Manifesto promises to make Parliament work

India, April 14 -- Normally I would not write about political manifestos. Most of the time neither the party nor the voter takes them seriously. But there's a clause in the Congress's manifesto concer... Read More

The atheist scientist who discovered God particle

India, April 14 -- In the zoo of elementary particles which make up our universe, there is only one particle named after a person. Peter Higgs, after whom the eponymous Higgs boson is named, passed aw... Read More

Is there an Indian approach to ageing?

India, April 14 -- When I read the recently released Lancet study that says we are all going to live longer, my first thought was, "Now what?" Sure, we are trying our best to stave off the ills of age... Read More

Ink that protects the sanctity of elections

India, April 14 -- On the eve of elections to the Lok Sabha, it is natural - and desirable - to think of the first general elections that took place in India, between October 1951 and February 1952. T... Read More

Electoral bonds proof of BJP's corruption, our fight to save Constitution, says Akhilesh

MEERUT, April 14 -- In his second rally in the region of Uttar Pradesh where elections are due on April 19, Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav claimed that this time it was a fight between those... Read More

Country will always remain grateful to Sikh Gurus for sacrifices: Yogi

Lucknow, April 14 -- Chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday described the sacred festival of Baisakhi as a source of new inspiration and light, marking the foundation day of the Khalsa Panth. He ... Read More

Exams from Monday, students still awaiting admit cards

PRAYAGRAJ, April 14 -- Prof Rajendra Singh (Rajju Bhaiya) State University (PRSU), Prayagraj, has withheld admit cards for around 10,000 students from its 26 affiliated colleges spread across the dist... Read More

Ex-CM Nath missing from poll buzz since Dec defeat

Bhopal, April 14 -- Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath, under whose leadership the party contested the December assembly polls, has missed key events during his party's Lok Sabha campaign... Read More

At the halfway mark, Gukesh and Pragg emerge as true Candidates

Bengaluru, April 14 -- Seven rounds have been played at the Candidates tournament. Seven more to go. In a tournament where only finishing first matters, players are now expected to shift gears, adjust... Read More

As campaign heat rises, poll pitch for subtle polarisation gets intense in west U.P.

Lucknow, April 14 -- With less than a week to go for the first phase of Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh, contentious issues are coming to the forefront of the campaign rhetoric in the state's wes... Read More