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Many autos stayed off roads as a response to the bandh call by pro-Kanada organisations in Bangalore on Thursday. Photo : K . Bhagya Prakash
The Hindu Many autos stayed off roads as a response to the bandh call by pro-Kanada organisations in Bangalore on Thursday. Photo : K . Bhagya Prakash

Mixed response to bandh in Bangalore

Angry citizens pelted stones at two BMTC buses, one in Hebbagodi and another on Tannery Road »  
According to NDRF officials, 23 bodies have been recovered so far from under the debris.

Pune landslide: Death toll rises to 23

Intermittent rains and slushy terrain were affecting the rescue work, district officials said »


Ex- Army Chief General Bikram Singh speaking to media after his farewell. Photo: Sandeep Saxena

Gen. Suhag takes over as Army Chief

Gen. Dalbir Singh Suhag, whose appointment as Army Chief had kicked up a row, today took over as the head of the 1.3 million strong force succeeding Gen Bikram Singh. Gen. Suhag assumed charge aft... »
School founder ‘Pulavar’ R. Palanisamy being taken to Tiruchi jail on Wednesday. Photo: M. Moorthy

Kumbakonam school fire: 10 convicted

94 children were charred to death when fire broke out at a private school in Kumbakonam on July 16, 2004. »


Tambaram Sanatorium hospital was opened in 1928. This photograph was taken in 1936. Photo: The Hindu Archives Madras 375

Tambaram: A suburb older than Madras itself

It is a little-known fact that the southern suburb of Tambaram is older than Madras itself. A few centuries before East India Company acquired a small patch of land, now known as Chennai... »
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Sensex down 33 points in early trade ahead of expiry

The benchmark BSE Sensex declined by over 33 points in early trade on Wednesday as participants indulged in reducing their positions ahead of monthly expiry in the derivatives segment. Th... »
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The Xbox One. File photo.

Microsoft unveils Xbox in China after 14 years ban

Software giant Microsoft unveiled it reinvented Xbox videogame console in potentially vast Chinese market after a ban of 14 years despite facing probe over business practices in the country. ... »
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Gujarat, Rajasthan and Punjab: The Need for a Border States Group

The aim of the research report by Tridivesh Singh Maini is to examine the approach of the political leadership, as well as the business community, in three ‘border States’ towards India-Pakistan ties.This paper has sought to look at a number of factors, which include politics, economics as well as security issues.Read Article »

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