Sonia Gandhi, Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad Yadav during the Swabhiman Rally at Gandhi Maidan in Patna. (Photo: PTI)

Police seizes a suitcase from residential premises of Indrani and Peter Mukerjea on Sunday. (Photo: PTI)

Indrani Mukherjea, the accused in Sheena murder case, at Khar police station in Mumbai Saturday midnight. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing through "Mann Ki Baat" via All India Radio (Photo: PTI)

Hardik Patel, convener of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) speaks during a press conference, in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI)

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley (Photo: PTI)

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International

Pakistan: No talks unless all issues on agenda

Pakistan’s top diplomat Sartaj Aziz has said that Islamabad will not resume dialogue with India unless all the bilateral issues are put on the agenda.

Business

SBI is keen to invest in financial start-up firm

The country’s largest lender State Bank of India is keen to play a part in the flourishing start-up scene, and is open to invest in a financial sector company which can help in its operations, a senio

India

‘Indira wanted to strike Pakistan nukes’

Returning to power in 1980, the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had considered a military strike on Pakistan’s nuclear installations to prevent it from acquiring weapons capabilities, a declassified

Metros

Arvind Kejriwal seeks PM’s help on power tariff issue

Accusing private power distribution companies of supplying costly electricity to the national capital, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday exhorted Prime Minister Narendra Modi to let the Delhi g

Newsmakers

Vintage styles, modern cuts for brides-to-be

For those who were beginning to feel that there weren’t enough bridal showcases at the Lakme Fashion Week/ Winter Festive 2015, Day 5 had the answers.

Editorial

Base all quotas on economic criteria

After tasting spectacular success in Gujarat, the 22-year old Patidar (Patel) leader Hardik Patel, clamouring for either bringing his prosperous community within the ambit of OBC reservations or scrap

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Here & Now
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Bollywood

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Hollywood

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Art of slowness

The Indian urbanite living life in the fast lane is now embracing the joys of taking it slow

Lost and found in Jordan

Basking in sun and sand, Jordan, even sans greenery, is a soothing sight

As frenzy over a young girl’s presumed murder three years ago gripped the media, I wracked my brains to think if I had ever met Sheena Bora while visiting my son when he lived in Bandra, Mumbai.

A great Zen master, in charge of the monastery of Mayu Kagi, owned a cat, who was the real love of his life.