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Taliban leader killed in Afghanistan

World News (DNA): A Taliban leader has been killed in Afghanistan’s Kunduz province, the NATO-led coalition forces confirmed on Tuesday. “During a security operation in Imam Sahib district, Kunduz province, Monday, an Afghan and coalition force killed the Taliban leader Nurullah Khan, and one other insurgent,” reported Xinhua quoting a statement of the International Security […]

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Bus falls into gorge in Chamba, Himachal Pradesh, killing 51


Aug 11, Dharamshala: At least 51 people, including 18 women, were killed and 46 others injured on Saturday when an overcrowded bus rolled into a gorge in Chamba in Himachal Pradesh, police said. The private bus was on its way to Chamba town when it skidded off the road and fell into the 300-feet deep […]

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Baba Ramdev’s 3-day fast ends today, warns of revolution


Aug 11, New Delhi: Yoga guru Ramdev three-day fast on the issues of black money and corruption will end at Ramlila Ground in New Delhi on Saturday. On Friday, Ramdev said that he will not leave the protest venue without a “big decision” from government on steps to bring back blackmoney and enactment of a […]

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Kudankulam nuclear power plant gets nod from AERB for loading fuel


Aug 11, Chennai: The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board on Friday gave its nod for the loading of fuel in the first unit of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu, marking a significant movement forward towards the commissioning of the plant. Having received the go-ahead, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) will […]

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Marriage imminent for Brangelina?

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Aug 10, Paris: It is working around the French castle of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. According to the British newspaper “The Sun”, their marriage in France could move from one day to another, an information already revealed by the news channel ‘Riviera France 3’ yesterday and contradicted by ‘Var Matin’. Brad Pitt and Angelina […]

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Curiosity sends its first panoramic color photo of Mars


Aug 10, Pasadena: The U.S. space agency, NASA, has released the first color image transmitted by the mars rover Curiosity. This color photo can appreciate more clearly the Sharp Mountain, a mountain of 5.km height on which the machine will do its exploration. After eight months of space travel and two days succeeding landing on […]

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Olympics 2012: Jamaican Usain Bolt 200m champion


Aug 10, London: Jamaica’s Usain Bolt became the first athlete in history to win four Olympic gold medals in the individual sprint events and retaining his title in the 200m in 19.32 (wind: +0.4 m / s), Thursday. Bolt, who became the first man to defend his Olympic title in the 200, beat his fellow […]

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Army jawan suicide: Parents suspects foul play


August 10, New Delhi: Vishwa Mohan Pillai and Aarti Kumari, the emotionally agitated parents of the Army jawan who committed suicide in Samba on Thursday, now suspect foul play. They have alleged that their son was too strong to give up and kill himself. “He called up two days back and said he was not […]

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Advocate files complaint against Anna Hazare and his Team for ‘cheating people’

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Aug 10, New Delhi: An Advocate filed a complaint in a local court today against social activist Anna Hazare and his team for allegedly “cheating the people in the name of launching an agitation” for a strong Lokpal Bill. The complaint was filed by advocate Inderjeet Singh Bhatia against Anna and his team in the […]

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BJP backs Baba Ramdev, Akhara Parishad wants his ban from Maha Kumbh Mela


Aug 10, New Delhi: As yoga guru Baba Ramdev’s fast enters second day on Friday, he asked his supporters to join him in his anti-corruption movement as ‘trainees’ in Haridwar, where they can fast for a longer time. Thousands of people from states like Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh were seen at the venue […]

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