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May 25, 2015 12:07 AM
Mumabi bowlers complimented the good work of the batsmen as they took the fizz out of the ...
Updated: May 25, 2015 12:35 AM
Shinde questions timing of criticism Differences have emerged between the Congress and its former ally in the UPA government, the National Conference, over party president Omar Abdullah’s comment that Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hange
Updated: May 25, 2015 12:36 AM
The collegium had recommended Gopal Subramanium elevation on May 13, 2014, when the UPA was still in power. A series of run-ins with the judiciary marked the first year of the NDA government, as it pushed for equal say in appointments to the higher judi
Updated: May 25, 2015 12:33 AM
Centre trying to run Delhi by hook or by crook, violating federal structure: AAP As it completed an eventful 100 days in office, the AAP government on Sunday mounted a blistering attack on the Modi dispensation, accusing it of making a “U-turn&#82
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Dismissing rumours that he has backed off from the “Vikas Sanghrsh Samiti,” an anti-Maois...
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‘Some from higher castes were ready to marry better earning SC grooms to boost their financial status’ Caste influences Indians who have spent all their lives in urban centres more than those who have migrated there. Endogamy may be dominant
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The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will declare the results of its Class XII examinations at 12 noon on Monday. They would be available on a number of websites, including on www.results.nic.in, www.cbseresults.nic.in and www.cbse.nic.in, th
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Bamrauli in Allahabad topped the heat chart recording 47.7 degrees Celsius The heat wave claimed more lives on Sunday, and no respite appear in sight as the meteorological department forecast similar conditions in the coming days. Telangana and Andhra P
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Anand Sharma said the NDA government had entered into agreements for import of certain items which were to benefit PSUs. A day after former Defence Minister A.K. Antony took on the government over the Rafale deal with France, the Congress on Sunday kept
IPL 2015
May 23, 2015 11:27 PM
Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Saturday urged his players to make “one last effort” on their “biggest day” to emerge triumphant at the Eden Gardens on Sunday when they lock horns with Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the Indian
May 23, 2015 11:27 PM
Super Kings will look to Dhoni’s magic to arrest Mumbai Indians’ momentum. For cricket aficionados in India, M.S. Dhoni’s name instantly evokes thoughts of his near mystic ability to conjure up victory. His calm, cerebral presence has
May 23, 2015 04:52 PM
Will the big guns come good or will the likes of Pawan Negi and Hardik Pandya become unlikely heroes at Eden Gardens? In what could be deja vu from 2013, Eden Gardens will again host Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Mumbai Indians (MI), who will lock horns
May 23, 2015 05:40 PM
"Our bowlers are doing well, executing their plans beautifully; Nehra has been exceptional" Star left-hander Suresh Raina feels that Chennai Super Kings’ stupendous success as the most consistent team in the eight editions of Indian Premier League
Sport
May 24, 2015 10:10 PM
Facing a player who pushed him to five sets at Wimbledon five years ago, Federer was never threatened this time. For Roger Federer, the menace did not come from the other side of the net.After dispatching Colombian Alejandro Falla in straight sets, the
May 24, 2015 09:15 PM
Hugh Jones holds forth on racing, his favourite marathons and more… Hugh Jones has been coming to Bangalore since 2008, as Race Director of the TCS World 10K. But before he was a race organizer, Jones was an accomplished professional long-distance
May 24, 2015 07:17 PM
Cook reached 69 by lunch, with Root on 58 and England leading by 41 runs with seven wickets in hand. Alastair Cook and Joe Root shared a gritty unbroken century partnership to lift England to 175 for three at lunch against New Zealand on the fourth day
May 24, 2015 06:36 PM
Admiralty (D.K. Ashish up) won the Karnataka Juvenile Million, the feature event of the races held here on Sunday (May 24). The winner is owned by United Racing & Bloodstock Breeders Ltd represented by Mr & Mrs. Vijay Mallya and trained
May 24, 2015 06:36 PM
Mr. M. A. M. Ramaswamy’s Baratheon (Casey up) won the Nilgiris Gold Cup (1,600m), the main event of the races held here on Sunday (May 24). The winner is trained by R.Foley.1. KALAHATTY PLATE (1,400m) rated 40 to 65 8-y-o above: Moon Farer (Ross) 1,
Opinion
May 25, 2015 12:18 AM
The Tamil Nadu government’s move to approach the Supreme Court seeking a review of its recent judgment barring the use of pictures of political leaders in government advertisements is retrograde and unnecessary. The court’s verdict restricting
May 25, 2015 12:14 AM
The Gujarat Chief Minister’s attempt to distinguish herself from her predecessor by making women’s issues a priority hardly gets around the deep discrimination that Muslims in the State face in the form of communalism and a lack of housing O
May 25, 2015 12:05 AM
Mr. Modi has been proactive and successful in foreign relations but has stalled in Pakistan. It is time he scripted a new narrative. In the one year of his government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s travels to five continents have been marked by o
Business
May 23, 2015 10:57 PM
At the outset, I would like to congratulate Prime Minister, Mr. Narendra Modi and his NDA Government on completing one year in office. Before NDA Government was swept to power with a decisive mandate in the Lok Sabha poll in 2014, the country faced eno
May 23, 2015 10:47 PM
Confident tone from Fed as a consequence of waning economic headwinds Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen was clearer than ever on Friday that the central bank was poised to raise interest rates this year, as the U.S. economy was set to bounce back from
May 23, 2015 10:33 PM
City Union Bank has achieved a growth of 18.9 per cent in its net profit at Rs. 99.08 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2015, against Rs. 83.35 crore in the same period in the previous year. The growth was despite making higher provisions again
May 23, 2015 04:12 PM
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will lead a business delegation to Algeria from May 26 to June 1, 2015, a FICCI statement said on Saturday.“India has been given a status of Guest of Honour country for the Algiers International Trade Fair, being
May 23, 2015 02:41 PM
Gold prices fell further by Rs 150 to Rs 27,450 per ten grams at the bullion market on Saturday dragged down by a weak trend overseas and sluggish demand from jewellers. Silver also declined by Rs 375 to Rs 38,800 per kg on reduced offtake by industrial u
Features
May 24, 2015 09:21 PM
Chitra Krishnan extends the reach of her all-women catering unit to include social commitment Chew on this; it’s good food for thought. Food satiates hunger and when used entrepreneurially it empowers as experienced by Chitra Krishnan through her c
May 24, 2015 08:47 PM
As India celebrates 50 years of its first successful expedition to Mt. Everest, HPS Ahluwalia speaks about the challenges confronting the team. Way back in 1965, when the India was making its third desperate attempt at scaling Mt. Everest, a number of qu
May 24, 2015 09:23 PM
A breezy comedy, Marunattil Oru Malayali, released on September 24, 1971, was remade as Sree Rajeswari Vilas Coffee Club (1976) in Telugu by Aluri Chakrapani, producer- director-journalist, co-owner of Vijaya Studios and founder of Chandamama Publications.
May 24, 2015 10:54 PM
The French director who charmed the world and won an Oscar with his 2005 documentary March of the Penguins will close the Cannes festival on a sombre note with a film about global warming that says not only the penguins should be worried. Luc Jacquet&#8
May 24, 2015 10:51 PM
For the first time in years, the winner won’t be a three-hour art-house epic Just what film directors Joel and Ethan Coen are thinking is a question that has long bedeviled moviegoers. Now they have the Cannes Film Festival on pins and needles, to
Slideshows
May 24, 2015 06:32 PM
Vijayawada has literally tuned into Blazewada with temperatures remaining above 45 degrees Celcius for past four days. The Hindu lensmen capture the travails of people across the city.
May 24, 2015 06:05 PM
The workers at Metro Project construction site, daily commuters and labourers struggle to work in the oppressive heat wave conditions in Hyderabad. The temperature has been above 43 degrees for past one week. The Hindu lensmen capture the hardship faced b
May 24, 2015 02:16 PM
This week, the mercury climbed to an unbearable 47 degrees Celsius in parts of the country, even as heatwaves claimed nearly 250 lives in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Odisha. Here is India coping with heat - in pictures.
May 22, 2015 06:59 PM
Amidst protests by disgruntled students and parents, announcement date of COMEDK and CET results have been postponed. The decisions of postponing were taken after the protests by students and parents entered its fourth day in the premises of the Departm
May 22, 2015 06:02 PM
Jayalalithaa will take oath as Chief Minister on Saturday, yet again. The AIADMK supremo's day out in Chennai was marked with frenzy, festivity and chaos. A few pictures that capture the mood.
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