A man searches for bodies of those killed in a landslide at Tingling village in North Bengal on Wednesday. (Photo: AFP)

PM Modi awards a woman with laptop & certificate for working on 'digital inclusion' during launch of Digital India Week — PTI

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Lalit Modi says Varun Gandhi offered him deal (Photo: PTI)

Manager of nationalised bank branch delivers priority numbers to pensioners as banks opened for retired to allow them cash —AFP

Congress leaders Digvijay Singh and Mohan Prakash (extreme L) along with other party members. (Photo: PTI)

Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh shows Dholpur Palace issue documents in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Photo: PTI)


Greek PM digs in against bailout

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras vowed on Wednesday to push ahead with a controversial bailout referendum despite pressure from European leaders, and urged creditors to accept a fresh reform offer


Infrastructure sector surges 4.4 per cent in May

The output of eight infrastructure sectors surged 4.4 per cent in May, the highest growth rate in past six months, boosted by a rise in production of coal (7.8 per cent), refinery products (7.9 per ce


Huge row as Jawaharlal Nehru’s Wikipedia entry altered from government IP

An angry Congress Party on Wednesday accused the BJP and the Narendra Modi government of using “gutter-level tactics” to malign the family of former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru by altering Nehru’s


28 years on, Hassan ex-wife breaks silence on divorce

Ending her 28-year-silence after her bitter divorce with super star Kamal Hassan, Bharatnatyam exponent Vani Ganapathy says her ex-husband could take a leaf out of the books of younger actors.


Bangladeshi newspaper mocks Men in Blue

Showing utter disrespect towards the Indian cricket team, a Bangladeshi newspaper has produced a fake ‘cutter’ advertisement, in which seven Indian cricketers are seen standing with their heads half-s


Sugar poses health risks

The findings of the first detailed global research on the impact of sugar-sweetened drinks on public health only reinstate what has long been suspected by doctors, dieticians and nutritionists.

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It was on June 26, 1975, that the Emergency was declared in the country.

The declaration of a state of Emergency in India forty years ago is a matter of debate even now.