POLITICS

Row over new cattle slaughter rules, government indicates rethink

A countrywide row over the new rules restricting the sale of cattle with Youth Congress activists in Kerala publicly killing an ox and the...
Former finance minister P. Chidambaram

Karti never influenced FIPB: Chidambaram

Breaking his silence, former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday asserted that his son Karti never influenced the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) and...

ECONOMY

monsoon

Monsoon set to strike Kerala on Tuesday

The southwest monsoon is likely to break over Kerala on Tuesday, the IMD announced on Monday evening. With good rains lashing Kerala on Monday, the...

ENTERTAINMENT

INTERNATIONAL

Toll from Sri Lanka’s floods rises to 164

The death toll from the devastating floods and landslides which hit Sri Lanka has increased to 164 with 104 people still reported missing, the...

Climate, trade, security, migration to figure in tough G7 summit

Officials expect tough talks at the G7 summit in Sicily on Friday and Saturday between US President Donald Trump and other leaders of the...

SOCIAL ISSUES

MARKETS

Sensex

Sensex crosses 31,000-mark, Nifty nears 9,600 level

Healthy buying in metal and automobile stocks, and a strong rupee took the Indian equity markets to a record high during the mid-afternoon trade...
Sensex

Global cues, selling pressure pull Indian equities lower

Negative global cues and heavy selling pressure in capital goods, healthcare and metal stocks pulled the Indian equity markets lower on Wednesday. Besides, a flat...

Sensex, Nifty hit fresh highs, metal stocks surge

The key Indian indices again surged to new highs on Wednesday as a strong rupee and healthy buying in metal and automobile stocks buoyed...

SPORTS