Guwahati, Aug 31 : The house of a minister and five state lawmakers of Manipur were set on fire by miscreants as violence erupted during the 12-hour Manipur bandh on Monday evening, officials said.
Guwahati, Aug 31 : Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday inaugurated the permanent office building of the Commissionerate of Excise at HouseFed complex in Guwahati.
Guwahati, Aug 31 : : Security forces on Monday busted a bomb making factory and apprehended five militants belonging to NDFB(S) in Assam's Kamrup district.
Guwahati, Aug 31 : : Assam flood situation turned grim on Monday following incessant rains across the state in past few days where as more 7.35 lakh people of 18 districts are affected.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : An expert's team sent by the union health ministry to Odisha following the death of children at Cuttack's Sishu Bhawan has made suggestions for improving competence and preparedness to deal with the critical cases.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : A plea was filed on Monday in Delhi High Court seeking to restrain New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) from issuing a notification regarding changing the name of Aurangzeb Road to A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Road in the late former president's honour.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : The Tihar Jail authorities informed a court here on Monday that security of jailed gangster Neeraj Bawana, who with his aides killed two members of a rival gang in a police van, has been tightened.
New Delhi/Chandigarh, Aug 31 : Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene and immediately implement the Swaminathan formula for determining the minimum support price (MSP) of the crops.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : Terming the nationwide September 2 strike called by a majority of central trade unions as a "political conspiracy", the West Bengal government on Monday accused the opposition parties of fomenting lawlessness in the staste and appealed to the people to attend offices and follow the normal routine.
Bhopal, Aug 31 : Three rallies were taken out in Madhya Pradesh in support of Hardik Patel of Gujarat who has been championing the cause of Patel community for bringing it into the other backward classes (OBC) category.
Ghaziabad, Aug 31 : A 70-year-old businessman was found murdered at his home here on Monday.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : A court here on Monday convicted four municipal officials, a private company and its two officials in the Commonwealth Games street-lights case.
Bhubaneswar, Aug 31 : Locals clashed with police personnel on the outskirts of the Odisha capital on Monday after a self-styled godman was arrested and charged with sexually exploiting a woman.
Gurgaon, Aug 31 : Two women from Bihar were arrested here on Monday with fake Indian currency of the face value of Rs.20,000, police said.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : The West Bengal government on Monday postponed the Primary Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) examination to Oct 11, which was scheduled for Oct 4, officials said.
Guwahati, Aug 31 : : Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) president Anjan Dutta on Sunday suspended four MLAs of the party and issued show cause notice to five other MLAs for anti-party activities, the party officials said on Monday.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : A court here on Monday extended till September 5 the police custody of Indrani Mukherjea and two others accused of killing her daughter Sheena Bora in 2012.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : A 32-year-old inter-state drug trafficker was arrested with 7.50 kg of opium here, police said on Monday.
Chandigarh, Aug 31 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the new building of the Chandigarh international airport on September 11, officials said here on Monday.
Chandigarh, Aug 31 : Serving liquor beyond the permissible time has led to a Rs.20 lakh penalty on the discotheque of a leading five-star hotel chain here, an official said on Monday.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : Actor Ranveer Singh, who suffered an injury due to a fall from a horse while shooting for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's directorial "Bajirao Mastani" earlier this year, is now back at work.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who has previously hosted shows like "10 Ka Dum" and "Bigg Boss", will turn host once again for an upcoming episode of TV show "Dance +", where he will promote his forthcoming production "Hero".
Kolkata, Aug 31 : The Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) examination in West Bengal, which was postponed to October 4 in the wake of disappearance of question papers has been rescheduled to October 11, the state government said on Monday, stressing "full transparency" would be ensured.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : A Mumbai magistrate on Monday extended the police custody of Indrani Mukherjea and two other prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case till September 5.
Guwahati, Aug 31 : The flood situation in Assam has deteriorated again, affecting 4.64 lakh people in some major towns and more than 1,000 villages and causing widespread destruction, officials said on Monday.
Chandigarh, Aug 31 : Troopers of the Border Security Force (BSF) recovered four kg of heroin woth Rs.20 crore from along the India-Pakistan border in Ferozepur sector, a BSF spokesman said on Monday.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday remembered late filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh on his birthday and said she misses him.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : A Mumbai magistrate on Monday extended the police custody of the three prime accused in Sheena Bora's murder till September 5.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : A Mumbai magistrate on Monday extended the police custody of the three prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case till September 5.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : Up-and-coming designers, equipped with unique design aesthetics, made an impact among a flurry of established names at the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) winter-festive 2015 edition here. Innovation was the key at the five-day fashion extravaganza, which attracted fashionistas and Bollywood's glitterati alike.
Jaipur, Aug 31 : Think of this Rajasthani capital, think of food, and it's a dead heat between dal bati churma for a meal and pyaz ki kachori or (onion kachori) - a spicy round flattened ball made of refined flour and filled with onions, garlic and potatoes.
Bhubaneswar, Aug 31 : A self-styled godman and his two sons have been arrested following public outcry over his alleged wrong-doings and an FIR lodged by a social activist, police said on Monday.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : The three prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case will be produced before the Bandra magistrate court here on Monday when Mumbai police will seek extension of their custody, officials said here.
Kolkata, Aug 30 : Yet another European themed cafe has come up in the erstwhile second capital of British empire, with the owners claiming that they are hopeful about the cuisine retaining its authenticity.
Kolkata, Aug 30 : The last decade has witnessed quality infrastructure development in the city of Kolkata.
Kolkata, Aug 29 : Kolkata based Primarc Group recently invested in waste management Start-up Sampurn(e)arth along with Ah!Ventures and I3N.
Mumbai, Aug 30 : One of the highlights of Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015 was the Fashion Films Premiere held at the PVR cinema during Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015.
Mumbai, Aug 30 : Anushree Reddy opened Day Five at Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015 with her Victorian and Indian fusion fashion.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : Fissures emerged on Sunday among the members of the Gujjar community in the national capital over extending support to Patel community leader Hardik Patel from Gujarat.
Kolkata, Aug 30 : Warning West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee against using force to foil the September 2 countrywide strike called by central trade unions, the CITU on Sunday declared it was ready for any confrontation to make the agitation successful.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : Patel community leader Hardik Patel on Sunday announced his intention to join hands with other communities to launch a nationwide movement for reservation in education and jobs, while criticizing the current government policy.
Kolkata, Aug 30 : Alleging the involvement of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress in the disappearance of question papers for the Teacher Eligibility Test (TET), the opposition Left Front on Sunday demanded a judicial probe into the matter.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : A 45-year-old man was crushed to death by a speeding container-truck here on early Sunday after which an enraged mob damaged two DTC buses.
Agra, Aug 30 : Three people were killed when their car crashed into the road divider on the Yamuna Expressway early on Sunday, police said.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : Chhatra Yuva Sangharsh Samiti (CYSS), the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) student wing, on Sunday announced the names of its candidates for the Delhi University Students Union polls to be held next month.
Chandigarh, Aug 30 : Officials availing of government residence facility without bothering to take care of their surroundings would henceforth invite punitive action from their 'landlord' - the Punjab government.
Shimla, Aug 30 : No major rainfall was reported in Himachal Pradesh for the past one week and similar conditions would continue the coming week too, a weather official said on Sunday.
Bhubaneswar, Aug 30 : The Odisha unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday criticised the state government over the death of at least 49 infants in Sishu Bhawan in Cuttack in the last 10 days.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : A 17-year-old MBBS student allegedly committed suicide early Sunday by hanging herself from a ceiling fan in her hostel room in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here, police said.
Mumbai, Aug 30 : Stand-up comedian and TV show host Kapil Sharma, who is set for his Bollywood debut with Abbas-Mustan's forthcoming comic family entertainer "Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon", will be seen on the final episode of the singing reality show "The Voice India" along with his co-star Elli Avram.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : A man who moved the Delhi High Court to bring back his wife from the custody of her parents disappeared with the woman from the court complex after they were allowed to meet each other.
Kolkata, Aug 30 : One person was killed and two others were injured in West Bengal's Burdwan district when crude bombs stored in a house exploded, police said on Sunday.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : Chetan Bhagat has played the role of a dancer, banker, script writer and motivational speaker, but donning the hat of a politician isn't on his wish list. With eight books and five films in his kitty since he burst into the literary scene in 2004, he now believes that he has a pill to solve India's woes with his "Making India Awesome" latest work.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : Patel community leader Hardik Patel on Sunday vowed to join hands with other communities to widen the movement over reservation in education and jobs.
Shimla, Aug 30 : About 200 state-run primary schools in Himachal Pradesh have no teacher at all. Fifty percent of Class 5 students in government schools are not able to comprehend textbooks meant for Class 2 students and cannot solve three-digit problems, so say many of the state's legislators.
Kolkata, Aug 29 : One man was caught by other passengers on Saturday while he was allegedly trying to throw bodies, which he was carrying in his bags, into river Ganges from a boat in Hooghly district of West Bengal.
Mumbai, Aug 30 : Indian fashion designers often opt for a Bollywood celebrity as a showstopper. But Indian supermodel Ujjwala Raut, who has walked the runway for international luxury brands like Yves Saint Laurent, Roberto Cavalli and Dolce and Gabbana, says it is the birthright of models.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : The failure of the no-detention policy in schools across the country up to Class 8 is largely due to poor classroom teaching and monitoring of students, education experts say.
Mumbai, Aug 30 : Supermodel Ujjwala Raut looked no less than a diva when she sashayed down the ramp in a stunning sheer net crystal gown with long sleeves for designer Monisha Jaising's show at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) winter-festive 2015 here.
New Delhi, Aug 30 : The Gujarat violence over job reservations that left 10 people dead shocked and pained the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday.