The rapidly spreading novel Coronavirus has killed 25 people and sickened at least 830 people across China, the latest official statement said on Friday morning as millions in the country in five cities have been put under lockdown in an attempt to control the outbreak.
A 24-year-old Dalit man, who was set on fire in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar district on January 14, died in a hospital in Delhi on Thursday leading to a war of words between the opposition BJP and the ruling Congress party.
A designated POCSO court in Malkangiri district of Odisha sentenced a man to 20 years of rigorous imprisonment for raping and impregnating his minor sister.
The Madurai bench of Madras High Court on Thursday set aside the appointment of Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam’s (OPS) brother and Theni district strongman, OP Raja, as the interim chairperson of the state-run Theni district milk cooperative.
In a veiled reference to its former ally BJP in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday said that his party Shiv Sena was backstabbed by the “old allies”, asserting that he has not left “Hindutva” neither has changed his “colour”.
When India became independent from British Raj, its political map was not what it looks like today. There were provinces that were directly under British control, and there were independent princely states. The Constituent Assembly, on December 31, 1947, had 299 members from 12 provinces and 70 Indian states.
Despite the worst ecology among Indian wetlands, the Sambhar Lake got more birds this year than before, according to data of the Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) 2020.
A 31-year-old CRPF personnel, posted outside the bungalow of Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani in South Mumbai, died after shooting himself accidentally, officials said on Thursday.
A fresh western disturbance — the seventh this month — that is likely to affect the western Himalayas early next week could bring widespread snowfall and rain to the hills and plains in many parts of northern India on January 28 and 29, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD)’s weather bulletin on Thursday.
Indian women politicians experience substantially higher online abuse than their United Kingdom and United States of America counterparts, a first-of-its-kind report that tracked digital abuse over Twitter around last year’s general elections has revealed.
Chandigarh Punjab government on Thursday appointed retired IAS officer NS Kalsi as chairman of state’s Police Complaints Authority (PCA) for three years.
It is going to be a ‘local’ versus ‘hyper-local’ contest in south Delhi’s affluent Greater Kailash (GK) assembly constituency, from where the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is fielding its sitting MLA Saurabh Bharadwaj (40) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is putting its faith in area councilor Shikha Roy (55).
New Delhi The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019 may have a whole separate section on legally protecting Good Samaritans who play an important role in rushing road accident victims to hospitals, but road safety experts say that it will have little impact on the mindset and attitude of people unless there is full compliance of the law and proper awareness.
Three days after a Pune court directed that a response be sought from those with claims or interests in various properties of jailed Pune developer DS Kulkarni, a public notification was published in the local newspapers on Thursday.
Showman Nick Kyrgios admitted Thursday he was on the verge of going “to a very dark place”, but he put his head down to pull off a confidence-boosting win over Frenchman Gilles Simon at the Australian Open.
New Delhi: Four debt-ridden men were arrested for allegedly kidnapping a 57-year-old insurance agent, killing him after he refused to pay R25 lakh as ransom, and dumping his body in a canal in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr earlier this month, the police said on Thursday.
Chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday flagged off two ‘raths’ ahead of the ‘Ganga Yatra’ that he will launch in Bijnor in western UP on January 27.
Multiple units on single plot properties: GDA board refers matter to state govt, seeks change in norms
Ghaziabad: The board of the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) has referred a proposal for putting a ban on passing of map layouts for multiple units on single plot properties to the state government, citing multiple problems related to mutation, share of common spaces, and ownership of staircases and rooftop of such buildings.