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Fire breaks out in Lok Nayak Bhawan

New Delhi: A major fire broke out on Monday in a government building, housing offices including of the Enforcement Directorate and Income Tax Department among others, officials said. No injuries were reported. The fire was reported on the…

Six Congress MPs suspended for unruly conduct

New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday suspended six Congress MPs for five consecutive sittings for improper conduct after they tore up papers and threw them towards her podium. The six MPs - Gaurav Gogoi, Adhir Ranjan…

Veteran Indian space scientist U.R. Rao dead

Bengaluru: Veteran Indian space scientist U.R. Rao passed away here on Monday, an ISRO official confirmed. He was 85. "Rao passed away at his residence in the city's eastern suburb at around 3 a.m., after prolonged illness and age-related…

Don’t forget 1971, Naidu warns Pakistan

New Delhi: Hitting out at Pakistan for "aiding and abetting terror", NDA's Vice Presidential candidate M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday reminded it not to forget what happened in 1971 in a reference to the Bangladesh War in which it faced a…