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Govt to relook call to derecognise school

Considering the pleas of parents not to cancel the licence or recognition, Minister for Primary and Secondary Education Kimmane Rathnakar said the government will have another look at the issue, said Rajkumar Khatri, principal secretary, primary and secondary education. DH photo

The State government will take a relook at the recommendation made to the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) Board to withdraw Vibgyor High's...

'PMO had written to collegium about judge's extension'

The government told the Lok Sabha on Tuesday that the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's office had sought a  clarification in June 2005 from the Supreme Court (SC) collegium as to why it did not approve the confirmation of the appointment of an additional judge to the Madras High Court. PTI file photo

The government told the Lok Sabha on Tuesday that the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's office had sought a "clarification" in June 2005...

Doctors face probe over extra tests

The Health Ministry is planning a panel of reputed medical practitioners and consumer law experts to suggest measures for greater transparency and accountability in medical practice.  PTI file photo

The NDA government on Tuesday ordered a probe into allegations that doctors in Delhi were prescribing unnecessary diagnostic tests to patients...

SC lets Subrata work 6 hours a day

Roy, imprisoned since March 4 for his failure to pay back over Rs 20,000 crore to the Securities and Exchanges Board of India (Sebi), had urged the court to release him for 40 days. PTI file photo

Dismissing his mercy plea, the Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to release jailed Sahara chief Subrata Roy, but allowed him to conduct negotiations...

Sania Mirza is Telangana brand ambassador; gets Rs 1-cr grant

Telangana chief minister Mr K.Chandrashekhar Rao presenting a cheque Rs.1 crore to Sania Mirza at ITC Kakatiya in Hyderabad on Tuesday. PTI Photo

Ahead of participating in major tournaments such as the US Open over the next year, tennis player Sania Mirza was on Tuesday named "Brand Ambassador of Telangana...

Business

Sensex reclaims 26k-mark

The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday extended its winning run to the sixth straight session and soared 311 points to reclaim the 26,000-mark at close as robust earnings from key bluechips boosted investor sentiment. PTI file photo

The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday extended its winning run to the sixth straight session and soared 311 points to reclaim the 26,000-mark at close as robust...

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Gold (Bangalore) (10gm)28,617.00
Silver (per kg)45,600.00
US Dollar 60.30
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City

Traders lament dismal fire safety at KR Market

It has been over two years since a major fire gutted around 50 shops at the Sri Krishna Rajendra Market (SKR New Complex) in the City, but to this day fire safety measures have remained elusive for the busy commercial establishment. DH photo

It has been over two years since a major fire gutted around 50 shops at the Sri Krishna Rajendra Market (SKR New Complex) in the City...

Sports

Dhoni bares the aggressive side of his captaincy

Rodriguez joins Real Madrid

Real Madrid have signed Colombia midfielder James Rodriguez from Monaco on

Sharapova's comments not disrespectful: Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar today said that he didn't find it disrespectful...

Prior pulls out of rest of summer

England wicketkeeper Matt Prior, who has been struggling for runs and behin

Bangalore nets Gouramangi, Subrata to play for Mumbai

Current India custodian Subrata Paul and midfielder Syed Rahim Nabi...

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Telangana chief minister K.Chandrashekhar Rao presenting a letter of appointment...

Telangana chief minister K.Chandrashekhar Rao presenting a letter of appointment...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture on sexual assault of a 6 year old girl...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture on sexual assault of a 6 year old girl...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives Swami Vishvesha Tirtha of Pejawar Mutt, in New Delhi...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives Swami Vishvesha Tirtha of Pejawar Mutt, in New Delhi...

Mercedes Benz MD aand CEO Eberhard Kern at the launch of Mercedes CLA 45 AMG...

Mercedes Benz MD aand CEO Eberhard Kern at the launch of Mercedes CLA 45 AMG...

Children playing football in a waterlogged field after heavy rains at a village in Balurghat...

Children playing football in a waterlogged field after heavy rains at a village in Balurghat...

People enjoy a dip in temperatures at the Rajpath amid heavy shower in New Delhi...

People enjoy a dip in temperatures at the Rajpath amid heavy shower in New Delhi...

Abhishek Bachchan, owner of Pink Panther Kabaddi team, pose for a group photo...

Abhishek Bachchan, owner of Pink Panther Kabaddi team, pose for a group photo...

Women labourers cover themselves as rain showers lash at Ghatanji on the outskirts of Yavatmal...

Women labourers cover themselves as rain showers lash at Ghatanji on the outskirts of Yavatmal...

The Gaganachukki and Bharachukki Falls in full splendour following the of release of water...

The Gaganachukki and Bharachukki Falls in full splendour following the of release of water...

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, Roger Moore addressing at the UNICEF and Commonwealth Games...

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, Roger Moore addressing at the UNICEF and Commonwealth Games...

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The line of ire

UNITED: The students of Mount Carmel College took out a silent protest march. DH photo by SK Dinesh

The rape of a six-year-old girl in a school in the City has sparked off both peaceful and violent protests. Bangalore has......

'I am just an actor'

Modest: Sonam Kapoor

Actress Sonam Kapoor unveiled the trailer of her forthcoming film Khoobsurat, and said the film's producer and director have......

'We owe our love story to the City'

GRATEFUL (From left): Bhagchand, Riddhika, Pooja, Sarla and Amit.

Bangalore has always embraced people from other States who come here in pursuit of a better life. Those from diverse linguistic......

Mastering the foreign tongue

Added Advantage: Proficiency in a foreign language opens more job avenues.

With the world becoming closely connected, learning a foreign language has become essential. Even in the City, many youngsters......

A flashback to the '60s

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Actress Pooja Gandhi has always been wanting to produce her own film and that finally happened with Abhinetri, a movie that is......

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