After supporting Army Major Nitin Leetul Gogoi for tying a man on a jeep bonnet in Kashmir to "avoid civilian casualties", Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday welcomed the Army decision to honour the officer.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday pushed for an Asia-Africa Growth Corridor which involves India and Japan and said research institutions of the two countries have come up with a vision document to explore joint initiatives in skills, health, infrastructure, manufacturing and connectivity in Africa.
President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said education does not mean imparting information but is about values to be imbibed by the students.
Cyclists taking part in Giro d'Italia observed a moment of silence on Tuesday in homage to American motorcyclist Nicky Hayden, Germany's triathlete Julia Viellehner and the 22 people who were killed in the Manchester attack in Britain.
Three Indian Army soldiers of Nepal origin, who were killed in a gunbattle with militants in Jammu and Kashmir, will be cremated in an army cantonment in Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday, officials said on Tuesday.
Three students associated with All India Students Association (AISA) on Tuesday accused members of the rival Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) of attacking them during the 'Open Day' in Delhi University.
British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday condemned the "senseless" terrorist atrocity in Manchester and said that the suicide bombing at a concert attended by children showed "appalling sickening cowardice" and was one of the worst the country had suffered.
Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre on Tuesday said the government will soon issue a policy on the Strategic Partnership model for pushing private sector involvement in defence manufacturing.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday asked the Haryana government to ensure drinking water for the blackbucks in the state's Fatehabad disitrct.
Czech tennis player Petra Kvitova, who sustained serious injuries to her racket-holding left hand in a knife attack in December, is ready to play at Wimbledon but will make a last-minute decision on whether to participate in the French Open, according to her spokesman Karel Tejkal on Tuesday.