Police personnel in action as Patel community supporters go on a rampage in Surat on Wednesday. — PTI

Massimiliano Latorre and Salvatore Girone

Congress VP Rahul Gandhi meets victims of ceasefire violations by Pakistan during his visit to areas -PTI

Sanjiv Khanna, Indrani Mukherjea and Sheena Bora

Ex-servicemen shout slogans during their agitation for "One Rank One Pension" at Jantar Mantar- PTI

Actor Sanjay Dutt with his wife Manyata and producer Vidu Vinod Chopra at his residence in Mumbai. (Photo: PTI)

Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee President Ajay Maken along with party workers at a dharna at Jantar Mantar. (Photo: PTI)

Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu and MoS for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi. (Photo: PTI)

International

India buys BR Ambedkar London house

Ending months of uncertainty, India Thursday sealed the deal to acquire the ownership of a three-storey bungalow here, where dalit icon and architect of Indian Constitution B.R.

Business

Centre to look into steel woes

The Union minister for steel and mines Narendra Singh Tomar said on Thursday that the government is concerned about the problems being faced by the rubber and steel industry due to the Free Trade Agre

India

BSF, CRPF too push government to grant OROP

Even before the One-Rank-One-Pension controversy for the armed forces dies down, Central paramilitary forces have begun to push the same demand, saying though they are the first line of the nation’s d

Metros

PM Modi to inaugurate Faridabad Metro service on September 6

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to inaugurate the Badarpur-Faridabad extension of Metro services on September 6, Delhi Metro Railway Corporation (DMRC) said on Wednesday.

Newsmakers

Lakme Fashion Week 2015: Winter gets festive for GenNext

One of Indian fashion’s biggest calendar events, the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015, began on Wednesday with an army of fresh designers making their debuts on the ramp.

Sports

All set for grand finale

India will seek to clinch their first series win on Sri Lankan soil in 22 years as they go into the third and final cricket Test against the hosts here on Friday in what promises to be a thrilling due

Editorial

Warning from US horror

If the appalling shooting of two American TV journalists during a live telecast in Virginia wasn’t terrible enough, the horrifying images were uploaded online and stayed for a while before being taken

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