The two Indian clerics who went missing in Pakistan returned on Monday but the reason for their detention remained mystery. After they return, they met foreign affairs minister Sushma Swaraj and thanked her for the efforts made by the government to secure their release.
The Election Commission of India on Monday said the Supreme Court that it was in favour of barring convicted persons from contesting polls for lifetime and stopping their entry into judiciary and the executive.
Kerala based Ayana Charitable Trust, the new name under which US charity Gospel for Asia is reportedly funding projects in India, has emerged on top of the list of Indian NGOs with the highest foreign funding in 2015-16.
The BJP led coalition government managed to achieve a significant breakthrough when it convinced the United Naga Council to lift its four months long economic blockade on the Imphal-Dimapur and Imphal-Silchar highways.