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Rajinikanth's 'Lingaa' tweet review: First day, first show

08:25 From ibn

Rajinikanth's 'Lingaa' tweet review: First day, first show

Pune: We are almost sure that today is one of those days where young Rajinikanth fans...

Watch: Malala's attackers TTP kill at least 80 students in Peshawar

15:01 From firstpost

Watch: Malala's attackers TTP kill at least 80 students in Peshawar

At leasteighty innocent children were killed by Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan operatives,...

PM Modi announces series of programmes for 'Good Governance Day' on 25 December

13:47 From firstpost

PM Modi announces series of programmes for 'Good Governance Day' on 25 December

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told party MPs that a host of...

40 charges of sexual assault, one of murdering wife: Who was Sydney gunman Man  Haron Monis

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40 charges of sexual assault, one of murdering wife: Who was Sydney gunman Man Haron Monis

Shortly after the gunman holding dozens of patrons and staff captive at Sydney's Lindt...

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China shaming: 200 villagers vote, sign petition to expel HIV-positive boy

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China shaming: 200 villagers vote, sign petition to expel HIV-positive boy

Beijing: The plight of a Chinese boy with the HIV virus, reportedly pushed to leave his home by 200 villagers who signed a petition, sparked intense online soul-searching in the country on Thursday.Th...


Don't rely on luck: Experts say Sydney, Peshawar attacks are warning to India

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Don't rely on luck: Experts say Sydney, Peshawar attacks are warning to India

New Delhi: The two recent incidents of terror the Sydney hostage crisis on Monday followed by the massacre of school children in Peshawar on Tuesday - may be unrelated incidents, but security experts...

Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels to restart peace talks

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Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels to restart peace talks

Kiev: Ukraine's pro-European leaders and Kremlin-backed rebels agreed today to hold long-delayed peace talks, as Russia reeled from a currency crisis and faced still more sanctions from the West.Sunda...

Five Tehreek-e-Taliban militants killed in Karachi

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Five Tehreek-e-Taliban militants killed in Karachi

Karachi: Five militants of the Pakistani Taliban were killed in the city by paramilitary rangers on Wednesday.A spokesman for the Pakistan Rangers told reporters that three of the slain terrorists hav...

Cold wave sweeps over Uttarakhand, 24 killed

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Cold wave sweeps over Uttarakhand, 24 killed

Uttarakhand: Almora, Pithoragarh and other regions in Kumaon are witnessing temperatures between 1 degrees Celsius and minus 4 degrees Celsius.Intense cold wave conditions accompanied by snowfall hav...

UN chief Ban Ki-moon to visit Ebola-hit African nations

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UN chief Ban Ki-moon to visit Ebola-hit African nations

United Nations: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday said he will embark on a trip today to Guinea, Liberia, Mali and Sierra Leone, the four African countries most affected by the deadly Ebol...

ISRO set to launch India's heaviest rocket, GSLV-Mark III today

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ISRO set to launch India's heaviest rocket, GSLV-Mark III today

Chennai: The countdown for the morning test launch of India's heaviest and next generation rocket-Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-Mark III) carrying a crew module began at 9 am on Wednes...