President Pranab Mukherjee paying homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti to mark the Golden Jubilee of India's Victory. (Photo: PTI)

Sheena Bora

Sheena Bora murder case accused Sanjiv Khanna (face covered) is produced at the Bandra court on Friday. (Photo: Rajesh Jadhav)

Indrani’s son Mikhail Bora at his Guwahati residence. (PTI)

A villager shows the wall of his house damaged due to firing from the Pakistan side at a village in R S Pura Sector. --PTI

Army soldiers conduct flag march in a sensitive area in Surat on Thursday after the incidents of violence. (Photo: PTI)

Rajasthan Congress President Sachin Pilot. (Photo: PTI)

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International

Deadlock over formation of Sri Lanka Cabinet

Sri Lanka’s new government has further delayed formation of the Cabinet beyond the already agreed deadline of September 1.

Metros

Aurangzeb Road to be renamed after APJ Abdul Kalam

Aurangzeb Road in the heart of Lutyens’ bungalow zone will be named after former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam as the New Delhi Municipal Council on Friday agreed to the name change.

Newsmakers

Facebook milestone: 1 billion log on in 1 day

Facebook boasted of a new benchmark on Thursday in its seemingly inexorable march to Internet ubiquity: a billion people used the social network in a single day.

Editorial

Blow the whistle on drugs

All’s well that ends well, they say. It might just apply to the rivalry between Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin, which of late has been unfairly projected as the triumph of good over evil.

Here and Now


Here & Now
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Bollywood

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Hollywood

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Art of slowness

The Indian urbanite living life in the fast lane is now embracing the joys of taking it slow

Lost and found in Jordan

Basking in sun and sand, Jordan, even sans greenery, is a soothing sight

On May 10, 2013, Justice Rajendra Mal Lodha of the Supreme Court said that the Central Bureau of Investigation is a “caged parrot”.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was clearly caught unawares when the agitation launched by Patels to demand Other Backward Class status for their community took a violent turn last week.