Journalist Akshay Singh’s mother (centre) and relatives break down at his funeral in New Delhi (Photo: Biplan Banerjee)

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan addresses a press conference in Bhopal on Sunday. (Photo: PTI)

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras casts his ballot during the Greek referendum in Athens on Sunday. (Photo: AFP)

PM Modi vows to make India innovation, digital hub

Pakistan PM is likely to meet PM Modi in Russia (Photo: PTI)

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)


Polls show Greeks voted no; will EU exit follow?

Millions of Greeks have voted on Sunday in a crucial referendum that could decide the country’s fate in the eurozone, with two TV polls suggesting a “No” result might prevail.


Second Vyapam-linked death in 24 hours sets off furore

Close on the heels of the mysterious death of TV journalist Akshay Singh, who was reporting on the Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh, the dean of a Jabalpur medical college, said to be probing fake examin


Delhi to vie for Unesco Heritage status in 2016

Delhi withdrew its bid for the Unesco World Heritage City tag this year, but conservators feel “all is not lost” for the historic city and it maybe in the global reckoning next year as the AAP governm


Princess Charlotte christened

Prince William and his wife, Kate Middleton, marked a milestone for their newborn baby Princess Charlotte on Sunday — a christening ceremony on Queen Elizabeth II’s country estate that was steeped in


Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews takes charge

Skipper Angelo Mathews battled his way to an unbeaten 77 as Sri Lanka seized the advantage in the series-deciding third and final Test against Pakistan in Pallekele on Sunday.


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.