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Sahara’s Grosvenor put on sale

In fresh troubles for crisis-hit Sahara, its over Rs 5,000-crore worth Grosvenor House hotel has been put on sale by the lender Bank of China (BoC) after a default, which the group attributed to certa

Aston Martin to introduce luxury SUV

Aston Martin

Aston Martin on Tuesday announced plans for a luxury crossover SUV that may draw more heavily on its partnership with Daimler, as the British sports car maker confirmed moves to raise more capital and

TN’s Nokia unit may restart: PM

Tamil Nadu-based Nokia plant, which was shut down few months back, is likely to start functioning again, Prime Minister Narendra Modi indicated on Tuesday.

‘Need our top game vs India’

West Indies Jason Holder is hit while batting during their Cricket World Cup. (Photo: AP)

Senior West Indies all-rounder Darren Sammy said his team would need to perform out of their skins to beat India in their group league encounter of the World Cup at Waca on Friday.

J&K Portfolios assigned, CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed keeps home

Major portfolios like home, finance and education were on Tuesday allocated to PDP ministers by Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed who will himself hold the charge of Home Ministry

Rains, snow kill four in North India

Incessant rains and heavy snowfall claimed the lives of two Army jawans in Uttarakhand and as many persons in HP, even as the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway remained closed for the second day on Tues

Uddhav Thackeray tries to distance Sena from BMC’s plan

Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday sought to distance his party from a controversial provision in the city’s draft Development Plan, which proposes a substantial hike in the Floor Space I

US intel: No key change in Pakistan approach

A top American intelligence official has said that though Pakistan has improved its co-operation with the US on counter-terrorism, it is unlikely to “fundamentally” change its approach on “certain thi

Elderly woman found buried near Richard III grave

Richard III

A mysterious lead coffin found close to the site of King Richard III’s grave in a car park in UK contains the skeleton of an elderly high status woman, experts say.

Caught in traffic jams, Nitin Gadkari orders study

Frequent traffic jams at Dhaula Kuan, in which Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari often gets caught, has made him sanction a study to find the reasons behind the problem plaguing several parts of

The “Budgetometer” and its elsewhere equivalent played the real hero — caught in between the ecstatic urge to give a 10-plus and the understandably unreasonable rush in search of a negative score, it

Listening to Suresh Prabhu presenting the Railway Budget, I wondered whether he was really promising to bring back the halcyon days of luxury on the rails. But no, he can’t and won’t.