BSP chief Mayawati today said it was the "moral duty" of Union minister Smriti Irani to make public details of her educational qualification.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with him security situation in the state.
Indian Space Research Organisation has successfully realigned the orbit of its Mars Orbiter Mission Mangalyaan so it is not affected by long-duration eclipse, ISRO Chairman A S Kiran Kumar said today.
In another incident in the district, a country-made bomb was hurled at the RSS Karyalaya at Thaliparamba this morning, police said, adding no one was injured in the incident.
Two women and a minor girl were killed while four others injured when a pressure landmine, suspected to have been laid by Naxals, went off in a dense forest pocket of Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Narayanpur district, police said today.
A Lashkar-e-Toiba militant was today killed while a policeman was injured in an encounter in Bandipora district of north Kashmir.
Four persons, including a woman, died and six others were injured today after a tourist bus hit a tractor trolley in Fatehpur Sikri area here, police said.
Union Health Minister J P Nadda today chaired the crucial meeting of the Mission Steering Group of the National Health Mission (NHM).
Uneasy calm prevailed at Bhangar in South 24 Parganas district on Wednesday, a day after one person was killed in crossfire between groups of outsiders and villagers as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee reviewed the situation at a meeting with top police officers.
Republican Party of India (A) has decided to discuss seat-sharing with the BJP, irrespective of the senior ally and Sena's ongoing talks on the same issue.