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Officer hides loss of wireless set

In a major security lapse by an assistant director of Rajya Sabha security, a wireless set, meant to monitor VVIP movements, including that of the Prime Minister, remained untraced until a passerby fo

BP slashes KG value by $770m

BP plc has written down the value of its shareholding in the eastern offshore KG-D6 block by $770 million dollar following a lower-than-expected gas price hike which it saw as a transition to market-b

China warns India over oil deal

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung held talks on Tuesday to further strengthen strategic ties between the two countries, India and Vietnam signed

Manohar Parrikar tipped for Cabinet?

Manohar Parrikar tipped for Cabinet?

With talk of a Cabinet expansion doing the rounds, there is speculation Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar and former Union finance minister Yashwant Sinha’s son Jayant Sinha, Hazaribagh MP, could be

Marlon Samuels maintains he was against pull-out

Dwayne Bravo and Marlon Samuels

Samuels disagreed with Bravo’s statement that he had given consent to standing by “any decision taken by the team. He added that he was against pulling out of India tour.

Central take on fiery South in summit clash

The spotlight will be on two batsmen in particular Naman Ojha of Central Zone and South Zone’s Robin Uthappa — when the two sides lock horns in the final of the Duleep Trophy that gets under way at th

Key plotter hid in Birbhum for four days: NIA

In what may cause major embarrassment to the Mamata Banerjee government, the NIA probe into the Burdwan blast case has revealed that the alleged mastermind of the terror plot Sheikh Kausar was hiding

Curfew relaxed in Trilokpuri, government says no shortage of essential goods

People come out of their houses after curfew was relaxed for a few hours in Trilokpuri on Tuesday. 	— PTI

Tension prevailed in Trilokpuri on Tuesday even as the Delhi police relaxed curfew restrictions for three hours in the afternoon. The relaxation timings are likely to be extended on Wednesday.

Can play as batsman if not a keeper: Naman Ojha

Naman Ojha is certainly back on the national selection committee’s radar after four centuries in his last five first-class innings, including two double hundreds but he rules out any competition with

Arunachal will see repeat of Kargil, warns minister

An Arunachal Pradesh minister on Tuesday warned of a “Kargil-like” situation in the border state as he spoke of a lack of development forcing locals to migrate away from far-flung areas and giving Chi

Now that the protests are fizzling out, it’s worth asking what exactly they managed to accomplish. I see two major effects.