Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP CM candidate Kiran Bedi during an election rally at Karkarduma in New Delhi. AP

Former minister Matang Sinh in Kolkata on Saturday. — PTI

Pieces from the 173-set Nizam jewels.

Former Union Minister Jayanthi Natarajan addressing a press conference in Chennai on Friday. Photo: PTI

‘Deeply pained’, says dismissed foreign secretary Sujatha Singh

BJP asks 120 MPs to join battle in Delhi(Photo: PTI)

S. Jaishankar takes charge at South Block, and says: “My priorities are the government’s priorities.”

PM Modi for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra?

International

‘Barack Obama to meet Dalai Lama at prayer’

US President Barack Obama and the Dalai Lama are scheduled to attend the US national prayer breakfast in Washington next week, but it was unclear if they will have a private meeting like one last year

India

Three year old found hanging from tree

A man was picked up by the police in Madhubani district after a three-year-old girl was found hanging upside down from a tree.

Metros

‘Govt of dharnas’ will stall Delhi’s development: Amit Shah

Hitting out at Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party, BJP chief Amit Shah on Saturday asked people of Delhi not to choose a “government of dharnas” else the Centre would not be able to develop the natio

Newsmakers

Uncourtly intrigue in Charles’ ‘Wolf Hall’

The royal household of Prince Charles is so rife with infighting and back-stabbing among his staff that it has been dubbed Wolf Hall, a new biography of the prince has claimed.

Sports

Michael Clarke slams fifty, hopes to be fit for World Cup

Australia’s World Cup captain Michael Clarke struck a fine half-century in a Sydney Grade match for Western Suburbs as the premier batsman races ahead of time to be fit for the 50-over showpiece event

Editorial

Afghan divergence

There is a clear divergence between the strategic positions India and the United States have taken on Afghanistan, which has widened more now that the US has described the Afghan Taliban as “not a ter

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Hollywood

Singer Christina Aguilera says looking...

Dining

Anglo Indian cuisine takes tenets from...

Modi art sells for Rs 1.30 crore

NaMo is the buzz in the art world after an artwork titled ‘Om Namo Shivay’, created by artist Satish Gupta in collaboration with PM Narendra Modi, ...

“Ugliness is in the eye of the beholder But may also be in the looking glass; Vanity thinks it will never grow older And yet that judgment will come to pass!”

US President Barack Obama’s visit to India may be over, but controversies swirl ranging from the cost of the pinstripe button-up suit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to what exactly has been the solut