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India also pointed out that Lakhvi can neither receive nor give money since all his assets and financial resources have to be frozen. A United Nations Security Council (UNSC) committee has assured India that it will take up the issue of Mumbai terror at
May 3, 2015 10:36 AM
The National Seismological Centre said the aftershocks would repeat for weeks when big qua...
May 3, 2015 04:56 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s cabinet formation has left his party depleted of leaders t...
May 3, 2015 08:03 PM
Any suspicion of leniency from the court would compromise the public’s faith in judiciary:...
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Bradford witnesses a tough contest between Respect Party leader George Galloway and Labour’s Naz Shah. Bradford city carries the unmistakable flavour of decline. Once the world’s largest wool manufacturing centre, the de-industrialisation of
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Questions from career and education aspirants across the country are answered in this segment. I have completed Bachelor of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology in 2014. I am interested in Psychology and currently pursuing M.Sc Psychology with KSOU.
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News from around the world. Cooking as a career?About 39 per cent of adults would like to be better cooks or bakers in the U.K., according to a survey by the National Institute of Adult Continuing Education (NIACE). Also, 23 per cent of them said they wo
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Seminar A one-day national seminar on “Changing dimensions of corporate reporting in India under IRFS regime” was jointly organised by the Department of Commerce, Bangalore University, and Board of Studies, Institute of Chartered Accountants
IPL 2015
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 3, 2015 03:02 AM
Two brilliant efforts by allrounder Ashish Reddy set up Sunrisers Hyderabad’s (SRH) 22-run win against the formidable Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in a crucial match of the Indian Premier League here on Saturday night.Chasing 193 for victory, Super Kin
May 3, 2015 03:00 AM
Mandeep’s cameo breaks the hearts of Kolkata Knight Riders in a truncated match. A large part of Saturday evening seemed to reiterate the local fans’ worst nightmare — the probability of a washed out match. But thankfully the rain stop
May 2, 2015 11:37 AM
Fortunes seemed to have shifted on the positive side for Delhi, who are now at fourth position with their fourth win from eight games. A resurgent Delhi Daredevils, who have risen up the league table after an inconsistence show in the early phase, will
Sport
May 3, 2015 08:28 PM
Playmaker Eden Hazard scored the crucial goal in the 45th minute when he headed home the rebound. Chelsea clinched their first Premier League title for five years as Jose Mourinho's side produced a typically stubborn display to grind out a 1-0 victory a
May 3, 2015 08:05 PM
Be it bowling or batting, Rakesh Shukla was known for his controlled aggression How many first-class cricketers would have honed their skills at the official residence of the Prime Minister. A stunning example was Rakesh Shukla. “Lal Bahadur Shastr
May 3, 2015 07:59 PM
Rajasthan Squad: Shane Watson (c), Stuart Binny, James Faulkner, Ajinkya Rahane, Sanju Samson, Steve Smith, Rajat Bhatia, Tim Southee, Dhawal Kulkarni, Abhishek Nayar, Kane Richardson, Ben Cutting, Karun Nair, Deepak Hooda, Dishant Yagnik, Vikramjeet Ma
May 3, 2015 03:18 PM
England was wobbling at 39/5 in its second innings yet leading by what could be called a handy 107 runs after an extraordinary second day of the third cricket test on Saturday. Eighteen wickets tumbled for 245 runs at Kensington Oval. Never before in 23
May 3, 2015 02:03 PM
Ace Badraan, Only Prince, Auriga, Toroloco and Heaven Is Here excelled when the horses were exercised here on Saturday morning (May 2).Inner sand:1,400m: Victor (rb), Majestic Style (rb) 1-35, (1,400-600) 51.5. They shaped well. Outer sand:600m: Bazinga (
Opinion
May 2, 2015 05:14 PM
A technology developed in the IIT Madras lab Affordable clean water is a crucial aspect of development. Yet, it finds less than adequate attention in the overall scheme of things, whether research, technology or policy. Over 20 per cent of the Indian
May 2, 2015 02:53 AM
The Mines and Minerals Amendment Bill 2015 contains no provisions for consent from tribals for mining operations, but strengthens the rights of private sector mining companies Even as countrywide protests against the land ordinance gain momentum, Adivas
May 2, 2015 02:43 AM
The Rights of Transgender Persons Bill 2014 was passed in the Rajya Sabha and is headed to the Lok Sabha. But how much has changed for the community since last year’s landmark judgment? When I spoke to Rose Venkatesan seven years ago, she was a gr
Business
May 3, 2015 04:21 PM
Government collected over Rs 6,96,200 crore revenue under the direct taxes kitty in the just concluded financial year 2014-15, about 14 per cent short of target. Officials said the I-T Department which collects a variety of taxes like Income Tax and Cor
May 3, 2015 02:56 PM
In a major restructuring exercise, Aditya Birla Group on Sunday announced merger of all its branded apparel businesses into one entity, Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd, through an all-share deal. The new entity will have a combined turnover of Rs 5,
May 3, 2015 01:24 PM
Making a fresh bid to locate Sahara investors eligible for refunds, capital markets regulator SEBI has asked the bondholders of two Sahara firms to submit their claims along with the proof of investments. The latest exercise follows two similar attempts
May 3, 2015 01:06 PM
US-based Ford Foundation has funded a political party and profit making organisations “illegally” which has resulted in the foreign outfit coming under the Home Ministry scanner and put on the “watch list”. A senior Home Ministry o
May 3, 2015 12:30 PM
The integration is on and the service should be available by mid-June. Paytm’s mobile wallet will soon be accepted at quick service restaurants (QSRs), including Domino’s and Cafe Coffee Day, as the Alibaba-backed company forays into the off
Features
May 3, 2015 07:48 PM
Vir Das talks about “Unbelievable”, his most ambitious tour to date, and his own journey as a stand-up comedian The “Unbelievable” tour is comedian and actor Vir Das’s most ambitious one so far, with 11 cities on the list an
May 3, 2015 05:19 PM
The people of Neelankarai nurture the fading tradition of hook-and-line for fishing by reefs. Neelankarai is not an ordinary fishing hamlet. At first sight, it may not boast of anything special — tile-roofed houses teeter close to the shoreline; f
May 3, 2015 08:24 PM
An exhibition of paintings and photographs in the city is an ode to the working class The colours, canvases and photographs speak of the passion and pain of being a part of the working class. At Ailamma Art Gallery, 14 artists honour the nameless, facele
May 3, 2015 09:00 PM
According to a survey, a majority of smartphone users in India are below 25. Given this, what would be the impact of depriving college students of the use of their smartphones? Some students respond.R. Karthik, I B.Com, D.G.Vaishnav College Abandoning smar
May 3, 2015 08:58 PM
Stella Maris College (SMC), Chennai, is offering a postgraduate certificate programme in International Business, scheduled to start in June 2015. On successfully completing the course with distinction, students can seek admission to the Liverpool Hope Uni
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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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