Prime Minister, Narendra Modi speaking in the Lok Sabha, on the occasion of the special sitting. (Photo: PTI)

3,300-year-old bust of Queen Nefertiti is displayed at the New Museum in Berlin, Germany. (Photo: AP)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi poses for a selfie with reporters during the Diwali Mangal Milan at BJP headquarters. (Photo: PTI)

Peter Mukerjea being produced at Esplanade court in Mumbai in connection with Sheena Bora murder case. (Photo: PTI)

PM Narendra Modi speaking in the Lok Sabha, on the occasion of the special sitting to commemorate Constitution Day. (Photo: PTI)

PM Narendra Modi greets former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi at 7, Race Course Road. - PTI

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley speaks in Rajya Sabha during winter session of Parliament. (Photo: PTI)

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah paying tribute to Veteran Congress Leader Girdhari Lal Dogra.- PTI


In King Tut’s tomb, a secret echoes: Nefertiti?

Chances are high that the tomb of Ancient Egypt’s boy-king Tutankhamun has passages to a hidden chamber, which may be the last resting place of the lost queen Nefertiti, experts said on Saturday.


Vodafone appeals Trai order

The Delhi High Court on Friday was approached by the telecom major Vodafone Mobile Service Ltd and its group companies challenging Trai’s Telecommunication Int-erconnect Usage Charges Regulations, 201


GST: Congress keeps government on tenterhooks

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi had high tea together, the main Opposition continues to keep the government on tenterhooks over the Goods and Services Tax Bill


Withdraw invite to Modi: Jamia alumni tell V-C

An invitation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to be chief guest at Jamia Millia Islamia’s annual convocation has triggered a controversy with a number of alumni demanding withdrawal of the invite, whi


Human liver cells grown in laboratory

Scientists have successfully grown human liver cells in the laboratory using a new technique that allows the cells to proliferate rapidly without losing their unique metabolic function.


Pink ball has shown a path for Test cricket

Spectator response on the opening day of the first-ever day-night Test match at Adelaide shed some light on how long the game’s administrators have been living in darkness about salvaging the five-day


Whistle-blowers in dire straits

It appears to be a bad time for global whistle-blowers with Switzerland sentencing former HSBC Bank information technology specialist Herve Falciani, in absentia, to five years’ imprisonment for espio

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