Colombo, May 17 (IANS) Sri Lanka's health officials on Thursday warned that a virus affecting children was spreading in the island's south and five deaths had been reported.
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Amid high political drama, the Supreme Court early on Thursday didn't stop B.S. Yeddyurappa from taking oath as Karnataka's new Chief Minister but the legal battle for the BJP leader and his party is far from over.
Kolkata, May 17 (IANS) The ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal took an early lead in all three tiers of the panchayat polls after nearly five hours of counting on Thursday.
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) India on Thursday rejected resolutions relating to Jammu and Kashmir adopted in the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers' meeting held in Dhaka earlier this month.
Bengaluru, May 17 (IANS) Within hours of taking oath, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa on Thursday said he will soon waive off crop loans of farmers across the state in line with BJP election pledge.
Lucknow, May 17 (IANS) Two persons were killed and a dozen injured when a speeding state-owned bus plunged from an elevated road in Uttar Pradesh's Etawah district on Thursday, police said.
Bengaluru, May 17 (IANS) The beleaguered Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leaders on Thursday staged a protest against BJP leader B.S. Yeddyurappa's swearing-in as the Karnataka Chief Minister, terming it unconstitutional.
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Thursday termed the political developments in Karnataka as a "rehearsal" for the Lok Sabha elections.
Bengaluru, May 17 (IANS) Hours after taking oath on Thursday, an upbeat Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa said he was confident of winning the majority and being in power for five years.
Srinagar, May 17 (IANS) The body of a youth was found on Thursday lying in an orchard in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district.
New Delhi, May 17, Senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani on Thursday approached the Supreme Court in his personal capacity against Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala's decision of inviting BJP leader B.S. Yeddyurappa to form a new government in the state despite being eight short of a simple majority in the assembly.