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HC stays reservation for Jats, 5 other communities
Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday stayed the reservation for Jats and five other communities provided by the Haryana government under a newly carved Backward Classes (C) category. The......
Served with love: Pakistan food chain offers free meals to Indians
The owner of an American restaurant chain in Pakistan is offering free meals to any Indian visiting the country on a short-term visa, in a novel reaction to reports that a Pakistani family was......
'France is more mercenary than we like'
Despite frequent high-level interactions there has been little traction on substantive issues between India and France, says Mohan Guruswamy. Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is received by......
Make English, not Hindi official language on social media: Jaya to PM
Terming the Centre’s move on use of Hindi as being ‘against letter and spirit’ of the law, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to......
The Tejpal case: Presenting the perpetrator as the victim
What has Tehelka’s greatness to do with an act of sexual assault by its editor-in-chief, asks Shivam Vij Unlike Justice Ashok Kumar Ganguly, c’s defenders cannot cry innocence given......
Skoda Superb diesel's ride quality is phenomenal
The third-generation model is the most flamboyant Superb that Skoda has ever pulled off Ever since the Skoda Superb was introduced in India, it has been the go-to luxury sedan for the elite. The......
Budget 2015: What India Inc expects from Jaitley
Budgetary boost to dairy sector will generate jobsDr R S Khanna, Director, Kwality Expectations from 2015 budget are perhaps the highest from the Modi regime. It is expected to be pro-poor,......
In a first, iron ore mines likely to be put on the block
Karnataka proposes to auction 15 of its Category-C mines to end-users. In what could be a first for the country’s iron ore sector, the Karnataka government is readying an action plan to......
Now, private power firms may shock banks
Lanco Infratech’s recent talks with bankers to get its Rs 9,000-crore (Rs 90-billion) domestic debt restructured might not be a one-off instance of power-business stress leading a company to......
Rasna takes on Tropicana
It had been giving tough competition to Kraft Foods’Tang in the powdered drink segment with its Rs 1 and Rs 2 sachets. And now, Rasna is set to play a similar pricing game with......
Bipasha, Raveena, Sridevi in song!
Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra's Kar Gayi Chull is the latest song to praise Bollywood's heroines. Liked the trailer of Shakun Batra’s dysfunctional family drama Kapoor & Sons? Featuring a......
Sunny Leone: Call me a loser, bad actress, horrible person, anything you want
Fresh on the heels of the success of Ek Paheli Leela, Sunny Leone -- who is taking a break in Los Angeles -- answers the sarcastic dig by Congress politician Abhishek Manu Sanghvi. The......
ICC Test Rankings: Can India displace Pakistan from the top spot?
A win in 2nd Test vs New Zealand in Kolkata, can help India reclaim ICC Test C’ship mace IMAGE: Team India celebrate the fall of a wicket. Photograph: BCCI India have the best opportunity......
Ranji Roundup: Mumbai dismiss Railways for cheap total
IMAGE: Railways's Arindam Ghosh hit a shot against Mumbai at Wankhede Stadium. Photograph: PTI Led ably by Shardul Thakur, Mumbai bowlers put up a much better display than the previous game and......
Ranji Roundup: Hooda 4-wkt haul brings Haryana back into match
IMAGE: Robin Uthappa in action. Photograph: PTI Ashish Hooda scalped four wickets for 39 runs in an impressive pace bowling spell as Haryana came back into their Ranji Trophy Group......
Ranji Roundup: Gurkeerat shines as Punjab thrash Andhra
FILE IMAGE: Virender Sehwag hits out. Photograph: Getty Images Off-spinner Gurkeerat Singh Mann registered his career best bowling figures as Punjab defeated a sorry-looking Andhra by seven......
Ranji Roundup: Mumbai gather three points; UP stun Andhra
IMAGE: Vidarbha batsman Faiz Fazal plays a shot during the Ranji trophy match against Assam at Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium in Nagpur. Photograph: PTI Photos Riding on Shreyas......
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