The Law Commission of India has recommended that the Board for Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) should come under the purview of the Right to Information (RTI) Act just as other national sports bodies do, stressing that it sees no reason why "BCCI should be an exception".
The Delhi High Court has directed 12 media organisations to pay Rs 10 lakh each as compensation for disclosing the identity of an eight-year-old girl who was raped and murdered in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh, who has been battling left-wing extremists in the state for the last 15 years, says he is ready to talk to Maoists -- but only if their top leadership comes to the table.
Having won the first round in the battle for supremacy in the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is unlikely to let slip his advantage as he takes on party General Secretary Sitaram Yechury at the 22nd party Congress, which began in Hyderabad on Wednesday.
Many reasons have been cited for the cash crunch that's suddenly gripped parts of India. The authorities have said there's no shortage of cash, but ATMs do not have enough cash. It increasingly looks like demonetisation's aftereffect. The overall tardiness in recalibrating ATMs has come back to bite the government and the RBI. Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram attacked the government and the RBI over the acute cash crunch in the country and said the ghost of demonetisation has come back to haunt them.
The Union Home Ministry has cancelled nine posts of advisors held by AAP members in the Delhi cabinet, sparking a fresh face-off between the Centre and the ruling party in the capital.