A 51-year-old Assistant Professor, fighting against alleged sexual harassment at the Loyola College in Chennai, was removed from her job last week.
Russia's parliament will respect the "historic choice" to be made by Crimea when the Ukrainian region's people vote in a referendum on joining Russia later this month, the speaker of the Russian lower house said.
Supreme Court will today hear Sahara's proposal of refunding crores of rupees to small investors and its plea to release its chief, Subrata Roy, who has been in Tihar Jail since Tuesday.
A man was beaten to death by people allegedly for stealing a mobile phone battery in Jharkhand's Ramgarh district early on Friday, police said.
Narendra Modi's supporters have launched a signature campaign to demand that he contest next month's general elections from Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh, a temple town that has recently been awash with posters of the sitting member of Parliament and BJP veteran Murli Manohar Joshi.
Filmmaker Prakash Jha will contest the Lok Sabha election from Bettiah parliamentary constituency in Bihar on a Janata Dal (United) ticket, state JD (U) president Vashisht Narain Singh said on Friday.
The NASA scientists have discovered how dense particles near earth can send a plume up through space to help protect against incoming solar particles during certain space weather events.
Beijing police have told prominent users of the microblogging site Weibo to cease comments deemed hurtful, including suggestions that authorities misled the public with accounts of a deadly train station attack blamed on militants from Xinjiang.
The man once lauded as "Japan's Beethoven" bowed repeatedly and apologized on Friday at his first media appearance since it was revealed last month that his famed musical compositions were ghostwritten and he wasn't completely deaf.
New Zealand doctors said Friday that a 7-year-old Japanese girl was bitten about 100 times during a dog mauling that has horrified many in the South Pacific nation.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has become a father again at the age of 56 after his wife gave birth to their third child in India.
Six people, including two women, were arrested at the Attari railway station in Punjab on Thursday while they were returning from Pakistan on the Samjhauta Express. Eleven pistols and 20 magazines were seized from them.
A boy in Britain has left many people stunned by developing a 'nuclear fusion reactor' in his school's science laboratory.
The voter verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT) system will be used for the first time in the Lok Sabha elections in Nagaland, Mizoram and in one of the two constituencies in Meghalaya, an election official said on Thursday.
This election, there is no shortage of offspring in Karnataka who are trying to follow the family tradition of politics.