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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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Leh, Kargil freeze as temperatures drop to minus 14 in Kashmir

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Leh, Kargil freeze as temperatures drop to minus 14 in Kashmir

Leh and Kargil, in the frontierLadakh region, recorded the lowest temperatures of the seasonso far with the mercury plunging more than 14 degrees belowthe freezing point as Kashmir division continued ...


Peshawar attack planned by 16 Taliban militants in Afghanistan, say Pakistani officials

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Peshawar attack planned by 16 Taliban militants in Afghanistan, say Pakistani officials

Islamabad: Sixteen top Taliban militants, including Mullah Fazlullah, planned the deadly Peshawar school massacre during a meeting held in Afghanistan in early December, Pakistani officials said on Th...

One more succumbs to swine flu, takes death-toll in T'gana to 8

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One more succumbs to swine flu, takes death-toll in T'gana to 8

One more person has succumbed toswine flu in Hyderabad, taking the total number of deaths dueto the disease this year in Telangana to eight.Two persons infected with the H1N1 virus died late onTuesday...

SC extends Jayalalithaa's bail by four months in disproportionate assets case

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SC extends Jayalalithaa's bail by four months in disproportionate assets case

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday extended the bail of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa by another four months as it asked the Karnataka high court to decide on her appeal challe...

Pakistan should hand over Dawood, Hafiz Saeed to India: Venkaiah Naidu

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Pakistan should hand over Dawood, Hafiz Saeed to India: Venkaiah Naidu

New Delhi: India on Thursday asked Pakistan to hand over Mumbai terror attack accused Hafiz Saeed and Dawood Ibrahim, who also figures in the country's most wanted list, to it if the neighbouring coun...

Sony cancels parody film on Kim Jong-Un after US blames N-Korea for hacking internal files

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Sony cancels parody film on Kim Jong-Un after US blames N-Korea for hacking internal files

Sony Pictures on Wednesday cancelled the release of a madcap comedy about North Korea that triggered chilling threats from hackers, as US investigators reportedly blamed Pyongyang for a damaging cyber...

US, allies continue airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria

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US, allies continue airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria

Military forces of the US and partner-nations continued to attack Islamic State (IS) targets in Syria and Iraq over the past three days, a US defence department statement said.In Syria, five airstrike...