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Updated: Jan 25, 2015 07:36 PM
India and the U.S. reach understanding on the contentious civil nuclear liability issue. India and the U.S. on Sunday broke the seven-year-old logjam in operationalising their landmark civil nuclear agreement with an announcement that “the deal is
Updated: Jan 25, 2015 07:09 PM
5.30 pm: Obama ends joint presser with Modi with another Hindi expression: “Chale saath saath (Lets walk together).” 5.28 pm: President Obama: Modi is getting even less sleep than me 5.27 pm: President Obama: Struck by PM Modi's energy an
Updated: Jan 25, 2015 06:53 PM
The U.S. has agreed to partner with Indian in developing three smart cities in Allahabad, Ajmer, and Visakhapatnam. India and United States signed three Memoranda of Understandings (MoUs) on Sunday to give a boost to the Centre's flagship 'smart cities'
Updated: Jan 25, 2015 04:33 PM
Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao was miffed with the flak his government drew due to the increasing death toll following outbreak of swine flu. Chief Minister K.Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday sacked Deputy Chief Minister and Health Minister T. Rajaiah i
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Most people, especially teachers are willing to help you solve a problem, if only you ask in the right way. All too often, I have students come into my office in the final week of a semester, anxiety writ large on their faces, with all kinds of questions
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Uttar Pradesh Wizards are all geared up to face Punjab Warriors in a Hero Hockey India League (HIL) encounter at the Hockey Stadium in Mohali on Monday.In their opening matches, where Wizards met Delhi Waveriders and Warriors played against Dabang Mumbai,
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Two-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray overcame a relentlessly athletic Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 7-5 on Sunday to secure a spot in the Australian Open quarterfinals.In a 3-hour, 32-minute match filled with mind-bending shots from both players,
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Dove lovers, rejoice. Balloons, not doves, were released as a gesture of peace on Sunday in St. Peter’s Square, a year after an attack by a seagull and a crow on the symbolic birds sparked protests by animal rights groups. For many years children, f
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U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday that Russian support was behind the latest ceasefire breakdown in Ukraine and said the United States would consider all additional options short of military action to rein in Moscow over its neighbour."We are deep
Sport
Jan 25, 2015 07:15 PM
Former cricketer MSK Prasad on the Andhra Cricket Association’s initiative to spot and groom players MSK Prasad, former India stumper, was brought in as Director, Cricket Operations, by the Andhra Cricket Association (ACA) in 2009 to provide guidan
Jan 25, 2015 06:56 PM
Mr. Jaydev M. Mody rep. J. M. Livestock Pvt Ltd and M/s Tanmay A. Agashe & Madhav G. Patankar’s Quasar (Suraj Narredu up) won the Deccan Bookmakers Golconda Derby Stakes, the main event of the races held here on Sunday. M. Narredu trains the win
Jan 25, 2015 06:56 PM
Bold Majesty, who is in fine fettle, may score in the Legacy Bangalore Derby (2,400m), the stellar attraction of the races to be held here on Monday (Jan. 26).There will be no false rails.VIJAYANAGAR CUP (Div. II), (1,200m), rated 20 to 45, 1-30 pm: 1. Hi
Jan 25, 2015 06:55 PM
Cool Runnings, Eduardo and Maisha worked well when the horses were exercised here on Sunday morning.Inner sand600m: Denny Crane (Mudassar), Lavender Blue (app) 40.5. Pair easy. Danny Boy (rb) 39.5. Urged. Con Man (S.Sunil) 40. Moved freely.800m: Miss Seno
Jan 25, 2015 06:03 PM
Top seed Saina Nehwal came out with a stupendous performance to save two matchpoints and then defeat reigning World Champion Carolina Marin of Spain to retain the women’s singles title at the $120,000 Syed Modi International Badminton Championships
Delhi Assembly Election 2015
Jan 25, 2015 05:42 PM
His striking resemblance to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, augmented by a close-cropped grey beard, rimless spectacles and a trademark half-sleeved kurta and Nehru jacket, leaves many Delhiites bewildered as whenever he ventures out a crowd gathers around
Jan 25, 2015 12:00 AM
AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said he would ensure free education in all government schools till Class XII and open 500 new schools if AAP was voted to power in the upcoming Assembly polls.“Free education would be given in all government s
Jan 25, 2015 12:00 AM
Over 120 FIRs have been registered against political parties for violating the model code of conduct that is in place ahead of the Delhi polls. Out of which, 55 are against the Aam Aadmi Party, 24 against the BJP and 26 against the Congress.Around 1,616 ho
Jan 25, 2015 12:00 AM
The Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday denied reports of rift between its chief Arvind Kejriwal and senior leader Prashant Bhushan over ticket distribution, saying the party’s internal lokpal had filtered all the candidates before clearing their names.The A
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Jan 24, 2015 01:01 AM
When they meet, the core challenge before Narendra Modi and Barack Obama will be how best to harness their personal and national goodwill towards each other for positive outcomes that relate to the concerns of the common people In two days, U.S. Preside
Jan 24, 2015 12:56 AM
For far too long, an impression had gained ground that the Indian cricket board is but the fiefdom of a few individuals. The Indian Premier League case in the Supreme Court garnered attention among the public mainly in the light of the possible consequenc
Jan 24, 2015 12:54 AM
On January 18, the World Health Organization and the Malian government declared Mali free of the Ebola virus disease. Mali is the third country after Nigeria and Senegal to become free of the deadly disease. A country should have had no new cases of Ebola
Business
Jan 25, 2015 12:22 PM
Buoyed by the market response to its Tizen OS-based smartphone in India, tech giant Samsung plans to manufacture the ‘Z1’ at its Noida facility soon.The South Korean firm, which is the world’s largest smartphone player, had launched the
Jan 24, 2015 10:23 PM
: Liquor major United Spirits on Saturday posted 21.58 per cent increase in net profit at Rs.78.81 crore for the third quarter ended December 31, 2014. It had posted a net profit of Rs.64.82 crore for the same period of previous fiscal. Net sales rose t
Jan 24, 2015 10:22 PM
Users can change service provider in any part of the country The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has issued draft regulations to facilitate full mobile number portability, which is set to start from May 3. The full or nationwide mobile nu
Jan 24, 2015 10:17 PM
Industry burdened with massive surplus stock The sugar industry, which is burdened with a massive surplus stock and alarmingly low prices, is eagerly awaiting the government’s announcement on the continuation of the export subsidy on raw sugar exp
Jan 24, 2015 10:16 PM
India Motor Parts & Accessories Limited (IMPAL) has reported a turnover of Rs.129.23 crore in the third quarter ended December 31, 2014, against Rs. 132.06 crore in the same period in the previous year. The net profit during the period stood at Rs.6.43
Features
Jan 25, 2015 07:39 PM
Mohammad Kaif is happy playing a mentor to upcoming Andhra cricketers Cricket in Andhra, observes veteran state player and official M.S. Kumar, “is experiencing a thrust that promises good results in the time to come. “For long we had been at
Jan 24, 2015 04:07 PM
In a historic first, Barack Obama will be the chief guest at our Republic Day celebrations. Here is a look at the personal equations between Indian and American leaders over the decades. According to an anecdote in Delhi circles, when Prime Minister Nar
Jan 24, 2015 05:06 PM
The film is strangely banned in Pakistan, though there is no direct mention of its role. In an increasingly Islamophobic world, writer-director Neeraj Pandey (A Wednesday and Special 26) deserves applause for striving for balance in a modern-day counter-
Jan 25, 2015 07:41 PM
Some of the flagship events include The Hindu's Softcoding, where students have to develop an application to simplify the daily problems faced by the community. Kurukshetra 2015, the international techno-management fest of College of Engineering, Guindy
Jan 25, 2015 07:36 PM
Now comes the Goa International Photography Festival to inspire and encourage practitioners of the art The calendar of photography related events in the country is getting a little busy. The upcoming Goa International Photography Festival is the latest t
Slideshows
Jan 25, 2015 07:11 PM
The three-day Visakha Utsav at Visakhapatnam literally transformed the city into a major tourist destination providing a glimpse of the art and culture of Andhra Pradesh. A host of competitions and activities helped citizens participate actively in the fe
Jan 25, 2015 06:15 PM
Police personnel, National Cadets Corps (NCC) Cadets and other contingents are taking part in the rehearsals for the 66 Republic Day Parade at Secunderabad Parade Grounds. NCC cadets displayed 'Horse Show' while workers prepared the Ground on the eve of R
Jan 25, 2015 05:22 PM
Nava Sevak - A group software professionals inspired by the Swatch Bharat campaign of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and groups like The Ugly Indian that work towards a cleaner city, is fixing one spot at a time in Hyderabad. The Hindu photographer G. Ramak
Jan 25, 2015 04:12 PM
Bollywood actors Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Khemu got married at their Khar residence in Mumbai in the presence of family members.
Jan 25, 2015 03:37 PM
U.S. President Obama and his wife Michelle Obama touched down in New Delhi on Sunday, for a visit that is historic and full of symbolism. Mr. Obama will also preside for the Republic Day celebrations.
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