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Tension in Arunachal capital as ex-CM Kalikho Pul commits suicide

August 9th, 2016 (0)
Itanagar, Aug 9 (IANS) Tension gripped the Arunachal Pradesh capital on Tuesday after former Chief Minister Kalikho Pul, unseated on July 13 by a Supreme Court ruling, committed suicide, police said. Pul, 47, was found hanging from ...

Mehbooba meets Rajnath to discuss Kashmir situation

August 8th, 2016 (0)
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to discuss the situation in Kashmir while the opposition has demanded a discussion in parliament on the ...

Gangster killed in Telangana encounter

August 8th, 2016 (0)
Hyderabad, Aug 8 (IANS) A former Maoist turned gangster was killed on Monday during an exchange of fire with police in Telangana’s Shadnagar town, officials said. Nayeem, who was accused of killing a police officer and many ...

Suicide bomber kills 63 in Quetta hospital

August 8th, 2016 (0)
Islamabad, Aug 8 (IANS) A powerful blast ripped through a crowd in a Quetta hospital on Monday killing 63 people, mainly lawyers, in one of the worst terror attacks in Pakistan this year, officials said. Balochistan Health ...

RSS, BJP delegations meet Punjab CM over RSS leader’s shooting

August 8th, 2016 (0)
Chandigarh, Aug 8 (IANS) Demanding speedy investigations into the murderous attack on their senior leader, RSS functionaries on Monday met Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal and expressed displeasure over ...

Army orders special operations after Quetta blast

August 8th, 2016 (0)
Islamabad, Aug 8 (IANS) Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif on Monday ordered special combing operations after a powerful explosion in a Quetta hospital left at least 63 people dead. Gen Sharif told intelligence agencies to initiate ...

Second India-Russia n-power plant may get powerful new reactor

August 8th, 2016 (0)
By Anjali Ojha New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) As the world’s first Generation 3-plus nuclear power unit was connected to the electricity grid in Russia last week, experts in India said the next nuclear power plant that ...

‘Freaky Ali’ trailer out, does a ‘Lagaan…’ with golf

August 8th, 2016 (0)
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) Remember how Aamir Khan got into a a designer-dhoti to break the elitist club of British colonists who forbade the desi peasants from penetrating into the game of cricket? ...

Bindra qualifies for 10m Air Rifle quarters, Narang bows out

August 8th, 2016 (0)
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 8 (IANS) Shooter Abhinav Bindra finished seventh to qualify for the 10 metre Air Rifle quarter-finals of the 31st Rio Olympics while it was heartbreak for Gagan Narang who finished a lowly 23rd ...

India’s aim will be to not make a repeat of second Test: Shami

August 8th, 2016 (0)
St. Lucia, Aug 8 (IANS) India pacer Mohammad Shami has said the visitors will aim not to repeat their sloppy show on the final day of the second Test when they take on the West Indies in ...