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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

What Just Happened In Florida?

A former student unleashed a hail of gunfire in a Florida high school on Wednesday, killing at least 17 adults and children, authorities said. Florida...
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Don’t communalise martyrs: General to Owaisi

"Don't communalise martyrs," was Northern Command chief General Devraj Anbu's crisp and on-point answer to politician Asaduddin Owaisi pointing out on Tuesday that five...
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South Africa’s PM Jacob Zuma is being purged

The leadership of South Africa’s ruling party says it wants President Jacob Zuma to resign promptly and bring an end to political uncertainty and...
PNB

PNB slips 8% as Mumbai branch detects $1.77 bn fraud

Punjab National Bank (PNB) share price slipped 7.8 percent intraday on Wednesday after the bank detected some fraudulent transactions worth USD 1,771.7 million in its Mumbai...
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Govt approves Rs15,935 crore plan for defence

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), chaired by Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman accorded approval to Capital Acquisition Proposals of the Services valued at approximately Rs 15,935 crore. These included...
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Mamata refuses to fund Modicare

West Bengal government has decided to opt out of central health insurance scheme 'Modicare'. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday lambasted the Narendra Modi...
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SR Congress MP’s Threaten to Resign

Members of Parliament from the YSR Congress will resign on April 6 if the Centre did not accept the demand to grant special category...

Kerala bandh called after murder of party worker

The Congress on Tuesday called for a 12-hour hartal in Kannur, following the murder of 30-year-old Youth Congress worker S.V. Shuhaib in North Kerala’s Kannur district...
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Unilever threatens to withdraw ads from Google & Facebook

Unilever said consumer trust in social media is now at a new low. "We cannot have an environment where our consumers don't trust what they...
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India gets access to strategic Oman port

In a strategic move to expand its footprint in the Indian Ocean  region, India has secured access to the key Port of Duqm in...
Sitharaman

Sitharaman: Pak will pay for Sunjuwan

Close on the heels of a row over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remark triggered by Renuka Chowdhury's laughter in the Rajya Sabha, the Congress...
Mallya

Kingfisher loses case in UK, will pay enormous fine

Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya has lost another legal battle linked to his now- defunct Kingfisher Airlines after the UK High Court awarded Singapore-based BOC Aviation an estimated...
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Plane in Russia with 71 crashes

A Russian airliner that had just taken off from the country’s second-busiest airport crashed on Sunday, killing all 71 people aboard and scattering jagged...
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Vistara flight comes close to tragedy

A mid-air disaster was averted in the Mumbai air space when a Vistara aircraft came perilously close to an Air India plane, prompting the...
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Supreme Court stays FIR against Army filed in J&K’s Shopian

The Supreme Court on Monday put a stay on the FIR against Army personnel in Shopian in Jammu and Kashmir. The apex court has sent a...
DMK

Jayalalitha Portrait Stirs Controversy

The portrait of former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa was unveiled in the state assembly by Speaker P Dhanapal on Monday, even as opposition DMK and...
Palestinian

Modi is the first Indian PM to visit West Bank

Narendra Modi on Saturday became the first Indian prime minister to visit the occupied West Bank for talks with Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas as...
ISI

IAF officer seduced by ISI ‘babes’ was part of ultra sensitive unit

Group Captain Arun Marwaha, arrested for leaking secret information on national security, was posted in one of the most sensitive units of the defence ministry...
Haryana

Amit Shah Rally Under Threat

The BJP government in Haryana has withdrawn 70 FIRs filed against 882 people during the Jat quota agitation violence in February 2016. The withdrawal...
Murthy

Mahesh Murthy booked for sexual harassment

Leading angel investor Mahesh Murthy was on Friday arrested by Mumbai Police for allegedly sexually harassing several women on social media platforms, including WhatsApp....

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Last year on Salman Khan’s birthday, director Ali Abbas Zafar along with Bhushan Kumar of T-Series announced his third collaboration with Salman for the movie Bharat. Though Bhaijaan is busy...

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A low chuckle rumbled through the sold-out arena after Fergie finished the first line of the song with a throaty growl on “the dawn’s...

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