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In 2008, AP cops held Ashwin for land fraud

Ashwin, son of Lokayukta Justice Bhaskar Rao

The FIR filed by the Lokayukta Police on July 1 is not the first against Ashwin, son of Lokayukta Justice Bhaskar Rao.

Rural areas see middle class rise

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Breaking stereotypes, islands of prosperity are emerging in rural India, where a small population of lower-middle class possesses bikes, cars and refrigerators.

Vajpayee felt Gujarat riots was a 'mistake'

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. File photo PTI

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee felt that the 2002 Gujarat riots had a bearing on the BJP's defeat in 2004 Lok Sabha polls, a book by former RAW chief A S ...

Hema got VIP treatment while we suffered on road: Family

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje meets with an injured woman undertreatment at a hospital in Jaipur on Friday following an accident with actress and BJP MP Hema Malini's car in Dausa district. PTI Poto

The family members of Hanuman Khandelwal (Mahajan) - who were injured in an accident involving actor and BJP MP Hema Malini's car on Jaipur-Agra highway near Dausa...

Karnataka gets 8 more weeks to hold BBMP polls

BBMP office in Bengaluru. DH photo

The Supreme Court on Friday granted eight weeks additional time to the Karnataka government and the State Election Commission (SEC) for holding BBMP elections.

Business

Axis Bank fetes its M-banking success

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Every month, 80,000 customers of Axis Bank - one of the largest private sector banks in India - are registering for mobile banking...

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Pearls Of Wisdom

Politics: A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.

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First-ever organ transplant at govt hospital in State

The liver of a brain-dead woman is being taken out of the AJ Hospital in Mangaluru to be  airlifted for transplant into a patient at Victoria Hospital in Bangaluru on Friday. DH Photo

Victoria Hospital became the first state-run health care centre in Karnataka to perform an organ transplant. The liver of a...

Sports

Serena survives Watson scare; Djokovic wins

Serena Williams. AP

Kiwis soar to 6-wkt win

Helped by a 125-run first wicket partnership between skipper Suzie Bates...

Indian beaten 0-4 as defence succumbs against Belgium

India suffered a 0-4 defeat as their defence succumbed under the pressure m

India off to flying start; Sri Lanka drub Bhutan

India kick-started their title defence in the South Asian Basketball...

Veterans hope to shine for All Stars

Former India pacemen Venkatesh Prasad and David Johnson and left-arm...

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India and Bangladesh basketball players in action during the 4th South Asian Basketball...

India and Bangladesh basketball players in action during the 4th South Asian Basketball...

A farmer works in a paddy field at Reba Maheswar village, 56 kilometers (35 miles) east of Gauhati..

A farmer works in a paddy field at Reba Maheswar village, 56 kilometers (35 miles) east of Gauhati..

A tiger attacking spotted deers at Nagarahole National Park in Mysore district on Friday...

A tiger attacking spotted deers at Nagarahole National Park in Mysore district on Friday...

Monsoon rain clouds hover over the backdrop of Kitthur Rani Chennamma statue near Town Hall...

Monsoon rain clouds hover over the backdrop of Kitthur Rani Chennamma statue near Town Hall...

Protesters run for cover after police fired teargas shell to disperse them during a clash...

Protesters run for cover after police fired teargas shell to disperse them during a clash...

A gust of wind bends the umbrella of a street vendor crossing the road during a heavy downpour...

A gust of wind bends the umbrella of a street vendor crossing the road during a heavy downpour...

Indian Muslims offer prayers during Ramadan at the Vasi Ullah mosque in Allahabad...

Indian Muslims offer prayers during Ramadan at the Vasi Ullah mosque in Allahabad...

Buddhist monks from Thailand offer special prayers for making a new Temple...

Buddhist monks from Thailand offer special prayers for making a new Temple...

A worker drying up vermicelli at a factory in Allahabad on Friday during Ramadan...

A worker drying up vermicelli at a factory in Allahabad on Friday during Ramadan...

Bollywood actors Amit Sadh, Aditi Rao Hydari and Arshad Warsi at the launch of a new multiplex...

Bollywood actors Amit Sadh, Aditi Rao Hydari and Arshad Warsi at the launch of a new multiplex...

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The fruits of liberty

Festive Spirit:(Back row) Petter, Anand, Chef Jolly, Eddie and Viviana. (Front row) Ema and Vera Leite. DH photo by BK Janardhan. Location courtesy: JW Marriott

With the City being a melting pot of cultures, there is no dearth of celebrations here. For the Americans who have made their......

Kids without books...

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The dull blackboard has made way for the cool tablet, homeworks are uploaded on Internet portals, and math equations are practised online. Sudha Subra...

When scientists emote in labs...

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Nobel prize winner Sir Tim Hunt recently suggested that female scientists should stay out of laboratories because they distract men. Dr Jennifer Rohn,...

Are you on the right diet?

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Cutting down on carbs drastically or surviving on salads doesn't translate into the perfect diet. Neeraj Mehta tells you how......

Oven-fresh goodies

Prasad (extreme right) at the bakery.

Jayanagar, once upon a time, did not extend beyond South End Circle. And, it was in this Circle that a quaint little bakery opened in 1963 ......

Portraying different roles naturally

Chiranjeevi Sarja

Sandalwood's young star Chiranjeevi Sarja has signed a new project where he portrays the life of a character in three different stages....

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