Cleric Maulana Mehdi Hasan calls Navratri 'festival of devils', arrested
Cleric Maulana Mehdi Hasan calls Navratri 'festival of devils', arrested

Gujarat-based cleric Maulana Mehdi Hasan was on Tuesday arrested for making provocative remarks on Navratri festival and for hurting religious sentiments of one community.

Ready to work closely with Modi to boost strategic ties: John Kerry

Asserting that its friendship with India is "absolutely vital", the US today said it is ready to work "closely" with the Narandra Modi-led new government to strengthen strategic ties and security.

BJP criticises Shinde for attending music function post Patna blasts

BJP on Monday criticised Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde for attending a music launch function of a soon-to-be-released Bollywood movie a few hours after multiple blasts in Patna, saying it has become a habit of Union Ministers not to give any attention to better governance.