Bengaluru's largest lake, Bellandur, has not stopped frothing in more than two decades; the thick layer of white foam is a constant. Occasionally, like on this weekend, the foam shoots into the air, carried either by strong winds or pumped up by steady rain, turning into a potent hazard for drivers in the area.
A city court has pulled up the Delhi Police for "wilful inaction" in not taking any step for two years to arrest an accused in an assault case, saying such leniency leads to an inference of "camaraderie" between the police and the accused.
A bus has swerved off a mountain road and plunged into a deep ravine in Himachal Pradesh's Shimla district, killing at least 44 people, an official said today. The bus with 56 passengers on board plunged into a river around 115 kilometres from Shimla.
Days before the MCD elections, the candidate list shows 30 per cent of the constesting candidates of in the Delhi Municipal election to be crorepatis. Candidates from Congress top the list this year as well with 64 per cent crorepatis followed by BJP with 54 per cent crorepatis and Aam Aadmi Party with 43 percent of its total candidates falling under the crorepati category.
A 17-month-old baby girl from Raipur has become the youngest child in western India to undergo a liver transplant - from her donor dad - at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, an official said on Tuesday.
A 40-year-old cab driver was today arrested after he allegedly exposed himself indecently to a woman tourist, police said. The victim, who works in Bengaluru, had come to Hyderabad along with her family on a three-day trip last week and had engaged a cab from a travel agency to visit surrounding places, police said.
Ahead of the municipal elections in the national capital, the BJP expelled its candidate from the Narela ward Savita Khatri following reports that she allowed sacked Aam Aadmi Party minister Sandeep Kumar to campaign for her. The BJP also cancelled her candidature from the ward.