Members of the India team celebrate their historic series victory over Sri Lanka (Photo: AP)

A BJP supporter waves a party flag at NDA's Parivartan Rally at the Airport Ground in Bhagalpur. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing NDA's Parivartan Rally at the Airport Ground in Bhagalpur. (Photo: :PTI)

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia addressing a press conference on Justice AP Shah. (Photo:PTI)

Vice President Hamid Ansari with Syed Shahabuddin during the golden jubilee celebration (AIMMM).

President Pranab Mukherjee paying homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti on the the 69th Independence Day in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Senior bureaucrat Rajiv Mehrishi being welcomed as the new Home Secretary at North Block in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Senior bureaucrat Rajiv Mehrishi being welcomed as the new Home Secretary at North Block in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

International

Tribals, non-tribals square off on Inner Line Permit

Three bills, passed by the Manipur Assembly, related to the controversial Inner Permit Line follow the pattern prevalent in Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland (except its commercial town Dimapur), forbidding non-tribal residents from buying land in the state

Metros

Delhi to have separate cell for Northeast community, says Arvind Kejriwal

Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that the Delhi government will soon form a cell to proactively handle issues confronting the Northeastern community residing in the national capital and f

Newsmakers

New find shows ‘God particle’ behaves itself

Three years after discovering the elusive Higgs boson or so-called “God particle”, Cern physicists have drawn the sharpest picture yet of this novel particle and found that it behaves just as predicte

Sports

India register series win over Sri Lanka, end 22 year wait

India overcame a gallant century by Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews to win their final Test by 117 runs on Tuesday and end a 22-year wait for a series win on the island.

Editorial

Base all quotas on economic criteria

After tasting spectacular success in Gujarat, the 22-year old Patidar (Patel) leader Hardik Patel, clamouring for either bringing his prosperous community within the ambit of OBC reservations or scrap

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