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Youth who joined IS in Iraq returns

 Arif Majeed.

A youth from Kalyan who had joined the Islamic State (IS) terror group and was presumed killed while fighting in Iraq returned...

Villagers protest waste treatment plant in Gorur

Police try to control protesters in Gorur on Friday. DH Photo

Violent protests erupted at Gorur in Magadi taluk of Ramanagara district on Friday when officials visited the village to survey...

At least 120 dead in Nigeria mosque suicide attack

At least 120 people were killed and 270 others wounded today when two suicide bombers blew themselves up and gunmen opened fire during weekly prayers at the mosque of one of Nigeria's top Islamic leaders. Ap file photo for represenational purpose only

At least 120 people were killed and 270 others wounded today when two suicide bombers blew themselves up and gunmen opened fire during....

Nirmala Rani school principal falls to death

Sister Noella

The principal of Nirmala Rani Kannada Primary School in Malleshwaram here died after she slipped from the second floor of...

GDP growth slips to 5.3 pc in Q2

Poor showing by agriculture and manufacturing sector pulled down the country's economic growth rate to 5.3 per cent in the second quarter, raising the clamour for rate cut by the RBI in its policy due next week. DH file photo

Poor showing by agriculture and manufacturing sector pulled down the country's economic growth rate to 5.3 per cent in the second...

Business

RBI scraps 80:20 gold import curbs; prices may dip

the Reserve Bank on Friday scrapped the controversial 80:20 scheme, a move which the industry believes will bring down prices of the precious metal.

Easing restrictions on gold imports, the Reserve Bank on Friday scrapped the controversial 80:20 scheme, a move which the industry believes ...

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Pearls Of Wisdom

Close alliances with despots are never safe for free states

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City

Contraflow traffic endangers motorists

free for all: Sudden change in the direction of traffic flow, such as this one on Commissariat Road, is risky for motorists, particularly when there are not enough signboards and traffic  police personnel.  DH PHOTO

For unsuspecting motorists, nothing could get more dangerous than an abrupt contraflow (movement of traffic in the reverse direction).

Sports

First Test may be rescheduled

James Sutherland

#putoutyourbats tribute to Hughes goes viral

Cricketers and fans around the world have been paying tribute to...

Proteas seal series as Indians falter

South African women eased to a four-wicket win over their Indian counterpar

Bingtao, Sajjad to lock horns in final

Finesse triumphed over flamboyance as a methodical Muhammed Sajjad categori

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Black Friday Shopping Begins On Thanksgiving Evening

Black Friday Shopping Begins On Thanksgiving Evening

Dancers perform during an inauguration ceremony of a Hello Kitty amusement park in Anji

Dancers perform during an inauguration ceremony of a Hello Kitty amusement park in Anji

Regina Vandysheva reacts after winning the 2014 Miss Kazakhstan national beauty

Regina Vandysheva reacts after winning the 2014 Miss Kazakhstan national beauty

Pakistani theatre artists in India  to participate in 'Saanjh: 11th Amritsar-Lahore Peace Festival

Pakistani theatre artists in India to participate in 'Saanjh: 11th Amritsar-Lahore Peace Festival

Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi being felicitated by Chairman of Bajaj Auto Rahul Bajaj

Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi being felicitated by Chairman of Bajaj Auto Rahul Bajaj

Rahul Gandhi meeting supporters at his election rally in Jamshedpur

Rahul Gandhi meeting supporters at his election rally in Jamshedpur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his departure after attending SAARC summit...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his departure after attending SAARC summit...

A boy salvages for belongings amid the debris of his house in Mumbai...

A boy salvages for belongings amid the debris of his house in Mumbai...

Shyam Benegal with Naseeruddin Shah during the launch of the latter's book...

Shyam Benegal with Naseeruddin Shah during the launch of the latter's book...

Actor turned politician Kushboo with Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi...

Actor turned politician Kushboo with Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi...

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Like its predecessor summits, the 18th SAARC Summit at Kathmandu proved to be a low-yielding event. Just one agreement of ...
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Blogs

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Q) Is there a way to re-sort the contacts on my smartphone? They are currently alphabetised and listed by first name, but Id like to have them sorted by the la

Today's Supplements

Owning the streets

While the concept of 'Cycle Day' kicked off almost a year back, the day has become a carnival-like-affair now. With the event also including games on the streets and other cycle-related activities, it is a fun-stop for one and all.

While the concept of 'Cycle Day' kicked off almost a year back, the day has become a carnival-like-affair now. With the event ......

'I don't react to rumours'

Sonakshi Sinha

Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has been linked romantically to her 'Tevar' co-star Arjun Kapoor, says if they work together and ......

The attitude of gratitude

The happiest people are not the ones who have the best things in the world, but the ones who are thankful for what they have.

The happiest people are not the ones who have the best things in the world, but the ones who are thankful for what they have......

Get ripped and toned

It is time to step up and start pushing the envelope, if you want that chiselled and sculpted physique

You cannot build that body by staying in your comfort zone. It is time to step up and start pushing the envelope, if you want that......

A finger that points nowhere

Still from Ungli

Four vigilantes roam about Mumbai streets in masks. They break the law to nail the corrupt. They also give the system the finger at regular......

A flick you won't sink your teeth into

The Hunger Games:Mockingjay Part 1

The Hunger Games movie franchise started off as welcoming to all movie viewers, regardless of whether or not they had read the ......

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