July 28, 2015 10:22 pm
HRD Ministry officials said there are a set of laid-down procedures to name a programme after heads of states and measures would be initiated before renaming it.
July 28, 2015 9:45 pm
The women were beaten up by the cops allegedly after they came to the police station to complain against a senior police officer of sexual abuse.
July 28, 2015 9:38 pm
Prison sources said that Memon would be allowed to celebrate his birthday in a low-key manner, so as to keep him in good humour before the scheduled execution.
July 28, 2015 8:45 pm
The minor became pregnant after being allegedly raped by her doctor Jatin Bhai K Mehta when she had visited him after suffering from typhoid in February.
July 28, 2015 9:56 pm
Kalam visited China twice, first in 2012 and later 2014 on the invitation of the Chinese government.
July 28, 2015 8:21 pm
Former president APJ Abdul Kalam who passed away on Monday was a staunch believer in God, according to former ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan.
July 28, 2015 8:15 pm
The study also revealed that during the course of two years from 2011-12 to 2013-14, revenue loss to the government had grown exponentially by Rs. 13,049 crores, an increase by 49.8 per cent.
July 28, 2015 7:17 pm
The judge has posted the matter for hearing on July 31 and directed the petitioner to substantiate his charge.
July 28, 2015 8:28 pm
Pattnaik recalled that Kalam had invited him for the first time to Rastrapati Bhawan in 2005 when sand art was not well-known in the country and encouraged him a lot.
July 28, 2015 7:03 pm
With a single cot, a table and a chair, the small room was meant only for single accommodation.
July 28, 2015 6:23 pm
Shivraj Singh Chouhan said teaching children about Abdul Kalam's life will inspire them in achieving their goal and make them ideal citizens.
July 28, 2015 7:03 pm
Asking Modi to prove his "mettle by action", the VHP leader said, "I believe he will allow a cross border strike in PoK and Pakistan to bring back wanted terrorists."
July 28, 2015 5:36 pm
“There are reports that young and educated youth are joining militancy and this is a dangerous trend. And the responsibility on the large is on the present government, they should not hide things,’’ Omar said.
July 28, 2015 6:35 pm
It has been eight hours since APJ Abdul Kalam and I last talked – sleep eludes me and memories keep flushing down, sometimes as tears, write Srijan Pal Singh.
July 28, 2015 5:25 pm
The court had earlier sought all documents related to 'Badh Chala Bihar' from the state government to decide whether the drive is a publicity move of JD(U) for the coming state elections.
July 28, 2015 4:21 pm
The residents, most of them illiterate, submitted a letter to Ludhiana MC with their thumb prints demanding construction of roads that were neglected for years.
July 28, 2015 4:21 pm
APJ Abdul Kalam, one of India's most loved presidents, passed away in Shillong on Monday evening
July 28, 2015 3:39 pm
Oommen Chandy wrote a letter to PM Narendra Modi that Kalam’s body should be placed in Thiruvananthapuram before being taken to his native place Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu for final rites.
July 28, 2015 3:13 pm
Baljit Singh was a son of a policeman, who too was killed by militants during the height of militancy in Punjab in 1984.
July 28, 2015 2:17 pm
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao also recalled Kalam's long stint in Hyderabad as a scientist and his contributions which made him "the Missile Man".
July 28, 2015 1:41 pm
A team of Abdul Kalam's close associates has decided to run his official Twitter account which has now been renamed as 'In memory of Dr Kalam'.
July 28, 2015 1:17 pm
Dr Suniti Solomon set up the first voluntary testing and counselling centre and an AIDS Research Group in Chennai while serving at the Madras Medical College .
July 28, 2015 8:49 pm
The two justices - Justice AR Dave and Justice Kurian Joseph urged the Chief Justice of India to constitute a larger bench on Wednesday. There is, however, no formal stay on the execution.
July 28, 2015 12:45 pm
"He was one of the most exuberant boosters of the country's nuclear program," The New York Times wrote in a rare obituary for Kalam.
July 28, 2015 1:46 pm
Nair had served simple breakfast and supper for Kalam for seven years from 1975 before the VSSC scientist moved to DRDO in 1982.
July 28, 2015 12:23 pm
Srijan Pal Singh's touching and heart warming tribute to APJ Abdul Kalam
July 28, 2015 11:40 am
Abdul Kalam's close aide Srijan Pal Singh, said while travelling from Delhi to Shillong they were discussing disruptions in Parliament.
July 28, 2015 11:36 am
Health Secretary Bhanu Pratap Sharma was temporarily in-charge of the post.
July 28, 2015 12:29 pm
#KalamSir was the hashtag trending on Twitter after Dr APJ Abdul Kalam passed away
July 28, 2015 11:15 am
APJ Abdul Kalam, famously known as the people's president took his last last breath while giving a speech in IIM Shillong
July 28, 2015 4:55 pm
A P J Abdul Kalam had congratulated a constable for remaining alert throughout the day.
July 28, 2015 9:50 am
Shah said Kalam dreamt of a developed, prosperous and strong India and dedicated his life to realising this dream.
July 28, 2015 9:24 am
All central government offices will remain open and no holiday has been declared.
July 28, 2015 8:50 am
"He inspired millions of children and youth of the nation and gave motivational speeches across the country," President, Overseas Friends of BJP-US, Chandra Patel said.
July 28, 2015 6:17 pm
APJ Abdul Kalam, who would have turned 84 in October, died after suffering a massive cardiac arrest during a lecture at the IIM Shillong on Monday
July 28, 2015 9:30 am
Baljit is survived by his wife, two daughters and son. From Dhandowal in Kapurthala, the family lives in Preet Nagar in Kapurthala.