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Tamil parties to hold road, rail roko against Mekedatu dam

Participants at a meeting convened by the DMK party in the district today have decided to hold road and rail blockades in Nagapattinam district on November 29 to protest against Karnataka Government's proposal to build two dams at Mekedattu across river Cauvery. DH file photo

Participants at a meeting convened by the DMK party in the district today have decided to hold road and rail blockades in Nagapattinam district...

Address conflict of interest between BCCI, IPL: SC to Srini

The Supreme Court Monday asked if sidelined BCCI president N. Srinivasan was not in a position of conflict while also holding a franchise in the Indian Premier League (IPL). DH file photo

The Supreme Court Monday asked if sidelined BCCI president N. Srinivasan was not in a position of conflict while also holding a franchise...

PM reaches out to Oppn, hopeful of fruitful winter session

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said he hoped that winter session of parliament would be fruitful and result-oriented. Reuters file photo

Narendra Modi voiced hope that the opposition will cooperate in Parliament to make it a fruitful and result-oriented winter session...

Senior Congress leader Murli Deora passes away

Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Murli Deora passed away here this morning after prolonged illness. PTI File Photo

Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Murli Deora passed away here this morning after prolonged illness....

A million voters, 123 candidates in Kashmir poll first phase

A million voters will get to decide the political fate of 123 candidates who are in the fray in the first phase of the Jammu and Kashmir assembly elections to be held Tuesday. PTI file photo

A million voters will get to decide the political fate of 123 candidates who are in the fray in the first phase of the Jammu and Kashmir...

Business

Jindal Steel shelves $10 bln project after coal setback

Jindal Steel and Power Ltd(JNSP.NS) has shelved a $10 billion coal-to-diesel project, its chairman told Reuters, becoming the first big casualty of a Supreme Court decision to scrap coalfields allocated to private firms since 1993. PTI file photo

Jindal Steel and Power Ltd(JNSP.NS) has shelved a $10 billion coal-to-diesel project, its chairman told Reuters, becoming the first big casualty...

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Cauvery underpass in City to make way for steel flyover

In a major infrastructure surgery, a widened Sankey Road will make way for a 6.7-km elevated steel flyover from Chalukya Circle to Hebbal flyover.  DH file photo for representational pupose only

In a major infrastructure surgery, a widened Sankey Road will make way for a 6.7-km elevated steel flyover from Chalukya Circle to Hebbal flyover...

Sports

Sachin refuses to comment on Mudgal Report

Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar Monday refused to comment on Justice Mudgal Commitee's report on the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal. DH file photo.

Aaron stakes claim for Test berth as India bowl out CA for 219

India's fast bowlers led by Varun Aaron made full use of the...

Indian hockey squad for Champions Trophy announced

Hockey India (HI) Monday announced its men's team for the...

Olympic champ Sun Yang failed doping test in May

Chinese Olympic and world swimming champion Sun Yang was banned...

Sarjubala, Saweety settle for silver medal at World C'Ships

Indian pugilists S Sarjubala (48kg) and Saweety (81kg) faltered...

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Bengaluru pride march for freedom, equality, justice

Bengaluru pride march for freedom, equality, justice

Asia Cup Championship for Deaf 2014

Asia Cup Championship for Deaf 2014

Kashmiri Pandit's protest against Jammu Police

Kashmiri Pandit's protest against Jammu Police

Bridal Fashion show of Trousseau week by Mirrors and Within, Latha Puttanna (Shristhi), Apranje

Bridal Fashion show of Trousseau week by Mirrors and Within, Latha Puttanna (Shristhi), Apranje

Winter Session of Parliament

Winter Session of Parliament

Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates after winning the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix

Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates after winning the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix

Winners of Delhi Half Marathon 2014

Winners of Delhi Half Marathon 2014

Elderly women take part in Tug-of War during annual month long sports competition...

Elderly women take part in Tug-of War during annual month long sports competition...

A tigress in a playfull mood at the Maharajbag Zoo in Nagpur, Maharashtra...

A tigress in a playfull mood at the Maharajbag Zoo in Nagpur, Maharashtra...

Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi Su-30 fighter aircrafts make a formation in the shape...

Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi Su-30 fighter aircrafts make a formation in the shape...

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An earthquake warning, before it strikes

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A 10-second warning may not sound like much, but when it comes to earthquakes, it's enough time to take cover. With the magnitude 6.0 earthquake ...

A smart device to help you hear better

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A tax too far? Neutrality versus control in GST

In theory, a tax is neutral if it does not distort the free play of the market in the distribution of factors of production in the economy. Reuters Photo for representational purpose

In theory, a tax is neutral if it does not distort the free play of the market in the distribution of factors of production in the economy......

Music and dance reviews

Nandini Mehta and Murali Mohan

Under the joint auspices of the Nritya Kala Mandiram and Ragam, rich tributes were paid to Vidushi Rajalakshmi (alias Lakshmi)......

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