Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing an election rally in Jehanabad on Monday. (Photo: PTI/File)

Former ideologue of the BJP Sudheendra Kulkarni, with face blackened by Shiv Sena activists. (Photo: AP)

Security personnel maintaining queues of voters at a polling station during the Bihar Assembly elections in Begusarai. --PTI

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Angus Deaton speaks at a gathering at Princeton University after it was announced that he won the Nobel prize in economics. --AP

Narendra Modi is flanked by Vinod Tawde (left) and Devendra Fadnavis at BKC on Sunday. (Photo: Satej Shinde)

Activists of the Nepal Hindu Nation Restoration Front burn copies of the Constitution of Nepal during protest. (Photo:PTI)

Union home minister Rajnath Singh visits Jaiprakash Narayan Museum at Charkha Samiti on his birth anniversary. (Photo: PTI)


Pakistan court gives MQM chief 81 years

A Pakistani court on Monday sentenced Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) supremo Altaf Hussain to 81 years of rigorous imprisonment for anti-state speeches and inciting violence.


New trend in marketing: Get paid for using apps

As consumers are aggressively moving to online shopping, brands are finding it difficult to retain customer attention and brand loyalty. Having said that, Indian consumers are highly price sensitive.


Why add quadricylces to tongas, tractors?

It was probably a long way to go to hear about the lack of safety on Indian roads.


After MLAs, CM Arvind Kejriwal warns bureaucrats on corruption

In a bid to adhere to its “zero-corruption policy,” the Delhi government has decided to form teams of officers to keep a tab on “corrupt practices” in various departments.


Finale an ode to Benarasi weaves

The last leg of the Amazon India Fashion Week Spring Summer 2016 saw designers like Debarun, Ankita Chaudhry of label Saaj, Tanieya Khanuja, Dolly J, Kartikeya, Komal Sood, Prashant Verma, Siddhar-tha


Appropriate Nobels

Before Alfred Bernhard Nobel, the inventor of dynamite and maker of armaments, left the world, he thought of honouring those who make peace, not war.

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Enter the Nodels

After the supermodel and size-zero phases, the world of fashion is entering a new era: The age of the “nodel”.

Welcome to a fairytale

Home to andersen’s mermaid and more such charms, denmark’s capital city, copenhagen, will offer you a holiday sprinkled with fairydust

Europe’s past is India’s future. That dismal thought is inescapable amidst these tranquil Tuscan hills where the clash of arms between the Guelphs and the Ghibellines is a 500-year-old memory.

You have to understand that there is a fundamental misconception among a major section of Hindus that eating beef is a virtue for Muslims. It is not. Islam has nowhere said you should eat beef.