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Fadnavis takes oath as Maha CM, Uddhav shows up

BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis after his swearing-in ceremony in Mumbai. AP

Devendra Fadnavis was on Friday sworn in as the chief minister of the first BJP government in Maharashtra at a grand ceremony where Shiv Sena...

Parents cry for justice, call for harsh penalty

Students protest in front of The Indiranagar Cambridge School, where a six-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by a Hindi teacher, in Bangalore on Friday. DH Photo/ Ranju P

Outraged over the alleged sexual abuse of a six-year-old girl in The Indiranagar Cambridge School, hundreds of parents, children and activists...

Warren Anderson of Bhopal gas horror dead

Former Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson, wanted in India in connection with the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy which claimed nearly 4,000 lives in one of the world's most lethal industrial accidents, has died in the US state of Florida aged 92. AP file photo

Former Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson, wanted in India in connection with the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy which claimed nearly 4,000 lives...

Charges framed against Raja, Kanimozhi

Charges were framed against former Union telecom minister A Raja, DMK chief M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal and daughter Kanimozhi, and 16 others on Friday by a special court here for 'parking' illegal gratification of Rs 200 crore in Kalaignar TV. PTI file photo

Charges were framed against former Union telecom minister A Raja, DMK chief M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal and daughter Kanimozhi...

Petrol Rs 70.45, diesel Rs 57.94 in Bangalore

Petrol and diesel prices in the City touched a 15-month low with the reduction effected by oil companies on Friday. PTI file photo

Petrol and diesel prices in the City touched a 15-month low with the reduction effected by oil companies on Friday...

Business

Fiscal deficit nears 83% of full-year target in end-Sept

This makes it tough for Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to stick to his budgetary target of 4.1 per cent fiscal deficit in the current financial year ending March 31.   / DH Photo

A day after the Centre took measures to cut public expenses, official data showed India's fiscal deficit or the gap between government's ...

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Schools show no urgency on police circular

A student of The Indiranagar Cambridge School looks at a banner announcing that the institution is closed on Friday. DH photo/ Ranju P

Only 209 of the 2,500-odd schools in the city have complied with the directions by the police over getting the antecedents of their staff verified...

Sports

Double-ton Younis piles agony on Australia

Younis Khan continued to dominate sloppy Australia as Pakistan reached 405-3 at lunch on the second day of the second and final Test in Abu Dhabi on Friday. AP photo

Delhi Dynamos look for first away win against FC Goa

Having remained unbeaten so far, Delhi Dynamos will be looking....

Murray seals spot at Tour Finals

Andy Murray's recent resurgence continued when the Briton qualified fo

Positive mindset will help India: Gilchrist

Australia great Adam Gilchrist said a positive mindset would help India per

Consistent Abhishek in line for first win

Abhishek Jha was consistency personified as he set himself a wonderful plat

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A view of the statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on the occasion of his birth anniversary...

A view of the statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on the occasion of his birth anniversary...

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi paying tribute to former Prime Minister...

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi paying tribute to former Prime Minister...

Artists perform during a function on the occasion of birth anniversary of Sardar...

Artists perform during a function on the occasion of birth anniversary of Sardar...

Members of Thamizhar Vazhvurimai Koottamaippu during a protest against Sri Lankan court's...

Members of Thamizhar Vazhvurimai Koottamaippu during a protest against Sri Lankan court's...

Indian cricket players during their practice session at barabati stadium in Cuttack...

Indian cricket players during their practice session at barabati stadium in Cuttack...

Delhi Police band performs at India Gate near Amar Jawan Jyoti to salute Sardar...

Delhi Police band performs at India Gate near Amar Jawan Jyoti to salute Sardar...

Army soldiers patrolling after an IED was recovered in a gas cylinder near the Circuit House...

Army soldiers patrolling after an IED was recovered in a gas cylinder near the Circuit House...

Tourist take pictures from a boat as people bath in the Ganges river in Varanasi...

Tourist take pictures from a boat as people bath in the Ganges river in Varanasi...

Devendra Fadnavis being sworn-in as the new Maharashtra Chief Minister by Governor...

Devendra Fadnavis being sworn-in as the new Maharashtra Chief Minister by Governor...

A camel herder sits as he feeds his camels at the annual cattle fair in Pushkar, in the Rajasthan...

A camel herder sits as he feeds his camels at the annual cattle fair in Pushkar, in the Rajasthan...

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