Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK General Secretary J Jayalalithaa. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the opening ceremony of Make in India week (Photo: PTI)

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad met DMK president M Karunanidhi at his residence and announced the tie-up. -Twitter

Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley (Photo: AFP)

An F-16 fighter jet (Photo: AFP)

These tragedies only reinforce the need to resolve the issue...urgently and through peaceful means, through dialogue,”

Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao briefs Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the funds required for Telangana state, in New Delhi

JNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar

International

Islamist group Ansar Dine claims attack on Mali UN base

Ansar Dine named the suicide bomber who blew himself up with a truck bomb as Muhammad Abdullah bin Hudhayfa al Hosni from Mauritania.

India

CJI orders transfer of ‘errant’ High Court judges

Chief Justice of India T.S. Thakur has cracked the whip on errant and deviant judges by ordering a mass transfer of high court judges across the country.

Metros

JNU turns into political battleground

The Jawaharlal Nehru University has turned into a political battleground after its students’ union leader Kanhaiya Kumar was arrested on Friday by Delhi police personnel in plainclothes.

Newsmakers

Neem extract may help treat pancreatic cancer

A natural extract derived from the neem tree, commonly found in India, could potentially be used to treat pancreatic cancer without harming normal, healthy cells, a new study has claimed.

Editorial

Teri was wrong

The curious goings on at The Energy and Resources Institute (Teri), with one man playing ducks and drakes with all principles of natural justice involved in the handling of complaints of sexual harass

Here and Now


Here & Now
Gokul Gopalakrishnan

Hollywood

After facing criticism for sexist...

Parties

Stakes shooting up to Rs 3 crore, party...

The other side of love

What happens when a relationship ends, but one half of the couple isn’t able to move on? Celebrity relationships are rife with examples of exes ...

Riding on the edge

While growing up, I had read a lot about Fin Del Mundo (Spanish for end of the world).

Air power is the most capital-intensive means of war. A modern fighter jet now could cost several hundred crores and the prices seem to be rising exponentially.

I returned to India in August 1946 after serving in Burma and Indonesia during the Second World War.