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Thursday 11 February 2016
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Siachen soldier's health slumps

Lance Naik Hanmanthappa at Army's Research & Referral Hospital. TV GRAB/PTI

The medical condition of Lance Naik Koppad Hanmanthappa, who survived for six days under 35 feet of ice and snow in Siachen...

Jammers to check cheating in exams

Low-powered jammers to block data connectivity can now be installed at examination centres to prevent students from using radio devices in cheating.

Low-powered jammers to block data connectivity can now be installed at examination centres to prevent students from using radio ...

Next odd-even dates out today

Sources said the round two of the green initiative, which resulted in reduced congestion on roads, is likely to be implemented again in May-June after the school board exams get over. PTI File Photo

The Arvind Kejriwal government will announce on Thursday the dates for a second round of the odd-even road rationing scheme ...

People spot another leopard in Bengaluru

As Forest Department officials were busy placing a cage near Vibgyor School at Varthur to trap a leopard, a woman spotted a big cat...

Hindu nationalism: UK paper to use Bombay instead of Mumbai

A leading British daily will revert back to using Bombay instead of Mumbai when referring to the financial hub of India. PTI File Photo

A leading British daily will revert back to using Bombay instead of Mumbai when referring to the financial hub of India...

Business

Govt confident of meeting tax target

 The government has collected Rs 5.22 lakh crore on account of direct taxes in the April-January period while the indirect tax kitty has swelled to Rs 5.44 lakh crore.

In an indication of revival of economic activities in the country, the government on Wednesday said it will be able...

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People spot another leopard in Bengaluru

As Forest Department officials were busy placing a cage near Vibgyor School at Varthur to trap a leopard, a woman spotted a big cat...

Sports

Poovamma, Sahana ease home

India's Sahana Kumari wins the women's high jump gold at the South Asian Games in Guwahati on Wednesday.

Clean sweep by shuttlers; Ruthvika stuns PV Sindhu to win gold

Rising star Ruthvika Shivani created the biggest upset stunning P V Sindhu.

BCCI revenue may dip from 2000 crore to 400 crore

BCCI is set to suffer a financial loss to the tune of Rs...

India will be toughest to beat in World Twenty20: Watson

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson today said hosts India will be the toug

No country should feel insecure playing in India: Thakur

BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur today said "no country should feel insecure"..

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Rescuers carrying out the operations to search for the bodies...

Rescuers carrying out the operations to search for the bodies...

Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad's mother and wife at their home in Betadoor village in Hubli on Tues

Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad's mother and wife at their home in Betadoor village in Hubli on Tues

Pakistani weightlifters celebrate after Md Nooh Dastgir won...

Pakistani weightlifters celebrate after Md Nooh Dastgir won...

Gold medalist Bidyaluxmi Tourangbam, silver medalist Lidiyamol Sunny...

Gold medalist Bidyaluxmi Tourangbam, silver medalist Lidiyamol Sunny...

Gold medal winning Indian team with other medallist teams...

Gold medal winning Indian team with other medallist teams...

India's Dipika Karthik and Mihilya Methsarani of Sri Lanka in...

India's Dipika Karthik and Mihilya Methsarani of Sri Lanka in...

Gold medal winner WKLA Nimali of Sri Lanka, silver medallist...

Gold medal winner WKLA Nimali of Sri Lanka, silver medallist...

Devotees gather to take holy dip at Har ki Pauri on the occasion of Somvati Amavasaya...

Devotees gather to take holy dip at Har ki Pauri on the occasion of Somvati Amavasaya...

A view after heavy snowfall in Kufri near Shimla...

A view after heavy snowfall in Kufri near Shimla...

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi dressed as Lord Ram during the Nagaon Bhaona Samaroh...

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi dressed as Lord Ram during the Nagaon Bhaona Samaroh...

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Many times, a child may show exceptional aptitude and parents may be astounded by the intellectual and creative ability ......

Newer methods of teaching

The CCE looks at a holistic assessment of students rather than limiting assessment to scholastic areas alone. File photo

With schools implementing a holistic approach to education, learning has become more interactive......

The sound and the fury

Event managers and coordinators talk about the difficulties they face while bringing international artistes to the City.

Bengaluru is known for hosting international acts. The fairly low entertainment tax, large fan following and the space......

When three friends meet...

Surya Menon

When three friends meet after 30 years in a cafe they once frequented, there could be many revelations. 'Kudla Cafe'......

At the click of a button

Binge watching shows is becoming popular.

A new world of digital television was introduced to us about a month back. Majority of the population was finally excited......

Warming up to the season

A dash of finesse. DH photo

While winter is assumed to be the season when fashion takes a backseat, this collection is here to defy this notion....

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