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Larger SC bench to hear Yakub plea

A policewoman detains a protestor who had gathered demanding that the move to hang 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon be stopped in Mumbai. AP

After a two-judge bench of the Supreme Court differed over staying the death warrant issued to 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon...

Kalam to be laid to rest at Rameswaram tomorrow

WILL MISS YOU: People crowd outside the residence of former President AP J Abdul Kalam to pay their respects in New Delhi on Tuesday. PTI

"People's President" A P J Abdul Kalam, who passed away in Shillong on Monday, will be given a state funeral with full military honours at...

No Sikh ultras behind Punjab terror attack

Gurdaspur attack. PTI photo

Preliminary leads emerging from the investigation into Monday's terror strike in the Dinanagar township of Gurdaspur district in Punjab do not...

Ashwin in 9-day SIT custody

Ashwin being escorted by SIT officials in Bengaluru on Tuesday. DH PHOTO

The Lokayukta Special Court on Tuesday granted custody for nine days of Ashwin Yerabati, son of Lokayukta Justice Y Bhaskar Rao, to the...

Rules for adoption simplified

The new guidelines put non-resident Indians (NRIs) on a par with resident Indians in terms of priority. Also, all Specialised Adoption Agencies would be authorised to do in-country and inter-country adoptions.

The Centre has simplified the rules for adoption of children, with the process now being completely e-governed and through a centralised database...

Business

Google bids adieu to its social network

Google is bidding adieu to Google Plus, an awkwardly named social network that the American search engine had launched...

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Kalam's books in demand at bookstores

A woman looks at books authored by former president A P J Abdul Kalam at a book shop on Church Street on Tuesday.

A day after former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, a scientist, scholar and an able administrator, died of cardiac arrest at Shillong, Meghalaya...

Sports

Spotlight on Kohli as India 'A' eye better show

Test skipper Virat Kohli. PTI File Photo.

England look to bounce back

Joe Root is confident that England's latest collapse against an Australia p

Pro Wrestling to start in November

Every year, India has a new sport dishing out a professional league. Latest

Dutee verdict leaves sports bodies in a spot

The final appeals court for global sports further blurred the line separati

Samarth puts KSCA XI on top

R Sam­arth's big hundred and a couple of useful knocks helped KSCA XI...

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Students of Indian Institute of Science (IISC) pays tribute to former President Abdul Kalam...

Students of Indian Institute of Science (IISC) pays tribute to former President Abdul Kalam...

People paying respects to the sand sculpture of former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

People paying respects to the sand sculpture of former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

The Indian national flag flies at half mast on the dome of India's presidential palace Rashtrapati..

The Indian national flag flies at half mast on the dome of India's presidential palace Rashtrapati..

Artist Ramzan Hussain makes a pencil sketch of former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

Artist Ramzan Hussain makes a pencil sketch of former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

SSM School students during the condolence meeting of Former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

SSM School students during the condolence meeting of Former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

School children in tears as they light candles to pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam..

School children in tears as they light candles to pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam..

Sachin Tendulkar paying his last respects to former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

Sachin Tendulkar paying his last respects to former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

Pranab Mukherjee laying a wreath on the mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

Pranab Mukherjee laying a wreath on the mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam...

Narendra Modi pays respect after the body of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam...

Narendra Modi pays respect after the body of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam...

Indian Air Force personnel pay their respects to former President of India APJ Abdul Kalam...

Indian Air Force personnel pay their respects to former President of India APJ Abdul Kalam...

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The first such strike in Punjab in eight years that took place on Monday takes Indo-Pakistan ties right where...
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Dr Abdul Kalam.

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