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Updated: Apr 25, 2015 09:24 PM
The numbers to the 24-hour Control Room are +91 11 2301 2113, +91 11 2301 4104 and +91 11 2301 7905. A powerful earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, killing at least 918 people across a swath of four countries as the violently shaking earth collapsed ho
Updated: Apr 25, 2015 06:57 PM
On the back foot over suicide of the farmer from Rajasthan, the Delhi govt also decided to give a job to Gajendra’s kin and martyr status for him. On the back foot over suicide of Gajendra Singh at Aam Aadmi Party rally, the party-led Delhi govern
Updated: Apr 25, 2015 08:33 PM
"Our focus is on rescue operations. The damage assessment will follow in some time," L.C. Goyal said. Although Nepal took the brunt of the high intensity earthquake on Saturday with a death toll of more than 800 people, the casualty figure in India rose
Apr 25, 2015 06:41 PM
Nepal’s 19th-century old nine-storey Dharhara tower in the heart of the capital on Saturday became a burial ground for hundreds of visitors who had come to see the panoramic views of the Kathmandu valley from the top of the minaret.The 50.5-metre-hi
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USL has already seen a number of exits from its board and top management since the probe was launched by Diageo. Alleging fund diversion to Kingfisher and other UB group entities, United Spirits’ new owner Diageo has asked Vijay Mallya to step dow
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However, it would be issue-to-issue coordination in Parliament based on development, says the CPI (M) general secretary The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Saturday ruled out any alliance with the Congress but said it would have issue-based coordi
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"The association ( Cricket Association of Bengal) will be buying three ambulances which will also have the necessary facilities." Former India captain Sourav Ganguly has decided to give away his BCCI pension for this year to the deceased Under-19 Bengal
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A group of 45 pilgrims from Bengluru, Mysuru and Davanagere visiting north India and Nepal experienced anxious moments as they were stuck for sometime following the massive earthquake which rocked that country on Saturday.However, the Bengaluru-based Karn
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The Central Crime Branch sleuths on Friday conducted a raid at a house in Hoskerehalli and arrested three women for allegedly running a prostitution racket . Two women, aged 22 and 23, who claimed to be Kannada serial artistes, were rescued from the house.
IPL 2015
Apr 25, 2015 03:38 PM
Pace bowlers Lasith Malinga and Mitchell McClenaghan came up with stellar bowling display to help Mumbai Indians defend a modest score and beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 20 runs in their IPL cricket match in Mumbai on Saturday. Sri Lankan Malinga grabbed h
Apr 25, 2015 02:01 PM
Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will be in a tight corner without their ‘mystery spinner’ Sunil Narine, reported for chucking, as they gear up to face Rajasthan Royals in an IPL Cricket tournament match, in Kolkata on Sunday. Narin
Apr 25, 2015 12:36 PM
Rahane's technique comes closest to what can be called perfect even in the T20 format, says Wadekar Former India captain Ajit Wadekar feels that Ajinkya Rahane is probably the one Indian batsman whose technique comes closest to what can be called perfec
Apr 25, 2015 02:06 PM
High on confidence after convincing victories in their previous games, both Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore will seek the winning momentum when they face off in the Indian Premier League in New Delhi on Sunday.Daredevils dispatched Mumbai
Sport
Apr 25, 2015 07:53 PM
The three-year-old filly Sweeping Star, who ran second in her debut, should make amends in the Season Ending Juvenile Million, the main attraction of the races to be held on the concluding day of Mumbai racing season on Sunday (April 26).Rails will be pla
Apr 25, 2015 07:52 PM
Crimson Princess has an edge in the Nilgiris 1000 Guineas (1,400m), the first classic of the season to be held here on Sunday (April 26). PALANI PLATE (1,300m), rated 60 to 85, 11.00 a.m.: 1. Night Of Passion (4) N. Rupa 60, 2. Tradition Style (5) Ross 6
Apr 25, 2015 07:51 PM
Mr. PL. Ravi’s Emperor’s Crown (Rajendra Singh up), won the Stewards Cup (1,600m), the main event of the races held here on Saturday (April 25). The winner is trained by R. Foley.The results:1. HIGHLAND GAMES PLATE (Div. I) (1,200m) 3-y-o only
Apr 25, 2015 07:46 PM
Chennai Super Kings retains same squad while Kings XI Punjab left Glen Maxwell out. Chennai Super Kings captain M.S. Dhoni won the toss and elected to bat first against Kings XI Punjab in Chennai on Saturday. Dhoni "We're looking to bat first. We've b
Apr 25, 2015 03:34 PM
Rhodes-Melanie couple named the baby 'India Jeanne Rhodes'. Former South Africa cricketer and current Mumbai Indians fielding coach Jonty Rhodes and wife Melanie have named their new born baby girl India.The couple were blessed with a baby daughter on Th
Opinion
Apr 25, 2015 01:40 AM
India cannot continue with a pattern of industry that yields so few jobs but has such a large ecological footprint. Neither can it be excited by the urban nightmares that its cities are today. The land law debate must be the occasion to talk about these k
Apr 25, 2015 01:33 AM
The Nirbhaya agitation of 2012 not only removed the stigma surrounding rape but also gave women the hope that their complaint would be heard. The anti-rape agitation in India that followed on the heels of the Nirbhaya gang-rape incident in New Delhi in 2
Apr 25, 2015 01:26 AM
Given the high investment and negative incentives such as input subsidies, small farmers have not benefited from government schemes. Everything about the suicide of the farmer from Dausa, Gajendra Singh, save the tragedy for his family, has been theatre
Business
Apr 25, 2015 07:26 PM
The government will create a banking investment company, which will hold the government’s shares, Sinha said. Maintaining that higher borrowings by individuals will lead to purchase-led growth, Union Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha on S
Apr 25, 2015 07:15 PM
The Odisha government on Saturday asked South Korean steel major Posco to make outstanding payment of about Rs 50 crore towards land premium and Rs 18 crore towards net present value for forest land diversion. “Posco has not yet made full payment to
Apr 25, 2015 09:46 AM
Cloud-based Freshdesk based in Chennai has shown that some million dollar agreements can be pulled off easily over on chats than during face-to-face conversation. Yesterday, around noon, instant message application provider Hike Messenger sent a mes
Apr 25, 2015 12:17 AM
Tata Projects has entered into a strategic partnership with Australian construction company, Brookfield Multiplex, to deliver a range of commercial and retail, healthcare and tourism and leisure projects in India. “The memorandum of understanding
Apr 25, 2015 12:14 AM
The company also launched its Hadoop Innovation Centre EMC Corporation, on Thursday, rolled out ‘Federation Business Data Lake’, a solution that would help enterprises manage and analyse big data in an efficient, scalable and cost-effective
Features
Apr 24, 2015 08:39 PM
In just five days from now, St. George’s Cathedral, on Cathedral Road, will complete 200, for it first opened its doors to worshippers on April 30, 1815. By 1800, Madras had become a haven of peace. And with that, the British began leaving the secure
Apr 24, 2015 08:09 PM
Deepika Padukone talks about enjoying her craft and why she immediately agreed to play Amitabh Bachchan’s daughter in Shoojit Sircar’s ‘Piku’. Director Shoojit Sircar and writer Juhi Chaturvedi met Deepika Padukone and narrated a
Apr 24, 2015 06:31 PM
Actor Neeraj Madhav on finding his feet in Mollywood Of course! His ringtone is ‘Enne Thallendammava…’ What else, would it be? The peppy number from Oru Vadakkan Selfie that talks about and oozes attitude is all the rage in Mollywood.
Apr 25, 2015 06:29 PM
Natraj S. talks about the challenges and joys of teaching differently-abled children Swimming instructor Natraj S. did not understand how challenging the disabilities of body and mind could be until mid-2012, when he took up special training in Ahme
Apr 25, 2015 06:28 PM
The adult bird was injured in its legs An adult black kite, around four years old, was rescued by residents of Integral Coach Factory last week after the bird of prey was found injured and unable to move. Residents found the bird of prey on the terrace
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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.
Apr 24, 2015 05:12 PM
The week saw Congress and Aam Aadmi Party intensifying their fight against Land Bill, holding farmers' rallies, while CPI(M) elected its new chief - Sitaram Yechury. After being dormant for nearly half a century, Chile's Calbuco volcano erupted spewing sm
Apr 23, 2015 11:02 AM
With more than 1 million observations, including those of the farthest and oldest galaxies ever beholden by humanity, no man-made satellite has touched as many minds or hearts as the Hubble Space Telescope.
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