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Thursday 30 October 2014
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Shahi Imam invites Sharif, not Modi, for son's anointment

The Shahi Imam of Delhis Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari Thursday said he has not invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his son's anointment as the next chief cleric. PTI file photo

The Shahi Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari Thursday said he has not invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his son's anointment as the next...

Haryana bank heist: Two suspects arrested

Haryana Police Thursday said two suspects have been arrested and over 10 kg of ornaments recovered in the daring bank locker heist in Gohana town. Reuters photo for representation only

Haryana Police Thursday said two suspects have been arrested and over 10 kg of ornaments recovered in the daring bank locker heist in Gohana town...

Sena speaks of humiliation by BJP, not to attend swearing-in

Amidst the uncertainty over Shiv Senas role in the formation of the new government in Maharashtra, the party today said its leaders would not attend Chief Minister-designate Devendra Fadnaviss s swearing-in here tomorrow. PTI file photo

Amidst the uncertainty over Shiv Sena's role in the formation of the new government in Maharashtra, the party today said its leaders would not attend...

Govt unveils austerity drive; bars First Class travel

Unveiling an austerity drive to cut non-plan expenditure by 10 per cent, government has barred bureaucrats from travelling First Class on overseas visits and have been asked to use video conferencing as much as possible. AP file photo

Unveiling an austerity drive to cut non-plan expenditure by 10 per cent, government has barred bureaucrats from travelling First Class on overseas visits...

5 Indian fishermen sentenced to death by Lankan court

Five Indian fishermen were given death penalty by a Sri Lankan court today for alleged drug trafficking, prompting a response from India that it will appeal to a higher court against the judgement. PTI photo for representation only

Five Indian fishermen were given death penalty by a Sri Lankan court today for alleged drug trafficking, prompting a response from India that it will...

Business

Sensex, Nifty log new highs on eco reforms, Fed rate stance

Indian markets today cheered Modi governments  move to ease FDI rules in construction sector and the Federal Reserve sticking to its stance of low US interest rates with benchmark Sensex surging about 248 points to end at new peak of 27,346.33, extending gains for the third day. PTI file photo

Indian markets today cheered Modi government's move to ease FDI rules in construction sector and the Federal Reserve sticking to its stance of low US interest...

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'Gay' techie held on wife's complaint

A software engineer of a leading IT firm here has been arrested after his wife complained that he was a homosexual and caught his gay  encounters on hidden cameras in their house, a senior police official said. PTI photo for representation only

A software engineer of a leading IT firm here has been arrested after his wife complained that he was a homosexual and caught his "gay" encounters on hidden...

Sports

Advani clinches World Billiards title, bags 3 Grand Doubles

Indias s most celebrated cueist Pankaj Advani clinched the World Billiards Championship (time format) title to bag a record 12th world crown and also complete a rare Grand Double  post his third win in both the long and short formats in the same year. DH file photo

Saina climbs to No.5 in rankings

India's leading shuttler Saina Nehwal climbed a place to be ranked No.

Bengaluru FC beat Mohammedan Sporting in Durand

I-League winners Bengaluru FC made a perfect start to their Durand Cup camp

SRK sad for not being able to buy Kolkata ISL soccer team

Disappointed that he could not buy the Kolkata franchisee of ISL despite be

NorthEast United's Rehenesh shines in goal-less draw

Young NorthEast United FC goalkeeper T P Rehenesh made three...

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Devotees offer prayers during Chhath festival celebrations at Galta Kund in Jaipur...

Devotees offer prayers during Chhath festival celebrations at Galta Kund in Jaipur...

Dipika Pallikal in action against Japan's Misaki Kobayashi in finals of JSW-PSA...

Dipika Pallikal in action against Japan's Misaki Kobayashi in finals of JSW-PSA...

Delhi Dynamos FC (orange) and North East United FC (white) players in action during...

Delhi Dynamos FC (orange) and North East United FC (white) players in action during...

President Pranab Mukherjee during the conference of directors of National Institutes...

President Pranab Mukherjee during the conference of directors of National Institutes...

Army personnel take position during a search operation of Lashkar-e-Taiba hideouts...

Army personnel take position during a search operation of Lashkar-e-Taiba hideouts...

Workers build the stage at the Wankhede stadium for the swearing in ceremony...

Workers build the stage at the Wankhede stadium for the swearing in ceremony...

Sri Lankan team during practice session before the match against India A...

Sri Lankan team during practice session before the match against India A...

Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan with filmmaker Farah Khan, actors Boman Irani...

Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan with filmmaker Farah Khan, actors Boman Irani...

Vehicles ply at Rajpath as fog covers it in New Delhi...

Vehicles ply at Rajpath as fog covers it in New Delhi...

A camel herder stands beside resting camels at the annual cattle fair in Pushkar...

A camel herder stands beside resting camels at the annual cattle fair in Pushkar...

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'Gangaajal' will have a female protagonist: Ajay Devgn

Prakash Jha and Ajay Devgn are producing multiple films with the actor and director bringing out a sequel to Gangaajal with a female protagonist. DH file photo

Prakash Jha and Ajay Devgn are producing multiple films with the actor and director bringing out a sequel to 'Gangaajal' with...

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Misery rules Majestic

Tightrope walk:  Pedestrians have to make their way through dirty stretches.

The problems that surround Majestic or Kempegowda Bus Station are endless. From badly maintained toilets to lack of information on bus routes, from br...

'Shiv sir is a practical person'

Cute : Shivarajkumar and Kriti  Kharbanda.

Kriti Kharbanda has had her kitty full this year. Awaiting the release of her next movie Belli, Kriti says that it has been an enriching experience so...

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Hopeful : Sameer Ali Khan

It's not often that one sees an Afghan actor on Indian soil. But Sameer Ali Khan left Afghanistan eight years ago to follow his dreams and has co...

A vocational school for the digital age

With an entire semester's curriculum and lucrative job offers under its hood, short-term coding courses are fast gaining popularity, says Tamar L...

Choosing the right career & the right life

Very often, children struggle to make up their mind about what they want to pursue in their life....

Ground rules for better classroom management

A classroom works efficiently when firm ground rules are established. These rules keep both the students and the teachers in check, says Jayasree N...

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