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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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Parliamentary panel for syllabus to sensitise students on gender issues

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Parliamentary panel for syllabus to sensitise students on gender issues

New Delhi: Expressing concern over the slow progress of various projects aimed at eliminating genderdiscrimination in the country, a parliamentary committee on Empowerment of Women today recommended p...


Gandhi Vs Godse: We need to go beyond the binaries of good and evil

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Gandhi Vs Godse: We need to go beyond the binaries of good and evil

Like the word frenemy, a combination of friend and enemy, we need a new word for someone who could be both a hero and villain to someone or the other. Maybe a Villero?Coining a new, elegant word to me...

Pakistan to amend anti-terror laws to expedite trial of terrorists: Nawaz Sharif

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Pakistan to amend anti-terror laws to expedite trial of terrorists: Nawaz Sharif

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday said the anti-terror laws will be amended to expedite the trial of people arrested in terror related cases, as pressure mounted on his governm...

Jammu and Kashmir on high alert with one day to go for last phase of polling

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Jammu and Kashmir on high alert with one day to go for last phase of polling

Jammu, Dec 19 (IANS) After ensuring a peaceful, incident-free four phases of the assembly election in Jammu and Kashmir, authorities Friday sounded high alert in the Jammu region where 20 constituenci...

Quid-pro-quo investment cases against Jagan Reddy: Accused appear before court

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Quid-pro-quo investment cases against Jagan Reddy: Accused appear before court

Hyderabad: In response to court summons, Ongole MP YV Subba Reddy, IAS officer SN Mohanty and other accused in the quid-pro-quo investment cases involving the YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy ap...

Fresh US sanctions could do long-term damage to relations with Russia: Lavrov

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Fresh US sanctions could do long-term damage to relations with Russia: Lavrov

Moscow: New US legislation authorising sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis could undermine relations between Moscow and Washington for a long time, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was q...

The making of a terrorist: Here's how people are taught to lose their humanity

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The making of a terrorist: Here's how people are taught to lose their humanity

What makes terrorists such ruthless beasts, bereft of all feelings normal to human beings? The cruelty involved in the killing of 132 children in a Peshawar school and the total lack of remorse among ...