Dr Arun Sharma, dean of Jabalpur’s NS medical college. (Photo: Twitter/ANI)

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People stand in a queue as they wait to use the ATMs of a bank in Athens. (Photo: AP)

UPSC toppers: Ira Singhal (top left), Renu Raj (top right), Nidhi Gupta (bottom left) and Vandana Rao. (Photo: PTI)

Congress activists burning an effigy of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Bhopal. (Photo: PTI)

First batch of pilgrims proceed towards the Holy Amarnath Cave shrine. (Photo: PTI)

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and Environment and Forest Minister Atuwa Munda. (Photo: PTI)

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar after launching an awareness campaign for Safety in Schools. (Photo: PTI)

International

French vineyards now World Heritage sites

The historic vineyards, wine cellars and Champagne houses where the world’s most famous sparkling wines are produced were listed as a world heritage site by Unesco on Saturday.

India

Medical college dean linked to Vyapam scam found dead in hotel room in Delhi

The Dean of Jabalpur Medical College, suspected of having links to some accused in the Vyapam scam, was found dead under mysterious circumstances at a hotel in south-west Delhi's Dwarka Sunday morning

Metros

Smart taxis will soon make travel cheaper

The city government is planning to introduce “smart comfort taxis” in the national capital that would not only be “eco-friendly” but also a cheaper alternative to autorickshaws.

Newsmakers

Universe may be less crowded than thought

There may be far fewer galaxies further out in the Universe than thought earlier, according to a new study.

Sports

Chance for Ajinkya Rahane to impress

Ajinkya Rahane’s appointment as captain for the tour of Zimbabwe left few people surprised. After all, with M.S. Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and R.

Editorial

Mobile bonanza

Mobile telephony entered a new era this month with number portability becoming a reality, fulfilling the desires of many of India’s 970 million mobile users since 2011, when the first step towards “on

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On the banks of river Godavari, a pilgrimage of a lifetime

When it was observed in this column a month ago that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had suffered a precipitous loss of popularity within one year flat, faster than his predecessors who lasted longer tha

Pamela Hartigan, director of the Schwab Foundation, drew up a list of 10 points common to people who become dissatisfied with the world around them and decide to create their own work.