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Latest dope: Brother of another wrestler spiked Narsingh's food?
27 Jul 2016 11:01 - News Post

Information emerging from the SAI Centre at Sonepat points to the younger brother of an international wrestler in the super-heavyweight category, who allegedly infiltrated Narsingh’s room and contam [ ... ]

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India without aircraft carrier for next 8 months
27 Jul 2016 11:01 - News Post

India's solitary aircraft carrier, INS Vikramaditya, will be ready for action only after eight months due its ongoing maintenance refit. Indigenous aircraft carrier, INS Vikrant, will be ready only by [ ... ]

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Narsingh's food was spiked? Suspect identified
27 Jul 2016 09:00 - News Post

Information emerging from the SAI Centre at Sonepat points to the younger brother of an international wrestler in the super-heavyweight category, who allegedly infiltrated Narsingh’s room and contam [ ... ]

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Nepal will decide what's best for it: Prachanda
27 Jul 2016 09:00 - News Post

KATHMANDU: Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist-Centre) chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal will next week return as Nepal's prime minister for a second time in seven years. Better known as Prachanda (the fie [ ... ]

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I married my best friend: Bill Clinton
27 Jul 2016 09:00 - News Post

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India without aircraft carrier for 8 months
27 Jul 2016 05:00 - News Post

India's solitary aircraft carrier, INS Vikramaditya, will be ready for action only after eight months due its ongoing maintenance refit. Indigenous aircraft carrier, INS Vikrant, will be ready only by [ ... ]

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Why is Sharmila ending her fast? Near ones clueless
27 Jul 2016 04:00 - News Post

The sudden decision of civil rights activist Irom Sharmila to end her 16-year-old hunger strike against AFSPA next month has taken everyone by surprise including her associates and family members. Iro [ ... ]

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3 officials of RSPL convicted in coal scam case
27 Jul 2016 02:00 - News Post

A special court on Tuesday convicted private firm Rathi Steel and Power Ltd (RSPL) and three of its senior officials in the Kesla North coal block case. The court observed that the accused “deceived [ ... ]

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Praveen Rana to replace Narsingh Yadav: Reports
27 Jul 2016 01:00 - News Post

According to media reports, the Wrestling Federation of India on Tuesday announced Praveen Rana as the replacement of dope-tainted Narsingh Yadav at the Rio Olympics in the 74kg category of wrestling  [ ... ]

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CAG finds fault with Modi govt's coal block auction
27 Jul 2016 00:00 - News Post

Allowing multiple bids by corporates through joint ventures or group arms left much to be desired in regard to the competitiveness of the first-ever auction of coal mines held in 2014-15, the Comptrol [ ... ]

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'Narsingh wanted to kill himself after dope test'
27 Jul 2016 00:00 - News Post

"He is a self-respecting boy and a fighter. He wanted to win respect and honour for his country and his family. He has achieved everything so far without doping and he is proud of that. He can never d [ ... ]

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Protect RBI's autonomy, Rajan tells government
26 Jul 2016 22:01 - News Post

Governor Raghuram Rajan has said the criticism that RBI killed growth with high rates was at odds with "received wisdom" of India being fastest-growing and urged the government to look beyond "motivat [ ... ]

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No power connection to new buildings in hills: Kam...
27 Jul 2016 10:35 - News PostNo power connection to new buildings in hills: Kamrup(M)

The Kamrup (Metro) district administration has adopted a slew of measures to curb casualties in landslides in and around the city....

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2016-17 budget evoked mixed reactions from people
27 Jul 2016 10:33 - News Post2016-17 budget evoked mixed reactions from people

The 2016-17 budget evoked mixed reactions from people....

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Babus to mentor needy students in project Aarohan
27 Jul 2016 10:32 - News PostBabus to mentor needy students in project Aarohan

Taking a cue from Swami Vivekananda, finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma outlined a project that, if implemented, will go a long way in securing the future of Assam's youth....

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Assam budget proposes mega rural mission
26 Jul 2016 21:25 - News PostAssam budget proposes mega rural mission

Guwahati, Jul 26 () Assam government today proposed to roll out a major scheme for rural development envisaging an investment of Rs 30,000 crore over the next five years to transform each village of the state....

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2 die as Assam flood situation worsens
26 Jul 2016 21:05 - News Post2 die as Assam flood situation worsens

Guwahati, Jul 26 () Two persons died today and around 16 lakh people of 19 districts of Assam are affected by flood as the water level of the Brahmaputra and its tributaries continue to rise submerging houses, farm lands and wild life sanctuaries....

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Opp terms CM's 'People's budget' impractical
26 Jul 2016 19:15 - News PostOpp terms CM's 'People's budget' impractical

Guwahati, Jul 26 () Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today termed the first budget of his government as "peoples' budget" while the opposition described it as 'impractical'. "It is a peoples' budget....

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Federation of Industries and Commerce of North Eas...
26 Jul 2016 06:14 - News PostFederation of Industries and Commerce of North East Region wish list on eve of big day

"We feel there is a great potential for further widening the tax net as a good number of business entities are still out of the tax net....

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CBSE mulls reforms in exam system
26 Jul 2016 06:03 - News PostCBSE mulls reforms in exam system

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is mulling reforms in its examination system....

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Majuli struggles to stay afloat
26 Jul 2016 05:57 - News PostMajuli struggles to stay afloat

The flood situation in Jorhat district's Majuli island worsened on Monday.If the Brahmaputra's water level continues to rise, most of Majuli may go under water, leading to a shortage of essential commodities....

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12.47 lakh people affected, new areas flooded
26 Jul 2016 05:55 - News Post12.47 lakh people affected, new areas flooded

Guwahati/ A staggering 12.47 lakh people are reeling from the floods as Assam's Brahmaputra Valley was inundated on Monday, causing extensive damage to communication infrastructure and agricultural land....

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Threat of deadly diseases looms in deluge-hit area...
26 Jul 2016 05:53 - News PostThreat of deadly diseases looms in deluge-hit areas

The threat of outbreak of deadly diseases is looming large over the state which is reeling under floods at present....

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Engineers' forum pitches for AIIMS in Changsari
26 Jul 2016 05:52 - News PostEngineers' forum pitches for AIIMS in Changsari

A group of engineers from various organizations on Monday said they had full faith in the expert committee, appointed by the Centre, in selecting the location of the super-speciality hospital....

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'Commander-in-chief' of UPLA nabbed
26 Jul 2016 05:52 - News Post'Commander-in-chief' of UPLA nabbed

Defence PRO Lt Col S Newton said Kathar (33) alias Ramsing Engtiwas was nabbed along with two other cadres somewhere between Lank and Kheroni....

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BJP-led govt to table state budget today, Himanta ...
26 Jul 2016 05:51 - News PostBJP-led govt to table state budget today, Himanta promises 'parivartan'

parivartan, which had been the saffron's party theme in the assembly election....

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Flood triggers animal migration from Kaziranga Nat...
25 Jul 2016 19:14 - News PostFlood triggers animal migration from Kaziranga National Park

Animals from the Kaziranga National Park, a World Heritage Site about 250 km from Guwahati, have started coming out in herds in search of elevated grounds as large swathe of the protected area has been inundated by the rising water of Brahmaputra....

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Police recover 4 IEDS from upper Assam
25 Jul 2016 09:42 - News PostPolice recover 4 IEDS from upper Assam

In a big blow to militant groups, police and the security forces have recovered four IEDs from different parts of upper Assam in the past 12 hours....

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How Jabong's rocket landed in Flipkart's backyard
26 Jul 2016 18:33 - News Post

Five serious contenders, two months of rigorous meetings and hectic parleying later, Flipkart beat the stragglers, breaking the finishing tape in the race...

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Dell expands 2-in-1 portfolio with three laptops
26 Jul 2016 17:54 - News Post

Dell Inspiron 11 3000 range starts from Rs 32,690 while Inspiron 13 5000 Series 2-in-1 is available for Rs 49,490...

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Karnataka ropes in large firms to help start-ups
25 Jul 2016 23:57 - News Post

Bengaluru is ranked among the top 15 cities for start-ups in the world; wants to make it into the top 10 by 2020...

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Nilekani backs hyperlocal e-commerce start-up 10i ...
25 Jul 2016 22:50 - News Post

Invests Rs 25-30 crore in the Bengaluru start-up, his first in an e-commerce firm...

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Telecom Commission sticks to its model for calcula...
25 Jul 2016 20:54 - News Post

Sources in the DoT said the panel's decision would create a level-playing field among operators and also increase the revenue of the government...

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Digital payments to be a $500-bn industry by 2020
25 Jul 2016 20:17 - News Post

Spurred by smartphone penetration, and supported by progressive regulatory policy, the digital payments industry is at an inflection point and is set to grow 10 times by 2020...

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Indian digital payment market to reach $500 bn by ...
25 Jul 2016 15:13 - News Post

Contribution of this market to the country's GDP is likely to be 15%...

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Smart glove gives voice to gestures
25 Jul 2016 00:32 - News Post

Four engineering students from Bengaluru develop a glove that translates commonly used sign language in India into voice...

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ASUS ROG G20CB: Blood, sweat and tears in 4K
24 Jul 2016 21:50 - News Post

It is powered by 32GB RAM, NVIDIA GTX980 graphics card & an intel i7-6700 processor...

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Honor 5C: Light on your pocket
24 Jul 2016 21:48 - News Post

At Rs 10,999, the Honor 5C is a great bargain for its price...

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NBA Live Mobile: Hoops, they did it again!
24 Jul 2016 21:46 - News Post

NBA Live Mobile is the fun basketball game that will enthuse first-time gamers as well as old timers...

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Floating solar power plant comes to Chandigarh
24 Jul 2016 18:50 - News Post

It has been designed to supply power to fountains at the lake for aeration...

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Indian students join global bandwagon to develop s...
24 Jul 2016 12:08 - News Post

Four engineering students from Bengaluru develop a glove that translates commonly used sign language in India into voice...

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Pokemon Go used twice as much as Facebook
23 Jul 2016 11:44 - News Post

The massive popularity that the augmented reality game Pokemon Go has generated has broken many a record...

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Does digital therapy work?
23 Jul 2016 00:25 - News Post

Calming apps might not magically take away stress and lift the spirit, but they can help you relax if used the right way...

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Gear for the phone snappers
23 Jul 2016 00:07 - News Post

The author looks at three devices that could prove helpful for phone snappers...

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KickassTorrents' return shows battle against onlin...
22 Jul 2016 17:20 - News Post

Clones of KAT were back online for users to seed and download pirated content...

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WhatsApp adds voice mail, call back features in An...
21 Jul 2016 17:52 - News Post

With the update 2.16.189, Whatsapp users will soon have the ability to send a voicemail in case a voice call does not go through...

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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
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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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