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Twin back-to-back train derailment took place at the same spot in Madhya Pradesh around midnight on Tuesday, with several bogies and engines of Varanasi-bound Kamayani Express and Mumbai-bound Janata Express falling into a swollen river. Casualties are not yet known, authorities said....

Goa RSS chief Subhash Velingkar on Tuesday issued a stern warning to the BJP-led coalition government in the state, accusing it of succumbing to pressure from English medium schools and giving them government grants in violation of a pre-poll promise....

The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a bill to strengthen provisions to prevent atrocities against scheduled castes and tribes amid a boycott of the house by the Congress and some other opposition parties....

We need to make sure that our justice system — once the pride of India, now overburdened and slow — gets its mojo back. Because a weak justice delivery mechanism can kill democracy....

A combative opposition on Tuesday protested inside and outside parliament over the suspension of 25 Congress MPs, with Congress president Sonia Gandhi dubbing the Lok Sabha speaker's decision a "murder" of democracy. The BJP retorted that there was "no democracy in the Congress DNA"....