Barack Obama cancels Agra for Riyadh (Photo: AP)

PDP: Track-II talks with BJP on for govt in Jammu and Kashmir

Wastage of healthcare resources annoys PM Modi

An Indian shopkeeper puts thread in a kite with portraits of PM Modi and U.S. President Barack Obama for sale at a shop. AP

Pakistani army soldiers try to disperse local resident and media persons from the site of a suicide bombing in Rawalpindi. AP

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar at the launch of a monthly magazine in Hindi in Mumbai. AP

International

Sartaj Aziz: Sushma Swaraj is only appeasing Barack Obama

Pakistan’s top diplomat, Sartaj Aziz, on Saturday said that the Indian external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj issued a statement about India’s desire to have good relations with Pakistan “only to ple

India

59-day Amarnath yatra is set to begin on July 2

The annual pilgrimage to Amarnath this year, spread over 59 days, will begin on July 2, coinciding with Purshotam Purnima, an auspicious day in the Hindu calendar.

Metros

Make city secure for women: Lieutenant-governor

Lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung on Sunday called upon the citizens to make the city friendly and secure for women and to vote enthusiastically for the polls on February 7.

Newsmakers

Noam Chomsky, Atwood to attend Jaipur Literature Festival 2016

With a record turnout of 245,000 visitors, the eighth edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival ended on a high on Sunday.

Sports

Russell takes West Indies to thrilling win

A thrilling burst of hitting by Andre Russell (64n.o.)carried the West Indies to a one-wicket win over South Africa in the fourth ODI on Sunday.

Editorial

Unweighed words

If Janardan Dwivedi, who has held a senior position in the Congress party’s leadership structure and has long been deemed a “loyalist” of party chief Sonia Gandhi, has had to suffer the fate of being

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There are several ways of looking at the debates around freedom of speech.

This is truly epic. Though, perhaps, hysterical is a more apt description.