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Pub brawl: Liquor baron’s grandson denied bail

A city court on Thursday dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of Parth Wadia, liquor baron Kishanlal Wadia’s grandson, accused of trying to force his way into a club by assaulting their staff along wi

Sarita Vihar underpass by August end

Commuters’ wait for seamless travel between Kalindi Kunj and Okhla Industrial Area through Sarita Vihar underpass will come to end in the next month.

Serious back problem may have forced Kallis to elude his World Cup goal, says his mentor

'Kallis was having serious problems with his back before he left for Sri Lanka'. Photo: AFP/ File

Though South Africa's retiring all-rounder Jacques Kallis has not admitted, it is likely he may have had back problem which forced him to quit the international cricket, according to Keith Richardson,

Techie murder: Court frames charges against the accused

Esther Anuhya

A sessions court in the city on Thursday framed charges against Chandrabhan Sudam Sanap (28), the accused in the murder of Hyderabad-based software engineer Esther Anuhya and adjourned the hearing to

Locals grieve, perform last rites

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After the disaster in Malin village, locals performed the last rites on at least 18 bodies by noon on Thursday.

Virat Kohli's special dinner date

Virat Kohli apparently dined with England's Ashes winning captain Michael Vaughan. Photo: AP/ File

The Ashes winning England skipper Michael Vaughan revealed that he dined with India’s batting star Virat Kohli on Tuesday at Southampton.

Techie murder: Court frames charges against the accused

Esther Anuhya

A sessions court in the city on Thursday framed charges against Chandrabhan Sudam Sanap (28), the accused in the murder of Hyderabad-based software engineer Esther Anuhya and adjourned the hearing to

Rescue men struggle tirelessly

NDRF, medical officers and the fire brigade pressed into rescue  operations at Malin on Thursday 	— Photos: Rajesh Jadhav

The National Disaster Rescue Force (NDRF), medical officers, and the fire brigade have been working tirelessly without a break at Malin hamlet, which was washed out in a mudslide on Wednesday.

Core infrastructure growth rises to 7.3% in june

In what will signal some revival in economy, core infrastructure sector grew fastest in 9 months at 7.3 per cent in June helped by a low base last year.

Mumbai struggles to stay afloat

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A woman wades through knee-deep water on a street in Mumbai. Heavy rainfall in the city flooded several areas causing traffic havoc and delay in trains. —PTI

Despite being a hack for more than three decades, I am yet to be invited for any political iftar party. Thereby, no one can accuse me of holding a grouse against any leader for not marking an invite to me. Throughout his 13 years as the chief minister of Gujarat, Narendra Modi never hosted one, breaking a tradition that his predecessor Keshubhai Patel followed.

Rarely in a diplomat’s career is one lucky enough to have a posting that is important and interesting, combining the elements of classic diplomacy with the new tools of development diplomacy, new media and social networks. Israel and India established full diplomatic relations just 22 years ago during the time of P.V. Narasimha Rao.