The ongoing war between the father-son duo of Samajwadi Party, each led by Mulayam Singh Yadav and Akhilesh Yadav, the Election Commission has ruled in favour of son and incumbent CM Akhilesh and awarded him the 'cycle' symbol, sources said.
Further lessening the demonetisation woes, the Reserve Bank of India today raised the ATM withdrawal limit from Rs 4,500 to Rs 10,000 per day.
The April 1 deadline for rolling out the Goods and Services Tax was ruled out today as the stalemate over administration of the new tax regime continued, with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley setting up July 1 as the next possible deadline.
Taking potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for replacing Mahatma Gandhi on the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) calendar and table diary, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today said even Lord Ram would now come wearing a Modi mask in Ramleela.
Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu today formally joined the Congress party terming the development as a 'Ghar Wapsi' (homecoming) for him.
A Turkish Airlines cargo plane from Hong Kong has crashed near Kyrgyzstan’s Manas airport on Monday, killing at least 32 people, most of them on the ground, say officials.
Hitting out at the United States’ outgoing Obama Administration for criticism over blocking of India’s membership to the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), China today said admission of non- NPT signatories in NSG cannot be a "farewell gift" for countries to give to each other.
An ugly fistfight erupted on a packed London-bound flight at 30,000 feet after an air hostess was assaulted, prompting an emergency landing in Istanbul.
The RBI has admitted that it has no details of any irregularities or scams in the exchange of the demonetised currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 by the cooperative banks, a reply under RTI revealed on Monday.
In a bid to disincentivise use of cash and promote digital transactions, Centre is considering a proposal to limit the free withdrawals in ATMs to just three.
South Korean prosecutors on Monday requested an arrest warrant for Lee Jae-yong, Samsung Group's de facto leader, on charges of bribery in connection with an influence-peddling scandal that led to President Park Geun-hye's impeachment.
Zaira Wasim, who hails from Kashmir and played the role of gold medallist Geeta Phogat in the Aamir Khan starrer Dangal, has tendered an apology via social media after she was trolled for meeting Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti as well as for starring in the film.
Get ready for an explosive episode of ‘Koffee With Karan’ because the next guest to set the couch on fire is none other than our own Desi girl Priyanka Chopra.
Pakistani singer Atif Aslam paused his concert in Karachi for a while to rescue his female fan who was being harassed by some boys at the event.
Looking at the rate at which Virat Kohli is going, even little master Sachin Tendulkar has admitted that it is only the Indian captain who could better his records.
Leading the team from the front, Virat Kohli continued his spell-binding performance and shattered several records on Sunday with his innings of 122 runs against England.
India’s ODI match against England on Sunday was the first time in almost 10 years when Mahendra Singh Dhoni was on field as a wicket-keeper batsman and not as a skipper.