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BCCI moots 3-man panel to probe IPL

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday decided to suggest to the Supreme Court a three-member committee to probe the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal that has put a question mark on its credibility PTI photo

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday decided to suggest to the Supreme Court a three-member committee to probe the IPL...

FIR against Giriraj for 'go to Pak' remark; BJP upset

An FIR was today filed against Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh, former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari and some other party leaders following a controversial remark by Singh that the Centre gave subsidy to those who exported beef and taxed those who reared cows. / Screen Grab

An FIR was filed against Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh by Jharkhand police on Sunday over his inflammatory remark that those opposing Narendra...

Bangalore-bound Malaysian plane makes emergency landing

Malaysia Airlines flight MH192 from Kuala Lumpur to Bangalore is seen at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang outside Kuala Lumpur April 21, 2014. A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane with 166 people on board landed safely at Kuala Lumpur airport early on Monday after being forced to abandon a flight to Bangalore because of problems with its landing gear, the airline said. REUTERS

A Bangalore-bound Malaysia Airlines plane with 166 people on board turned back shortly after takeoff tonight due to problem in its landing gear.

Sonia ill; Rahul, Priyanka cancel rallies

In the middle of a high-pitched election campaign against BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday cancelled three rallies in Maharashtra citing ill-health. PTI photo

In the middle of a high-pitched election campaign against BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Congress president Sonia...

Home budgets go haywire as vegetable prices shoot up

There has been a constant rise in the prices of vegetables since the first week of April.  DH photo

This summer, it is not just the mercury levels but also the prices of vegetables that are rising in the City. Bangaloreans have already started feeling the pinch...

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As accidents rise, questions mount on BMTC drivers' skills

Accidents involving BMTC buses are more shocking because the corporation follows strict hiring process. DH file photo

The increasing number of accidents involving BMTC buses has once again brought into focus the need to reduce stress on drivers and improve their skills...

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Maxwell plays another blinder, leads Punjab to stunning win

Glenn Maxwell of the Kings X1 Punjab plays a shot during an IPL 7 match against Rajasthan Royals in Sharjah on Sunday. PTI photo

Super Kings eager to put bowling back on track

Chennai team takes on a resurgent Daredevils...

I have cleaned up my cricket in big way: Uthappa

Disappointed he might be about his team Kolkata Knight Riders losing its IP

AB calmed the procedure down: Parthiv

Parthiv Patel, who won Man of the Match award for his ...

Trescothick offers help to struggling Trott

Former England opener Marcus Trescothick has said he is willing to help Jon

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People purchasing mangoes at Russel Market Bangalore. DH photo

People purchasing mangoes at Russel Market Bangalore. DH photo

Members of the Christian community praying on the occassion of Easter Sunday at the Sacred Heart...

Members of the Christian community praying on the occassion of Easter Sunday at the Sacred Heart...

Pope Francis leaves after celebrating an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican...

Pope Francis leaves after celebrating an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican...

Children holding Easter Egg during the prayer at 'Platt Memorial' Church in Bangalore on Sunday...

Children holding Easter Egg during the prayer at 'Platt Memorial' Church in Bangalore on Sunday...

Christians offer prayers on easter day, at St Mary's Cathedral, in Bangalore. DH photo

Christians offer prayers on easter day, at St Mary's Cathedral, in Bangalore. DH photo

A man waits for customers while selling 'samosas',  along a road divider in Karachi. Reuters photo

A man waits for customers while selling 'samosas', along a road divider in Karachi. Reuters photo

A man pours water on a competitor during a road race as part of traditional festival games to ...

A man pours water on a competitor during a road race as part of traditional festival games to ...

A man baths using a pipe that supplies water to trains at a railway station in the southern...

A man baths using a pipe that supplies water to trains at a railway station in the southern...

A butterfly and a honey bee fight to collect nectar from a flower in New Delhi on Sunday. PTI Photo

A butterfly and a honey bee fight to collect nectar from a flower in New Delhi on Sunday. PTI Photo

A man and his bullock cart crashes with a truck at a race during traditional festival games to ...

A man and his bullock cart crashes with a truck at a race during traditional festival games to ...

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Common man left in the dark

The onset of summer has led to intermittent power cuts in several areas of the City throughout the night and sometimes during the day, affecting everyone, especially students. dh photo

Power cuts are back to haunt Bangaloreans. The onset of summer has led to intermittent power cuts in several areas of the City throughout......

'I hope Anurag doesn't cut my role'

Karan will be seen as a rich businessman who plays a crucial role in Ranbir Kapoor's life in the film, with shades of grey.

Film-maker Karan Johar, who is making his full-fledged debut as an actor in 'Bombay Velvet', says that he had a great time shooting for the....

Beaded cutlery at your service...

Sujatha Balakrishnan, a teacher and counsellor, developed this passion during a visit to South Africa. 

For some people, doing beadwork on different surfaces is a hobby. For others, keeping cutlery polished and neatly stacked into kitchen......

Banking on the unbanked will be tough business

 Industry experts feel that firming up plans to make WLA ventures viable, negotiating with banks for sponsorships, selecting locations and analysing the competition are issues that take time. DH photo

White label ATMs are springing up everywhere. What has caught the fancy of banks and consumers alike is the huge financial inclusion takeaway......

Cut the clutter in your social media accounts

Being active on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook is kind of like having a basement in the suburbs. Reuters photo

Being active on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook is kind of like having a basement in the suburbs. These accounts can quickly......

Facebook places risky bets on future

Now, on mobile phones especially, Facebook will begin to splinter into many smaller, more narrowly focused services, some of which won't even carry Facebook's branding, and may not require a Facebook account to use. AP photo

Facebook will soon splinter into smaller services, some of which may not even carry the company brand, says Farhad Manjoo.In the two years since......

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