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Tuesday 31 March 2015
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Flood fear haunts Kashmir as Jhelum swells after rain

RESCUE EFFORT:AJ&K policemanand a civilian rescue awoman after floodwater entered the Hamadania Colony Bemina in Srinagar on Monday. PTI

Less than seven months after Kashmir suffered its worst floods in a century, the Valley is again on the brink of a deluge, as the Jhelum river and other water bodies ...

'Missing' Rahul to attend farmers' rally

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Missing from the political scene for over a month, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is expected to return next month in time for the farmers' rally planned by the party ...

Tyre burst caused accident, I was at wheel: Salman's driver to court

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In a dramatic development in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving actor Salman Khan, his driver Ashok Singh on Monday claimed in a sessions court here that he was behind ...

Kin queue up for Malaviya's Bharat Ratna

Relatives of Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya prepare to receive the Bharat Ratna from President Pranab Mukherjee in New Delhi on Monday. DH PHOTO

Four members of freedom fighter and Banaras Hindu University founder Madan Mohan Malaviya's family on Monday received the Bharat Ratna on his behalf from ...

Hold BBMP polls by May 30: HC

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The Karnataka High Court on Monday directed the State government and State Election Commission (SEC) to complete the entire electoral process for the Bruhat ...

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From tomorrow, pay more toll on road to international airport

The commuters taking the National Highway-7 connecting the Kempegowda International Airport and the City will have to shell out more money as toll from April 1. The National ...

Sports

Made for the big moments

The Australian team spray champagne as they celebrate their seven wicket win over New Zealand in the ICC Cricket World Cup final in Melbourne, Australia. AP Photo

Johnson reserves his best for the last

Mitchell Johnson wasn't the force one expected him to be in Australia's tri

Time for an ICC rethink on the four-fielder outside rule

After Kumar Sangakkara echoed MS Dhoni's concerns over the current ODI rule

No Indian in ICC's World Cup XI led by McCullum

Not a single Indian cricketer found a place in the ICC's World Cup...

BFC set for Sporting test

Defending champions Bengaluru FC will look to close down the gap with leagu

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People being rescued from their homes after flood water entered into their houses...

People being rescued from their homes after flood water entered into their houses...

Sunny Leone and Jay Bhanushali during the promotion of their forthcoming film 'Leela-Ek Paheli'...

Sunny Leone and Jay Bhanushali during the promotion of their forthcoming film 'Leela-Ek Paheli'...

President Pranab Mukherjee presents Padma Shri to Tarak Janubhai Mehta ...

President Pranab Mukherjee presents Padma Shri to Tarak Janubhai Mehta ...

President Pranab Mukherjee presents Padma Shri to Arunima Sinha during Padma Awards 2015 function...

President Pranab Mukherjee presents Padma Shri to Arunima Sinha during Padma Awards 2015 function...

Manohar Parrikar reviews an honor guard upon his arrival at Defense Ministry in Tokyo...

Manohar Parrikar reviews an honor guard upon his arrival at Defense Ministry in Tokyo...

Gray Heron bird seen at Madiwala Lake in Bengaluru...

Gray Heron bird seen at Madiwala Lake in Bengaluru...

Mumbai Indians' players Unmukt Chand and Parthiv Patel with the team's head coach Ricky Ponting...

Mumbai Indians' players Unmukt Chand and Parthiv Patel with the team's head coach Ricky Ponting...

Villagers try to pull the bodies of victims from the rubble after a hillside collapsed ...

Villagers try to pull the bodies of victims from the rubble after a hillside collapsed ...

Villagers watch the rescue operation at the site of a damaged house after a hillside collapsed...

Villagers watch the rescue operation at the site of a damaged house after a hillside collapsed...

A resident looks on as waters rise...

A resident looks on as waters rise...

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The cricket World Cup finally came to an end after a winding journey of 47 days, giving ussome moments to savour...
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The award of the 2015 Stockholm Water Prize to Rajendra Singh is a recognition of the major contribution he has made to improve...
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The shocking picture of people perched precariously on the walls and windows of a four-story school building in Bihar passing...
Blogs

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Today's Supplements

The water woes continue

Tankers supplying drinking water in the City are irregular most of the time and charge different rates. DH photo

Summer is in and like every year, a water crisis is staring at the City. With the ongoing rapid development......

Easter on a platter

Chef Avin Thaliath

My interest in cooking began when I was quite young. I saw a commercial on cooking and that made me keen to explore......

Returning to the roots

 Bindu Sastry

Bindu Sastry is a full-time professional who has an innate passion for designing jewellery. It was her inclination.....

Invoking the guardian spirits

Mystical World Bhoota Kola season starts from November and goes on until the last week of May. Photos by Author

ART AND TRadition Spirit worship is integral to the socio-cultural life of Tulunadu. Vatsala V P narrates her experience......

Feline genetics

Cats offer their insights into human  diseases, including the ones  associated with old age. INYT

The cat genome is out of the bag, and has already helped to pinpoint a gene involved in kidney disease....

To till or not...

For some crops, no-tillage acreage has nearly doubled in the last 15 years.

Farmers like Gabe Brown are travelling across the USA, telling stories about no till-farming and educating growers about......

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