The man was later arrested and has been in jail since the incident on September 24.
Four of them even have Interpol red-corner notices against their names for their alleged involvement in the 2009 Margao bomb blast.
Flights were diverted with the main runway out of use and inter-city trains cancelled, stalling transport services in the commercial capital
The only question that remains with regard to the bullet train project is whether the new team lead by Piyush Goyal and Ashwani Lohani can deliver.
The latest forensic findings have been communicated to the Special Investigation Team probing Lankesh’s murder.
An official said that the information goes beyond the make of the weapon used for the murders.
In a close fight, United Left candidate Geeta Kumari won the president’s post by defeating Nidhi Tripathi of ABVP by 464 votes.
The killing led to violent protests by parents of other students before Gurugram police announced the arrest of the bus conductor.
The South Asia Media Defenders Network has urged the Indian media and civil society groups to pursue a robust campaign to ensure that there is no let-up in the investigation.
The state police is now likely to order a forensic analysis of the bullet fragments and cartridges found at the scene in order to compare it with the material found after the killing of Pansare, Dabholkar and Kalburgi.
A three-story residential building collapsed in Bhendi Bazar area, two days after heavy rains brought the city to a standstill.
Drafted by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, the proposal was part of the agenda at a meeting to discuss issues relating to the implementation of the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013.
Though power has alternated between the NDA and Congress in Punjab or the INLD, Congress and the BJP in Haryana in the last few decades, politicians from all sides cultivated him and protected him.
In 2015-16, a majority of train accidents were caused due to derailments (60%), followed by accidents at level crossings (33%).
Because of the incessant rains, it was difficult for rescue teams to get to stranded passengers.
Since the February 22 clashes between ABVP and AISA at Ramjas college, several events have been cancelled by Delhi University.
The number of those injured remains disputed, with principal secretary Arvind Kumar said 74 people have been injured, while the railways said 25 persons were injured in the incident.
Eight officers, including a secretary-level Railway Board official, have faced action over the derailment that left 22 people dead and 156 injured.
Giving people a choice might sound like it’s always a good thing to do, but giving a choice between two forms of moral failure is cruel.
Irom Sharmila’s marriage to her partner Desmond Coutinho, a British national, was registered under the Special Marriage Act as an inter-religious union.
According to a research, suicide-related Google searches increased in the weeks following the spring release of the popular Netflix series 13 Reasons Why.
With the help of development workers from a non-profit, Barkheda’s villagers are using the commons for the mutual benefit of the community at large.
Indian prisons are overcrowded and understaffed. Unless these issues are dealt with, prisons will remain hellish for the socio-economically disadvantaged.
Rescue operations are currently underway.
Police has registered a case against the management of the centre for alleged negligence as the shelter had filled with slush due to heavy rains.
The order of the SHO is questionable as the district civil administration had not deemed it necessary to impose such restrictions on meat sellers and eateries.
The water level in many states has reached waist level while power cuts and lack of water supply has further affected daily lives.
The story of rural Indians being denied the most basic of necessities was reduced to an amusing anecdote about a minister and his government, making it seem like the rural poor do not matter.
In a statement posted on his Twitter handle, Kumar said he had decided to quit as he believes the organisation is bigger than the individual.
MP J.C. Diwakar Reddy has been banned by all domestic airlines due to his unruly behaviour at Visakhapatnam airport after he was denied boarding.
The Tamil Nadu Postal Department has recently seen a spike in the number of people from Haryana excelling in their recruitment exams – including in the Tamil language.
While the motorable road connecting Arunachal Pradesh and Bhutan remains incomplete, the age-old foot route continues to ferry locals across the border.
The bridge, inaugurated by the prime minister on May 26, is the country’s longest, connecting the remotest parts of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh.
Publishers in India have written repeatedly to the International ISBN Agency to complain about the many problems they have been facing in obtaining ISBN numbers.
Bad weather and high winds are to blame for the high number of deaths this month.
The accused were a part of a syndicate allegedly selling places to study medicine and other health science courses at a university where racial quotas restrict the number of places for Indian students.
The Star Wars saga is interlinked with its merchandising success.
The success of the human milk bank started in Udaipur three years ago has now led the Rajasthan government to emulate such centres across the state.
These 77 minors were recovered from different areas in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
On March 31, 2016, a flyover came crashing down, killing 27 people. The Bengal government, however, forgot that it’s been a year since the tragedy.