Peter Mukerjea at Khar police station in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case on Thursday. (Photo: PTI )

Turkish police officer stands next to a migrant child’s dead body that washed ashore in Bodrum, southern Turkey (Photo : AFP)

Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti convenor Hardik Patel consoles Swetang Patel’s mother Prabhaben during a prayer meet (Photo: PTI)

Sushma Swaraj (right) and UAE foreign minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)

Ex-Servicemen along with their families during the agitation for One Rank One Pension, in Bhopal. (Photo: PTI)

DYFI, SFI and AIDWA activists protest at Chennai Central railway station during Wednesday’s nationwide strike. (Photo: PTI)

Peter Mukerjea leaves Khar Police station after questioning in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case. (Photo: PTI)

Army personnel move towards the house in which militants were holed up at Ladoora village, in Rafiabad area of J&K’s. ----PTI

International

Migrant crisis: Pictures of drowned boy shock world

Harrowing pictures of a drowned Syrian boy washed up on a Turkish beach brought home the horror of the escalating refugee crisis Thursday as Europe was accused of letting the Mediterranean become a “c

Business

1 Per cent of road cost to be used for plantation

The government is planning to create a “Green Highways Fund” under its ambitious policy to transform India’s 96,000 km network of National Highways (NHs) under which it will be mandatory to set aside

Metros

Commuters stranded by auto, taxi strike

Thousands of commuters in the city faced a harrowing time on Wednesday as the one-day strike called by the autorickshaw and taxi unions paralysed the road transport in the national capital.

Newsmakers

Giant Australian sheep yields 40 kg of wool

A giant Australian sheep on Thursday yielded 40 kg of wool following a hair cut by five shearers, setting a new unofficial world record, the media reported on Thursday.

Editorial

8 per cent GDP — but how?

India’s GDP can certainly grow by eight per cent and more, as predicted in the Economic Survey and repeated by chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian on Wednesday and on Thursday by President Prana

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Here & Now
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Art of slowness

The Indian urbanite living life in the fast lane is now embracing the joys of taking it slow

Lost and found in Jordan

Basking in sun and sand, Jordan, even sans greenery, is a soothing sight

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Eight more young lives have been lost, this time in Manipur’s southern district of Churachandpur in the most recent explosion of violence since the agitation for and against the implementation of the