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Life of an (un)diplomatic Maverick

These documents give the readers a glimpse into Menon’s personal professional and political life.

02 Feb 2020 6:50 AM

Policy continuity key for investments despite change of guard

Thackeray government’s likely review of major infrastructure projects brings to fore need for stable approach.

22 Dec 2019 6:42 AM

Sweden’s royal couple joins beach clean-up

The royal couple is on a five-day official tour of India.

05 Dec 2019 1:42 AM

With 80-hour term, Fadnavis is shortest serving Maharashtra CM

Interestingly, just weeks earlier, he had become the first chief minister after Vasantrao Naik to complete a full five-year term.

27 Nov 2019 2:00 AM

Speaker key to floor test amid defection threats

The anti-defection law, enacted in 1985 to check the menace of “Aaya Ram, Gaya Ram” culture in Indian politics.

25 Nov 2019 6:31 AM


A move from Sharad Pawar’s 1978 playbook

The Janata Party and Peasants and Workers Party backed Pawar, who was sworn in as CM on July 18, 1978.

24 Nov 2019 5:49 AM

Shades of 1985 in 2019 verdict

Thirty-four years later, Mr Pawar took on the combined might of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah.

11 Nov 2019 4:33 AM

The great Indian language trouble

As the World celebrates the International Year of Indigenous Languages, India has a task in hand to preserve its 780-odd indigenous languages.

10 Nov 2019 12:00 AM

India, Taiwan natural partners: Envoy Tien

We are natural partners, since there are no border issues or any serious imbalance in the bilateral trade, says Tien.

25 Oct 2019 11:22 PM

Maharashtra BJP’s ‘unprecedented’ palindrome to success

Fadnavis is on the cusp of an opportunity to shatter state's electoral records.

29 Sep 2019 1:18 AM


Saffron alliance in Maharashtra: A turncoat’s paradise

Politicians these days don’t have to change the colour of their coat before jumping ship.

18 Aug 2019 3:10 AM

‘Disappointed with lack of reforms; govt living in echo chamber’

The government has failed to provide the benefit of the low oil prices in the global markets, says Milind Deora.

04 Aug 2019 5:55 AM

Traffic cops to get high-end masks

The Delhi traffic police failed to provide pollution mask to around 5,000 traffic policemen on outdoor duty in the city even when the city continues to battle with one of the worst air pollution level

09 Nov 2016 5:11 AM

Can’t levy toll on DND, says Allahabad High Court

The Allahabad high court has restrained the Noida Toll Bridge Company Ltd (NTBCL) from collecting toll from commuters on (Delhi-Noida-Direct) DND flyway connecting Noida and South Delhi, bringing reli

27 Oct 2016 2:03 AM

1 killed in low-intensity blast in Old Delhi’s Chandni Chowk, probe on

Initial reports suggest that a bag full of firecrackers might have gone off, killing the person who was carrying it.

25 Oct 2016 12:50 PM


Bhojpuri actor rescued from UP village

A 23-year-old bridal makeup artist, who was abducted on Thursday for a ransom of Rs 2 crore by five men from Southwest Delhi’s Dwarka, was rescued by the Delhi police from Hardoi district in Uttar Pra

25 Oct 2016 11:11 AM

‘Smart policing’ fails to attract real complainants

“Smart policing” by the Delhi police has failed to attract genuine complainants as they could find only 158 genuine complaints out of more than 1,000 calls on their mobile-phone based application, “Hi

22 Oct 2016 1:08 AM

10 Naxals in UP custody, Delhi attack plans foiled

In 12-hour-long operation that began on Saturday evening and ended Sunday morning, the Uttar Pradesh police’s anti-terrorism squad arrested 10 Naxalites along with 125 detonators, explosives and autom

17 Oct 2016 6:46 AM

Police control room to go ‘underground’

Fearing air-borne attacks, Delhi police mooted setting up an underground bunker in the city for emergency communication system during terror attack.

17 Oct 2016 1:20 AM

Spy cameras to monitor prisoners during transit

To provide safe transport to prisoners, the Delhi police will install keyhole-hidden camera in all jail vans.

16 Oct 2016 1:47 AM