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  • RIP Aadesh Shrivastava: B-Town mourns 'talented' musician's death

    Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities like Lata Mangeshkar, Rishi Kapoor and Anupam Kher mourned the death of musician Aadesh Shrivastava on Saturday, calling it a great loss to the music industry.

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  • Sunny Leone Gives It Back To CPI Leader Atul Anjan On His Rape Comment!

    Sunny Leone has always been surrounded by controversies. Sunny has once again become the favorite of the headlines after CPI leader Atul Anjan made a statement that Sunny Leone’s condom ads have caused an increase in the number of rapes in the country. After bearing the brunt of the blame, Sunny who is riding high on the success ladder in the tinsel town has given a tough reply on the same.

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  • Principal suspended for strip-searching 12 girls in Karnataka

    Mandya (Karnataka), Sept.5 (ANI): A school principal in Mandya district of Karnataka was suspended for strip-searching 12 girls in a classroom after one of the students lost Rs 100. "On the complaint of students, we initiated action and visited the school today. The enquiry is on and if the said teacher proved guilty legal action will be taken against her," Karnataka State Commission chairperson Manjula Manasa told ANI.

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  • Auspicious Yogas Making This Janmashtami Special

    The presence of various auspicious yogas on September 5 will make this year’s Janmashtami even more special. On the occasion of Lord Krishna’s birth, Rohini Nakshatra will prevail and it is considered very auspicious as Lord Krishna was born under this nakshatra. Sign up with astroYogi and consult our team on your planetary aspects and the suitable astrological remedies. Sarvartha Siddhi Yoga has a lot of significance as it is considered excellent for performing something auspicious or beginning something new.

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  • Daylight Forays into Pakistan

     There was one aircrew in the Indian Air Force who could fly anywhere into Pakistan as they pleased. Whether it was Skardu or Karachi or Quetta, they would foray deep into Pakistan during day and come back with valuable intel and imagery. The crew was led by Squadron Leader 'Jaggi Nath' MVC and Bar. Unknown to the Pakistanis, and even many on the Indian side, a lone Canberra PR57 was being regularly flown by an intrepid pilot over key Pakistani locations in broad daylight for photographic information.

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  • Kashmir Lauds Modi Government And Wants To Be India’s

    Wish Kashmir to be India's.

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  • How's that? Sachin Tendulkar plans to own luxury waterfront villa in Kerala - Firstpost

    The master blaster, who co-owns a soccer team called Kerala Blasters, has shortlisted one of the villas being developed on the bank of a scenic backwater area in Kochi, sources said. "Tendulkar has shortlisted a villa in Panangad in the city. Speaking about the features of the villa, the official said in addition to the water body in all the villas, there are two swimming pools - one in the rooftop of the apartment and second an infinity pool in the waterfront of the project.

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  • Gold prices in India back at discount on weak demand

    By Rajendra Jadhav MUMBAI (Reuters) - Gold prices in India swung to a discount to the global benchmark this week for the first time since mid July as a weak monsoon dampened demand in the world's second-biggest consumer. India's monsoon rains are likely to be below the prior forecast of 88 percent of the long-term average, which could make it the driest year since 2009 and worsen rural distress by cutting farm output. Two-thirds of gold demand in India comes from rural areas where jewellery is a traditional store of wealth.

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  • Guess What Lovebirds Ranbir Kapoor And Katrina Kaif Do In Thailand

    Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif used scooters to travel, during their stay in Thailand. The duo was in Thailand together while they were shooting for their next ‘Jagga Jasoos’. When The actors arrived at Thailand airport along with the entire unit there were cars lined up for them to take them to their destination.

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  • What is Shraddha Kapoor's crazy wish for Shakti Kapoor on his birthday

    Today is Shakti Kapoor's 57th birthday.

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  • PHOTO: MS Dhoni poses with a fan in New Jersey

    Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is currently holidaying with his family, was pictured with a fan in New Jersey on Wednesday. A couple of days back the Indian One Day International (ODI) skipper was honoured with a resolution for his on-field achievements and for being an inspiration, particularly to children around the world with his “outstanding character”. The Edison Council of the Township of Edison felicitated Dhoni with the Resolution at a private ceremony in New Jersey’s Toms River city. The resolution was on the basis for being “one of the greatest finishers in limited overs cricket.

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  • Welcome Back Review: Unwelcome Return

    Nana Patekar and Anil Kapoor are back as Uday and Manju in Welcome Back , except in this sequel they now played reformed gangsters desperately trying to stay on the straight and narrow. It’s creepy to see these 50-something men skipping along and getting google-eyed at a skimpily dressed 20-something (Ankita Srivastava). Just as Uday learns that he has another stepsister who he must find a suitable boy for, Ghungroo discovers that his wife has a son from a previous marriage.

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  • Get inside the largest orbiting space laboratory in history

    Thanks to the efforts of European Space Agency astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti, you can share...

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  • To get majority on its own, BJP wants to contest 160 seats

    The BJP has conveyed to its Bihar allies its desire to contest 160 seats based on the rationale that the NDA was fighting the election with PM Narendra Modi as its face. “The BJP wants to contest around 160 seats because we should be in a position to win majority on our own. “The election is being fought in Narendra Modi’s name.

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  • Peepli Live Director Mahmood Farooqui To Face Rape Trial

    We do not know how much the rumors are to be believed, but if sources are to be believed, Mahmood Farooqui, popularly known as co-director and scriptwriter of 2010 popular film ‘Peepli Live’ was arrested by Delhi police on Saturday, June 20, 2015 for rape charges. The director was arrested by the Delhi police for allegedly raping US based woman around three months ago. The 30 year old, Indian origin woman who filed the complaint, is pursuing her PhD from an American university, approached the Delhi Police, along with a senior official of the US Embassy on Friday to file an FIR.

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  • Praying to Lord Ganesha - The Vighnaharta

    Lord Ganesha is invoked before the commence of anything significant and for this reason, he is called the Lord of Beginnings. It is believed that once Lord Shiva wasn’t able to defeat the demon Tripurasura because he had not prayed to Lord Ganesha before embarking on his mission to kill Tripurasura. Praying to Lord Ganesha on Wednesdays brings success, happiness, prosperity and also removes the obstacles in one’s path.

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  • Historian and economist Zaidi says 'Pakistan lost terribly' in 1965 war with India

    Karachi, Sept. 5 (ANI): Historian and political economist Akbar S. Zaidi has dismissed "the victory myth" regarding the 1965 Pakistan-India war, saying that can be no a bigger lie, as Pakistan lost terribly. According to the Dawn, Zaidi's comments came during his thought-provoking lecture titled 'Questioning Pakistan's history', just two days away from observing Defence Day and marking the 50th anniversary of the 1965 war in the country. Zaidi began the lecture by thought provoking questions such as "what is Pakistan's history and is there a need to question Pakistan's history.

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  • Investment guru quits India over Modi's lack of reforms

    Billionaire commodities investor Jim Rogers is pulling out of India after becoming frustrated with the pace of reforms being carried out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, he told Indian financial newspaper Mint. The Singapore-based hedge fund manager said he had sold his India stock over the right-wing government's lack of progress on a promised policy overhaul to attract foreign investment and revive the economy. "I have sold all my India shares... I don't see anything happening," Rogers, chairman of Rogers Holdings, said in an interview with the business daily on Wednesday.

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  • Lot of juice in rosogolla wars: Mamata rushes to get GI tagging to beat Naveen - Firstpost

    It is possible that Mamata Banerjee has just found her sweet spot. Even as West Bengal readies for elections in 2016, Didi could have stumbled on the one issue that could bring her fractious flock together from Darjeeling to Jangal Mahal in common indignation.

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