Uddhav Thackeray avoids PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi at inauguration of HN Reliance Foundation Hospital— PTI

Five-phase elections in Jammu and Kashmir & Jharkhand

Google executive Alan Eus-tace parachutes back to Earth after a record-breaking 135,908-foot space dive. — AFP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the Officers and Jawans of the Indian Armed Forces during his visit to Siachen -PTI

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh taking the salute at the Raising Day Parade of ITBP at Surajpur Camp in Greater Noida - PTI

According to reports, the Mukul Mudgal Committee has confirmed Gurunath Meiyappan's voice samples in IPL spot-fixing scandal PTI

Airports on alert after a terror threat to Air India

International

Prague cafe offers ex-cons fresh start

At a cafe and sweet shop in central Prague, Zuzana Auerova brings a chocolate-banana crepe to a guest, then hesitates: does the fork go on the right or the left of the plate?

India

Uddhav Thackeray avoids PM Narendra Modi

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray skipped the inauguration of the H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Mumbai on Saturday.

Metros

Diwali celebrations leave trail of dirt in Delhi

While the municipal corporations have been trying to make Delhi a clean city, with the festivities ending, the city faces the brunt as piles of dirt can be spotted in various markets.

Newsmakers

Reminiscing helps boost mental skills?

Engaging brain areas linked to so-called “off-task” mental activities such as mind-wandering and reminiscing can actually boost performance on some challenging mental tasks, a new study has found.

Sports

Pakistan leave Aussies in a spin

Pakistan took a huge step towards victory in the first Test by taking four key Australian wickets after hundreds from Younis Khan and Ahmed Shehzad put them in the driving seat in Dubai on Saturday.

Editorial

Nehru: Why the big fuss?

Members of the Nehru-Gandhi family being kept out of the official committee to observe the 125th anniversary of the birth of India’s visionary first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru is no big deal.

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World’s oldest clown dies at 98 in US

Floyd “Creeky” Creekmore, a former Montana rancher who held the record as the world’s oldest performing clown, has died at age 98, his son has ...

After four hours of driving, we should have been in the middle of Dartmoor. And yet we were not.

During Gen Pervez Musharraf’s time a television host asked Benazir Bhutto (BB) about the low attendance at the Pakistan People’s Party jalsas that had just taken place.