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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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Mauritania condemns man to death for "insulting the prophet"

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Mauritania condemns man to death for "insulting the prophet"

NOUAKCHOTT (Reuters) - Mauritania on Thursday condemned a man to death for "insulting the prophet", a human rights group said, a day after the country opened the trial of an anti-slavery act...


Firebomb attack wounds Israeli father and daughter in W. Bank

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Firebomb attack wounds Israeli father and daughter in W. Bank

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A firebomb attack on a car in the occupied West Bank left an an 11-year-old Israeli girl severely burned and her father injured on Thursday, the Israeli military said.The Israeli...

Two more NY men arrested for threatening police after officers killed

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Two more NY men arrested for threatening police after officers killed

(Reuters) - Two more men have been arrested for threatening New York police, including one who called the precinct headquarters of two officers killed as they sat in their patrol car and asked to spea...

Sudan expels two senior U.N. officials - sources

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Sudan expels two senior U.N. officials - sources

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudan has ordered two senior United Nations officials to leave, U.N. sources said on Thursday, in what appeared to be an escalation of President Omar Hassan al-Bashir's move again...

Syria's war enters new year more fragmented than ever

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Syria's war enters new year more fragmented than ever

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Deep into its fourth year of conflict, Syria looks less and less like a state than a patchwork of warring fiefdoms, making outside powers more reluctant to intervene even as it beco...

World looking at India with expectations, but we aren't ready: Modi

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World looking at India with expectations, but we aren't ready: Modi

Making a strong pitch for producing good teachers in large numbers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched a mission in this regard amid his assertion that the whole world is looking at Ind...

Assam: Centre promises 'time-bound' action against Bodo group

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Assam: Centre promises 'time-bound' action against Bodo group

As fresh incidents of violence in Assam broke out, the Centre today promised a "time-bound" action against the Bodo group which carried out the massacre of tribals, ruling out talks with the...