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Live: Kejriwal holds open cabinet meeting at Delhi’s Connaught Place
25 May 2015 19:00 - News Post

06:57 PMAnti corruption bureau was constituted 40 years ago. Earlier, it had the rights of prosecution, central govt put an end to it: CM Kejriwal06:54 PMCentral govt issued notice and made the offici [ ... ]

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Live: Those who looted India face worse days ahead, PM Modi says in Mathura
25 May 2015 18:00 - News Post

05:49 PMPM Narendra Modi concludes his speech with chants of 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai'05:47 PMIssue of farmers' suicide must not be politicized: PM Modi05:46 PMWe will get rid of poverty, make our nation e [ ... ]

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Malaysia finds 139 graves at ‘cruel’ camps
25 May 2015 18:00 - News Post

Malaysia has found 139 graves, and signs of torture, in more than two dozen squalid human trafficking camps suspected to have been used by gangs smuggling migrants across the border with Thailand, the [ ... ]

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Live: PM Modi in Mathura to mark one year of govt
25 May 2015 17:00 - News Post

PM Narendra Modi addresses a rally in Mathura's Chandrabhan village, the birth place of Jan Sangh's ideologue Deen Dayal Upadhyay, to mark NDA government's one year in office. Stay with us for live up [ ... ]

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10 ways to keep you and your car safe from fire
25 May 2015 15:00 - News Post

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Click here to see CBSE Class XII results
25 May 2015 13:00 - News Post

The CBSE Board Class 12th examinations concluded in the month of March and now the result for the same is expected to be announced in the month of May. This year, about 10,40,368 students have appeare [ ... ]

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Killer heat claims 165 more lives in AP, Telangana; toll 500 in 5 days
25 May 2015 11:00 - News Post

The scorching summer continued to claim lives in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, with as many as 165 more deaths reported on Sunday, even as the soaring mercury broke records in other parts of India....

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Mumbai Indians crush Chennai Super Kings to capture IPL 2015 title
25 May 2015 03:00 - News Post

Mumbai Indians' love affair with Eden Gardens continued as they clinched their second IPL title following a 41-run win over Chennai Super Kings....

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Heat claims 165 more lives in AP, Telangana
25 May 2015 02:00 - News Post

The scorching summer continued to claim lives in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, with as many as 165 more deaths reported on Sunday, even as the soaring mercury broke records in other parts of India....

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DGCA inspectors take free rides 'on duty'
25 May 2015 02:00 - News Post

They were employed by the Indian aviation regulator over a year ago to carry out airline surveillance....

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Mumbai Indians crush Chennai Super Kings to win IPL 2015 title
25 May 2015 00:00 - News Post

While chasing down a monstrous target, CSK put up a listless show with the bat too. Dwayne Smith and Suresh Raina essayed useful knocks, but struggled to up the tempo. All of MI's bowlers bowled with  [ ... ]

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IPL 2015 final live scorecard: Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings
24 May 2015 20:00 - News Post

Right.. it's time for action. Bat first and defend is the norms of any final, but MS has decided to go the other route. This is the third time that the two teams are meeting in a final. The team batti [ ... ]

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India-Myanmar border prone to frequent quakes
17 May 2015 05:39 - News Post

With the horrors of the Nepal quake fresh in the minds of the people here, experts warned that areas along the India-Myanmar border frequently experience earthquake of magnitude five on the Richter Scale and that a high-magnitude temblor can strike the region any time...

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‘People want me to write good things about Assam’...
17 May 2015 05:32 - News Post

Author of ‘The House with a Thousand Stories’, Aruni Kashyap, writes in Assamese & English. He talks to Amava Bhattacharya about the challenges of writing on the region...

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‘Spl category status of NE states should continue’...
16 May 2015 06:55 - News Post

Guwahati: Chief ministers of the seven northeastern states and Sikkim have jointly adopted a resolution to oppose any move by the Centre to abolish the special category status to the backward states, which will deprive them from receiving huge additional central funds.The chief ministers have submi [ ... ]

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Talks Between Ulfa Doves Govt Resume
16 May 2015 06:33 - News Post

Guwahati: After a break of almost 18 months, peace talks resumed between the pro-talks faction of Ulfa, Centre and the state government in New Delhi on Friday. This is the seventh round of dialogue since 2011 but the first with the new government, which decided to prioritize early completion of the [ ... ]

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Three tremors within 1 hr jolt Assam, people on gu...
13 May 2015 06:35 - News Post

Guwahati: Three tremors generated by a series of earthquakes in Nepal shook Assam within a span of one hour on Tuesday afternoon. However, there was no report of any loss of life or damage to structures.The first tremor occurred at 12.35 pm, the magnitude of which at the epicenter was measured at  [ ... ]

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Bangla dancer recalls Liberation War memories
13 May 2015 06:30 - News Post

Agartala: Sixty-one-year-old renowned Bangladeshi dancer Minu Haque on Monday walked down the memory lane and broke into tears as the dreary scenes of the horrors of Bangladesh Liberation War came crowding her mind. She took the stage to share her experience with a hall packed with audience after a [ ... ]

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Myths about JE vaccine hit drive
13 May 2015 05:23 - News Post

Guwahati: The joint director of health of Kamrup (Metro) district, Ganesh Saikia, on Tuesday said guardians of students studying in some of the private schools of the district are hesitant about the government’s Japanese Encephalitis (JE) vaccination programme.On March 26, the state health departm [ ... ]

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Badal rues lack of skilled labour at Niti Aayog me...
12 May 2015 06:47 - News Post

Shillong: The chief minister of Punjab and chairman of the Niti Aayog sub-group on skill development, Parkash Singh Badal, on Monday said unemployment was a big problem in the country, the reason being lack of skilled manpower.He was speaking at the regional consultation meeting of the sub-group of [ ... ]

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‘No need to amend Constitution for demarcating dis...
03 May 2015 06:18 - News Post

Guwahati: The Protocol to the India-Bangladesh Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) of 1974, which the Centre is set to ratify by delinking Assam, has not envisaged any constitutional amendment for resolution of un-demarcated boundaries between the two countries in the three states of Assam, West Bengal a [ ... ]

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‘A singer is insulted when she is stopped from per...
03 May 2015 05:20 - News Post

Zublee Baruah, who was barred from a live show recently because she was not wearing the traditional ‘mekhala-chaddor’, tells TOI’s Gaurav Das she’s strong enough to resist culture prejudices and gender discriminations...

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Row over ‘delinking’ state in new bill to acquire ...
01 May 2015 06:06 - News Post

Guwahati: Political sparks have started flying here over a constitutional amendment bill for acquiring of land by India and transfer of certain territories to Bangladesh in fulfillment of the Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) of 1974 as it is set to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha next week with reportedly [ ... ]

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Missing pilgrim’s family identifies body
01 May 2015 05:08 - News Post

Relatives of Padma Majumdar, who was deemed missing in quake-hit Nepal, were finally able to identify her body in the mortuary of a Kathmandu government hospital on Thursday evening...

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‘Subansiri dam site is new theatre of Maoist activ...
30 Apr 2015 05:00 - News Post

The project site of the controversial Subansiri lower mega dam, at Gerukamukh near the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border, has become the new theatre of Maoist activities in the country. Union minister of state for home affairs Haribhai Parathibhai Chaudhary informed the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday that ca [ ... ]

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‘Zone V’ tag haunts region
30 Apr 2015 05:00 - News Post

Perhaps no other earthquake in the Indian subcontinent has had as big an impact on the people of Assam as Saturday’s temblor in Nepal that killed seven people from Guwahati and left many stranded...

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Families helpless as bodies yet to arrive
29 Apr 2015 06:01 - News Post

The state government on Tuesday said 22 people from Assam are still missing in Nepal. The government, meanwhile, is trying to bring back the bodies of six women pilgrims from the state who were declared dead on Monday...

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Shah blames Left rule for Tripura’s poor devpt
28 Apr 2015 06:10 - News Post

Agartala: BJP president Amit Shah attacked Left Front, terming it a misguided political force in the country, synonymous with corruption, while addressing a rally in Agartala on Monday.Shah, in his maiden rally in Tripura, criticized chief minister Manik Sarkar and said the state cannot prosper un [ ... ]

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States escape with minor bruises, no casualty yet
26 Apr 2015 05:10 - News Post

The impact of the earthquake that hit Nepal was felt right up to the Patkai Hills that border Myanmar. The seven states felt strong tremors, but did not report any major damage to life or property...

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Veterans recall day the Brahmaputra changed course
26 Apr 2015 05:05 - News Post

Guwahati: For senior citizens here, the devastating earthquake in Nepal on Saturday was a grim reminder of a similar catastrophe that struck the state on the evening of Independence Day in 1950 and changed the course of the mighty Brahmaputra, altering its morphology. The earthquake measured 8.7 on  [ ... ]

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Technology News

Turning over a new leap
24 May 2015 21:35 - News Post

With an amazingly efficient battery and sturdy design, the BlackBerry Leap does tick quite a few boxes. However, it is unlikely to trouble competitors in its segment...

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Design identical, features upgraded
24 May 2015 21:34 - News Post

A twin of its predecessor, the HTC One M9+ is a bit pricey...

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Micromax 2-in-1: An OK buy
24 May 2015 21:33 - News Post

The 10.1-inch Laptab looks sleek and is not very heavy at about 1.1 kg...

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Bounty: Check in and win
24 May 2015 21:32 - News PostBounty: Check in and win

The app works even if you're offline...

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Struggling BlackBerry announces new round of layof...
24 May 2015 10:13 - News Post

BlackBerry is laying off an unspecified number of workers around the world as the struggling smartphone manufacturer tries to make its device business profitable....

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Computers can now see images
23 May 2015 00:13 - News Post

I took a picture of a small citrus fruit in the palm of my hand, and sent it to Baidu with the question, "What is in the centre of the hand?" The software answered: "An orange."...

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UC Browser leaks sensitive data, shows study
22 May 2015 17:24 - News Post

UC Browser, with more than 500 million registered users, is owned by Alibaba...

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India not yet ready to become a production hub for...
20 May 2015 18:04 - News Post

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's flagship campaign, 'Make in India', might have started gaining momentum, thanks to investments from China, South Korea and the US but the Japanese electronic equipment major, Panasonic, says India is not yet ready for ......

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Indian IT captured quarter of top 100 outsourcing ...
20 May 2015 15:00 - News Post

India-based IT companies captured nearly a quarter of the top 100 outsourcing deals in 2014, said International Data Corporation's (IDC) analysis of worldwide outsourcing deals during the 2012-2014 time period....

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Twitter-Google deal puts tweets in search results
20 May 2015 04:42 - News Post

Google and Twitter have announced a partnership to display tweets in search results, renewing a tie-up that ended in 2011....

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ZTE launches NubiaZ9 mini in India
19 May 2015 18:28 - News Post

ZTE on Tuesday announced its entry into Indian market with the launch of Nubia Z9 mini. The smartphone has a camera 16 MP and 8 MP primary and secondary cameras, respectively. The Nubia Z9 mini will be available on Amazon.in for Rs 16,999....

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U&Me eyes $10 mn from enterprise mobile messenger
19 May 2015 16:08 - News Post

U&Me Plus currently has more than 600 enterprise customers, and has seen over a million downloads...

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Games on Facebook Messenger very soon
19 May 2015 15:22 - News Post

You may soon be able to play games over Facebook Messenger. According to reports, Facebook is already in talks with developers for creating games for Messenger....

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Twitter, LinkedIn: Top choices for world's best CE...
19 May 2015 15:20 - News Post

Top bosses at the world's 50 biggest companies are using Twitter and LinkedIn more than they did two years ago and have completely deserted Facebook, a new study reveals....

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LG G Watch Urbane now on Amazon for Rs 29,990
19 May 2015 14:51 - News PostLG G Watch Urbane now on Amazon for Rs 29,990

LG's flagship smartwatch, the G Watch Urbane, is now available for purchase in India on Amazon. While the watch has been priced at Rs 29,990 on the e-commerce site, GSM arena expects its actual price at Rs. 35,000....

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An app that lets you manage your errands seamlessl...
18 May 2015 20:16 - News Post

Timesaverz, an on-demand home-services app, makes your life easier by offering various handyman services...

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Housing.com expands into 101 cities
18 May 2015 19:26 - News Post

Vishakhapatnam, Kanpur, Ludhiana, Rajahmundry, Panchkula are a few of the cities the real estate platform expanded its reach to...

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4G devices shipments touch 2.2 mn in Jan-Mar qtr: ...
18 May 2015 19:02 - News Post

4G-LTE device shipments more than doubled in the said quarter, growing 108%...

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Tuesday, 11 June 2013 11:32
Sooraj Pancholi arrested in Jiah Khan suicide case
The Juhu police Monday evening arrested Sooraj Pancholi, son of actors Aditya Pancholi and Zarina...
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Monday, 10 June 2013 17:27
Priyanka Chopra's father passes away, celebs condole his death
National award-winning actress Priyanka Chopra's father, Dr Ashok Chopra, passed away today at a...
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Tuesday, 04 June 2013 12:12
Bollywood mourns Jiah Khan’s untimely death
Calling her “full of life” and “high-spirited”, Bollywood celebrities expressed their grief and...
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Tuesday, 04 June 2013 12:08
Bollywood Actress Jiah Khan commits suicide
Bollywood actor Jiah Khan has allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence in...
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Monday, 03 June 2013 13:57
Amitabh remembers his 'no fuss' wedding on 40th anniversary
Recalling his wedding 40 years ago, megastar Amitabh Bachchan today said that it seemed like...
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Thursday, 30 May 2013 17:44
Rituparno Ghosh's sudden death comes as 'shock' for industry
KOLKATA: Calling him a 'great genius', 'torchbearer of new wave Bengali cinema' and 'true...
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Thursday, 30 May 2013 11:36
Renowned Filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh passes away
Acclaimed filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh, who charted a new wave in Bengali cinema with his thought...
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Saturday, 25 May 2013 12:50
Mumbai bomb blast inspired me to make 'D-Day', says Nikhil Advani
Mumbai: Filmmaker Nikhil Adwani, who is gearing up for his film ‘D-Day’ says Mumbai bomb blast...
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Wednesday, 22 May 2013 11:48
Sanjay Dutt shifted to high security Yervada jail in Pune
MUMBAI: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt was today shifted to high security Yervada jail in Pune from...
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Monday, 20 May 2013 17:09
Aishwarya Rai stuns in flowy gown, saree at Cannes
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looked slim and elegant as she made her much awaited entry to the Cannes...
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Friday, 17 May 2013 08:08
Amitabh Bachchan impresses Cannes audience in Hindi
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who opened the 66th Cannes International Film Festival with his The...
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Tuesday, 14 May 2013 09:49
Don't see 'The Great Gatsby' role as Hollywood debut: Amitabh Bachchan
New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan has called his belated Hollywood debut in 'The Great Gatsby' "just a...
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Tuesday, 14 May 2013 09:20
Bollywood actress Chitrangada Singh denies divorce reports
Reports of Chitrangada Singh and her golfer husband of 12-years Jyoti Randhawa filing a mutual...
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Sunday, 12 May 2013 13:53
Sanjay Dutt finishes work on some films, few still pending
Mumbai: With a few days left for actor Sanjay Dutt to surrender in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts...
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Thursday, 09 May 2013 17:12
Voices in raunchy MMS clip are tampered, scenes original: Veena Malik
Claiming that the voices in a leaked MMS clip featuring her in a compromising position with a...
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Thursday, 09 May 2013 17:05
DDLJ voted favourite Indian film of the past 100 years
London: Cinema lovers have voted Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (DDLJ) as their most favourite...
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Thursday, 09 May 2013 08:51
'Shootout At Wadala' going strong at the box office
Mumbai: Crime thriller ‘Shootout At Wadala’ has collected approximately Rs.33 crore till Tuesday,...
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Thursday, 09 May 2013 08:37
Hrithik Roshan feels he is blessed with the best body in Bollywood
Actor Hrithik Roshan, who has been working on his physique for a distinct look in 'Krissh 3',...
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Wednesday, 08 May 2013 19:00
Verdict in Salman's hit-and-run case on June 10
Mumbai: A Mumbai sessions court will deliver its verdict on June 10 on the admissibility of an...
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Tuesday, 07 May 2013 10:07
I am not a porn star, says Veena Malik
New Delhi: Veena Malik – who makes headlines for her bold acts on and off screen – has openly...
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Saturday, 04 May 2013 17:24
Ranbir Kapoor detained, fined 60k for customs violation
Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor was on Saturday detained and fined about Rs 60,000 on undeclared...
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Friday, 03 May 2013 17:57
Aishwarya, Sonam, Freida to walk Cannes red carpet
New Delhi: Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto will sport Bollywood inspired looks as...
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Friday, 03 May 2013 17:32
Deaf Nehal Bhogaita crowned Miss India Worldwide
Britain's Nehal Bhogaita has won the title of Miss India Worldwide, making her the first deaf to...
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Friday, 03 May 2013 17:29
Salman's NGO comes to aid of drought-hit Maharastra districts
Bollywood star Salman Khan's Being Human foundation has come forward to offer help in the...
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