US President Donald Trump has said that he was "honoured" by the invitation extended by Prime Minister Benjimin Netanyahu to visit the country before calling for a renewed peace effort between Israel and the Palestinians.
A Special CBI Court sentenced former Coal Secretary H.C. Gupta, convicted along with others in a Madhya Pradesh coal block allocation case, to two-year imprisonment.
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley filed a second civil defamation suit of Rs 10 crore in the Delhi High Court against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over his lawyer Ram Jethmalani using the word "crook", claiming the objectionable words caused him "permanent harm and disrepute".
A number of police personnel and Left protesters were injured as security forces used tear gas and carried out baton charges on thousands of belligerent activists who broke barricades in Kolkata and neighbouring Howrah during a protest march to the secretariat.
An Indian Army Major who was involved in tying up a Kashmiri man to the front of a jeep to ward off stone pelters in the Kashmir Valley has been awarded the Army Chief's, Commendation Card.
Political parties in Tamil Nadu have generally welcomed actor Rajinikanth's hints that he may join politics at an appropriate time but cautioned him that it may not be all that easy in public life.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and state finance ministers have not been able to resist the temptation of putting heavy taxes on so-called sin goods -- tobacco, pan masala and aerated drinks as well as luxury vehicles under the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
As part of its strategy to "name and shame" big defaulters, the Income Tax Department published names of five entities who owe over Rs 10 crore in taxes.