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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

13:47 From firstpost

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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After intelligence reports of terror attack, security beefed up at Tihar Jail

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After intelligence reports of terror attack, security beefed up at Tihar Jail

New Delhi: Security of Tihar jail has been beefed up after intelligence inputs were received that the high profile prison may be targeted by terror outfits to free jailed terrorists.The high-security ...


India a step closer to manned mission to space as GSLV Mark-III successfully tested

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India a step closer to manned mission to space as GSLV Mark-III successfully tested

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): India moved a step closer to sending its own manned mission to space as well as heavy satellites when it successfully tested a next generation rocket and crew module on T...

Day after Delhi incident, another Uber driver raped a woman in his cab in Boston

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Day after Delhi incident, another Uber driver raped a woman in his cab in Boston

Just a day after Uber's head of global safety pledged to 'build new safety programs and intensify others', a driver registered with the company has been charged with raping a young woman in Boston. Ac...

Now granted bail, 26/11 accused Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi fathered child in jail

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Now granted bail, 26/11 accused Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi fathered child in jail

An outraged India on Thursday told Pakistan that release of LeT commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, one of the key conspirators of the Mumbai terror attacks, on bail was unacceptable to it and demanded i...

Six months into his new job, PM Modi comes second in list of top performing world leaders

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Six months into his new job, PM Modi comes second in list of top performing world leaders

Beijing: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was placed No 2, behind Chinese President Xi Jinping, in a list of 30 top-performing world leaders by a Japanese market research firm.German chancellor Angela Mer...

Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kidnap 100 women, children in Nigeria

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Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kidnap 100 women, children in Nigeria

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kidnapped more than 100 women and children and killed 35 other people on Sunday during a raid on the remote northeast Nigerian village of Gum...

Myanmar says workers innocent of murdering Britons in Thailand

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Myanmar says workers innocent of murdering Britons in Thailand

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar investigators said on Thursday they believe two Myanmar men accused of murdering two British tourists in Thailand are innocent, but witnesses who might be able to prove thei...