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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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US-Cuba deal: Parents of convicted spy still searching for their son

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US-Cuba deal: Parents of convicted spy still searching for their son

Havana: The parents of convicted spy Rolando Sarraff Trujillo feared the worst when their son failed to call home from prison and they were told he had been taken away at dawn. But officials assured t...


Severe snow storm hits Japan, 11 dead

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Severe snow storm hits Japan, 11 dead

Up to 11 people are now reported tohave died in a winter snow storm gripping much of Japan, asforecasters on Friday warned bad weather would continue.Northern and central parts of Japan have been lash...

At UN debate, India warns of foreign-backed terrorist threats to Afghanistan

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At UN debate, India warns of foreign-backed terrorist threats to Afghanistan

United Nations: As the UN-mandated international combat mission in Afghanistan enters its final days after a democratic transfer of power, a Security Council debate put the spotlight on the terrorist ...

Pak made a mockery of its commitment to fight terror: India on 26/11 accused Lakhvi's bail

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Pak made a mockery of its commitment to fight terror: India on 26/11 accused Lakhvi's bail

New Delhi: India has conveyed to Pakistan its "strong concern" on grant of bail to key Mumbai attack handler Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, saying the release will make a mockery of Pakistan's commit...

I am a soldier: Mehdi Biswas doesn't regret handling pro-ISIS Twitter account

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I am a soldier: Mehdi Biswas doesn't regret handling pro-ISIS Twitter account

After the arrest of pro-ISIS Twitter account handler Mehdi Masroor Biswas in Bengaluru, Home Minister Rajnath Singh had sought to reassure the nation by saying that the Islamic State has 'negligible' ...

Pak Army Chief Sharif approves execution of six Pakistani terrorists

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Pak Army Chief Sharif approves execution of six Pakistani terrorists

Islamabad: Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif has approved the execution of six terrorists who were sentenced to death by military courts, a media report said Friday."Chief of Army Staff t...

Hotel magnate Sant Singh Chatwal avoids prison in illegal campaign contribution scheme

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Hotel magnate Sant Singh Chatwal avoids prison in illegal campaign contribution scheme

A hotel tycoon and former Hillary Clinton fundraiser avoided prison on Thursday for conspiring to make $188,000 in illegal U.S. campaign contributions using straw donors.Sant Singh Chatwal, chairman o...