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Alps crash: Airlines introduce new cockpit rule
27 Mar 2015 13:00 - News Post

Airlines rushed on Thursday to change their rules so as to require a second crew member in the cockpit at all times....

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NRIs return home to work as economy surges
27 Mar 2015 12:00 - News Post

The trend of Indians returning from abroad to work here has picked up pace with the recovery in the country’s economy....

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India turns to 'satellite god' for crop mapping
27 Mar 2015 12:00 - News Post

India can use its own geostationary satellites, but some see obstacles to its plans including a need to check findings on the ground or the risk of cloud obscuring images....

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World Cup: Is Dhoni losing his Midas touch?
27 Mar 2015 10:00 - News Post

When Dhoni was surprisingly named captain in 2007 as senior players backed out of the inaugural World T20, he responded by leading his team to the title....

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Growing trend: NRIs return home to work as economy surges
27 Mar 2015 04:00 - News Post

The trend of Indians returning from abroad to work here has picked up pace with the recovery in the country’s economy....

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Germanwings co-pilot was very happy with job
27 Mar 2015 04:00 - News Post

Andreas Lubitz never appeared anything but thrilled to have landed a pilot's job with Germanwings, according to those who helped him learn to fly as a teenager in this town in the forested hills of we [ ... ]

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India's title defence ends in heartbreak, Dhoni bats for under-fire Kohli
26 Mar 2015 23:00 - News Post

India's superb run in the World Cup came to an inglorious end when they surrendered meekly to Australia, losing by 95 runs in the semifinal....

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What we know about co-pilot who killed 150
26 Mar 2015 22:00 - News Post

The co-pilot of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed in the French Alps has been named by French authorities as German national Andreas Lubitz....

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What we know about co-pilot who crashed plane
26 Mar 2015 21:00 - News Post

The co-pilot of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed in the French Alps has been named by French authorities as German national Andreas Lubitz....

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Germanwings co-pilot 'deliberately crashed plane'
26 Mar 2015 20:00 - News Post

The co-pilot 'voluntarily' initiated the descent of the Germanwings flight that crashed into the French Alps and refused to open the door to the pilot who was outside the cockpit, the lead investigato [ ... ]

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Six reasons why Team India is flying home
26 Mar 2015 20:00 - News Post

It was never meant to be easy. But few had expected such a one-sided affair. After Team India’s dream run in the group stage, many thought that Dhoni’s boys could turn the tables on Michael Clarke [ ... ]

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MS Dhoni on ODI retirement: I am still 33
26 Mar 2015 20:00 - News Post

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni refused to give an indication whether he will retire from ODIs after his team lost the World Cup semifinal to Australia....

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AGP gears up for BTC polls amid prez post row
22 Mar 2015 06:29 - News Post

Guwahati: The AGP is gearing up for the April 8 Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) polls amid differences within the party for the president's post. The party leadership said it will take the support of various social and non-political groups in the region.The party has declared the names of candida [ ... ]

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‘Development of NE linked to skills tech colleges ...
22 Mar 2015 05:00 - News Post

Atul Bora, director of tech education, talks to TOI’s Kangkan Kalita about the growing interest in engineering courses and how it could transform the region...

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Korean taekwondo coach duped of more than 10L
21 Mar 2015 05:05 - News Post

A South Korean training taekwondo players in Guwahati has been duped of more than Rs 10 lakh by his assistant...

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Mukul presents 819-cr deficit budget, petrol price...
19 Mar 2015 06:07 - News Post

Shillong: Exemptions on diesel and petrol have been withdrawn even as prices of cigarettes and other similar products have been hiked in Meghalaya as chief minister Mukul Sangma presented a Rs 819-crore deficit budget for 2015-16 in the assembly on Wednesday.The state government has also increase [ ... ]

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Bandh against ILP-type bill hits Imphal
17 Mar 2015 06:19 - News Post

Life in Imphal came to a halt on Monday because of a general strike called by the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS), a powerful pressure group that wants the Okram Ibobi Singh government to pass a legislation to check demographic imbalances wherein non-locals outnumber indigenous  [ ... ]

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Over 1L new members in state NSUI
17 Mar 2015 05:17 - News Post

At a time Congress is going through a tough phase after successive electoral defeats, the number of members in its student wing National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) in Assam has doubled...

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ASSAM’S PRIDE AT STAKE
17 Mar 2015 04:01 - News Post

The temple of Assam’s pride — Kaziranga National Park — is fast losing its sanctity with poachers killing its famed one-horn rhinos with sophisticated weapons almost every other day...

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Manipur unit of Sangma’s NPP merges with BJP
16 Mar 2015 06:14 - News Post

Giving further impetus to BJP’s rising organizational strength, the Manipur unit of the National Peoples’ Party (NPP) merged with the saffron party yesterday. This came after NPP dissolved its state unit....

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Rush to comply with RTE norms as deadline nears
16 Mar 2015 06:12 - News Post

As the last date for implementation of the Right to Education (RTE) — March 31 — nears, education authorities face the mammoth task to ensure that provisions of the Act are being followed in the state’s schools....

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JE vaccination drive to cover all 27 dists in Assa...
16 Mar 2015 05:13 - News Post

Assam is all set to become the first state in the country to have all 27 of its districts covered by the Japanese encephalitis (JE) vaccination drive for children between one and 15 years....

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Minister seeks NH tag for Tawang-Vijaynagar road
16 Mar 2015 05:10 - News Post

Arunachal Pradesh has urged the Centre to approve the proposed 2,000-km road from Tawang to Vijaynagar to provide connectivity to the border areas along the MacMohan line by declaring it a National Highway....

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2nd swine flu case in city
15 Mar 2015 06:28 - News Post

The city reported its second swine flu case on Friday evening...

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ILP-type bill tabled in Manipur assembly
15 Mar 2015 06:21 - News Post

The author has posted comments on this articleTNN | Mar 15, 2015, 06.21AM ISTPage 1 of 4Imphal: Manipur chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh introduced a bill to safeguard the interests of indigenous people of the state in the assembly on Friday.The 'Manipur Regulation of Visitors, Tenants and Migra [ ... ]

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NSCN-IM offers help in lynch probe
15 Mar 2015 06:12 - News Post

Condemns Rape And Exploitation Of Women Across The World...

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GU students slam self-financing course
15 Mar 2015 05:26 - News Post

Students of Gauhati University (GU) have opposed the university’s self-financing MBA course, which, they said, will pinch the pockets of students...

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Comprehensive health policy on the anvil: CM
15 Mar 2015 05:26 - News Post

Chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday announced that a comprehensive policy encompassing all health-related aspects is on the anvil...

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First broad gauge trial engine rolls into Silchar
15 Mar 2015 04:31 - News Post

The first broad gauge trial engine reached Silchar from Lumding on Friday evening, five months after the Northeast Frontier Railway announced a mega block on the 201-km hill section on October 1 last year...

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Three Santhal militants held
14 Mar 2015 06:38 - News Post

In a joint operation, troops of the Army?s Agia Brigade, under the aegis of the Red Horns Division, and Kokrajhar Police nabbed three National Santhal Liberation Army (NSLA) militants and a linkman on Friday in Kashiabari village, under Gossaigaon PS...

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Technology News

Facebook 'Messenger' now open to third-party devel...
26 Mar 2015 13:38 - News Post

The move will mark the four-year-old software's final transformation from a 'lightweight' messaging service to a full-fledged 'platform' of its own...

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Security professionals urge serious punishments fo...
25 Mar 2015 19:30 - News Post

A recent global survey of security professionals wants penalties and punishments, including imprisonment, for those held for data breaches that expose consumers' data....

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Patent Office refuses patent to Facebook applicati...
24 Mar 2015 17:56 - News Post

The order says the application is not allowable as claims represent mere algorithm implemented through software...

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Olympus launches latest mirror-less camera E-M5 Ma...
23 Mar 2015 21:03 - News Post

Priced at Rs 74,990, the camera is 40% lighter and it comes with a splash-proof, dust-proof and freeze-proof body...

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Samsung launches Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge
23 Mar 2015 16:34 - News Post

Samsung, the world's largest smartphone maker, on Monday launched its Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge devices which will be available in retail market starting April 10 (pre-booking)....

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India's stuttering internet revolution
23 Mar 2015 10:22 - News PostIndia's stuttering internet revolution

India is posed to over the US in number of internet users, but has the lowest broadband speeds in the Asia-Pacific region...

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The World Cup in 4K
22 Mar 2015 21:40 - News Post

Watching a broadcast in four times the HD resolution with TATASky's 4K set-top box is a lot more enjoyable, but only if you own a 4K television...

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World Cup fun in Teen Patti
22 Mar 2015 21:39 - News Post

Teen Patti by Octro brings the card game to your mobile. The app lets you play Teen Patti with strangers and Facebook friends. It has different modes, including a private mode where one can play with specific people provided they're on one's friends ......

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Ease of doing biz: MF investors can transact via W...
22 Mar 2015 11:28 - News PostEase of doing biz: MF investors can transact via WhatsApp, apps

To attract retail investors, mutual fund houses are tapping social media platforms like WhatsApp and a host of other calling and messaging apps to facilitate transactions in MF products...

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Apple to bring in 'revamped TV' with App store, Si...
21 Mar 2015 14:09 - News PostApple to bring in 'revamped TV' with App store, Siri in June

A report has said that Apple may bring in a "revamped Apple TV" at its World Wide Developers Conference in June.Apple's revamped TV is expected to offer more storage and feature a version of Apple's latest mobile chip, the A8, along with third-party ......

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DataWind launches low cost smartphone in UP
20 Mar 2015 16:14 - News Post

Targets youth, students with free net access for 12 months...

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Microsoft to offer 'free Windows 10 upgrade' to al...
19 Mar 2015 11:11 - News Post

Microsoft has reportedly announced that it will offer a free upgrade to Windows 10 to everyone, both hones customers and pirates, when the operating system is released this summer....

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Microsoft launches cloud training programme
18 Mar 2015 14:34 - News Post

Microsoft today announced the launch of cloud training program 'me'...

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AppDynamics: Apple Watch's Indian connection
17 Mar 2015 18:50 - News Post

The technology that powers the health monitoring apps on Apple's latest device is found by an IIT-Delhi alumnus...

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HDFC Bank launches app to allow customers transfer...
17 Mar 2015 18:18 - News Post

India's second largest private bank, HDFC Bank today launched Chillr, a mobile application that allows users to instantly transfer money to any contact in their phonebook who have the app...

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Now, Android app to help users protect mobile devi...
17 Mar 2015 16:59 - News Post

Phound! offers gadget owners the ability to control their devices and the data stored on them remotely, via the My Kaspersky portal...

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Datawind unveils free data bundled 3G handsets
17 Mar 2015 14:42 - News Post

Aakash tablet maker Datawind today launched its entry level 2G and 3G mobile handsets, priced in range of Rs 1,999-Rs 5,499, offering free data plan under a tie-up with RCom. The PocketSurfer 2G4 is a 3.5-inch, Dual SIM, EDGE network compatible ......

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Paladion Networks partners with M S Ramaiah Univer...
16 Mar 2015 19:36 - News Post

Paladion Networks on Monday said they are partnering the M S Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences to launch a Masters in Technology (MTech) programme in cyber security...

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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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