• WOW! Rani Mukerji’s Never Seen Before Avatar

    The most talented actress Rani Mukerji who impressed the audience with her last film Mardaani is back with her glamorous image on the cover of Vogue magazine. The Queen of the tinsel town Rani who has worked with all the top stars in her long career has been away from limelight since quite some time. The August issue of the Vogue magazine shouts out The Ageless Issue and it truly remains significant to the Hum Tum actress Rani.

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  • This video of 14 foot long crocodile being killed by a tiger will leave you in awe | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    Machli, a 17 year old tigress from Ranthambore recently gave birth to nine cubs, four male and five female. It is said that most of the tiger population in Ranthambore and Sariska tiger reserves are her lineage as her female cubs have helped in repopulating. As most of the reserve now is populated with crocodiles near the water body, it is becoming impossible for tigers to get water.

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  • Kareena Kapoor Khan steps out for dinner in workout clothes

    Bandra seems to be the hotspot for Bollywood celebs

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  • Kotak Mahindra Bank sees cost rise after ING Vysya deal

    Kotak Mahindra Bank, India's fourth-biggest private sector lender by assets, expects its credit costs to jump this fiscal year as it makes more provisions related to its purchase of smaller local rival ING Vysya Bank, it said on Thursday. Kotak Mahindra agreed in November to buy ING Vysya for $2.4 billion in what was the country's biggest bank takeover. Kotak Mahindra's credit costs will be about 80 basis points for the fiscal year to March 2016, compared with 30 basis points last year, Managing Director Uday Kotak said after the lender reported a 56 percent decline in its first-quarter profit.

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  • Mumbai bomb plotter Yakub Memon hanged in India

    India on Thursday executed Yakub Memon for his role in the nation's deadliest attacks, a series of bombings in Mumbai more than two decades ago, police said. Memon was hanged at Nagpur jail in the western state of Maharashtra on the day of his 53rd birthday after last-ditch pleas for clemency were rejected by India's president and supreme court. Yakub Memon was hanged today at 7:00 am (0130 GMT)," Nagpur police sub-inspector R.V Halami told AFP.

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  • ‘Drishyam’ – gripping tale well-told

    Film: "Drishyam"; Language: Hindi; Cast: Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Shriya Saran, Ishita Dutta, Mrinal Jadhav, Rajat Kapoor and Kamlesh Sawant; Director: Nishikant Kamat; Rating: **** Based on an original story written by Jeethu Joseph, "Drishyam" is a family drama with nail-biting suspense that keeps you riveted to the screen. Set in a fictitious village called Pondolem…

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  • Indian Ocean debris almost certainly from Boeing 777 - Malaysia

    By Joe Brock SAINT-DENIS, Reunion (Reuters) - Malaysia is "almost certain" plane debris washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion is part of a Boeing 777, its deputy transport minister said, heightening the possibility it could be wreckage from missing Flight MH370. National carrier Malaysia Airlines was operating a Boeing 777 on the ill-fated flight, which vanished in March last year en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in one of the most baffling mysteries in aviation history. Search efforts led by Australia have focused on a broad expanse of the southern Indian Ocean off Australia.

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  • Goof-up: Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh condoles PM Modi's 'death' instead of Dr Kalam - News18.com

    After drawing an ire over issuing mourning circular misspelling Dr APJ Abdul Kalam’s name, the Raman Singh government has again

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  • I just tested 2015’s best affordable smartphone – and it’s not made by Samsung or Apple

    It’s very rare for me as a reviewer to get excited about an affordable Android smartphone. This is because normally the only thing smart about an affordable smartphone is its name. Most of smartphones that cost less than £200 have such woefully poor internal components even basic tasks like web browsing are a slow and painful process.

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  • The message is clear: The BJP is against terrorists only if those terrorists are Muslim

    If Yakub Memon hangs, will it be because of his faith? Owaisi countered that the killers of Punjab’s chief minister Beant Singh and India’s former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi had their sentences commuted thanks to political backing, which Memon lacked, presumably because he was Muslim.

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  • Mango temple: Where locals say 'Hindustan' ends and 'Pakistan' begins - News18.com

    Every person, from the taxi driver to the police constable on the road and even the worker in TISCO along

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  • Thousands gather at Kalam's hometown

    Clutching onto his six-month-old daughter, Muneeswaran, a businessman from Karur in Tamil Nadu, was wary of his chances of wading through the massive crowd to see Kalam ayya for one last time. This is emotional but he would’ve liked us to move on, carrying forward the spirit he wanted us to imbibe,” Muneeswaran told Deccan Herald.

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  • Forbes India Magazine - The end of India's IT miracle: Vishal Sikka

    With customers and top talent exiting, Infosys a year ago turned to Vishal Sikka, an executive board member of Germany’s SAP, to be its first non-founder CEO. Sikka, 48, grew up and went to school in India, then got his engineering degree at Syracuse University in the US and added a PhD in artificial intelligence at Stanford. An effervescent personality, he is acting to restore Infosys’s brio while living (travelling, mostly) away from the firm’s Bengaluru headquarters.

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  • Railways Modifies Identity Proof Rules for Tatkal Travellers

    MUMBAI: Indian Railways has modified rules on identity proof of passengers travelling on tickets issued under its Tatkal Scheme, it was officially announced here. As per modified rules, there won't be any need to mention or furnish photocopy of proof of identity, while booking a Tatkal ticket or indicate the same while booking tickets through the Internet, according to a statement issued by the Western Railway. Only one passenger needs to produce any one of the following original proofs of identity during the journey, in case a group of passengers are travelling on Tatkal tickets, according to the statement. As per the statement, documents to be furnished as identification  proofs include Voter's Photo Identity Card, Passport, PAN Card, Driving Licence, Aadhar Card, Photo Identity Card with photographs with a serial number issued by central or state governments, student identity card with  photograph issued by a recognised school or college, passbook of nationalised banks with a photograph, as well as credit cards issued by banks with laminated photograph.

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  • Madhuri Dixit Nene launches clothing line

    Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit has launched her own clothing brand Madz. The first line under the venture is the DWM (Dance With Madhuri) sports apparel line designed keeping dancers and athletes in mind. “Madz and Timeless were two concepts which seemed to fit who I am. For Madz, we wanted to create a pret line of clothing that epitomised my approach to life: outstanding quality, great values, and good for everyone,” Madhuri said in a statement.

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  • PHOTOS: Neymar makes the most of his holidays

    When Barcelona lost to Chelsea in pre season friendly, Neymar was busy holidaying in Ibiza, Spain. The Brazilian will report back to Barcelona training on Thursday. Neymar was given an extended break off by the Catalan giants after participating in the Copa America for his country.

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  • When a leopard and dog were locked in a room for 12 hours - News18.com

    In a curious incident on Tuesday, a leopard attempted to hunt down a dog and both entered a home in

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  • K Chandrasekhar Rao makes Prathyusha feel at home

    Hyderabad: Nineteen-year-old Prathyusha, who was rescued from her abusive parents, on Wednesday had lunch with Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and his family at their Begumpet residence. After being discharged from Global Hospital and following a meeting with the HC Chief Justice, Prathyusha was taken to the CM’s residence on an invitation from the latter. Mr Rao, his wife Ms Sobha and daughter, MP Kavita, had invited Prathyusha to their home and live with them till she decided on what to study and where to live. “Prathyusha felt at home and was extremely moved by the warmth of the household.

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  • Supreme Court confirms its decision to commute death sentence of Rajiv Gandhi's assassins

    It also termed the May 1991 assassination the result of a conspiracy

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  • Alert Sounded in Bengal, Meteorological Forecasts Heavy Rainfall

    Kolkata:  West Bengal Government has sounded a 'high alert' in south Bengal following forecast of strong wind today coupled with heavy to very heavy rain under the influence of deep depression over North East Bay of Bengal. "The state government has taken all precautionary measures and is ready to tackle any situation due to gusty wind and heavy rains. "We are alert to cope with the situation in case of gusty wind and heavy rainfall in the next two days. The Task Force set up by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for the purpose is continuously monitoring the situation ... Concerned with the forecast, the CM has already cut short her trip to London by a day and is returning here in the afternoon tomorrow," the minister said.

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