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Second IAF plane brings back 100 more Indians, 155 evacuated

With this a total of around 155 Indians, including four infants, have been brought back, he added. Picture courtesy Twitter

Another batch of around 100 Indians, who were stranded in earthquake-hit Nepal, were flown back here tonight in an Indian Air Force plane...

India rushes to help quake-hit Nepal

Members of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) prepare to airlift relief materials to Nepal, at Hindon Air Force Station near New Delhi.

India on Saturday rushed to help Nepal, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaking to leaders of the neighbouring country soon after it was hit...

Over 200 from State stranded

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said a clear picture on the number of people stranded in Nepal was yet to emerge. 'We will provide all the help and bring them back to the state,' he said. DH file photo

The State government on Saturday deputed two senior officers to help and monitor the rescue of 200-250 people from the across the State, 85 of them...

Farmer relief scheme named after Gajendra

Gajendra Singh hanged himself from a tree during an AAP rally at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday. The farmers were protesting against the Centre's proposed land Bill. PTI file photo

The Aam Aadmi Party government on Saturday announced that a farmer compensation scheme will be named after the Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh...

A live quake demo for schoolchildren

School children come out of their class rooms folliowing tremors in Lucknow. PTI Photo

Vijay Luxmi, a teacher of Geography at the Kasturba Gandhi Residential Girls College near Lucknow, might not have ever imagined that her classroom...

Business

All new Audi TT Coupe arrives in Bengaluru

In a bid to retain its top position in Indian luxury market, German luxury carmaker Audi on Saturday, launched a new version of its sports car...

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Two acres of Allalasandra Lake land recovered

Family members with their belongings after their house was razed in an eviction drive carried out at Allalasandra Lake near Yelahanka on Saturday.  DH PHOTO

Continuing the encroachment eviction drive, a team of Revenue department officials, led by Bengaluru Urban Deputy Commissioner V Shankar...

Sports

Tough Devils' test awaits Royal Challengers

celebration time Royal Challengers will look to maintain their winning run against Daredevils on Sunday. pti

Kohli learning captaincy tricks

As the new role of Test captain beckons, Virat Kohli exuded his usual...

M&M power Mumbai home

Lasith Malinga and Mitchell McClenaghan came up with stellar bowling displa

CSK drub hapless Kings XI

Chennai Super Kings thrashed Kings XI Punjab by 97 runs here on Saturday,..

Top honour for Tejpal

National Police Academy's (Hyderabad) Tejpal Daber emerged winner in the in

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Sadhus standing on the debris of a temple that collapsed following a tremor in Ayodhya...

Sadhus standing on the debris of a temple that collapsed following a tremor in Ayodhya...

School children come out of their class rooms folliowing s tremor in Lucknow...

School children come out of their class rooms folliowing s tremor in Lucknow...

The debris of a collapsed building after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

The debris of a collapsed building after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

Indian security personnel stands near a collapsed house after an earthquake...

Indian security personnel stands near a collapsed house after an earthquake...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A car stands under the weight of an electric pole after it collapsed following an earthquake...

A car stands under the weight of an electric pole after it collapsed following an earthquake...

Earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu..

Earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu..

Rescuers clear the debris at Durbar Sqaure after an earthquake in Kathmandu...

Rescuers clear the debris at Durbar Sqaure after an earthquake in Kathmandu...

People stand around damage caused by an earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu...

People stand around damage caused by an earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu...

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Sri Lanka-based Chhimi Tenduf-La's recently-released book, 'The Amazing Racist', catapults him as a soul-stirring writer......

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team effort: Chelsea players have rallied brilliantly under coach Jose Mourinho, keeping flair in check for the desired results. reuters photo

When Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich dismissed Jose Mourinho as manager in 2007, it was presumed......

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