Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi pay their last respects to veteran party leader and former Union minister Murli Deora —PTI

The tapestries of Sister Euphrasia Eluvathingal and Father Elias Chavra are displayed on the St. Peter’s Basilica — AP

HRD minister Smriti Irani in New Delhi on Sunday. — PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being welcomed by Union Ministers M Venkaiah Naidu, Rajiv Pratap Rudy and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi -PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi during an election rally in Kishtwar district, about 240 km from Jammu, on Saturday.(Photo: PTI)

Worried, Nawaz Sharif asks Barack Obama to raise Kashmir issue. (Photo: DC/AP)

J&K CM Omar Abdullah with supporters at a rally in Bandipora, J&K, on Saturday. (Photo: PTI)

Manohar Parrikar clears modern artillery for Army. (Photo: DC)

International

‘ISIS recruits, exploits children’

Teenagers carrying weapons stand at checkpoints and busy intersections in Iraq’s second-largest city, Mosul. Patched onto the left arms of their black uniforms are the logos of the Islamic Police.

Business

Surprise Audi’s new A3 is a brilliant car

Keen followers of Honk (all three of you) will remember our love/hate relationship with Audi.

And with the all-new and all-brilliant A3, it’s back to love again.

India

After Sunnis, Shias also want a piece of Taj Mahal

After senior UP minister Azam Khan demanded that the Taj Mahal be handed over to the Central Sunni Waqf Board, the Shia community has now demanded control of the Taj Mahal on the grounds that Mumtaz M

Metros

2 held with drugs worth Rs 70 lakhs

With the arrest of two persons, the Delhi police claimed to have recovered 14 kg of drug psuedophederine worth Rs 70 lakh in the international market.

Newsmakers

Cheating may be in your genes

Women with variations in a particular gene are more likely to cheat on their partners, according to a new study which suggests that infidelity may be inherited.

Sports

Sundar Raman denies charges, files affidavit in top court

Indian Premier League’s Chief Operating Officer Sundar Raman, on Sunday denied allegations of misdemeanour in the IPL 2013 spot-fixing and betting case.

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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Bollywood

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Hollywood

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Dining

My trips to Banaras had nothing to do...

Body im-perfect?

From pelvage to thigh gaps and eight-pack abs, the latest slew of ‘perfect body’ image fads are increasingly becoming a cause for physical as well ...

Club it out in super style

Cavalli Club, Dubai

The spiritual world has known so many wonderful mystics and most of them have been men.

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.