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Updated: May 6, 2015 02:30 AM
Top Pakistan Army Commanders expressed serious concern at the alleged involvement by India’s Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) in “whipping up” terrorism in Pakistan. The issue came up for discussion at the corps commanders conference hea
Updated: May 6, 2015 02:25 AM
Home Ministry later clarifies ‘goof-up’, says he is in Pakistan. The Ministry of Home Affairs told the Lok Sabha during question hour on Tuesday that the government was unaware of the location of the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts accused Dawood
Updated: May 6, 2015 02:07 AM
A sessions court here will pronounce its verdict on Wednesday in the 2002 hit-and-run case, in which actor Salman Khan is the accused. Nurullah Mehboob Sharif was killed and four others were injured after Mr. Khan’s Toyota Land Cruiser ran up the
Updated: May 6, 2015 01:15 AM
Centre says the original Constitution did not mention collegium; Centre had accepted primacy of judiciary in 1993, says Bench. Temperatures rose in Court No. 4 of the Supreme Court as the highest judiciary sparred with the Centre when the latter claimed
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Faced with a complete shutdown on the first day of the Durbar in the summer capital, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Tuesday said restoration of flood-damaged infrastructure and improvement of roads were his government&
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"Greenpeace India has one month left to fight for its survival," the organisation said in a statement. Greenpeace India on Tuesday said it was staring at an “imminent” shutdown within a month in the absence of funds for staff salaries and ac
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India also scores poorly in the Mother’s Index Rank standing at 140 out of 179 countries. India is one of the 10 countries in the world with the greatest survival divide between wealthy and poor urban children. It figures in this worrying list wit
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On a night when big stars were a dime a dozen, like George and Amal Clooney, Lady Gaga, Madonna and Cher, the pop star still managed to steal the show and conquer the red carpet at the Met Gala when she swooped in wearing a fur-trimmed yellow cape with fl
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‘Government decision will lead to excess urea subsidy’ The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report tabled in Parliament on Tuesday said the Oil Ministry's decision in May 2010 to allow Reliance Industries (RIL) to charge in U.S. dollars
IPL 2015
May 6, 2015 02:56 AM
Harbhajan, Suchith keep Daredevils on a tight leash; Yuvraj comes good Mumbai Indians eased into the fourth spot on the IPL league table after a five-wicket victory over Delhi Daredevils on Tuesday at the Wankhede, its fifth triumph in 10 games. Amidst
May 6, 2015 02:59 AM
The last time Kings XI Punjab came here was for the final of the 2014 IPL. It was a game that ended in nerve-shredding defeat but it was a campaign that no one would call a failure: top spot after the league phase, where it was beaten only three times ...
May 5, 2015 08:11 PM
Delhi Daredevils won the toss and elected to bat first against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede. Captain Rohit Sharma and Ambati Rayudu made crucial knocks as Mumbai Indians notched up a thrilling five—wicket win over Delhi Daredevils in their rain&
May 5, 2015 05:53 PM
The KKR bowling coach said Brad Hogg has ably replaced Sunil Narine as the team's 'mystery spinner'. Hailing Chinaman exponent Brad Hogg for ably replacing spin ace Sunil Narine in the side, Kolkata Knight Riders’ bowling coach Wasim Akram on Tues
May 6, 2015 02:52 AM
Former Pakistan and India captains Wasim Akram and Dilip Vengsarkar are of the opinion that an Indian coach would be a better choice to replace Duncan Fletcher, whose tenure with the senior team ended after the ICC World Cup. “You need an Indian coa
May 5, 2015 06:46 PM
"For me, in batting, it’s about having those gears to be able to go up and down and know when to get off strike and go to the other end." After an extraordinary home series against India and in the World Cup Steve Smith’s reputation has sky
May 5, 2015 06:28 PM
"Brendon has set a standard as captain to follow; others are trying to emulate his aggressive mindset" Praising Brendon McCullum for his aggressive style of leadership, Kiwi pacer Tim Southee feels that the New Zealand captain has set a new benchmark in
May 5, 2015 06:17 PM
Nostalgic Memories, Acclaimed, Marine One, Carbonado and King Julien shone when the horses were exercised here on Tuesday morning (May 5).Inner sand:1,000m: Pentagram (rb) 1-7, 600/39.5. Pleased. 1,200m: Vigorous (Mrs. Silva) 1-21, 1,000/1-8, 600/41. In f
May 5, 2015 05:11 PM
"How can we drop Umar Akmal or Ahmed Shehzad? The PCB has invested in these boys for the last 10 years." Pakistan bowling legend Wasim Akram on Tuesday said the frequent dropping of players instead of disciplining or managing them was hurting Pakistan c
May 6, 2015 01:12 AM
One year after it delivered him an electoral bounty, Uttar Pradesh is deeply disappointed with Prime Minister Narendra Modi In Uttar Pradesh, Narendra Modi’s stock has dipped, with deep disappointment replacing the frenzy that only one year ago ha
May 6, 2015 01:12 AM
Reconstructing Kathmandu Valley’s heritage sites is going to be a difficult task The April 25 earthquake in Kathmandu Valley in Nepal has not only killed more than 6,000 lives and injured more than 14,000 people but has also impacted severely the
May 6, 2015 01:12 AM
The image of a country is not only about the size of its economy, or its future potential for economic growth. If India’s liberal and secular image is tarnished, there will be a global spillover. The world is watching India, and India must, therefor
May 6, 2015 02:41 AM
The U.S.-based mid-sized IT services company iGATE on Tuesday said its net profits witnessed a growth of 20 per cent to $38 million, for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015, when compared to the same period last year.The total revenue stood at $322.0 m
May 6, 2015 02:40 AM
Firstsource Solutions Ltd. (FSL), a RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group company engaged in customised business process management (BPM) services, is on the look out for fresh acquisitions in BPM and business analytics space. “Inorganic growth is possible”
May 6, 2015 02:39 AM
NIIT Technologies on Tuesday announced acquiring 51 per cent stake in Hyderabad-based Incessant Technologies for $17 million (about Rs.107.8 crore).“Incessant provides us with the capability to be a significant player in the Digital Integration spac
May 6, 2015 02:38 AM
From this May, the expecting mothers, working in IT services and consulting major Accenture’s India offices, has something more to cheer. The U.S.-based technology giant has increased the maternity-leave benefits for its full-time and part-time wome
May 6, 2015 02:30 AM
It is not technically possible to supply gas through floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) or gas tankers to high-cost naphtha-based fertilizer firms in the South, Union Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said i
May 5, 2015 06:07 PM
Vishwanathan Ramakrishnan was looking at ways to entertain his four-year-old. The son’s need soon became the father’s business What do you do with your four-year-old that can keep him entertained and you happy? If that’s a question tha
May 5, 2015 06:02 PM
Adithya Srinivasan, one of India’s youngest ghazal singers, talks about his sonic exploits at home and abroad. Not a lot of people can claim to be famous at 22. But Bengaluru-based independent singer-songwriter Adithya Srinivasan can lay stake to
May 5, 2015 06:00 PM
Lifepain is a retro-reflective, rainproof, washable spray-on paint that reflects light back towards its source, especially at night It is a good time to bike. With an increasing number of people gravitating towards cars and motorcycles, the amount of gre
May 6, 2015 03:33 AM
The film director had survived a heart attack in 2004 when he was filming the multi-starrer bi-lingual “Yuva”. Film director Mani Ratnam was hospitalised in Indraprastha Apollo Hospital here late on Tuesday afternoon. While doctors confirmed
May 5, 2015 08:54 PM
Corporate Tweeting Data analysis by the Harvard Business Review has revealed that among the top 50 companies that handle their Twitter accounts better are American Airlines, Bank of America, Kraft Foods, Dish Network, Verizon and Facebook. Other big nam
May 5, 2015 01:12 PM
Students from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh gathered at the Sri Sita Ramachandraswami Temple in Bhadrachalam to perform some classical dance numbers on Monday and enthralled the audience. Photos: G.N. Rao
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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