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  1. Poipynhun Majaw first RTI activist to be murdered in Meghalaya

    Over a decade, at least 20 people have been banished from their villages for exposing corruption
  2. ‘Parrikar responding to treatment’

    Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is responding well to medical treatment in the U.S., a government press release said on Wednesday evening. It said his health will be reviewed in two weeks.

  3. Ekbote sent to judicial custody

    The Pune District and Sessions court on Wednesday remanded radical Hindutva leader Milind Ekbote, accused of orchestrating the Bhima-Koregaon riots of January 1, in 14-day judicial custody.

  4. Parcel bomb explodes, two injured

    Package addressed to Pune NGO founder went off in courier office in Ahmednagar
  5. Protests stall Council proceedings as well

    The Legislative Council witnessed noisy scenes on Wednesday over the government’s decision to bring anganwadi workers under the Maharashtra Essential Services Maintenance Act (MESMA). Proceedi

  6. House adjourned after MESMA row

    Sena, Opposition say government must revoke decision
  7. Save Bihar from BJP: RJD to Nitish

    Party continues demand for action against Giriraj, Choubey
  8. Akali-BJP MLAs demand farm loan waiver in House

    Amarinder waives Punjab’s share of GST on langar at Golden Temple
  9. Mortal remains of Indians killed in Iraq may reach Amristar in a week

    Will continue to pay compensation to kin, says Amarinder Singh.
  10. Indians killed in Iraq: ₹4 lakh each to the kin of victims from Himachal

    The Himachal Pradesh government on Wednesday announced ₹4 lakh each in interim relief to the families of four persons from the State, who were killed in Mosul in 2014. Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur

  11. A Kolkatan discovers new songs by Tagore

    They were English hymns set to Western classical music, composed for an American Church
  12. Assam rhino data may be doctored for funds, says NGO

    Same animal could have been counted again
  13. Two injured as parcel explodes

    Two persons were injured when a parcel meant for delivery to the chief of a Pune-based NGO exploded in a private courier company’s office in Ahmednagar city on Tuesday night.

    They said the pa

  14. Darjeeling Toy Train to chug again

    Here is something to cheer for those who pine for a ride on the world famous Toy Train of Darjeeling. All the 14 steam engines of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railways (DHR) — which runs toy train serv

  15. Fine, jail for failing to report TB cases

    Move to improve notification from private hospitals
  16. No armed rally during Ram Navami: Mamata

    CM asks police to take stern action
  17. Govt opposes plea to ban registration of political party with convicted office-bearer

    “Appointment of a post-holder to a political party is a matter of autonomy,” the Centre responded in an affidavit filed before the SC.
  18. Aadhaar data safe behind five-feet thick walls, govt. affirms in Supreme Court

    Chief Justice Misra asks why people preferring anonymity are also compelled to part with their personal data to access services.
  19. ISI training Sikh youth: Home ministry

    “Interdictions and interrogations have revealed use of jailed cadres, unemployed youth, criminals and smugglers by Pakistan-based Sikh terror groups for facilitating terror attacks,” says the report.
  20. 11 get life for death of Jharkhand meat trader

    Alimuddin Ansari was killed by cow vigilantes in June, 2017.