BSP supremo Mayawati at Parliament House in New Delhi on Wednesday—Pritam Bandyopadhyay

Women take part in the Dalit Dignity rally in New Delhi-PTI

Arbaz Khan and Malaika Arora Khan at a promotional event in Mumbai-PTI

Cheteshwar Pujara and Gautam Gambhir cross for runs during 3rd India-England cricket test match at Eden Garden-PTI

Leader of the Opposition and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj speaks in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi on Tuesday— PTI

Sheila Dikshit at the release of the Congress party manifesto for Assembly elections at a press conference in Ahmedabad-PTI

Participants at the 1st edition of Godrej Eon Tour De India Cycle race along the banks of Dal Lake in Srinagar-PTI

Aam Admi Party Convener Arvind Kejriwal addresses the media in New Delhi-PTI

  • File-sharing cos move towards IPOs

    Jack Fearing, creative director at advertising agency MossWarner, was driving to a meeting a couple of years ago when he got an urgent call from a client, halfway across the world, asking for a...

  • FIR lodged for FB kidney racket

    The Lucknow police has registered an FIR in connection with the kidney racket operating through social networking sites.

International

Britain’s UKIP wins big in local elections

Britain’s UK Independence Party surged to its best-ever performance in local council elections, according to results announced on Friday, giving the anti-EU and anti-immigration group hope for a simil

Business

India curbs solar imports

India will impose anti-dumping duties on solar panels imported from the United States, China, Taiwan and Malaysia to protect domestic solar manufacturers, according to a government statement seen by R

India

Cong divided on ‘fittest’ party leader

Even after a week, the Congress has not been able to recover from the drubbing in the Lok Sabha polls with party leaders still assessing who is the charismatic member of the Gandhi-Nehru family.

Metros

Kejriwal ‘steadfast’ on going to jail

Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal continued to resort to his tiresome theatrics on Friday as he refused to sign the bail bond and remained steadfast on being sent to jail.

Newsmakers

£140,500 for Tipu’s ring

London: A unique golden ring belonging to Mysore’s 18th Century legendary ruler Tipu Sultan has been sold for £140,500 ($236,602) at an auction here, 10 times more than its estimated price.

Sports

‘Betting fraud is sport’s main enemy’

Betting fraud, not match fixing, should be the main target for those fighting for cleaner sport and there must be a global crusade against that South East Asia-dominated threat, according to a leading

Editorial

Keep jallikattu banned

The Supreme Court recently imposed a blanket ban on jallikattu, Tamil Nadu’s version of Pamplona, Spain’s running of the bulls.

Bollywood

Even before the release of her debut...

Hollywood

Former soccer star David Beckham claims...

Parties

Recently, The Gallery on MG hosted,...

Travel

A great holiday doesn’t always mean a...

Dining

Yeh dil mango more! There’s a lot one...

Kids and Teens

Scientists have identified three simple...

Upcoming Matches


We are made up of the same five elements — earth, water, fire, air and space — that constitute the Universe. We are the soil. We are the earth. What we do to the soil, we do to ourselves. And it is no accident that the words “humus” and “humans” have the same roots.

With his invitation to the heads of state of the Saarc countries, Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi has taken the first, symbolic step in the foreign policy arena. This is obviously a thoughtful and appropriate gesture.

GMR