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Sunday 23 July 2017
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Flood operations by Indian Air Force personnel aboard MI-17 V5 helicopter in Saurashtra region.

Rain wreaks havoc in Kutch, Saurashtra in Gujarat

Until June-end, the Gujarat government was brooding over truant rain and preparing relief operations

Srinivas Alavilli of the Citizens for Bengaluru speaks at the Bengaluru Wake Up programme organised by various RWAs, United Bengaluru and Citizens Action Forum in the city on Saturday. DH Photo/Srikanta Sharma R

Fearing more chaos, citizens oppose draft zoning norms

Citizens' groups on Saturday launched a multipronged fight against the government's proposal...

Note ban, GST led to more digitisation, says Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday that demonetisation and GST have led to greater...

Police questioned Vincent for over three hours at the MLA's hostel here after which he was arrested. Representational Image

Kerala Congress MLA arrested on rape charge

Police on Saturday arrested M Vincent, Congress MLA from Kovalam in Thiruvananthapuram...

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Women sizing up a painting put on display as part of an art exhibition against communalism...

Women sizing up a painting put on display as part of an art exhibition against communalism...

Full dress rehearsal of oath taking ceremony of President-elect Ram Nath Kovind...

Full dress rehearsal of oath taking ceremony of President-elect Ram Nath Kovind...

A green parrot nestled in a tree hollow, in Chennai...

A green parrot nestled in a tree hollow, in Chennai...

A Hindu devotee offering snake in Burhi Gandak river, on the eve of Sawan Amavasya...

A Hindu devotee offering snake in Burhi Gandak river, on the eve of Sawan Amavasya...

A peacock butterfly can be seen sitting inside a sunflower near Celle, Germany...

A peacock butterfly can be seen sitting inside a sunflower near Celle, Germany...

Kawad yatri waiting for their turn in a queue outside a Shiv temple in Meerut...

Kawad yatri waiting for their turn in a queue outside a Shiv temple in Meerut...

A farmer ploughs his paddy field during monsoon session at a village near Balurghat in South...

A farmer ploughs his paddy field during monsoon session at a village near Balurghat in South...

Chennaiyin FC Co-owner and actor Abhishek Bachchan reacts during a press conference...

Chennaiyin FC Co-owner and actor Abhishek Bachchan reacts during a press conference...

Exile Tibetans hold posters of the late Nobel laureate Xiaobo Liu during a prayer service...

Exile Tibetans hold posters of the late Nobel laureate Xiaobo Liu during a prayer service...

Temples submerged in flooded waters of Narmada river at Gwarighat in Jabalpur...

Temples submerged in flooded waters of Narmada river at Gwarighat in Jabalpur...

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Dams in earthquake prone zones are not uncommon in India as 672 such structures are located in most seismically...
Sunday Spotlight
Barely 12 hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation to announce demonetisation...
Speak Out

Trump himself said I want to settle Kashmir problem... China too said they want to mediate... Use your friends... Use them for dialogue...

Farooq Abdullah, National Conference leader

An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.

John Gay
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Decoding the Lightning

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Usain Bolt of Jamaica appeared on a video screen in a white singlet and black tights, sprinting......

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