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Shares of Eros, Mandhana tank as Salman Khan gets 5 years in jail

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Shares of Eros, Mandhana tank as Salman Khan gets 5 years in jail

Eros Media and Mandhana Industries Ltd, the entities associated with Samlan Khan, came...

Sikkim CM, ministers pledge to donate 50% of a month salary to Nepal quake victims

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Sikkim CM, ministers pledge to donate 50% of a month salary to Nepal quake victims

Gangtok: Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling, his ministerial colleagues and state...

Afghan court sentences 4 to death over mob killing of woman

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Afghan court sentences 4 to death over mob killing of woman

Kabul: An Afghan judge has convicted and sentenced four men to death for their role in...

Modi's first year one of the best for India in terms of economic reforms: US expert

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Modi's first year one of the best for India in terms of economic reforms: US expert

Washington: The first year of the new BJP government is one of the best years for India...

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Those who act peacefully for change are not anti-govt: US to India on crackdown on NGOs

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Those who act peacefully for change are not anti-govt: US to India on crackdown on NGOs

New Delhi: The US on Wednesday hit out at Modi government for the punitive action against scores of NGOs, saying those who act peacefully to seek change are not anti-government and not trying to weake...


Global carbon dioxide levels highest in 2 mn years; increasing at record pace

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Global carbon dioxide levels highest in 2 mn years; increasing at record pace

Washington: Global levels of carbon dioxide, the most prevalent heat-trapping gas, have passed a daunting milestone, US government scientists say.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration sa...

Indian-origin voters could hold key as United Kingdom goes to polls

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Indian-origin voters could hold key as United Kingdom goes to polls

London: Indian-origin migrants that form the UK's largest foreign-born voter population could play a decisive role in the country's 7 May general elections which may result in a hung Parliament.The pa...

Govt clears amendment to Whistleblowers Protection Act, Cong slams move

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Govt clears amendment to Whistleblowers Protection Act, Cong slams move

New Delhi: Government on Wednesday approved an amendment in the Whistleblowers Protection Act 2011 to keep issues of national security out of its purview.The decision came on a day when Congress Presi...

How did Lakhvi get bail? Who stood for his surety? India likely to ask Pakistan

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How did Lakhvi get bail? Who stood for his surety? India likely to ask Pakistan

New Delhi: India is likely to ask Pakistan as to how Mumbai terror attacks accused Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi was released from jail on bail in violation of the United Nations norms as his outfit Lashkar-e...

Collegium system is opaque, has stifled democracy: Govt tells SC

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Collegium system is opaque, has stifled democracy: Govt tells SC

New Delhi: Putting up a strident case for the new system of judges appointment, the government on Wednesday submitted before the Supreme Court that the collegium method has failed because it was an &q...

SC pulls up Centre, states for not giving publicity to its directions on female foeticide

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SC pulls up Centre, states for not giving publicity to its directions on female foeticide

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed displeasure over the conduct of Centre, Delhi government and various states for not giving wide publicity to its directions on female foeticide for ...