Former Union Minister Jayanthi Natarajan addressing a press conference in Chennai on Friday. Photo: PTI

‘Deeply pained’, says dismissed foreign secretary Sujatha Singh

BJP asks 120 MPs to join battle in Delhi(Photo: PTI)

S. Jaishankar takes charge at South Block, and says: “My priorities are the government’s priorities.”

PM Modi for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra?

Delhi's BJP chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi. (Photo: PTI)

PM Narendra Modi and Army Chief Gen. Dalbir Singh Suhag (right) during the Prime Minister’s NCC rally in New Delhi.

U.S. President Barack Obama interacts with the audience after delivering a speech at the Siri Fort Auditorium. AP

International

Malaysia says MH370 an ‘accident’

Malaysia on Thursday formally declared the passengers and crew of missing flight MH370 to be presumed dead, a step that it said opens the door for compensation payments but which was angrily rejected

India

Congress on offensive to defend Rahul Gandhi

Former Union environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan on Friday dealt a deadly blow to an already struggling Congress by quitting the party after making damning allegations against party vice-president

Metros

Parents chop alcoholic son into pieces, held

In a shocking case, parents of a 27-year-old man have been arrested by the Delhi police for murdering their son in southeast Delhi’s Jaitpur area.

Newsmakers

‘Infants learn in sleep too’

While infants sleep they are reprocessing what they have learned, a new study has found.

Working with researchers from the University of Tubingen, scientists from the Max Planck Institute for

Sports

Can South Africa shed chokers’ tag?

After a gap of 23 years, South Africa are back to where it all began for them in the 1992 World Cup Down Under. Can they break the Cup jinx? Can they finally shed their “chokers” tag?

Editorial

Afghan divergence

There is a clear divergence between the strategic positions India and the United States have taken on Afghanistan, which has widened more now that the US has described the Afghan Taliban as “not a ter

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Modi art sells for Rs 1.30 crore

NaMo is the buzz in the art world after an artwork titled ‘Om Namo Shivay’, created by artist Satish Gupta in collaboration with PM Narendra Modi, ...

Never mind if it was divine intervention or crafty cunning.

On the first day of American President Barack Obama’s visit to India, the two most commonly used words were chemistry and optics.