Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru (Photo: PTI/File)

Home Minister Rajnath Singh speaks in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi. (Photo: AP)

PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed (Photo: PTI)

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Newly elected BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur flashes victory symbol after the 85th Annual General Meeting. (Photo: AP)

PM Modi greets PDP’s Mufti Muhammad Sayeed after the latter was sworn in as chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir—(Photo: AP)

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Finance minister Arun Jaitley presents Union Budget 2015-16 in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi on Saturday. — PTI

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The Indian team’s irregular sessions may have surprised many but skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that it is better to do three days of “high intensity” training rather than six days of “mediocre” w

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