Sunday, Sep 25, 2022

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Authors, publishers collaborate to make quarantine fun for kids

March 30, 2020 12:45 pm

While parents discharge their professional duties, children can be kept delightfully engaged.

Law for bad behaviour

February 21, 2014 11:05 pm

Section 295A of the IPC opens the door for bullies to walk in

The regressive state

February 20, 2014 8:52 am

Don’t blame the mob when a book is pulped or withdrawn. Ask why the state sanctions a spurious hierarchy of hurt and injury.

Latest News

How Elon Musk dominates everyday conversations and social-media feeds of his Indian fans

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:16:56 am

Students, fresh graduates, entrepreneurs, IT professionals, gym trainers. Meet the followers of Tesla chief, space entrepreneur and the world’s richest man, Elon Musk

State govt had no role in getting UNESCO tag: Meenakshi Lekhi; TMC hits back

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:13:36 am

Lekhi attended a cultural event at the Indian Museum, where the Centre felicitated 30 artisans and artists — including ‘dhakis’, idol makers, pandal makers and others associated with the Durga Puja festival — to mark the achievement.

Kerala tribal youth lynched: A mother’s long, weary road to justice

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:12:44 am

Four years after Madhu, a tribal youth, was lynched for allegedly stealing rice at Attapadi in Kerala, the trial in the case began earlier this year. But for his mother Malli, it’s a long, weary road to justice. Last week, the 22nd of 27 witnesses turned hostile

Nabanna march violence: BJP panel seeks CBI, NHRC probes, TMC cries foul

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:12:43 am

The BJP's five-member fact-finding committee, which was appointed to study alleged police atrocities on the party's workers during its recent march to state secretariat, on Saturday submitted its report to BJP national president JP Nadda and demanded that the CBI and NHRC should probe the violence.

IndiGo: Welcome competition; good time to expand our network

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:04:49 am

Last month, Air India had a domestic market share of 8.5 per cent, while IndiGo’s was 57.5 per cent, according to data released by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA).

A Letter from Jodhpur (Rajasthan) | ‘Even if he steps down, he will decide what changes’: On Gehlot’s turf, quiet confidence

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:03:12 am

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot’s possible election as Congress president is expected to set off a political churn in Rajasthan, where he is locked in a long-standing tussle with Sachin Pilot. Hamza Khan travels to Gehlot’s constituency in Sardarpura, Jodhpur, where his supporters hope for continuity.

Bilkis case convict challenges plea against remission: ‘petitioners have no ties to case’

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:02:10 am

Shah was among 11 convicts in the Bilkis Bano case of gangrape and murder who were released by the Gujarat government on August 15 under its 1992 remission and premature release policy for life-term convicts after he moved the Supreme Court.

Under the weather

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:01:12 am

Part of road caves in, subway is flooded and wall collapses as Gurgaon records rain through the day

Woman says clothes torn at Delhi club, management denies

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:00:28 am

Chandan Chowdhary, DCP (South), said that at 2.14 am on September 18, a call was received at Kotla Mubarakpur thana police station regarding alleged misbehaviour with a woman at a club.

A hospital’s journey: From tales of a disappearing saint to mutiny of 1857

Updated: September 25, 2022 7:00:05 am

The hospital is placed on a small hilltop in Delhi’s Malkaganj, surrounded by Kamla Nehru Ridge from three sides. It is one of three ‘attractions’ on the hilltop, the other two being Pir Ghaib Hunting Lodge and Observatory and a Baoli.