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BJP-TDP alliance to continue in Seemandhra

The alliance between the BJP and the TDP in Seemandhra will continue as the two parties Friday ironed out their differences. / PTI file photo

The alliance between the BJP and the TDP in Seemandhra will continue as the two parties Friday ironed out their differences...

Superseded Navy commander seeks justice or retirement

 Admiral Robin Dhowan, Vice Chief of Naval Staff, was appointed as the Navy Chief yesterday superseding Sinha, who was the seniormost Vice Admiral. Reuters photo

Upset over being superseded for the post of Navy Chief, Western Naval Commander Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha has filed a complaint with Defence...

Will not apologise: Azam, questions EC relief to Shah

UP Minister Azam Khan today ruled out an apology for an alleged hate speech and questioned why the Election Commission had not lifted the ban on his campaigning like it did for BJP leader Amit Shah. PTI photo

UP Minister Azam Khan today ruled out an apology for an alleged hate speech and questioned why the Election Commission had not lifted the...

Indian-American mother kept dead son on ice for Hindu ritual

An Indian-American woman in north Texas, accused of killing her son and leaving his body in the bathtub for four days, claims she did so in accordance with her Hindu beliefs. DH graphic for representation only

An Indian-American woman in north Texas, accused of killing her son and leaving his body in the bathtub for four days, claims she did so in accordance...

India's first double-decker flyover opens in Mumbai

India's first double-decker flyover was opened for public use in this west coast megapolis and the country's commercial capital Friday. / DH Photo only for representation

India's first double-decker flyover was opened for public use in this west coast megapolis and the country's commercial capital ...

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Theirs was a reassuring presence at poll stations

A Civil Defence volunteer helps a physically challenged  person to a voting booth at Banashankari 2nd stage. DH Photo

In the midst of a number of voters at a polling booth in Karianapalya, Lingarajapuram, two persons in distinct yellow half jackets...

Sports

Maxwell and Miller fashion Kings XI win over Super Kings

Abu Dhabi: Glenn Maxwell of the Kings X1 Punjab plays a shot during IPL 7 matcha against Chennai Superkings in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on Friday. PTI Photo/BCCI

RR win toss, elect to bowl against SRH in IPL

Rajasthan Royals skipper Shane Watson won the toss and elected to bowl ....

We were beaten fair and square: Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni today conceded that his si

Confident RCB eying another clinical outing against Mumbai

A confident Royal Challengers Bangalore would look to carry on their winnin

Yuvi unbeaten half century helps RCB tharsh Daredevils

Yuvraj Singh struck form with a brilliant unbeaten half century...

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Catholic devotees attend a Good Friday Mass inside at a church in New Delhi...

Catholic devotees attend a Good Friday Mass inside at a church in New Delhi...

Fire fighters trying to douse a fire that broke out at a shopping complex in Noida...

Fire fighters trying to douse a fire that broke out at a shopping complex in Noida...

SSB soldiers during the passing out parade of the 6th batch at Sashastra Seema Bal...

SSB soldiers during the passing out parade of the 6th batch at Sashastra Seema Bal...

A girl lights a candle on a graveyard of Central baptist Church's central graveyard...

A girl lights a candle on a graveyard of Central baptist Church's central graveyard...

Christian devotees take part in a 'Good Friday' procession in Jammu...

Christian devotees take part in a 'Good Friday' procession in Jammu...

A potter making earthen pots during summer season in Mirzapur on Friday. PTI Photo

A potter making earthen pots during summer season in Mirzapur on Friday. PTI Photo

Samajwadi Party workers attempt self-immolation with kerosene oil during a protest against ...

Samajwadi Party workers attempt self-immolation with kerosene oil during a protest against ...

Members of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), dressed as bloodied rabbits ...

Members of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), dressed as bloodied rabbits ...

Mutupallaku fesitval procession at Coonoor near Ooty on Friday. PTI Photo

Mutupallaku fesitval procession at Coonoor near Ooty on Friday. PTI Photo

A girl child kissing a statue of Jesus Christ on the occasion of Good Friday at The Sacred Heart...

A girl child kissing a statue of Jesus Christ on the occasion of Good Friday at The Sacred Heart...

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Today's Supplements

Celebrating a milestone in style

 Speaking of the celebrations, film-maker Prakash Belawadi, one of the moderators of the programme, said that it is important to recognise this landmark. DH photo

Kannada cinema recently completed 80 years and to mark this occasion, 'Celebration of 80 years of Kannada Cinema' will be held at the Such...

Thrilled to bits

I have never missed my chance to vote, says Prajwal. From left: Pranam, Devaraj, Prajwal and Chandra. DH photo

The voter turnout across the City has been overwhelming with the old and the young making a conscious effort to exercise their franchise....

A time for introspection

People gather atop a hill at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Whitefield. DH photo

Every year, a Friday is devoted to the solemn ceremonial recollection of a death - the death of Jesus Christ. People take time off their busy schedule...

A house that elates...

Embracing your happy childhood memories and framing them on the blank walls of your home can be a constant reminder of how uncomplicated and carefree life was.

After a day that has left you weary, is there something that you look forward to? Is your home your haven, a place you want to get back to, no matter....

Thirsty homes

Availability of water is the most crucial factor while deciding to buy a home be it an independent house or an apartment.

One of the most crucial factors to consider while buying a house should be the availability of water, writes Prashanth G N......

To the floor designed

The word carpet evokes luxury and brings to our minds a regal air.  Photo by Anju Munshi

Carpets have adorned tasteful homes for centuries. Now dhurries, the Indian lightweight floor covering, have come into fashion in a big way too, says ...

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Movie Poster of 'Mein Tera Hero'

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