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Syrian state-run news agency SANA says the army has killed the military commander of the al-Qaeda-linked Nusra Front. The agency says Abu Hommam al-Shami was killed during a milit...
\"Unfortunate’’ was how the Aam Aadmi Party leader and senior Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan described the decision of the National Executive to remove him from the Political Affairs
The U.S. ambassador to South Korea struggled with pain as he recovered on Friday from a knife attack, while police searched the offices of the anti-U.S. activist who they say slashed the envoy whi...
The clogged waterways of Chennai  (06 March 07:47 am) 
Friends of Chennai, a social initiative of The Hindu, seeks to serve as a vehicle for residents’ hopes and concerns about the city. Today, we focus on the city’s rivers and canals that have turned
Hotel room rates slip  (06 March 07:47 am) 
For the second consecutive year, room tariffs in Asia decline, as per the latest hotel price index of Hotels.com
Cement price touches Rs. 400 a bag  (06 March 07:47 am) 
The price of cement in Chennai has touched a new high of Rs. 400 for a bag weighing 50 kg. Stockists say once increased freight rate for coal and hike in excise duty on cement announced in t...
Decision comes week ahead of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit
In a modern twist on a self-preservation tactic used by cautious kings and pharaohs, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey is having his food tested before he eats — not by a human taster,
‘The government huge potential for a full-fledged Free Trade Agreement,’ says Central Bank Governor
New York City Mayor lists Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha as public holidays, keeps out DiwaliNew York City Mayor lists Eid ul-Fitr and Eid ul-Adha as public holidays, keeps out Diwali
Promises I&B official documentary will not be shown in Indian territory
U.S. ambassador to S. Korea attacked  (06 March 02:47 am) 
Knife-wielding activist slashes Mark Lippert’s face
She \"may have violated federal requirements that officials’ correspondence be retained as part of the agency’s record\".
IAF Jaguar crashes, pilot safe  (06 March 02:47 am) 
A Jaguar fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed at Shahbad Markanda soon after take off on Thursday afternoon. The pilot, however, managed to eject safely.The aircraft, which took...
Process will be completed within a year. says Public Works Minister
The public can invoke its right to know and seek broadcast of the documentary, says expert
‘The Shiv Sena is going national’  (06 March 02:47 am) 
Interview with Aaditya Thackeray, grandson of Shiv Sena leader Bal Thackeray, and head of the youth wing of Shiv Sena
Ban deplores “dismissive, destructive attitude” towards sexual violence
‘Rapist’ lynched  (06 March 02:47 am) 
A mob broke into the central jail in Dimapur, Nagaland, and lynched a rape-accused after dragging him out on Thursday afternoon. The mob also torched vehicles and houses.The deceased was id...
Dalit rape victim ends life  (06 March 02:47 am) 
She was reportedly upset with police for not registering case of gang rape
Sushma in Colombo ahead of Modi visit  (05 March 11:45 pm) 
She will hold discussions on arrangements for Modi’s visit later this month
New links pop up as Centre tries to stop uploaders
Six Indian women make it to Forbes list  (05 March 11:45 pm) 
Forbes recognises 50 powerful businesswomen in Asia, who are driving change across diverse industries.
Go green, new power mantra at Infosys  (05 March 11:45 pm) 
Commits to get cent per cent electricity from renewables.
Additional tax sop and attractive returns will help rope in more investors.