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Alleged rapist paraded naked, killed in Nagaland

 An alleged rapist, suspected to be an illegal Bangladeshi migrant, was beaten to death on Thursday by a mob which stormed the high-security central jail in Nagaland's commercial town of Dimapur, officials said. Screen Grab.

An alleged rapist, suspected to be an illegal Bangladeshi migrant, was beaten to death on Thursday by a mob which stormed the high-security...

Ban on 'India's Daughter' triggers outrage, dissent

Many feel that the government action and the outrage against the documentary directed by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin are not in the right spirit. file photo

The ban on controversial documentary "India's Daughter" on Thursday provoked strong outrage and raised questions...

Kejri under strict regimen from day 1

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his parents  G R Kejriwal and Geeta Devi, at the Jindal Naturecure  Institute, in Bengaluru on Thursday. Photo/ B H Shivakumar

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal took a break from his busy routine and got admitted at the Jindal Naturecure Institute ...

Human shield to protect Hindus celebrating Holi in Pakistan

A boy gets his face smeared with colors by a friend as they take part in the Holi celebrations at the premises of the Shri Swaminarayan Temple in Karachi. Reuters Photo.

A human shield was formed at the Holi celebrations at Swami Narayan Temple in Karachi to show solidarity with and protect Hindus in attendance.

Harrison Ford badly hurt in LA plane crash: reports

An airplane sits on the ground after crash landing at Penmar Golf Course in Venice, Los Angeles CA. Reuters Photo.

"Indiana Jones" star Harrison Ford has been critically injured when his small plane crash-landed on a golf course outside Los Angeles, media reports and officials said.

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RBI eases norms for home loans for up to Rs 10 lakh

Giving a boost to affordable housing, the RBI today eased the norms for home loans for up to Rs 10 lakh by allowing banks to include stamp duty and registration charges to the cost of a unit.  Reuters file photo

Giving a boost to affordable housing, the RBI today eased the norms for home loans for up to Rs 10 lakh by allowing banks...

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India gear up for Caribbean storm

It's been more than 23 years since India and the West Indies played out an exciting tie here in the tri-series that remains the only meeting in ODIs between the two sides at the WACA.. PTI File photo

A path-breaking triumph, say stalwarts

Come Sunday, Karnataka will take on‚ÄąTamil Nadu in their bid to defend the

Maintain dignity of Indian team, stung BCCI tells Kohli

Following an official protest to its president Jagmohan Dalmiya and a bad p

Holder pins his trust on pacy, bouncy WACA pitch

It has been a tough initiation into captaincy for Jason Holder, starting wi

Good to be among wickets, says Ashwin

R Ashwin has been one of India's finest performers with the ball in...

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Rajnath Singh celebrates Holi with Delhi BJP Chief Satish Upadhyay and party leader Vijay Goel...

Rajnath Singh celebrates Holi with Delhi BJP Chief Satish Upadhyay and party leader Vijay Goel...

Hema Malini reacts as an MP smears Gulal on her forehead ahead of Holi celebrations...

Hema Malini reacts as an MP smears Gulal on her forehead ahead of Holi celebrations...

People sing and dance while celebrating Holi, the Festival of Colours, in Kathmandu...

People sing and dance while celebrating Holi, the Festival of Colours, in Kathmandu...

Narendra Modi being presented with the autographed tennis racquets of Leander Paes and Martina...

Narendra Modi being presented with the autographed tennis racquets of Leander Paes and Martina...

Widows daubed in colours chant religious hymns as they take part in the Holi celebrations...

Widows daubed in colours chant religious hymns as they take part in the Holi celebrations...

Tourists celebrate Holi in Jodhpur on Wednesday...

Tourists celebrate Holi in Jodhpur on Wednesday...

A child during Holi celebration in Alipurduar on Thursday...

A child during Holi celebration in Alipurduar on Thursday...

Stranded trucks wait for the re-opening of the Jammu-Srinagar highway, at Nandni near Jammu...

Stranded trucks wait for the re-opening of the Jammu-Srinagar highway, at Nandni near Jammu...

Tennis star and ambassador of Earth Hour 2015, Sania Mirza signs a poster during a press meet...

Tennis star and ambassador of Earth Hour 2015, Sania Mirza signs a poster during a press meet...

People watching the wreckage of the Jaguar fighter aircraft...

People watching the wreckage of the Jaguar fighter aircraft...

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An explosion of colours

fun and frolic Muneer and Chandini (extreme right) with friends Bharath, Tina and Prashanth.

The festival of coloured water balloons and pichkari is here and Bengalureans are looking forward to have a blast on Holi in their own way......

Breaking common stereotypes

bonding The members of 'Bikerni'.

There is a tanker load of stereotypes that we use on a daily basis, that we throw away carelessly without giving a second thought.......

On the road to recovery

Actress Sonam Kapoor says she is recuperating well from swine flu, but will not be discharged from the hospital. The daughter of actor-producer Anil Kapoor took to micro-blogging site Twitter to update her fans about her health condition and dismiss reports of her being discharged. PTI FIle Photo

Actress Sonam Kapoor says she is recuperating well from swine flu, but will not be discharged from the hospital.......

Doing it yourself, the Indian way

INVOLVEDThe young generation is keen on being a part of thehome design and building process.

There are instances when you have to make compromises, simply because you don't have the power to execute.......

The good, the bad, and the ugly

downside It is disappointing that real estate has not been considered as part of infrastructure or given industry status.

≠How did this budget fare for property buyers, sellers and everyone else associated with the realty segment......

A Victorian loft with creature comforts

OLD-World Jennifer and James retain the 19th-century feel of their home.

Jennifer and James like a period home. And they've done everything to ensure that theirs resembles one, finds out Elaine Louie...

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