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Gandhi family out of Nehru committee

In what can be described as a snub to Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her family, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reconstituted the committee on the commemoration of the 125th birth anniv

Never indulged in sledging, claims Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh also termed Eden Gardens as Lord's of the subcontinent. Photo: PTI/ File

Despite new state-of-the-art stadiums coming up across India, Former Australia captain Steve Waugh still considers Eden Gardens in Kolkata to be the best cricket ground in the sub-continent.

No arrest in Mizoram girl death

A day after 27-year-old woman from Mizoram was found murdered at her house in south Delhi’s Munirka, a panel of doctors conducted her autopsy on Saturday.

Alexandra Goryachkina lifts title in style

The 12th and penultimate round of the World junior chess championship saw Russians rise to the occasion, Alexandra Goryachkina successfully defending the girls’ title, while top seed Vladimir Fedoseev

Gangster held from Dwarka

One of Delhi’s most wanted gangster was arrested on Friday night by the police following a brief encounter in southwest district’s Dwarka area.

Arun Jaitley backs ‘persistent’ position on black money

Refuting criticism that the Narendra Modi government has made a U-turn on disclosing the names of those having black money stacked up in Swiss bank accounts, finance minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday

Civic bodies will be rated to improve performance

To ensure proper accountability and promote competition among municipalities and corporations in implementing welfare programmes, the BJP government is mulling introducing grading system for civic bod

BJP expects to prove PM Modi star power again

Upbeat over exit poll predictions that the BJP would emerge the single largest party in Maharashtra and Haryana, the saffron party is confident that Sunday’s results of the Assembly elections will pro

Flipkart signs India’s largest-ever lease deal

In the largest office leasing deal, homegrown e-commerce giant Flipkart on Saturday agreed to take 3 million square feet of prime office space in Bengaluru from realty firm Embassy group at an annual

Saketh Myneni cruises into final

Saketh Myneni reached his maiden ATP Challenger level singles final after dispatching a surprisingly subdued Ramkumar Ramanathan in straight sets in the Indore Open tournament, on Saturday.

WikiLeaks found-er Julian Assange will get into trouble, potentially a 35-year sentence in the United States, if he leaves the Ecuadorian embassy in London, which he says he would to mend his health a

Five Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commanders including the militant group’s spokesperson Shahidullah Shahid have announced their oath of allegiance to Abu Bakar al-Baghdadi, self-proclaimed caliph