BJP president Amit Shah admitted to AIIMS with swine flu

Shah reached the hospital around 9 pm and was admitted to the old private ward of the hospital. 

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India summons Pakistan High Commission official over killing of civilian

n 2018, 28 civilians died due to ceasefire violations by Pakistani forces, maximum in the last 4 years

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Controversy over Rafale deal ‘unfortunate’: Former air force chief 

Raha pointed out that the defence procurement process in the country is too long and they must be revamped to increase our aerospace power capability

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Virgin girls are like 'sealed bottles': Sexist Kolkata professor barred from campus

Kanak Sarkar was barred from the Jadavpur University campus and stripped of his teaching duties with immediate effect, pending the outcome of the enquiries against him. The enquiries against him…

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Government clears Rs 4,242 crore IT-filing project, selects Infosys as developer 

Goyal said the project is expected to be completed in 18 months and will be launched after three months of testing.

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Rakesh Asthana moves Delhi high court, seeks correction in recent judgement

The Delhi High Court on Friday had dismissed a plea filed by Asthana, seeking quashing of an FIR against him in a bribery case.

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President Kovind appoints Dinesh Maheshwari, Sanjiv Khanna as Supreme Court judges

The five-member SC Collegium had on January 11 recommended the elevation of the two to the top court.

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Rahul Gandhi wishes Jaitley 'speedy recovery'

Jaitley, 66, who had a kidney transplant operation and follow-up check-ups at AIIMS last year, left for the US on Sunday night for a "regular medical check-up", sources said, adding that he would…

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News brief: Big stories of the day

Top developments of the day.

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Bihar: After Muzaffarpur, CBI files FIRs against 2 more shelter homes for abuse of children

The agency has registered FIRs against the Bhagalpur-based Boys' Children Home run by Rupam Pragati Samaj Samiti and House Mother Children Home in Gaya. 

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Modi-led selection panel to meet on January 24 to decide on new CBI director

The selection panel comprises Leader of Congress in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge and Chief Justice of India (CJI) besides Modi.

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Former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Gegong Apang quits BJP

Apang, who was chief minister of the Northeastern state for over 22 years, sent a two-page resignation letter to BJP chief Amit Shah on Tuesday

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43 injured on day one of Jallikattu festival in Tamil Nadu

Supreme Court banned Jallikattu in 2016 after a plea by animal rights groups but Tamil Nadu insisted Jallikattu was a crucial part of its culture and identity. But the ban was lifted in 2016 with…

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Front seat for Tytler at Congress event: SAD leader says party 'intimidating' witnesses 

Dikshit took over as Delhi Congress chief from Ajay Maken in the presence of a large number of party leaders and workers Wednesday.

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Supreme Court collegium in spotlight

This brings us back to the issue of opaqueness in collegium's decisions, which have come under scrutiny in the past as well.

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