RSS will stay out, let PM Modi take Raje call (Photo: PTI)

Former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran. (Photo: PTI/File)

Court refuses to shift Meena as ACB chief

Boxer Vijender turns pro, says it’s still for India (Photo: AP)

Abu Salem agrees to marry ‘defamed’ girl

Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj releases an E pasport during the Passport Seva Divas function. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the gathering at the foundation stone laying ceremony. (Photo: PTI)

The Dalai Lama blows out a candle on a cake to celebrate his 80th birthday. (Photo: AFP)


Greece in shock as banks shut

Greeks struggled to adjust to shuttered banks, closed cash machines and a climate of rumours and conspiracy theories on Monday as a breakdown in talks between Athens and its creditors plunged the coun


India ranks low in women entrepreneurs

When it comes to opportunities for women to start entrepreneurial initiatives, India is placed in the “bottom three” among 31 countries as lack of equal rights hinder their opportunities, says a repor


Audit points at chinks in MLAs’ area schemes

The MLALAD Scheme guidelines suffer from many deficiencies, leading to absence of clarity and transparency in implementation of the scheme, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report has observe


Absconding Tihar inmate held in Uttar Pradesh

Three days after his escape from the high security Tihar Jail, the Delhi police’s special cell on Tuesday evening arrested the absconding inmate from Uttar Pradesh’s Gonda district.


Russian sets record for 803 days in space

Russian cosmonaut Gennady Padalka, who is the current commander of the International Space Station, has set a new record for most time spent in space, with a total of 803 days, Russian space agency sa


Karnataka players keen to make most of opportunity

Karnataka cricketers, who have been picked in the India and India A squads, want to make the most of the opportunity that came their way in their respective upcoming rubbers.


PM can’t remain silent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s regular address to the nation, through the AIR broadcast Mann Ki Baat on some Sundays which is picked up by television channels, can be thought of as an extension of his

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There’s a growing tribe of amateur cooks who are dishing out exciting cuisines and hosting sit-down meals — at their homes

It was on June 26, 1975, that the Emergency was declared in the country.

The declaration of a state of Emergency in India forty years ago is a matter of debate even now.