Nov 23, 2014 04:31 PM
Parliament’s winter session promises to be stormy with the opposition determined to pin the Modi-led government on promises the BJP had made during its election campaign even as it will block the latter’s efforts to take forward the economic r
Updated: Nov 23, 2014 04:33 PM
Narendra Modi’s real strength is his strong mind like that of great sportspersons, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday, explaining how the Prime Minister has overcome odds to reach the top.Mr. Jaitley, who has watched Mr. Modi closely since
Updated: Nov 23, 2014 07:02 PM
In one of the biggest arms hauls in recent times, Army today seized 18 AK-47 rifles and five pistols from a militant hideout in forests near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district of poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir.“Army thwarted the efforts of
Updated: Nov 23, 2014 09:26 AM
Actor Salman Khan appears to have, perhaps unknowingly, played an indirect role in the release of the five Indian fishermen on death row in Sri Lanka, The Hindu has learnt.His friend, journalist Rajat Sharma, was in Colombo to invite President Mahinda Raj
Nov 23, 2014 07:43 PM
Jasper Daniel’s Salted Biscuits is a collection of poetry, short stories and drawings that will make you smile Jasper Daniel’s first book Salted Biscuits is a pocketful of beautiful surprises that come in the form of poems, short stories and
Nov 23, 2014 07:37 PM
Tunisia took another step forward in its peaceful transition to democracy on Sunday by holding its first free presidential election, with voters hoping for more stability and a better economy. Many Tunisians weighed security against the freedoms brought b
Nov 23, 2014 07:33 PM
The damage from an overnight earthquake in a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics proved more extensive than initially thought. A daylight assessment Sunday found at least 50 homes destroyed in two villages, and 41 people
Nov 23, 2014 07:29 PM
With Prime Minister Narendra Modi skirting any statement on Article 370, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday said BJP is shying away from committing on this contentious issue and is instead keeping its “feet in two boats” in Jammu and Kashm
Nov 23, 2014 07:21 PM
India’s Chitra Magimairajan on Sunday booked her berth in the knockout phase after she completed her league engagements with fifth win in a row, while compatriots Vidya Pillai and rising star Amee Kamani also inched closer to the next stage of the Se
Updated: Nov 23, 2014 07:19 PM
Actor Nandita Das is towards the end of her fellowship at Yale and looks back on the enriching experience that it was Nandita Das is still smiling after a session at The Actors Studio, New York, on Friday. Actors such as Julianne Moore and Al Pacino are
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