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Sunday 02 August 2015
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Heavy rain, landslide wreak havoc in N-East

The waterlogged taxiway and runway at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport after heavy rain in Kolkata on Saturday. PTI

At least 20 people were killed in Manipur's worst-ever landslide on Saturday as rain under the influence of Cyclone Komen...

HC rescues baby offered by parents to godman

Reuters image for representation purpose.

A petition to the Rajasthan High Court by the grandparents of a five-month-old baby saved the infant from being offered through...

India tries to secure release of remaining hostages

File photos of Balaram,Gopikrishna who are yet to be freed.

Two of the four Indians, who were abducted by Islamic State militants in Libya last Wednesday, will leave the conflict-hit....

Exchange of enclaves may end illegal trade

More than cattle smuggling, the enclaves are used for growing marijuana. AP File photo

The formal exchange of enclaves between India and Bangladesh does not just have a political but economic significance as well...

Bengaluru, Mysuru fail to make it to Smart City list

Bengaluru and Mysore scored less in the 13 qualifying parameters. DH file photo for representation

Bengaluru and Mysuru failed to make it to the list of 100 cities nominated from various states for the Smart City project...

Business

Bajaj Auto targets 21% market share

With increasing competition from domestic as well as multinational two-wheeler majors including Honda, Pune-based Bajaj Auto...

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Sports

Nadal to lead Indian Aces' challenge in IPTL

titanic clash Roger Federer (left) of UAE Royals and Rafael Nadal will be in action in IPTL's Delhi leg. file photo

Pakistan win a T20 thriller against Sri Lanka

Shahid Afridi and Anwar Ali played key roles as Pakistan ended a successful

Australia 'A' bag series after 10-wkt victory

Failing to put up any fight against a rampaging Australia 'A', India 'A'...

Kazan set for swimming bash

 With one eye on Rio de Janeiro, swimming's stars begin the battle at...

U Mumba continue winning run

Bhupender Singh turned out to be a rescuer as his last minute effort...

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Players in action during a Pro Kabaddi League match between Daband Delhi (Red) and U Mumbai...

Players in action during a Pro Kabaddi League match between Daband Delhi (Red) and U Mumbai...

Models during the India Couture Week 2015 in New Delhi on Saturday...

Models during the India Couture Week 2015 in New Delhi on Saturday...

People pay homage at the grave of former president APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram...

People pay homage at the grave of former president APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram...

Amitabh Bachchan and Kangna Ranaut during a commercial shoot...

Amitabh Bachchan and Kangna Ranaut during a commercial shoot...

Damaged houses in Gamru village after massive landslides in Dharmsala...

Damaged houses in Gamru village after massive landslides in Dharmsala...

Villagers wade through a flood waters at Keshpur village in West Midnapore district of West Bengal.

Villagers wade through a flood waters at Keshpur village in West Midnapore district of West Bengal.

Student Police Cadets (SPC) posing the photo in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue...

Student Police Cadets (SPC) posing the photo in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue...

A kid gets ready for the performance during an event of 'Save the Tiger' campaign at Lalbagh...

A kid gets ready for the performance during an event of 'Save the Tiger' campaign at Lalbagh...

Save Tigers Environment awareness programme...

Save Tigers Environment awareness programme...

On the eve of Dogs Friendship day proud owners'of the pets gathered with their dogs...

On the eve of Dogs Friendship day proud owners'of the pets gathered with their dogs...

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Replica of two musk deer greet a visitor to the house cum factory of Triloki Nath Tandon, a leading manufacturer of "attars"...
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The July 30 hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon has spawned the debate over continuity of death penalty...
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Margins to mainstream

A friend posted an update about a milkman's daughter getting 93 per cent marks in Class 12 board exams and someone responded......

Pain in colours

expressive 'Fire', one of 'The Hiroshima Panels' by artists Maruki Toshi & Maruki Iri. AP photo

On August sixth every year, the seven rivers of Hiroshima are filled with lanterns. Painted with the names of fathers, mothers......

Rise of the phoenix

 Display of paper cranes made by Sadako Sasaki, a young victim of the bombing.

Once upon a time, not too long ago, there lived a lovely girl in a city of unparalleled beauty. It faced a sea......

Talk of the town

Underrated Actor Riteish Deshmukh

Architect-actor Riteish Deshmukh's latest mantra is 'never say never'. Even though the actor found his greatest success in ensemble......

Swiss at heart

Art in every corner A view of the old city; (below) an ornate fountain.

She sat on a park bench enveloped by an off-handedly beautiful landscape that Switzerland so routinely dishes out to visitors......

A thorny path ahead

reasons to smile: The Court of Arbitration for Sport's decision has brought joy back to Dutee Chand's face. file photo

Good for Dutee Chand, the teenage sprinter with courage and resolve who vowed not to change her body to suit someone......

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