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Swine flu death toll climbs to 1075, almost 20,000 cases nationwide

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Swine flu death toll climbs to 1075, almost 20,000 cases nationwide

New Delhi: Swine flu has claimed 34 more lives as the nationwide toll from the H1N1 virus...

From villains to heroes: Can India's bowlers sustain their brilliance?

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From villains to heroes: Can India's bowlers sustain their brilliance?

In Melbourne, after South Africa lost by 130-runs to India, AB de Villiers sat in the...

Budget 2015: Super rich senior citizens to take biggest hit

16:41 From firstpost

Budget 2015: Super rich senior citizens to take biggest hit

New Delhi: Individuals with an annual income of above Rs 10 lakh but below Rs 1 crore...

Budget 2015: No steps to tackle black money via gold, imports seen surging

09:16 From firstpost

Budget 2015: No steps to tackle black money via gold, imports seen surging

Finance minister Arun Jaitley's proposals on gold in his first full-year budget are...

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Archeologists find ancient tomb of temple guard in Egypt's Luxor

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Archeologists find ancient tomb of temple guard in Egypt's Luxor

CAIRO (Reuters) - An ancient tomb belonging to Amenhotep, guard of the temple of Egyptian deity Amun, has been discovered in the southern city of Luxor, the Egypt's antiquities ministry said on Tuesda...


Iran calls Obama's 10-year nuclear demand "unacceptable"

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Iran calls Obama's 10-year nuclear demand "unacceptable"

MONTREUX, Switzerland (Reuters) - Iran on Tuesday rejected as "unacceptable" U.S. President Barack Obama's demand that it freeze sensitive nuclear activities for at least 10 years, but said ...

Pope approves legal framework for financial reform

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Pope approves legal framework for financial reform

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis approved detailed new plans to reform Vatican finances on Tuesday, giving the Australian cardinal leading the changes sweeping powers to monitor Vatican departmen...

Israel's Netanyahu warns U.S. against Iran nuclear deal

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Israel's Netanyahu warns U.S. against Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned the United States on Tuesday against agreeing to a nuclear deal with Iran and working with a country "deeply rooted in mil...

I&B Ministry issues advisory against broadcasting of Nirbhaya documentary

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I&B Ministry issues advisory against broadcasting of Nirbhaya documentary

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting late on Tuesday night issued an advisory to all television channels not to broadcast the Nirbhaya documentary by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin, news agenc...

Obama, European leaders to discuss Ukraine, global security

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Obama, European leaders to discuss Ukraine, global security

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and European leaders will hold a video conference on Tuesday to discuss the Ukraine crisis and global security issues, the White House said.Obama and...

Russians stand in line to mourn by coffin of slain Nemtsov

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Russians stand in line to mourn by coffin of slain Nemtsov

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Thousands of Russians, many carrying red carnations, on Tuesday filed past the coffin of Boris Nemtsov, the Kremlin critic whose killing last week, friends say, showed the hazards o...