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Uri attack will never be forgotten, says PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing public rally at the BJP National council meeting at Kozhikode on Saturday. PTI Photo

Breaking his silence six days after the militant attack on an army base in Uri, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

India not worried over Russia-Pakistan drill

The Russia-Pakistan military drill comes just three weeks after India signed the Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement (LEMOA) with the United States. New Delhi, however, is not worried over growing Russia-Pakistan military ties and is rather looking at further strengthening its own defence and security cooperation with Moscow too on October 15, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold the annual bilateral summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Goa, sources told DH. Picture courtesy Twitter

With Russia holding its first-ever military drill with Pakistan, India is not much perturbed. New Delhi...

George to be reinstated as minister

Former minister K J George. DH file photo

Former minister K J George, who was forced to resign two months ago over the suicide of DySP M K Ganapathi...

Army joins relief ops in Hyderabad

WATERWOES: Army personnel carry out relief and rescue operations in a flood-affected area of Hyderabad. PTI photo

Army teams on Saturday stepped in to help municipal authorities execute relief operations in the rain-ravaged city...

After 300 years, transgenders offer 'pind-daan' at Varanasi

 The last time they had offered pind-daan, a ritual undertaken by the Hindus to ensure that their ancestors attain salvation, was in the 16th century during the Mughal rule. The 'mahamandaleshwar' (a senior Hindu seer belonging to an akhara or sect) of the Ujjain-based Kinnar Akhara, Luxmi Narayan Tripathi, led the ceremony, during which pandits chanted vedic hymns. The ceremony was conducted at the famous Pishach Mochan Kund in  Varanasi. Picture courtesy Twitter

It was something they had waited for over three centuries. Hundreds of 'kinnars' (transgenders who follow Hinduism)...

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Indians have Kiwis in a spin

smart catch: Rohit Sharma snaps a low offer from Trent Boult off Ravindra Jadeja (not seen in pic) on the third day of the first Test on Saturday. reuters

'Getting Kane was a game-changer'

Indian spinners found their range on the third day of the opening Test...

Contrasting wins for Bulls, Tuskers

On an overcast afternoon and with matches truncated due to rains, Bellary T

Inspiring the next generation

Abhinav Bindra, India's only individual Olympic gold medallist, laid down h

Karnataka endure poor opening day

Karnataka's title defence at the 70th Glenmark Senior National Aquatics Cha

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Army personnel arrive to help flood affected people in Hyderabad...

Army personnel arrive to help flood affected people in Hyderabad...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah wave to the crowd at public rally...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah wave to the crowd at public rally...

Thangavelu Mariyappan who won the gold in the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro...

Thangavelu Mariyappan who won the gold in the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro...

A view of regular traffic during relaxation given by authorities and separatists from strike...

A view of regular traffic during relaxation given by authorities and separatists from strike...

A truck hangs mid-air after breaking the railing of a road bridge over Manjira river in Medak...

A truck hangs mid-air after breaking the railing of a road bridge over Manjira river in Medak...

Cricketer M.S. Dhoni at the launch of refurbished edition of Maruti Suzuki's Alto 800...

Cricketer M.S. Dhoni at the launch of refurbished edition of Maruti Suzuki's Alto 800...

An artist takes selfie with other artists in Ahmedabad on Saturday...

An artist takes selfie with other artists in Ahmedabad on Saturday...

Indian Space Research Organisation's PSLV-C35 ready to be launch on Saturday with SCATSAT-1...

Indian Space Research Organisation's PSLV-C35 ready to be launch on Saturday with SCATSAT-1...

People participate in a protest by Maratha Karnti Morcha against Kopardi Rape case in Nashik...

People participate in a protest by Maratha Karnti Morcha against Kopardi Rape case in Nashik...

Soldier carrying weapon at a location near the Indo-Pak border in Jammu...

Soldier carrying weapon at a location near the Indo-Pak border in Jammu...

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Today's Supplements

Moving forward...

Christmas being celebrated by members of the community.

Let's start with the basics: Who is an Anglo-Indian? We have 4,635 communities in India, but the only one to be......

An ocean of intrigue

man of many studies Sanjeev Sanyal

The Indian Ocean's influence on the history & politics of India and its maritime neighbours is a theme explored......

Breathing city

Vibrant city life An untitled work of Schon Mendes.

Schon Mendes loves the rhythms of the city. Donning the role of an observer as well as a visual chronicler of the urban landscape......

Thrill of acting

A dream run R J Mitte is a rare success story.

The darkly gripping TV series Breaking Bad, with its moments of high drama and non-stop thrills, is holding its fans captive......

Trek of a lifetime

Picturesque A breathtaking view of Trolltunga. (Photo by author)

Walking is an important part of my life so travelling without a trek in my itinerary is inconceivable. While researching......

Rough ride for women

tough task: Susie Wolff came close to making an entry into Formula One but could not take the final step.

When Formula One returned from its summer break for the Belgian Grand Prix on August 28, a series that used......

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