India  /  Published 13.11.18

Cop wanted for murder kills himself

A Kerala police officer facing impending arrest on the charge of pushing a man to death after a parking brawl was found hanging lifeless at his home on the outskirts of the capital Thiruvananthapuram ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

Entertainment  /  Published 15.06.20

Sushant Singh Rajput cremated in presence of family and close friends

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput on Monday was cremated at the Pawan Hans crematorium in the presence of family members and close friends from the film and TV industry.Rajput was found hanging in his Bandra...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 14.06.20

Sushant Singh Rajput kills self

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput has committed suicide at his residence in Mumbai, police have confirmed. The actor was 34 years old.Rajput, best known for playing former India captain Mahendra Si...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.12.18

What the numbers say about farmers' lives

There are occasions when one suddenly becomes aware not just of the inadequacy of economic concepts for understanding reality but even of their obfuscating role. One such occasion was the recent kisan...
By Prabhat Patnaik in

Opinion  /  Published 06.12.18

Cricket grounds: Size does matter

Sir — In cricket, the size of the field varies from ground to ground. This anomaly needs to be corrected as it has a bearing on statistics. For instance, fours and sixes can be easily scored in plac...
By The Telegraph in


India  /  Published 28.10.19

Strike drags on, conductor kills self

A woman bus conductor of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation, whose employees have struck work since October 5, allegedly hanged herself at her home here on Sunday night, police said.Neeraj...
By PTI in Hyderabad

World  /  Published 23.03.19

IS flushed out of last village in Syria

A four-year military operation to flush the Islamic State from its territory in Iraq and Syria ended on Saturday, as the last village held by the group was retaken, erasing a militant theocracy that o...
By Rukmini Callimachi/New York Times News Service in New York

India  /  Published 21.03.19

Parents receive wrong coffin

An unfortunate mix-up aggravated the miseries of a couple grieving the death of their son in Saudi Arabia when they found that the mortal remains brought from the Gulf nation were that of a Sri Lankan...
By PTI in Kerala

Health  /  Published 18.12.19

Suicide linked to pollution

People exposed to high levels of air pollution are more likely to experience depression or commit suicide, researchers said on Wednesday after the first systematic review of the association between ai...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 06.01.19

After Christmas and the New Year, a hangover

Deck the halls with boughs of holly, it’s the season to be gloomy. Christmas and New Year bring little cheer, studies have revealed. The elderly feel their loneliness more acutely and the young real...
By The Editorial Board in


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