Ajay Mathur replaces RK Pachauri as TERI Chief.
- Nobel laureate RK Pachauri has been removed as chief of the think-tank TERI
- Few weeks ago, he faced third round of police questioning at his residence in the alleged sexual harassment case registered against him by a woman researcher.
Yakub Memon seeks stay of execution of his death sentence
Yakub Memon, the sole death row convict in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, moved the Supreme Court seeking stay of execution of his death sentence scheduled for July 30.
Obama invites Sharif to visit US
US President Barack Obama has invited Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for an official visit, a move seen as mark of support for his policies, particularly efforts to improve ties with neighbours, including India.
Greece passes second crucial bailout bill
Greece’s parliament today passed legislation on a second batch of reforms needed to help unlock a huge international bailout for the country’s stricken economy.
Amit Mishra returns to Test squad after 4 years
Leg-spinner Amit Mishra staged a comeback into the national Test side after a gap of four years while veteran Harbhajan Singh retained his place in the 15-member squad for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.