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


Central Asia crackdown on militant Islam risks backlash

New York-based Human Rights Watch says the government has tortured and imprisoned thousands of independent Muslims on politically motivated charges of ‘extremism’


BJP turns backward to move forward in UP

The Bhartiya Janata Party in Uttar Pradesh will now promote backward caste leaders in order to make a permanent dent in the OBC vote base of the ruling Samajwadi Party.


Ex-Top Gear trio move to Amazon

Sacked BBC Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson has signed a deal with Amazon to present a new motoring show alongside his former co-presenters Rich-ard Hammond and Ja-mes May.


Dale Steyn breaches 400-mark, puts Proteas in command

Dale Steyn claimed his 400th Test scalp as he shared six wickets with JP Duminy, giving South Africa the edge Thursday on the first day of the second and final Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka.


Good advice from Kalam

The Government of India did not declare a holiday to pay homage to former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam. This was to fulfil his last wish as it were.


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