BJP leader Subramanian Swamy and RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan (Photo: PTI)

Trinamool Congress supporters celebrate party's thumping victory in West Bengal Assembly eections in front of CMs house

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj (Photo: PTI)

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal addresses the first meeting of his cabinet in Guwahati. (Photo: PTI)

Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi addressing a press conference at Rajiv Bhawan in Guwahati. (Photo: PTI)

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal (Photo: PTI)

Home Ministry Under Secretary Anand Joshi being produced in Patiala House Court in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Kerala Chief Minister designate Pinarayi Vijayan meeting CPI(M) veteran V.S. Achuthanandan. (Photo: PTI)


Renault forays into pre-owned car business in India

In India, the used car market is already more than the new car volume and it is estimated to reach twice the size of the new car market within the next 5 years.


Facebook ‘friend’ robs youth, sells items on OLX

The Delhi police on Wednesday arrested a youth who committed robbery after befriending with the victim on social networking site Facebook.


Bill Cosby to stand trial for sex assault

Bill Cosby smiles as he leaves the Montgomery county courthouse after a preliminary hearing in Norristown, Pennsylvania. (Photo: AP)

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Staying home tonight? Nah, you are not a social recluse. There was a time, when only introverts found solace in the four walls of their cozy homes.

In pursuit of happiness

Gross National Happiness. Bhutan has always been unnerving the west with the epithet they themselves had conceived to etch the kind of bliss its ...

When he became Prime Minister, Jawaharl-al Nehru famously said that his aspiration for India was to build “a just society by just means”.

On the first anniversary of the NDA government, I had written a piece underscoring the budding scepticism of the people with the BJP-led government.