SC's crucial intervention: Shifts all five cases to New Delhi, asks special judge to complete the trial in 45 days and directs the government to provide CRPF protection to the rape survivor.
The hike comes as the annual average of the All India Consumer Price Index (AICPI), used to calculate the DA, has increased from 294.83 points to 306.08 points. This is the biggest rise in five years.
Under the bill the government can designate individuals as terrorists if they commit or participate in acts of terrorism, prepare for acts of terror, promote terrorism or are otherwise involved in terrorism.
Though the blood sample of Venkitaraman's friend was collected, the police informed that some legal formalities have to be followed for collecting his samples.
While the authorities were drafting contingency plans, discussing and re-drafting them, the common man in the Valley was making his plans to adjust to the administrative and security arrangements.
The second shooting was reported from Dayton in Ohio when a man, who is yet to be identified, opened fire outside a bar.
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty stunned third seeds Li Jun Hui and Liu Yu Chen of China 21-19, 18-21, 21-18 in the summit clash to become the first Indian pair to win a BWF Super 500 event.
Home Minister Amit Shah introduces two other bills to strip Jammu & Kashmir's statehood and split it into Union Territories of Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir.
"I have nowhere to go. I have devoted my entire life to the congregation," says Sr Lucy, who has been ordered to leave the convent in 10 days.
The President's order came after both houses of Parliament passed a resolution in this regard.
Puthumala in Wayanad and Kavalappara in neighbouring Malappuram had been rocked by a series of landslides which claimed several lives.
The tally of dead in the floods was 25 in Maharashtra, while government data in neighbouring Karnataka showed 9 dead.
Malaysian bowler Arul Suppiah held the previous world record when he claimed 6-5 for Somerset against Glamorgan in 2011.
Landslides have been reported from a few places as the state was lashed by heavy rains.
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has left for China to hold consultations with the Chinese leadership over India's decision to revoke Article 370 that granted special status to J&K.
The much-awaited and long-delayed 66th National Film Awards has been finally announced. The awards were postponed this year due to the Lok Sabha election.
A video of Noushad handing over new clothes to volunteers has went viral on social media.
This follows a Discovery channel show called 'Man vs Wild' featuring Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The hike is applicable from the 2019-20 academic session.
The new rule would reject applicants for temporary or permanent visas if they fail to meet high enough income standards or if they receive public assistance such as welfare, public housing or Medicaid.
Varthaman became the face of a tense military confrontation between India and Pakistan when he was captured by the Pakistani Army earlier this year.
'Had the landslides occurred at night, it would have been one of the biggest natural calamities in Kerala'.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced creation of a chief of defence staff (CDS) as head of the tri- services-Army, Navy and the Air Force.
A news report quoted Chandrasekhar's family member as saying that the 57-year-old was upset over the losses incurred while running a regional league team and committed suicide.
The rare closed-door consultations on Kashmir by the Security Council ended without any outcome or statement from the powerful 15-nation UN organ.
Restrictions on the movement of people in the Kashmir Valley were eased on Saturday, with landline services restored in some areas of the city.
The blast comes at a greatly uncertain time in Afghanistan as the United States and the Taliban near a deal to end a nearly 18-year war, America's longest conflict.
Aston Martin made its debut in the popular film franchise some five-and-a-half decades ago as the vehicle of the British spy in 'Goldfinger' released in 1964.
Earlier, the department was of the stance that licence can be cancelled only if rules are violated frequently.
The Western Command launched an operation on July 26 to recover the mortal remains of over 90 missing soldiers who were on board the AN-12 BL-534 aircraft which went missing on February 7, 1968.
The challenging operation with regard to the entry into the lunar orbit lasted 1738 seconds.
Four of the accused including Neenu's father Chacko John have been acquitted in the Kevin Joseph murder case in Kottayam.
Vishnu P R, from Thiruvananthapuram is the CEO of 'Change Can Change Climate Change (C5) Foundation', an organisation focused on climate change mitigation and adaptation projects.
The BJP leader's last rites will be held at the Nigambodh Ghat on Sunday.
Political pressure allegedly forced Kannan Gopinathan, the power secretary in the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli, to quit the coveted position.
Ace shuttler PV Sindhu became the first Indian to win the BWF World Championships, crushing Japan's Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 in just 36 minutes in a one-sided final.
Born at Tirur in present-day Kerala's Malappuram on July 15, 1930, Kutty had migrated to Pakistan in 1949 and rose to prominence in Pak politics. The 89-year-old was a popular Left leader in India's neighbouring country.
Astronaut Anne McClain is accused of identity theft and improperly accessing her estranged wife's private financial records while on a sixth-month mission aboard the International Space Station.
Last financial year, with an interim transfer of Rs 28,000 crore in February this year, the government got a total Rs 68,000 crore from the central bank.
The Amazon - 60% of which is in Brazil - is the world's largest tropical rainforest. It is considered a biodiversity hot spot, with many unique species of plants and animals.
Kevin murder case: All 10 convicts get double life sentence
In the first conviction for honour killing in Kerala, the Kottayam Municipal Sessions Court awarded double life sentence to all 10 convicts in the Kevin Joseph murder case.
The SC also sought responses from the Centre and Jammu and Kashmir administration on a plea seeking removal of restrictions imposed on journalists after Article 370 was scrapped.
If the recommendations are accepted, people earning between Rs 2.5 lakh to Rs 5 lakh per year will have to pay a higher income tax of 10 per cent as opposed to 5 per cent earlier and those earning Rs 5 lakh to 10 lakh will have to pay a lower income tax of 10 per cent as opposed to 20 per cent earlier. The tax for the income bracket Rs 10 to Rs 20 lakh per annum has been lowered from 30 per cent to 20 per cent.
Former Saurashtra captain Sitanshu Kotak and ex-India seamer Paras Mhambrey have replaced Rahul Dravid as head coaches of India 'A' and U-19 sides following a reshuffle in support staff for juniors.
The Prime Minister said that the essence of New India was that its people had risen above self-interest and had demonstrated a spirit of sacrifice that would have done Mahatma Gandhi proud.
Modi urged the media to publish one word each day in 10-12 different languages spoken across the country.
The banks to be merged are Punjab National Bank (PNB), Oriental Bank and United Bank; Canara Bank and Syndicate Bank; Union Bank, Andhra Bank and Corporation Bank; and Indian Bank and Allahabad Bank.
The shoddy construction of an flyover in Palarivattor in Kochi city had raised corruption allegations.
Sharp deceleration in manufacturing output and subdued farm sector activity pulled down India's gross domestic product (GDP) growth to a more than six-year low of 5 per cent in the April-June quarter of 2019-20.