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Brokers told to have compliance officials

To safeguard Indian markets from money laundering risks, brokers and other intermediaries would need to have designated director for (PMLA) Prev-ention of Money Laun-dering Act compliance by the end

Keeper under scrutiny

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Former Indian wicket-keeping great Farokh Engineer has questioned skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s ploy to stand back against spinner Ravindra Jadeja during the second Test at Lord’s.

My career took off after Perth ton in 1992: Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar during a promotional event in Mumbai on Wednesday. 	— PTI

Once again terming it his best Test ton, batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday said his career took flight following the knock of 114 on a bouncy Waca track in 1992, adding that the innings aga

Lifters look to open account for India

India’s first medal at the 20th Common-wealth Games is expected to come from weightlifting when the competitions begin with the women’s 48kg and men’s 56kg weight categories here on Thursday.

Shuttlers eye repeat of 2010

P.V. Sindhu

Despite star shuttler Saina Nehwal’s last-minute withdrawal, India will look to maintain their impressive run when they begin their campaign against minnows Ghana in the mixed team event of the 20th C

Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal to lead challenge

The six-member Indian squash team, led by Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal, will begin their Commonwealth Games campaign with the singles competition here on Thursday, well aware that they have a goo

Char Dham yatra resumed partially

With the road to Badrinath thrown open by Uttarakhand authorities, the Char Dham yatra partially resumed on Wednesday after it was suspended a week ago due to heavy rains and landslides.

Top Naxal shot dead in Jharkhand

A top Naxal commander and aide of dreaded Maoist leader Kundan Pahan was on Wednesday killed by security forces in a pre-dawn encounter in the forests of Khunti district of Jharkhand.

Drought-like situation in Marathwada, Nashik

With monsoon playing truant in Marathwada and Nashik, a drought-like situation looms over these regions of the state.

See feasibility of declaring it ‘heritage’, state told

Mehrangir bungalow

Centre asks Maharashtra govt to examine Mehrangir bungalow issue

On Friday N.N. Vohra, governor of Jammu and Kashmir, delivered a speech in New Delhi that was notable for its lucid analysis of the inextricably interlinked external and internal security problems and a series of sound suggestions about how to meet the grim challenges this country faces.

One of the most fascinating things about the 21st century is what I call the return of the body to the centrality of things. The body has become the site for all the major dramas — philosophical, political and ethical.