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)

Frederick Forsyth

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

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

Give banks a break

The government should lose no further time in keeping its commitment to pay nationalised banks their commission for undertaking its social agenda through the Jan Dhan Yojana, Direct Benefits Transfer

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Here & Now
Gokul Gopalakrishnan

Hollywood

Mariah Carey is all set to join the...

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

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

To understand the Patidar, or Patel, stir in Gujarat, let us look at the background.