By Agencies On Monday, December 17th, 2018
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Six dead, 147 saved from Mumbai hospital blaze

Mumbai: The death toll in Mumbai’s hospital fire shot up to six, while another 147, mostly patients and staff, were rescued from a massive blaze that engulfed the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) More...

By Agencies On Monday, December 17th, 2018
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CPI-M demands JPC probe into 36 Rafale jets deal

New Delhi: The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Monday pressed for a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the 36 Rafale fighter jets deal with Frances Dassault Aviation. The party has put forth More...

By Agencies On Monday, December 17th, 2018
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WhatsApp rolls out Picture-in-Picture mode for Android users

San Francisco: Facebook-owned WhatsApp has rolled out “Picture in Picture (PiP) mode” for Android users that will allow them to view videos within a chat window, without opening third party pages or More...

By Agencies On Monday, December 17th, 2018
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Kamal Nath takes oath as MP CM, ends 15-year-old BJP rule

Bhopal: Senior Congress leader Kamal Nath, who steered his party to victory in Madhya Pradesh, was on Monday sworn in as its 18th Chief Minister, bringing to an end 15 years of BJP rule in the state which had become More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 16th, 2018
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Internal security scenario has improved: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said the internal security scenario has “vastly improved” over the last four years. Border Security Force has been given “full freedom to More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 16th, 2018
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Belgium crowned 2018 hockey World Cup champions

Bhubaneswar: Olympic silver medallists Belgium clinched their maiden World Cup title after beating three-time champions Netherlands in sudden death after the shootout in the pulsating gold medal match at the Kalinga More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 16th, 2018
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Stalin proposes Rahul Gandhi’s name as PM candidate to defeat ‘fascist’ Modi

Chennai: Putting an end to lingering speculation, DMK President MK Stalin on Sunday proposed the name of Congress President Rahul Gandhi for the post of Prime Minister and said he had the strength to defeat the More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 16th, 2018
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Sindhu breaks jinx to win World Tour Finals title

Guangzhou (China): India’s PV Sindhu became the first Indian to win the season finale at the BWF World Tour Finals 2018 badminton tournament here on Sunday. Sindhu defeated title favourite Nozomi Okuhara of More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 16th, 2018
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PM Modi hits out at Congress with ‘Quattrocchi mama’ jibe over defence deals

Rae Bareli (Uttar Pradesh): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday accused the Congress of aiding those who he said want to weaken the Indian Army and raising questions over the government and even the Supreme Court More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 16th, 2018
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Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lankan PM, political impasse ends

Colombo: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, sacked from the post in October, was sworn in again on Sunday by President Maithripala Sirisena, a move that ended a nearly two-month political impasse that More...