Congress seeks probe into witness claims over killing Pandya

"Sohrabuddin Shaikh knew that Pandya was killed in a cold blooded murder, plotted by the DG Police of Gujarat -- Vanzara," Congress leader Tom Vadakkan said at a press conference in Delhi.

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Tigress Avni: Maneka Gandhi slams Maharashtra government, calls tigress killing crime

Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Sunday while hiting out at Maharashtra Environment and Forests minister over the killing of the "maneater" tigress Avni said it was a 'straight case of crime'.

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Bihar dismisses 175 police constables, suspends 23 officials for rampage

More than 300 police constables had gone on a rampage in Patna on November 2, damaging properties and attacking police officers, after a woman colleague who had reportedly been refused leave died.

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Central governments underspending on health, education: Shashi Tharoor

Emphasising on the need for a social security buffer, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Sunday said the successive governments at the Centre have been underspending in the health and education sectors. “We are grossly under

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China to boost Pakistan defence ties, pats Islamabad on dispute with India

China and Pakistan on Sunday agreed to further develop their military cooperation after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan ended his official talks with the Chinese leadership here.

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Here is when first 5G iPhone will hit the stores

The first 5G iPhone is likely to use an Intel modem, the 8161, and it could hit the stores in 2020, according to a report in the Fast Company.

Here is when first 5G iPhone will hit the stores

Saudi prince arrested for criticising crackdown on corruption freed from detention

A Saudi prince arrested for criticising a crackdown on corruption is reported to have been freed from detention, authorities said on Sunday.

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US midterm elections: Poll says Democrats retain advantage in House preferences

Heading into the critical US midterm elections, the Democrats have retained their advantage in the battle for the House of Representatives, but Republicans could be buoyed by increasingly positive assessments of the economy,

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US midterm elections: A referendum on Donald Trump’s policies?

The US midterm elections will be held on November 6. Many knowledgeable observers are calling these midterms the most important elections in a generation.

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Four years of Khattar government: Reforms boost affordable housing, infra poses challenge

The four-year report card of Haryana's Manohar Lal Khattar-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government is marked by significant developments in housing, particularly affordable housing. But the pace of infrastructure developm

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Market preview: Geopolitical issues, Q2 results promise eventful trading week

With the impending US sanctions on Iran, as also the ongoing quarterly earnings season and the upcoming festival of Diwali, the Indian equity market is likely to witness a short but eventful trading week ahead.

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Looking to click perfect pictures this Diwali? Why iPhone XR is the ideal phone

If you are looking to get that perfect low-light shot this Diwali, the newly-launched iPhone XR is capable of beating all other camera-centric smartphones, say experts.

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Jammu and Kashmir: Srinagar records season’s coldest night

The minimum temperatures across the Kashmir Valley dropped below the freezing point on Sunday with Srinagar recording this season's coldest night so far at minus 0.4 degrees Celsius, the Met Department said.

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Delhi Weather Today: Misty Sunday morning, IMD predicts light rainfall

It was a misty Sunday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 16 degrees Celsius, three notches above season's average.

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Heavy snowfall leads to unprecedented power outages across Kashmir Valley

Air and surface links between the Valley and the rest of the country also remained suspended.

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UN confirms support for efforts to stabilise Libya

The country is struggling to make a democratic transition amid political division and unrest as well as dominance of armed groups and militias with shifting loyalties.

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Amitabh Bachchan to inaugurate 24th KIFF; Australia to be the focus country of film festival

The best film would be given an award of Rs 51 lakh, and the best director Rs 21 lakh, with both receiving a golden trophy christened "Royal Bengal Tiger".

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Enforcement Directorate searches places in Kolkata in Rose Valley chit fund case

The Enforcement Directorate on Saturday conducted searches in at least four places in the city and surrounding areas in the money laundering probe involving the Rose Valley chit fund.

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Protecting depositors, taxpayers is public interest: RBI to Government

Amid speculation that the government may have invoked a hitherto unused section to overrule the RBI on the pretext of "public interest", the central bank has shot back with its own definition of "public interest".

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Iraqi forces launch large-scale anti-IS offensive

Iraqi security forces have began a large-scale security operation to clear areas in western Iraq from the Islamic State (IS) militants, the Iraqi military said.

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Bengal to add 100 acres to Silicon Valley Hub in Kolkata, says Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said the state government would add another 100 acres to the Silicon Valley Hub in the city after getting an overwhelmed response from four IT companies.

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Snowfall in J&K, Himachal, good sign for Delhi’s air before Diwali

Four days ahead of Diwali, and the entire northern region sees a sudden drop in temperature! All thanks to snowfall and rains in parts of J&K, Himachal and Uttarakhand -- coming as a boon for the toxin-laden air of Delhi-NCR.

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Tsunamis account for $280 billion in economic losses over 20 years

The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction has sought attention to the significant loss of life and economic losses worth $280 billion associated with tsunamis.

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Odisha government approves investment plans worth Rs 25,845 crore

The Odisha government on Saturday approved six proposals to set up large manufacturing units in the state at an investment of Rs 25,845 crore.

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Barzilian legend Ronaldinho, brother Roberto Assis’ passport seized

A Brazilian court has ordered authorities to seize the passports of former Barcelona star Ronaldinho and his brother Roberto Assis.

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2.0 most expensive Indian movie? Rajinikanth says nearly Rs 600 crore spent

The trailer of superstar Rajinikanth's forthcoming multilingual science-fiction action drama "2.0" was unveiled on Saturday.

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1,198 corporates admitted under IBC, 212 cases resulted in liquidation

As many as 1,198 corporates were admitted into the resolution process under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) by September end, of which 52 yielded resolution while 212 resulted in liquidation, an official said here on

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