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Devout and gay: Faith vs sexuality

Members of the LGBTQ community face the challenge of reconciling sexual desire with practising their faith in the face of social, religious censure,

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'You have lost a leader, I've lost my mentor': Stalin says will follow in Karunanidhi's...

MK Stalin has all the capabilities to lead the party, DMK principal secretary Duraimurugan said at the executive committee meeting.

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New Al-Qaeda affiliate 'ideologically inclined' to carry out attacks in India: UN...

The UN report noted that Al-Qaeda still maintains a presence in South Asia. The report said the terror group adapts to the local environment to embed itself into local struggles and communities and is closely allied with the Taliban.

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'You never give up on us' Virat Kohli's emotional message to fans

India were bowled out in 35 overs in the first innings, while the second innings was only marginally better, lasting 47 overs. Bowling wasn’t much better either; Indian bowlers went for over four runs an over conceding 396 runs in 88 overs.

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15, 000 transactions in 7 hrs: Cosmos Bank's server hacked, Rs 94 cr moved to Hong...

The servers of India’s second largest cooperative bank were hacked on August 11 and August 13. The cybercriminals carried out 15,000 transactions

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Madras HC orders CBI inquiry into police firing on anti-Sterlite protest

Thirteen people were killed in police firing in May when violence broke out during protest by locals demanding closure of the Sterlite copper plant.

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Another setback for actor Dileep as Kerala HC rejects plea for copy of assault ...

Rejecting Dileep’s plea, the Kerala high court said there was no guarantee that the content of the video will not be misused to put undue pressure on the victim

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England coach Trevor Bayliss defends India after Lord's defeat

India played just one practice match before the series, a game curtailed to three days from the originally planned four days. The preparation has been roundly criticised by the likes of Sunil Gavaskar, who has questioned the logic of not having more build-up matches.

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Pune tops ease of living list, citizens say not really

Pune on Monday was announced as India’s most liveable city. However, on the same day, citizens grappled with chaos in the city as heavy rains, potholes and non-functional signals left traffic paralysed in most areas.

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Navjot Sidhu seeks govt clearance to attend Imran Khan's oath ceremony in Islam...

Imran Khan, the 65-year-old former cricketer, is set to become Pakistan’s new prime minister this week after his party emerged as with single largest majority in the national election.

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Very few cities are liveably smart

Government of India launched the ‘Ease of Living’ Index in January 2018 to help cities systematically assess themselves against global and national benchmarks and encourage them to shift towards an ‘outcome-based’ approach to urban planning and management.

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2 Pakistani soldiers gunned down during ceasefire violation: Army

The army spokesperson said the Pakistani soldiers were gunned down during unprovoked ceasefire violations on Monday night.

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Delhi HC to hear pleas of Sonia, Rahul Gandhi challenging tax reassessment

Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi are major stakeholders in Young Indian Pvt Ltd, incorporated in 2010, and subsequently acquiring Associated Journals Limited, which published the National Herald newspaper.

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DMK to hold executive meeting today, Stalin likely to be named party chief

Though the executive committee does not have the power to elect the party president, it can give the nod to making MK Stalin the president, a senior DMK office-bearer said.

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Landslides on Jammu-Srinagar highway after heavy rains, traffic suspended

The Jammu-Srinagar national highway has been closed due to landslides in Udhampur and shooting stones at places in Ramban district.

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Liveability ranking will drive up investments in cities, improve infrastructure:...

The rankings for ‘Ease of Living Index’ were released on Monday with Pune, Navi Mumbai and Greater Mumbai being the top three liveable places in the country. National capital Delhi ranked a measly 65th.

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Parliament should be home of healthy debate, not disruption: Rajya Sabha deputy...

Harivansh, a Janata Dal (United) Rajya Sabha member, was elected deputy chairman of the Upper House on Friday. He spoke to Hindustan Times

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Agni-V to undergo one more pre-induction test

The missile, which completes India’s missile portfolio, underwent its penultimate pre-induction test in June and was expected to be inducted by next year.

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He fine tuned democracy and helped safeguard secularism, federalism: Sitaram Yechury...

CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury said late Somnath Chatterjee’s wisdom was necessary to restore democratic order in Parliament, and outside Parliament, being a distinguished lawyer, he fought cases related to the rights of the underprivileged and marginalised sections of society.

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School principal stabbed to death in Himachal's Solan

Owner and principal of Shivalik Science School Bhagat Ram Saini, in his late 50s, died on the spot.

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India vs England: No Ben Stokes as England name unchanged squad for third Test

Stokes missed the match to face a hearing in Bristol on charges of affray and his replacement Chris Woakes made an unbeaten 137 and picked up four wickets to be named man of the match.

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Reports of India's plan to print currency in China 'totally baseless', says Cen...

The South China Morning Post had reported that a Chinese state-owned company has been contracted to print large quantities of international currencies, including the Indian rupee.

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Pune first, Chandigarh fifth: Here's a list of best Indian cities to live in

The ‘Ease of Living Index’, the first-ever exercise undertaken by the Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry, ranked the country’s major cities on the basis of four parameters -- governance, social, economic and physical infrastructure.

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Woman delivers baby inside PCR van in Delhi's Burari

With the help of a woman constable, the woman in labour delivered a girl child and was later admitted to Aruna Asaf Ali Hospita, said SD Mishra, deputy commissioner of police (PCR).

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Once elected, Congress will bring single tax, remove 'Gabbar Singh Tax': Rahul ...

Congress president Rahul Gandhi said it was the Congress which introduced Article 371J for educational and employment reservations to the natives of the Hyderabad-Karnataka region.

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Soldier killed in gunbattle with militants in Kashmir, infiltration bid foiled

Sepoy Pushpendra Singh was killed in a gunbattle between soldiers and terrorists who were trying to sneak into India.

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PM Modi's constituency Varanasi is the most liveable city in Uttar Pradesh

Varanasi, which falls in the parliamentary constituency of prime minister Narendra Modi, is Uttar Pradesh’s most liveable place as per the latest ‘Ease of Living Index’

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Asian Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra leads India charge in field events

Chopra is the reigning Commonwealth Games champion after clinching gold with a throw of 86.47 metres in Gold Coast.

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Imran Khan swearing-in: Sidhu visits Pakistan High Commission in Delhi

Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday met officials of Pakistan High Commission regarding his proposed visit to the neighbouring country for attending the swearing-in of Imran Khan as its prime minister.

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Ready to face elections any time, no alliance with any party: K Chandrasekhar R...

On the ‘federal front’ he had proposed earlier, TRS chief and Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said he would talk to his Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik about its formation.

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Centre releases Rs 320 cr to Kerala as disaster relief fund in 2018-19

The allocation of the state disaster relief fund (SDRF) for 2018-19 was Rs 214 crore, of which the central government’s share was Rs 160.50 crore and the state government’s share was Rs 53.50 crore.

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Congress moves EC, says Amit Shah concealed information in poll papers

Congress delegation, including senior leaders Kapil Sibal, Abhishek Manu Singhvi, Jairam Ramesh and Vivek Tankha, claimed that Shah had “wilfully and deliberately concealed significant liabilities” from his declaration.

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Two women die in Patna shelter home, NGO officials held on negligence charges

A senior police officer said the arrested officials of Aasra shelter home neither informed the police nor social welfare department officials about the incident.

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Air India pilots say 23% of airline's fleet grounded due to lack of spares

The Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) said aircraft worth about $3.6 billion or Rs 25,000 crore (at today’s list price) are lying idle in airport hangars.

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Phenomenon of candidates getting elected unopposed a trend in several states: Bengal...

Over 19,000 seats were won unopposed by the Trinamool Congress candidates, the Supreme Court has been told.

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Uttarakhand high court appoints itself legal guardian of cows in state

The court can now act as the legal guardian of the cows in Uttarakhand and keep a tab on all issues related to cows, especially its directions with regard to their protection, a senior advocate said.

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26 pilgrims injured in Muzaffarpur temple stampede

At least 26 pilgrims were injured in a stampede near the famous Garib Nath Temple in Muzaffarpur, 80 km north of Patna on Monday morning

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Maharashtra police recovers firearms, explosives; three terror suspects arrested

Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) of Maharashtra police claimed to have recovered 20 crude bombs, two gelatin sticks, four electronic and 22 non-electronic detonators, and 150 gm explosive powder.

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Rahul Gandhi challenges PM Modi to debate on Rafale deal, BJP hits back

The BJP dismissed Rahul Gandhi’s criticism of the Rafale deal as desperation because of an income tax investigation against a company in which he and his mother Sonia Gandhi are majority stakeholders.

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Two sisters die after falling from ferris wheel in Ambala

The sisters sat on a two-seater car of the giant ferris wheel and they fell on the ground when it overturned.

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India vs England: It's men against boys now, says Nasser Hussain after India's ...

India were embarrassed by an innings and 159 runs in four days in a rain-interrupted Test at the Lord’s, days after going down by 31 runs in the series opener.

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India vs England: BCCI likely to question Ravi Shastri, Virat Kohli after Test ...

The question doing the rounds in the BCCI corridors is why the Shastri-Kohli duo has been given a carte blanche in team management.

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People of Jammu 100% nationalists unlike those of Kashmir: BJP leader

Controversial BJP leader Lal Singh appealed to people of Jammu to hoist the tricolour at their houses on Independence Day and celebrate the day with great enthusiasm.

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UP man arrested for biting off wife's nose on suspicion of illicit relations

A native of Palhora village in the district, Arjun bit off his wife Geeta’s nose in a fit of rage, when she insisted upon going out of the house on Sunday, city superintendent of police Dinesh Tripathi said.

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Pune and Navi Mumbai are the most liveable cities in India, Delhi ranks 65th

The rankings for ‘Ease of Living Index’ were released on Monday with Pune, Navi Mumbai and Greater Mumbai being the top three liveable places in the country. National capital Delhi ranked a measly 65th.

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Attack on JNU student Umar Khalid evokes widespread condemnation

JNU student leader Umar Khalid escaped unhurt after an unidentified man allegedly shot at him in central Delhi on Monday

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CM Kumaraswamy asks PM Modi not to shift Aero India out of Bengaluru

In his letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy has said Bengaluru is the hub for defence and aviation majors in the country and the “most suitable place” to hold the show.

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Tamil Nadu woman immolates self, 3-month old son

Thenmozhi immolated herself and the child by using kerosene in a room in her parent’s house at Thookanaickken Palayam village Monday morning.

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India vs England: Virat Kohli loses top spot in Test rankings after Lord's deba...

Virat Kohli lost the position to former Australian captain Steve Smith, who is currently serving a one-year ban owing to his role in the ball-tampering scandal against South Africa earlier this year.

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UP Shia Waqf Board asks madrassas to celebrate I-day, chant 'Bharat Mata ki Jai'

The Shia Waqf Board has warned of “strict action” against those not complying with the order of celebrate the Independence Day and chanting ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ after hoisting the national flag.

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Rahul Gandhi dares PM Narendra Modi for debate on Rafale deal

The Congress has raised several questions on the Rafale deal, accusing the government of compromising with national interests.

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India vs England: Ben Stokes set to miss 3rd Test, might not be there for remainder...

Ben Stokes is facing a cricket discipline case which has been put on hold pending the end of criminal proceedings, prompting speculations in the local media that he could also miss the rest of the Test series.

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Amit Shah pitches for one nation, one election in letter to law commission

In the five-year term of a Lok Sabha, there are five to seven assembly elections every year, apart from various local bodies, Amit Shah said. This not only leads to pressure on public funds but also diverts attention of officials from ensuring people’s welfare to only managing elections, he added.

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Blue for petrol, orange for diesel: SC accepts proposal for colour-coded stickers...

The ministry of road transport and highways told the Supreme Court that hologram-based stickers of light-blue colour will be used for petrol and CNG run vehicles while orange colour for diesel vehicles.

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Pakistan releases 30 Indian prisoners ahead of Independence Day

Pakistan and India frequently arrest fishermen for allegedly trespassing in territorial waters in the Arabian Sea and these fishermen do not have boats equipped with the technology to know their precise location, authorities say.

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India vs England: Team India report card - How Virat Kohli and Co fared at Lord...

India suffered a heavy defeat in the second Test at Lord’s, losing by an innings and 159 runs in a rain-affected match as the England bowlers made merry in swing-friendly conditions.

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Indians would live four years longer if country meets WHO's air quality standards:...

The study noted that more than 660 million Indians live in areas that exceed the country’s standard for what is considered safe exposure to fine particulate matter(PM2.5). For Delhi, the results of the odd-even scheme suggest driving restrictions may be effective during the worst periods which is winter.

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MK Azhagiri, sacked from DMK, claims support of father Karunanidhi's loyalists

Days after the death of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) president M Karunanidhi, the wheels were set in motion for his other son MK Stalin’s elevation as party president.

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India vs England: Cricket greats slam Virat Kohli and Co after Lord's debacle

Virender Sehwag, Bishan Singh Bedi and VVS Laxman were among those who lamented the lack of fight shown by India in the second Test against England at Lord’s.

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Two Kerala priests accused of raping and blackmailing woman surrender

The two are among four priests accused in the rape and sexual exploitation of a woman by using her confessional statement made to one of them. The two other priests were arrested.

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In pics: Beatles' hideaway in Rishikesh comes together, 50 years on

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi’s ashram, where the world’s most famous group sought refuge and spirituality in 1968, fell into disuse in the early 2000s.

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SC issues notice to UP govt in Hapur lynching case, directs Meerut IG to conduct...

A bench also directed the Superintendent of Police of Hapur district in Uttar Pradesh to consider the request of the sole surviving victim on being granted the protection.

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Somnath Chatterjee: More of a Bengali gentleman than a Communist

A ‘bhadralok’ who combined the best traditions of the educated middle class and Left politics of West Bengal, say people.

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SC notice to Centre on court-monitored probe into suicides of BK Bansal, family

BK Bansal, former Director General of Corporate Affairs, had allegedly hanged himself along with his son in September 2016 at their residence in Delhi after his wife and daughter had committed suicide in July 2016.

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Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee dies in Kolkata hospital

Somnath Chatterjee, a former Lok Sabha Speaker, died of a heart attack on Monday morning at a private hospital. He was put on a ventilator on Friday.

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Amarnath Yatra from Jammu suspended for 3 days ahead of Independence Day

The pilgrimage from the two base camps of Baltal and Pahalgam, however, would continue towards the Cave Shrine during these three days.

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5 dead as heavy rains lash Himachal Pradesh, hundreds of commuters stranded

The Mandi-Pathankot, the Chamba-Pathankot and the Shimla-Nahan national highways were blocked by landslides.

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India vs England: What about the number one tag?

James Anderson and Stuart Broad combined to take eight wickets as England crushed India by an innings and 159 runs on the fourth day of the second Test to take 2-0 lead in the five-match series at the Lord’s Cricket Ground on Sunday.

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'Stalwart of Indian politics': President Kovind, PM Modi pay tributes to Somnath...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted that Somnath Chatterjee “was a strong voice for the well-being of the poor and vulnerable. Anguished by his demise. My thoughts are with his family and supporters”.

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'For cow protection, I have resigned from the BJP,' says Telangana MLA

BJP lawmaker T Raja Singh Lodh, who has been booked several times by police for his controversial statements and speeches, said, “For cow protection...we will kill or we will die.”

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Want to drive India's first bullet train? Knowing Japanese could be your ticket

The minimum educational qualification for drivers of the bullet train is likely to be Bachelor’s degree. An engineering degree will not, however, be compulsory.

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Jet Airways' Delhi-London flight delayed by 5 hours due to technical glitch

In a statement, Jet Airways said its flight 9W 122 from New Delhi to London was delayed due to a technical issue.

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My roots and values can't be changed, says PM Modi

Narendra Modi fought the 2014 elections as an agent of change, talking about development for the weakest and challenging the elite power circles of Delhi.

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Army carries out officer cadre review after 14 years

The scope of the review covers an assessment of future needs, downsizing, deficiency of officers in units, career management of non-empanelled officers, provisions related to leaving service and improving the efficiency and morale of officers.

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Incumbency in India: More curse than blessing?

History suggests that incumbency tends to hurt ruling party politicians in the country more than it helps. To the extent that this trend holds in the next Lok Sabha elections, the BJP’s recent political dominance would appear to harm its prospects of retaining its majority.

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Town near Tokyo named after Hindu goddess Lakshmi: Japan consul general

The diplomat said many more Hindu gods were revered in the Land of the Rising Sun and noted that the Japanese langue was influenced by Indian languages.

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7 minor members of family killed as car falls into ditch in Gujarat

Seven members of a family, all minors, were killed when their car fell into a ditch in Gujarat’s Panchmahal district

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TRS Rajya Sabha MP son held for 'sexual harassment'

Telangana Police on Sunday arrested Rajya Sabha MP D Srinivas’ son D Sanjay on charges of sexually harassing students of a nursing college he owns and runs

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VS Naipaul: A great writer of many contradictions

The richest and most eminently re-readable books of Naipaul’s fiction after “A House for Mr Biswas” include “In a Free State”, an intimate suite of stories concerned with colonialism and the vagaries of power. Set in Egypt, America, Africa and England, it won the Booker Prize in 1971.

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Week later, 3 minor girls missing from Jharkhand shelter homes still traceless

Three minor girls, who went missing from two shelter homes in Khunti and Ranchi, are untraceable despite a week-long search operation,

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Govt says 50% seats in RPF reserved for women, CCTVs in all major trains

Piyush Goyal reserving 50% seats to women in recruitment of Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel.

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Man kills self inside police station in Madhya Pradesh, two cops suspended

Dhar superintendent of police Virendra Singh said Soheb Khan (25) had been brought to the police station in the evening after he was accused of eve-teasing, and he hanged himself.

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ISRO to launch GSAT-32 in Oct 2019 to replace GSAT-6A which went incommunicado days...

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Missing woman was 'raped', may have killed self: J-K Police

Two men have been arrested for alleged rape and abduction of a 19-year-old woman, following which she is suspected to have committed suicide

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PM Modi says Opposition trying to form mahagathbandhan as people are rejecting ...

With this, Modi has indicated the two central planks of his campaign in the 2014 elections -- a strong, decisive government and vikas (development) -- will be his themes once again.

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Tirumala temple hundi nets record low income of Rs 73 lakh instead of Rs 3 crore

The ongoing six-day vedic ceremony at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near here has affected daily collections at the sacred ‘hundi,’ which hit a record low of Rs 73 lakh against Rs 3 crore

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India vs England: 'We deserved to lose' - Virat Kohli after Lord's Test defeat

Having conceded the first-innings lead of 289 runs, India’s batting line-up could register only 130 in their second innings to add to their first innings total of 107.

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Doors open for minorities facing persecution in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bangladesh:...

Amit Shah’s meeting with party members in Meerut was not open to the media, but Uttar Pradesh BJP chief Mahendra Nath Pandey said the BJP chief spoke of giving shelter and subsequently “citizenship rights” to Hindus persecuted in neighbouring countries.

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Monsoon claimed 774 lives in seven states so far: Home ministry

According to the Home ministry’s National Emergency Response Centre, 187 people have lost their lives in Kerala, 171 in Uttar Pradesh, 170 people in West Bengal and 139 in Maharashtra due to the floods and rains. As many as 52 people lost their lives in Gujarat, 45 in Assam and eight in Nagaland.

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Centre steps in as Kerala floods take 'very serious' turn, toll rises to 40

Army, navy, air force and National Disaster Response Force teams were deployed in many areas of the worst-hit Idukki and Wayanad districts.

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India vs England: India crumble against England's pace test, go down 2-0 in ser...

England sealed an innings and 159 run win in the second Test at Lords on Day 4, in playing time of roughly two days in the rain-hit game, going 2-0 up in the five-Test series.

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Congress says Bhopal rape accused hostel owner received government grant

Congress has alleged that they have proof that government gave assistance to the boys’ hostel run by rape accused Ashwini Sharma at a time when the BJP is trying to distance itself from Sharma

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Rohtak honour killing: Cops hurled casteist abuses, didn't allow attending cremation,...

The Dalit in-laws of the girl have alleged that the police did not let them take part in their daughter-in-law’s cremation that took place on Saturday evening.

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Our govt doesn't shy away from taking tough measures to protect the vulnerable:...

In an interview with Hindustan Times, PM Narendra Modi speaks about a wide range of issues, including the government’s schemes and achievements, India’s foreign policy and the political scenario in the run-up to the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

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Mehbooba hopes PM's condemnation of mob lynchings would entail concrete steps

Mehbooba Mufti expressed hope that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s statement condemning mob lynching incidents in the country would be followed by concrete steps

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Virat Kohli's captaincy still 'a work in progress' - Clive Llyod

Clive Llyod said that Virat Kohli’s aggression can become an asset for the Indian cricket team skipper and it remains to be seen if he can be counted as one of the better skippers in the sport.

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How 'sahyog' from defence personnel is helping Kerala combat rain fury

Personnel of the Army, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard are tirelessly working 24x7 in evacuating hapless people from isolated places, constructing temporary bridges, repairing and clearing roads in villages of Kerala, braving incessant rains and landslip threats.

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Two women die at Patna shelter home after 'illness', police awaiting autopsy re...

A 40-year-old woman and an 18-year-old girl from the Asra shelter home in Patna died in the Patna Medical College and Hospital

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Pet dog wakes up family minutes before house collapses in Kerala landslide

Idukki district is among the places badly hit in the monsoon rains which have triggered landslides and floods in the state since last week.

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Small hood on sensor, new paper roll; EC makes changes to prevent VVPAT failures

Voter-verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT) or paper trail machine is a device which dispenses a slip with the symbol of the party for which a person has voted for.

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India's second lunar mission to land on moon with lander, rover: ISRO

The 3,890-kg Chandrayaan-2, which will be launched onboard the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mk-3, will orbit around the moon and study its lunar conditions to collect data on its topography, mineralogy and exosphere.

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OCI card holders appear to enjoy rights like any Indian: Delhi high court

The Delhi high court’s observation came while asking the Centre to place before it the material based on which an intelligence report had recommended cancellation of OCI registration of a US-based Indian-origin doctor. Dr Christo Thomas Philip had challenged the cancellation of his OCI registration for alleged missionary activities in Bihar.

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Flood alert in 12 Tamil Nadu districts as Mettur dam full, people living on Cauvery...

This is the second time this year the Mettur dam has reached its full capacity of 120 feet and the 40th time since it was built in 1934.

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No penalty on rejection of claims and objections in Assam's NRC exercise, says ...

Over 40 lakh of the 3.29 crore applicants had found their names missing from the complete draft of the register, that seeks to prove citizenship and weed out illegal immigrants, released on July 30.

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India vs England: James Anderson becomes only bowler after Muttiah Muralitharan...

James Anderson became the first bowler to take 100 Test wickets at Lord’s when he had Murali Vijay caught behind for a duck on Day 4 of the second Test between India and England.

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Woman allegedly beaten to death over dowry in UP

The woman’s husband and mother-in-law were arrested. Her body has been sent for post mortem

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What the newspaper said about India's independence, back in 1947

At the stroke of midnight, on August 15, 1947, India achieved freedom from more than two centuries of colonial rule after a multi-faceted struggle for independence comprising both non-violent and violent means.

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India hands over first lot of houses in Sri Lanka's tea plantation areas

India is building 60,000 houses for Indian-origin people in Sri Lanka’s tea plantation areas at a cost of $350 million. Some 404 houses were handed over at the central district of Nuwara Eliya on Sunday.

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Rajnath Singh surveys flood-affected areas in Kerala, says situation very serio...

The red alert will continue in eight districts of Kerala as the met office predicted heavy rains till August 15.

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Glitch-ridden rollout due to 'lack of time', says GST network CEO

Prakash Kumar said that the original date for rollout of e-Way Bill was April 1 and preponing it to February ‘on a whim’ was a mistake.

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Opposition youth wings come together to launch nationwide agitation against Modi...

A preliminary meeting of the new grouping was held on Friday and attended by the representatives of youth wings of the Youth Congress, CPI (Marxist), CPI, NCP, SP and the Indian Union Muslim League.

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'India needs 45 more satellites in space': ISRO chairman

In an interview to Hindustan Times, the ISRO chairman takes on the controversies head on and talks about the ongoing research and mission to moon, Chandrayaan-2, which he says is no less than the Apollo mission

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PM Modi says opposition bid to form mahagathbandhan is 'political adventurism'

“Incongruent groups” only focus is to oppose and attack him, Prime Minister says in interview to Hindustan Times.

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India vs England, live cricket score updates, Day 4 at Lord's: India aim to dismiss...

India vs England live cricket score updates: India’s must look to muster a fightback at Lord’s after Chris Woakes’ century put England in a commanding position at 357/6.

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Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee's condition critical, on ventilator...