Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren at the inauguration of a power project

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi and Nagaland CM T.R. Zeliang during a meeting on the Assam-Nagaland border conflict in Guwahati

Kaum De Heere stopped from being released this week

Security personnel try to stop Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti protesters inside the Assam Assembly in Guwahati on Wednesday. — PT

DK Sikri tipped to be the next chief vigilance commissioner

Pakistan high commissioner Abdul Basit at a press conference in New Delhi on Wednesday. — Bunny Smith

A function was organised to commemorate 70th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi

Roads bear a deserted look as the Telangana Government begin the 'Intensive household survey' a day early in Hyderabad -PTI

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Crisis deepens as Imran Khan nips talks

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan on Thursday suspended talks with the government aimed at reaching a solution over protests as he said that he would not leave the site of the massive sit-in un

Business

Government bullish on rate cuts, lower EMIs

Finance secretary Arvind Mayaram on Thursday voiced the hope that the Reserve Bank will soon cut interest rates as inflation is coming down, bringing relief on EMIs and reducing borrowing costs for in

India

Jharkhand Chief Minister too is booed at PM Modi event

Jharkhand’s Hemant Soren on Thursday became the third chief minister to be booed and jeered by crowds as he shared a stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at an event in Ranchi, Jharkhand’s capital

Metros

Measures to ensure Yamuna not polluted

Even religious sentiments are not going to deter the city government from keeping the Yamuna river free from pollutants in the national capital.

Editorial

America, Britain need to be tough

Whether the United States has been right in not succumbing to ransom demands by terrorists — unlike the leading Europeans that have coughed up hefty sums — can be debated.

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Engaging-with-Pakistan has been one of Delhi’s big growth industries over the past 15 years. Apart from domestic investment (both from the public and private sectors), it has attracted generous quantities of foreign direct investment, despite not having much to show by way of tangible returns.

There is a slow but systematic attempt to change India’s name from Bharat to Hindustan — playing up the word “Hindu” in Hindustan and trying to repackage it as the abode of the Hindus. B.R. Ambedkar and his team that drafted the Constitution of India consciously avoided the term “Hindustan” as they could foresee its implications in a land that takes pride in its diversity.