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IS abducts 4 Indians in Libya; 2 from State freed

Lakshmikanth and Vijaykumar (top row),who have been freed. Balaramand Gopikrishna are yet to be released. PTI

Militants owing allegiance to Islamic State (IS) in Libya on Wednesday abducted four Indians trying to return home from the conflict-hit...

Megharikh is City police commissioner

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Senior IPS officer N S Megharikh succeeded M N Reddi as the new police commissioner of Bengaluru...

Rules for purchasing farmland eased in State

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The State Legislature on Friday passed the Karnataka Land Reforms (Amendment) Bill, 2015, easing rules governing purchase of agricultural...

Sharp cut in petrol, diesel and LPG prices

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Oil marketing firms have reduced prices of fuel - petrol, diesel and LPG cooking gas - following sharp fall in the international...

After 68 years, thousands get a nation

TRYST WITH DESTINY: Enclave dwellers hoist the Indian Tricolour on July 31 midnight at Mashaldanga in Cooch Behar, which used to be one of the largest Bangladeshi enclaves in India. DH photo

At midnight between July 31 and August 1, 68 years of protracted struggle of nearly 55,000 people on either side of the Indo-Bangladesh border...

Business

L&T net dips 37% on order woes

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Weighed by a slowdown in international orders, engineering and infrastructure giant Larsen & Toubro (L&T) reported a 37.3...

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A farmer plants saplings in a paddy field on the outskirts of in Agartala...

A farmer plants saplings in a paddy field on the outskirts of in Agartala...

Leopard caught in forest department cage at CSIR premises, Manadavadi Road in Mysuru on Friday...

Leopard caught in forest department cage at CSIR premises, Manadavadi Road in Mysuru on Friday...

Actress Chitrangada Singh during the inauguration of a diamond showroom in Bengaluru on Friday...

Actress Chitrangada Singh during the inauguration of a diamond showroom in Bengaluru on Friday...

Artists from Gujarat perform a dance at the Travel and Tourism Fair at Netaji Indoor Stadium...

Artists from Gujarat perform a dance at the Travel and Tourism Fair at Netaji Indoor Stadium...

A woman prays as others take holy dips at Sangam, the confluence of the Rivers Ganges...

A woman prays as others take holy dips at Sangam, the confluence of the Rivers Ganges...

School children pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Gurgaon on Friday...

School children pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Gurgaon on Friday...

Securitymen guard parliament house during the monsoon session in New Delhi on Friday...

Securitymen guard parliament house during the monsoon session in New Delhi on Friday...

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi meeting agitating students of FTII...

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi meeting agitating students of FTII...

Dukhtaran-e-Millat activists holding placards during their protest against the hanging of Yakub...

Dukhtaran-e-Millat activists holding placards during their protest against the hanging of Yakub...

Policemen in action after a clash between BJP workers and AIIMS coordination committee members...

Policemen in action after a clash between BJP workers and AIIMS coordination committee members...

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Gold has been steadily losing its lustre in the international, and consequently in the Indian, markets for many weeks now....
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Social entrepreneur Anshu Gupta and whistleblower Sanjiv Chaturvedi richly deserve the Ramon Magsaysay award conferred on them...
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Once again, the appointment of two members to the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has been challenged in the Supreme Court...
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Another 'Friendship Day' is round the corner. Whether one believes in it or not, one celebrates it or not, it certainly......

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Wearing your baby enhances your connect with the little one. Dr Prashanth Urs tells you how to get the technique right...

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That forties feeling

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Age is not just a number nor is it a question of mind over matter. Swatee Jog reflects on her experience of turning 40......

Dressing with the diva

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Madhuri Dixit Nene has entered the fashion world with her Madz clothing line. The dancing diva of Bollywood says the range......

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