Speech analysis: How Amit Shah is toning down his attack on illegal migrants

As they say, timing is key. And an analysis of BJP President Amit Shah shows that before a key event across the border, he has dialed down his ferocious speeches against illegal migrants from Bangladesh.

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Mehul Choksi surrenders Indian passport

Fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi surrenders his Indian passport. But it is said that this won't impact the legal proceedings in India.

Delhi Government launches its Mega Job Fair

In a bid to provide more employment opportunities to people, Delhi Government organised a two-day mega job fair at Thyagaraj Stadium in Delhi. Delhi government is hoping to provide more than 12,000 jobs across 76 companies in the private sector.

Finance Ministry kickstarts Budget process with Halwa ceremony

The traditional Halwa ceremony before printing the government's Budget was held in the North Block where the Finance Ministry is situated. It is traditionally served by the Finance minister but this year Arun Jaitley was missing.

Luxury tents for pilgrims attending Kumbh mela from India and abroad

The state government has setup a tent city in Prayagraj in Uttar Pradesh where the Kumbh mela is currently underway.

CJI Gogoi withdraws from hearing plea

CJI Ranjan Gogoi recused himself from hearing the petition challenging the appointment of M Nageshwar Rao as the interim chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), saying he is a part of the committee to choose the agency's new chief.

Humpback dolphins spotted near Bandra-Worli Sea Link

The spotting of dolphins near the Mumbai coast has recently increased. A pod of Humpback Dolphins was spotted between near the Bandra-Worli sea link on Sunday.

Major fire in building in South Kolkata

A major fire broke out in a five-storey building in South Kolkata's Gariahat area. No casualties were reported.

A sneak-peek of The National Museum of Indian Cinema

The National Museum of Indian Cinema is the country's first museum of cinema. The museum contains rare photographs, long-forgotten and missing shooting equipment along with replicas of old cameras.

Congress and BJP lock horns over Rafale news report

A fresh report by The Hindu on the purchase of Rafale fighter jets has both Congress and BJP attacking each other.

India will see swift progress once Ram temple is built: Suresh ‘Bhaiyyaji’ Joshi, RSS general secretary

At a gathering in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj, RSS general secretary Suresh 'Bhaiyyaji' Joshi hints at the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya by 2025.

HIGHLIGHTS | This is the best time to be here, I will always be here to hold your hand: Modi at Vibrant Gujarat 2019

Speaking at the inauguration of the 9th Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a pitch to investors.

RTI applicants receive condoms instead of replies Rajasthan

A probe was launched after the video of them finding condoms and other worthless items in an envelope went viral.

17 Year Old’s Viral Video Throws Light On Beach Sand Mining in Southern Kerala

An important anti-mining campaign by a bunch of villagers in Alappad, Kerala was brought to public spotlight through the video of a 17 year old class 12 student.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh sentenced to life in jail for journalist’s murder

Dera Sacha Sauda's Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was sentenced to life imprisonment in a murder case. The godman and three of his followers were sentenced on Thursday. He & three followers were convicted of killing journalist Ram Chander in 2002.

After a month, first body of miner found in Meghalaya mine

More than a month after 15 labourers were trapped inside an illegal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills, the Indian Navy on Thursday spotted a body.

Mob set trucks ablaze following Gadhchiroli mishap in Maharashtra

Following a fatal accident involving a truck operating for the Surajgad iron ore mine in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli, an incident of trucks being set ablaze has raised suspicion about Naxal involvement.

BEST employees call off strike

BEST union workers call off 9-day-old strike. One of the terms agreed to was the appointment of a high court judge to negotiate terms.

Telangana CM KCR meets YSR Congress’ Jagan Reddy to discuss federal front

Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao has been meeting leaders from various regional parties to discuss a non-Congress, non-BJP federal front.

New 10% reservation to be implemented from next academic year, says HRD minister

HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said that the government will implement the 10% reservation for economically weaker sections in the general category across all higher education institutions and universities from July 2019.

Kumbh Mela 2019 begins with ‘Shahi Snan’

A large number of devotees took a holy dip or 'shahi snan' at the Sangam on Makar Sankranti on Tuesday, marking the beginning of Kumbh Mela.