Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Bhopal on Monday. (Photo: PTI)

PM Narendra Modi with Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mironovich Mirziyoyev at Tashkent International Airport. (Photo: PTI)

Journalist Akshay Singh’s mother (centre) and relatives break down at his funeral in New Delhi (Photo: Biplan Banerjee)

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan addresses a press conference in Bhopal on Sunday. (Photo: PTI)

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras casts his ballot during the Greek referendum in Athens on Sunday. (Photo: AFP)

PM Modi vows to make India innovation, digital hub

Pakistan PM is likely to meet PM Modi in Russia (Photo: PTI)

Dr Arun Sharma, dean of Jabalpur’s NS medical college. (Photo: Twitter/ANI)

International

‘Cigarettes have become more affordable in India’

Few governments levy appropriate tax on cigarettes and other tobacco producers to discourage people from smoking, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Tuesday, recommending that at least 75 per

Business

Sale of Sahara's asset; Supreme Court asks realty firms to show bonafides

The Supreme Court asked two real estate firms engaged in a tug of war over purchasing Sahara Group's over 140 acre land properties in Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh to show their "bonafides" as the mone

India

NIA closure report in 2008 Modasa blast case

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed its closure report in the 2008 Modasa bombing case in Gujarat citing lack of evidence and inability to trace the main culprit.

Metros

Congress protests over lokayukta absence

The Delhi Congress on Monday held a massive protest demanding immediate appointment of Lokayukta by the AAP government in Delhi.

Newsmakers

Lizards changing sex due to climate change

Scientists have confirmed for the first time that sex change in reptiles can occur naturally due to exposure to increased temperatures resulting from climate change.

Editorial

Government on the right path, at last

The developments on Tuesday in which the Madhya Pradesh chief minister agreed to ask for a CBI probe and the Supreme Court admitted pleas to look into the Vyapam scam means things have moved somewhat

Here and Now


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The Maha Pushkaralu

On the banks of river Godavari, a pilgrimage of a lifetime

The latest controversy over Air India reminds me of Singapore Airlines (SIA) dropping out of the bidding in 2001 when the national carrier hoped that partial privatisation would raise enough money to

For rational people, if this breed actually exists other than in the imagination of economists, the most logical way out of the Grexit logjam was for Greece to vote “yes, we can”.