The Bihar assembly proceedings were disrupted Thursday by the opposition BJP which demanded CBI probe into the Patna serial blasts ahead of its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally Oct 27.
Is the support to Congress leader Pramod Tiwari for a Rajya Sabha seat by the Samajwadi Party a personal gesture or part of a larger political game plan.
UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi Thursday said she was "disappointed" over the apex court ruling on the issue of gay rights.
Consumer and office stationery maker, famous for making children's crayons, Kokuyo Camlin Ltd., plans to commission a new Rs.100 crore integrated plant near Mumbai, a top company official said here.
Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has cancelled his scheduled visit to Ralegan-Siddhi to meet anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare who is on an indefinite hunger strike, an aide said Thursday.
Mindful that less than six months remain for the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh government, some top interlocutors of India and Pakistan have engineered an initiative that aims to pave the way for a Summit-level visit from the Indian side - a part of which will play out from Friday.
Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said the government will not compromise on fiscal consolidation, and will contain fiscal deficit and bring it down to 3 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) by the financial year 2016-17.
In a jolt to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgenders, the Supreme Court Wednesday held that consensual sex between adults of the same gender is an offence.