Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Reddy has summoned two of his ministers, charged with corruption, who have not yet quit despite pressure from the Congress' central leadership.
Two undertrials, facing rape charges, escaped from the Godhra sub-jail, police said today.
Daily public tours of Rashtrapati Bhavan, which began for the first time from January 1 this year at the initiative of President Pranab Mukherjee and have become very popular with tourists, will now cost Rs.25 per person.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 20, 2013, Singapore
A 24-year-old Indian man has been jailed by a court in Singapore for allegedly running a prostitution racket.
India's Ambassador to China S Jaishankar spoke to the media after Chinese premier Li Keqiang and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh issued statements on the talks. India and China signed eight agreements. Here are the highlights of what Mr Jaishankar said:
Agence France-Presse | Monday May 20, 2013, Seoul
North Korea fired a sixth short-range missile into the Sea of Japan on Monday, defying warnings from UN chief Ban Ki-moon and South Korea after a flurry of similar tests at the weekend.
Agence France-Presse | Monday May 20, 2013, Khar, Pakistan
Gunmen attacked a polio vaccination team in part of Pakistan's restive tribal regions on Monday, killing a policeman who was providing security, officials said.
Associated Press | Monday May 20, 2013, Ankara
Two hot air balloons collided mid-air during a sightseeing tour of volcanic rock formations in Turkey on Monday, causing one of them to crash to the ground, officials said. One Brazilian tourist was killed while 24 other people on board were injured.
At least 10 BJP activists were injured today after police used water cannons to stop them from marching towards CBI office in Chandigarh to protest against a top officer whom they accused of shielding former Railway Minister Pawan Bansal in the railway bribery case.
Agence France-Presse | Monday May 20, 2013, Dhaka
Bangladeshi police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at thousands of garment workers Monday as they demanded a wage hike at a protest in a manufacturing hub outside the capital Dhaka.