Roads bear a deserted look as the Telangana Government begin the 'Intensive household survey' a day early in Hyderabad -PTI

Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani at the Pakistan high commission in New Delhi on Tuesday. -Pritam Bandyopadhyay

PM Narendra Modi is received by Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda at Kaithal on Tuesday. — PTI

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan addresses the house during the budget session in New Delhi on Wednesday. -PTI

Court orders Irom Sharmila freed from jail after 14 years

Ravi Shastri put in charge, Fletcher sidelined

Prime Minister Narendra Mod addressing at the foundation stone laying function -PTI

Samajwadi Party President Mulayam Singh Yadav exchanges greetings with party's expelled leader Amar Singh -PTI

International

Pakistan Supreme court summons Imran Khan, Qadri

Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Wednesday summoned Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) leader Tahirul Qadri to appear on Thursday as the court believed their mas

India

Mobile towers in 9 Naxal-hit areas

The government on Wednesday approved the long-pending proposal to install mobile towers in nine left-wing extremism (LWE) affected states by BSNL at cost Rs 3,216 crore under the Universal Services Ob

Metros

Delhi University to monitor social media campaigns

Ahead of the elections on September 12 for the Delhi University Students’ Union (Dusu), the Delhi University is gearing up to monitor the social media campaign and activities of students’ wings of var

Newsmakers

Brain training may help people multitask better

Cooking while having a conversation, watching a movie while browsing the Web, or driving while listening to a radio show — scientists have now identified the brain area that allows you to multitask.

Sports

‘Don’t blame IPL for debacle, says Unmukt Chand

Twenty20 cricket, especially the Indian Premier League, has become hugely popular in recent times, but former India U-19 skipper Unmukt Chand feels that being a part of the longest version of the game

Editorial

Seeking people’s ideas worth a try

Let the ideas flow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday as he invited citizens to give their views on the architecture of the body that is proposed to replace the Planning Commission. It reminds one of the call to “let a hundred flowers bloom” by the former Chinese leader Mao Zedong.

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“It will have blood; they say, blood will have blood.”The line from Shakespeare’s Macbeth might easily have been written about the legacy of World ...

A political party which seeks a text book start often remains superficial, pretending that the preamble or the introduction remains the real thing. For a party that created a great propaganda machine to devastate the Congress during the election, the Bharatiya Janata Party regime has little to say.

The Narendra Modi government approaching the 100-day mark demands an assessment of its performance. A national television channel even arranged, more a boxing match than a debate, a programme on whether Mr Modi’s foreign policy is continuity or radical change.