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Mirwaiz flays Geelani, says he is making baseless allegation

 Moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umer Farooq today blasted his hardline counterpart for accusing him of having a secret meeting with emissaries of Narendra Modi, saying Syed Ali Shah Geelani was making irresponsible statements aimed at creating confusion among people. / Screen Grab

Moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umer Farooq today blasted his hardline counterpart for accusing him of having a secret...

First bodies pulled from submerged Korean ferry

Divers today retrieved the first bodies from the submerged South Korean ferry that capsized nearly four days ago, marking a grim new stage in the search and recovery process. AP photo

Divers today retrieved the first bodies from the submerged South Korean ferry that capsized nearly four days ago, marking a grim new ...

My stand vindicated: Achuthanandan on temple wealth report

Left leader V.S.Achuthanandan Saturday said the report of the Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae Gopal Subramaniam has upheld his allegations that gold and valuables from the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple here were smuggled out by members of the Travancore royal family. PTI photo

Left leader V.S.Achuthanandan Saturday said the report of the Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae Gopal Subramaniam has upheld his...

'No vacancy' for Priyanka in Cong: Tharoor

: Priyanka Vadra addresses villagers during her election campaign for her mother and Congress President Sonia Gandhi in Raebareli. PTI Image

With Sonia and Rahul Gandhi at the top, Congress has "no vacancy" for a leadership role, party leader Shashi Tharoor today said ...

Six mn voters' names deleted in Maharashtra!

In a shocking revelation that could impact election results, the names of nearly six million voters have been deleted or diverted across Maharashtra. Reuters photo

In a shocking revelation that could impact election results, the names of nearly six million voters have been deleted or diverted across Maharashtra.

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India's forex reserves rise to $309.44 bn

India's foreign exchange reserves rise to $309.44 bn. Reuters Image

India's foreign exchange (forex) reserves rose by $2.79 billion to $309.44 billion for the week ended April 11, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data showed.

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Actor-Director Farhan Akhtar along with Rahul Bose and Ronnie Lahiri during the inauguration ...

Actor-Director Farhan Akhtar along with Rahul Bose and Ronnie Lahiri during the inauguration ...

During the extended week end, large number of tourists flock to Amba vilas palace, in Mysore. DH...

During the extended week end, large number of tourists flock to Amba vilas palace, in Mysore. DH...

A farmer trying to drain out water from his wheat field with the help of a bucket after heavy...

A farmer trying to drain out water from his wheat field with the help of a bucket after heavy...

Rickshaw pullers try to keep their balance as they ride past a dust storm in Agartala, Saturday...

Rickshaw pullers try to keep their balance as they ride past a dust storm in Agartala, Saturday...

People drinking coconut water on a hot summer day near VV Mohall, in Mysore. DH photo

People drinking coconut water on a hot summer day near VV Mohall, in Mysore. DH photo

Transgenders celebrate the Supreme Court's verdict recognising transgenders or eunuchs as third...

Transgenders celebrate the Supreme Court's verdict recognising transgenders or eunuchs as third...

School children paint on the body of a tram during the 'World Art day' celebrations in Kolkata on...

School children paint on the body of a tram during the 'World Art day' celebrations in Kolkata on...

Shuttler Saina Nehwal with students at a promotional event in Hyderabad on Saturday. PTI Photo

Shuttler Saina Nehwal with students at a promotional event in Hyderabad on Saturday. PTI Photo

Children participating in the drawing and patinting competition, organised by Manjushri arts and...

Children participating in the drawing and patinting competition, organised by Manjushri arts and...

Police and locals remove rubbles from a vehicle damaged after landslide on Jammu-Srinagar ...

Police and locals remove rubbles from a vehicle damaged after landslide on Jammu-Srinagar ...

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Because it's too much of a good thing

Money is a strong motivating factor for almost everyone.  It is stronger so in the early years of one's career when all we think of is how to get rich fast!

How much money do you need to live a good life? Will more money bring you more happiness? You don't get rich when you earn more, save more or spe...

Dare to venture beyond

A tightrope walker performs on a rope while holding a balancing pole during a performance at Puri. Reuters photo

Sometimes travel reveals great truths. Not just about the place and its people, but also about us – who we are, what we have, writes Anita Nair......

Food for love

Food is energy as well and has a yin and yang attached to it. DH photo for representation purpose only

The foods you eat definitely have the power to notch up your love life, writes Shonali Sabherwal......

Having fainting spells?

 Fainting, blacking out, or syncope is the temporary loss of consciousness followed by the return to full wakefulness.

While some cases of unexplained fainting could be harmless, others can be serious and signal a heart problem. Frequent or unnexplained fainting......

Ready for a grand feast

People buying Easter eggs for friends and family. DH photo

Easter marks the end of Lent, a 40-day period of fasting, praying, and penance. No Easter is complete without a traditional elaborate meal. The main a...

The old world charm

An inside view of the store.

When a 140-year-old quaint and beautiful house near Lalbagh was passed down to City-based designer Latha Puttanna's husband, she didn't give...

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