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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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Two militants killed in encounter in Assam

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Two militants killed in encounter in Assam

Guwahati: Two NDFB-Sonbijit militants were killed in an encounter with a joint police and army team in lower Assam's Chirang district today, a police official said.The militants exchanged fire with th...


Pakistan: Karachi plunges into darkness after massive power breakdown

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Pakistan: Karachi plunges into darkness after massive power breakdown

Islamabad: Pakistan's port city of Karachi was hit by a major electricity breakdown Sunday.Electricity transmission from the national grid to Karachi was abruptly suspended, causing a power shutdown i...

Over 35,000 marooned by bad weather, flash floods in Sri Lanka

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Over 35,000 marooned by bad weather, flash floods in Sri Lanka

Colombo: Nearly 35,000 people have been marooned due to torrential rains and flashfloods in Sri Lanka, disaster officials said today. "9486 families have been affected due to bad weather that pre...

IED blast in Imphal, Manipur kills three, injures four

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IED blast in Imphal, Manipur kills three, injures four

Imphal: Three labourers were killed and four others seriously injured in a powerful IED blast in Imphal on Sunday.Police said the IED planted by the roadside near Imphal market exploded killing three ...

Iraq: On Mount Sinjar, Yazidis cheer on Kurds for breaking Islamic State siege

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Iraq: On Mount Sinjar, Yazidis cheer on Kurds for breaking Islamic State siege

Sinjar Mountain, Iraq: Iraqi Kurdish fighters flashed victory signs as they swept across the northern side of Sinjar mountain on Saturday, two days after breaking through to free hundreds of Yazidis t...

Woman in Australia charged with murder of eight children

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Woman in Australia charged with murder of eight children

Sydney: An Australian woman was charged with murder on Sunday in the deaths of seven of her children and her niece, whose bodies were found inside her home, police said.Mersane Warria, 37, was charged...

Raul Castro praises US-Cuba thaw, but says won't change political system

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Raul Castro praises US-Cuba thaw, but says won't change political system

Havana: Cuban President Raul Castro said he was ready to discuss any topic with Washington after the historic bilateral rapprochement, but warned not to expect political change.And while the leader of...