Having headed the two main political parties in Gujarat, former chief minister Shankarsinh Vaghela is convinced that the Congress has deliberately lost out to the BJP, which will end up with a majority in the state Assembly elections.
The National Green Tribunal has slammed the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) for granting permission to the Art of Living Foundation for holding a three-day cultural extravaganza on the Yamuna floodplains last year, saying it did not act in accordance with the law.
Written by Alok Pandey | Sunday December 10, 2017, Lucknow
A 16-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh has said she was raped twice on Saturday night, first by two young men, one of whom was known to her, and then again, by a passer-by whose help she sought to get home in Uttar Pradesh.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has summoned a Bihar District Transport Officer for alleged links with suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba operative Abdul Naeem Shaikh who was arrested from Uttar Pradesh last month, an official said.
Rahul Gandhi is likely to assume the reins of the Congress on December 16, marking a generational shift in the grand old party when his mother and its longest-serving president would formally hand over the baton to him.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Sunday, alleged that Pakistan was interfering in the Gujarat elections, and sought an explanation from the Congress over its top partymen who are said to have recently met leaders from the neighbouring country.
A 73-year-old British national, wanted in a child abuse and trafficking case in the Philippines, has moved the Delhi High Court challenging the proceedings in a trial court to extradite him to that country.
NASA Astronaut Jack David Fischer has said that space gives a sense of humbleness and spirituality.The 43-year-old astronaut, who made his first spaceflight in April 2017 as a flight engineer for Expedition 51/52 on the International Space Station, was here to hold a discourse as part of Odisha Knowledge Hub Lecture Series, organised by the state government.