Domestic Violence Act: The Supreme Court took a progressive turn

India, Oct. 26 -- In 2005, Parliament enacted the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence (DV) Act. The DV Act was a critically important law that recognised and codified a set of rights intended t... Read More

How personal wealth shapes political lives

India, Oct. 26 -- British Prime Minister (PM) Boris Johnson has said that he plans to resign from his post. The reason for this is not that he is on a politically slippery slope but that he cannot sur... Read More

Biden, Trump take campaign to swing states

Washington, Oct. 26 -- President Donald Trump appears to have gone back to the 2016 playbook for the final nine days of the 2020 race for White House, hoping to pull off a similar win, with not much h... Read More

India wants end to LAC row: Rajnath

New Delhi, Oct. 26 -- Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said India wants an end to the border tension with China in eastern Ladakh, but at the same time asserted that Indian soldiers will never... Read More

Air 'very poor' in NW India, may improve marginally

NEW DELHI, Oct. 26 -- Air pollution levels remained in "very poor" category on Sunday in most parts of northwest India, even as scientists at the Air Quality Early Warning System under the ministry of... Read More

India has stunned China: RSS chief

NEW DELHI, Oct. 26 -- RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, in his annual Vijayadashami speech on Sunday, said India's assertive response to China's aggression and expansionist tendency at the Line of Actual Contr... Read More

Indus Valley had diary production in 2500 BCE

Toronto, Oct. 26 -- Toronto Dairy production in India began as far back as in the 3rd millennium BCE and may have been a factor behind sustaining the Indus Valley Civilisation, according to findings f... Read More

India's response has stunned China, says RSS chief

New Delhi, Oct. 26 -- Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat, in his annual Vijaya Dashami speech on Sunday, said India's assertive response to China's aggression and expansionist tende... Read More

Domestic violence calls drop in Maha after relaxation in curbs

Mumbai, Oct. 26 -- According to the state department for women and child development (WCD), the lockdown saw a surge in the number of callers on its helpline for domestic violence. Between April and S... Read More

Jordan, Arshdeep fire KXIP to thrilling victory

New Delhi, Oct. 26 -- Kings XI Punjab's late resurgence-winning the previous three games after taking only one of the first seven-was shaken up on Saturday, on a perfect bowling day for Sunrisers Hyde... Read More