PM Narendra Modi and Army Chief Gen. Dalbir Singh Suhag (right) during the Prime Minister’s NCC rally in New Delhi.

U.S. President Barack Obama interacts with the audience after delivering a speech at the Siri Fort Auditorium. AP

File Photo of Army Officer Colonal M N Rai who was awarded galanttery medal yesterday was killed on Tuesday. AP

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the Siri Fort Auditorium, a government-run event center, in New Delhi. AP

BJP Chief Ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi addressing the crowd during the Jansabha at Geeta Colony. AP

file photo shows a Facebook logo displayed on the screen of an iPad in New York. AP

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Uber victim seeks ‘fair’ compensation

The 25-year-old woman allegedly raped by an Uber driver will seek a “fair compensation” from the Web-based taxi firm to ensure nobody else is assaulted by a driver working for the company, her US-base

Business

Centre puts out price pool norms

The agriculture ministry has come out with draft guidelines of the “Price Stabil-isation Fund” to be made operationalised this fiscal for procurement and distribution of potato and onion.

India

Supreme Court tells search sites to block sex test ads

The Supreme Court on Wednesday restrained Google, Yahoo and Microsoft, search engine websites, from advertising or sponsoring any advertisement relating to sex determination of foetus which would viol

Newsmakers

PIO doctor sued for Joan Rivers’ death

An Indian-origin anaesthesiologist is among five medical personnel who have been slapped with a multi-million dollar lawsuit here in connection with the death of American actress and comedian Joan Riv

Editorial

A Grecian turn

The most common reaction to the victory of the left-wing, anti-austerity Syriza in the Greek elections is that it signals the beginning of the end of the euro.

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Modi art sells for Rs 1.30 crore

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Sweet are the uses of bonhomie. All that jocular stuff between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama during the latter’s visit to India this week was a clincher.

I am happy that we have more tigers today than yesterday. But I am not happy that, as a nation, we are bent on counting tigers and alternately moaning or gloating over it.