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)

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

Death of a warrior

Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad died shortly before noon on Thursday, plunging the nation into grief.

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