexe two more districts.
Ashok Kemka, a senior bureaucrat in Haryana, damaged the reputation of real estate major DLF and Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, says the state government in a chargesheet.
An Australian DJ involved in a royal prank call to a premier London hospital that resulted in the death of an Indian-origin nurse has settled her lawsuit with the radio network and resigned.
Spiritual guru Asaram Bapu's son Narayan Sai, accused of sexually assaulting a Surat-based woman at his ashram from 2002-05, was remanded in police custody till December 11 by a local court on Thursday.
Days away from what will be a year after a young paramedic was gang-raped on a bus in the capital, the government wants to make a change in the law.
A Supreme Court inquiry has indicted former judge AK Ganguly for sexually harassing a young woman interning for him last December.
A Mumbai court has ordered fresh trial in a 2002 hit-and-run case against actor Salman Khan.
Delegates from eight countries from Africa and the Middle East, who witnessed the assembly elections in India, have sought India's help in taking the electronic voting machine (EVM) technology to their countries.
Mobile towers and mobile phone radiations have no health risks and do not cause cancer, a World Health Organisation (WHO) expert said Thursday.
The Congress has managed to score yet another self-goal. The latest by reverting to 10 districts in Telangana.