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India opens medal account; wins gold, silver in cycling

India also won the silver with Chaoba Devi, also another Manipuri, finishing the final in 49 minutes and 31 seconds.

India opened their medal account with cyclist T Vijyalaxmi grabbing the first gold of the 12th South Asian Games...

Assaulted Tanzanian was in killer car, claim cops

The Tanzanian student, in her complaint on February 3, stated that the mob had attacked her and her friends, and stoned their car when they were going to get something to eat. She had claimed that she was unaware of the accident. File photo

The case of assault and molestation of a Tanzanian girl student has taken a new twist...

Strong quake hits Taiwan, killing 3; 221 rescued from rubble

Rescue personnel help a victim at a damaged building after an earthquake in Tainan. Reuters photo

Rescuers in the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan pulled out 221 people and three dead from a residential high-rise complex...

First Indian biofuel ship set for fleet review

NATION'S PRIDE: Colourful scenes were witnessed on the last day of the full dress rehearsal ahead of Saturday's fleet review by President Pranab Mukherjee. DH PHOTO

When President Pranab Mukherjee will review the naval fleet on Saturday, a small Indian naval...

Twitter suspends 125K terrorism related accounts

Notably, Hafeez Muhamad Saeed, the mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai attack, has been openly calling for carrying out brazen attack against India in his latest tweet on February 3. DH illustration

Twitter has suspended over 125,000 accounts, most of them linked to the Islamic State militant group, "for threatening...

Business

RBI to ease norms for infra funding

 Reserve Bank of India. PTI file photo

After lending support to the government's startup initiative, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday said it will go in for more regulatory easing...

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Colourful start to regional fiesta

Artistes performduring the opening ceremony of 12th South Asian Games in Guwahati on Friday. PTI

Chance to strike the correct balance

As many as 351 players will go under the hammer, including 230 Indians,...

BCCI not looking for escape routes, says Thakur

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Anurag Thakur in

351 players go under hammer today

A whopping Rs 160 crore is likely to be spent to hire a...

Confident BFC eye another win

After taming East Bengal in their own den, a high-flying Bengaluru FC will.

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Gurukiran team performing Jai Ho dance during valedictory ceremony of 8th Bengaluru...

Gurukiran team performing Jai Ho dance during valedictory ceremony of 8th Bengaluru...

Actor Rishika Sing(daughter of director Rajendra Sing Babu)...

Actor Rishika Sing(daughter of director Rajendra Sing Babu)...

Residents take part in a procession demanding for ban of plastics...

Residents take part in a procession demanding for ban of plastics...

People light candles to paying tributes to ten soldiers who died in...

People light candles to paying tributes to ten soldiers who died in...

U.S. Chief of Naval Operations John Richardson, second left, shares...

U.S. Chief of Naval Operations John Richardson, second left, shares...

Artists perform at the opening ceremony of 12th South Asian Games...

Artists perform at the opening ceremony of 12th South Asian Games...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the gathering at the opening ceremony...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the gathering at the opening ceremony...

The official mascot of 12th South Asian Games, 'Tikhor', a baby rhino...

The official mascot of 12th South Asian Games, 'Tikhor', a baby rhino...

The official mascot of 12th South Asian Games, 'Tikhor', a baby rhino...

The official mascot of 12th South Asian Games, 'Tikhor', a baby rhino...

Artists perform at the opening ceremony of 12th South Asian...

Artists perform at the opening ceremony of 12th South Asian...

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Criteria for Windows update:

Since last summer, Microsoft has been enthusiastically pushing its Windows 10 operating system...

Entertainment

I don't deserve the Oscar: Matt Damon

Matt Damon. File photo

Hollywood star Matt Damon does not think he deserves the best actor Oscar. In just a few weeks' time, Hollywood's elite...

Today's Supplements

'There is a need for sleep markets'

Shaunak Sen

Only the man who sleeps and wakes as he wishes is free in the truest sense of the word'. This line from filmmaker Shaunak Sen's documentary 'Cities of...

Spin with pinstripes

Revisiting the roots is always fascinating, especially when it comes to recycling age-old fashion trends and giving them a new look. A trend that has....

Time to 'chaat'

An outside view of the eatery.

Settled here since 1993, Sangita and Subhash Kedia, who belong to Kolkata, liked everything about Bengaluru but missed some of the food back......

The grapes aren't sour...

The winner doesn't always take it all, the one who loses can also take home something very valuable. Why then are we such bad losers, wonders Jisha Kr...

The magic of micro-actions

Instead of trying to run marathons and meditating for long hours, indulge in tiny lifestyle routines that will benefit you more, says Jonathan Wells....

Still single, are you?

A girl can't stay single for too long in our country. And if she does, people assume there must be something wrong with her. But being single......

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