Vibrations were also felt in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Bengal. (Photo: Twitter)

Rajnath Singh with Nitish Kumar on an aerial survey in Patna, Bihar on Friday. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a conference on National Panchayati Raj Day 2015 in New Delhi on Friday. (Photo: PTI)

This screen grab taken from a video released on Friday by the Italian police shows. (Photo: AFP)

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

Separatist Leader Masarat Alam. (Photo: PTI/File)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hand with Attorney General of India Mukul Rohatgi. (Photo: PTI)

Combo- Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia looking at a farmer who attempted suicide. (Photo: PTI)

International

Clegg rules out coalition with SNP

Nick Clegg, leader of Britain’s Liberal Democrats and potential kingmaker in next month’s general election, on Saturday ruled out a coalition with Labour if it required support from Scottish nationali

Metros

AAP in damage control mode: Tears, aid flow

Doing damage control, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) representatives, including senior leader Sanjay Singh, visited the family of Gajendra Singh, the farmer who committed suicide at the party’s rally on Wednes

Sports

Kolkata Knight Riders begin life without Sunil Narine

Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will be in a tight corner without their ‘mystery spinner’ Sunil Narine, reported for chucking, as they gear up to face Rajasthan Royals in the IPL, here on Su

Editorial

Help transgenders

In a rare show of unity in a historically disparate Rajya Sabha where the ruling alliance is not in a majority, a private member’s Rights of Transgender Persons Bill of 2014 was passed promising equal

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“An insult should be true to bite Facts are heavy, fantasies light — A truth is heavier than a lie Hush, my darling, don’t you cry…”

Earlier this month it was announced that Amaravati will be the new capital of what some have disparagingly called, “the rump state of Andhra Pradesh”. This will not be just any old capital city.