Cyclone Phethai set to hit Andhra coast, heavy rainfall predicted in Odisha and West Bengal on Monday

The cyclonic storm 'Phethai', which is set to hit Andhra Pradesh coast, is likely to trigger heavy rainfall in several parts of Odisha and West Bengal by Monday, the Met department said Sunday.

Man held for supplying arms to militants in Jammu and Kashmir

An absconder, accused of supplying weapons to militants, was arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district on Sunday, a senior police officer said.

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh admitted to PGIMER for removal of kidney stone

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh was admitted to the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here on Sunday evening for undergoing a laser procedure for removal of kidney stone.

Opposition leaders pour cold water on Stalin's pitch for Rahul as PM candidate: Sources

Stalin's plea is in line with the tradition of his late father M Karunanidhi who had earlier invited Indira Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi for leadership roles.

Coastal road: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav performs 'bhumi-pujan'; BJP boycotts

No BJP leader or minister attended the 'bhumi-pujan' or ground-breaking ceremony performed by Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray for the Rs 12,000-crore coastal road project in Mumbai Sunday.