A total of 2,057 foreigners were arrested across India in 2015 for various criminal offences with Delhi figuring second in the list of arrests after Maharashtra, according to 'Crime in India' report 2015 released by the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB).
Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday said the government is seeking ways to increase India's exports to the automotive global supply and also attempting to implement a scrapping policy for old vehicles to reduce vehicular pollution.
The 3,500 people who lost their homes a week ago in the earthquake that shook Central Italy and were sheltering in tents must now brave rain, cold and, above all, a fear of being forgotten.
In the second case in two days in Tamil Nadu of a woman being murdered by a spurned suitor, an infatuated youth on Wednesday killed a 24-year-old teacher in a church in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin since she was getting married to someone else, police said adding that the assailant later committed suicide.
The government on Wednesday announced that e-rickshaws and e-carts will no longer require permits to ply on roads but the same can be regulated by states under appropriate traffic laws.
Two drivers of an online cab aggregator were arrested on Wednesday in connection with the rape and murder of a 12-year-old pavement dweller here.
British Columbia's coastal First Nations (aboriginals) have for the past 13,000 years enhanced the productivity of the rainforest instead of deteriorating it through repeated occupation, a new study has found.
Two medical students, who threw a dog off the rooftop of a three-storeyed building and filmed the gruesome incident, were fined Rs 2 lakh each by a committee formed by the Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University.
Till date, people in Odisha had been listening to the 'Mann Ki Baat' of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Now, the people would listen to the "Mann Ki Baat" of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
The Maharashtra government has amended prison rules to henceforth bar convicts of serious crimes like dacoity, rape, murders and other major offences from getting regular parole, an official said on Wednesday.