RSS will stay out, let PM Modi take Raje call (Photo: PTI)

Former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran. (Photo: PTI/File)

Court refuses to shift Meena as ACB chief

Boxer Vijender turns pro, says it’s still for India (Photo: AP)

Abu Salem agrees to marry ‘defamed’ girl

Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj releases an E pasport during the Passport Seva Divas function. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the gathering at the foundation stone laying ceremony. (Photo: PTI)

The Dalai Lama blows out a candle on a cake to celebrate his 80th birthday. (Photo: AFP)

International

Greece in shock as banks shut

Greeks struggled to adjust to shuttered banks, closed cash machines and a climate of rumours and conspiracy theories on Monday as a breakdown in talks between Athens and its creditors plunged the coun

India

RSS will stay out, let Modi take Raje call

As the BJP and the Narendra Modi government continue to remain silent over the Vasundhara Raje-Lalit Modi saga, the Rajasthan government on Monday once again defended its chief minister, Ms Vasundhara

Newsmakers

Today will have an extra second: Nasa

June 30 this year will officially be a bit longer than usual because an extra second, or ‘leap’ second, will be added to the day, according to Nasa.

Sports

Hard work has paid off: Robin Uthappa

Following consistent performances on the domestic circuit, Robin Uthappa has fought his way back into the India squad for the tour of Zimbabwe starting July.

Editorial

PM can’t remain silent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s regular address to the nation, through the AIR broadcast Mann Ki Baat on some Sundays which is picked up by television channels, can be thought of as an extension of his

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