Nepalese victims of Saturday’s earthquake lie inside an Indian Air Force helicopter(Photo: AP)

A view of collapsed houses due to earthquake in Madhubani, Bihar (Photo: PTI)

No ‘saffronisation’ of education: Smriti Irani (Photo: PTI)

Courts’ vetting of cases hinder decisions: Finance minister (Photo: PTI)

BCCI’s Anurag Thakur hits back at N Srinivasan

Unconsolable father Gaya Ram reacts as the police retrieve the body of his daughter Prasamsah in Kathmandu (Photo: AFP)

Portraits and a wall clock are seen hanging in the remains of a house damaged in Saturday’s earthquake (Photo: AP)

A helicopter prepares to rescue people from Camp 1 and 2 at Everest Base Camp in Nepal on Monday (Photo: AP)

International

Quake toll crosses 4,000 and rising, many flee Kathmandu

Hundreds of thousands of Nepalis spent another night in the open Monday after a massive quake which killed more than 4,000, as officials warned the final toll could rise sharply and touch 5,000 once r

India

Sukma operation embolden Chhattisgarh police

The April 11 operation by a team of special task force (STF), an anti-Naxal wing of the Chhattisgarh police, in rebel-infested Pidmel jungle in south Bastar district of Sukma has infused confidence in

Metros

Documentary tracks ex-AAP leader’s political journey

It’s the autumn of 2013. A group of Aam Aadmi Party workers are campaigning for the Delhi Assembly elections and in the helm of affairs is Shazia Ilmi.

Newsmakers

Just an hour of TV daily can make kids obese

Kindergartners and first-graders who watch as little as one hour of television daily are more likely to be overweight or obese than children who watch TV for less than 60 minutes each day, according t

Sports

Big Three to hunt for coach

Rahul Dravid (left), Sourav Ganguly and Sachin Tendulkar will be part of a committee to decide on the new coach and support staff. (Photo: Asian Age)

Editorial

Xiaomi’s Tata coup

Industrialist Ratan Tata has created quite a flutter by becoming the first Indian to invest in the cash-rich, fifth-largest smartphone vendor in India, the Chinese $45-billion Xiaomi Corp.

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