Trivendra Singh Rawat is new Uttarakhand CM

The BJP legislature party on Friday selected former RSS pracharak Trivendra Singh Rawat for the post of the chief minister of Uttarakhand

SAD to review election outcome: Badal

The Shiromani Akali Dal will hold a meeting to review the party's performance in the Punjab assembly elections, as announced by outgoing chief minister Parkash Singh Badal.

Karnataka CM goes for a populist budget

The Congress government in Karnataka, in its last full budget before the upcoming re-election, has announced plans to set up 198 Namma canteens in Bengaluru, which will serve breakfast for Rs 5, and lunch and dinner for Rs 10

Denied wheel chair, man uses toy cycle to reach ward

In a complete violation of human rights, an ailing man had to use his eight year old son's toy bike to reach the ward for treatment, when ward boys of the state-run Gandhi general hospital in Hyderabad, denied him a wheelchair

Soorjo Coomar Goodeve Chuckerbutty: Sowing the seeds of change for generations to come

Soorjo Coomar Goodeve Chuckerbutty was not the conventional Indian native from the early Victorian period. Be it his confidence, his travels, his education and profession, his outlook or be it his achievements, he wasn't ordinary in anyway.

Nitish Kumar seeks 'Sangh-Mukt Bharat'

At a time when many states find itself enveloped with the election fever, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has appealed for a 'Sangh-Mukt' country to “save democracy.”

Maulana, the lion in 'Khushboo Gujarat ki,' dies of old age

The lion featured along with Amitabh Bachchan in Gujarat Tourism's 'Khusboo Gujarat Ki' ad passed away last week.

Massive Dalit rally at Una

Meanwhile, 15th August saw a massive Dalit protest rally in Una, where people of the Dalit community sought independence from atrocities and discrimination amid chants of "Jai Bhim".

Suggesting an out-of-court rapprochement among rival parties in the 68-year-old Ramjanmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute, Chief Justice of India J.S. Khehar advised peace negotiations instead of a pitched court battle, even offering help to...

The Bharatiya Janta Party managed to clean sweep Uttar Pradesh in the Assembly polls held last month, but what came as a bigger surprise was its choice...

Captain Amarinder Singh, 75, was sworn in as the 26th Chief Minister of Punjab in a ceremony which was attended by Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh, and other prominent Congress leaders at Punjab...

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