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'India to get access to almost 99% of US defence technologies'

Early this month, after a meeting between US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House, the US, in a joint statement, recognised India as a 'Major Defence Partner'. PTI file photo

India will be the only country outside US' formal treaty allies that will gain access to..

Exit quickly: EU to Britain

The Foreign Ministers from EU's founding six Jean Asselborn from Luxemburg, Paolo Gentiloni from Italy, Frank-Walter Steinmeier from Germany, Didier Reynders from Belgium, Jean-Marc Ayrault from France and Bert Koenders from the Netherlands, brief the media after a meeting on the so-called Brexit in Berlin, Germany, Saturday, June 25, 2016. AP/PTI

EU leaders pressured Britain on Saturday to make a quick exit from the union, warning they could not afford to be left...

8 CRPF men killed as ultras ambush convoy in J&K

Security forces inspect a CRPF bus which was attacked by militants on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway on the  outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday.  PTI

In a daring attack, militants ambushed a CRPF convoy on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway near Pampore...

Over 31 lakh cases await next date of hearing in Indian courts

 According to the data available on the National Judicial Data Grid, as on June 24 this year 2,20,75,329 cases are pending in various courts. File photo

Amid the debate on ways to check rising pendency in courts, new data say out of the over 2.20 crore...

Was advised to retire after Beijing Olympics: Sushil

Sushil Kumar. DH file photo

In a country where winning an Olympic medal is a rarity and bagging two in a row a distant dream...

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Monsoon mosquito menace

In pathetic shape, the city's drainage infrastructure has left storm water stagnating everywhere.

Bengalureans should have been dancing in the rain after that scorching summer heat. But no, the monsoon has left...

Sports

Ronaldo, Bale, Lewandowski go through on 'cruel' Euro day

Croatia v Portugal - EURO 2016 - Round of 16 - Stade Bollaert-Delelis, Lens, France - 25/6/16 Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates at the end of the match REUTERS

Colombia down US to grab Copa third spot

AC Milan striker Carlos Bacca scored the only goal as Colombia defeated the

Dutee qualifies for Rio 100-metre dash

In her quest to find recognition and respect, Dutee Chand broke through ano

Two-division Tests and One-Day League on ICC agenda

One of the biggest shake-ups in cricket history could take place when the..

Mary not yet done

Indian boxing legend MC Mary Kom felt that lack of domestic competitions

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Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture to congratulate Athlete Dutee chand

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture to congratulate Athlete Dutee chand

Cricketer Virat Kohli sings the national anthem during the opening ceremony of the Pro Kabaddi...

Cricketer Virat Kohli sings the national anthem during the opening ceremony of the Pro Kabaddi...

Security forces inspecting the CRPF bus which was attacked by militants on Srinagar-Jammu National..

Security forces inspecting the CRPF bus which was attacked by militants on Srinagar-Jammu National..

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav at a roza iftar party in Lucknow...

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav at a roza iftar party in Lucknow...

Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez during the launch of Aeropostale store in Mumbai...

Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez during the launch of Aeropostale store in Mumbai...

Two planes perform a dramatic fly past, during a display of the Red Arrows Display Team...

Two planes perform a dramatic fly past, during a display of the Red Arrows Display Team...

Local train on water logged railway track in Thane on Saturday. Local train services...

Local train on water logged railway track in Thane on Saturday. Local train services...

The launch of New Audi R8 V10 Plus in Hyderabad on Saturday...

The launch of New Audi R8 V10 Plus in Hyderabad on Saturday...

Siberian tigers play in the pool of their enclosure to cool themselves in the zoo...

Siberian tigers play in the pool of their enclosure to cool themselves in the zoo...

BJP activists holding a protest in front of Ram Remple in Bhubaneswar on Friday...

BJP activists holding a protest in front of Ram Remple in Bhubaneswar on Friday...

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Rahima Khatun comes from the impoverished rural area of Tezpur in central Assam and till a decade back didn't know...
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A wing & a prayer

Great Indian Bustard

Day breaks early in the world's busiest desert. A herd of goats driven out at dawn grazes in the distance, bells......

Sensory overload

side by side (Left) City of Arts and Sciences, a group of modern cultural and architectural complexes

Iam looking at a handsome forest of columns that support a magnificent vaulted roof. The ceiling and the spiral columns remind......

Liberating steps

new form A 'Butoh'  performance

The performers' bodies and faces were awash with white paint; over a playlist of contemporary and classical music, and a period......

Egyptian charm

She lay there. On her back. Wrapped in layers of linen. Her hands folded on her chest. Her face invisible. She lay quiet......

Groovy melodies

Sanctuary Composer Amit Trivedi at his studio.

His dingy recording studio is his entire universe. Lost in the world of music, singer-composer Amit Trivedi is a man of few......

The taxing five-set test

Roger Federer

When Wimbledon begins on Monday, it will be notable for the absence of the 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal......

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