Smriti Irani condemns protest march in JNU against the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. (Photo: Twitter)

24-year-old Snapdeal employee Dipti Sarna (Photo: Twitter)

Ishrat Jahan, the 19-year-old Mumbai student killed in an encounter by Gujarat police in 2004. (Photo: PTI)

D.G.Vanzara who is on bail in Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case addresses a press conference in Mumbai. (Photo: PTI)

Ishrat Jahan’s mother Shamim Kausar at a conference in Thane on Thursday. (Photo: Deepak Kurkunde)

Public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam speaks to the media in Mumbai on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar pay homage to Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad in Brar square, New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad's family members at Brar square in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

International

Al Qaeda can revive at Afghanistan-Pakistan border: CIA

Al Qaeda can regenerate in border regions of Afghanistan and Pakistan while the Islamic State (ISIS) is emerging as a competitor to some of the existing terror groups in the war-torn country, the CIA

India

Al Qaeda, LeT plotted further strikes after 26/11: Headley

Pakistani-American Lashkar terrorist David Coleman Headley, on the fourth day of his testimony via video as an approver in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack trial, told the court on Friday about further p

Metros

Left: Emergency-like situation in JNU

ABVP members shout slogans in front of India Gate on Friday during a protest against the JNU event to mark the anniversary of the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. (Photo: AP)

Newsmakers

Berlin Film Festival opens with focus on refugees

Hollywood will be out in force to kick off the Berlin film festival on Thursday, with Meryl Streep joining George Clooney and the Coen brothers for the event where Europe’s refugee crisis will also pl

Editorial

Knowledge from darkness

The world of science is agog. Albert Einstein was always right and we can say so with even greater authority now that gravitational waves have been recorded.

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I returned to India in August 1946 after serving in Burma and Indonesia during the Second World War.