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Karnatak varsity V-C, 3 officials arrested for graft

The Lokayukta police arrest Karnatak University  Vice-Chancellor H B Walikar (right) in Dharwad on  Monday. DH Photo

H B Walikar, Vice-Chancellor of Karnatak University, Dharwad, and three other varsity officials were arrested under the Prevention...

Toddler mauled by stray dogs, in hospital

The victim, Kumaraswamy, after being taken from one hospital to another, is now said to be out of danger.  DH

A 17-month-old toddler was grievously injured when a pack of stray dogs attacked him outside his home in Anjana Nagar in JP Nagar 9th Phase...

Coal block allocation Ordinance on cards

The Centre on Monday decided to promulgate an Ordinance to facilitate the e-auction of coal blocks for private companies for captive use, and allot mines directly to state and Central PSUs. Reuters file photo

The Centre on Monday decided to promulgate an Ordinance to facilitate the e-auction of coal blocks for private companies for...

Cash-strapped Mohd Sporting on the brink

At a time when the Indian Super League has added a touch of glamour to football in the country, Mohammedan Sporting, one of the nation's oldest clubs, is facing an existential crisis. PTI file photo

At a time when the Indian Super League has added a touch of glamour to football in the country, Mohammedan Sporting...

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Balabrooie guesthouse will become legislators' club

Balabrooie, the government guesthouse on Palace Road in the City, is set to make way for a clubhouse for legislators. DH photo

Balabrooie, the government guesthouse located in the heart of the City, will soon be history. The iconic building would be demolished...

Sports

Pistorius' fate to be decided today

South Africa's fallen star Oscar Pistorius could be jailed for 10 years or return to serve house arrest on Tuesday when he will be sentenced for killing model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.AP File Photo

BCCI WC to ponder over legal action against WICB

The BCCI's all-powerful Working Committee will meet to decide on wheth

Saina, Sindhu in same half

Olympic bronze medal winning shuttler Saina Nehwal will once again lead the

Nadal's health, Murray's form in focus

Organisers of the ATP World Tour Finals will be keeping a keen eye...

Serena, Halep get off the blocks in strong fashion

Serena Williams shook off the rust and a feisty challenge from Serbia'

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Army recruits during their attestation parade at Madras Regimental Centre, Wellington, Ooty on...

Army recruits during their attestation parade at Madras Regimental Centre, Wellington, Ooty on...

In this Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 photo, a Kashmiri woman blocks a road during a protest demanding...

In this Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 photo, a Kashmiri woman blocks a road during a protest demanding...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the 42nd Convocation of the All India Institute of Medical...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the 42nd Convocation of the All India Institute of Medical...

Devendra Fadnavis hugs his mother Savita after his victory during the Assembly election in...

Devendra Fadnavis hugs his mother Savita after his victory during the Assembly election in...

Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Nirmala Sitaraman launching the Online Export...

Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Nirmala Sitaraman launching the Online Export...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah after the party's parliamentary...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah after the party's parliamentary...

In this Oct. 17, 2014 photo, a thick blanket of smoke is seen against the setting sun as...

In this Oct. 17, 2014 photo, a thick blanket of smoke is seen against the setting sun as...

In this Monday, Oct. 13, 2014 photo, an Indian woman uses her hand to put sawdust in an...

In this Monday, Oct. 13, 2014 photo, an Indian woman uses her hand to put sawdust in an...

(L-R) Asha Bhat, Miss Diva Universe 2014 2nd runner up, Noyonita Lodh, Miss Diva Universe 2014...

(L-R) Asha Bhat, Miss Diva Universe 2014 2nd runner up, Noyonita Lodh, Miss Diva Universe 2014...

An Indian man teaches yoga postures to schoolchildren at Delhi Public School in Hyderabad...

An Indian man teaches yoga postures to schoolchildren at Delhi Public School in Hyderabad...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a slew of measures which will help change the way industry functions in the country...
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Entertainment

War is hell: Brad Pitt

Actor Brad Pitt says his latest film Fury was never intended to act as a glorification of war. AP file photo

Actor Brad Pitt says his latest film "Fury" was never intended to act as a glorification of war.In an interview with the BBC...

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Junk food in space! A London-based start-up has successfully launched the first ever burger and chips into space using a helium balloon the size of a two-bedroom house. AP photo for representation only

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Stars set for food 'n' frolic

The tinsel town is all set to celebrate Deepavali in style. Actors are waiting to take a break from their hectic schedules and spend quality time with their family.DH Photo

The tinsel town is all set to celebrate Deepavali in style. Actors are waiting to take a break from their hectic schedules and spend quality time with...

'Content is king, marketing is queen'

enthusiastic Chetan Bhagat with a fan. DH Photo

Recently at The Forum Mall, when Chetan Bhagat came to launch his work, 'Half-Girlfriend', to get a glimpse of the man himself.......

Soaking in the spirit

International students in their ethnic best.. DH Photo

Over 300 students of 34 different nationalities celebrated Deepavali at Stonehill International School.......

A valiant warrior goddess

Kalyana Chalukyan style Durga; coastal form of Mahisamardhini; the goddess in Hoysala style; the goddess in Bagali style. photos by author

She is fierce, yet forgiving. She eliminates ignorance and protects her subjects. Vatsala Iyengar narrates the significance of Mahisamardhini over the...

Disappearing seabird colonies

Marine birds can withstand a few bad breeding seasons. But reproductive failures have been going on for long now, and the adults may be gone too, Cheryl Katz finds out. NYT Photo

Marine birds can withstand a few bad breeding seasons. But reproductive failures have been going on for long now, and the adults may be gone too, Cher...

Town built for driverless cars to ease driving experience

A  mocked-up set of busy streets in Ann Arbor, Michigan, will provide the sternest test yet for self-driving cars. DH Photo

A mocked-up set of busy streets in Ann Arbor, Michigan, will provide the sternest test yet for self-driving cars......

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