Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh speaks in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi . (Photo: PTI)

People of Mashal Danga Enclave celebrate with tricolor rangoli near India- Bangladesh border. (Photo: PTI)

File photos of four Indian teachers kidnapped by ISIS. Two of them - Lakshmikant and Vijay Kumar (Top row) have been freed. PTI

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan reacts as a Member shows a document to her in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Rahul Gandhi with the agitating students of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), in Pune. (Photo: PTI)

Police personel stand guard outside Yakub Memon's house in Mumbai on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

An ambulance carrying the body of Yakub Memon stands at Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Airport to transport Memon's body to Mumbai. -PTI

An ambulance carrying the body of Yakub Memon at Marine Lines on Thursday. (Photo: Debasish Dey)

International

‘Migrant bids to reach UK down considerably’

The French police said on Saturday that some 300 migrants in Calais attempted to reach Britain via the Channel Tunnel overnight, a significant drop from previous nights as the security presence is bee

Business

Nexa brand gets luxury hotel touch

Maruti Suzuki on Friday said that its premium showrooms under Nexa brand would give a completely new experience to customers, which is akin to hospitality received at a luxury hotel.

Newsmakers

Court issues arrest warrant for Meera

A Pakistani court on Friday issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against controversial actress Meera, who has also worked in Indian films, over her “illegal and un Islamic marriage”.

Sports

Round three to England

Ian Bell guided England to an eight-wicket victory over Australia in the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston on Friday to put the hosts 2-1 up in the series with two matches to play.

Editorial

Amar Singh, Trinamul sing a new tune

Former Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh is a frustrated man these days. And the reasons are not far to seek.

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