India

90 more die due to heat in 3 states

Ninety more deaths were reported from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Orissa due to the heat wave, raising the nationwide toll to 2338 even as some places like Delhi got respite on Monday from the swelt

Aruna attacker fired from daily-wage job in NTPC

Sohanlal Bharta Walmiki, KEM nurse Aruna Shanbaug’s murderer, has been fired from his job as a daily wage labourer at the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) mill, according to a letter by the C

Coal scam judge warns employee of Jindal group

A special judge who has been looking after coal scam cases on Monday warned one of the accused, who is also associated with the industrial Group of Congress leader Naveen Jindal, against approaching h

‘Mobile towers, posts offices in Naxal-hit areas’

The “Bastar plan” to drive out the Naxals from their dens and make the first developmental inroads in the so-called liberated zones of the CPI(Maoist) has kick-started with Union home minister Rajnath

ED set to quiz Qureshi family

The Enforcement Directorate (ED), probing the alleged forex violations by Moin Akhtar Qureshi, is all set to seek clarifications from two family members of the Kanpur-based meat exporter.

President assent for Bangla land deal

Days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s two-day visit to Dhaka later this week, President Pranab Mukherjee has approved the India-Bangladesh Land Boundary Agreement which will help India strength

The US defence secretary Ashton Carter is expected to visit Visakhapatnam on June 3 and then New Delhi on June 4-5 to sign the 10-year Indo-US Enhanced Defence Framework Agreement, and convince India

In the past year, one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's major priorities has been more robust Centre-state relations, and the need for “cooperative federalism”'.