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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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Internet outage seen in N. Korea amid U.S. hacking dispute

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Internet outage seen in N. Korea amid U.S. hacking dispute

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - North Korea, at the center of a confrontation with the United States over the hacking of Sony pictures (6758.T), itself experienced Internet outages on Monday, a U.S. c...


Ukraine peace talks may be held in Minsk on Dec. 24 and 26 - Poroshenko

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Ukraine peace talks may be held in Minsk on Dec. 24 and 26 - Poroshenko

KIEV (Reuters) - A fresh round of peace talks involving Russia, Ukraine and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe will be held in the Belarussian capital on Dec. 24 and 26, Ukrainian...

Cambodia charges unlicensed doctor for spreading HIV to over 100 people

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Cambodia charges unlicensed doctor for spreading HIV to over 100 people

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian prosecutors said they charged an unlicensed medical practitioner with murder on Monday, alleging he spread HIV among at least 106 villagers in the country's remote nor...

China probes former senior aide to Hu Jintao over graft

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China probes former senior aide to Hu Jintao over graft

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's ruling Communist Party announced a corruption investigation into a one-time senior aide to former president Hu Jintao on Monday, as President Xi Jinping opens another front...

Spain's Princess Cristina to stand trial on tax fraud charges

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Spain's Princess Cristina to stand trial on tax fraud charges

MADRID (Reuters) - Cristina de Borbon, sister of Spain's King Felipe VI, is to stand trial on tax fraud charges as soon as next year, becoming the first Spanish royal to face prosecution.Princess Cris...

Ex-minister Kudrin warns of "full-fledged crisis" in Russia

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Ex-minister Kudrin warns of "full-fledged crisis" in Russia

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's government has pushed the country into an economic crisis by not tackling its financial problems fast enough, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on Monday, as evide...

Death toll from Ebola in West Africa rises to 7,518 - WHO

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Death toll from Ebola in West Africa rises to 7,518 - WHO

LONDON (Reuters) - The death toll from Ebola in the three West Africa countries hardest hit by the epidemic has risen to 7,518 out of 19,340 confirmed cases recorded there to date, the World Health Or...