Foreign secretary S. Jaishankar arrives with his Pakistani counterpart, Aizaz Chaudhary, at foreign ministry in Islamabad—AFP

PM Narendra Modi speaks in the Rajya Sabha in New Delhi on Tuesday.— (Photo: PTI)

Arvind Kejriwal calls AAP rift ‘ugly battle’ (Photo: PTI/File)

Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru (Photo: PTI/File)

Home Minister Rajnath Singh speaks in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi. (Photo: AP)

PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing at the 25th Foundation Day of Nasscom in New Delhi. (Photo: AP)

Newly elected BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur flashes victory symbol after the 85th Annual General Meeting. (Photo: AP)


‘UK Parliament may be forced from its home in Westminster’

British lawmakers might have to abandon the Houses of Parliament in London’s Westminster unless a large amount of money is spent on the building within the next 10 years, according to the Speaker of t


Budget to boost investment in infrastructure projects

The Union Budget 2015 clearly concentrates on investment in infrastructure as an economic growth engine. It seems to approach the sector more from an investment perspective than on policy front.


kolkata a Fake note hub?

The busting of a fake currency racket in Kolkata has brought to light the reality that fake currency notes of not only India but different countries were being manufactured in the city.


‘Surgical safety checklist makes surgery safer’

A study conducted in national capital found that strict implementation of the WHO checklist should be made mandatory in India and the developing world to minimise post-operative surgical complications


Important to remain mentally fresh: Mahendra Singh Dhoni

The Indian team’s irregular sessions may have surprised many but skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that it is better to do three days of “high intensity” training rather than six days of “mediocre” w


Rising inequalities

The latest global wealth survey reveals that of the 290 people who joined the list of new billionaires as many as 28 were from India, constituting the third-largest group of rising rich after China an

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The “Budgetometer” and its elsewhere equivalent played the real hero — caught in between the ecstatic urge to give a 10-plus and the understandably unreasonable rush in search of a negative score, it

Listening to Suresh Prabhu presenting the Railway Budget, I wondered whether he was really promising to bring back the halcyon days of luxury on the rails. But no, he can’t and won’t.