CBSE Class 12 pass percentage dips, girls continue to outperform boys

EPFO to invest Rs 20,000 cr in equities in FY18: Bandaru Dattatreya

Govt begins hunt for new SBI chief to replace Arundhati Bhattacharya

Watch: Hindi song asks UK-Indians to pick Theresa May as PM in coming polls

Zika cases reported in Gujarat: Here are the symptoms, signs of the disease

Severe underemployment more serious than unemployment: Niti Aayog

Modi's Mann Ki Baat: After 3rd anniversary, PM wants constructive criticism

Police release photos of 22-year-old Manchester bomber Salman Abedi

Assocham President Sandeep Jajodia calls cheap labour in India a 'myth'

IT woes: FITE files petition against Wipro for 'forcing' techies to resign

Uttar Pradesh: Women molested in broad daylight, video goes viral

Despite Kapil Mishra's graft allegations, AAP unlikely to expel him

Naming and shaming of tax defaulters: CBDT committee to review policy

Fairfax sells 12% stake in ICICI Lombard to Warburg Pincus for Rs 2,473 cr

OPINION 

COLUMNISTS

Breaking the silence on menstrual health

Archana Patkar

A key objective is to merge talks on menstrual hygiene management & ending open defecation into one

Towards integration in defence

Premvir Das

From left: Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba and Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat. Integration of the three Services does not seem feasible for now India needs a Chief of Defence Staff who will be the principal military advisor to the government

EDITORIAL COMMENT

A wealth of spiritualism

India's growing prosperity is becoming fertile ground for 'godmen'

MARKETS

SENSEX

LIVE

NIFTY

PEOPLE

POLL

The Sensex has hit a new high of 31,000. What would your strategy be in such a market?

  • Buy. Market will rise further
  • Get out. It's a bubble
  • Hold. Don't know where it's headed

PERSONAL FINANCE

EPFO, pension, retirement

Govt wants to reduce PF contribution to increase take-home salary

Trade unions oppose saying it will weaken the social protection of employees

Technology

Sachin Tendulkar, Sartron, SRT, srt.phone

Smartron srt.phone: A fine deal if you are a die-hard Sachin Tendulkar fan

Powerful innards of Smartron's 'all-rounder' smartphone are failed by its many software glitches