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1 killed in police firing on mob which lynched rape accused, 3 officials suspend

Members of All Assam Minority Students Union (AAMSU) protests against the incident where a mob lynched a rape accused in Dimapur, Nagaland on Friday. PTI Photo

Three senior officials of Dimapur, including the SP and the Central jail chief, were suspended today, a day after a rape suspect...

Mangaluru police register case against Sadhvi Balika Saraswati

A case has been slapped against VHP leader Sadhvi Balika Saraswati from Madhya Pradesh who was the star speaker at the Hindu Samajotsava held here on March 1 for allegedly disturbing communal harmony through her provocative utterances. DH file photo

A case has been slapped against VHP leader Sadhvi Balika Saraswati from Madhya Pradesh who was the star speaker at the Hindu Samajotsava held here...

Revoke ban on BBC documentary: Editors Guild of India

 Editors Guild of India today appealed to the government to revoke the ban on the telecast of the BBC documentary, depicting the aftermath of the brutal gangrape and murder of Nirbhaya in 2012, saying the move was wholly unwarranted. Reuters file photo

Editors Guild of India today appealed to the government to revoke the ban on the telecast of the BBC documentary, depicting the aftermath of the brutal...

46,000 Twitter accounts linked to Islamic State: study

At least 46,000 Twitter accounts have been linked to supporters of the Islamic State in late 2014, a research report released in Washington showed. Reuters file  photo

At least 46,000 Twitter accounts have been linked to supporters of the Islamic State in late 2014, a research...

Business

Hyatt lines up ambitious push in India with 6 brands

Eric Brun

Things are rolling fast in India for Hyatt, a leading name in the global hospitality industry. The company is keen on spreading...

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Yoga, acupuncture sessions for Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal woke up to an early morning yoga session on Friday at the Jindal Naturecure Institute in the City. PTI file photo

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal woke up to an early morning yoga session on Friday at the Jindal Naturecure Institute...

Sports

Cool Dhoni douses Windies fire

fiery: Mohammad Shami (centre) is congratulated by his teammates after sending back a West Indian batsman in Perth on Friday. AFP

It was a tough wicket, says Dhoni

India's chase of 183 for their fourth win became too close for comfort...

'Open the door to young stars'

If last year's Australian Open saw Stanislas Wawrinka finally realise his G

Pakistan have their task cut out against SA

Auckland: Pakistan hope their resurgence in the World Cup continues against

Ireland play Zimbabwe with quarters in mind

Hobart: Ireland and Zimbabwe face each other in a Pool B clash at...

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Trucks stranded on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway at Qazigund on Friday. The highway...

Trucks stranded on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway at Qazigund on Friday. The highway...

Students looking Aero models at 2nd National Seminar and Exhibition on UAV Technologies and Air...

Students looking Aero models at 2nd National Seminar and Exhibition on UAV Technologies and Air...

Fishermen from India stand behind bars in a cell, after being detained in Pakistani waters...

Fishermen from India stand behind bars in a cell, after being detained in Pakistani waters...

New CC TV camera polls installing in MG Road, Bengaluru...

New CC TV camera polls installing in MG Road, Bengaluru...

2nd National Seminar and Exhibition on UAV Technologies and Air Show organised by Rotary Club...

2nd National Seminar and Exhibition on UAV Technologies and Air Show organised by Rotary Club...

Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj shakes hand with Sri Lankan Deputy Foreign Minister Ajith...

Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj shakes hand with Sri Lankan Deputy Foreign Minister Ajith...

Ola Head of Operations (Mangaluru) Sadhanandhan N with Ola Sedan category car during the launch...

Ola Head of Operations (Mangaluru) Sadhanandhan N with Ola Sedan category car during the launch...

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel celebrate Holi festival in Amritsar, Punjab on Friday...

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel celebrate Holi festival in Amritsar, Punjab on Friday...

Indian Hindu women from Nandgaon village beat the shield of a man from Barsana during Lathmar...

Indian Hindu women from Nandgaon village beat the shield of a man from Barsana during Lathmar...

Trays filled with colored powder and flower petals lie on a floor to be used by widows...

Trays filled with colored powder and flower petals lie on a floor to be used by widows...

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Where reality is just a whim away:

The written word is always subject to change. Especially during the process of it being written. The biggest example of this has so far been the likes of Will

Today's Supplements

Hippie at heart

Bohemian style is all about being unconventional and whimsical. Sharmila Chand writes about this earthy fashion and its many free-spirited avatars.

Bohemian style is all about being unconventional and whimsical. Sharmila Chand writes about this earthy fashion and its many free-spirited avatars....

For the gang of girls

Tomorrow is international women's day. And contrary to popular misconceptions, the ladies aren't at each other's throats. Sheila Kumar reckons that they are enjoying each other's company and forging close bonds.

Tomorrow is international women's day. And contrary to popular misconceptions, the ladies aren't at each other's throats. Sheila Kumar reckons......

Leaving the myth behind

 Richa Kapoor and Sumukhi (riding the bike).

As we stand on the threshold of another Women's Day, the theme set forward by the United Nations this year - 'Empowering Women, Empowering......

Waiting for the right script

choosy Kareena Kapoor

Celebrity sisters Karisma and Kareena Kapoor are known for their acting skills and glamour quotient, but they are yet to be seen on the silver......

Not just a trophy

Women, today, don't shy away from taking on the age-old stereotypes. They don't expect special treatment; all they ask for is the same respect that is handed to men on a silver platter, writes Swatee Jog.

Women, today, don't shy away from taking on the age-old stereotypes. They don't expect special treatment; all they ask for is the same......

A dreary survival saga

A scene from Against The Sun.

Based on a true story, Brain Falk's Against The Sun had all the ingredients to make it a masterly cinema of survival and camaraderie....

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