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Updated: Apr 28, 2015 05:42 PM
Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday said his country, which was yet to emerge from shadows of terrorism, was fighting a battle against terror and extremism on behalf of its partners and was looking forward to an economically integrated Asia, whe
Updated: Apr 28, 2015 11:30 AM
The batting maestro is upset by speculation that his daughter Sara is joining showbiz. Sachin Tendulkar, who is making his film debut in a docu-feature on his life, is upset by speculation that his daughter Sara is joining showbiz. “My daughter Sa
Updated: Apr 28, 2015 05:19 PM
Senior Counsel and former State Advocate General B.V. Acharya is back as the special public prosecutor (SPP) in the disproportionate assets case against AIADMK general secretary Jayalalithaa. Karnataka government issued notification in this regards toda
Updated: Apr 28, 2015 05:14 PM
Imposing a complete ban on burning of waste in open including garbage, leaves, plastic and crop residues, the National Green Tribunal on Tuesday said violators will be fined Rs. 5,000, in yet another significant order to tackle air pollution in Delhi-NCR.
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The government has also brought back over 5,400 Indians so far. India has evacuated 170 people of 15 countries including the US, the UK, Russia and Germany, External Affairs Ministry said today.“Friends in need. India assisted in evacuation from N
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In a sharp criticism of the highest judiciary, the Centre on Tuesday said that judicial appointments over the years have been “bogged down” by the seniority aspect and merit has found no place.The criticism of the mode of judicial appointments
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India’s Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara’s contentious dismissal in an English County Championship match between Yorkshire and Warwickshire created a mini-controversy as some of the home team fans booed the umpires at the end of the day&#8217
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The Chharba gram panchayat transferred land to the State government to set up a university campus, but, the university was never constructed. In a move that brought relief to Chharba villagers, the Supreme Court has denied intervening in the c
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The musicals “An American in Paris” and “Fun Home” each received a leading 12 Tony Award nominations on Tuesday, showing two very different sides of this Broadway season. One side is Sunny the Dance-heavy stage adaptation of the 19
IPL 2015
Apr 28, 2015 03:02 AM
Warner leads from the front and Boult & Co. do the rest for the visitors. It was a night when conventional wisdom went out the window. Spinners tied the batsmen down on a track covered by grass. Sunrisers Hyderabad struggled throughout its innings an
Apr 27, 2015 01:56 PM
Dhoni’s Super Kings take on Gambhir’s Knight Riders in high-voltage clash. By its very nature, T20 cricket is rather shallow. Yet, the ruthlessly compressed format does throw up moments of gripping action and excitement. In this territory, y
Apr 27, 2015 11:27 AM
Duminy feels it is not fair to single out a player in the team’s inconsistent run, which has seen them lose four out of their seven games. : With 124 runs in seven games, Yuvraj Singh has cost Delhi Daredevils just a shade under Rs. 6.5 lakh per r
Apr 26, 2015 01:18 PM
While Punjab are lying last with four losses from six matches, Hyderabad are slightly ahead on net run rate despite having a similar win-loss count. Placed in the bottom half of the points table, both Kings XI Punjab and SunRisers Hyderabad would be look
Sport
Apr 28, 2015 08:08 PM
Led by Beijing Olympics gold-medallist Abhinav Bindra, there are 17 shooters from among 45 athletes, who have been selected by the government for financial assistance under the Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme. The government today released the names of
Apr 28, 2015 08:06 PM
The former BCCI Secretary is all set to take legal recourse to revoke the decision of the BCA’s managing committee . Former BCCI president N. Srinivasan on Tuesday received another jolt as one of his closest confidant Sanjay Patel was removed from
Apr 28, 2015 07:48 PM
Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to field. Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to field. Chennai Super Kings Team DR Smith, BB McCullum, SK Raina, MS Dhoni*†, RA Jadeja, F du Plessis, DJ Bravo, R Ashwin, MM Sharma, IC
Apr 28, 2015 06:48 PM
Winning Glory, who retains form, may score again in the Birthday Girl Cup (1,200m), the main event of the races to be held here on Wednesday (April 29). INTERNATIONAL STAR PLATE (Div. I), (1,200m), 3-y-o only (Terms), 11-00 a.m.: 1. Baratheon (5) Casey
Apr 28, 2015 06:42 PM
Free cancer detection clinics planned on May 1 and Delhi Daredevils players will be wearing lavender colour jerseys that day. Delhi Daredevils’ player Yuvraj Singh today announced a tie-up with his IPL franchise to promote awareness about fighting
Opinion
Apr 28, 2015 02:25 AM
The country is crippled by poverty and poor infrastructure. Devastation from the earthquake was inevitable. Kathmandu was ever a disaster-in-waiting. The densely populated capital of one of the world’s poorest countries clings to the slopes of the
Apr 28, 2015 02:22 AM
A first person account of the earthquake and its aftershocks in Kathmandu. In the evening of April 25, the day that the 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, I stood on the roof of my house in Kathmandu and looked over the city’s southern suburbs
Apr 28, 2015 02:18 AM
Activist Sabeen Mahmud’s assassination in Pakistan proves that the state sees in intellectuals a threat to its unitary vision of nationalism. Why kill intellectuals? Why kill feminists? Why kill artists or writers? On April 24, 40-year-old Sabee
Business
Apr 28, 2015 06:59 PM
Silicon Valley entrepreneurs Anand Rajaraman and Venky Harinarayan invest in Urban Ladder Junglee.com founders, Anand Rajaraman and Venky Harinarayan have invested an undisclosed amount in online furniture marketplace Urban Ladder. With the investment
Apr 28, 2015 05:20 PM
Earlier this month, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan was very critical of banks for not passing on the rate cut benefits to the borrowers. As many as 70 banks, including 23 public sector lenders, have not passed on the benefits to their consumers from RBI&#8
Apr 28, 2015 05:10 PM
The maximum number of crashes took place during the just-concluded 2014-15 fiscal, when IAF lost eight aircraft. Indian Air Force has lost 20 fighter aircraft in crashes in the last three financial years, resulting in an estimated loss of Rs. 574.42 cro
Apr 28, 2015 05:08 PM
The benchmark BSE Sensex on Tuesday reversed its three-session fall by rising 219 points to settle at 27,396.38 as blue-chips ICICI Bank and Maruti Suzuki jumped on better-than-expected earning numbers.Besides, World Bank on Tuesday said Indian economy ha
Apr 28, 2015 03:07 PM
After the demutualisation process, the country’s premier stock exchange sought regulatory permissions for listing on bourses. SEBI is hopeful of taking a call in the next six months on listing of nation’s premier bourse BSE after the integra
Features
Apr 28, 2015 08:21 PM
Hulugappa Kattimani brings 30 jail inmates on stage. The four-play festival at Rangashankara is testimony to the transformative powers of theatre. What does punishment intend to do, asked the 15th century scholar, Cesare Beccaria, in his An Essay on Crim
Apr 28, 2015 06:37 PM
The White Rainbow Project creates fashion while helping women from Vrindavan learn sustainable life-skills. Cocktail dresses, evening gowns, tunics, tops, kimonos and capes… there’s little that can’t be refashioned from a sari. “
Apr 28, 2015 08:50 PM
The chair allows the user to hold and brace against different parts to exercise muscles. Many people want to exercise, but are just unable to conjure up enough energy to hit the gym. The TAO Chair is exactly what they need. This chair has been designed t
Apr 28, 2015 08:54 PM
Two new Arabian food joints add to the popularity of Arabian cuisine in Hyderabad. Think of Arabian food in Hyderabad and one conjures up images of mutton mandi, mutton khabsa, chicken mandi and batair fry with mandi rice. From the food joints in Tolicho
Apr 28, 2015 08:12 PM
Why eat the same canteen food or, worse, bother fixing lunch before heading for work when there are online food delivery options? Weekday mornings are chaotic in most homes. You are trying to finish off the last part of an important presentation, dashing
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Apr 27, 2015 05:26 PM
Secunderabad Parade Grounds and its surroundings and all roads leading to the venue of Telangana Rashtra Samithi Public Meeting as part of its plenary from Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao’s camp office have turned pink with party flags and banne
Apr 27, 2015 12:53 PM
Bunch of images unveils the plight of the farmers and political jamboree over the farmers issue.
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Scenes from the sets of Vai Raja Vai Genre: Comedy, drama Director: Aishwarya R. Dhanush Cast: Gautham Karthik, Priya Anand, Vivekh, Taapsee Cinematographer: Velraj Producer: AGS Entertainment
Apr 25, 2015 04:01 PM
A strong 7.9-magnitude earthquake shook Nepal's capital on Saturday causing massive damage. Tremors were felt across eastern and northern parts of India triggering panic. A selection of images capturing the extent of damage.
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