modi putin

PM Modi to meet Russian president Putin at Sochi's seaside resort

MEA announced the informal summit and said that it "will be an important occasion for the two leaders to exchange views on international matters in a broad and long-term perspective with the objective of further strengthening our Special and Privileged Strategic Partnership" May 15, 2018
KARNATAKA ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS

BJP likely to form government in Karnataka, Twitter reacts to election results

The BJP is still ahead of the Congress in 104 of the 222 seats in the state, but the earlier celebrations have been toned down as a sense of doubt looms. Earlier, the party had said that it was confident of receiving the required numbers and would not need the JD(S) to form the government, but it may have spoken a bit too soon. May 15, 2018
Section 377

LGBT IITians move Supreme Court, demand Section 377 be scrapped

The group of students who belong to IITs from cities like Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Roorkee, and Kharagpur approached the Supreme court on behalf of Pravitti – a group of members from the LGBT community who are associated with IITs across the nation. May 15, 2018
crime scene

Punjab couple murdered by girl's family in suspected honor killing, 4 arrested

A man and his lover were found dead in Punjab's Tarn Taran district. The deceased have been identified as Husanpreet Singh and his lover Ramandeep Kaur and it is believed the girl's family was behind the killing. Husanpreet's body was found in the drain while Ramandeep was found wrapped in a tarpaulin sheet. May 15, 2018