New Delhi, Oct. 20: The Congress expected the rout in Maharashtra and Haryana but is dogged by a perception that the persistently hostile political climate owes mainly to a crisis of leadership at the top.
New Delhi, Oct. 20: The Centre has decided to streamline and monitor government ads on a nudge from the top court, and asked ministries and departments to draw up a calendar of release in an effort to cut duplication and costs, sources said.
New Delhi, Oct. 20: One is an ace diplomat now in retirement, the other is India's security czar plucked out of hibernation ' and either could lead Prime Minister Narendra Modi's most ambitious foreign policy initiative yet.
Hyderabad, Oct. 20: Three suspected Maoists, including an area commander, were lynched last night by villagers who attacked them after storming a kangaroo court being held by the rebels in an Andhra Pradesh village bordering Odisha, police said.
New Delhi, Oct. 20: Narendra Modi may have wowed Nepal in August but a recent Chinese attempt to woo Kathmandu has triggered unease in India's strategic establishment, betraying a dilemma that has long marked New Delhi's neighbourhood foreign policy.