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US Senators John McCain, Marco Rubio win their Republican primaries

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US Senators John McCain, Marco Rubio win their Republican primaries

Washington: Key US senators John McCain and Marco Rubio won their Republican primaries on Tuesday, setting up high-profile re-election efforts in November as their party fights to retain control of Co...


John Kerry at IIT-Delhi: Terror groups can't be fought by a single nation alone

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John Kerry at IIT-Delhi: Terror groups can't be fought by a single nation alone

As heavy rains lashed the national capital,leading to water-logging in major roads, US Secretary of State JohnKerry began his address to the students of IIT-Delhi by taking a dig at the weather, &...

Robert Vadra land deal case: Justice Dhingra commission to submit report today

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Robert Vadra land deal case: Justice Dhingra commission to submit report today

Justice SN Dhingra-led inquiry commission, which is probing a scam involving the grant of licences for Change in Land Use (CLU) in four villages of Gurgaon, including the licence granted to the compan...

Delhi, Gurugram experience heavy rains; John Kerry's visit to IIT-D delayed

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Delhi, Gurugram experience heavy rains; John Kerry's visit to IIT-D delayed

Heavy rains on Wednesday morning caused waterlogging in many areas and massive traffic jams in New Delhi and Gurugram. Many people got stuck on the roads. There has been severe waterlogging and floodi...

Nine dead as typhoon hits northern Japan

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Nine dead as typhoon hits northern Japan

Tokyo: Nine elderly people were killed when their nursing home flooded in northern Japan after Typhoon Lionrock dumped heavy rains on the area.Japanese broadcaster NHK, quoting Japanese police, said n...

US activists call for a lift on ban of religious headgear in sporting activities

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US activists call for a lift on ban of religious headgear in sporting activities

Washington: Over 50 interfaith and advocacyorganisations have called on the International BasketballFederation to lift its ban on religious headgear that barsMuslim, Sikh and Jewish athletes from comp...

3,000 migrants saved off Libya a day after 6,500 were rescued

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3,000 migrants saved off Libya a day after 6,500 were rescued

Rome: Rescuers saved 3,000 migrants in the waters off Libya on Tuesdayas they tried desperately to reach Europe, a day after a record 6,500 people were rescued in the Mediterranean."Around 3,...