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Hoteliers give solid waste mgmt programme a miss

Published on 20-Mar-2015

The programme organised by the Pollution Control Board to discuss about solid waste management, in Mandya city, evoked a lukewarm...

Railway reservations to be overhauled through e-ticketing

Published on 08-Jul-2014
Passengers sit on top of an overcrowded train at Loni town in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh July 7, 2014. Reuters

The Indian Railways' reservation system will be overhauled through e-ticketing systems, Railway Minister Sadanand Gowda said Tuesday, presenting the railway budget for 2014-15 in parliament....

Industrial production remains negative, dips 0.5% in March

Published on 12-May-2014
Men work inside a car spare parts manufacturing workshop in Kolkata. Reuters.

Showing no signs of recovery, factory production remained in negative territory for the second month in a row, contracting 0.5 per cent in March due...

RBI stops banks from extending ECBs for repaying rupee loans

Published on 22-Apr-2014
The Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday disallowed overseas branches of domestic banks from extending external commercial borrowings (ECBs) to manufacturing and infrastructure companies for repaying rupee loans. Reuters photo

The Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday disallowed overseas branches of domestic banks from extending external commercial borrowings (ECBs)...

Three accused in Shakti Mills gang rape get death

Published on 04-Apr-2014
One of the four men convicted for gang raping a photojournalist at Shakti Mills compound last year, is taken to the Session Court from Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai on Monday. PTI Photo by Shashank Parade

A court here Friday sentenced three people to death for gang raping a photo-journalist in a repeat offence in the Shakti Mills complex here last...

Strike cripples banking operations in India

Published on 20-Feb-2013

Banking transactions across India were paralysed Wednesday with around one million bankers striking work, affecting the clearance of around four million cheques...

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Published on 24-Jul-2012

Deccan Herald’s multi-media team has begun to produce videos on many interesting topics. These videos capture different slices of city life- from an encounter...

New judges made to wait for Mamata's signature to take oath

Published on 09-Apr-2012

The swearing-in ceremony of seven new judges of the Calcutta High Court had to be deferred by several hours Monday as West Bengal Chief Minister...

Tens of thousands challenge Putin in new Russia protest

Published on 24-Dec-2011

Tens of thousands of people today filled an avenue in Moscow to protest against the alleged rigging of parliamentary polls, in a new challenge to...

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Published on 23-Dec-2011

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Cricketer Virat Kohli during inauguration of a store in Hyderabad on Friday...

Cricketer Virat Kohli during inauguration of a store in Hyderabad on Friday...

Boys cool themselves in a pond on a hot summer afternoon at a village near Balurghat in South...

Boys cool themselves in a pond on a hot summer afternoon at a village near Balurghat in South...

A duck quenches its thirst at a zoo during hot summer day in Surat on Friday...

A duck quenches its thirst at a zoo during hot summer day in Surat on Friday...

A pair of tigers at a zoo during hot summer day in Surat on Friday...

A pair of tigers at a zoo during hot summer day in Surat on Friday...

Devotees take holy dip in the Kshipra river during Simhasth Kumbha Mela in Ujjain...

Devotees take holy dip in the Kshipra river during Simhasth Kumbha Mela in Ujjain...

Farmers bathe their cattle in a stream during hot summer day in Kasara, Thane...

Farmers bathe their cattle in a stream during hot summer day in Kasara, Thane...

Actors Karan Singh Grover and Bipasha Basu during their mehndi Ceremony in Mumbai...

Actors Karan Singh Grover and Bipasha Basu during their mehndi Ceremony in Mumbai...

Villagers gather to collect water from a well that was filled by a tanker in Kasara, Thane...

Villagers gather to collect water from a well that was filled by a tanker in Kasara, Thane...

Protesters throw stones on security personnel during clashes in Srinagar...

Protesters throw stones on security personnel during clashes in Srinagar...

Muslim children paying obeisance at the Golden Temple on the occasion of 463rd Birth Anniversary...

Muslim children paying obeisance at the Golden Temple on the occasion of 463rd Birth Anniversary...