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CVC red-flags board level appointments in PSBs

File photo of arrested Syndicate Bank CMD. PTI image

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has red-flagged appointment process of some senior level officers in public sector banks (PSBs) and sought clarification from the Finance Ministry.

SC refuses to entertain plea of Kingfisher Airlines

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a petition filed by Kingfisher Airline against being declared as wilful defaulter, saying it has become infructuous as the Grievance Redressal Committee of Union Bank of India has already passed an order. PTi file photo

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a petition filed by Kingfisher Airline against being declared as wilful defaulter, saying it has become infructuous...

Pak's Parliament holds emergency session to discuss pol crisis

Pakistan's Parliament is holding a joint emergency session here today to support embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and discuss the deepening political crisis that has triggered violence and brought the powerful army at the centre stage. AP file photo

Pakistan's Parliament is holding a joint emergency session here today to support embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and discuss the deepening political crisis...

BJP-RSS shutdown hits life in Kerala

The shutdown called by the BJP and RSS in Kerala Tuesday to protest against the killing of a RSS worker in Kannur affected normal life  as vehicles stayed off the roads. PTI file photo

The shutdown called by the BJP and RSS in Kerala Tuesday to protest against the killing of a RSS worker in Kannur affected normal life as vehicles stayed off the roads...

Business

Sensex breaches 27,000-mark; Nifty at record high of 8,076.60

The benchmark BSE Sensex today hit the 27,000-mark for the first time while the NSE Nifty soared to yet another high of 8,076.60 in afternoon trade on strong inflows of foreign funds buoyed by encouraging GDP data for the April-June quarter and narrowing CAD. PTI file photo

The benchmark BSE Sensex today hit the 27,000-mark for the first time while the NSE Nifty soared to yet another high of 8,076.60 in afternoon trade...

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City

Markets in City stink as festival waste piles up

Uncleared garbage on H Siddaiah Road on Monday. DH PHOTO

Days after Ganesha Chaturthi, the City is strewn with heaps of garbage, especially in and around markets. K R Market is the...

Sports

US Open: Sania in mixed doubles semis, Paes out

Sania Mirza, File photo PTI

Djokovic, Serena storm ahead

Two-time defending champion and top seed Serena Williams rode her...

Uthappa hopes to make the team for World Cup

Karnataka batsman Robin Uthappa believes that he does have a...

India are back as No.1 ODI side

World champions India were back as the No.1 ranked ODI side...

Alarm bells ring Down Under as Aussies suffer shock loss

Australia's shock one-day international defeat to minnows...

Photo Gallery
President Pranab Mukherjee grants degree to a student at the 14th convocation of the University...

President Pranab Mukherjee grants degree to a student at the 14th convocation of the University...

Fireworks on the occasion of 410th installation anniversary of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, the holy...

Fireworks on the occasion of 410th installation anniversary of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, the holy...

Left Front activists take part in a rally to observe anti-imperialist day in Kolkata on...

Left Front activists take part in a rally to observe anti-imperialist day in Kolkata on...

Flood water flows through Srisailam dam after its four crest gates were opened in Kurnool on...

Flood water flows through Srisailam dam after its four crest gates were opened in Kurnool on...

BJP president Amit Shah during a visit to Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram on...

BJP president Amit Shah during a visit to Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram on...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Fumio...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Fumio...

Actress & BJP MP from Chandigarh Kirron Kher speaks during a seminar on...

Actress & BJP MP from Chandigarh Kirron Kher speaks during a seminar on...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe makes a toast during a banquet...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe makes a toast during a banquet...

Congress president Sonia Gandhi prays in a temple during a visit to her constituency Rae Bareli...

Congress president Sonia Gandhi prays in a temple during a visit to her constituency Rae Bareli...

Congress president Sonia Gandhi in a village hut during a visit to her constituency Rae Bareli on...

Congress president Sonia Gandhi in a village hut during a visit to her constituency Rae Bareli on...

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Lifestyle

Nude scene in 'Game Of Thrones' gets go ahead

'Game of Thrones' has got the green signal from the Croatian Film Commission to shoot a nude scene featuring the character of Queen Cersei in the upcoming season of the TV series. AP file photo

'Game of Thrones' has got the green signal from the Croatian Film Commission to shoot a nude scene featuring the character...

Today's Supplements

Walking into danger

Since there are very few pedestrian crossings on the Outer Ring Road, people dash to the other side. DH photo

The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) buses are capricious when it comes to stopping. They stop wherever they want to......

The best of Broadway

A scene from 'Fiddler on the Roof'.

The thunderous applause reverberated through the auditorium of Chowdiah Memorial Hall over the weekend, where the popular Broadway play......

Their smile goes a mile

The students organising a game for the children.

The Social Responsibility Committee of Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM) recently organised 'Utthaan - Little Feet, Big Strides&#...

Icy cosmic entities

Rosetta became the first spacecraft to rendezvous with a comet.

Comets are long-haired stars that fascinate and enthrall scientists all over the world. The journey of two of such stars is under focus right now, wr...

Imperilled ecosystem

Africa contains around 30 per cent of the world's minerals, as a result of which it is attracting numerous foreign investors.

Africa sustains some of the most spectacular ecosystems on the planet Ė from the Serengeti to the Congo Basin to the Eastern Arc forests......

Chiselled to perfection

Ceiling panel at the Hucchapaya Math, Aihole.

The intricate grandeur and unparalleled majesty of the Chalukyan temple architecture surpasses the mundaneness of adjectives. Majunath Sullolli......

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