A man searches for bodies of those killed in a landslide at Tingling village in North Bengal on Wednesday. (Photo: AFP)

PM Modi awards a woman with laptop & certificate for working on 'digital inclusion' during launch of Digital India Week — PTI

Swaraj Kaushal

Maggi is safe to eat, says UK food regulator (Representational image)

Lalit Modi says Varun Gandhi offered him deal (Photo: PTI)

Manager of nationalised bank branch delivers priority numbers to pensioners as banks opened for retired to allow them cash —AFP

Congress leaders Digvijay Singh and Mohan Prakash (extreme L) along with other party members. (Photo: PTI)

Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh shows Dholpur Palace issue documents in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Photo: PTI)

International

Greek PM digs in against bailout

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras vowed on Wednesday to push ahead with a controversial bailout referendum despite pressure from European leaders, and urged creditors to accept a fresh reform offer

India

38 killed as rains set off landslides in Darjeeling

At least 38 people were killed in landslides triggered by incessant overnight rains in Darjeeling district in the past 24 hours, swamping homes, washing away highways and throwing normal life out of g

Newsmakers

28 years on, Hassan ex-wife breaks silence on divorce

Ending her 28-year-silence after her bitter divorce with super star Kamal Hassan, Bharatnatyam exponent Vani Ganapathy says her ex-husband could take a leaf out of the books of younger actors.

Editorial

Sugar poses health risks

The findings of the first detailed global research on the impact of sugar-sweetened drinks on public health only reinstate what has long been suspected by doctors, dieticians and nutritionists.

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It was on June 26, 1975, that the Emergency was declared in the country.

The declaration of a state of Emergency in India forty years ago is a matter of debate even now.