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Updated: Sep 30, 2014 07:20 PM
Terming the Indo-U.S. relationship as “robust, reliable and enduring”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama on Tuesday said the true potential of the ties was yet to be fully realised and the advent of a new government in In
Updated: Sep 30, 2014 05:22 PM
The Karnataka High Court had adjourned the matter to October 6 on Tuesday morning. A special sitting of the Karnataka High Court will hear on Wednesday, the bail application of AIADMK general secretary Jayalalithaa, convicted in the disproportionate wea
Updated: Sep 30, 2014 01:15 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that all terrorism in India is “exported” and are not “home-grown”, asserting it has “no borders”. Mr. Modi said this even as he rejected any distinction between good and bad terr
Updated: Sep 30, 2014 03:46 PM
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Tuesday ordered the release of 76 Indian fishermen in Sri Lankan custody.The order, which officials at the Indian High Commission in Colombo confirmed, comes a couple of days after Mr. Rajapaksa met Prime Minister
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South Korea overcame Thailand 2-0 to set up a showdown with North Korea in the Asian Cup men’s football final on Tuesday.First-half goals from Lee Jong-ho and Jang Hyun-soo swept the South to its first final since winning the tournament in 1986. The
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While six-time champions India men's team notched up their third win over arch-rivals Pakistan, the women’s kabaddi team also produced a clinical performance to outwit hosts South Korea. Six-time champions India notched up their third win on the t
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Ambani also said the company would participate in the spectrum auctions due next year to be able to launch 4G (fourth generation) telecommunications services in the country. Reliance Communications targets to bring its debt to under Rs.20,000 crore in th
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China has slammed the “occupy central” movement in Hong Kong, but may not order a crackdown in anticipation of a turnaround in public opinion if the protests prolong.The government has made it clear that it would not subscribe to any of the two
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Calls grow to lift the controversial ban As the ban on video-sharing website YouTube in Pakistan entered its third year, calls to lift the controversial ban have begun to grow even as the government appears reluctant to take any chances, fearing backlas
Sport
Sep 30, 2014 06:48 PM
While the Indian men's hockey team entered finals after a 12-year jinx, boxer L. Sarita controversially settled for a bronze medal after losing her semifinal despite a dominating performance in Incheon Asian Games. A look at some of the images on Day 11.
Sep 30, 2014 05:42 PM
Vikas Gowda lost out to his old nemesis and defending champion Ehsan Hadadi of Iran once again as he settled for a silver in men’s discus throw event in the Asian Games in Incheon on Tuesday.Gowda, who recently won the gold in Glasgow Commonwealth G
Sep 30, 2014 05:13 PM
Indian boxer L. Sarita Devi (60kg) on Tuesday controversially settled for a bronze medal at the Asian Games after losing her semifinal bout against South Korea’s Jina Park despite a dominating performance which left the home favourite with a bloodie
Sep 30, 2014 05:03 PM
Apparition, Motivation and Ontime pleased when the horses were exercised here on Tuesday morning (Sept. 30).Outer sand:600m: Port Blair (B. Harish) 45.5. Moved well. Ruling Passion (Ashok Kumar) 46. Easy. Rustic Sunrise (rb) 45.5. Strode out well. Cute Be
Sep 30, 2014 05:02 PM
Soul Centric and Zabrok impressed when the horses were exercised here on Tuesday morning. Sand track 600m: Brazil (Ikram), Guns N Roses (Chandrakant) 39. They moved level freely. Cosmic Dancer (Sandesh) 37. Moved well. Move In Time (Merchant), Attractive (
Opinion
Sep 30, 2014 12:56 AM
Barack Obama has been more at ease waging wars than in waging peace. He has proved to be one of America’s most militarily assertive Presidents since World War II America’s Nobel Peace Prize laureate president, Barack Obama, who helped turn Li
Sep 30, 2014 01:26 AM
The forces from the two sides will now pull back to their September 1 positions before the crisis erupted in the Chumar sector in Ladakh, along the unclarified Line of Actual Control (LAC). The shadow of the latest bout of tensions on the Sino-Indian bo
Sep 30, 2014 01:18 AM
The carefully worded motion seeking approval for armed intervention promises that British aircraft will not bomb Syria, and there will be no British "boots on the ground". Armed with an overwhelming parliamentary endorsement, the British government has
Business
Sep 30, 2014 06:58 PM
The company launched its six-screen multiplex at Inorbit Mall on the Alembic-Gorva Road. Mexico-based cinema multiplex chain Cinepolis, which runs 96 screens in India, plans to invest around Rs.1,000 crore to have 400 screens in the country by 2017, a to
Sep 30, 2014 06:44 PM
The company said it has also clocked over 1.7 lakh units in retail sales during the first six days of Navratri-from September 5-30, 2014-a growth of more than 15 per cent from 2013. The country’s largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp on Tuesday
Sep 30, 2014 06:33 PM
The dollar index was sharply up by 0.60 per cent against a basket of six major global units. It was also up against other Asian units. The rupee on Tuesday lost 22 paise to end at almost seven-month low of 61.75 against the dollar as month-end demand fo
Sep 30, 2014 05:42 PM
This exercise is limited to vehicles within the above specified range and does not pertain to any other vehicle of the company or its exports, it added. Country’s largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday said it has recalled 69,555 vehicle
Sep 30, 2014 05:32 PM
The store would also offer a wide range of Starbucks merchandise, besides free Wi-Fi, she said. Tata Starbucks Ltd, a 50:50 joint venture between Starbucks Coffee Company and Tata Global Beverages Ltd, inaugurated its outlet here today. The store hap
Features
Sep 28, 2014 03:58 PM
As the country’s only Sanskrit repertory lies in disarray after just two years of work, Dr. Radhavallabh Tripathi, who spearheaded the effort, talks of his concerns We live in a world ruled by shortcuts. Research is limited to the internet, and th
Sep 28, 2014 04:43 PM
Psychologists suggest that writing about life experiences can have cathartic effects and promote well-being. Each day, your anxiety ratchets up a few notches as you await your exam results. Being one of the few who were not recruited during campus placem
Sep 28, 2014 05:53 PM
The news that the Schmidt Memorial on Elliot’s Beach was being restored and the area around it landscaped is welcome indeed. But while this memorial has kept alive for several decades memories of the courage of a young Danish mercantile executive (
Sep 30, 2014 07:38 PM
As ‘Govindudu Andarivadele’ opens today, Ram Charan talks about working with Krishnavamsi, scathing reviews and seven years in the industry From the looks of the trailer, Govindudu Andarivadele seems to have all the staples one can expect fr
Sep 30, 2014 07:00 PM
Neither heard of often, nor seen or written about…the state flower of Tamil Nadu is the fiery Gloriosa superba We were walking through bushes to reach the restaurant in Mahabalipuram, when my companion stopped. “Do you know what the state flo
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Sep 29, 2014 10:13 PM
First-ever Bathukamma festival celebrated with devotion after formation of Telangana State during Durga Navarathri period got better with the fete turning a State festival and Government announcing holidays for all educational institutions. Colourful flow
Sep 29, 2014 07:26 PM
India added two golds, two silvers and two bronze to their tally; India had a total haul of 42 -- six gold, seven silver and 29 bronze. A look at some of the images on Day 10.
Sep 28, 2014 09:56 PM
The number of Nuzvid Veena makers has fallen from 20 in 2011 to nine in 2014. Sheik Meera Saheb, one of the first-generation Nuzvid Veena makers, has quit the art owing to poor health condition. Inheriting the legacy of making lion-headed Veena, Meera Sah
Sep 28, 2014 04:58 PM
India started Day 9 with 28 medals and in the 11th position, after gaining a good bit of momentum for their campaign on Saturday. Here are the highlights...
Sep 27, 2014 06:31 PM
It is indeed a good day for India as they added two more golds to their kitty. A look at some of Day 8 events
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