Journalist Akshay Singh’s mother (centre) and relatives break down at his funeral in New Delhi (Photo: Biplan Banerjee)

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan addresses a press conference in Bhopal on Sunday. (Photo: PTI)

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras casts his ballot during the Greek referendum in Athens on Sunday. (Photo: AFP)

PM Modi vows to make India innovation, digital hub

Pakistan PM is likely to meet PM Modi in Russia (Photo: PTI)

Dr Arun Sharma, dean of Jabalpur’s NS medical college. (Photo: Twitter/ANI)

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People stand in a queue as they wait to use the ATMs of a bank in Athens. (Photo: AP)


Co-founder, namesake of ‘Burt’s Bees’ dies at 80

The unconventional US beekeeper who co-founded Burt’s Bees, a global line of natural beauty products whose packaging features his iconic face and scraggly beard, died Sunday at 80, the company said.


Tech-enabling kirana stores solve woes

Failure is the stepping stone to success and Kiran Gali, founder and CEO of NumberMall, is an ideal example of this.


2 e-visas in one year to traveller

Top MHA officials said foreigners with specific business interests, which demand long periods of stay and repeated visits, will need to apply for specific “business visas”.


Aadhaar-linked attendance system in hospitals

To check unauthorised absence and non-punctuality of doctors and other staff in hospitals, the city administration is contemplating putting in place an Aadhaar-enabled biometric attendance system in a


Lizards changing sex due to climate change

Scientists have confirmed for the first time that sex change in reptiles can occur naturally due to exposure to increased temperatures resulting from climate change.


Credibility crisis

The corruption watchdog Lokayukta is facing a grave crisis of credibility in Karnataka.

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The Maha Pushkaralu

On the banks of river Godavari, a pilgrimage of a lifetime

The latest controversy over Air India reminds me of Singapore Airlines (SIA) dropping out of the bidding in 2001 when the national carrier hoped that partial privatisation would raise enough money to

For rational people, if this breed actually exists other than in the imagination of economists, the most logical way out of the Grexit logjam was for Greece to vote “yes, we can”.