Even as Uttar Pradesh police is grappling with the unearthing of over 100 human skeletons in Unnao, reports of similar shocking recoveries today came from Bahraich, Gorakhpur and Moradabad districts of the state.
Describing himself as 'part and parcel' of Trinamool Congress or TMC, its general secretary Mukul Roy today said he would participate in the party's campaign for the forthcoming Lok Sabha and assembly by-elections in the state.
Attacking Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi, the BJP has said that he has become the "announcement minister" while competing with senior Janata Dal - United leader and former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
The Indian Railways has ordered an inquiry into the use of paper cups - carrying photographs of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah - to serve tea to passengers in the Delhi-Amritsar Shatabdi Express.
Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani today said the Rotary Club of India has partnered with her ministry to help one lakh children, who had stopped going to school due to various reasons, to continue with their education.
In his second rally in as many days ahead of the Delhi Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tore into the opposition Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party, alleging the two parties were competing to tell lies and were in league when it came to conspiring behind the scenes.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today held talks with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Beijing on a host of bilateral and multilateral issues, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to China in May.
The Union government installed 15,000 cameras across Delhi for US President Barack Obama's visit, but it could not do so for the security of women in Delhi, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal said today.
A Hyderabad-based industrialist celebrated his 60th birthday in a unique manner - by running seven half marathons on seven continents in seven days. The feat, in which his 53-year-old wife was a partner, has earned the couple a place in Guinness Book of Records, that too for third time in a row.
The Centre's decision to set up a Special Investigation Team to probe the closed cases of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots -- reported by NDTV earlier today -- has come under opposition fire. Both Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party have questioned its timing and called it a gimmick for the coming elections in Delhi.
Written by Nidhi Razdan | Sunday February 01, 2015, New Delhi/Beijing
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit China in May this year. This was conveyed to the Chinese leadership by Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is in Beijing on a four-day visit for the Russia-India-China trilateral meeting.