Clear skies prevailed in the city Tuesday, with the maximum temperature rising to settle at 25 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Tuesday accused Mamata Banerjee of exploiting the poor in West Bengal being only interested in saving a "corrupt" officer allegedly involved in the Saradha ponzi scam.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday asserted that the government is committed to complete the NRC process in Assam within the stipulated time and will ensure that no foreigner is included or any Indian citizen excluded.
Social activist Anna Hazare on Tuesday called off his fast after a marathon meeting with Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and two Union ministers here.
A moderate intensity earthquake of magnitude 5.6 rocked Kashmir on Tuesday causing panic among the residents who ran out of their homes.
Newly-appointed Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has got an office, adjacent to the room of her brother and Congress president Rahul Gandhi, at the party headquarters on Akbar Road here.
"Go to Shillong. It is a cool place. Both sides will remain cool there," observed the Supreme Court in a lighter vein while accepting the request of the CBI that Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar be directed to join investigation in connection with Saradha scam at a neutral place.
Social activist Anna Hazare ended his 7-day- long hunger strike on Tuesday evening after a nearly six-hour marathon meeting with Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday greeted China on its new year, hoping the Year of the Pig will bring happiness to China.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday launched a scathing attack at the Centre for asking the state government to initiate disciplinary proceedings against Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar for participating in the sit-in here and claimed that the officer "never joined" her on the dais.