Live: Congress, BJP spar over Mahadayi river water sharing
During the Zero Hour of Lok Sabha the Mahadayi river Tribunal's verdict rejecting additional share of water to Karnataka was raised.
Abu Jundal found guilty in Aurangabad arms haul case
Jundal allegedly drove to Malegaon and handed over the vehicle to an acquaintance.
GST: Two major hurdles cleared
With this, the government is hopeful of passage of the long-pending Bill in the ongoing monsoon session of Parliament.
NGO staff: public servants or private citizens?
They may not need to file returns of their assets for now, but they remain under the ambit of the Lokpal Act
Modi may get me killed, says Kejriwal
In a nine-minute long video, he asked all his MLAs to be prepared as all of them will be sent to jail by Mr. Modi.
Obama boosts Clinton; Kaine mocks Trump
His own legacy on the line, President Barack Obama implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who bel...
Trai seeks views on ombudsman for customer complaints
Sectoral regulator Trai will issue a consultation paper on consumer grievance redressal mechanism in the telecom industry, seeking public opinion on ...
Jammu-Srinagar National Highway opened for traffic
The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, which was closed due to landslides triggered by heavy rainfall, was thrown open for traffic this morning. “The h...
I want to rest after Olympics: Gurbax Singh Sandhu
Asked if it meant the end of his long association with Indian boxing, Sandhu was somewhat ambiguous.
Mahadayi verdict: Protests across Karnataka
Protests erupted across Karnataka against the rejection of the state’s interim plea by the Mahadayi Water Disputes Tribunal, on Thursday. Several ...
I did well as my role was to create pressure: Mishra
Mishra said the team was on a high after taking lead but they need not take the foot off the pedal.
A Bihar school feels the taste of justice
IAS officer reinstates 36-year-old widow, a Dalit cook, who was dismissed by Principal
For him, the battle continues
The Magsaysay Award winner says India still has over two lakh manual scavengers
Farewell Philae: Earth severs link with silent comet probe
Earth bid a final farewell to robot lab Philae on Wednesday.
Irom Sharmila’s next stand
Irom Chanu Sharmila’s announcement that she would end her hunger strike on August 9 has taken almost everyone by surprise. Hers has been a powerful a...
Hillary Clinton’s moment
Despite the boos and jeers by supporters of Senator Bernie Sanders early on at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, the party managed ...
Fooled by smartness
The smart city project seeks to build islands of cutting-edge urban infrastructure ring-fenced from the sea of dysfunctionality that has come to epito
India still needs to go the distance
Macroeconomic compulsions and preconditions of multilateral institutions triggered the first wave of reforms in the ’90s. The onus is now on Narendra
Elephants in the room
A small town in Tamil Nadu has become a microcosm of the escalating conflict and tenuous co-existence between humans and elephants across the country
Thoughts on Woody Allen as he completes half a century as filmmaker. And why ‘Crimes and Misdemeanors’ is his defining film
‘GDP growth for FY17 may accelerate to 7.9 per cent’
Distribution of rainfall in the second half of the season, especially in August, is crucial
ADB raises Rs 500 cr in rupee-linked bonds
Multilateral funding agency Asian Development Bank (ADB) has raised Rs 5 billion, or around Rs 500 crore, by issuing five-year offshore Indian rupee-...
Team India gets into Jamaican groove with heavy work-out
The entire team put in some effort, with different batting and bowling sessions following the regular drill.
After testing draws, only Saina carries medal hope
Srikanth should find it easy initially; Jwala and Ashwini look the better bet in doubles
V for Villains
Cinema has seen some of the finest villains making an impact on the audience more than the heroes themselves.
Kannada films going places
Modi watches Kannada film on tricolourFor the first time, Prime Minister Narendra Modi watched clippings of a Kannada film in Delhi and asked the prod...
The dope on doping in sports
India is sending its largest contingent till date to the Summer Olympics to be held at Rio de Janeiro between August 5 and 21. But the cheer is now m...
Understanding the controversy surrounding Zakir Naik
The preacher was caught in a controversy following a claim that a terrorist involved in the terror attack in Dhaka was his follower