Anxious moments were witnessed in Parliament premises yesterday as an alarm went off, triggered after a car "inadvertently" rammed into boom barriers at one of the entries to the heavily-guarded complex that has been targeted by terrorists once.
An 18-month-long investigation by Delhi based non-profit organization the Centre for Science and Environment or CSE has revealed some worrying news for non-vegetarians.
Security has been tightened by police in Bangalore who have mobilised "maximum amount" of force in the wake of a 'city bandh' tomorrow called by Kannada outfits to protest against the rising incidents of sexual offences against women and children.
In a bid to strengthen AAP's support base in the national capital, party's National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal will address a rally of auto drivers at the Ramlila Maidan in Delhi today.
In a good news for Delhi, the government today said electricity bills of 84 per cent of households in the capital will come down immediately even as it promised better infrastructure, more hospitals and educational institutions to make it a 'world class city'.
With monsoon picking up momentum, government today allayed apprehensions about deficit in rainfall, saying things are looking a "little more optimistic" and a drought-like situtation is unlikely.
Chintapalle police arrested two inter-state ganja smugglers today and seized 20 kg of the contraband as well as Rs 37,000 in cash when they were transporting it in a car near Antarla area under Chintapalle mandal in Vizag agency area in the district.
Shi'ite militia forces executed 15 Sunni Muslims and then hung them by electricity poles in a public square in a town northeast of Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.
Thailand's military government approved a massive budget to upgrade the country's railways including high-speed rail that would eventually link with China.
Hong Kong said earlier today, that it was quarantining all people from Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia who were showing Ebola-like symptoms on arrival in the city, as fears grow worldwide about the spread of the deadly virus.
A website and SMS service was launched at Hindu Rao Hospital today to provide information about its various health facilities, doctors and departments so that patients and visitors can have a hassle-free visit.
Far from being perfectly round, the Moon has a weird shape, with a highland bulge on the side facing the Earth and another bulge on its far side, a riddle that has fascinated scientists for decades.
Military prosecution lawyers in Rwanda have sought a life sentence for an ex-officer accused of plotting attacks on the state, who was extradited from Uganda despite being a refugee.
The United States has slapped travel bans on a number of Venezuelan government officials accused of being behind human rights abuses, a senior US diplomat said Wednesday, amid growing tensions between the two countries.
A US appeals court panel ruled today that a Mississippi law that would close the state's only abortion clinic is unconstitutional. The case is the latest in the decades-long struggle by some social conservatives to chip away at a woman's constitutional right to have an abortion.