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Normal life hit by Karnataka bandh over Cauvery issue

Bus, auto and taxi services were badly hit in Bengaluru, causing hardship to commuters, leaving thousands stranded at many places. Dh file photo

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Normal life in the country's IT capital and several parts of Karnataka was crippled today as a 12-hour statewide bandh called by pro-Kannada...

One killed in security forces firing in Kashmir Srinagar

policeman fires a tear gas shell towards Kashmiri protesters during a demonstration in Srinagar. Reuters file photo

One person was killed on Saturday in security forces firing on protesters in Jammu and Kashmir's Badgam district...

22 killed in Afghanistan suicide bombing

Afghan security forces members inspect the site of a suicide attack near a new Kabul Bank in Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan. AP photo

At least 22 people were killed and over 50 injured on Saturday in a suicide bombing at Jalalabad city in Afghanistan...

PM returns home after three-nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PTI file photo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to the Capital early this morning after a three- nation tour of France, Germany and Canada during which...

Yogendra Yadav calls show cause notice a joke

 Yadav wondered as to how the national disciplinary committee took the step without keeping its Chairman Dinesh Waghela in the loop. PTI file photo

Staring at an imminent expulsion from the party, AAP rebel Yogendra Yadav today lashed out at the party on social media for the show cause notice...

Business

India's ability to absorb economic shocks is stronger: Jaitley

 Arun Jaitley. DH file photo

With the vast depth and size of its market, India's ability to absorb international shocks is far stronger as reflected in the rupee remaining...

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On Day 2, Rs 800 cr worth of property recovered

What's left: A view of one of the commercial buildings demolished at Sarakki Lake land on Friday. DH Photo

The demolition of illegal structures that have come up on 38.14 acres of Sarakki lake continued for the second consecutive day on Friday amid heavy police presence.

Sports

Kings lord over Mumbai

punishing mood: Opener Dwayne Smith set up Chennai Super Kings' six-wicket win over  Mumbai Indians with a 30-ball 62 in Mumbai on Friday. pti

Confident United look to rein in Chelsea

Hopes of a suspenseful conclusion to the Premier League title race rest thi

Shikha stuns top seed

 RMV Gurusaidutt and Anand Pawar will face-off for a place in the final

Karnataka bow out despite victory

Karnataka beat Bhopal 3-2 to post their first win of the tournament but...

'It's my resolve to do well'

Rilee Rossouw's strike rate in one-day internationals is over 105 and it's

Photo Gallery
Taragarh Fort overlooking the city on the eve of World Heritage Day...

Taragarh Fort overlooking the city on the eve of World Heritage Day...

Narmada Bachao Andolan activists during their 'Jal Satyagrah' in Khandwa...

Narmada Bachao Andolan activists during their 'Jal Satyagrah' in Khandwa...

Teena Ponnappa poses at the “Crafts Glory” an exhibition cum sale of Handicrafts and Handlooms...

Teena Ponnappa poses at the “Crafts Glory” an exhibition cum sale of Handicrafts and Handlooms...

Aishwarya Rai and Malayalam actress Manju Warrier at the inauguration of a jewellery shop in Chennai

Aishwarya Rai and Malayalam actress Manju Warrier at the inauguration of a jewellery shop in Chennai

Sachin Tendulkar during the IPL T20 match between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings in Mumbai..

Sachin Tendulkar during the IPL T20 match between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings in Mumbai..

Sahara Force India Mexican driver Sergio Perez steers his car during a practice session...

Sahara Force India Mexican driver Sergio Perez steers his car during a practice session...

A heap of wheat getting damaged with rain water in Hisar on Friday...

A heap of wheat getting damaged with rain water in Hisar on Friday...

Tigers at the Ranthambore National Park in Sawai Madhopur, India...

Tigers at the Ranthambore National Park in Sawai Madhopur, India...

Civic workers sweep at a lawn near India Gate in New Delhi on Friday...

Civic workers sweep at a lawn near India Gate in New Delhi on Friday...

Policemen fire teargas shells towards protesters during an agitation against the arrest...

Policemen fire teargas shells towards protesters during an agitation against the arrest...

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