PM should have gone into reservation in private sector: Mayawati
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati said, "Narendra Modi should have delved on extending reservation to the backward caste in private sector. Re...
CRPF trooper injured in J&K firing incident
A paramilitary trooper was injured on Monday in a firing incident in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. “A trooper was injured in a f...
Cameron asks Modi to free Britons held in Tamil Nadu
They were arrested in 2013 off Thoothukudi port.
ICC rankings: Ashwin in second spot while de Villiers slips
Ashwin claimed 12 for 98 in the third Test in Nagpur to spin his side to a 124-run victory
Plea for ban on Volkswagen vehicles’ sale: NGT notice to Centre
The National Green Tribunal today sought response from the central government and the German automobile firm Volkswagen on a plea seeking a ban on ma...
Take oath on Constitution, not religious books: Shiv Sena
Shiv Sena today asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make taking oath on Constitution mandatory, replacing the holy books, so that the country can b...
SC dismisses PIL on Rahul Gandhi’s 'British' citizenship row
A bench comprising Chief Justice H.L. Dattu termed the petition "frivolous"
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Grasp the climate moment
The Paris Climate Change Conference could become a landmark summit in the history of world development, if leaders of the rich nations show the visio...
It is not unusual to see State governments showing reluctance to abide by court orders that rulers deem politically inexpedient or ideologically unpa...
All you need to know about GST
While the BJP hopes to pass Goods & Services Tax Bill in RS in this session, it is getting strong opposition. Why?
Rain man Ramanan
The State’s most popular weather forecaster talks to Srinivasa Ramanujam on how he found his calling
Telangana to become hub for eco-adventure tourism
Adilabad will receive the biggest boost as its terrain holds trekking paths, rock-climbing opportunities and water sporting locations.
Fans abroad can see 'Thoongavanam' online, legally
The movie will be available on herotalkies.com on December 4.
Dawood’s Zaika to get a taste of hammer
Despite repeated failure by the authorities to auction benami properties linked to underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, a restaurant, said to be owned by hi...
Mumbai is the epicentre of 'Island City'
Ruchika Oberoi’s Venice winner, 'Island City', explores individual isolation in the midst of the milling crowds in Mumbai
The power of silence
As top stars in Tamil cinema remain inaccessible to the media, Vishal Menon wonders if the trend is detrimental at the box office or if it has succeed
‘People thought I was too good-looking to play a ghost’
Raai Laxmi on her fascination for horror, and her hopes for Sowkarpettai, which marks her hat trick of films in the genre. subha j rao
A half-breed in Bombay
How do you preserve the purity of lineage and yet propagate the line of an ever-dwindling community? This is the question that Parsis continue to deba
Tinker, tailor, soldier, Bond
Should he be driven by gravitas or just pure fun? The world’s most famous spy has found it harder to find this balance than to mix his martini.
ICC hails successful debut of day and night Test cricket
Australia defeated New Zealand by three wickets in the first ever day-night by three wickets yesterday at Adelaide.
Nico Rosberg wins Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix 2015
His success also marked Mercedes’ 12th one-two finish of the season, representing a new Formula-1 record.
Chennai floods and the aftermath
Two severe spells of rain flooded most of the the city and large parts of the State. Subways, hospitals, roads got flooded and entire localities were...
Paris under attack: an in-depth look
A stadium, a concert hall, a succession of cafes and bars around Paris came under attack. Attacks on several sites around the French capital left mor...
Mumbaikars wake up to The Hindu
As 'The Hindu' reaches the City of Dreams, the 137-year-old National newspaper hopes to bring 'India to Mumbai and Mumbai to India'. The newspaper launched its Mumbai edition on Saturday. Photos: The Hindu
Reserve Bank may leave rates unchanged: SBI chief
SBI chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya says Tuesday’s monetary policy will not hold surprises.
Tata Motors unveils new hatchback Zica
Tata Motors on Monday unveiled first of pictures of its new hatchback Zica, which is expected to strengthen company's presence in the volume market. ...