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Bihar BJP vice-president shot dead

Bihar BJP vice president Visheshwar Ojha was today shot dead by unidentified assailants in Bhojpur district while returning from a wedding. Image  Twitter

Bihar BJP vice president Visheshwar Ojha was today shot dead by unidentified assailants in Bhojpur district ...

JNU students union prez arrested, sparks outrage

Students affiliated to the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) protest outside the office of the vice chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi on Wednesday. JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar was arrested today in connection with a case of sedition and criminal conspiracy over holding of an event at the prestigious institute against hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. PTI photo

JNU students Union President Kanhaiya Kumar was arrested today in a sedition case over an event at the varsity's campus...

Manmohan Singh criticises PM's silence on beef row

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. PTI file photo

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has criticised PM Narendra Modi for keeping "quiet" over issues like beef controversy...

Pachauri proceeds on leave, Ashok Chawla named new chairman

TERI's executive vice chairman R K Pachaur. Reuters file photo

Facing flak, TERI's executive vice chairman R K Pachauri today proceeded on leave from two other bodies -- TERI and its governing council, which also...

Jashodaben observes fast against razing of hutments in monsoon

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben. PTI file photo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben today observed a day-long fast in solidarity with a cause for slum-dwellers...

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Another cage to lure in leopard

Forest officials on Thursday kept another cage to capture the leopard which has been sighted in several localities in eastern ...

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BCCI bans Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf for 5 years

After a decision on his fate was deferred for several weeks, the committee, headed by BCCI president Shashank Manohar and comprising Jyotiraditya Scindia and Niranjan Shah, finally announced the ban on him today. Reuters fiel photo

Sri Lanka opt to bowl against unchanged India

Sri Lanka opted to bowl against India in the second T20 International of...

Ministry hits out at HI for fielding second-string SAG team

The Sports Ministry today slammed Hockey India for fielding a second string

Hazlewood, Siddle spoil McCullum celebrations

Josh Hazlewood and Peter Siddle led an Australian rout after they won a...

Waugh hits back at Warne jibe

Steve Waugh today hit back at Shane Warne after the legendary spinner reign

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Actress Priyanka Upendra  after inaugurating three days wedding essentials collection...

Actress Priyanka Upendra after inaugurating three days wedding essentials collection...

A woman holds the hand of a boy as they cross a temporary bridge made of bamboo on a canal...

A woman holds the hand of a boy as they cross a temporary bridge made of bamboo on a canal...

NSUI Workers pay tribute candle light tribute to Siachen soldier Lance Naik Hanamanthappa ...

NSUI Workers pay tribute candle light tribute to Siachen soldier Lance Naik Hanamanthappa ...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik pays tribute to Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik pays tribute to Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad...

Narendra Modi shakes hands with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi...

Narendra Modi shakes hands with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi...

Gold medalist Neeraj Kumar, silver medalist Gurpeet Singh and bronze medalist Mahender Singh...

Gold medalist Neeraj Kumar, silver medalist Gurpeet Singh and bronze medalist Mahender Singh...

Kavita Raut and Niotendra Singh Rawat of India shake hands during the 12th South Asian games 2016...

Kavita Raut and Niotendra Singh Rawat of India shake hands during the 12th South Asian games 2016...

Women Indian hockey players (blue )celebrate after scoring a goal against Srilanka (red ) during...

Women Indian hockey players (blue )celebrate after scoring a goal against Srilanka (red ) during...

Women hockey final match played between India(blue ) and Srilanka (red ) during the 12th South...

Women hockey final match played between India(blue ) and Srilanka (red ) during the 12th South...

Indian shooter, Chain Singh celebrates after winning gold medal in the 10m Air Rifle Men's final...

Indian shooter, Chain Singh celebrates after winning gold medal in the 10m Air Rifle Men's final...

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Hari Kumar. DH photo by BH Shivakumar

About three years back, Malayalam director Hari Kumar read about an incident in Kerala that highlighted the communal......

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Since their first performance as a band, they have attracted a lot of people and are slowly climbing the ladder......

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Everyday items at home can be turned into something extraordinary.

When it comes to gifting a loved one on Valentine's Day, some would go down the extravagant path while some prefer......

The green allure

The common consensus is that Vidyaranyapura has the potential for decent realty growth. DH photo by B H SHIVAKUMAR

An expansive part of north-western Bengaluru, Vidyaranyapura is witnessing prolific growth by the day......

A garden for your kid...

If not fancy, a swing can even be an improvised rubber tyre suspended from a stout branch.

Proud of your lovely garden? Sure, you've earned the right to be! But, have you ever wondered how yelling at your kid......

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