Pakistan Army Chief ally to head ISI

Supreme Court will hear NGO plea on CBI chief

Saurav Ghosal in action against Malaysia's Ong Beng Hee during the men's squash semi-finals in Incheon on Monday— PTI

Union home minister Rajnath Singh inspects a guard of honour during a visit to the BSF headquarters in New Delhi on Monday. PTI

Narendra Modi wants a plan to cut down imports

CBI examines P. Chidambaram wife in Saradha scam

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is greeted by BJP president Amit Shah at the party headquarters in New Delhi. — Pritam Bandyopadhya

Gold medal winner Jitu Rai flanked by the silver and bronze medallists on the podium on Saturday. — PTI

International

General Raheel Sharif’s confidant is ISI chief

Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar, a close confidant of Pakistan’s Army Chief, was on Monday named the new head of the powerful spy agency ISI, enhancing the military’s clout over the embattled governm

Business

Long-term realty prospects are bright

Though long-term prospects of realty sector appear positive with a potential to see trebling of completed space by the next decade, the outlook for next six months of the fiscal continue to remain ble

India

Congress, NCP talk to save tieup

1-day ultimatum to Congress ends; today’s meeting to be final, say insiders

Metros

Brawl at Rajouri pub injures ten

At least 10 people suffered injuries after a scuffle broke out between two groups at a pub in West Delhi’s Rajouri Garden on Sunday night.

Newsmakers

Physicists teleport photons over 25 km

Physicists in Switzerland said on Monday they have succeeded in teleporting the quantum state of a photon to a crystal, in which information transited from light to matter, over a record distance of 2

Sports

Lions skipper Mohammad Hafeez looks at Positives

Lahore Lions may have lost their opening Group A match in the Oppo Champions League Twenty20 to Kolkata Knight Riders here on Sunday but captain Mohammad Hafeez is not entirely worried, and is looking

Editorial

Afghan unity govt must stay the course

After an agonising wait since April, when ballots were cast for the presidency of Afghanistan, we had an answer at last on Sunday which should help our embattled neighbour, in which we have much stake, regain a semblance of balance.

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Kashmir’s history is dotted with natural calamities and man-made disasters. And over the centuries the people of Jammu and Kashmir have perfected the art of rising from the ashes. They have seen famines and epidemics, floods and earthquakes, blazes and mayhem, organised violence and massacres, forced and voluntary migrations, incarcerations and worse.