The chief ministers of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Sunday agreed to solve the contentious issues between the two Telugu-speaking states through talks and mutual understanding and cooperation.
India's highest peacetime gallantry award Ashoka Chakra will be conferred on Major Mukund Varadarajan posthumously, the defence ministry said.
The Tata Sons-Singapore Airlines joint venture unveiled the brand name of its new airline 'Vistara', and said it is expected to launch operations by October with the first aircraft coming in by September.
After hoisting the tricolour at the Red Fort in New Delhi, Modi delivered his first Independence Day speech.
Here are the highlights of his speech:
Delivering his first Independence Day speech at the Red Fort in New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, described himself as the country's "Pradhan Sevak".
Emphasising that the poor “cannot and will not wait” for betterment in their lives, President Pranab Mukherjee said that the focus of government’s policies needs to move from alleviation of poverty to elimination.
Parliamentary approval was accorded to two bills seeking to end the collegium system for appointment of judges with the
Rajya Sabha Thursday adopting the measure as passed by the Lok Sabha a day before.
A former Fiji citizen has been nominated for the Pride of Australia medal award for saving the life of a neurologist who was involved in a brutal hospital stabbing in Australia on February 18 this year.
The knowledge acquired by many secondary school students on issues that link Fiji and New Zealand is quite astounding - and it has amazed New Zealand's High Commissioner to Fiji, Mark Ramsden.
Russia is seeking to promote its education and culture in India and strengthen people-to-people ties ahead of President Vladimir Putin's expected visit to India later this year.
Indian-origin mathematician is one of the four winners of the 2014 Fields Medal, widely considered the Nobel Prize for maths that has been broadly dominated by white males since it was instituted in 1936.
Tamil Nadu state has passed a law which imposes one-year imprisonment and a fine of Rs.25,000 on private clubs who enforce strict dress codes.
During further investigation in Papatoetoe murder case, police have found the knife used to fatally stab Davinder Singh .
RJD chief Lalu Prasad and JD-U leader Nitish Kumar Monday came together at an election rally for the first time in two decades, with the former asking Mayawati and Mulayam Singh Yadav to join hands in Uttar Pradesh to take on the BJP.
Former cabinet minister and BJP leader Jaswant Singh continued to remain on life support systems and under the continuous observation of medical experts in hospital here Sunday.
In his first attack on Islamabad after taking office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday accused Pakistan of waging a proxy war against India, saying this had killed more soldiers than the numbers killed in all wars since 1947.
Nearly 40 per cent of Kiwis – or 1.7 million people – will be eligible for free doctors’ visits and free prescriptions under a Labour Government, Labour Leader David Cunliffe says.
Police investigating the homicide of Davender Singh have continued a thorough scene examination today
Former Indian prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose may this year be bestowed with the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour.
US Secretary of State John Kerry called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi last week and conveyed that President Barack Obama attaches great priority to relations with India and looks forward to a fruitful summit in September in Washington.