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Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Press Trust of India file photo

Modi's popularity, new faces helped BJP beat anti-incumbency

The BJP's hat-trick win in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls with much bigger margin...

 The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the richest cricket board in the world, was humbled 1-9 when all full-member nations voted in favour of a change in the governance structure. reuters file photo

BCCI loses face in crucial ICC meet

The BCCI suffered a massive loss of face after it was comprehensively voted out on the new governanc

According to an order issued by J&K Principal Secretary (Home) R K Goya, the suspension will be in place for a month or till further orders, whichever is earlier. pti file photo

Social media curtailed in Valley

In a bid to avoid the misuse of social media, the Jammu and Kashmir government suspended 22 sites...

 The incident took place on Tuesday at Gopalpur village in Uttar Pradesh, and came to light after a neighbour posted the video of the harassment on social media.

Watch: Woman thrashes hubby's grandad in UP, arrested

All that this 80-year-old man asked his grandson's wife was an early lunch, but she dished...

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Priyanka Chopra at a promotional event for her upcoming film Baywatch in Mumbai on Wednesday...

Priyanka Chopra at a promotional event for her upcoming film Baywatch in Mumbai on Wednesday...

Maria Sharapova at a training session at the WTA Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany...

Maria Sharapova at a training session at the WTA Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany...

A cake weighing 30 kg is cut as part of celebrations outside BSE as Sensex ended above the...

A cake weighing 30 kg is cut as part of celebrations outside BSE as Sensex ended above the...

Family members of CRPF jawan Naresh Yadav, mourn in Darbhanga on Wednesday. He was martyred in...

Family members of CRPF jawan Naresh Yadav, mourn in Darbhanga on Wednesday. He was martyred in...

Soldiers of the Arctic motorised rifle brigade of Russia's Northern Fleet stand near APCs...

Soldiers of the Arctic motorised rifle brigade of Russia's Northern Fleet stand near APCs...

Blossoming apple trees are covered in snow near Altenstadt, Germany...

Blossoming apple trees are covered in snow near Altenstadt, Germany...

A watermelon vendor takes a nap on a hot day in Chennai on Wednesday...

A watermelon vendor takes a nap on a hot day in Chennai on Wednesday...

A boy jumps into the river Ganga to beat the heat in Kolkata on Wednesday...

A boy jumps into the river Ganga to beat the heat in Kolkata on Wednesday...

A newly-built aircraft carrier is transferred from dry dock into the water at a launch ceremony...

A newly-built aircraft carrier is transferred from dry dock into the water at a launch ceremony...

U.S. Army's M1 A2 tanks fire during the South Korea-U.S. joint military live-fire drills...

U.S. Army's M1 A2 tanks fire during the South Korea-U.S. joint military live-fire drills...

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An uncovered borewell has claimed the life of yet another child. Six-year-old Kaveri was playing with her friends...
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The first round of voting in France's presidential elections has gone along expected lines. Independent centrist...
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It was then home minister Gulzarilal Nanda who brought the question of Hindi to the fore. This time, it is...
Speak Out

EVM tampering is the bitter truth of (Indias) democracy... fearing that we will be made fun of, we cant refrain from speaking the truth.

Manish Sisodia, Delhi Deputy CM

The fear of being deceived is the vulgar version of the quest for Truth.

Emil M Cioran
Tech Blogs

Mac operating:

If it felt like you suddenly got an overhead view of all the open windows and programs on your Macs desktop...

Today's Supplements

A shower of hues

(From left) Manikantan Nair, Laurie H, Vijai Kumar, Geet Preet and Shravan Reddy flew in from Hyderabad to watch the match.

The rain may have washed away the match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)......

Those joyful days

(From left) Apurva, Vaishalli, the author and Ananya.

This picture was taken in our home in Rajajinagar in 1987. It was clicked by our friend D C Nagesh who wanted the four......

On my pinboard - Adil Hussain

Active in theatre as well, Adil has performed 'Othello: A Play in Black and White' for 10 years now and believes that each time on stage with the production has been a different experience.

Actor Adil Hussain is known for his roles in Bollywood and Hollywood films including 'Sunrise', 'The Violin Player'......

How teachers and parents can team up

Teachers and parents need to build mutual trust through interpersonal communication.

While waiting near the principal's office, I saw a student walking along with his parents towards the principal's office......

Putting holidays to good use

During summer holidays, students can focus on volunteering or improving their skills and knowledge. DH photo

With summer holidays in full swing, the city is seeing innumerable summer camps and workshops for children......

The pathway to becoming a lawyer

University Grants Commission introduced one-year LLM  programme in 2013.

Legal profession has emerged as a sought-after career in recent times. With diversified career avenues, there......

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