PM Narendra Modi with former Sri Lankan President Chandrika Kumaratunga during the Global Hindu Buddhist initiative.(Photo: AFP)

Indrani Mukerjea

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)


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


Ola backtracks, won’t run diesel cars in Delhi

App-based cab service provider Ola back-tracked on Thursday and agreed to implement the Delhi high court’s ban on diesel taxis in the city after challenging the July 29 order issued by Justice Manmoha


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.


Eight per cent growth, 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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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

Civilisational concerns and cultural diplomacy are unlikely to captivate the popular imagination at the time of celebrity murder.

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