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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

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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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Indian-American Richard Verma sworn in as US Ambassador to India

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Indian-American Richard Verma sworn in as US Ambassador to India

Washington: Indian-American Richard Rahul Verma has been sworn in as the US Ambassador to India by Secretary of State John Kerry.46-year-old Verma is the first ever Indian-American to be the top US di...


MEA strips Devyani Khobragade off her duties, puts her on 'compulsory wait'

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MEA strips Devyani Khobragade off her duties, puts her on 'compulsory wait'

Taking a serious view of her recent statements to the media without prior permission from the government, the Ministry of External Affairs took administrative steps and stripped Devyani Khobragade of ...

China MH370 families protest for information on missing plane

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China MH370 families protest for information on missing plane

Beijing: Grieving family members of Chinese passengers from a missing Malaysia Airlines flight protested outside the foreign ministry in Beijing today accusing the government of failing to provide the...

Obama asks US Congress to work for closure of Guantanamo base

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Obama asks US Congress to work for closure of Guantanamo base

Washington: US President Barack Obama has asked the US Congress to work with his administration for the closure of the much-criticised terrorist detention centre at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba, ...

Ten years on, tsunami survivors in Indonesia hope to move on

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Ten years on, tsunami survivors in Indonesia hope to move on

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (Reuters) - A decade after a 10-metre (32-foot) tsunami washed away two of her three children, her home and business, Salawati is finally getting her life back on track in Indone...

China arrests U.S. missionary near North Korea border

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China arrests U.S. missionary near North Korea border

BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Friday arrested Korean American missionary who was being held near the country's border with North Korea, signalling a toughening crackdown on Christian activists in the s...

Pakistani military says it kills 32 militants in ambush

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Pakistani military says it kills 32 militants in ambush

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - The Pakistani army said it has killed 59 militants in clashes in the northwest, including 32 in an ambush in a remote valley near the Afghan border, in intensified fight...