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BJP’s toppling game is to show that grand alliance will fail: CM Parameshwara

The coalition government in Karnataka suffered the first major setback when two MLAs, an independent and a member of the Karnataka Pragnyavantara Janata Paksha, Tuesday withdrew support to the government.

Bribery case: Rakesh Asthana seeks correction in court’s judgment ordering probe

The court, which dismissed Asthana's plea last Friday, had ruled that the investigation into the FIR against four, including Asthana, be completed within 10 weeks time.

Maharashtra: Mob torches trucks following mishap in Gadchiroli; police suspect Naxal involvement

Surjagad mine belongs to the Lloyd Metals and Energy Limited and is being opposed by Naxals ever since it started its operation more than two years ago.

16,000 villages in Maharashtra made `water-neutral’: CM Devendra Fadnavis

"Micro-irrigation facilities have increased three times in the state," Fadnavis said at the event which was also attended by Union ministers Nitin Gadkari, Arjun Ram Meghwal, Fiji Agriculture Minister Mahendra Reddy and others.

Amid row, Centre elevates Justices Dinesh Maheshwari, Sanjiv Khanna to Supreme Court

On December 12, the Collegium had recommended Chief Justice of Delhi High Court Justice Rajendra Menon and Rajasthan High Court Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog for elevation to the top court.

Jaganmohan Reddy welcomes KCR’s efforts to form Federal Front

The YSR Congress chief said this at a joint press conference with Rao's son and Telangana Rashtriya Samithi working President K T Rama Rao after initial talks were held between the two parties.

Jadavpur University professor, who compared ‘woman’s virginity’ to ‘sealed bottles’, barred from teaching

Sarkar, a professor of International Relations department, had likened a virgin woman to a "sealed bottle" or "packet" in a Facebook post on Sunday, triggering an outrage. Though he had deleted the post, screenshots of it went viral.

In battleground Bengal, BJP’s Amit Shah rallies to counter Mamata’s mega opposition show

In a show of strength ahead of the national polls, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has organised a massive rally in Kolkata on January 19, which is likely to see participation of lakhs of her supporters.

Scolded for mobile addiction, girl hangs herself, dies

Last week, the girl's mother chided her for watching videos on a mobile phone all the time, a police official said. According to her family members, the girl would be glued to her mobile phone, watching as well as uploading videos using a popular video-editing app.

Cabinet clears next gen IT-filing system; Infosys to implement Rs 4,242-cr project

The move will help in bringing down the income tax return (ITR) processing time to one day and hence speed up refunds.

Tamil Nadu Congress taunts Modi on alliance, says no takers for his invite

Modi, during an interaction with Tamil Nadu party workers recently had said the BJP cherished its old friends. He had said the BJP was open to alliances following the path of Atal Bihari Vajpayee who had successfully built coalitions respecting regional aspirations.

Row over presence of Tytler at event to appoint Sheila Dikshit as Delhi Congress chief

Both the BJP and its ally Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD ) reacted sharply after the 74-year old riots accused was seen in the front rows at an event to appoint former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit as Delhi Congress chief, on Wednesday.