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Updated: May 4, 2015 11:47 PM
Ministers told to start work after budget session ends Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed his Ministers to fan out across the country after the Budget session of Parliament ends on May 13 and counter the perception that the government is ‘a
Updated: May 4, 2015 07:07 PM
The Prime Minister was speaking on the occasion of Buddha Poornima Observing that the situation in earthquake-hit Nepal was “beyond our imagination”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday that India should share the pain of the people
Updated: May 4, 2015 09:19 PM
Gupta and Payo Murmu, both Tata Steel workers, had climbed up to Camp II at 21,000 ft at the time of the quake. Moments after the earthquake jolted Nepal, climbers of Mt Everest saw avalanches rushing down from three sides with no place to hide, recounts
Updated: May 4, 2015 07:51 PM
Female party volunteer files defamation complaint against the senior party leader. After being accused of triggering a farmer's suicide at rally in New Delhi earlier this month, senior Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas found himself in the mids
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he Supreme Court had declared the Salwa Judum "illegal and unconstitutional" and had ordered its disbandment in 2011. Salwa Judum founder Mahendra Karma’s son Chhavindra Karma and former leaders of the anti-Maoist militia formed “Vikas Sangh
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Sunrisers Hyderabad on Monday won the toss and out Kolkata Knight Riders in to bat at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Teams: Kolkata: R Uthappa (Wkt), G Gambhir (Capt), M Pandey, S Yadav, Y Pathan, A Russell, R Doeschate, J Botha, P Chawla, U Yadav, B Ho
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French President Francois Hollande, seeking to strengthen political and business ties with the energy-rich Gulf states, arrived in Qatar on Monday at the start of a two-nation trip that will include a visit to neighbouring Saudi Arabia. The trip comes as
IPL 2015
May 4, 2015 04:00 PM
Having posted a modest 148/9 in 20 overs, CSK bowlers led by Nehra and Bravo bundled RCB out for 124 in 19.4 overs. A sensational bowling effort by Chennai Super Kings saw them defend a modest total as they crushed Royal Challengers Bangalore by 24 runs
May 4, 2015 01:38 PM
Mumbai Indians will hold a clear edge over the inconsistent Delhi Daredevils in their key IPL cricket match. High on confidence after their third consecutive, Mumbai Indians will hold a clear edge over the inconsistent Delhi Daredevils in their key IPL c
May 4, 2015 03:27 AM
Rahane and Karun profit from some ordinary Daredevils fielding to help Royals post a match-winning total. Ajinkya Rahane played orthodox shots in a gung-ho style and anchored Rajasthan Royals with a match-winning unbeaten 91 in a crucial Pepsi-IPL-8 matc
May 3, 2015 04:15 PM
Mumbai Indians kept their hopes of qualifying for the play—off alive as they convincingly beat Kings XI Punjab by 23 runs in an IPL cricket tournament encounter, here today. After scoring a healthy 172 for three in 20 overs, Mumbai Indians restri
May 4, 2015 07:22 PM
The AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open is one of five new tournaments on the Asian Tour this season Indian golfer Arjun Atwal believes this week’s inaugural AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open will provide another opportunity for Asia’s top stars to showca
May 4, 2015 07:04 PM
"Unfortunately, we lead very hectic lives and... It's difficult to spend time together," wrote Woods on his website. Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods has announced that he and his 2-year-long girlfriend, Olympic skiing champion Lindsey Vonn, h
May 4, 2015 04:34 PM
Angel Dust, Conspicuous and Sea Lord impressed when the horses were exercised here on Monday morning (May 4). Outer sand: 1,000m: In The Sunrise (rb), Brabus (rb) 1-17.5, 600/45. Former finished two lengths ahead. 1,200m: Sea Lord (R. Marsh
May 4, 2015 04:33 PM
Crimson Princess (Ross up) won the Nilgiris 2000 Guineas (1,400m), the star event of the races held here on Sunday (May 3). The winner is owned by Mr. M.A.M.Ramaswamy and trained by R. Foley.1. MUKURTI PLATE (1,400m) rated 60 to 85: Blazing Comet (Rajendr
May 4, 2015 04:33 PM
Schiavone, Sheer Elation, Silken Water, Colorato and Arrogant Approach pleased when the horses were exercised here on Sunday morning (May 3).Outer sand:600m: Vijays Joy (Mark) 44.5. Shaped well. Chal Dhannu Chal (Mark) 45. Easy. Madiba (Mark) 44.5. Moved
May 4, 2015 12:06 AM
Despite growing American reservations, Saudi Arabian hardliners seem determined to impose a military solution on the Yemen crisis. Instead, Riyadh is likely to find itself mired in Yemen for a long time in an unwinnable war. The intense fighting that re
May 4, 2015 12:06 AM
It is the fag end of the U.K. election campaign, but except for the Scottish National Party, the three main parties do not offer a clear road map for what they will do if elected to power “You campaign in poetry, you govern in prose,” said Ma
May 4, 2015 12:05 AM
A study shows that Indians are not immune to health consequences of smoking and that smokers have a higher death rate than non-smokers. Recently, a parliamentary committee declined to extend the size of health warnings on cigarette packets due to lack of
May 4, 2015 07:07 PM
Unhappy over newly-introduced policies to solve issues in gas and coal for power sector, infra lender IDFC on Monday said risks to lending might have gone up as a result of them and the company would be forced to accelerate its provisioning for exposure
May 4, 2015 07:02 PM
Gold imports surged 19.5 per cent to reach USD 34.32 billion in 2014-15 due to declining prices and easing of restrictions by the Reserve Bank. Imports of the metal were USD 28.7 billion the previous fiscal, 2013-14. Increase in gold imports impacts
May 4, 2015 06:40 PM
Swiss Economic Affairs Minister Johann N. Schneider Ammann will be on a two-day visit to India from May 15. The visit — the first of a Swiss Cabinet Minister since the Modi Government joined office a year ago, comes at a time when India’s effo
May 4, 2015 06:18 PM
Changing buyers profile of the Indian auto industry Coming out of a little longer down-cycle, 2014-15 proved a challenging fiscal for the auto industry despite some positive momentum in some select segments. Of the 18 passenger vehicle manufacturers, o
May 4, 2015 06:04 PM
Stocks of commercial vehicle financier Shriram Transport Finance settled 15 per cent lower on Monday, wiping out Rs. 3,295 crore from its market valuation, after the company reported 73 per cent drop in consolidated profit after tax for the quarter ended
May 4, 2015 08:30 PM
An abstract approach doesn’t help the Telugu audience to connect with the film Be it narcissism, be it ambition or a last desire, Manoranjan wants to come up with one great performance that will make him immortal...he wants a film that will be reme
May 4, 2015 06:53 PM
Vengaboys, the popular 90s band, on what brings them to Chennai again. There is plenty of nostalgia for the 90s — cassette tapes, Doordarshan Fridays or Seinfeld (depending on the audience), Bournvita Quiz Contest, and, arguably the most popular of
May 4, 2015 08:32 PM
Just when we thought we’ve tasted them all, now comes the one with the ‘golden leaf’. Legend has it that one of the Nizams of Hyderabad used to eat gold-laced paan as an aphrodisiac and that’s how he could keep his several wives h
May 4, 2015 08:34 PM
Writers and storytellers keep young children engaged with interactive narratives. Grandparents make for some of the best storytellers. In a society that boasts of strong oral tradition, elders at home have played a crucial role in narrating stories from
May 4, 2015 08:23 PM
Farhan as it was our first film together." Apart from this, Prachi will feature in cricketer Mohammad. The gorgeous Prachi Desai who made her large screen debut opposite Farhan Akhtar in Rock On in 2008, has been signed to feature in the film’s se
May 2, 2015 04:50 PM
She has been dancing since she was 11. Now, 55 years later, when she wears her ornate papier-mâché horse over her hip and the rich and royal costume, she dances not like the wife, mother and grandmother she is, but a professional and great
May 1, 2015 07:04 PM
The services on the Reach 3B extension of Namma Metro between Nagasandra (Close to Bangalore International Exhibition Centre) and Peenya Industrial Area Phase I was flagged off in Bengaluru on May 1. The new stations added are: Peenya Industry, Jalahall
Apr 30, 2015 07:04 PM
The various districts in Karnataka were hit hard by the nation-wide strike against some provisions of the Road Transport and Safety Bill, 2014. Here are some pictures of the strike observed in the districts.
Apr 30, 2015 06:41 PM
Our photographers V. Sreenivasa Murthy and Sampath Kumar G.P. capture the mood on Bengaluru's streets on Thursday, when a nation-wide strike was called against some provisions of the Road Transport and Safety Bill, 2014. While the KSRTC prepaid counter
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