A policeman throws back a stone as clashes erupt between stone-pelting youth and the police in Srinagar. (Photo: H.U. Naqash)

Narendra Modi and Stephen Harper during their visit to Gurdwara Khalsa Diwan in Vancouver. (Photo: PTI)

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, at a protest rally in Srinagar on Friday against the recent killing of a 24-year-old student.

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi addressing the gathering at the Indian Diaspora Event, at Ricoh Coliseum. (Photo: PTI)

Supporters of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi celebrate after he returned from his 56-day long break. (Photo: PTI)

Shiv Sena and Dogra workers burn an effigy of Separatist Masarat Alam protesting against hoisting a Pakistani flag. (Photo: PTI)

A Capitol Police officer flashes a thumbs up after inspecting the small helicopter a man landed on the West Lawn. (Photo: AP)

PM Modi signs a visitors’ book at Parliament Hill as Canadian PM(second from left) looks on during welcome ceremony.(Photo: AFP)


Chinese jail senior journalist 7 years for state secrets ‘leak’

A Chinese court on Friday convicted a 71-year-old journalist of leaking state secrets and jailed her for seven years, it said, with rights groups condemning the “arbitrary” verdict as a “blow to free


Government to review new ITR Forms, make them simple

New ITR Forms that require disclosure of details regarding bank accounts and foreign trips undertaken by an individual will be reconsidered


No tickets for elderly BJP leaders

After announcing that it will bring its veterans back to mainstream politics in Uttar Pradesh, the BJP in Uttar Pradesh has now set a cut-off age for those who will be allowed to contest elections.


Man shoots wife in anger, flees

A 21-year-old aspiring model was allegedly shot at and injured by her husband at home early on Saturday morning in southeast Delhi’s Harinagar area in Ashram.


Two-year-old cancer victim cryogenically frozen by kin

A two-year-old girl from Thailand by the name of Matheryn Naovaratpong has become the world’s youngest person to be cryogenically frozen.


Poetic freedom

The Supreme Court has reserved its verdict in a very old case pertaining to poetic freedom. The subject is most intriguing as it involves very large principles governing freedom of speech.

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When William Blake published his The Tyger in 1794, he carefully replaced the usual “i” of “Tiger” with a “y” in order to suggest the extraordinariness of the apocalyptic beast.

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