Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with US President Barack Obama in the Oval Office of the White House. (Photo: AP/File)

Mulayam Singh Yadav with his son and UP CM Akhilesh Yadav riding a Royal Buggy, brought from London. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses an election rally at Daltonganj in Palamu district. -PTI

Trinamul MP close to Mamata Banerjee held by CBI over Saradha scam

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addressing at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit. -PTI

Radhakrishnan, U R Rao, former Chairman ISRO along with "'Mangalyaan'" team releasing a book 'Reaching for the Stars". -PTI

Supreme Court asks CBI Director Ranjit Sinha to keep away from 2G case(Photo: PTI)

Sant Rampal in a police cell at Panchkula on Thursday.(Photo: PTI)

International

2014 likely to be warmest year on record

The global average temperatures for October as well as the January-to-October period were both the highest on record since record keeping began in 1880.

Business

FM Arun Jaitley rules out tax terrorism

Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that an unsustainable tax demand would only earn the country a bad name as an investment destination, comments that come in the wake of tax department losi

Metros

Ex-Speaker Maninder Singh Dhir quits AAP, joins BJP

In a major changeover in political parties, prominent Aam Aadmi Party leader and former Delhi Assembly Speaker Maninder Singh Dhir and reputed tennis player Rohit Rajpal on Friday joined the BJP along

Newsmakers

‘Horses, rhinos originated in India’

Horses and rhinos likely originated in the Indian subcontinent, over 54 million years ago, according to a new study.

Sports

Did IPL COO Sundar Raman exchange 350 phone calls with bookies?

Sundar Raman, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was alleged to have exchanged 350 phone calls with bookies in one IPL season, according to sources.

Editorial

Throw law book at ‘godman’

Ham-handed police action had spun the situation created by a “godman” and his acolytes in a Haryana ashram into a full-blown crisis.

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Dining

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It’s a man’s day

On International Men’s Day, that focuses on spreading awareness about men’s health, improving gender relations and highlighting positive male role ...

Club it out in super style

Cavalli Club, Dubai

When our public sector is much in news whether it involves privatisation or disinvestment, it is worth recalling whether they are good corporate citizens, especially when they are monopolies.

How many deaths will it take to realise that too many young women in their prime have needlessly died?