Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP CM candidate Kiran Bedi during an election rally at Karkarduma in New Delhi. AP

Former minister Matang Sinh in Kolkata on Saturday. — PTI

Pieces from the 173-set Nizam jewels.

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.”

International

Power supply cut to Bangladesh PM Khaleda’s office

Bangladesh authorities on Saturday cut the power to Opposition leader Khaleda Zia’s office in an apparent bid to force her to call off a crippling anti-government transport blockade.

India

Chhattisgarh law panel chief in Treadmill row

A treadmill procured by the Chhattisgarh government for the former lokayukta of the state to help him fight diabetes has become a cause of his “serious mental stress” leading to rise in blood sugar le

Metros

Over 8,000 illicit liquor bottles seized

Just a week before Delhi polls, a joint team of Delhi police and Election Commission officials on Friday seized nearly 500 boxes of illicit liquor worth Rs 15 lakhs from west Delhi’s Uttam Nagar area.

Newsmakers

Uncourtly intrigue in Charles’ ‘Wolf Hall’

The royal household of Prince Charles is so rife with infighting and back-stabbing among his staff that it has been dubbed Wolf Hall, a new biography of the prince has claimed.

Sports

Unhappy Dwayne Bravo quits Tests

Just weeks after being dropped from the West Indies’ World Cup squad, a ‘disillusioned’ Dwayne Bravo has announced his retirement from Test cricket.

Editorial

Team India? Where is it?

The Indian team went without a win in the one-day tri-series Down Under, thus ending a generally miserable tour of Australia on the same disastrous note as it had begun.

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Hollywood

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Dining

Anglo Indian cuisine takes tenets from...

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, ...

Visiting the Banaras Hindu University on February 4, 1916, Mahatma Gandhi in his address said: “I visited the Vishwanath temple last evening.

In 2007, when Prime Minister Manmohan Singh began pushing the Indo-US nuclear deal, the entire Opposition objected to it.