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‘Conduct polls with ballot paper’, Mayawati challenges BJP

‘Conduct polls with ballot paper’, Mayawati challenges BJP

BSP chief Mayawati challenged the BJP to conduct Vidhan Sabha and Lok Sabha elections on ballot paper instead of electronic voting machines (EVM). Addressing a rally at Nagpur,…

Air India seeks Rs 1,100 cr loan to modify planes for VVIPs

Air India seeks Rs 1,100 cr loan to modify planes for VVIPs

Disinvestment-bound Air India is seeking loan worth over Rs 1,100 crore for modification of two Boeing aircraft scheduled to be acquired next month for ferrying VVIPs, according to…

Govt launches door-to-door campaign against TB

Govt launches door-to-door campaign against TB

On the lines of its anti-polio drive, the health ministry has launched a 15-day door-to-door campaign across the country for early detection, diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis to…

Why does Pak Army ex-DG want Ahmed Patel as Gujarat CM: PM

Why does Pak Army ex-DG want Ahmed Patel as Gujarat CM: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday alleged Pakistan was interfering in Gujarat Assembly polls, and sought an explanation from the Congress over its top partymen who are said…

After Rs 76.5/cylinder hike, oil cos skip LPG price revision

After Rs 76.5/cylinder hike, oil cos skip LPG price revision

After hiking cooking gas LPG price by Rs 76.5 in 19 installments in 17 months, national oil companies skipped the monthly revision in rates this month ahead of…

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William, Harry select sculptor to make Dianas statue

William, Harry select sculptor to make Dianas statue

Prince William and Prince Harry have announced the name of a sculptor, whose portrait of…

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar recuperating from pneumonia

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar recuperating from pneumonia

Legendary actor Dilip Kumar, who was recently diagnosed with mild pneumonia, is on the road…

Khajuraho International Film Festival to kick-off on Dec 17

Khajuraho International Film Festival to kick-off on Dec 17

Movies focusing on farmers, women empowerment, youth and security forces would be some of the…

Sports

Man City players knocked over by wind – Mourinho

Man City players knocked over by wind – Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has launched a pre-derby attack on Manchester City’s players by claiming it only takes a “little bit of wind” for them to go…

Ranji Quarters: Amit, Aamir put Bengal on top vs Gujarat

Ranji Quarters: Amit, Aamir put Bengal on top vs Gujarat

Jaipur: B Amit’s all-round prowess and Aamir Gani’s useful contribution at the rear propelled Bengal to a commanding position against defending champions Gujarat after the second day of…

Thought of quitting after Rio disappointment: Mirabai Chanu

Thought of quitting after Rio disappointment: Mirabai Chanu

Newly-crowned weightlifting world champion Saikhom Mirabai Chanu says she thought of quitting the sport after receiving flak for her failure to win a medal at the Rio Olympics.…

ICC likely to incorporate pollution in its playing conditions

ICC likely to incorporate pollution in its playing conditions

The ICC might incorporate air pollution in its ‘Playing Conditions’ clause, having taken a serious note of the plight of Sri Lankan cricketers during the recently-concluded Test match…

Delhi to host India Open boxing from Jan 28

Delhi to host India Open boxing from Jan 28

The national capital will host the inaugural India Open International Boxing Tournament for senior men and women from January 28 to February 1 next year. Boxing Federation of…

5 medals for India on day 1 of Asian Airgun C’ships

5 medals for India on day 1 of Asian Airgun C’ships

India started with a bang at the 10th Asian Airgun Shooting Championships, collecting five medals on the event’s opening day but Olympic bronze-medallist Gagan Narang missed out on…

Former VW executive gets seven-years in prison over ‘Dieselgate’ emissions scam

Former VW executive gets seven-years in prison over ‘Dieselgate’ emissions scam

A former senior manager at Volkswagen has been sentenced to seven years in prison in the US over the emissions scandal that has cost the company $30bn (£22.5bn).…

Gujarat on top despite Easwaran ton

Gujarat on top despite Easwaran ton

Opener Abhimanyu Easwaran showed his mettle under pressure as his patient 129 enabled Bengal to score 261/6 at stumps on the first day of their Ranji Trophy quarter-final…

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d’Or award for 5th time

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d’Or award for 5th time

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo beat Barcelona’s Lionel Messi to win the Ballon d’Or award for the fifth time – and the second year in a row. Victory…

Ehsan Mani fears for Indo-Pak cricket ties

Ehsan Mani fears for Indo-Pak cricket ties

Former ICC President Ehsan Mani feels PCB’s decision to file a compensation claim against the Indian Cricket Board will lead to bad blood and impact future cricket relations…

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Air India seeks Rs 1,100 cr loan to modify planes for VVIPs

Air India seeks Rs 1,100 cr loan to modify planes for VVIPs

Disinvestment-bound Air India is seeking loan worth over Rs 1,100 crore for modification of two Boeing aircraft scheduled to be acquired…

RBI takes to SMSes, missed-call helpline against prize frauds

RBI takes to SMSes, missed-call helpline against prize frauds

Taking the fight to the arena used by fraudsters promising prize money from the RBI, the central bank has itself launched…

Govt hints at reviewing rates in top GST bracket

Govt hints at reviewing rates in top GST bracket

After slashing the GST rates of over 200 items last month, the government hinted at reviewing levies on the items in…

Online petition against FRDI Bill gets thousands of signups

Online petition against FRDI Bill gets thousands of signups

An online petition against the bail-in provision in the FRDI bill has got thousands of signatures even as the finance ministry…

Xiaomi Redmi 5 launched with 5.7-inch display

Xiaomi Redmi 5 launched with 5.7-inch display

Xiaomi came out with the next generation of its budget smartphones – Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus – at a…

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Gautam Singhania replaces Vijay Mallya in world motorsport body FIA

Gautam Singhania replaces Vijay Mallya in world motorsport body FIA

FMSCI nominee Gautam Singhania was elected to the FIA World Motor Sports Council (WMSC) during the world motorsport body’s Annual General Assembly in Paris on Friday, replacing…

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William, Harry select sculptor to make Dianas statue

William, Harry select sculptor to make Dianas statue

Prince William and Prince Harry have announced the name of a sculptor, whose portrait of the Queen appears on UK coins, to make a statue of their…

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Foods Good For Sinus Congestion

Foods Good For Sinus Congestion

Sinus congestion or a stuffy nose occurs when you are suffering from cold or when the temperature is too hot or cold. The symptoms of a sinus headache…

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Rava Vegetable Upma Recipe

Rava Vegetable Upma Recipe

INGREDIENTS Oil – 10 tbsp Mustard seeds – 1 tsp Urad dal – 1 tsp Chana dal – 1 tsp Curry leaves – 6-8 Ginger – 1…

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Liquor consumption age in Kerala raised to 23 yrs

Liquor consumption age in Kerala raised to 23 yrs

The Kerala government decided to raise the age limit for consumption of liquor from the existing 21 years to 23 years. A decision to promulgate an ordinance…

Science and Tech
Xiaomi Redmi 5 launched with 5.7-inch display

Xiaomi Redmi 5 launched with 5.7-inch display

Xiaomi came out with the next generation of its budget smartphones – Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus – at a launch event in China. The new…

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RBI takes to SMSes, missed-call helpline against prize frauds

RBI takes to SMSes, missed-call helpline against prize frauds

Taking the fight to the arena used by fraudsters promising prize money from the RBI, the central bank has itself launched an SMS campaign and a ‘missed-call’…

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Gold Plated bangles

Gold Plated bangles

Product description This stylish, trendy, fashionable modern gold plated bangles give you a diva look.  …