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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

15:01 From firstpost

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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Thailand a narcotics hub, said to have worst drug situation among Asian countries

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Thailand a narcotics hub, said to have worst drug situation among Asian countries

Thai Justice Minister Paiboon Khumchaya has said that the country has the worst drug situation among all ASEAN members.He said the drug situation in Thailand is more serious than previously thought an...


After Peshawar school massacre, Pakistan army kills 59 militants

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After Peshawar school massacre, Pakistan army kills 59 militants

Islamabad: Pakistani jets and ground forces killed 59 militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border, the army said Friday, days after Taliban fighters killed 148 people most of the...

MPs brawl in Kenyan Parliament as security bill gets seal of approval

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MPs brawl in Kenyan Parliament as security bill gets seal of approval

Kenyan lawmakers have passed the amendments proposed in the Security Laws (Amendment) Bill by two parliamentary committees amid a shouting match, name calling, blows and drama pitting the country's tw...

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...