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Updated: Sep 30, 2014 08:01 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 05:03 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 03:45 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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The Telangana citizens might have to brace themselves for the worst ever summer of the decade, with all avenues for power availability or acquisition gradually being shut down, for the newly formed State.The four-hour shutdown may eventually go up to six h
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Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray also advanced to the second round in vastly different fashion. Rafael Nadal made a dominant return to tennis after a two-month injury layoff, beating Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-0 at the China Open on Tuesday.Novak Djokovic and
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Folk artistes from all over Andhra Pradesh showcased their talent on World Tourism Day celebrations at Berm Park in Vijayawada. It also gave students of Ghantasala Venkateswara Rao Government Music and Dance College a chance to test their prowess. It was
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Barbados Tridents won the toss and put Northern Knights in to bat in an inconsequential Group B match of the Champions League Twenty20 in Bangalore on Tuesday.Teams: Barbados Tridents: Dilshan Munaweera, Raymon Reifer, Jonathan Carter, James Franklin, Elt
Sport
Sep 30, 2014 08:32 PM
The Central Zone National Ranking Table Tennis tournament, in which nearly 800 players representing different states will take part, will be held in Indore between October 6 and 11.The tournament will be organised under the aegis of Madhya Pradesh Table T
Sep 30, 2014 08:29 PM
India’s schedule on 12th day of the competitions at the Asian Games in Incheon on Wednesday. ATHLETICS: Men’s 50km race walk: Sandeep Kumar and Basanta Bahadur Rana (3:30 am) Women’s triple jump final: M A Prajusha and Mayookha Johny (
Sep 30, 2014 08:25 PM
Sports goods manufacturer Puma will supply the Indian Super League (ISL) with match balls for the Oct 12-Dec 20 football extravaganza.The ball, named Puma evoPower 1 Statement Football, uses dual outer materials. The first one provides grip for more swerv
Sep 30, 2014 08:16 PM
Maria Rebello Piedade and Uvena Fernandes officiated in the Asian Games women’s semi-final match between World champions Japan and Vietnam. Women’s football may not be India’s forte in sports but two referees - Maria Rebello Piedade an
Sep 30, 2014 08:09 PM
Pave way for CSK to enter CLT20 semifinals Perth Scorchers’ Mitchell Marsh not just stopped Lahore Lions from making it to the semifinals of the Oppo Champions League Twenty20 with a three-wicket win in their last group match in Bangalore on Tuesd
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 08:01 PM
The new GLA was launched in Europe in April this year. In India, Mercedes has received confirmed bookings of 600 units in 18 days before Tuesday’s launch. Aiming to tap the fast growing SUV segment in India, German luxury car major Mercedes-Benz o
Sep 30, 2014 07:56 PM
The company would require Rs.1,000-1,500 crore capital expenditure for sustainable maintenance as major investments have already been made, said Mr. Ambani. Having received setbacks in gas-based and imported coal-based proposed power plants due to facto
Sep 30, 2014 07:52 PM
Online retailers are confident that this will turn out to be the ‘best ever’ Diwali with most of them expecting to double sales. Festive cheer is here and with it comes a flood of offers and discounts on everything from apparel to home appli
Sep 30, 2014 07:21 PM
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
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
Features
Sep 30, 2014 08:07 PM
Look out for Jack Daniel, Pickles, Adonis and Kelly Tangy — four adorable dogs, who have cracked the code to shine on social networking sites Popularity doesn’t come easy on Instagram. Jack Daniel (JD), a two-and-a-half-year old Labrador know
Sep 30, 2014 06:49 PM
With four days of the puja remaining, here's where you can go to get a taste of all things Bengali Saptami, Ashtami, Navami, Dashami…this is what you are likely to hear most Bengalis talk about while they meticulously plan where to
Sep 30, 2014 05:07 PM
A sport once patronised by the kings of Mysore now languishes without State support. A peep into a garadi and the good old pehelwan’s kusthi They call it ‘old school’ and old it is. You step into the near-century old Ustad Pehlwan Kale
Sep 30, 2014 09:36 PM
An oft repeated instruction is that we should welcome guests and treat them as if they were divine. But who is a guest? Atithi is the Sanskrit word used for a guest. By its very definition, it means one who has no fixed day for visiting, explained Goda Ven
Sep 30, 2014 08:13 PM
Tell It To The Walls, the play by the students of Women’s Christian College, was a blend of ancient folklore and modern interpretation Stories have always been a reflection of life, a concentration of those ideals and values that define us and are
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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 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...
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