May 1, 2015 6:40 am

Starting from a few hours after the earthquake struck, the Indian relief and rescue effort has been relentless and unflagging.

May 1, 2015 12:55 am

The study on the performance of buildings during the earthquake in Bhuj in 2001 brought out the reasons for their destruction.

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May 1, 2015 12:51 am

AIADMK leaders say that even in the worst case, they expect a smaller punishment from the higher courts for party chief J Jayalalithaa.

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May 1, 2015 6:31 am

2015 is the centenary of the theory of continental drift, the explanation for quakes, including Nepal.

May 1, 2015 1:51 pm

Foreman thinks Saturday’s Mayweather vs Pacquiao bout will be the Fight of the Generation. Here’s why.

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April 30, 2015 6:36 am

The biggest-ever exercise to count the only wild population of Asiatic lions in the world begins on Saturday.

April 30, 2015 1:26 am

Why India’s reported ‘Olympics 2024 bid’ is devoid of sense or logic.

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April 30, 2015 1:12 am

SC on Tuesday stayed proceedings on a breach of privilege motion against Shobhaa De by the Maharashtra assembly. KAVITHA IYER gives the facts.

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October 16, 2015 2:00 pm

Articles 124 and 217 of the Constitution have been subjected to scrutiny and interpretation in the SC.

April 29, 2015 5:42 am

Gujarat Governor O P Kohli last week sent the Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime (GCTOC) Bill, 2015 for the President’s assent.

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April 29, 2015 12:11 am

The new Companies Act mandates Board structures and processes that seek to promote good corporate governance practices.

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April 29, 2015 6:43 pm

The scale of the Trinamool Congress victory is overwhelming. At the same time, the different dimensions of the outcome make the CPM-BJP allegations of “state sponsored terror” hard to substantiate.

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April 29, 2015 12:32 am

‘No 50-storey building in the world has survived a major earthquake, even after adhering to norms’.

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April 28, 2015 1:28 pm

Toll from the Nepal earthquake is past 4,000. Over the last 114 years, 48 quakes have killed 5,000 people or more.

April 28, 2015 12:53 am

Nearly 70 per cent of the global population of 7.2 billion — lack access to safe, affordable surgical and anaesthesia care

April 28, 2015 2:59 pm

Al-Qaeda seeks to stage operations against India and the wider region.

April 28, 2015 12:35 am

Nehru, despite disagreeing with Gandhi on several occasions, was ultimately happy to surrender to whatever Gandhi wanted; Bose was not willing to bend.

April 27, 2015 2:35 am

Delay in appointing the CIC hurts the objectives of both the RTI Act and the PM’s pledge of good governance.

April 27, 2015 2:31 am

What is Minimum Alternate Tax, the MASSIVE demand that the I-T department has slapped on FIIs and FPIs?

April 27, 2015 2:29 am

Microcredit was initially celebrated as a poverty-busting innovation — till, about a decade ago, randomised evaluations began taking some of the gloss off.

April 27, 2015 5:22 am

10 teams, 45 personnel each, of India’s National Disaster Response Force are in Nepal. Their capability and the challenge

April 27, 2015 2:46 am

Just like any other earthquake, neither the timing nor the strength of these aftershocks can be predicted.

April 26, 2015 9:29 am

There were other objections on phraseology, but Article 1.1 ultimately got through in its original form.

April 24, 2015 1:48 am

According to Dr Karan Singh, the Hari-Tara Trust, of which he is trustee, had leased the premises in pursuit of a ‘charitable’ objective, which the Governor’s residence has failed to serve.

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April 23, 2015 8:35 am

Over 1,750 have drowned in the Mediterranean this year, and the final toll could be 30,000. What makes this Sea so deadly?

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April 22, 2015 9:25 am

The Indian Meteorological Department will announce on Wednesday its first forecast for the rainfall the country is likely to receive from June to September.

April 21, 2015 2:10 am

IE explains the process by which the govt classifies information, and the relationship between Official Secrets Acts and RTI Acts.

April 17, 2015 8:36 am

Sushant Singh explains the context and significance of the uranium supply deal that was signed between India and Canada.

April 17, 2015 1:58 am

Chasing a modest 128 vs SRH, RR huff and puff before registering fourth straight win.

April 16, 2015 7:24 am

The CPM is meeting at its 21st Party Congress in Visakhapatnam. At the end of the week, the largest communist party in India will have a new general secretary.

April 14, 2015 3:41 am

The NGT ban on diesel vehicles that are over ten years old in Delhi and NCR has come in for criticism for not giving enough time to vehicle-owners to make a switch.

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April 13, 2015 1:01 am

Newsline explains what subsidy means to a middle class family and how subsidy scheme works.

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April 13, 2015 4:46 pm

Harish Damodaran explains the relationship between El Niño and the Indian monsoon, and the implications for the economy.

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April 11, 2015 8:36 am

Pranav Kulkarni, explains the ongoing negotiations with French defence major Dassault Aviation.

April 10, 2015 3:17 pm

India evacuated 2,280 persons, including 1,764 Indians, from the conflict zone during the 2006 Lebanon War.

April 10, 2015 3:38 am

Amid the ongoing probe, on February 2, Mahindra & Mahindra-owned Tech Mahindra expressed interest in acquiring Satyam.