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Cong calls Modi a megalomaniac who will bring destruction

Narendra Modi is a 'megalomaniac' and will bring only devastation and grief like Tsunami, Congress today said tearing into his remarks that God has chosen him to rescue the country. PTI

Narendra Modi is a 'megalomaniac' and will bring only devastation and grief like Tsunami, Congress today said tearing into his remarks that God has chosen him to rescue the country.

Arvind Kejriwal wins Time 100 readers' poll, beats Modi

Aam Aadmi Party founder Arvind Kejriwal has won Time magazine's readers' poll of most influential people in the world, beating heavyweights including BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, a survey that turned out to be a ''competition'' between the two. PTI File Photo

Aam Aadmi Party founder Arvind Kejriwal has won Time magazine's readers' poll of most influential people in the world, beating heavyweights...

Action against IT firms for working on polling day

Election authorities lodged a police complaint against five companies at an IT park here for functioning on the day of Lok Sabha polling in Tamil Nadu today in violation of rules and sent back around 2,000 employees home to enable them to vote / PTI Photo only for representation

Election authorities lodged a police complaint against five companies at an IT park here for functioning on the day of Lok Sabha ...

SC orders audit of Padmanabha temple by former CAG Vinod Rai

The Supreme Court Thursday entrusted the administration of the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple in Kerala to a five-member committee headed by the district judge of Thiruvananthapuram. PTi File Photo

The Supreme Court today ordered that former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai will supervise special audit of property of...

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'Chambal gang' held in Gujarat for City jeweller's murder

Curious onlookers gathered outside Rishab Jewellers in Rajajinagar on March 23, 2013, the day its owner, Shravan Kumar Pokarna (inset), was brutally murdered. DHfile photo

A gang of suspected dacoits from Chambal region of Madhya Pradesh, which murdered a jeweller in Rajajinagar in broad daylight last year, was arrested...

Sports

Sindhu, Gurusaidutt progress to Asian Championships quarters

The World No.10 Sindhu finally overcame Japan's Eriko Hirose for the first time in four meetings 14-21, 21-13, 21-18 in a marathon women's singles match which lasted an hour and 13 minutes. DH file photo

Umadevi loses billiards final

Revanna Umadevi's hopes of regaining the World billiards title...

Adhiban loses to Ni Hua

Grandmaster B Adhiban ran out of steam and went down to Ni Hua......

Struggling Hyderabad face inconsistent Delhi in IPL-7

After a disastrous start to their campaign with two successive defeats, bot

Jadeja all-round show helps Chennai beat Rajasthan by 7 runs

Ravindra Jadeja produced a brilliant all-round display after Dwayne Smith&#

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A worker spreads paddy crop for drying at a rice processing unit in Bavla...

A worker spreads paddy crop for drying at a rice processing unit in Bavla...

A helicopter flies past as Bangladesh's naval frigate BNS Abu Bakar participates in multi-country...

A helicopter flies past as Bangladesh's naval frigate BNS Abu Bakar participates in multi-country...

Sachin Tendulkar poses for a photograph with his wife Anjali during his 41st bithday celebrations...

Sachin Tendulkar poses for a photograph with his wife Anjali during his 41st bithday celebrations...

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh showing the ink mark on his finger after casting vote for Lok Sabha...

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh showing the ink mark on his finger after casting vote for Lok Sabha...

Residents trying to salvage their belongings after a massive fire gutted their houses in Patna...

Residents trying to salvage their belongings after a massive fire gutted their houses in Patna...

A honeybee ‘caught’ by a ‘len’s eye’ while feeding on nectar...

A honeybee ‘caught’ by a ‘len’s eye’ while feeding on nectar...

Labourers thrash cornflower stalks in a field during morning hours near Vrindavan...

Labourers thrash cornflower stalks in a field during morning hours near Vrindavan...

Chief Minister of Manipur O Ibobi Singh offers floral tribute at Khomjam War Memorial Complex...

Chief Minister of Manipur O Ibobi Singh offers floral tribute at Khomjam War Memorial Complex...

In this Sunday, March 2, 2014 file photo, Olivia Wilde, and Jason Sudeikis arrive at the ...

In this Sunday, March 2, 2014 file photo, Olivia Wilde, and Jason Sudeikis arrive at the ...

Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, attend a reception ...

Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, attend a reception ...

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Lifestyle

'Smaller' size keeps women loyal to men: Study

Does size of your penis worry you a lot? Stop thinking and get on with the act as a study reveals that women are more loyal to men with 'smaller' penises. Reuters file photo. For representation purpose

Does size of your penis worry you a lot? Stop thinking and get on with the act as a study reveals that women are more loyal...

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A wait in the sun

Missing bus shelters have been a perpetual problem for the commuters of the City.

Missing bus shelters have been a perpetual problem for the commuters of the City. Though there are designated stops where most BMTC buses......

IPL is here!

Red streaks for Virat, Silvia, a second-PUC student of computer science, says it was  upsetting to see the match-fixing controversies of the IPL. DH photo

Red streaks for Virat, Silvia, a second-PUC student of computer science, says it was upsetting to see the match-fixing controversies......

For the love of music

To be a college student trying to bridge that gap single-handedly is even more of a task, says Sachin Vijayapuram, a final-year BCom student of Jain College (Jayanagar) who runs the event management company Warshack Productions. DH photo

The need for well-organised music events that respect both the artiste and listener is a rapidly growing one......

Build up on students' positive emotions

Teachers and parents need to gear toward teaching students everything from character to leadership, resilience to gratitude.

Teachers and parents need to gear towards teaching students everything from character to leadership, resilience to gratitude, writes......

Careers in MIS

Management information system, or MIS, generally refers to a computer-based system that furnishes managers with the tools to arrange, assess and competently manage departments within an organization.

Management information system, or MIS, generally refers to a computer-based system that furnishes managers with the tools to arrange......

Effective use of vacations for learning, leisure

Summer vacations is the time which all look forward to. Both teachers and students need this break to rejuvenate and get back to academics.  DH photo

Rejuvenation Time Enjoying holidays and learning something new helps a studentto go back to academics with a sharp mind, writes Sahana Prasad......

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The Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday disallowed overseas branches of domestic banks from extending external commercial borrowings (ECBs) to manufacturing and infrastructure companies for repaying rupee loans. Reuters photo

The Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday disallowed overseas branches of domestic banks from extend[...]

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