Former Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, further fuelling speculation on a possible tie-up with BJP when he said he will be with a formation that is opposed to incumbent Nitish Kumar post-assembly polls.
Hurriyat Conference led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has welcomed the Tripura government's decision to withdraw Armed Forces Special Powers Act from the state, and said it should serve as an "eye opener" for the Jammu and Kashmir government too.
The first meeting of the Joint Committee of Parliament, which will go into provisions of the controversial Land acquisition Bill, will be held on Friday.
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will pay a one-day visit to West Bengal on June 6 in a bid to rejuvenate his party in the state during which he is scheduled to undertake a padayatra and address party workers.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bangladesh premier Sheikh Hasina will jointly inaugurate a border 'haat' (market) at Kamalasagar in Tripura's Sipahijala district, which borders Brahmanbaria district of Bangladesh.
New Delhi is nudging Reserve Bank of India to lower lending rates from 7.5 per cent at a policy meeting on Tuesday.
The Rajasthan government will table the Bill regarding 5 per cent reservation in jobs under SBC in the upcoming Assembly session.
Protests also rocked Osmania University campus over Rao's decision to acquire 11 acres of the University land to build houses for the poor.
Delhi region continues to witness a decline in overall pass percentage of students taking CBSE Class X examinations, with 96.29% emerging successful this year. Last year, the pass percentage was 98.31 while in 2013 it was 98.40.
To propel economic growth, the government has set an ambitious target of awarding highway projects worth Rs 3.5 lakh crore in next six months besides creation of 25 lakh jobs in the shipping, road, transport and highways sector, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday.
Battling strident opposition on the land bill, Government on Thursday held interaction with farmers' representatives from various states to address their "misgivings" on various issues and take their concerns on board.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter flatly rejected calls to resign over the widening scandal. (Getty Images)
US Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati said he is joining the bid to oust embattled FIFA president Sepp Blatter.
The top seed slipped on the clay in the second set of the second round match and stretched his right groin, calling for the physio at the change of ends after the ninth game.
FIFA president Blatter has condemned the "action of individuals" for bringing "shame and humiliation" on football.
It took an American, from a land where football is called soccer, to expose what is not surprising to those who rather think "why it took so long".
Android M is the successor to Android Lollipop and is a going to be a polished, high-quality version of the popular operating system.
Google Photos is a new standalone product that helps you better organise your photos and videos, and lets you share and save what matters to you the most, all for free.
The new dual-SIM phones will be exclusively available in India on Snapdeal from June 9.
GoPro is also introducing six-camera technology for use in virtual reality, using its HERO4 cameras, which may be available this year.
A concept smartwatch, the Lenovo Magic View, sports a main display and a second virtual interactive display.
The supposedly better camera in HTC One M9 lacks stabilization, a crucial element that plays a huge role in the quality of images taken in poor light.