The five fishermen, who were freed from death row, are back at
Thangachimadam, Rameswaram.
The Hindu The five fishermen, who were freed from death row, are back at Thangachimadam, Rameswaram.

How Colombo released the fishermen

Actor Salman Khan appears to have, perhaps unknowingly, played an indirect role in the release of the 5 Indian fishermen. »
Former Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai. Photo: R.V. Moorthy

Karzai: Pakistan demanded reduced Indian presence

‘Demands were made at every leadership level, it was raised throughout my tenure.’ »

A moment of possibility in Jammu and Kashmir
Valley goes to vote: A good turnout is as much a rejection of ‘what hasn’t worked’ as it is a vote for ‘what can be’

BJP entry has added a new dimension The conduct of free and fair elections in Jammu and Kashmir, the reduction in violence, growth in employment are all signs that a full resolution of an issue that has held back the region for decades is under active consideration.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee delivers a speech during a meeting with party workers in Kolkata on Saturday. Photo: Sushanta Patranabish

If we are hit, we will hit back, Mamata to Centre

Claiming that everyone, including the Congress, was cowering in fear of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Trinamool Congress chairperson warned: "If we are hit, we will hit back... We are not depende... »

Parties confine SC candidates to reserved seats

Between the Congress and the BJP, the two major national parties gave ticket to only three Scheduled Caste candidates in the ‘general’ category in the 2014 Lok Sabha election. »

Director Krishna tells that his upcoming film Maane Thaene Paeye is addressed at urban audiences »

Individuals can reduce India’s carbon footprint: Jairam Ramesh

In a public lecture on climate change, Jairam Ramesh explores the various energy alternatives that the country has in reducing its carbon footprint and says that India has a pivotal role in global climate change negotiations. The lecture was organised by The Hindu Centre and the National Institute for Advanced Studies on November 10, 2014, in Bengaluru. Read more. »

Swachh Bharat Mission

Tweet your opinions with #THCleanIndia. Take a look at how the mission has taken shape. Read more»
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