Tech and Gadgets

Reliance raises call tariff by 20 per cent

 Reliance Communications, India's fourth-biggest mobile phone carrier, will hike voice prices starting April 25, the company said in a statement, to…

Story in Pictures

In pictures: 22-hour gunfight in Kashmir capital ends, two killed

The 22-hour long fierce gunfight on the outskirts of Srinagar city concluded Monday with the killing of two foreign militants and injuries to two…

Youth shot dead during protest

Features

Azad faces career's biggest challenge

Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad is facing his career's biggest challenge in the Udhampur constituency, which votes Thursday, as this is the…

Blog

Kashmir capital gunfight: reporter’s diary

It was a cloudy evening. The sun and the clouds had played hide and seek throughout the day. I waited for my friends in Old City as we after a long…

Health

Hackers steal cosmetic surgery files of 500,000 Britons

Computer hackers have targetted one of Britain's best-known and biggest providers of private cosmetic surgery, stealing confidential details of…

Photo Feature

Photo feature: down the Afarwat slopes

In the famous tourist resort Gulmarg, less than six miles from the volatile ceasefire line that divides Jammu and Kashmir between India and Pakistan,…

Columns

Glimpses of enigmatic narrative

In July 1989, the group of four expeditionists including myself crossed the LOC in Mendhar sector at about 2 a.m. (night) and, after descending the…

Literary Dispatch

Nobel writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez hospitalized

Colombia's Nobel Prize-winning writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez was being treated at a Mexico City hospital for a lung infection but he was doing well,…