RJD chief Lalu Prasad

A vendor sells bananas in a water-logged street in Kolkata on Saturday after heavy rains. — PTI

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

People of Mashal Danga Enclave celebrate with tricolor rangoli near India- Bangladesh border. (Photo: PTI)

File photos of four Indian teachers kidnapped by ISIS. Two of them - Lakshmikant and Vijay Kumar (Top row) have been freed. PTI

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan reacts as a Member shows a document to her in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Rahul Gandhi with the agitating students of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), in Pune. (Photo: PTI)

Police personel stand guard outside Yakub Memon's house in Mumbai on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)


Nexa brand gets luxury hotel touch

Maruti Suzuki on Friday said that its premium showrooms under Nexa brand would give a completely new experience to customers, which is akin to hospitality received at a luxury hotel.


BJP betrayed Bihar on special status promise: JDU

The JD(U)-led secular front leaders on Saturday announced to publically oppose the NDA government's denial of special status category to Bihar.


Court issues arrest warrant for Meera

A Pakistani court on Friday issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against controversial actress Meera, who has also worked in Indian films, over her “illegal and un Islamic marriage”.


Sandhu blows India A away as Aussies script 10-wicket victory

It took only 20 minutes for Australia A off-spinner Gurinder Sandhu (4/76) to polish off the lower-order of India A on the final day to help the visitors post a comprehensive 10-wicket win here at the


Amar Singh, Trinamul sing a new tune

Former Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh is a frustrated man these days. And the reasons are not far to seek.

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Poetry has found new age forms of expression — ‘spoken word’ performances on illness and pain, free verses in Hindi about violence, Tamil rappers ...

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When temperatures in India stay stubbornly stuck above 30 degrees centigrade, you know it’s time to make a getaway to cooler climes. My choice of ...

Lately, I have been feeling that I am part of a dwindling minority that has the ability to differentiate between colours since most people in my city, Mumbai, seem rather deficient in this regard.

Nineteen-year-old Naina was made to take the place of her mother who had died of tuberculosis in 2004.