AAP leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan during a press conference in New Delhi. (Photo: AP)

A view of the Rashtrapati Bhawan during the global Earth Hour in New Delhi. (Photo: AP)

Indian Space Research Organisation’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle. (Photo: AP)

Saina Nehwal in action against Yui Hashimoto at India Open Super Series (Photo: PTI)

Australia's captain Michael Clarke, left, and New Zealand’s captain Brendon McCullum pose for a photo. (Photo: AP)

President Pranab Mukherjee conferring the Bharat Ratna on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. (Photo: AP)

AAP leaders Prashant Bhushan (left) and Yogendra Yadav during a press conference in New Delhi on Friday. — G.N. JHA

Parliamentary Affairs minister Venkaiah Naidu speaks in the Rajya Sabha in New Delhi. (Photo: AP)

International

UK PM launches re-election bid with health vow

British Prime Minister David Cameron kicked off his re-election campaign Saturday for May’s tight poll by echoing his main rival with a new promise to improve the state-run National Health Service (NH

Business

PM Modi motivates well-off to give up LPG subsidy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday appealed to well-to-do sections of Indian society to voluntarily give up LPG subsidy, so that its benefit could be shared with the poor.

India

Ram Vilas Paswan son launched as ‘dalit face’

Dalit leader Ram Vilas Paswan launches his son as the young dalit face of Bihar, and wants PM Modi to lead the NDA campaign during polls in Bihar.

Metros

Delhi observes 9th edition of Earth Hour

Seeking to spread the message of energy conservation, Delhiites on Saturday joined a billion people in over 6,000 cities across the globe to observe the Earth Hour by switching off their electrical ap

Newsmakers

Alfred Nobel’s will goes on display for first time

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament, which played a pivotal role in Swedish history by creating the now-illustrious Nobel prizes, has gone on display for the first time in Stockholm.

Sports

World Cup 2015: Brothers at World War

Dominant New Zealand will have no fear of the enemy’s den as they take on co-hosts Australia in an intriguing World Cup final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday.

Editorial

The threat of rogue pilots

A sinister new threat to mankind has been spotted. Commercial pilots going rogue and acting like kamikaze pilots are adding a chilling dimension to flying, nullifying all the advances in electronics.

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