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Strike may hit key services today

 Minister of State for Labour and Employment Bandaru Dattatreya. PTI file photo

The nationwide strike called by 10 central trade unions on Wednesday against the anti-labour policies of the Union government is likely to impact...

Forces ready for short wars, says Army chief

Dalbir Singh. PTI file photo

Pakistan is using "new methods" to create unrest and tension in Jammu and Kashmir, because of which the Army is always prepared for "short wars," Army Chief...

Naved was a habitual gambler, says dossier

PTI File Photo

Mohammad Naved, the Pakistani terrorist captured soon after the attack on BSF convoy in Udhampur, was a "habitual gambler" who once stole 30,000 Pakistani....

Cong split over tie-up with JD(S)

DH File Photo

Serious differences have emerged within the ruling Congress over having a pact with the JD(S) to hold the reins of the BBMP. A section of Congress leaders...aswamy.

Newborn, dead for four days, worshipped in Uttar Pradesh

Villagers say the child looks like goddess Kali. Facebook

In an incident that reflects superstition at play with faith, the body of a female baby born with deformity was worshipped at a village in Uttar Pradesh.

Business

No retrospective MAT on foreign investors

 Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Reuters File Photo.

The government on Tuesday decided to exempt foreign institutional investors (FIIs) from paying minimum alternate tax (MAT)...

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Cong split over tie-up with JD(S)

DH File Photo

Serious differences have emerged within the ruling Congress over having a pact with the JD(S) to hold the reins of the BBMP. A section of Congress leaders...aswamy.

Sports

Indians end series drought

Indian cricket team members poses for photographs with the trophy after they won their final test cricket match and the series against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Reuters Photo.

Top seeds in cruise mode

Top-ranked Serena Williams launched her quest to win the US Open and comple

Kohli credits bowlers for victory

Despite being made to do toil hard that showed hints of another Indian...

Ishant, Chandimal get 1-match ban

Ishant Sharma's memorable day ended on a bitter note when the pacer was...

I was just looking to be the best I could be: Ashwin

With 21 wickets there was no surprise that R Ashwin was declared the...

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Jaya Karnataka members holding a candle light vigil to staging dhana to condemn...

Jaya Karnataka members holding a candle light vigil to staging dhana to condemn...

Police men baton charge B P Ed Sangharsh Morcha members...

Police men baton charge B P Ed Sangharsh Morcha members...

NCC boats sail towards Sultan Bathery as a part of river sailing expedition...

NCC boats sail towards Sultan Bathery as a part of river sailing expedition...

women's 2000M Dragon Boat race event at the 4th National Dragon Boat Championship...

women's 2000M Dragon Boat race event at the 4th National Dragon Boat Championship...

Launch of Ciaz Smart Hybrid in New Delhi...

Launch of Ciaz Smart Hybrid in New Delhi...

Iris Maju is crowned as Mrs India World 2015 in Kochi on Tuesday...

Iris Maju is crowned as Mrs India World 2015 in Kochi on Tuesday...

Activist of AASU burn tyres during a protest at Margherita in Tinsukia district...

Activist of AASU burn tyres during a protest at Margherita in Tinsukia district...

Narendra Modi leaves in a chopper after NDA's Parivartan Rally at the Airport...

Narendra Modi leaves in a chopper after NDA's Parivartan Rally at the Airport...

A artist giving final touches to the Ganesha idol ahead of Ganesha Chathurthi Festival...

A artist giving final touches to the Ganesha idol ahead of Ganesha Chathurthi Festival...

Vehicle riders watch as two decorated elephants pass near Shanthala theatre...

Vehicle riders watch as two decorated elephants pass near Shanthala theatre...

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The NDA government has wisely decided to withdraw the controversial land acquisition ordinance, after repromulgating...
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The amendments approved by the Union cabinet to the Arbitration and Conciliation Bill, 2015, will help faster resolution...
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The ethnic shift

exotic collection (Top) A Shiva bottle lamp  and (right) Shwetha Narayanan.

Gone are the days when snide comments like 'Oh, you like to wear salwars?' or 'Is that a Ganesha image I see on your......

I want to leave a mark'

Nikki Galrani

The last two years have been exceptionally busy for Sandalwood actress Nikki Galrani. She practically has no dates......

When the stars descended

A family moment Dileep, Shivarajkumar and Nirupama.DH photos by sk dinesh.

It has been a while since the Sandalwood fraternity saw a wedding in its midst, and how better to break this dry spell......

The winds of the East

memorable journey Rajarshi Majumder with wife Chumki and daughters Tiara and Genevra.

The Majumder family, who celebrated ten years in the City recently, say that their journey over the years has only been memorable....

The mountain diaries

enthusiastic Sarvesha Samaga (right) with another cyclist.

I set out for a week-long cycling trail with 14 other riders, in Bhutan, where GNH (Gross National Happiness) is a measure......

Designed by fate

Glamourous Models wearing  the designs by Nikasha.

A psychoanalyst, it was by accident that Nikasha discovered her talent for designing......

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