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

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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

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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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Six months into his new job, PM Modi comes second in list of top performing world leaders

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Six months into his new job, PM Modi comes second in list of top performing world leaders

Beijing: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was placed No 2, behind Chinese President Xi Jinping, in a list of 30 top-performing world leaders by a Japanese market research firm.German chancellor Angela Mer...


Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kidnap 100 women, children in Nigeria

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Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kidnap 100 women, children in Nigeria

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kidnapped more than 100 women and children and killed 35 other people on Sunday during a raid on the remote northeast Nigerian village of Gum...

Myanmar says workers innocent of murdering Britons in Thailand

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Myanmar says workers innocent of murdering Britons in Thailand

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar investigators said on Thursday they believe two Myanmar men accused of murdering two British tourists in Thailand are innocent, but witnesses who might be able to prove thei...

U.S. considers 'proportional' response to Sony hacking attack

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U.S. considers 'proportional' response to Sony hacking attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States said on Thursday a cyber attack on Sony Pictures was a serious national security matter and the Obama administration was considering a proportional response, a...

U.S. considers 'proportionate' response to Sony hacking attack

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U.S. considers 'proportionate' response to Sony hacking attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States said on Thursday a cyber attack on Sony Pictures blamed on North Korea was a serious national security matter and the Obama administration was considering a pr...

Kenya security law approved despite disruptions in parliament

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Kenya security law approved despite disruptions in parliament

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's parliament approved new anti-terrorism laws on Thursday after chaotic scenes in which opposition legislators, citing a threat to civil liberties and free speech, threw book...

My heart is in Peshawar, says Satyarthi, appeals terrorists to spare children

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My heart is in Peshawar, says Satyarthi, appeals terrorists to spare children

New Delhi: Terming the militant attack on a Peshawar school as an "act of sin", Nobel Peace prize winnerKailash Satyarthi on Thursday appealed to the terrorist groups to spare children and a...