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Open to changes in land bill that benefit poor: PM

 Narendra Modi. PTI file photo

Amendments in the land acquisition bill in the interest of farmers, poor, village and nation will be accepted, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Delhi passes anti-Centre resolution

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal address during the concluding day of the Special session of the Delhi Assembly, in New Delhi on Wednesday.  PTI photo

The Delhi Legislative Assembly on Wednesday passed a resolution calling the Centre's May 21 notification giving sweeping powers to the Lt Governor...

Lokayukta staff seeks bribe

The incident would have gone unnoticed had the engineer not approached Lokayukta SP (Bengaluru) Sonia Narang, an IPS officer.

A staffer in the Lokayukta office here tried to summon an executive engineer demanding a bribe and threatened that the Lokayukta SP will...

India lodges strong protest with Swedish daily

Dagens Nyhetter had quoted President Mukherjee saying Bofors was not a scandal but a 'media trial'. PTI file photo

India has lodged a strong protest with Swedish national daily 'Dagens Nyhetter' for putting out "slip of the tongue" comments...

'Never used office to enrich myself'

Manmohan Singh. PTI file photo

Under attack from former bureaucrats in the 2G case, former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said he did not use his public office...

Business

Karbonn Mobiles targets $1-billion topline by 2016

Mobile. Reuters File photo for representation.

Karbonn Mobiles, the handset brand owned by United Telelinks and Jaina Group, is looking at an ambitious growth trajectory...

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BDA seeks Rs 8,100 rore to acquire land for PRR

 The BDA technical committee has finalised the project and the Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA) has completed its scrutiny.  DH file photo

The Bangalore Development Authority has written to the State and the Union government seeking funds for acquiring lands to construct peripheral...

Sports

Major crackdown on FIFA

the big fish: (From left) Jack Warner (FIFA executive member), Eugenio Figueredo (FIFA vice-president) Reuters Photo.

Federer has it easy, Halep upset

Roger Federer avoided any more security scares to move safely into the thir

Louis Philippe Cup returns to Bengaluru

The Louis Philippe Cup is all set to return from where it had...

Men's relay trials end in farcical manner

The Athletics Federation of India's 4x100 relay trials for the Asian Champi

Saina cruises to second round

Leading Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth won their first

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Sheep cross a parched area of a dried-up pond on a hot summer day...

Sheep cross a parched area of a dried-up pond on a hot summer day...

A man sleeps under the shade of a tree on a hot summer day at a public park in New Delhi...

A man sleeps under the shade of a tree on a hot summer day at a public park in New Delhi...

Boys splashing water on their face as the mercury rises in Hyderabad...

Boys splashing water on their face as the mercury rises in Hyderabad...

An Indian man rests inside a concrete pipe on a hot summer day in Hyderabad...

An Indian man rests inside a concrete pipe on a hot summer day in Hyderabad...

Yaduveer Krishnanadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar at a ritual in Mysore on Wednesday...

Yaduveer Krishnanadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar at a ritual in Mysore on Wednesday...

Kannada Actress Nitu at the launching of the Taxi always.com service...

Kannada Actress Nitu at the launching of the Taxi always.com service...

Fruit festival in Bengaluru...

Fruit festival in Bengaluru...

Houses in flames during a violence in Atali Village near Ballabgarh in Faridabad...

Houses in flames during a violence in Atali Village near Ballabgarh in Faridabad...

Rahul Gandhi having meal at the house of a fisherman during a visit to the Blangad fishing colony..

Rahul Gandhi having meal at the house of a fisherman during a visit to the Blangad fishing colony..

Narendra Modi with Federal Defence Minister of Germany, Ursula von der Leyen in a meeting...

Narendra Modi with Federal Defence Minister of Germany, Ursula von der Leyen in a meeting...

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Danger in the air

hazardous Tangled electric and cable wires in Veeranapalya (above and below) and (right) 14th Cross, Malleswaram .  Dh Photos By bk janardhan and bh shivakumar

Electrical wires, sagging, swaying and hanging from the poles, are a familiar sight in the City and a serious cause......

Growing up in the '30s

Nostalgic The author (right) with Maurice Frydman.

It was in 1935 when I was 15 years of age and studying in the middle of fourth form (presently referred......

Music makes their world go round

Music is said to be a universal language that bridges the gap between cultures and generations. Lyrics or not, there are different......

One day at a time

DH PHOTO BY SK DINESH

These are not easy days for students. While some of the youngsters are either delighted or coming to terms with their exam......

The changing role of Science teachers

Science teachers play a central role in educating, inspiring, and guiding students to become responsible, scientifically......

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