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PM robbing farmers of their land: Rahul

Rahul Gandhi addresses farmers during a rally against land bill in New Delhi, India, Sunday. AP Photo

Within a year of its humiliating defeat in the Lok Sabha elections, the Congress on Sunday put up a show of strength...

Sitaram Yechury elected CPM general secretary

Sitaram Yechury at the CPM party congress in Visakhapatnam on Sunday. Yechury has been unanimously elected the new general secretary of the Communist Party of India (Marxist). PTI Photo

Sitaram Yechury, a pragmatic voice of the Left, was on Sunday unanimously elected new general secretary of the CPM...

Mob destroys toll plaza after assault on local politician

The toll booth damaged by mob at Huskur Kodi near Hoskote on the outskirts of Bengaluru on Sunday. DH PHOTO

A mob went on a rampage and destroyed a toll plaza at Huskur Kodi near Hoskote on the outskirts of the City on Sunday...

Migrant boat sinks off Libya coast; 700 feared dead

Italian coast guard officers stand on a dinghy beside an Italian coast guard vessel as a massive search and rescue operation is conducted at sea after a boat carrying migrants capsized overnight, in this still image taken from video. Reuters

A boat believed to be crowded with 700 migrants capsized in the waters north of Libya overnight, leaving at least 24 confirmed...

IRCTC to offer baggage insurance for passengers

Under this, a customer will be offered additional services like insurance coverage for baggage while booking e-tickets on the IRCTC website. PTI file photo

In a move to provide passengers more facilities for booking tickets online, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation...

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Mumbai snap losing streak

Harbhajan Singh and team-mates go  ecstatic after dismissing Chris Gayle cheaply. dh photo/ kishor kumar bolar

Pollard shuts his mouth, and literally!

When you post 209 runs on the board, there is definitely time for...

KKR test for resurgent Delhi

Jean Paul Duminy had been forthright in accepting that leadership position

Kirsten pleased with Delhi's performance

Delhi Daredevils coach Gary Kirsten is a relieved man. The Daredevils have

Haryana edge SPSB to enter semifinals

Riding on a treble from Rajant (26th, 27th, 65th), Haryana edged past Steel

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Narendra Modi talking with BJP veteran LK Advani during 'Garib Kalyan Yojana',...

Narendra Modi talking with BJP veteran LK Advani during 'Garib Kalyan Yojana',...

A view of the Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

A view of the Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

Snowed down surroundings of Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

Snowed down surroundings of Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

Sania Mirza (C) with Prarthana G. Thombare (3rd from R) and other team members...

Sania Mirza (C) with Prarthana G. Thombare (3rd from R) and other team members...

VK Singh interacts with people rescued as part of Operation Raahat...

VK Singh interacts with people rescued as part of Operation Raahat...

Rahul Gandhi helps  Kiran Chaudhary off the stage after she stumbled and hurt herself...

Rahul Gandhi helps Kiran Chaudhary off the stage after she stumbled and hurt herself...

Sonia Gandhi talks to Rahul Gandhi on stage during the farmers rally...

Sonia Gandhi talks to Rahul Gandhi on stage during the farmers rally...

RJD chief Lalu Prasad during Prajapati Rajnitik Chetna Rally at Gandhi maidan in Patna...

RJD chief Lalu Prasad during Prajapati Rajnitik Chetna Rally at Gandhi maidan in Patna...

Bollywood actor Madhuri Dixit at the Colors Leadership Awards 2015...

Bollywood actor Madhuri Dixit at the Colors Leadership Awards 2015...

Young Buddhist Monks offer special prayers at the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya...

Young Buddhist Monks offer special prayers at the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya...

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Face to face with fear

risky Security guards at ATM kiosks face many challenges in the line of duty.

The gory incident, wherein a woman was attacked while withdrawing cash from an ATM in Bengaluru......

Cherishing a rich past

(Standing from left) Annapoorni, Mahalingam and Lakshmi. (Sitting on chair) Dharmarajasiva, Srinivasan, RK Ramanatha Iyer and author (on Ramanatha Iyer's lap). (Sitting on the ground) Mohana, Mangala, Jayalakshmi, Shamala, Viji and Romala.

The photograph shows my father, the late RK Ramanatha Iyer, with his family members, all of whom have settled in Bengaluru.......

'I've always played the bad boy'

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Indo-Australian actor Nicholas Brown is the antithesis of a villain. He is a good-looking villain with no blood shot eyes......

Secure your car from electronic thieves

Remote keyless systems are now seen as a security vulnerability. INYT

Last week, I started keeping my car keys in the freezer, and I may be at the forefront of a new digital safety trend......

Western India's brand new Motown steps on the gas

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Sanand and its environs in Gujarat are turning the car capital of Asia; but the state is not banking......

Delectable vocal recital - Music and dance reviews

Amritha Venkateshdisciple of M T Selvanarayana, Charumathi Ramachandran and Rama Varma

The Seshadripuram Rama Seva Samithi organised another delightful music programme last week.......

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