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Launching our beta website: beta.thehindu.com

The redesigned website of The Hindu was launched on Saturday, August 15, in beta.

As the website of a 130-year-old newspaper of record, it retains its core values of independence, authenticity, and credibility while adopting contemporary web design principles, tools, and features.

The design is by Mario Garcia Jr., of Garcia Media, Tampa. Florida, USA. The workflow solution is by CCI Europe A/S, Denmark.The web publishing system is from Escenic A/S, Norway.

The new design offers a refreshing mix of easy-on-the-eye layout, rich visual content, and intuitive navigation. It is optimised for the latest versions of Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome. It has topic-based exploratory and research capability. In a few months, the full content of the old website, including the archive, will migrate to the redesigned website. We will be introducing multi-media content, social media tools, and other advanced features progressively.

In the beta phase, readers can continue to visit the old website at www.thehindu.com. They can click on the 'Today's Paper' link in the beta site to go to the old website, which has the archive from the year 2000. Breaking news and updates have moved to the redesigned website. Both websites will have content from the feature sections.

Readers can comment on several stories in the beta website.

From the Print Edition
REMEMBERING 1984
Manmohan a balm, but anger still lingers in Sikhs
The absence of justice has been like a raw wound

BJP not averse to hearing Karnataka rebels
NEW DELHI: As the focus on the developments in the Karnataka BJP is slowly shifting to the capital with the arrival here of Home Minister V.S. Acharya and Speaker Jagadish Shettar, the party leadership has indicated that it is not averse to ...

‘My family was wiped out in front of me’
For victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, justice is still far away

State subsidy for single-bottle LPG connections withdrawn
Reduction in price of LPG cylinders among reasons

Bridging the chasm: the SAF peace festival
This Indo-Pakistani joint cultural venture, which was presented recently in Amritsar and Preet Nagar under the aegis of the South Asia Foundation, was an uplifting experience

OPINION
India after Indira, 25 years on
She didn’t have time to learn from her mistakes. What’s our excuse?

New judge takes over proceedings
ISLAMABAD: A new judge conducted the proceedings against the seven accused in the Mumbai attacks case on Saturday, but their indictment continues to hang in the balance and the case has been adjourned until November 7. The case is now in ...

Manmohan is a wise leader: George Bush
NEW DELHI: “I really like Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The Prime Minister is a wise leader.” This is what the former U.S. President, George W. Bush, had to say on Saturday about Dr. Singh, with whom he clinched a civil ...

Special campaign in Puducherry to step up property tax collections


Yuvraj, Dhoni take India to a well-crafted win
Spinners do a good job for India; Hussey chips in for Australia yet again

Homage to Indira Gandhi


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