Ajay Maken hands over a large wooden plough to party president Sonia Gandhi during a farmers’ rally (Photo: BIPLAB BANERJEE)

PM Modi interacts with senior BJP leaders during the “Garib Kalyan Yojana” in New Delhi on Sunday. (Photo: PTI)

India on recovery path, says Arun Jaitley

CPM begins new era: Sitaram Yechury elected chief

Amit Shah to MPs: Counter opposition propaganda on land bill (Photo: PTI/File)

In this video grab released by the Italian Coast Guard on Sunday, a helicopter and a ship take part in a rescue operation—AFP

PM Narendra Modi is welcomed by Delhi BJP president Satish Upadhyay at Air Force Station Palam, New Delhi. --PTI

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi interacts with farmers outside his residence in New Delhi on Saturday. ----Biplab Banerjee

International

Ties with Rajaratnam not proof of quid pro quo: Rajat Gupta

India-born former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta seeking to set aside his conviction on insider trading charges has said his friendship with jailed hedge fund founder Raj Rajaratnam does not prove

Business

India on recovery path, says Arun Jaitley

Indian economy is now clearly on a recovery path with a 7.4 per cent growth in the first three quarters and the new government is committed to maintain the overall macroeconomic conditions on a sustai

India

Sitaram Yechury's family members were against politics

The family of Mr Sitaram Yechury, who was elected general secretary of the CPM on Sunday, tried to dissuade him from joining politics, but failed.

Metros

‘Aggressive’ Rahul Gandhi addresses farmers

It was an all-out show of strength by the Congress party at Delhi’s historic Ramlila Grounds, where thousands of farmers thronged early on Sunday morning to attend the party’s “Kisan Khet Mazdoor” ral

Sports

Tigers roar to historic series win

Bangladesh clinched their first ever one-day series against Pakistan with a seven-wicket victory in Dhaka on Sunday that gave the hosts a 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

Editorial

Sholay set the tone

It’s truly a sign of the times we live in that action thriller Fast & Furious 7 is a runaway hit in Pakistan while Sholay, the 1975 Bollywood cult classic, is struggling to draw audiences there.

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Watch out for hidden cams

With HRD minister Smriti Irani spotting a hidden camera pointing towards the changing room at a reputed store, women in the capital are taking ...

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