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Pak court grants bail to plotter of Mumbai attacks

The anti-terrorism court in Pakistan granted bail to LeT operations commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi. Reuters File photo

The anti-terrorism court in Pakistan granted bail to LeT operations commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi...

Kerala 'dilutes' liquor policy

The Congress-led United Democratic Front government in Kerala brought in practical changes to its controversial new excise policy. DH Illustration For Representation

The Congress-led United Democratic Front government in Kerala brought in practical changes to its controversial new excise policy...

US, Cuba announce historic thaw in ties

The United States and Cuba moved to end five decades of Cold War hostility, agreeing to revive diplomatic ties. AP File Photo

The United States and Cuba moved to end five decades of Cold War hostility, agreeing to revive diplomatic ties...

Govt to table GST bill in Lok Sabha on Monday

The government will introduce the GST bill in the Lok Sabha on Monday, the penultimate day of the  winter session. DH File Photo

The government will introduce the GST bill in the Lok Sabha on Monday, the penultimate day of the winter session...

Vistara to take to skies on Jan 9

Vistara, the joint venture of Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines, will hit the skies on January nine, 15 months after it announced the decision to launch the airline.AP Photo

Vistara, the joint venture of Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines, will hit the skies on January nine..

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Cakes exhibit at Hotel Oberoi for coming Christmas...

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School children in Ahmedabad praay as they pay tributes...

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School children of Gurgaon pay tributes to the children killed in Pakistan...

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Aircraft pilots are at considerable risk of skin cancer, being exposed to ultra violet (UV) rays of the sun, which aircraft windshields do not completely block, according to a new study. AP file photo

Aircraft pilots are at considerable risk of skin cancer, being exposed to ultra violet (UV) rays of the sun, which aircraft...

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