Rajnath Singh addresses at the National Conference on Anti Human Trafficking in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

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President Pranab Mukherjee (Photo: PTI)

Security personnel deployed in Bishada Village where Mohammad Ikhlaq was lynched by a mob after rumours of beef eating in Dadri.

Police officers embrace each other as they cry during the wreath laying ceremony of their colleague officer Altaf Ahmed. AP

President Pranab Mukhrjee shakes hands with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a meeting at Rashtrapati Bhavan. -PTI

TMC workers gather to protest against the alleged violence by Opposition parties during civic elections. - Abhijit Mukherjee

The grieving relatives of Jai Prakash, who was found dead on Tuesday in mysterious conditions at Bishada village. (Photo: PTI)


Pakistan Supreme Court upholds death sentence of Salman Taseer killer

Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the death sentence of Mumtaz Qadri, rejecting his appeal against the judgement of Islamabad high court in former Punjab governor Salman Taseer’s murder cas


Rich Indians see feel-good factors

The emerging affluent in India are more confident about the growth prosp-ects of business than their global peers, finds a new independent study commissioned by Standard Chartered.


Six swine flu cases reported in Delhi

Already battling a dengue crisis, there was more worry for Delhi’s health machinery after six cases of swine flu were reported over the last few days, with two outstation patients critical and on ven


Chemistry Nobel for DNA repair study

Three scientists from Swe-den, the US and Turkey won the 2015 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wed-nesday for working out how cells repair damaged DNA, providing new ammunition in the war on cancer.


Can India liven up dead rubber?

India need to set the team composition right as they look to restore pride and prevent South Africa from recording a clean sweep when the two teams clash in the third and final Twenty20 International,


BJP leaders send out the wrong message

The recent lynching to death of a 50-year-old Muslim in Bishada village of Dadri in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, on the outskirts of the national capital, by a Hindu mob, allegedly for killing a calf

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