Rescue workers search a collapsed building after a earthquake in Tainan, Taiwan. (Photo: AP)

Narendra Modi visits the Maritime Exhibition at the venue of the International Fleet Review in Visakhapatnam. (Photo: PTI)

Nandita Das

Sudhir Tailang

President Pranab Mukherjee inspecting the Guard of Honour before witnessing the International Fleet Review in Visakhapatnam.

Shane Watson and Pawan Negi

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi onboard INS Sumitra (Photo: Twitter)

Saritha Nair claimed she was a frequent visitor at the Chandy household. (Photo: PTI)


14 killed in Taiwan earthquake

Rescuers were searching on Saturday for more than 100 people still missing after a powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn and caused a high-rise residential building to collap


The last laugh is Sudhir Tailang’s

Sudhir Tailang was deeply suspicious of all authority. And he was completely unafraid. This is what made him India’s finest contemporary political cartoonist.


Government demands Rs 2,000 crore for MCDs

Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday presented recommendations of the city government for the Union Budget at a pre-budget consultation with Union finance minister Arun Jaitley and demande


US Indian in last 24 of American Idol

Sonika Vaid, an Indo-American singing sensation from the picturesque Martha’s Vineyard, has entered the last 24 of the popular American Idol contest.


Onus on Pawan Negi to prove his credentials

Last Friday, Pawan Negi was on Cloud Nine. One Saturday, he had scaled cloud 8.5. I’ve taken the license of a paradox to highlight how his life has taken a dramatic twist over just two days.


Rajan the conscience-keeper

In a wide ranging speech while delivering the 13th Nani Palkhiwala Memorial Lecture, on “Strengthening Free Enterprise”, RBI governor Raghuram Rajan called for a level playing field in application of

Here and Now

Here & Now
Gokul Gopalakrishnan


Aditi Rao Hydari is sitting pretty...


Before he was a leading contender in...


Stakes shooting up to Rs 3 crore, party...


These days, one runs into so many...

No stars in their eyes

They say it takes a long time to grow an old friend. In the flaky world of Bollywood’s fickle fame, loyalty is at a premium Glory is transient and ...

Bhoramdeo: Chhattisgarh’s hidden gem

Erotica in stone has come to be synonymous with Khajuraho. but how many have heard of Bhoramdeo Temple amidst the verdant Maikal hills of ...

Though the victory march of the Bharatiya Janata Party that began in 2014 was brought to a halt in 2015 with major setbacks in the Delhi and Bihar Assembly elections, there seems to be a reversal of t

The film Airlift is a commercial success. I was bewildered by its repeated attempts to suppress what is true and suggest what is false.