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India, US sign logistic exchange pact boosting defence ties

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter. File photo

India and the US today signed an important agreement that will make the two nations logistical allies...

Chinese official media attacks PM Modi for Balochistan remarks

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PTI file photo

A state-run Chinese daily today cried foul over India's move to extend enhanced compensation for victims ...

Traffic woes for Kerry, stuck in jam due to waterlogging

John Kerry. Reuters file photo

Visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry and his convoy were stuck in massive traffic near Satya Marg...

Five arrested for kidnapping Kirloskar MD's son

Police Commissioner NS Megharikh shows the photo of the five suspects at a press conference in the city on Monday. The faces of the two prime suspects, Muniyappa and Hasan Dongri, have been circled. DH PHOTO

Muniyappa alias Ishwar, an aspiring film actor and producer, got his first act all wrong and instead ended up cooling his heels in prison.

Yogeshwar's London Games bronze may be upgraded to silver

Yogeshwar Dutt. PTI file photo

Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt's bronze medal from the London Olympics may be upgraded to silver amid reports...

Business

Economy to grow at 7.6%, says RBI

Economy to grow at 7.6%, says RBI. File photo

An optimistic Reserve Bank of India on Monday said the country's economy is likely to grow at 7.6% in the current financial year.

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Namma Metro Phase 1 to miss November 1 deadline

Namma Metro Phase 1 to miss November 1 deadline. File photo

Let alone the entire first phase of Namma Metro, even the crucial 900-metre stretch between Sampige Road (Mantri Square) and Kempegowda...

Sports

Dejected Dilshan slams former skippers

sorry state Tillakaratne Dilshan says that two former  skippers did not support him when he was the captain. AFP

Girls shine at Khel Ratna awards

The National Sports Awards ceremony on Monday was dominated by women who co

Dhoni, Brathwaite differ on playing conditions

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and West Indies skipper Carlos Brathwai

Sri Kumaran Children Home enter semifinals

Sri Kumaran Children Home advanced to the semifinals after recording an eas

Olympic heartbreak behind him, Vikas eyes World C'ships

The coveted Olympic medal eluded him yet again but far from being bogged...

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Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar with Hollywood actor Will Smith during a party in Mumbai...

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar with Hollywood actor Will Smith during a party in Mumbai...

An artisian paints the idol of Lord Ganesha ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi at Beawar in Rajasthan...

An artisian paints the idol of Lord Ganesha ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi at Beawar in Rajasthan...

Kareena Kapoor showcases a creation by designer Sabyasachi grand finale show of Lakme Fashion Week..

Kareena Kapoor showcases a creation by designer Sabyasachi grand finale show of Lakme Fashion Week..

Alphorn musicians perform in Nesselwang, southern Germany, Sunday...

Alphorn musicians perform in Nesselwang, southern Germany, Sunday...

Britney Spears performs at the MTV Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden....

Britney Spears performs at the MTV Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden....

Awardees at the National Sports and Adventure Award 2016 function at Rashtrapati Bhawan...

Awardees at the National Sports and Adventure Award 2016 function at Rashtrapati Bhawan...

MNS party members staging a protest against ban on sale of meat for four days during festival...

MNS party members staging a protest against ban on sale of meat for four days during festival...

Bollywood actor Zayed Khan during a promotional event in Jaipur on Monday...

Bollywood actor Zayed Khan during a promotional event in Jaipur on Monday...

Women attack a fire vehicle after death of two persons in a fire due to alleged negligence...

Women attack a fire vehicle after death of two persons in a fire due to alleged negligence...

Siddharth Malhotra and actress Katrina Kaif share a light moment at Sabarmati river...

Siddharth Malhotra and actress Katrina Kaif share a light moment at Sabarmati river...

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Rushing to a meeting followed by a dinner party and want to look sophisticated yet stylish......

On the hot seat

enthusiastic (Standing, from left) Dempsy, Sachin, Abhishek, Saurabh, Avinash, Mustaqeem, Sauban, Saquib, Sojan and Sounak. (Sitting) Yogesh, Arnab and Ronnie.  (On the bike) Sonali. DH PHOTO BY S K DINESH

When Abhishek Sircar, a software professional, returned to Bengaluru after a short break, most of the riders he used to ride with had left.......

The popping colours

Design from 'Raas'.

When Swati Vijaivargie entered the designing world, little did she realise that she will one day have her own label......

Crop diversity, key to success

sustainable Gangaiah and his family members in their farm in Savanur taluk.

There is a general notion that farming is sustainable only if a farmer has a large land holding. But of late, trends have changed......

The sun rises over solar cells

sunny reservoir According to estimates, the amount of solar energy that hits the earth each hour is enough to provide the energy needs of the planet's entire  population for a full year.

Solar energy promises to be the answer to all our energy problems and the past year has seen many trying to improve the efficiency......

In splash of colours, hope for coral reefs

deep blue secrets Divers from the New England Aquarium surveying reefs. photo courtesy: Craig Cook/Undersea Medical via nyt

A giant coral reef in Phoenix Islands in the Pacific is coming back to life, much to the amazement of scientists.......

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