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Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, which have the bulk of bauxite reserves in the country in the Eastern Ghats, should allow mining of the ore and setting up of alumina refineries with all envir...
Global chilling  (28 November 04:48 pm) 
Blindsided by a blizzard in Buffalo, neighbouring New York City finds out what winter does to the Christmas trees and strangers on the subway
China has approved five new projects to build new infrastructure worth at least 51 billion yuan ($8.3 billion), the National Development and Reform Commission said on Friday. The projects...
God of all things  (28 November 04:48 pm) 
Once every year, Kerala’s theyyam artists bring the immortals down to earth
Majority report  (28 November 04:48 pm) 
The recent World Hindu Congress in Delhi gave a platform to a few reasonable, and all too many extremist voices
Moshé, Manju, Queen & I  (28 November 04:48 pm) 
2014 threw up three pleasant surprises — entertaining films that tell credible stories of women. That such films are rare is a result of gender politics, not economics
Cochin Shipyard Ltd has launched the twelfth of the 20 Fast Patrol Vessels being built for Indian Coast Guard. The vessel was named ICGS Ankit.  The shipyard has so far delivered 9 v...
Go Sanskrit, yo!  (28 November 04:48 pm) 
How do you say the following in Sanskrit? Take it from the top
Indian shares hit a record high on Friday, rising for the third straight session, led by gains in lenders such as State Bank of India after the Government said it would cut its stake in state-run...
India\'s gold imports could climb to around 100 tonnes for a third straight month in November as dealers buy heavily for fear of curbs on overseas purchases, especially as the wedding season picks...
Got the blues  (28 November 04:48 pm) 
Legendary musician John Mayall, founder of the iconic John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers, turns 81 on November 29. Reason enough for a ‘Blue’ quiz. 1 An easy start — why are the highest...
P.V Sindhu enters semis of Macau Open  (28 November 04:48 pm) 
Defending champion P.V Sindhu continued her good run and entered the semifinals of the women’s singles competition after beating China’s Han Li in three games at the Macau Open Grand Prix Gold
Inability of the Department of Space (DOS) to realise its communication satellites and failure to utilise available satellite capacity led to competitive disadvantage to DoS visa-a-vis foreign sat...
New product for type 2 diabetes treatment  (28 November 04:48 pm) 
Mapmygenome, a molecular diagnostics solutions company, has launched Sugargene, a personal genomics test, that helps understand the genetic risk of type 2 diabetes and obesity. Priced at...
The Government of Mauritius has signed a contract with HAL in its capital, Port Louis, to acquire the HAL-made Dornier aircraft for maritime surveillance to guard its extensive coastline.
The banned band from Mali  (28 November 04:48 pm) 
Bonding over the music they fled their country for, the Songhoy Blues are now playing at an NH7 Weekender gig near you
Script to stage  (28 November 03:50 pm) 
The happy comings and goings at a recent conference
Love in the time of Tinder  (28 November 03:50 pm) 
Indigenous dating apps are giving new agency to young people who now believe romance, and perhaps even happily-ever-after are just a click away
Hyderabad is the second best place in the world that one should see in 2015, according to an international travel publication. The Presidio of San Francisco in the US ranked first on the...
Hyderabad is the second best place in the world that one should see in 2015, according to an international travel publication. The Presidio of San Francisco in the US ranked first on the...
Friday was the ex-date for 5:1 stock split of Godfrey Philips India, reducing the face value of each share from Rs 10 to Rs 2. As a result, shares of the company reduced in value by a fifth from T...
The Gorakhpuri  (28 November 03:50 pm) 
Justice Mohammed Ismail was not merely a former High Court judge at Allahabad. His past was far more complicated
Cracks within  (28 November 03:50 pm) 
A daughter’s brave and harrowing investigation into her mother’s madness
In a filing with the NSE, Bajaj Corp Ltd said that the board of directors (at its meeting held on November 28) has passed a resolution to increase the limit of total holding of all Registered Fore...
Nestle India Ltd in a filing to the BSE said that the company has fixed December 9 as the record date for determining the shareholders entitled for third interim dividend for the year 2014, if any...