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Friday 31 July 2015
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2 Indians released in Libya, 2 still held hostage

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Lakshmikant and Vijay Kumar, two of the four Indians abducted by IS in Libya, were today released. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj...

Clash in LS; Govt hits out at Cong over 'Hindu terrorism'

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. PTI  file photo

Government and opposition today clashed in Lok Sabha, with Home Minister Rajnath Singh accusing Congress of weakening the fight against terror...

Rahul visits FTII, says RSS promoting mediocrity

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Congress vice president Rahul Gandi arrived in Pune on Friday morning to address and express support to the striking students...

DGCA removes A S Soman as Air India flight safety chief

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DGCA today removed A S Soman as Air India flight safety chief following his "failure" to preserve flight monitoring data...

Doctors start abortion procedure on minor rape victim

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Doctors today started the medical procedure to abort a 25-week pregnancy of a minor rape victim after Supreme Court...

Business

Banking stocks on fire, Sensex rockets 409 points

Sensex. DH File Photo.

There was no let-up in market momentum for the third straight day when the Sensex shot up an impressive 409 points, powered by banking stocks ...

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Hospital lift malfunction kills octogenarian in City

Sachidananda Murthy who died after falling into the lift pit in Fortis Hospital in Nagarbhavi onWednesday. (Right) The CCTV footage showing Murthy entering the lift.

An 80-year-old retired engineer died of head injuries suffered after falling into the shaft of a lift at Fortis Hospital in Nagarbhavi here...

Sports

Frequent change of coaches destabilising Indian hockey: Walsh

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Five-star Finn rattles Aussies

Steven Finn took England to the verge of a stunning victory in the...

Ashwin presented Arjuna Award today

India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was today presented the Arjuna Award,

Cameron century powers Australia 'A'

India 'A' off-spinner Baba Aparajith struck late with a five-wicket haul, b

India need to beat top teams consistently, says Oltmans

Roelant Oltmans has survived where most others could barely stick in their

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A municipal worker fumigates submerged huts situated in the flooded banks of river Sabarmati in ...

A municipal worker fumigates submerged huts situated in the flooded banks of river Sabarmati in ...

A huge whale was found dead on the shores of the beach near Sister Fatima Church at Tannerbhavi ...

A huge whale was found dead on the shores of the beach near Sister Fatima Church at Tannerbhavi ...

School children and their teachers pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Moradabad ...

School children and their teachers pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Moradabad ...

The winning team of the UBA India Pro Basketball League 2015, Chennai Slam with the trophy after ...

The winning team of the UBA India Pro Basketball League 2015, Chennai Slam with the trophy after ...

An Indian boy dressed as Hindu god Shiva to attract alms from devotees chats with tourists as ...

An Indian boy dressed as Hindu god Shiva to attract alms from devotees chats with tourists as ...

People offer flower petals on the grave of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam during his funeral ..

People offer flower petals on the grave of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam during his funeral ..

1993 Mumbai blast convict Yakub Memon's brothers Suleiman and Usman sitting inside the car

1993 Mumbai blast convict Yakub Memon's brothers Suleiman and Usman sitting inside the car

People worship a bull during Bendur festival in Sangli on Wednesday...

People worship a bull during Bendur festival in Sangli on Wednesday...

Fire brigade and NDRF personnel rescue a person stuck in the three floor Matru-Chhaya...

Fire brigade and NDRF personnel rescue a person stuck in the three floor Matru-Chhaya...

Students of Patna Women's College wear tiger masks to create awareness to save tigers...

Students of Patna Women's College wear tiger masks to create awareness to save tigers...

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Job hunting has always been a tedious task. One has to create and update a resume, send it out to all the agencies,......

North is where you should head

growth Property rates in Devanahalli have  escalated to 80 per cent in the last two years. DH photos by Srikanta Sharma R

There was a time, perhaps, when investing in an area like Devanahalli was considered foolish and not worth ......

The ground beneath his feet

With niece Natalya.

Those weekends which interrupt my football games and training sessions feel like fillers as they are over before I know it......

That little room of dreams

Child friendly The decor of your child's room should be driven by his/her interest.

If there is one adage that certainly rings loud and true it has to be that "life changes after kids"......

In the queen's field

Serene: The author on a bridge near Ranikhet.

With tree-topped ridges, scented meadows, mysterious valleys, snow-capped mountains, lush green forests ......

Keeping the ants out

STRONGER SCENTS Most of the suggested home remedies involve the use of strong scents to negate the ant's sense of smell.

Left, right, left. Left, right, left. Forward march the army of ants towards any food, crumbs, or titbits left unarmed......

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