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Imran suspends talks with govt; calls for nationwide protest

Pakistan opposition leader Imran Khan today hardened his stand by withdrawing from dialogue with the government and vowed to continue his fight till the end, apparently buoyed by the Supreme Court's washing off its hands of the protests. Reuters file photo

Pakistan's opposition leader Imran Khan today hardened his stand by withdrawing from dialogue with the government and vowed to continue his fight till the end...

Health Minister defends AIIMS Vigilance Officer's removal

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today defended the removal of AIIMS Chief Vigilance Officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi saying he was 'not eligible' for the post. PTI file photo

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today defended the removal of AIIMS Chief Vigilance Officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi saying he was 'not eligible' for the post...

SC notice to centre over governors' dismissal

The Supreme Court Thursday issued notice to the central government on a petition filed by Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi challenging the procedure followed in securing his resignation in the wake of BJP coming to power. PTI file photo

The Supreme Court Thursday issued notice to the central government on a petition filed by Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi challenging the...

Patients have right to get medical records from hospitals

Patients have a right to get their medical records from hospitals and the Health Ministry should issue instructions to ensure that such documents are not denied, the Law Ministry said today. PTI photo for representation only

Patients have a right to get their medical records from hospitals and the Health Ministry should issue instructions to ensure that such documents are not denied...

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Apartment residents lose tranquility as Bescom snips power connection

The canal was linked to the adjacent Venkatarayana Kere in Gubbalala and the Subramanyapura Lake. DH photo

For the residents of the two blocks comprising about 400 flats at Mantri Tranquil Apartments in Gubbalala near Uttarahalli, it is tranquility lost...

Sports

Chennai replaces Bangalore franchise of ISL

Reporters speak on their phones after attending a news conference during the international player draft for the Indian Super League in Mumbai. Reuters photo

My role doesn't undermine Fletcher: Shastri

Handed the task of overseeing a struggling Indian cricket side...

Time for India to embrace change

The Indian team hotel near St James Court was a beehive of activity...

Pakistan hand India a painful defeat

The scenes at final whistle presented the enduring image of the game.

Garcia nets equaliser as Atletico hold Real Madrid

Atletico Madrid's Raul Garcia netted a late equaliser to earn a 1-1 dr

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Ashok Leyland's new truck “Boss” gets launched in Ahmedabad ...

Ashok Leyland's new truck “Boss” gets launched in Ahmedabad ...

Sonal Chauhan walks the ramp at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 ...

Sonal Chauhan walks the ramp at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 ...

National Ambulance Service vans during their launch in Allahabad ...

National Ambulance Service vans during their launch in Allahabad ...

Veteran actor Dharmendra at an event in New Delhi on Thursday...

Veteran actor Dharmendra at an event in New Delhi on Thursday...

Solar Panel Scam accused, Saritha Nair at the Court in Coimbatore on Thursday...

Solar Panel Scam accused, Saritha Nair at the Court in Coimbatore on Thursday...

A woman with her child at a relief camp after Naga miscreants killed Assamese villagers ...

A woman with her child at a relief camp after Naga miscreants killed Assamese villagers ...

Fire fighters try to control a fire that broke out at a plastic godown at Kaduvetti ...

Fire fighters try to control a fire that broke out at a plastic godown at Kaduvetti ...

Emran Hashmi with Humaima Malik during a promotional event of their new movie in Bengaluru ...

Emran Hashmi with Humaima Malik during a promotional event of their new movie in Bengaluru ...

Bollywood actor Nargis Fakhiri during a promotional event in Bengaluru ...

Bollywood actor Nargis Fakhiri during a promotional event in Bengaluru ...

Shriya Saran walks the ramp at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 in Mumbai ...

Shriya Saran walks the ramp at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 in Mumbai ...

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Article 370 is not meant to reflect the liberal tilt in the Indian Constitution. It is specific.
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Commuters await the smart move

Lacking facilities: Passengers voice their need for feeder buses at Swami Vivekananda Road Metro Station.

You will soon be able to seamlessly commute by the Metro and BMTC buses across the City....

Low cost approach to learning science

R V M Chokkalingam stresses the importance of low cost teaching aids in science education...

Your favourite spots, a click away

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Turning the spotlight on the shadow teacher

The concept of shadow teacher is new to many. In fact most people may not have come across this term earlier....

When is a child ready for school?

Srijaya N Char looks at the consequences of enrolling children early in schools...

'Sudeep inspires the team in a nice way'

Hard working: Jayaram Karthik

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