The Week
transparent
JUDICIARY
SC to hear pleas against scrapping of collegium
PTI
New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear on Monday a batch of petitions challenging the 121st constitutional amendment by which collegium system for appointment of judges in higher judiciary was scrapped and a new mechanism under National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC) was proposed to be put in place. When advocates appearing for petitioners, challenging the NJAC measure, pleaded that...
CRISIL
'Falling crude, coal prices huge positive for India'
GAZA WAR
Israeli air strike kills three Hamas commanders
CONTROVERSY
Hindu not a religious concept: Venkaiah
Cover Story
Cradle. Now, grave 
11 villages are up for sale. 7,000 farmers have committed suicide. Survey puts debts of Punjab’s farmers at over Rs 9,886 crore. What happened to the cradle of the Green Revolution?
Chemical ally no more
More »
transparent
Courage To Go Beyond
Bruised, but not broken
The machete shattered her skull. Bone fragments flew into her brain, leaving her partially paralysed. And then, her mind fought back. The story of Jyothi Udaya, who was assaulted inside an ATM booth in Bengaluru
Home Alone
The muck stops here?
Linkin' bark
More »
Health
No need to panic about Ebola: Vardhan 
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today said there is no case of Ebola virus disease in the country and...
ON YOUR MARKS!
Hospital asks docs not to abandon duty
Ethical to try untested Ebola drugs: UN
More »
transparent
More Inside THE WEEK
Selective outrage?
Dirty picture
Feminine touch
Communal tension
Women in charge
Current Events
US failed in rescue attempt for scribe
Baghdad: The US military earlier this summer carried out an attempt to rescue journalist James Foley and...
Will not support extra-constitutional steps: US
Govt begins revamp of FCI to cut waste
Congress will stage comeback: Sonia
More »
Business
Economy to grow 5.8 pc in 2014-15
New Delhi: India's economy is on course to grow by around 5.8 per cent in the fiscal year to March 2015,...
'Will tighten banking risk management'
PPF deposit limit hiked to Rs 1.5 L
High-level panel set up to revamp FCI
More »
@Leisure
Sports
No return for Indian GP in 2015
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone asserted that the troubled Indian Grand Prix has run out of time for a 2015...
Tough draw for Indian football teams
Chopra joins Sachin-owned Kerala team
Team Chennai replaces Sun Group
More »
SlideShow

Statescan
Peaceful but low polling in Bihar bypoll
Patna: Polling in the crucial bypolls for 10 Assembly seats in Bihar was peaceful today, but marked by low...
'Manipur govt prepared to protect Sharmila'
Chavan to skip Modi's function in Nagpur
Household survey—hit or miss?
More »
Forecast

Aries

Taurus

Gemini

Cancer

Leo

Virgo

Libra

Scorpio

Sagittarius

Capricorn

Aquarius

Pisces
transparent
Fast-lane-promo
transparent
300x50
transparent
EBOOK PROMO-1
transparent
transparent
My Take Cast Your Vote
freewheeling  |  Derek O'Brien
Let's be fair on fare
In the 1890s, my mother’s grandfather joined the Bengal Nagpur Railway. For my family, this began a four-generation association with the railways. He rose to become an assistant engineer, working in the area ...  »
grand slam  |  Sania Mirza
Quietly brilliant
It is unfortunate that one of India’s finest tennis players has played the last professional match of his career and is yet to be accorded the kind of hero’s farewell, which he so richly deserves, by ...  »
iclick-banner
transparent
Party Snacks
The big sister
Narendra Modi’s departure for Delhi has not helped the Congress in Gujarat. The party lost the Junagadh...
Pincode
Needle hill
A light shower lowers the temperature but doesn't slow down traffic as travellers continue their slow...
More »
transparent
transparent
transparent
Stay Connected with  THE WEEK
   Find us on Facebook
   Follow us on Twitter
   Follow us on Google+
Subscribe to RSS Feeds