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UP CM Akhilesh Yadav presents the State budget for 2016-17 at Vidhan Sabha in Lucknow. (Photo: PTI)

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. (Photo: PTI)

Smriti Irani condemns protest march in JNU against the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. (Photo: Twitter)

24-year-old Snapdeal employee Dipti Sarna (Photo: Twitter)

Ishrat Jahan, the 19-year-old Mumbai student killed in an encounter by Gujarat police in 2004. (Photo: PTI)

D.G.Vanzara who is on bail in Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case addresses a press conference in Mumbai. (Photo: PTI)

Ishrat Jahan’s mother Shamim Kausar at a conference in Thane on Thursday. (Photo: Deepak Kurkunde)


Iraq set to make bid to retake Mosul from ISIS

Hundreds of Iraqi soldiers have arrived at a northern base over the past 24 hours to prepare for operations to retake the city of Mosul from jihadists, officers said Friday.


Don’t panic, we are still strong: Arun Jaitley

Trying to reassure inves-tors amid biggest weekly drop in Sensex in over six years, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday that investors must keep faith in the “inherent strength” of Indian ec


Coming soon! A spate of movies on Arvind Kejriwal saga

Leaving behind all his contemporaries Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal seems to have become the favourite Indian politician, at least for the country’s filmmakers.


Neem extract may help treat pancreatic cancer

A natural extract derived from the neem tree, commonly found in India, could potentially be used to treat pancreatic cancer without harming normal, healthy cells, a new study has claimed.


Knowledge from darkness

The world of science is agog. Albert Einstein was always right and we can say so with even greater authority now that gravitational waves have been recorded.

Here and Now

Here & Now
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They say it takes a long time to grow an old friend. In the flaky world of Bollywood’s fickle fame, loyalty is at a premium Glory is transient and ...

Bhoramdeo: Chhattisgarh’s hidden gem

Erotica in stone has come to be synonymous with Khajuraho. but how many have heard of Bhoramdeo Temple amidst the verdant Maikal hills of ...

Air power is the most capital-intensive means of war. A modern fighter jet now could cost several hundred crores and the prices seem to be rising exponentially.

I returned to India in August 1946 after serving in Burma and Indonesia during the Second World War.