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Dimple on Amit Shah's 'kasab' barb: 'Akhilesh taught you Ka for Computer, Sa for smartphone, B for bachche'
The Indian Express Earlier, BJP national chief Amit Shah's had said “Kasab” meant the Congress, SP and BSP. Dimple, meanwhile, gave her own understanding of the word: ka for computer, sa for smartphone and ba for bachcha. Written by Maulshree Seth | Lucknow... ---

In Health Warning Showdown, Tobacco Industry Turns To Supreme Court
The tobacco industry has sought to delay strict new health warning rules by appealing to the Supreme Court, a move anti-smoking activists say could backfire given that the court has ruled against ciga...

After exam paper leak, Thane police claims to have busted an Army recruitment racket
At least 18 suspects, including a retired serviceman and a paramilitary personnel, have been arrested during raids in Maharashtra and Goa since midnight on Saturday.

Manipur: Bomb blast outside journos' house, no casualties
[India] Feb. 26 (ANI): A bomb blast was reported outside the residence of Hueiyen Lanpao (local vernacular) editor H Ningomba and ISTV editor B Ningomba in Okram Chuthek region of Imphal.A bomb disposal squad immediately reached the spot that also recovered one live bomb.No casualties have been reported so far.Further details are awaited. (ANI)

Turf war between Delhi government, L-G continues, Kejriwal to meet President today
Kejriwal has also directed all its officials to apprise him or Minister concerned about any oral or written direction from the L-G or his office before following them.

Army recruitment exam paper leaked, retired officer among 21 held
21 suspects were held for leaking the question papers of an army recruitment exam held on Sunday. The detainees include a retired army officer and a senior paramilitary officer.

Your Guide To Understanding The 2017 Daytona 500 And NASCAR's New Race Formats
Jalopnik Denny Hamlin wins the second of the two Can-Am Duels at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday night, giving him a good starting spot for the Daytona 500. Hamlin won the race in 2016. Photo credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Stringer/Getty Images. --

Bill Paxton, Hollywood actor, passes away
Bill Paxton, a prolific and charismatic actor who had memorable roles in such blockbusters as “Apollo 13” and “Titanic” while also cherishing his work in “One False Move” and other low—budget movies ...

Army paper leak: Students were answering papers in a Goa bar
Three of the 18 persons arrested from across Goa and Maharashtra in connection with the Army exam paper leak were picked up from a bar in North Goa's Anjuna village, police said on Sunday.

BJP leaders question Modi for calling Rahul 'shahzada'
Disgruntled BharatiyaJanata Party BJP leaders of Bihars silk city Bhagalpur have petitioned Prime Minister NarendraModi questioning his morale for calling Congress vicepresident Rahul Gandhi shahzadeshyan urdu word used to address scion of an imperial estatewhen his own party was promoting the shahzadeculture in Bihar

Mumbai richest Indian city with $820 bn wealth: Report
Mumbai richest Indian city with $820 bn wealth: ReportMumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Mumbai is the richest Indian city with a total wealth of $820 billion, a report has said. According to the latest New World Wealth report, India's financial capital here is home to 46,000 millionaires and 28 billionaires, and is followed in terms of wealth by Delhi in second place and Bengaluru in third place. Delhi is home to 23,000 millionaires and 18 billionaires with a total wealth of $450 billion, while Bengaluru has 7,700 millionaires and 8 billionaires and an aggregate wealth of $320 billion.