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If my luck is benefitting people, then vote for BJP: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Reuters File Photo.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today sought a majority for BJP in Delhi by presenting himself as a "lucky" person as he ridiculed his rivals...

On campaign trail, Sonia slams 'pracharak' Modi, 'dharnebaaj' Kejriwal

Congress President Sonia Gandhi. PTI File Photo.

Congress President Sonia Gandhi today slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, saying one was a "pracharak...

Master communicator at work: Tharoor says of Modi

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. PTI file photo

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who only recently earned the party's wrath for praising Narendra Modi, says in the Prime Minister "we are all seeing...

US Consulate terror conspiracy: US hands over evidence linking Pak national

Terrorist. DH File Photo.

The documents handed over by the US to India in connection with the probe into the plot to carry out terror strikes on American and Israeli consulates...

Business

4G networks rise 36% in 2014; telcos tap 1800Mhz band

The number of operators offering 4G mobile services rose by 36 per cent to 360 globally in 2014 and nearly half of these used spectrum in 1800 Mhz band to provide the super-fast services, says a report. AP File Photo.

The number of operators offering 4G mobile services rose by 36 per cent to 360 globally in 2014 and nearly half of these used spectrum...

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Pearls Of Wisdom

Humiliation is the beginning of sanctification.

John Donne
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Poisoning a river of purity

The Vrishabhavathi river, a tributary of the Arkavathy river, is a stark example of river pollution. DH photo

The Vrishabhavathi river, a tributary of the Arkavathy river, is a stark example of river pollution. What would have been a grand source...

Sports

Djokovic grinds Murray down to win Australian Open

Novak Djokovic reasserted his rule over the hard-courts of Melbourne Park on Sunday, grinding down Andy Murray 7-6(5) 6-7(4) 6-3 6-0 to win his fifth Australian Open title.

Captains should emulate what Dhoni did in 2011: Fleming

Setting India's Mahendra Singh Dhoni as an example worth emulating, former

Australia crush England by 112 runs to clinch tri-series title

An all-round show by Glenn Maxwell and a devastating pace-bowling spell...

FINA approves National Games as qualifiers for Swimming Worlds

The swimmers competing in the ongoing National Games will not just be fight

Paes-Hingis win Australian Open mixed doubles title

Indian veteran Leander Paes and Swiss ace Martina Hingis turned back the cl

Photo Gallery
A machine cleaning pollution from River Ganga during the Magh Mela Festival in Allahabad...

A machine cleaning pollution from River Ganga during the Magh Mela Festival in Allahabad...

Farah Khan announces the Gautam Gulati as the winner of Bigg Boss Season 8...

Farah Khan announces the Gautam Gulati as the winner of Bigg Boss Season 8...

Devotees feed Siberian migratory birds after taking a holy dip in the River Ganges...

Devotees feed Siberian migratory birds after taking a holy dip in the River Ganges...

Hingis of Switzerland and Paes of India kiss their trophy at the Australian Open 2015...

Hingis of Switzerland and Paes of India kiss their trophy at the Australian Open 2015...

Hingis of Switzerland and Paes of India celebrate the winning movement of Australian Open 2015...

Hingis of Switzerland and Paes of India celebrate the winning movement of Australian Open 2015...

A senior traffic police officer stops a truck at Qazigund as Srinagar- Jammu National Highway...

A senior traffic police officer stops a truck at Qazigund as Srinagar- Jammu National Highway...

Jacqueline Fernandez during a promotional event in Jaipur on Sunday...

Jacqueline Fernandez during a promotional event in Jaipur on Sunday...

John Abraham takes selfie with Delhi Waveriders players during their HIL match...

John Abraham takes selfie with Delhi Waveriders players during their HIL match...

Madhuri Dixit Nene with husband Sriram Nene during the 60th Britannia Filmfare Awards...

Madhuri Dixit Nene with husband Sriram Nene during the 60th Britannia Filmfare Awards...

Sonam Kapoor during the 60th Britannia Filmfare Awards in Mumbai...

Sonam Kapoor during the 60th Britannia Filmfare Awards in Mumbai...

Sunday Special
Special Features
It's widely known that Mahatma Gandhi started his non-violent freedom struggle from Bihar's Champaran district from where he launc
Sunday Spotlight
When the BJP inducted 'outsider' Kiran Bedi about a fortnight back and instantly projected her as its face for the Delhi Assembly
Blogs

Where reality is just a whim away:

The written word is always subject to change. Especially during the process of it being written. The biggest example of this has so far been the likes of Will

Today's Supplements

A filmi chakkar...

Most filmmakers who think of good cinema agree with Roman Polanski saying that

That films are a slice of life cannot be disputed. In fact, if we have one shared turf of experience, then it's Hindi cinema......

City of shrines

he Mukteswara Temple complex; ornate pillars at Konark Temple

Lalitha Subramanian goes temple-hopping in Bhubaneswar, exploring some of the lesser-known shrines......

Colours of the Valley

Craft culture From beautiful shawls and intricately carved wooden artefacts to metal works and wicker baskets, Kashmir is home to several unique handicrafts. Photos by author

Apart from being blessed with natural beauty, Kashmir Valley is also gifted with a creative streak, thanks to its varied crafts.......

Never off limits

Class apart Amitabh Bachchan stars in R Balki's 'Shamitabh'.

One of the few actors who resurrected his career post 60, Amitabh Bachchan has managed to take on tough roles......

Of love & war

tHe Author seems to be in his  element when detailing  emotional interactions between individuals, even if it is only in thought.

The Book Of Gold Leaves by Mirza Waheed is a lyrical ode to love amid the conflicts in Kashmir......

In unfamiliar territory

Analysts feel Tiger Woodscould be suffering from yips and should refrain from tinkering with hisgamewaytoo often. REUTERS Photo

Watching Tiger Woods launch wildly errant drives was hard. Watching his ground-ball chip shots was harder.......

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