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Child rape case: Karnataka CM courts fresh controversy

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today courted a fresh controversy over the alleged rape of a six-year old girl in a city public school, as he asked the media if it did not have any other issue. DH photo

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today courted a fresh controversy over the alleged rape of a six-year old girl in a city public school...

Manmohan's office intervened in Madras HC judge case: Govt

The PMO during Manmohan Singh's tenure had asked why the Supreme Court collegium had not recommended extension for a Madras High Court judge who was facing corruption charges after the collegium expressed its hesitation, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said in Parliament today. PTi photo

The PMO during Manmohan Singh's tenure had asked why the Supreme Court collegium had not recommended extension for a Madras High Court judge who...

Enough material to charge sheet Marans: AG

Rejecting the views of the CBI Director, Attorney General Mukul Rohtagi today opined that there was enough evidence with the agency to file charge sheet against former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanithi in the Aircel-Maxis deal case. PTI photo

Rejecting the views of the CBI Director, Attorney General Mukul Rohtagi today opined that there was enough evidence with the agency to...

Acceptance of commission by docs against medical code: Vardhan

Admitting to presence of widespread nexus between doctors and diagonistic centres to fleece patients, Health and Family Welfare Minister Harsh Vardhan today said acceptance of commission by doctors was violative of the medical code and ordered an inquiry into a television expose on the issue. PTI photo

Admitting to presence of widespread nexus between doctors and diagonistic centres to fleece patients, Health and Family Welfare Minister Harsh...

Wadia threw burning cigarettes at my face: Zinta to police

Bollywood actor Preity Zinta, who has accused industrialist Ness Wadia of molestation, said her former boyfriend had thrown burning cigarettes at her and locked her up in a room even before the May 30 incident at Wankhede Stadium after which she filed a police complaint. PTI photo

Bollywood actor Preity Zinta, who has accused industrialist Ness Wadia of molestation, said her former boyfriend had thrown burning cigarettes...

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Didn't expect this, says outgoing Auradkar

After being at the receiving end in several cases, including the photogate case involving ADGP P Ravindranath, the drunken brawl at a bar involving MLA Vijayanand Kashappanavar and the recent rapes, Bangalore City Police Commissioner Raghavendra Auradkar has got the boot.  DH photo

After being at the receiving end in several cases, including the photogate case involving ADGP P Ravindranath, the drunken brawl at...

Sports

Dhoni bares the aggressive side of his captaincy

Prior pulls out of rest of summer

England wicketkeeper Matt Prior, who has been struggling for runs and behin

Rodriguez joins Real Madrid

Real Madrid have signed Colombia midfielder James Rodriguez from Monaco on

Bangalore nets Gouramangi, Subrata to play for Mumbai

Current India custodian Subrata Paul and midfielder Syed Rahim Nabi...

Djokovic retains singles top spot, Paes 13th in doubles

Serbian Novak Djokovic sits atop the ATP singles rankings with 13,130 point

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Telangana chief minister K.Chandrashekhar Rao presenting a letter of appointment...

Telangana chief minister K.Chandrashekhar Rao presenting a letter of appointment...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture on sexual assault of a 6 year old girl...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture on sexual assault of a 6 year old girl...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives Swami Vishvesha Tirtha of Pejawar Mutt, in New Delhi...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives Swami Vishvesha Tirtha of Pejawar Mutt, in New Delhi...

Mercedes Benz MD aand CEO Eberhard Kern at the launch of Mercedes CLA 45 AMG...

Mercedes Benz MD aand CEO Eberhard Kern at the launch of Mercedes CLA 45 AMG...

Children playing football in a waterlogged field after heavy rains at a village in Balurghat...

Children playing football in a waterlogged field after heavy rains at a village in Balurghat...

People enjoy a dip in temperatures at the Rajpath amid heavy shower in New Delhi...

People enjoy a dip in temperatures at the Rajpath amid heavy shower in New Delhi...

Abhishek Bachchan, owner of Pink Panther Kabaddi team, pose for a group photo...

Abhishek Bachchan, owner of Pink Panther Kabaddi team, pose for a group photo...

Women labourers cover themselves as rain showers lash at Ghatanji on the outskirts of Yavatmal...

Women labourers cover themselves as rain showers lash at Ghatanji on the outskirts of Yavatmal...

The Gaganachukki and Bharachukki Falls in full splendour following the of release of water...

The Gaganachukki and Bharachukki Falls in full splendour following the of release of water...

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, Roger Moore addressing at the UNICEF and Commonwealth Games...

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, Roger Moore addressing at the UNICEF and Commonwealth Games...

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Tightening the security

cautious CMR National Public School will be closing its gates soon after the last bell goes off.

Are our children safe in schools? A beginning seems to have been made with the Bangalore City Police Commissioner issuing safety......

Brain science troubles

Hurdles to Overcome Biological complexity is a challenge in figuring out what kind of theory of the brain we're seeking.

After decades of research, diseases like schizophrenia and Alzheimer's still resist treatment. Despite countless......

As they risk their lives

working hard Some of the Metro workers at the construction site near Chinnaswamy Stadium.

Think of Namma Metro and the image of a man wearing a yellow or white jacket and a yellow plastic helmet comes to one's mind......

Divine entities meet here

Brahmeshvara Temple;  Photo by author

The small town of Kikkeri in Mandya district is best known for Brahmeshvara Temple, where the two gods Brahma and Ishvara merge......

Making way for tigers

displacement Satpura relocation site; (below) A house in Satpura village.

The Satpura Tiger Reserve is an important habitat of the Central Indian Highlands ecosystem. It is a unique area of rich......

'Be proud of your curves'

blessed Huma Qureshi

Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi, who walked the ramp as showstopper for designer duo Rimple and Harpreet Narula at a......

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