Wednesday 23 April 2014
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Another major round of LS polls tomorrow

Stakes will be high for Congress and BJP and a number of other parties  like AIADMK, DMK, NCP and Shiv Sena when 117 constituencies will go to polls tomorrow in yet another substantial round of polling in the Lok Sabha elections. PTI file photo

Stakes will be high for Congress and BJP and a number of other parties like AIADMK, DMK, NCP and Shiv Sena when 117 constituencies...

When Modi is PM, Pak intruders won't dare to cross border: Shah

''Once Modiji becomes PM, leave incidents of beheading of Indian soldiers, the Pakistani intruders will not even dare to enter into Indian side,'' says Shah. Reuters file photo

Claiming that the country's borders are not safe under the present regime, BJP leader Amit Shah today said once Narendra Modi becomes the Prime Minister...

US seeks arrest of Cong RS MP on bribery and other charges

The US has requested India for 'provisional arrest'  of Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member K V P Ramachandra Rao after he was indicted by an American court in an alleged international racketeering conspiracy involving bribes of USD 18.5 million for allowing mining of Titanium minerals in Andhra Pradesh. / Screen shot of KVP Ramachandra Rao

The US has requested India for 'provisional arrest' of Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member K V P Ramachandra Rao after he was indicted ...

Indian gay student granted asylum in Australia

 A gay Indian student, who fled his country to escape his oppressive family and an arranged marriage, has been granted refugee status in Australia. / Screen Shot of Australia

A gay Indian student, who fled his country to escape his oppressive family and an arranged marriage, has been granted refugee ...

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw apologises for tweet on Rohan Murthy

 A day after she praised Rohan Murthy's performance at Infosys' board meeting, the firm's newly-appointed independent director and Biocon head Kiran Mazumdar Shaw today apologised for the remarks / DH Photo

A day after she praised Rohan Murthy's performance at Infosys' board meeting, the firm's newly-appointed independent director and Biocon head Kiran ...

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Carl Lewis named Event Ambassador for Bangalore 10K run

Legendary athlete Carl Lewis has been confirmed as the Event Ambassador for the World 10K Bangalore to be run here May 18. DH Photo

Legendary athlete Carl Lewis has been confirmed as the Event Ambassador for the World 10K Bangalore to be run here May 18...

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RR win toss, opt to bowl

Rajasthan Royals captain Shane Watson won the toss and opted to field in their IPL match against Chennai Super Kings here today. / PTI file photo

Cash-starved SAI lowers medal expectations for CWG

Faced with a severe fund crunch and no immediate government help in sight..

Bengaluru FC set sight on AFC Champions League qualification

Having won the I-League crown in their debut season...

Malinga is Sri Lanka's new T20 skipper, Chandimal gets axe

Paceman Lasith Malinga, who led Sri Lanka to World Twenty20...

Sindhu, Kashyap win in Badminton Asia Championships

P.V. Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt made ...

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Bengaluru FC player in a Jubilant mood at International Airport,Bengaluru after winning I league...

Bengaluru FC player in a Jubilant mood at International Airport,Bengaluru after winning I league...

Timothy John Bristow, Sir Robert Bristow’s nephew with his wife Rebecca visits the Harbour Bridge...

Timothy John Bristow, Sir Robert Bristow’s nephew with his wife Rebecca visits the Harbour Bridge...

Priyanka Vadra shares meal with a village woman in a field during an election campaign for her...

Priyanka Vadra shares meal with a village woman in a field during an election campaign for her...

Encyclopaedia Britannica President Jorge Cauz and Geeta Dharmarajan, founder & executive directoR...

Encyclopaedia Britannica President Jorge Cauz and Geeta Dharmarajan, founder & executive directoR...

School children greet Sachin Tendulkar on the eve of his birthday in Moradabad...

School children greet Sachin Tendulkar on the eve of his birthday in Moradabad...

An Indian Hindu devotee prays to the river Ganges, in Varanasi, India...

An Indian Hindu devotee prays to the river Ganges, in Varanasi, India...

A ragpicker girl Zahanara Khatun, 12, looks at the camera as she searches for recyclable items at...

A ragpicker girl Zahanara Khatun, 12, looks at the camera as she searches for recyclable items at...

Indians stand on the banks of the River Yamuna, covered in industrial effluence on Earth Day in...

Indians stand on the banks of the River Yamuna, covered in industrial effluence on Earth Day in...

Indian devotees pray and take dip on the banks of the river Ganges, in Varanasi...

Indian devotees pray and take dip on the banks of the river Ganges, in Varanasi...

A man poses as he gets his face painted ahead of the sixth phase of India's general election...

A man poses as he gets his face painted ahead of the sixth phase of India's general election...

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'I missed Yash uncle terribly'

It's been a fairytale life for Rani Mukherjee, and it continues to be so for the newly married actress, who exchanged vows with film-maker Aditya...

A blend of fun and nostalgia

Surana Degree College celebrated its annual day 'Parva 2014' with much festivity at its campus recently. DH photo

Surana Degree College celebrated its annual day 'Parva 2014' with much festivity at its campus recently......

When speed breakers turn into death traps

Speed breakers are meant to make the traffic flow safe for everyone on the road.

Speed breakers are meant to make the traffic flow safe for everyone on the road. Hence, proper markings and reflectors on them are......

Pleasing tunes for the ears

It was an evening of interesting renditions of popular Hindi and English songs when Neethusha Cherckal and her band performed at Phoenix MarketCity recently. DH photo

It was an evening of interesting renditions of popular Hindi and English songs when Neethusha Cherckal and her band performed at Phoenix......

In memory of a legendary dancer

The programme started with Padmashri Ranjana Gauhar, from Delhi, performing a piece on Lord Shiva. Her second piece was Jhuki Aayi Badariya Sawan Ki, a Meera bhajan. DH photo

Pravaha', an event in memory of the late guru Kelucharan Mohapatra, was organised by the Sanjali Centre for Odissi Dance at Seva Sadan recently.....

A sense of togetherness

The department of literary and cultural association of Kristu Jayanti College recently organised Samyagdarshan, the annual college day. DH photo

The department of literary and cultural association of Kristu Jayanti College recently organised Samyagdarshan, the annual college day......

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The Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday disallowed overseas branches of domestic banks from extending external commercial borrowings (ECBs) to manufacturing and infrastructure companies for repaying rupee loans. Reuters photo

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