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Tuesday 16 September 2014
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Status quo in LS bypolls, BJP, SP, TRS retain 1 seat each

The three Lok Sabha constituencies where bypolls were held voted for status quo with BJP, SP and TRS today retaining Vadodara, Mainpuri and Medak seats respectively. PTI photo

The three Lok Sabha constituencies where bypolls were held voted for status quo with BJP, SP and TRS today retaining Vadodara, Mainpuri and Medak seats respectively.

Congress wrests three Assembly seats from BJP in Rajasthan

File photo of CM Vasundara Raje Scindia. PTI

In a jolt to the Vasundhara Raje government, the opposition Congress today wrested three Assembly seats of Weir, Nasirabad and Surajgarh ...

Chinese nomads pitch tents inside Indian side with PLA's help

The stand-off in Demchok area of Ladakh continued for the 10th day today with Chinese nomads now reported to have erected tents with the help of Chinese Army inside Indian territory to protest against an ongoing irrigation canal work.  PTI file photo

The stand-off in Demchok area of Ladakh continued for the 10th day today with Chinese nomads now reported to have erected tents with the help of Chinese Army inside...

Pakistani politicians barred from flight for turning up late

 Passengers of an Islamabad-bound Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight from Karachi late Monday barred Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Rehman Malik and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Member of National Assembly Ramesh Kumar Wakwani from boarding the aircraft, Dawn online reported. AP file photo

Two Pakistani politicians were barred from a flight for holding it up for over one-and-a-half hours, media reported Tuesday. Passengers of an Islamabad-bound...

Business

Oil cos hold 35 paisa cut in diesel, 55 paise hike in petrol

Diesel prices, for the first time in over 5 years, should have been cut by 35 paisa on falling global rates but oil companies have decided to hold on to the rates pending a government decision on deregulation. Reuters file photo

Diesel prices, for the first time in over 5 years, should have been cut by 35 paisa on falling global rates but oil companies have decided to hold on to the rates...

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Man murders wife, disabled son; surrenders to police

MURDER MOST FOUL: People gather outside the house on 10th Main Road, 4th Block, Rajajinagar, where Kumar Nayak (inset top left) murdered his wife Manjula Bai and their son Harshith (inset top right) on Monday. dh photos

A man killed his wife and five-year-old physically-challenged son by slitting their throat at his house in Rajajinagar, on Monday afternoon...

Sports

Anand beats Vallejo Pons to stay ahead in Final Masters

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand cashed in on his chances to put it across Francisco Vallejo Pons of Spain in the second round of Bilbao Final Masters here. PTI file photo

MI score 132/9 vs Northern in a 'do-or-die' CLT20 qualifier

Mumbai Indians batting floundered yet again as the high-profile...

Lions down Express to stay alive in CLT20 main draw race

Muhammad Hafeez led from the front with a blazing 67 as Lahore Lions...

KKR sans key players take on CSK in CLT20 tomorrow

Depleted by the absence of some high-profile cricketers, IPL champions Kolk

'Yuki played with negative energy'

Serbia's Davis Cup capain Bogdan Obradovic suggested that Yuki Bhambri

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An Israeli army armoured bulldozer drives in the Israeli occupied Golan Heights...

An Israeli army armoured bulldozer drives in the Israeli occupied Golan Heights...

Members of Iraqi security forces and tribal fighters prepare a mortar launcher...

Members of Iraqi security forces and tribal fighters prepare a mortar launcher...

Rajasthan Congress President Sachin Pilot celebrates with party workers the party's victory...

Rajasthan Congress President Sachin Pilot celebrates with party workers the party's victory...

Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone at the music launch of the film 'Happy New Year'...

Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone at the music launch of the film 'Happy New Year'...

Volunteers rescuing flood affected people in Chattabal area in Srinagar...

Volunteers rescuing flood affected people in Chattabal area in Srinagar...

Army personnel build a bridge in the flood affected area of Kotranka Tehsil in Rajouri in Jammu...

Army personnel build a bridge in the flood affected area of Kotranka Tehsil in Rajouri in Jammu...

An aerial view of the partially deluged Centaur hotel in Srinagar...

An aerial view of the partially deluged Centaur hotel in Srinagar...

A view flood-hit Abi Guzar residential area in Srinagar ...

A view flood-hit Abi Guzar residential area in Srinagar ...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received by O P Kohli,  Anandiben Patel and Amit Shah...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received by O P Kohli, Anandiben Patel and Amit Shah...

Children lying in mud during Buka Bhaona festival in Jorhat...

Children lying in mud during Buka Bhaona festival in Jorhat...

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No fear of the law

A motorist crossing Hosur Road. DH Photos by SK Dinesh

The number of two-wheeler accidents in the City has not gone down in the last three years......

Royal rail connections

Maharani's rail coach on display at Mysore Rail Museum; Interiors of Maharani's rail coach. Photos by Prashanth HG

S Narendra Prasad enumerates facts, statistics and historical events that led to its birth in Princely Mysore......

Microbe tyranny

Bacteria make the same chemicals that our neurons use to communicate with one another.

Microbes are beneficial to humans in many ways, but research suggests they may be influencing our behaviour......

Saving smaller wildlife

Frogs

For many smaller wildlife such as frogs, among others, layered vertical structure in the forest is crucial......

Lilting tunes for the ear

The concert in progress. DH Photo

The second session of the 28th Devnandan Ubhayankar Yuva Sangeet Utsav was held recently at Canara Union Hall, Malleswaram......

Art meets society

Curious Kids at the festival.

The City has always had a conducive atmosphere for start-ups but of late, flea markets and spaces for artists......

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