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Monday 03 August 2015
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Flood situation grim in East, West

Deluge and disorder: Security personnel inspect a railway track after floodwaters washed away the supporting embankment following incessant rainfall in Imphal

West Bengal and Odisha in the east, and Rajasthan and Gujarat in the west, as well as Manipur in the North-East, continued...

Pak violates ceasefire again, targets several JK forward posts

Reuters File photo

In yet another ceasefire violation, Pakistani troops tonight opened unprovoked firing on several forward posts in Jammu, Rajouri and Poonch districts...

Cong disrupting House proceedings: Govt

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley accused the Congress of playing a

Senior ministers in the Narendra Modi government on Sunday accused the Congress of adopting an "obstructionist attitude" to block...

Doping allegations rock athletics world

WADA president Craig Reedie

Leaks of confidential doping data threw global athletics into chaos on Sunday...

Parties go into huddle on eve of BBMP poll notification

BBMP. DH photo

A flurry of political activity was witnessed in the ruling Congress, opposition...

Business

Mitel Networks plans to double in size by 2018

Reuters File Photo for representation.

Mitel Networks Corporation, the $1.1-billion (2014 revenues) 44-year-old Nasdaq listed global market leader in enterprise...

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Speeding b'day boy, girlfriend killed in mishap

Image for representation. DH Photo

A speeding biker high on birthday hues was killed along with his girlfriend, who was riding pillion, when he lost control of his vehicle and jumped a road median on the Kempegowda

Sports

Kohli bats for five bowlers

captain in control: Test skipper Virat Kohli in a jovial mood during a media briefing in Chennai on Friday. Pti

Gunners start with a bang

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claimed victory over Chelsea counterpart Jose

Sun, Ledecky reign supreme

China's Sun Yang defended his men's 400 metres freestyle title at the world

Bengal, Pirates in 1st draw; Panthers win

Displaying their might in the raiding department, title holders Jaipur Pink

KSCA XI struggle against Assam

A disciplined bowling by Assam Cricket Association had the fancied KSCA XI

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A bike rally organized by Mangalore Java Yezdi Motorcycle Club and The United Bikersí of Mangaluru..

A bike rally organized by Mangalore Java Yezdi Motorcycle Club and The United Bikersí of Mangaluru..

Kids testing ice cream cone on the occasion of 'Friendship day'...

Kids testing ice cream cone on the occasion of 'Friendship day'...

A girl takes selfie with her friends on the occasion of 'Friendship day' near UB City in Bengaluru..

A girl takes selfie with her friends on the occasion of 'Friendship day' near UB City in Bengaluru..

'Suravi Odissi dance students presenting Odissi dance at the Naman, a festival of Odissi dance...

'Suravi Odissi dance students presenting Odissi dance at the Naman, a festival of Odissi dance...

A view of a flooded road on the banks of river Ganga, pictured after heavy monsoon rains...

A view of a flooded road on the banks of river Ganga, pictured after heavy monsoon rains...

Actor Kangana Ranaut walks the ramp as the showstopper for designer Manav Gangwani...

Actor Kangana Ranaut walks the ramp as the showstopper for designer Manav Gangwani...

A stray dog takes the support of a woman to cross a flooded street in Kolkata on Sunday...

A stray dog takes the support of a woman to cross a flooded street in Kolkata on Sunday...

School children pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at Jodhpur...

School children pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at Jodhpur...

A pair of squirrel in New Delhi on Sunday...

A pair of squirrel in New Delhi on Sunday...

A pair of Myna in New Delhi on Sunday...

A pair of Myna in New Delhi on Sunday...

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It's ladies' night out!

ACT APART Stand-up comediennes, like Richa, are taking Bengaluru on a laughter spree.

An explosion of laughter, mild chuckles, once-in-a-while-nods - that is a familiar scene at stand-up comedy shows. Women too......

Willy Wonka comes to town

exquisite A chocolate bowl.

He had a penchant for cooking. He also nursed a dream of owning a restaurant someday. It was this goal that nurtured......

Windows 10 goes back to basics

A handout of the Start menu, a fixture of Windows for decades, that makes a formal reappearance in Windows 10. INYT

Windows 10, the next version of Microsoft's operating system, which arrived last week, will have a familiar look and feel......

The tough realities of a Twitter turnaround

A file photo of Jack Dorsey, the company's co-founder and interim chief executive. INYT

If you're like most people, you don't see the point of Twitter - and that's a big problem for the company....

Millennials stay with parents to save costs

During the recession near the end of the last decade, many young adults facing a dreadful job market moved in with their parents......

In the footsteps of Srikantan

M S Sheela

Senior musician M S Sheela, gave a vocal recital in the City last week. A senior student of R K Srikantan and 'a top grade' musician......

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