POLITICS

Palaniswami writes to Modi on TN issues

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Wednesday urged the central government to urgently attend to nine issues related to the southern state. In a...

Court seizes Tytler’s passport, directs CBI to take action

A court here on Tuesday seized Congress leader Jagdish Tytler's passport and directed the CBI for appropriate action after it was revealed that he...

ECONOMY

Cabinet approves Noida-Greater Noida metro corridor

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the 29.77 km Noida-Greater Noida metro rail corridor which is nearing completion. "The cabinet granted approval to the Noida-Greater...

ENTERTAINMENT

INTERNATIONAL

Iraq to probe human right violations by security forces

Iraq's Interior Ministry on Wednesday ordered an investigation into reports that security forces battling Islamic State (IS) militants in western Mosul tortured and killed...

3 more arrests in Manchester bombing probe

Three more men were arrested in the city on Wednesday as British authorities continued to conduct "extensive" searches while investigating the "network" behind the...

SOCIAL ISSUES

MARKETS

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...
Sensex

Sensex, Nifty at record highs, auto stocks rise

Positive global cues, along with healthy macro-economic data and expectation of a normal monsoon, lifted the Indian equity markets to record closing as well...

SPORTS