Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday employed a novel method to create public awareness on environmental protection by tying a rakhi on a tree on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan and urged the people to protect Bihar's green cover.
In the Sheena Bora murder case, it turns out that her brother was in Mumbai on the day she was strangled to death allegedly by her mother Indrani Mukerjea, her step-father and Ms Mukerjea's driver, all of whom have been arrested.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tribute to hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand on his 110th birth anniversary and extended best wishes to all sports enthusiasts across the country on the occasion of the National Sports Day.
As sordid details emerge at a furious pace in the probe into Sheena Bora's murder case, her younger brother Mikhael Bora has, in a startling revelation, told the police that he was present in Mumbai on the day his sister was killed, according to sources.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi carried out a major bureaucratic reshuffle on Friday, in which 16 ministries and departments have new secretaries, bringing Gujarat cadre officer, Hasmukh Adhia, from Finance ministry's banking secretary to the Revenue secretary's office.
The government issued a statutory order yesterday to continue benefits for farmers under the 2013 Land Acquisition Act. By using this route, the government has done away with the need to issue the controversial land ordinance for a record fourth time.
As many as 16 appointments were approved today by the Appointments Committee of Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and include 15 new Secretaries and one for the position of National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) Chairman.
Sanjeev Khanna, the former husband of Indrani Mukherjea, arrested in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case has confessed to his complicity, Mumbai Police chief, Rakesh Maria has claimed in a late night press conference on Friday.
Rajasthan Congress Chief Sachin Pilot today termed the action of CBI of lodging a fresh FIR against him, former chief minister Ashok Gehlot and other Congress leaders in ambulance scam as a "meek, vendetta-driven malicious prosecution."
President Pranab Mukherjee today greeted people on the eve of Raksha Bandhan, saying the festival underlines the need for enhancing efforts for the welfare of women and a duty for men to ensure their safety and security in society.