Mortal remains of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa were brought to Brar Square, Delhi as nation paid tributes. (Photo: Twitter)

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

Specialised rescue teams carry out the operations to search for the bodies of the soldiers hit by an avalanche, in Siachen

Specialised rescue teams carrying out the operations to search for the bodies of the soldiers hit by an avalanche. (Photo: PTI)

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi shakes hands with Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy. (Photo: PTI)

PM Narendra Modi and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan at the airport in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Senator Bernie Sanders waves to supporters in Concord, New Hampshire, on Tuesday. (Photo: AFP)

A Forest official tranquilising an elephant which went on a rampage in a market area of Siliguri on Wednesday. (Photo: PTI)


70 injured as train derails in Egypt

The accident occurred in Bani Sueif province south of Cairo as the train was headed to the Egyptian capital from the temple city of Luxor.


Delhi BJP to ‘expose misrule of AAP govt’

On the completion one year in power of the Kejriwal government, the Delhi BJP is all set to run a two-day programme on Saturday and Sunday to “expose the total failure and misrule of the AAP governmen


‘Obese British pets fed cake and alcohol’

Takeaway food, cake and even alcohol is helping make British pets dangerously overweight and develop diabetes and heart disease, an animal charity warned on Wednesday.


Will, not miracle, in Siachen

Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad of 19 Madras is battling for life at the Army’s Research and Referral Hospital in New Delhi after being buried for six days under 35 feet of snow at an altitude of over

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