SC dismisses Memon petition; Maharashtra Governor rejects mercy plea
Court indicates that all legal remedies are now closed before Yakub Memon.
Sanjeev Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta win Ramon Magsaysay Award
Kommaly Chanthavong from Laos, Ligaya Fernando-Amilbangsa from the Philippines and Kyaw Thu from Myanmar are the other recipients.
Five injured in grenade attack in Kashmir's Anantnag
Militants lobbed a grenade on a CRPF party in Qazi Bagh area near K.P. Road in Anantnag, leaving five persons injured.
Speaker convenes all-party meet on Thursday
The meeting comes close on the heels of Congress members showing placards in the house despite being warned not to do so.
Bribery case: Kamat to appear before crime branch
Digambar Kamat, who was summoned on Tuesday, had failed to appear before the investigating officer.
Maharashtra Governor rejects Memon’s mercy plea
Maharashtra Governor Ch. Vidyasagar Rao on Wednesday rejected the mercy petition of Yakub Memon, the lone death row convict in the 1993 Mumbai serial...
Trapped female tiger recovering in Kurnool zoo
An aged tigress that strayed into human habitations in Kurnool District a fortnight ago is recovering in the Tirupati Zoo, presently too weak even to...
Kalam’s unfinished lecture to appear in new book
The lecture, which Dr. Kalam couldn’t finish before collapsing while talking to students in IIM-Shillong could soon be part of a new book. ‘Creating ...
Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC
Pakistan on Wednesday violated ceasefire along the Line of Control in Machil sector of Jammu and Kashmir. The first ceasefire violation took place...
Magsaysay winner ‘disappointed’ with functioning of PMO
'I am disappointed with the functioning of PMO as I worked with policy of zero tolerance as espoused by the Prime Minister.'
Open a science university in Kalam’s name: Alagiri
Paying tributes to the mortal remains of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, former Union Minister M.K. Alagiri wanted the government to establish a ...
Strangers heard my curative petition, Memon tells court
Memon argued that it was his brother’s mercy plea before the President that was dismissed, not his.
Yakub Memon files fresh mercy plea to President
The Mumbai serial blast convict, Yakub Memon, who is to be hanged to death on Thursday at a Maharashtra Jail, sent a fresh mercy plea to President Pr...
Badal meets family of martyr policeman
Parkash Singh Badal lauded the efforts of Punjab police and SWAT team for their bravery in killing the three terrorists.
Will Yakub Memon walk 15 steps to gallows on July 30?
Speculations are rife about reported plans of jail administration to bury him inside the jail premises "in order to avoid communal flare up"
Live chat: Death penalty to Yakub Memon
Noting that law is after all for man, Justice Kurian Joseph stood between lone death row convict in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case Yakub Memon and th...
Pardoning Yakub Memon will be a tribute to Dr. Kalam: Gopalkrishna Gandhi
In an impassioned plea to the President, the former Governor of West Bengal, Gopalkrishna Gandhi, has invoked the late A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's oppositio...
Six killed, 15 injured in Thane building collapse
Six residents, including a seven year-old boy, were killed and 15 others injured when a two-storey residential building collapsed in Cholegaon in Tha...
Kalam's mortal remains reach Rameswaram
The mortal remains of former President A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, who died in Shillong on Monday, was brought to the open ground in front of the bus stand...