Breaking protocol, Nepal PM to receive Modi

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Kathmandu, July 29 (IANS) Breaking protocol, Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala will receive his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi when he lands in Kathmandu Aug 3 on a two-day visit. A special welcome More...

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US announces new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

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Washington, July 30 (IANS) Washington has imposed new sanctions on Russia’s energy, arms and financial sectors over the Ukraine crisis, US President Barack Obama said Tuesday. Building More...

‘Israeli overnight strikes kill 13 in Gaza’

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Gaza, July 30 (IANS) Israeli strikes carried out overnight Tuesday killed 13 more Palestinians following the artillery shelling on Jabalia town in northern Gaza Strip, medics More...

Obama writes to Putin over missile treaty violation

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Washington, July 30 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has written to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over Moscow’s breach of a 1987 missile treaty, the White House More...

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Keep all ‘roza’ in my mother’s memory: Mahesh Bhatt

By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, July 29: Mahesh Bhatt observes fasts during Ramadan as a tribute to his late mother and says on Eid he looks forward to "uniquely designed vegetable More...

Salman’s Eid pledge: To help 100 kids with heart condition

Mumbai, July 29: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has announced that his Being Human (BH) charitable organisation will help “100 genuine patients” suffering from More...

Indian weightlifter Chandrakant Mali gets bronze

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Glasgow, July 30 (IANS) Weightlifter Chandrakant Mali won the bronze medal in the men's 94kg category bringing home More...

Medals tally at Commonwealth Games

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Glasgow, July 30 (IANS) Australia are leading the medals tally with 33 gold, 28 silver and 37 bronze on the fifth More...

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Washington, July 26 (IANS) A court in the US has indicted an Indian-origin doctor of illegally...

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Washington, July 26 (IANS) In an extremely awkward incident, a newly elected member of the US...

srk Bollywood extravaganza in Sept

BY A STAFF WRITER Indian cinema, popularly known around the world as Bollywood, has carved its...

Lalu’s son seeks PM intervention in CSAT row

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Patna, July 29 (IANS) RJD supremo Lalu Prasad’s son, Tejashwi Yadav has sought Prime Minister Narendra More...

Teenaged girl gang-raped at gunpoint in Delhi

New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) A teenaged girl was gang-raped at gunpoint by five people known to her in a house..

UN body’s report on Ukraine biased: Russia

Moscow, July 29 (IANS) Russia on Tuesday said the latest report on Ukraine released by the UN Office of High Commissioner..

Smartphone catches fire under US girl’s pillow

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New York, July 29 (IANS) In a bizarre accident, a 13-year-old girl found her Samsung Galaxy S4 burnt and melted More...

US, EU to impose new sanctions on Russia

Washington, July 29 (IANS) New sanctions would be imposed on Russia this week by the US and the European Union (EU)..

Protect journalists, US tells Sri Lanka

Colombo, July 28 (IANS) The US on Monday said it had urged Sri Lanka to take immediate steps to ensure the..

US announces new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

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NASA’s Mars rover breaks off-Earth roving record

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Simple blood test can now detect cancer

London, July 29 (IANS) In a first, British researchers have devised a simple blood test that can be used to diagnose..
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Daily running can lower death risk

Washington, July 29 (IANS) A new US study has suggested that running everyday, even for a few minutes, can significantly reduce..
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Breaking protocol, Nepal PM to receive Modi

Kathmandu, July 29 (IANS) Breaking protocol, Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala will receive his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi when he lands..