The Uttar Pradesh legislature today unanimously passed the UP Goods and Service Tax Bill 2017, paving the way for the Narendra Modi government to roll out the indirect tax regime from July 1. It being a money bill, the proposed legislation was returned by voice vote by the legislative council hours after the state assembly approved it unanimously.
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday slammed the civic agencies, saying none of them have made effort to plan a scientific solution to prevent outbreak of vector-borne disease such as chikungunya and dengue this monsoon.
The Hyderabad police have ordered an inquiry in connection with a woman inspector seen holding a placard at a demonstration by locals in support of the Telangana government's move to shift the 'Dharna Chowk'.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's wife Sunita hit out at sacked Aam Aadmi Party minister Kapil Mishra, who has accused Mr Kejriwal of corruption, saying he would "face the consequences of the false allegations".
A police complaint has been lodged against Tipu Sultan Mosque Shahi Imam Maulana Noor-ur Rehman Barkati - the cleric who recently threatened 'jihad' and refused to take off the beacon from his vehicle - by the mosque's trustee board on Monday, an official said.
Three college students died and four others were injured when the car in which they were going to their examination centre fell off a flyover in west Delhi's Punjabi Bagh area on Monday morning, the police said.