National Investigation Agency, Intelligence Bureau grill ISIS youth Arif Majeed

Civilians and Army jawans after the end of the encounter with millitants at Jammu & Kashmir’s Arnia sector on Friday. PTI

Supreme Court guns for Srinivasan, tells BCCI to disqualify Chennai Super Kings

PM Modi shakes hands with his Pakistani counterpart, Mr Nawaz Sharif, at the 18th Saarc Summit in Kathmandu.— PTI

Shiv Sena-BJP talks to begin again, confirms CM Fadnavis (Photo: PTI/DC)

Young Australian batsman Phillip Hughes dies from head injury

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif walks past Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the 18th summit of SAARC in Kathmandu. AP

Indian-origin Islamic State suspect Abu Rumaysah, who is fighting in Syria, posted a picture of him on Twitter.


Blast, gunfire rock missions in Kabul

A large blast rocked Kabul on Thursday evening, followed by gunfire in the Afghan capital’s central district that houses many embassies and foreign compounds, journalists reported.


8 crore Jan Dhan accounts opened: Arun Jaitley

As the government has already hiked the target of opening bank accounts under Jan Dhan Yojna from 7.5 crore household to 10 crore by next year’s Republic Day, finance minister Arun Jaitley on Friday i


Why punish Kendriya Vidyalayas students mid-session, Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre to consider not replacing German language with Sanskrit in Kendriya Vidyalayas in the middle of the ongoing academic session and implement the decision fro


Jhumpa Lahiri, Shamsur Faruqi in $50,000 DSC prize shortlist

Renowned Indian poet-writer Shamsur Rahman Faruqi’s novel The Mirror of Beauty has been shortlisted for $50,000 DSC prize for South Asian literature.


Jagmohan Dalmiya playing it safe on elections

As the IPL betting and spot fixing case inches closer to judgment day, the powers that be in the BCCI have turned their focus on East Zone that has the right to nominate the presidential candidate at


Death on the pitch

Death visited a batsman on the pitch in a tragic incident that no sport would wish it has to deal with.

Here and Now

Here & Now


Boney Kapoor can’t stop raving about...


Age and experience calm down people.


A delicious, healthy, textured split...

No laughing matter

Delhi High Court banning Comedy Central broadcast for six days for ‘offensive’ content makes many wonder if we have lost our sense of humour

Club it out in super style

Cavalli Club, Dubai

Perhaps my strong emotional response to the Ferguson case in distant St.

Viswanathan Anand has for the second year running been outclassed in the World Chess Championship by a player nearly 20 years his younger.