The Assam government on Tuesday collected DNA samples from the family members to match with the seven people from the state who died in Nepal in Saturday's devastating earthquake.
Pakistan hanged another death row convict on Tuesday taking to 100 the number of convicts hanged since a moratorium on capital punishment was lifted in December last year.
Four militants were sentenced to life imprisonment by a West Tripura District Court on Tuesday for their involvement in a series of bomb explosions here in 2008.
A 60-year-old man, brother of a killed Khalistan Liberation Front terrorist, has been arrested here for carrying six kg opium valued at Rs. 9 lakh ($14,200) in the international market, police said on Tuesday.
A 22-year-old woman from Nepal was allegedly gang raped by two people here, police said on Tuesday, adding the accused have been arrested.
Development and environment protection can go hand-in-hand and there was no need to create a conflict between the two, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday.
A Goa court on Monday extended the arrest warrant of convicted former minister Francisco Pacheco by seven days while issuing a notice to his partner Viola Pacheco to produce the sitting MLA, missing for nearly three weeks.
The toll in India following Saturday's devastating earthquake in Nepal has gone up to 75 with Bihar accounting for 58 deaths, a senior official said on Tuesday.