India talks tough with Pak., says willing to discuss cross-border terror
In a letter to his Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar says terrorism emanating from Pakistan’s territory is In
Jaisha tests positive for H1N1
O.P. Jaisha has tested positive for Influenza ‘A’ H1N1, two days after her training partner Sudha Singh was found to be suffering from the same illne...
After BrahMos row, China wants India to focus on border peace
China on Thursday urged India to do more to reinforce peace and stability along the border.
Nirbhaya convict Vinay Sharma attempts suicide
Police said Sharma appears to have consumed some pills before using a towel to hang himself.
Couple murdered; woman, minor gang-raped in Haryana
The shocking crime came to light when the one of the family members managed to escape from the house where they were locked by the robbers and alerted
Modi touching base in Gujarat after two years
To address public meeting in Saurashtra, stronghold of Patidars; BJP hopes visit will help it solve difficulties in the State.
Minimum wages Bill runs into trouble
Another Bill passed by the Delhi Assembly has run into trouble with the Centre. The union Home Ministry has sought clarifications from the Delhi gove...
Rajan foisted on India by America: Swamy
In his tweet, BJP MP terms Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian ‘micro-minded’
Higher rent for overstaying in govt. houses
Overstaying in government accommodation will attract higher rents with the rate increasing every month till the house is vacated. “Damages” or mark...
Piers Morgan says India's Olympic performance 'shameful', gets trolled mercilessly
Either Mr. Morgan hadn't realised what he was up against or he simply ran with the flow. Either way, we got to see some epic clap-backs.
Chilli-filled PAVA shells seen as alternative to pellet guns
An expert committee constituted by the Union Home Ministry to find alternatives to pellet guns has zeroed in on potent and newly developed PAVA shell...
Singara Chennai in cinema
There are little snatches of Madras hidden in many Indian films. With the city celebrating Madras Week, take our quiz to find out how much you know ab
WhatsApp is going to share your phone number with Facebook
WhatsApp users could soon start seeing more targeted ads on Facebook.
Speaking truth to power
As the presiding officer of the legislature, the Speaker enjoys all power that is integral to the conduct of business and regulation of the proceedin...
Protecting Good Samaritans
Among the reasons for India’s unacceptably high rate of road accident fatalities is the inability to get timely medical treatment for victims. Offici...
The new war on piracy
The punitive rhetoric underlying the warning about accessing torrent websites addresses only one axis of the debate. It would be more accurate to see
Citizenship without bias
The new citizenship legislation should include refugees from persecuted minorities of all denominations who have made India their home
Jason Roy sets up England’s 44-run win
The opener needed several minutes on-field treatment for what was later confirmed as a dizzy spell
I see ISL as a different challenge, says Gudjohnsen
Indian Super League franchise Pune City FC has made a statement of intent on the transfer market by roping in former Barcelona and Chelsea midfielder...
Banks to issue Masala bonds, RBI opens currency markets
Bonds will help lenders with funds for infrastructure and affordable housing
Quality norms, smart cities to top agenda in India-US talks
The talks will be held in New Delhi for three days starting August 29
Kareena is part of ‘Veere Di Wedding’: Sonam Kapoor
"Kareena is part of ‘Veere Di Wedding’ and she will be shooting for us in October and some portions in April."
A Flying Jatt: From another planet
A desi superhero adventure with a few endearing moments best suited for under ten-year-olds
The George Town rickshaw challenge
The author rides the iconic three-wheeled vehicle through narrow bylanes in one of Chennai’s most fascinating neighbourhoods
Corporate cubicle to cool cafe
Co-working spaces live up to all the hype thanks to the sense of freedom they offer
Judged by twelve
The notorious Nanavati case is being relived in Bollywood’s Rustom. A look at the jury system that the case is famously believed to have killed
Understanding Nehru’s legacy
A collection of essays that tries to remember Jawaharlal Nehru correctly
Coming of age in a kitchen
A book about food and the making of it, but also about the agonising lives of the makers of it
All your queries on GST answered
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Live chat: All you need to know about GST
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