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Exclusive! Muzaffarnagar riots: Sahai report absolves UP government, blames others

Sharat Pradhan secures exclusive access to the Justice Vishnu Sahai report and discovers it blames two BJP MLAs, a former BSP MP and his cohorts, local intelligence officials and the media for the......

Why did 65 infants die in Odisha?

'I kept begging the doctors to put my three year old on the ventilator. But the doctors and nurses kept saying no ventilator was available. When the breathing apparatus ultimately became available,......

Tense Eid in Kashmir as clashes break out between youth, police

A teargas shell fired by police explodes during a protest by Kashmiri demonstrators after Eid prayers in Srinagar September. Photograph: Danish Ismail/Reuters On Eid, parts of Kashmir saw clashes......

Pakistan should never consider India weak

'Pakistan's recent utterances and tendency to use pinpricks to try our patience appear reminiscent of 1965. We are a strong nation, emerging stronger,' says Lieutenant General Syed Ata Hasnain......

Sushma and Kerry steer Indo-US ties into strategic gear

Recognising the threat posed by outfits like the Al Qaeda, Lashkar-e-Tayiba and the Dawood Ibrahim network, India and the United States have agreed to deepen cooperation in fighting terrorism and......

India to meet this year's fiscal target? Few factors that favour

Sources say as the finance ministry has pushed various departments to complete their allocated capital expenditure, spending has been frontloaded, in line with the finance minister's stated......

Balance of payments: Why we should not be complacent

Actually, the BoP crisis had been in the making for several years, rues Shankar Acharya It has been just over two years since India suffered a mini balance of payments crisis in the summer of 2013.......

Sensex crosses 27K after 6 weeks, bluechips rule

The 30-share Sensex ended up 103 points to end above 27,000 at 27,036 for the first time since August 21, 2015 and the 50-share Nifty ended up 25 points at 8,177.    Benchmark share......

'Traders may have pocketed Rs 8,000 cr during onion crisis'

Retail onion prices had jumped to almost Rs 70 per kg in many cities in August and September An analysis by the NITI Aayog on this year’s onion crisis shows traders could have milked Rs 8,000......

Adani faces further delays over Australian coal mine permit

A giant coal project under development in Australia by India's Adani Enterprises is facing further delays over environmental permitting, Australia's environment minister said on Tuesday. Australia......

Sevilla hand champions Barca second straight away defeat

IMAGE:: Barcelona’s Luis Suarez (left) reacts along with teammates Neymar JR. (right) and Ivan Rakitic (second left) as Sevilla players celebrate their first goal during the La Liga match at......

Tracing Indian golfing ace Lahiri's phenomenal rise

- The first Indian to compete at the prestigious Presidents Cup in Korea next week, Anirban Lahiri on how he realised his dreams which got ignited only last year. IMAGE: India's Anirban Lahiri......

Mascherano to appear in court on tax fraud charges

Barcelona's Argentina international Javier Mascherano has been ordered to appear in court on October 29 to answer charges of two counts of defrauding the Spanish tax authorities of a total of more......

F1 tweaks 2016 calendar, Indian Grand Prix misses out again!

- A revised provisional calendar with a record 21 races was approved by the governing FIA's World Motor Sport Council at a meeting in Paris on Wednesday. - For the third year in a row, the Indian......

Sri Lanka off-spinner Kaushal barred from bowling doosra

The 22-year-old can continue bowling off-breaks Sri Lanka's Tharindu Kaushal has been barred from bowling the doosra after independent test results showed it was illegal, the International Cricket......
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Some cattle vigilante groups operating in Delhi and neighbouring states

Rashtra Prakash (above, far left), northern region head of the Gau-Raksha Vibhag, with members of his group. We want a Central law against cow... ...
Tales from the Stewart book

Jackie Stewart, 76, is a three-time Formula One champion and former owner, with his son, of the Stewart Grand Prix team. He raced in Formula One... ...
ED, CBI search Bank of Baroda branches for `6100 cr suspected black money transfer

In a joint operation, the Central Bureau of Investigation and Enforcement Directorate on Saturday conducted raids at a North Delhi branch of the... ...
BMW Launches M6 Gran Coupe at INR 1.71 Crore, Ford Launches the Updated EcoSport at INR 6.79 Lacs and Range Rover Evoque Convertible to debut in November

The festivities came in early for us. German auto maker BMW announced the Launch of M6 Gran Coupe in India at INR 1.71 Crore. Renault confirmed... ...
Worst behind us, but bull run not quite here yet

By (Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters) The Nifty closed the week up nearly 3 percent at a... ...

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