2014 Commonwealth Games Glasgow Day 2 Live Blog: All Eyes on Shooters; Weightlifting, Judo Likely to Boost India Medal Tally

Day 2 of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Friday will see medals at stake in five disciplines, including judo, weightlifting and shooting. India made a rousing start...

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Crunch Time for Gaza Truce Talks as Death Toll Passes 800

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pressed regional proxies to nail down a Gaza ceasefire on Friday as the civilian death toll soared, threatening to spread Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed to...

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Pakistani Diplomat Summoned Over 26/11 Trial

India has lodged a strong diplomatic protest against the reported adjournments of the ongoing trial in Pakistan of those accused of the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai, said government sources...

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Smaller Cities Trump Metros in Property Price Rise

The housing price index shows that in Delhi NCR region prices fell 1.5 per cent in January-March 2014 compared to last year. In Bangalore, prices also showed a decline...

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Pakistani Deputy High Commissioner Summoned Over 26/11 Trial: Sources

India has lodged a strong diplomatic protest against the reported adjournments of the ongoing trial in Pakistan of those accused of the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai, said government sources...

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Author Dinanath Batra, Who Got Book Pulped for ‘Insulting Hindus’, Now In Gujarat School Course

An activist-author who was widely criticized for having American scholar Wendy Doniger’s book pulped on grounds that it insulted Hindus, will soon be part of the reading list in...

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Civil Service Aspirants Intensify Protest Against ‘Language Bias’ In Exam

Hundreds of civil service aspirants are protesting in Delhi over an aptitude test that they believe gives an unfair advantage to students who have studied in English.

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Lifters Sukhen, Sanjita Win Gold as India Make Rousing Start

India began their Commonwealth Games 2014 campaign with a bang, winning seven medals on the opening day at Glasgow.

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Opinion: Ab Ki Bar, Confused Sarkaar

Deeply mixed signals on Gaza conflict, writes Shashi Tharoor

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Australia to Ship Tamil Asylum Seekers to Its Mainland: Report

Australia will transfer 157 Tamil asylum seekers it has been holding at sea for nearly a month to a mainland detention centre, a government source told Reuters on Friday,...

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