Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal (right) and his deputy Manish Sisodia during the special session. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh, MoS for Information & Broadcasting. (Photo: PTI)

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh during a function on the Bharat Ratna Madan Mohan Malaviya. (Photo: PTI))

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being presented a model of plough by Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh. (Photo: PTI)

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is honouring a boy Kumar Raj Chourasia. (Photo: PTI)

Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian addresses a press conference at North Block in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Hindustani Awam Morcha (HUM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi addresses a press conference in Patna. (Photo:PTI)

Devotees pray at the Khir Bhawani temple at Tulla Mulla Ganderbal, some 28 km northeast of Srinagar, on Tue (Photo: H.U. Naqash)

International

Fake degrees: Pakistan arrests Axact CEO

Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested Axact company’s chief executive officer (CEO) Shoaib Ahmed Sheikh as part of its investigation into the fake degrees scandal, officials said

Business

Google to get 20 million SMEs online by 2017

Search engine giant Google on Tuesday said it aims to bring 20 million small and medium businesses (SMBs) in India online by 2017 through its mobile app, Google My Business (GMB).

India

CBI granted time to reply in rape probe

The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted time to the CBI to take a stand for a probe into alleged gangrape of an MBA student by three persons and uploading of obscene photos in the Internet.

Metros

CBSE topper to pursue parents’ dream

CBSE Class 12 topper M. Gayatri, a student of New Green Fields School in the national capital, is unlikely to join college for regular undergraduate courses.

Newsmakers

Humans may become cyborgs within 200 years

Humans may “upgrade” themselves to become cyborgs within the next 200 years, merging man and machine to potentially live forever, according to a Hebrew University professor.

Sports

Persistence is key to success: Shikhar Dhawan

He is regarded as one of the most talented batsmen in the Indian team, but Shikhar Dhawan feels that patience and the ability to deal with failure is the key to his success.

Editorial

VHP, leave the kids alone

The stand of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad on white water rafting on the Ganga river is an example of the narrow-mindedness the world tried to leave behind ages ago.

Here and Now


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Meet the past masters

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The dust is beginning to settle on an extraordinary election result in the UK.

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