Gagan Narang won silver medal in the men’s 50m rifle prone

People rush to fill fuel in their vehicles during curfew relaxation in Saharanpur on Monday. — PTI

Students shout slogans against the introduction of CSAT in the civil services. PTI

HC directs CID probe, FIR against TMC’s Tapas Pal

Shreyasi Singh (Left ) won silver in Women's Double Trap while Asab Mohd won Bronze in Men's Double trap

Punam Yadav of India holds the weight as she lifts during the women's 63 kg weightlifting competition

Ravi Katulu won silver medal at Commonwealth Games 2014 in 77kg category weightlifting event

Sikhs block traffic during a protest against the Uttar Pradesh government in Jammu on Sunday. — AP


Bengaluru school reopens after child-rape horror

The school where a six-year-old girl was allegedly raped reopened on Monday, 10 days after it was shut over the outrageous incident that led to severe public protests and prompted the police to issue


Oldest record of near death experience found?

The oldest medical description of a “near-death” experience has been discovered in a report from a French physician in 1740, scientists say.


Proteas draw match, win series

A gritty South African tail fought off Sri Lanka’s spinners to snatch a nerve-jangling draw in the second Test and seal a historic 1-0 series win.Chasing a target of 369, the visitors were reeling at


UP: Crack down hard, or trouble will spread

The festering communal situation in Saharanpur, in western Uttar Pradesh, in which three people were killed on Saturday and around three dozen others seriously injured, brings to mind the ghastly communal violence in Muzaffarnagar, also in the same region, just over a year ago whose polarising political impact was felt across UP — and possibly beyond — in the runup to the Lok Sabha election.

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