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'Pak's nuclear arsenal could be world's 3rd-largest in decade'

A nuclear-capable ballistic missile Hatf-II Abdali is driven past with its mobile-launcher during the Pakistan National Day parade in Islamabad. Reuters File Photo

Pakistan is on course of having about 350 nuclear weapons in about a decade, the world's third-largest stockpile after the US and Russia...

Pak terrorist captured after encounter in Kashmir

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A Pakistani terrorist was today captured alive while his four associates were killed in an overnight encounter with army...

India successfully launches communication satellite in textbook style

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India successfully launched its communication satellite GSAT-6, which has several strategic applications, in textbook...

Uneasy calm in violence-hit Gujarat; toll rises to 10

Army soldiers conduct flag march in a sensitive area of Ahmedabad on Thursday after the incidents of violence following the Patel (Patidar) community's reservation rally. PTI Photo

An uneasy calm prevailed in Gujarat today after two days of violence during the OBC quota stir of Patel community even as death...

In Taj city, no car registration minus garage

TTZ includes Mathura and Firozabad districts along with Agra, and is spread over 10,400 sq km. The authority was created in 1984 to save the Taj Mahal from air pollution. PTI file photo

One-person-one-car will now be the norm in the eco-sensitive Taj Trapezium Zone (TTZ). Those seeking to register their...

Business

IOC surges ahead of pvt companies in refining margin

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Beating private sector peers like Reliance Industries, when it comes to gross refining margins (GRM) is no mean achievement...

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Repeated reminders to the BBMP to cover a huge drain near Kamakya Theatre has failed to yield any positive results...

Sports

Vikas Gowda enters discus final at World Athletics Championships

Vikas Gowda. AP file photo

Bolt wins record fourth straight 200 metres title

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt won a record fourth straight 200 metres gold m

Kohli moves up to No.4, India retain 2nd spot in ODI rankings

India's batting mainstay Virat Kohli has climbed up a place to number four.

Gavaskar wants Bhuvi to replace Binny in 3rd Test

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar today said that India should field five speci

CSK's plea challenging suspension: BCCI asked to file counter

The Madras High Court today directed the Indian cricket board to file its..

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Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor with fashion designer Manish Malhotra at his show...

Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor with fashion designer Manish Malhotra at his show...

Students celebrate Onam festival by making floral rangoli ‘pookalam’ at a public school...

Students celebrate Onam festival by making floral rangoli ‘pookalam’ at a public school...

Devotees watch a procession during Kumbh Mela or the Pitcher Festival in Trimbakeshwar...

Devotees watch a procession during Kumbh Mela or the Pitcher Festival in Trimbakeshwar...

Activists of Left Front affiliated peasants organisation break police barricades...

Activists of Left Front affiliated peasants organisation break police barricades...

Boys stand near the charred vehicles after the incidents of violence following the Patel...

Boys stand near the charred vehicles after the incidents of violence following the Patel...

Ex-servicemen continue their indefinite hunger strike over non-implementation of OROP...

Ex-servicemen continue their indefinite hunger strike over non-implementation of OROP...

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal offering prayers...

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal offering prayers...

Leader of the Opposition and CPI(M) State Secretary Surya Kant Mishra participates in a rally...

Leader of the Opposition and CPI(M) State Secretary Surya Kant Mishra participates in a rally...

Army soldiers conduct flag march in a sensitive area of Ahmedabad on Thursday...

Army soldiers conduct flag march in a sensitive area of Ahmedabad on Thursday...

Special Operation Group (SOG) jawans take positions near the house where militants were hiding...

Special Operation Group (SOG) jawans take positions near the house where militants were hiding...

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'Phantom': A snappy avenger's tale

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Phantom is aimed at stirring the patriotic fervour in every Indian making them feel good, as the death of innocents in the 26/11 carnage in Mumbai is avenged...

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When flowers and festivities rule...

Madhu, R Gopinathan Pillai and PV Gopinathan. (Sitting, from left) Geetha, Nirmala, Radha, Vasantha and Radha Damodharan.

Malayalis across the City are busy shopping and soaking in the festivities of 'Thiruvonam', which falls today. While many are......

A slice of colonial, green Bengaluru

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A curious mix of the old and the new, Frazer Town is colonial and modern at the same time. Given its healthy real estate......

In a country of colours

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It's easy to miss fairy-like soprano, Beatrice Weiss. She can easily walk into a room and merge into the crowd.......

Give creativity a headstart

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The utility of the bed headboard is often underestimated. A Dyuti offers some innovative ideas to add spunk to your bed......

'Language has been our forte'

The members of 'Avial'.

Everyone has a special connect to music, but for this particular band, music is their voice. 'Avial' is one of the most......

For that touch of metal

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Have you ever thought of sprucing up your home's interiors with metal? If you have, Natasha Menezes gives you some pointers......

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