RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan. (Photo: PTI/File)

AAP leader Yogendra Yadav arrives to attend the party's national executive in New Delhi on Wednesday. (Photo: PTI)

Rajya Sabha member Anu Aga speaks in the Rajya Sabha in New Delhi on Wednesday. (Photo: PTI)

Foreign secretary S. Jaishankar arrives with his Pakistani counterpart, Aizaz Chaudhary, at foreign ministry in Islamabad—AFP

PM Narendra Modi speaks in the Rajya Sabha in New Delhi on Tuesday.— (Photo: PTI)

Arvind Kejriwal calls AAP rift ‘ugly battle’ (Photo: PTI/File)

Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru (Photo: PTI/File)

Home Minister Rajnath Singh speaks in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi. (Photo: AP)

International

UK bans ad for implying Old Jerusalem part of Israel

Britain’s advertising watchdog banned an Israeli government tourism advert for suggesting that the Old City of Jerusalem was part of Israel on Wednesday.

Business

Raghuram Rajan powers Sensex, bulls scale 30,000

The Sensex zoomed to a life-time high of 30,024 after the RBI cut the repo rate by a quarter per cent but profit booking soon turned this celebratory event into a loss.

Newsmakers

US spy ‘Betty’ stationed in India during World War II turns 100

Elizabeth “Betty” McIntosh, an American spy girl who was stationed in India for a few years from 1943 and helped spread misinformation that would undermine Japanese troops, has turned 100.

Sports

World Cup 2015: Record-breaking win for Australia

Australia hit the highest World Cup score in tournament history on Wednesday as they thrashed Afghanistan by a record 275 runs, a result which was also the greatest winning margin in tournament histor

Editorial

A good start

While India-Pakistan relations are accident-prone and subject to volatility, it is good to note that the talks between the foreign secretaries of the two countries on Tuesday were held in a “construct

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Every time Pakistan says it wants to talk about Kashmir, India finds itself on the back foot.

The “Budgetometer” and its elsewhere equivalent played the real hero — caught in between the ecstatic urge to give a 10-plus and the understandably unreasonable rush in search of a negative score, it