Mortal remains of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa were brought to Brar Square, Delhi as nation paid tributes. (Photo: Twitter)

Ishrat Jahan, the 19-year-old Mumbai student killed in an encounter by Gujarat police in 2004. (Photo: PTI)

Specialised rescue teams carry out the operations to search for the bodies of the soldiers hit by an avalanche, in Siachen

Specialised rescue teams carrying out the operations to search for the bodies of the soldiers hit by an avalanche. (Photo: PTI)

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi shakes hands with Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy. (Photo: PTI)

PM Narendra Modi and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan at the airport in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Senator Bernie Sanders waves to supporters in Concord, New Hampshire, on Tuesday. (Photo: AFP)

A Forest official tranquilising an elephant which went on a rampage in a market area of Siliguri on Wednesday. (Photo: PTI)

International

French President to announce government shake-up

Top of his list of priorities will be to name a new foreign minister after the veteran Laurent Fabius bowed out of politics.

Metros

Delhi BJP to ‘expose misrule of AAP govt’

On the completion one year in power of the Kejriwal government, the Delhi BJP is all set to run a two-day programme on Saturday and Sunday to “expose the total failure and misrule of the AAP governmen

Newsmakers

‘Obese British pets fed cake and alcohol’

Takeaway food, cake and even alcohol is helping make British pets dangerously overweight and develop diabetes and heart disease, an animal charity warned on Wednesday.

Sports

India vs Sri Lanka: Heat is on MS Dhoni

Shocked by an inexperienced Sri Lankan side on a green wicket in the first match, India would aim to regain its winning touch and keep the series alive when they take on the island nation in the secon

Editorial

Death of a warrior

Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad died shortly before noon on Thursday, plunging the nation into grief.

Here and Now


Here & Now
Gokul Gopalakrishnan

Bollywood

in the late ‘90s, when Kuch Kuch Hota...

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No stars in their eyes

They say it takes a long time to grow an old friend. In the flaky world of Bollywood’s fickle fame, loyalty is at a premium Glory is transient and ...

Bhoramdeo: Chhattisgarh’s hidden gem

Erotica in stone has come to be synonymous with Khajuraho. but how many have heard of Bhoramdeo Temple amidst the verdant Maikal hills of ...

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.