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Sena's advise to new BJP Govt: Don't take people for granted

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray as BJP President Amit Shah looks on during the swearing-in ceremony of new Maharashtra government in Mumbai on Friday. PTI Photo

Shiv Sena today cautioned new Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis against taking the people for granted and asked him to fulfil...

Test flight of Virgin Galactic spaceship ends in fatal crash in California

A piece of the wreckage from the crash of Virgin Galactic's SpaceShip Two lies near Cantil, California October 31, 2014. The passenger spaceship being developed by Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic company crashed during a test flight on Friday near the Mojave Air and Space Port in California, killing one pilot and seriously injuring the other, officials said. REUTERS

A passenger spaceship being developed by Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic company crashed during a test flight on Friday near the Mojave Air ...

BCCI demands multi-million dollar settlement from WICB

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) will have to cough up nearly $42 million in order to stave off a lawsuit from the Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI), stemming from the abandoned tour of India last month. Reuters photo

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) will have to cough up nearly $42 million in order to stave off a lawsuit from the Board Of Control For...

Govt proposes easing of citizenship norms

The Union Home Ministry has proposed amendments to the Citizenship Act to relax norms for obtaining  Indian citizenship. DH Illustration. For representation purpose

The Union Home Ministry has proposed amendments to the Citizenship Act to relax norms for obtaining Indian citizenship...

Twelve cities get new names

It's now official. The State's capital Bangalore has become Bengaluru and Belgaum has become Belagavi. And 10 other cities in the State have also been renamed. DH photo

It's now official. The State's capital Bangalore has become Bengaluru and Belgaum has become Belagavi. And 10 other cities in the State have also been renamed.

Business

Nokia shuts down its India plant in Chennai

Nokia, once an iconic mobile handset maker, is shutting down its India plant Saturday at Sriperumbudur near here, a company spokesperson said Friday. PTI photo

Nokia, once an iconic mobile handset maker, is shutting down its India plant Saturday at Sriperumbudur near here, a company spokesperson said Friday.

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Schools show no urgency on police circular

A student of The Indiranagar Cambridge School looks at a banner announcing that the institution is closed on Friday. DH photo/ Ranju P

Only 209 of the 2,500-odd schools in the city have complied with the directions by the police over getting the antecedents of their staff verified...

Sports

Positive mindset will help India: Gilchrist

different role: Former Australian wicket-keeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist addresses a press conference in Bangalore on Friday. DH PHOTO

Double-ton Younis piles agony on Australia

In-form Younis Khan continued his imperious form with a double...

Delhi Dynamos look for first away win against FC Goa

Having remained unbeaten so far, Delhi Dynamos will be looking....

Murray seals spot at Tour Finals

Andy Murray's recent resurgence continued when the Briton qualified fo

Gallant Central stage fightback

On a day of swinging fortunes, Central Zone, for the first time in...

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A view of the statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on the occasion of his birth anniversary...

A view of the statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on the occasion of his birth anniversary...

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi paying tribute to former Prime Minister...

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi paying tribute to former Prime Minister...

Artists perform during a function on the occasion of birth anniversary of Sardar...

Artists perform during a function on the occasion of birth anniversary of Sardar...

Members of Thamizhar Vazhvurimai Koottamaippu during a protest against Sri Lankan court's...

Members of Thamizhar Vazhvurimai Koottamaippu during a protest against Sri Lankan court's...

Indian cricket players during their practice session at barabati stadium in Cuttack...

Indian cricket players during their practice session at barabati stadium in Cuttack...

Delhi Police band performs at India Gate near Amar Jawan Jyoti to salute Sardar...

Delhi Police band performs at India Gate near Amar Jawan Jyoti to salute Sardar...

Army soldiers patrolling after an IED was recovered in a gas cylinder near the Circuit House...

Army soldiers patrolling after an IED was recovered in a gas cylinder near the Circuit House...

Tourist take pictures from a boat as people bath in the Ganges river in Varanasi...

Tourist take pictures from a boat as people bath in the Ganges river in Varanasi...

Devendra Fadnavis being sworn-in as the new Maharashtra Chief Minister by Governor...

Devendra Fadnavis being sworn-in as the new Maharashtra Chief Minister by Governor...

A camel herder sits as he feeds his camels at the annual cattle fair in Pushkar, in the Rajasthan...

A camel herder sits as he feeds his camels at the annual cattle fair in Pushkar, in the Rajasthan...

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