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Friday 31 October 2014
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PM rakes up 1984 anti-Sikh violence, praises Sardar Patel

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday said the 1984 anti-Sikh riots was like a dagger pierced through India's chest. File photo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today raked up the anti-Sikh violence that followed the assassination of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi this....

2G case: Raja, Kanimozhi, Ammal & others put on trial

A court Friday framed charges against former telecom minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and others in money laundering related to the 2G spectrum allocation case. File photo PTI

Former Telecom Minister A Raja, MP Kanimozhi, DMK supremo M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal and 16 others were today put on trial in ...

Sena shields BJP, says ceremony will wash off sins of NCP-Cong

Notwithstanding its decision to boycott the swearing-in of Devendra Fadnavis as Maharashtra Chief Minister, the Shiv Sena today provided covering fire to BJP from criticism for organising a lavish event, saying the ceremony will wash off sins of the previous government. File photo PTI

Notwithstanding its decision to boycott the swearing-in of Devendra Fadnavis as Maharashtra Chief Minister, the Shiv Sena today provided ...

6-yr-old sexually assaulted in Indiranagar school

In the fifth such incident reported from City schools since July, a six-year-old girl was sexually assaulted twice allegedly by a teacher at The Indiranagar Cambridge School. Reuters file photo. For representation purpose

In the fifth such incident reported from City schools since July, a six-year-old girl was sexually assaulted twice allegedly by a teacher...

Centre cuts costs; halts fresh appointments

In a bid to bring down day-to-day expenses, the government on Thursday asked bureaucrats to abstain from holding meetings in 5-star hotels, avoid travelling abroad in first class and also put a freeze on appointments. AP file photo

In a bid to bring down day-to-day expenses, the government on Thursday asked bureaucrats to abstain from holding meetings in 5-star hotels...

Business

Sensex hits new record-high of 27,493.59; Nifty crosses 8,200

The BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty soared to hit new all-time highs of 27,493.59 and 8,214.65 points, respectively, in opening trade today on sustained fund inflows, driven by a slew of economic reforms announced by the government amidst optimism over strong corporate earnings. Reuters photo

The BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty soared to hit new all-time highs of 27,493.59 and 8,214.65 points, respectively, in opening trade today on ...

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3-storey building sinks to ground

The three-storey building leans against the neighbouring building near Shankar Mutt in Basaveshwaranagar on Thursday. DH Photo

Around 10 people had a narrow escape after a three-storey house sunk to its side and leaned over against the neighbouring building...

Sports

Kerala down Pune 2-1, register first ISL win

Overcoming a one-goal deficit, Kerala Blasters FC edged past FC Pune City 2-1 to register their first win in the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex Stadium, here today. PTI file photo

Advani creates history

Owner of plenty of records in a stellar career, Pankaj Advani added another

Berdych in quarters

Czech Republic number one Tomas Berdych is one win away from sealing his...

Rahul ton puts South on top

After the most successful season of his fledgling career, KL Rahul set the.

Bindra is chairman of ISSF Athletes Committee

The country's only individual Olympic gold medallist, Abhinav Bindra,

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Security personnel patrol a street after a protest by the supporters of Jammu and Kashmir...

Security personnel patrol a street after a protest by the supporters of Jammu and Kashmir...

India A players Rohit Sharma and Manish Pandey during a practice match against Sri Lanka...

India A players Rohit Sharma and Manish Pandey during a practice match against Sri Lanka...

Indian Air Force officers arrive at the Gateway of India after swimming for a distance...

Indian Air Force officers arrive at the Gateway of India after swimming for a distance...

The Navy hovercraft carrying West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to Sagar Island...

The Navy hovercraft carrying West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to Sagar Island...

A Rajasthani herder with his cows in Gurgaon...

A Rajasthani herder with his cows in Gurgaon...

Devotees wait for the Sun to offer prayers, during Chhath Puja festival in Agra...

Devotees wait for the Sun to offer prayers, during Chhath Puja festival in Agra...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture on Black Money with a message...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture on Black Money with a message...

BJP workers arrange the cut-outs of party symbol (lotus) to decorate the boats at the Marine...

BJP workers arrange the cut-outs of party symbol (lotus) to decorate the boats at the Marine...

A police man investigates the tunnel dug up by the robbers in Gohana bank heist, in Sonipat...

A police man investigates the tunnel dug up by the robbers in Gohana bank heist, in Sonipat...

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan sweeps in a stree during a cleanliness drive as a part...

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan sweeps in a stree during a cleanliness drive as a part...

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Rishi Kapoor out of hospital

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has been discharged from the hospital where he was admitted after suffering from malaria, said a source. File photo PTI

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has been discharged from the hospital where he was admitted after suffering from malaria, said a source.

Lifestyle

Proud to be gay: Apple CEO Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks at the WSJD Live conference in Laguna Beach, California October 27, 2014. Cook publicly came out as gay, saying in a magazine article published October 30, 2014 that he wanted to support others who find it difficult to reveal their sexual orientation. REUTERS

Apple CEO Tim Cook today said he is "proud to be gay", publicly acknowledging his sexual orientation for the first time...

Today's Supplements

Thrills and spills

Scary:  Lorenzo, Saumitra, Kathryn and Zeeta.

It's time to slip into those colourful costumes, party with friends, enjoy some candy and spook people out! Halloween is here and people across t...

A dream destination

TR Nagaraj and MK Govardhan Kumar near Amma Temple in Macau.

A few years ago, the travel bug bit me and since then, I've been travelling a lot. My recent trip to Hong Kong and Macau with my friend Dr TR Nag...

A modern-day Basanti

Poised : Shraddha Kapoor

Actress Shraddha Kapoor, known for her roles in Aashiqui 2 and 'Haider', will be seen as a glamourous item girl in Karan Johar's produc...

Investing in community living

Salient feature : A  gated community offers safety plus convenience.

While the concept of the gated community has been around for a while now, it is picking up pace thanks to urbanisation. Ruth Dsouza Prabhu examines ...

A clutter-free abode

creative storage:  By creating focal points, you can divert the attention from cluttered corners.

Home organisation demands effort and time. However, once you implement some simple tricks, keeping your home in order can be a piece of cake, really, ...

Toughen up with leather!

Different : Leather panelling is a great alternative to leather furniture.

Don't shy away from making leather an integral part of your home decor. While it may be a tad expensive, the results will surely blow you away, v...

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