Citizenship Act protests: Schools to be shut in parts of Delhi

New Delhi: Violence broke out in southeast Delhi following a clash between police and Jamia Millia Islamia students who were protesting against the amended Citizenship Act, on Sunday (December 15).

Cong does what Pak has been doing for long: Modi on anti-CAA protest

Dumka: Claiming that the recent ...

Hetmyer-Hope snatch away hope from Men in Blue in first ODI

Chennai: Youngster Rishabh Pant has been compared to Mahendra Singh Dhoni more often than expected, however, during the first ODI against West Indies, the Delhi boy struck his maiden half-century at former skipper's spiritual home in Chennai on Sunday (December 15).

CAA protests, voter fears force NDA allies’ U-turn

Class war cinema — exposing the ugly face of the world

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CAA protests, voter fears force NDA allies’ U-turn

Gandhi, Savarkar, Jinnah, Vinci: Naam toh suna hoga

Marina fishermen fear forceful eviction

Parliament’s Winter session ends leaving Northeast in chaos




State of the Nation

TN politicians silent over auction of Panchayat president post

Within a week after announcing the local body polls for the village panchayats in Tamil Nadu, the practice of auctioning the post of president of village panchayats is once again back in the state, killing the very spirit of grassroots level democracy.

Prashant Kishor’s I-PAC teams up with AAP ahead of Delhi polls

New Delhi: In the run-up to the Delhi assembly elections early next year, Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday (December 14) announced that Prashant Kishor-led political consultancy firm I-PAC has come on board with the party.

Amul, Mother Dairy hike milk prices in Delhi-NCR, effective from Dec 1...

New Delhi: Leading dairy producer Amul and milk supplier Mother Dairy on Saturday (December 14) announced an increase in milk prices in Delhi-NCR due to a reduction in supply and increase in procurement costs. The new prices will be effective from Sunda...

SpiceJet grounds three B737 freighter planes

No-frills carrier SpiceJet on Friday (December 13) said it has grounded three Boeing 737 freighter aircraft due to a “potential defect.” The move follows an advice from Israeli Aerospace Industries (IAI), which had converted these planes into...

Government to disinvest from Shipping Corporation of India

New Delhi: The minister of state for shipping, Mansukh Mandaviya, told the Lok Sabha on Thursday (December 12) that the government has decided to divest from the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI). Answering to question raised by Mimi Chakraborty and S...

Mahindra says entering commuter 2-wheeler sector was a mistake

Mumbai: Anand Mahindra, the chairman of the homegrown auto group Mahindra & Mahindra, on Wednesday (December 12) admitted that entering the commuter bike segment more than a decade ago was a failure on the part of the group. The group entered two...

Industrial production declines by 3.8% in October

Industrial production shrank by 3.8% in October, mainly due to poor performance by power, mining and manufacturing sectors, according to official data released on Thursday (December 12). Factory output, as measured in terms of Index of In...

Retail inflation shoots to 3-year high of 5.54% in November

Retail inflation rose significantly to over three-year high of 5.54% in November, mainly on account of higher food prices. The inflation based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 4.62% in October, and 2.33% in November 2018. As per the data rel...

Infosys faces class action lawsuit in US for false financial statement...

Mumbai: The Schall Law Firm, a shareholder rights litigation firm based in Los Angeles has announced the filing of a class action lawsuit against Infosys Limited. According to the complaint, Infosys made false and misleading statements to the market ...

Non-payment of GST dues by Centre put states in a spot

New Delhi/Chennai: Ahead of the crucial Goods and Services Tax (GST) meet on Wednesday (December 18), all non-BJP states warned the Centre that it may knock at the doors of the Supreme Court if their dues aren’t cleared. States like Kerala, West Bengal, Punjab, De...

CAB stokes fears, Assam burns again

Citizenship bill passed, but questions remain

Spy satellite launched on PSLV’s 50th flight

Regional parties expose their opportunism in Citizenship Bil...

Ricardo’s secret to reducing onion prices

Defectors win it for BJP; now fight is for ministers’ ...

Australia thrashes New Zealand in first Test by 296 runs

Perth: Australia recorded one of their biggest wins over New Zealand on the fourth day of the first Test at Perth Stadium on Sunday (December 15).

Momota caps stellar year with 11th badminton title

Shanghai: World number one Kento Momota fought back from a game down to win his 11th badminton title of the year Sunday with victory at the BWF World Tour Finals.

Hetmyer-Hope snatch away hope from Men in Blue in first ODI

Chennai: Youngster Rishabh Pant has been compared to Mahendra Singh Dhoni more often than expected, however, during the first ODI against West Indies, the Delhi boy struck his maiden half-century at former skipper's spiritual home in Chennai on Sunday (December 15).

New South Africa coach ready to talk AB de Villiers out of retirement

Johannesburg: South Africa's run-machine AB de Villiers might return to the national squad ahead of next year's T20 World Cup as the newly-appointed head coach Mark Boucher has expressed his ideas to persuade a few recent retirees.

2020 Tokyo Olympics to be held in special heat-busting stadium

Tokyo: The stadium, which has five floors above ground and two below, has greenery planted on the decks to provide shade from the scorching summer sun.


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Vaping leaves e-cigarette user with rare form of lung scarring

Los Angeles: An e-cigarette user has been diagnosed with a rare form of lung scarring which is usually seen in metal workers, according to a study.

Breast milk may help prevent heart disease in premature babies: Study

Early use of breast milk ...

Paleo diet may help you knock off weight, but is it sustainable?

Chennai: Though the paleo diet is believed to be beneficial by many, nutritionists are cautious about it. One should ask themselves what they are going to do with the diet system after achieving their goal of weight loss, said Sudha Vasudevan, a senior scientist.

Water bells in schools don’t help without infrastructure in place

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Belly fat cells may be targets for age-related diseases: Study

New York: Some types of belly fat a...


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HRD Ministry defers decision to hike MTech fee in IITs

The HRD ministry has defe...

Is playback theatre changing teacher-student relationship in Khammam?

For years, Jarpala Kumar ...

Vice President laments poor world ranking of Indian varsities

Pune: Vice President M Venkaiah...

Not possible to have uniform education syllabus, says HRD minister

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UK varsity explores potential Indian entrance tests for admission

Indian students planning ...