India  /  Published 23.06.19

Storm in Barmer: 14 killed as shamiana collapses

At least 14 people died and over 50 were injured on Sunday when a shamiana (tent) collapsed on them amid a rainstorm during a religious programme in the Barmer district of Rajasthan, Union home minist...
By Our Special Correspondent and PTI in Barmer

Opinion  /  Published 23.03.20

Great loss

Sir — The demise of the legendary footballer and coach, Pradip Kumar Banerjee, has left a void in Indian football. Debuting for the Indian national team in 1955, Banerjee scored 65 goals in just 84 ...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 05.06.19

Chef Jiggs Kalra is no more

Celebrated chef and culinary revivalist Jaspal Inder Singh Kalra, popularly known as Jiggs Kalra, passed away early in the morning on Tuesday. He was 71.Zorawar, the iconic chef’s restaurateur son, ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Hollywood  /  Published 11.03.20

Remembering Max von Sydow

The 6ft 4in, aristocratic Swede’s command of the English language opened up horizons in Hollywood and elsewhere...
By TT Bureau

Opinion  /  Published 21.05.19

How India can reduce child deaths

A progress report does not always bring cheer. A Lancet study showed that death of children under five in India went down from 2.5 million in the year 2000 to 1.2 million in 2015. Unfortunately, this ...
By The Editorial Board


Books  /  Published 16.05.19

Beyond the death penalty

The book, Demons & Demigods, is Aparna Jha’s account of her experience of representing four death row prisoners before the Indian Supreme Court. These convicts enticed their victims with the pr...
By Shreya Rastogi

India  /  Published 04.03.20

Delhi gangrape: Govt moves court seeking fresh execution date

The Delhi government moved a court on Wednesday seeking fresh date for the execution of four convicts in the 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder case.Additional sessions judge Dharmendra Rana directed the...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 30.04.19

In line for Adhir after son loss

A Behrampore homemaker went back to vote for Adhir Chowdhury as her son lay lifeless in hospital, hours after long poll queues had forced her to return home where she had found the young man hanging f...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

India  /  Published 20.02.20

SC questions trial court on issuance of death warrant

The Supreme Court on Thursday questioned the issuance of black warrants for execution of death penalty by trial courts even before the expiry of 60-day time period for filing of appeal by convicts in ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.02.20

Delhi: 5 family members found dead

Decomposed bodies of an e-rickshaw driver, his wife and three children were found inside their house in northeast Delhi's Bhajanpura area under mysterious circumstances on Wednesday morning, police sa...
By PTI in New Delhi


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