Almost every State has witnessed the decline, including West Bengal where the party ruled for decades.
Poor underage girls getting forcibly married off to older men from other states is not something unheard of in West Bengal.
Early morning cyclists complain that mugging is exponentially up in the past one month on the Preet Vihar-ITO stretch, which is widely used by riders.
Six months after undertaking excavation at the Purana Qila to find the mythical city of Indraprastha, ASI has claimed that the site does not have any significant discoveries.
The number of convictions with regard to non-payment of contractual employees has gone up in the financial year 2017-2018, a Labour Ministry report said.
On the occasion of World Dance Day on April 29, artistes showcase their impeccable artistry, while intellectuals present food for thought.
The programme will see a number of artists including Sagar Prassanna on Dhrupad, Mohan Shym Sharma on Pakhawaj, vocals by Madan Gopal and Kalapani Komkali.
He started photography in 1970’s when colour photography was non-existent, and transited from B&W to colour, the opposite of what it is for most people.
The BJP is counting on the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister to swing the electorate in its favour in Karnataka, where the party is facing an uphill battle against the ruling Congress.
Siddaramaiah’s son-of-the-soil image, coupled with the party’s developmental agenda, could be an effective counter to BJP’s polarisation attempts.
The controversy erupted after Maneka rapped the state for allowing a hunting festival which, she alleged, benefited poachers and smugglers.
The narrow gauge rail was built by the British in 1890 and used to serve the purpose of supplying timber and other goods for the Empire till the 1940s.
The trend of preserving a newborn baby’s umbilical cord for possible therapeutic use in future is catching up among new-age parents.
The court passed the order after it noticed that in many cases, the state government had filed appeals after long delays.
The growing proximity between CM and his one-time rival Paswan is pointing at a possible realignment of political equations.
Thousands of crores spent on government’s flagship appears to have no visible impact on the diseases that spread due to the lack of cleanliness.
Filmmakers from the Northeast are making a mark on the national scene, but there are challenges back home that, they feel, will compel reinvention.
The predominant feeling among the Gujjar-Bakarwals is that the savage rape and murder of the eight-year-old girl in Kathua would not have happened had they been properly rehabilitated.
The happenings within the NIA headquarters, especially with regard to Mecca Masjid blast probe, indicate that all was not well within the agency over the last two years.
Those meant for export markets are cleaned by boiling to take out the calcium-rich shells, which go to the paint industry.
After over a month of pain and illness and a lifetime of deformity, euthanasia will now come to the aid of Rajeswari — the resident elephant of Arulmigu Sugavaneswarar Temple in Salem, Tamil Nadu.
For the weavers of Shahapur and Vadgaon in Belagavi district in Karnataka, the upcoming Assembly election has not been as lucrative as the previous polls.
People from 63 areas in the city have been resettled in Kannagi Nagar, which has 15,656 houses, and in nearby Ezhil Nagar that has 8,048 houses.
An activist, Sashidar Shetty, who uploaded his conversation with Ravi Shankar onto the social platform, described the non-utilisation of a toilet as sheer waste of tax payer’s money.
Karnataka politicians are leaving no stones unturned to win the upcoming assembly elections. The latest stunt the leaders pull of now are auto rides.
A quarter of a century ago, Parliament passed two amendments to the Constitution to empower governance at panchayats and municipal bodies.
For power hungry, publicity-greedy politicians, every drop of blood from a mutilated body contributes to manipulating their cynical algorithm of vote catching.
US Treasury Department added India to the currency practices and macroeconomic policies monitoring list.
Last week, over two days and 10 hours, Zuckerberg fielded over 600 questions from nearly 100 US Congressmen.
AS Anish Bhanwala walks around the Games Village, he resembles a student on a study trip.
Veteran Sushil says he’s always motivated because medals matter more than where they come from.