PM Narendra Modi felicitates a beneficiary at the launch of the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana. -PRITAM BANDYOPADHYAY

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh launching the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana in Lucknow on Thursday. -PTI

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International

Lone lifeguard watches over beach in Gaza Strip

It’s a world away from the glitz and glamour of Baywatch, but in time of war Gaza’s most devoted lifeguard is passionate about keeping the beach a little bit safer.

India

Blacklisting vendors impacted defence preparedness: Arun Jaitley

Noting that one cannot be “very defensive in the defence ministry”, Mr Arun Jaitley has admitted blacklisting vendors one after another has impacted defence preparedness and created a sense of conserv

Metros

Court pulls up DDA for not handing over plot

The Delhi high court on Thursday pulled up the DDA for not handing over to the DTC the possession of one of the three plots for shifting the 50-acre Millennium Bus Depot built on the fragile Yamuna ri

Newsmakers

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt finally wed

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, one of Hollywood’s most famous and powerful supercouples were married on Saturday in France, People magazine reported on Saturday.

Sports

Hyderabad to meet TNCA in final

A brilliant hundred from M. Shahrukh Khan helped Tamil Nadu prevail over Gujarat in the semifinal of the Kalpathi AGS-Buchi Babu all-India invitation cricket tournament here on Thursday.

Editorial

Cloak & dagger at heart of government

The inference that can be drawn from recent media reporting on a subject that appeared too sensitive to touch — cloak and dagger business at the heart of the government within weeks of its formation — is that Union home minister Rajnath Singh was in no mood to take things lying down as his superior, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, looked ready to bore into him.

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