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I will neither resign, nor go on leave: Nawaz Sharif

Embattled Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today said he will neither resign nor go on leave, even as anti-government protesters led by Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri continue to mount pressure on him to step down. Reuters photo

Embattled Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today said he will neither resign nor go on leave, even as anti-government protesters led...

Despite row, Centre moves to appoint Sathasivam as guv

The move to appoint former chief justice of India P Sathasivam as Kerala Governor gathered steam on Monday with the Union Home Ministry ignoring criticism and processing the file for forwarding it to the President. PTI photo

The move to appoint former chief justice of India P Sathasivam as Kerala Governor gathered steam on Monday with the Union Home Ministry ...

Tejinder Singh, Tatra scam accused, sent to jail

Lieutenant General Tejinder Singh, former head of the Defence Intelligence Agency, on Monday, was sent to jail by a trial court, which refused to grant him bail in a case of alleged bribe offer to then Army Chief Gen V K Singh, who is now a central minister. PTI photo

Lieutenant General Tejinder Singh, former head of the Defence Intelligence Agency, on Monday, was sent to jail by a trial court, which refused...

HC orders BBMP to start nine waste processing units soon

The Karnataka High Court on Monday directed the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) to open garbage processing units at nine places across the City at the earliest. The bench also wanted the BBMP to rope in corporate houses to assist in the upkeep of the City. DH photo

The Karnataka High Court on Monday directed the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) to open garbage processing units at nine...

Business

Mixed fare for auto companies on sales in August

It was a mixed bag for automobile makers in August with some like Maruti Suzuki, Ashok Leyland and TVS Motors logging overall growth while others are on the reverse gear waiting for the festival season to perk up the sales. PTI file photo. For representation purpose

It was a mixed bag for automobile makers in August with some like Maruti Suzuki, Ashok Leyland and TVS Motors logging overall growth while others...

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Markets in City stink as festival waste piles up

Uncleared garbage on H Siddaiah Road on Monday. DH PHOTO

Days after Ganesha Chaturthi, the City is strewn with heaps of garbage, especially in and around markets. K R Market is the...

Sports

Djokovic, Serena storm ahead

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki exults after scalping Maria Sharapova of Russia in the fourth round of the US Open on Sunday. Reuters

Uthappa hopes to make the team for World Cup

Karnataka batsman Robin Uthappa believes that he does have a...

India are back as No.1 ODI side

World champions India were back as the No.1 ranked ODI side...

Bolt set to conquer another city!

Over the years, Bangalore has witnessed many a legendary figure...

Alarm bells ring Down Under as Aussies suffer shock loss

Australia's shock one-day international defeat to minnows...

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President Pranab Mukherjee grants degree to a student at the 14th convocation of the University...

President Pranab Mukherjee grants degree to a student at the 14th convocation of the University...

Fireworks on the occasion of 410th installation anniversary of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, the holy...

Fireworks on the occasion of 410th installation anniversary of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, the holy...

Left Front activists take part in a rally to observe anti-imperialist day in Kolkata on...

Left Front activists take part in a rally to observe anti-imperialist day in Kolkata on...

Flood water flows through Srisailam dam after its four crest gates were opened in Kurnool on...

Flood water flows through Srisailam dam after its four crest gates were opened in Kurnool on...

BJP president Amit Shah during a visit to Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram on...

BJP president Amit Shah during a visit to Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram on...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Fumio...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Fumio...

Actress & BJP MP from Chandigarh Kirron Kher speaks during a seminar on...

Actress & BJP MP from Chandigarh Kirron Kher speaks during a seminar on...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe makes a toast during a banquet...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe makes a toast during a banquet...

Congress president Sonia Gandhi prays in a temple during a visit to her constituency Rae Bareli...

Congress president Sonia Gandhi prays in a temple during a visit to her constituency Rae Bareli...

Congress president Sonia Gandhi in a village hut during a visit to her constituency Rae Bareli on...

Congress president Sonia Gandhi in a village hut during a visit to her constituency Rae Bareli on...

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Walking into danger

Since there are very few pedestrian crossings on the Outer Ring Road, people dash to the other side. DH photo

The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) buses are capricious when it comes to stopping. They stop wherever they want to......

The best of Broadway

A scene from 'Fiddler on the Roof'.

The thunderous applause reverberated through the auditorium of Chowdiah Memorial Hall over the weekend, where the popular Broadway play......

Their smile goes a mile

The students organising a game for the children.

The Social Responsibility Committee of Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM) recently organised 'Utthaan - Little Feet, Big Strides&#...

Icy cosmic entities

Rosetta became the first spacecraft to rendezvous with a comet.

Comets are long-haired stars that fascinate and enthrall scientists all over the world. The journey of two of such stars is under focus right now, wr...

Imperilled ecosystem

Africa contains around 30 per cent of the world's minerals, as a result of which it is attracting numerous foreign investors.

Africa sustains some of the most spectacular ecosystems on the planet Ė from the Serengeti to the Congo Basin to the Eastern Arc forests......

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Ceiling panel at the Hucchapaya Math, Aihole.

The intricate grandeur and unparalleled majesty of the Chalukyan temple architecture surpasses the mundaneness of adjectives. Majunath Sullolli......

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