Making a false corruption charge against a public servant proved costly for a man with a Delhi court ordering initiation of legal proceedings against him observing that statements made under oath before it shall be on a "higher pedestal"
In its bid to check corruption in the poll process, the NDA government is contemplating to amend the law to make bribery -- both cash and kind -- during elections a cognisable offence, empowering police to arrest the violators without a warrant and jail up to two years
Formulated with an objective of addressing all forms of drug abuses, a draft of the national policy for drug demand reduction is likely to be moved to the Union Cabinet for approval shortly
Central revenue department officials have raised vigil to check any flow of black money from air and land transit points ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections here
Around 15 children have been admitted to Malda Medical Medical College Hospital with symptoms of loose motion and vomiting after eating unknown fruits, Hospital source said today
With coal production increasing over six per cent and offtake at only 3.2 per cent during the year, logistics and coal evacuation comes into core focus for Coal India
Though Maharashtra government has given 'no objection certificate' for field trials of some genetically modified (GM) crops, the Centre will take a final call on whether to allow such crops in the market or not, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said
A government-appointed committee has recommended constitution of a SIT for re-investigation of the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases
The CBI Saturday arrested former union minister Matang Sinh for his alleged complicity in the multi-crore rupee Saradha chit fund scam
Alert troopers of the Border Security Force (BSF) last month foiled 11 infiltration bids by militants along the international border in Jammu and Kashmir, a senior BSF official said
An anonymous Colaba resident offered Rs 5.5 lakh for her one-time carpenter's surgery, who was unable to walk for 15 years due to a rare defect that affects one in 10 lakh people
Study highlights the journey of the family members of lesbians and gays in India; Parents have formed support groups and filed petition asking to decriminalise IPC's article 377
There are new additions to the list of illegal assets owned by Constable Prem Singh Rajput of Thane Crime Branch, Unit V, a day after mid-day reported the story ‘This constable has 3 flats, 2 fancy cars. 4 bikes, Rs 16 lakh cash and counting’
Gangeben Veljibhai Jethwa, a 70-year-old resident of Malad, met with a fatal accident when she was on her way to visit a relative, a stone’s throw away from her house in Sunni Chawl
The space has been covered with tin sheets and security guards have also been posted
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeks a full majority in Delhi; hints that Aam Aadmi party is full of ‘betrayers’ and ‘back-stabbers'
India on Saturday successfully conducted the first canister-based trial of its nuclear-capable Agni-V missile, which is capable of hitting targets over 5,000 km away from a military base in Odisha, an official said.
One of the largest Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender pride marches in the city yesterday saw many parents accompanying their sons and daughters
There will be a loss of green cover if MoEF gives approval to reduce the buffer zone around SGNP
The BMC’s decision to give the green signal to so many mobile towers in this ward alone has invited the ire of activists and corporators
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