Parliament may shift to a new calendar
For the changeover, budget will have to be advanced, vote on account will go, and winter session will be moved back.
DCNS obtains restraint order against newspaper
DCNS moves New South Wales court to prevent newspaper from releasing more info,
Govt. to regulate pellet gun usage
Earlier, Home Minister Rajnath Singh had said an alternative to pellet guns will be given to security forces in the coming days.
Jaitley invites U.S. to invest in infra fund
Trade interactions between Indian States and U.S. investors could boost bilateral trade, says the Finance Minister.
India, Myanmar to build bridges, sign pact for 69
Both nations promise to uphold territorial integrity and national sovereignty.
‘Avoid skirt’ remark part of advisory: Sharma
Union Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma on Monday clarified that his “avoid skirt” remark meant for women foreign tourists came out of concern and the...
Kareena Kapoor describes walking the ramp at LFW with baby bump as emotional
She turned designer Sabyasachi’s muse for his latest collection that brought the curtain down on the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2016.
Don't drive rashly: a drone might be watching you
As accidents turn Mumbai-Pune Expressway into a death zone, enforcement takes to the air.
LG X Screen: More than 'just' two screens
It takes on Moto G4 and LeEco Le 2 devices, with all of them in the mid-range segment; the Rs 12,990 X Screen is also equipped with a panic button.
Celebrate Onam, but not while at work: Kerala CM
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has a word of caution for government employees who are gearing up to usher in Onam with celebrations. Speaking at ...
Preparing for the Fed rate hike
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has made clear that the U.S. central bank is preparing for its next interest rate increase amid signs that a consu...
ISRO’s scramjet on course
The Indian Space Research Organisation joined an elite club when, on Sunday, it successfully launched a rocket using a scramjet engine that was devel...
The neighbour’s concern
India highlighting violations of human rights and repression in Balochishtan and PoK may be in order. But let us not be too expectant that this will r
Privileging primary care
The National Medical Commission Bill’s proposal to permit ‘for profit’ colleges will undermine the aim of creating a cadre of medical professionals ab
Dhoni, Brathwaite differ on playing conditions
Second T20 abandoned due to wet outfield; West Indies wins series 1-0
Panel to evolve consensus on GST rollout with industry
Trade representatives to meet committee of state finance minsters today
Cancer-fighting start-up Mitra Biotech raises $27.4 million
Mitra Biotech, a biotech start-up that develops and provides technologies to personalise cancer treatment, has raised $27.4 million (Rs.184 crore) in...
The rise and rise of Tulu cinema
In the first eight months of 2016, the Indian film industry witnessed the release of more than 70 movies in Hindi, India’s most-spoken language. In c...
For Ranbir Kapoor, looking presentable takes effort!
"I can really wear whatever I want. I try to be presentable wherever I am going."
Uma Rama Rao’s memorable life
Artiste, guru and advocate of art forms, Uma Rama Rao’s recent demise leaves a void in Kuchipudi dance
Do a cartwheel, Agartala
Can Dipa Karmakar’s feat help Tripura regain its glory days as the country’s gymnastics crucible?
‘Can I have some laws in Hindi?’
The law says that the text of all laws must be available in English and Hindi. But clearly, we lost that bit in translation.
‘He was on the comeback trail’
Journalist Neena Gopal’s book on the assassination of Rajiv Gandhi coincides with the 25th year of his assassination
Written in our own words
That literary phenomenon Salman Rushdie, a genius who successfully “translated” himself, said, “I would not be this writer if I had never left India; ...
Live chat: How reading about books affects readers' choices
How do we pick our next read? Is it based on what the critics say?
Live chat on proposed surrogacy Bill
The Union Cabinet has cleared the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2016, banning commercial surrogacy in India. As per the 2009 Law Commission Report, th...