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Five-phase polls in J-K, Jharkhand from Nov 25 to Dec 20

The Election Commission is likely to announce schedule for assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand today. File photo - AP

Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five phases between November 25 and December 20 and counting of votes will take place on December 23, the Election Commission announced today.

Government clears proposal for making six submarines in India

Central government has cleared a proposal to manufacture six submarines worth Rs.50,000 crore in India.DH File Photo

Central government has cleared a proposal to manufacture six submarines worth Rs.50,000 crore in India...

Akhilesh sacks 82 MoS rank holders

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Saturday evening sacked 82 persons holding minister-of-state rank, including advisors and chairmen of various  corporations. PTI file photo

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Saturday evening sacked 82 persons holding minister-of-state rank, including advisors...

Gadkari, Fadnavis meet RSS chief ahead of Modi's arrival in Mumbai

Fuelling fresh speculation in political circles, union Minister for Shipping and Transport Nitin Gadkari called on Rashtriya Swayam Sevak (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat here Saturday.PTI File Photo

Fuelling fresh speculation in political circles, Nitin Gadkari called on RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat...

Netaji deputy, Nehru aide was Soviet spy: British documents

A deputy of freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, an

A deputy of freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, an old friend of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and a former Indian ambassador, A C N Nambiar, has been described as a Soviet spy...

Business

Sundar Pichai to head key Google products, services

Search engine giant Google in a reorganisation of its management has assigned Sundar Pichai the leadership of core Google products.Image Courtesy Facebook

Search engine giant Google in a reorganisation of its management has assigned Sundar Pichai the leadership of core Google products...

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Foodworld PDS outlet not to supply grain to poor

BPL card-holders at a  Foodworld outlet in Cox Town in Bangalore. DH Photo/ Savitha B R

The food and civil supplies department's experiment to distribute ration to the poor in a clean and friendly environment has flopped in the City...

Sports

Racquet-smashing Serena earns shot at title, revenge

Racquet-smashing Serena Williams fought back from a set down to beat Caroline Wozniacki Saturday.Reuters File Photo

Bangalore indoor stadium venue for World snooker

Looking at a budget of Rs.50 lakh for next month's IBSF World Snooker.

Saina ousted from French Open quarters

The Indian challenge came to an end at the $275,000 French Open Super...

Dhoni new owner of HHIL's Ranchi franchise

Dhoni has lent his support to Indian hockey by becoming the owner of...

Super Advani wears crown

India's Pankaj Advani exacted perfect revenge over Peter Gilchrist, do

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Mrs. Komal Kalra Pagarani who is all set to represent India...

Mrs. Komal Kalra Pagarani who is all set to represent India...

Fire at Balaji Studio Killick Nixon Studios in Mumbai...

Fire at Balaji Studio Killick Nixon Studios in Mumbai...

Sikh religious warriors, display their horse-riding skills at an event organized to celebrate...

Sikh religious warriors, display their horse-riding skills at an event organized to celebrate...

Bollywood actor Shatrughan Sinha with his family during Amitabh Bachchan's Diwali party in Mumbai..

Bollywood actor Shatrughan Sinha with his family during Amitabh Bachchan's Diwali party in Mumbai..

Sachin Tendulkar and his wife Anjali with Abhishek Bachchan during Bachchans' Diwali party...

Sachin Tendulkar and his wife Anjali with Abhishek Bachchan during Bachchans' Diwali party...

Narendra Modi clicks photographs during the Diwali Mangal Milan programme at BJP headquarters...

Narendra Modi clicks photographs during the Diwali Mangal Milan programme at BJP headquarters...

Nitin Gadkari leaves after meeting RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat at RSS headquarters in Nagpur...

Nitin Gadkari leaves after meeting RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat at RSS headquarters in Nagpur...

Brother & Sister take holy dip in river Yamuna on the occasion of Bhai Dooj...

Brother & Sister take holy dip in river Yamuna on the occasion of Bhai Dooj...

Dhoni talks to Hockey India player Ashunta Lakra during launch of hockey team in Ranchi...

Dhoni talks to Hockey India player Ashunta Lakra during launch of hockey team in Ranchi...

Brother of Thailand's Prime Minister Payap Shinawatra takes part in Robe...

Brother of Thailand's Prime Minister Payap Shinawatra takes part in Robe...

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