• Sharif discusses regional issues with US NSA

    Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) Islamabad wants to hold a meaningful and objective dialogue on all outstanding issues with New Delhi, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif told US National Security Advisor Susan Rice here on Sunday, media reported. Sharif also took Rice into confidence regarding the prevailing security situation in the region, particularly relations with India and Afghanistan, Dawn reported. Rice is on a day-long visit to Pakistan to meet the top political and military leadership of the country.

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News
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  • Here’s What Shahid Kapoor Gifted His Sister Sanah Kapoor On Raksha Bandhan

    Shahid Kapoor has a very special bond with his sister, Sanah Kapoor. For the first time, the two will be seen sharing screen space in Vikas Bahl’s upcoming film Shaandaar. The first song of the film, which will be released soon, will feature Sanah Kapoor.

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  • Kareena Kapoor Khan Parties Hard With Her Besties

    Kareena Kapoor Khan, Karisma Kapoor, Malaika Arora Khan and Amrita Arora were caught on a selfie, where we can see them partying and having a good time. Karisma was looking all pretty and serious in her all black attire. Kareena Kapoor Khan, who is currently shooting for R.Balki’s next titled ‘Ki and Ka’, is riding on cloud nine after the success of ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’.

    Business of Cinema
  • Sheena Bora’s passport found, Sanjeev Khanna has confessed, says Police Chief

    Claiming a breakthrough in the Sheena Bora murder probe, police said Friday they had recovered her passport from the Dehradun home of her boyfriend Rahul Mukerjea’s mother. This, police said, effectively negated the claim of Indrani Mukerjea, Sheena’s mother who has been arrested for her murder, that her daughter was still alive and was settled in the United States. Indrani is the wife of former Star India CEO Peter Mukerjea.

    The Indian Express
  • Imaad Shah on his life at home and at work

    While I was growing up, we were all living together — mom (Ratna Pathak Shah), dad (Naseeruddin Shah), Vivaan (brother), Heeba (Naseeruddin’s daughter from his first marriage) and I. Now, Heeba and I live on our own and Vivaan has been told by my parents that he has one more year before he gets kicked out.

    The Indian Express
  • I spent a week switching between the iPhone 6 Plus and Samsung Galaxy Note 5 — here's how they compare

    If you're looking for a phone with a large screen, the iPhone 6 Plus and Galaxy Note 5 are by far...

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  • Hardik Patel is right: The truth about Patidars can be found in Gujarat’s villages, not US motels

    Hardik Patel, the 22-year-old firebrand leader, has successfully brought the subject of the Gujarati peasant into national debate in India with his agitation seeking reservations for Patidars. Hardik Patel’s campaign, however, shifts the debate in a new direction. From talking about the lack of educational opportunities for Patidars, he often switches to discussing the links between poor peasants and farmer suicides in Gujarat. The answer was delivered at the spectacle in Ahmedabad on August 25 to a live audience of 5 lakh and to millions others watching on television: Hardik Patel and his Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti.

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  • First person: The story behind how Sanjay Gandhi slapped Indira six times at a dinner party

    Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Lewis M Simons was the Washington Post correspondent in Delhi when the Emergency was imposed. Simons recounts how he got the story and the reaction of Sonia and Rajiv Gandhi when he met them long after the Emergency had been lifted. You did a story in the Washington Post quoting an unnamed source who claimed that Sanjay Gandhi had slapped his mother, Indira Gandhi, six times at a dinner party.

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  • How much it costs for a single person to live in 24 major US cities

    Even if you're living on your own, expenses can add up — especially in a big city. Single...

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  • Cricket: Pujara's comeback ton lifts India

    Colombo, Aug 29, 2015 (AFP) - Cheteshwar Pujara marked his recall with an unbeaten century after Sri Lanka's Dhammika Prasad ripped through India's batting in the decisive third and final Test in Colombo on Saturday.

    AFP
  • Dhanushkodi That Bordered India-Srilanka Is Still Missed

    Wish Dhanushkodi could revive again. For the pilgrims who  visited the eponymous Shiva temple in the temple town of Rameswaram, a visit to Dhanushkodi, around 20 kilometres away, was a must in the itinerary, a bath in the ocean was not advised though due  to the treacherous waves.

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  • Please shoot me, begged Pakistani terrorist Sajjad Ahmed after Indian army caught him alive

    Please shoot me, begged Pakistani terrorist Sajjad Ahmed after Indian army caught him alive. The Indian army has released some pictures of the terrorist and he is being seen hidden in a cave with AK 47. he had plans to attack the army personnel with his other mates but his plans were ruined as he was captured and his helpers died. But after he was caught he begged Indian army to shoot him.

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  • Jupiter-Rahu combination, post January 2016, may make things difficult for Naidu…

    The President of the Telugu Desam Party in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Chandrababu Naidu is the current Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. As the Chief Minister, Naidu rolled out a series of reforms, emphasising the use of information technology (IT) and was instrumental in making Hyderabad one of the IT hubs in India, which earned him kudos from global leaders and global media. Luminaries Bless Naidu with a strong personality….

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  • Security agencies in tizzy over Hizb commander's video

    The recent video of 21-year-old commander of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen Burhan Wani asking youth to join “jihad” (holy war) for establishing caliphate (Islamic empire) has sent security agencies in Kashmir into a tizzy. Police higher-ups were brainstorming on how to establish a counter mechanism to stop new wave of terror in Valley as dozens of youth have reportedly joined militant ranks after surfacing of Wani’s videos and pictures on social networking sites in the last few months.

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  • Sonakshi tweets apology to Delhi harassment accused

    Mumbai, Aug 28 (PTI) Actress Sonakshi Sinha says she made a mistake in judging Sarabjit Singh, who was arrested for allegedly harassing a Delhi University student in West Delhi’s Tilak Nagar, and has apologised to the youth. The girl uploaded Sarabjit’s photograph on Facebook and wrote about the alleged incident in a post, which went viral, with many slamming the guy.

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  • John Abraham, Anil Kapoor on Comedy Nights

    When John Abraham flaunted his bod on Comedy Nights.

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  • With heavy hearts, pilots perform at NY air show after death

    NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — The first-ever New York Air Show opened Saturday with a moment of silence and tributes to mark the death a day earlier of a Texas stunt pilot killed when he crashed during practice.

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  • Fire at Saudi Arabian oil workers compound kills one, injures 30

    A fire at an oil workers residential compound in Saudi Arabia on Sunday claimed one casualty and injured 30 more of various nationalities, civil defence authorities said. National oil company Saudi Aramco [SDABO.UL] said the fire broke out in a basement of the Radium residential compound. "At 05:45 today a fire was reported in the basement of the Radium residential compound in Al Khobar which is leased by Saudi Aramco for its employees," Aramco said in a statement.

    Reuters
  • Dear Smriti Irani, stop giving my money to IITians

    IITians are the most guilty of this pilferage. While it takes over Rs 3.4 lakh to educate an IITian per year, the student pays only Rs 90,000 per year. If one extrapolates this to all the 39,540 students in the Indian Institute of Technologies, the cost borne by the tax payer on educating IITians extends to 988.5 crore annually. According to budget estimates, Rs 1703.85 crore is to be allocated to the IITs for 2015-'16.

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  • Srinagar: Army stops reconstruction of mosque, triggers row

    The Army has stopped reconstruction of a seven decade-old mosque inside Srinagar’s Badamibagh Cantonment, triggering a wave of anger. While the Army has said that the construction cannot be allowed without permission, residents have questioned why the army itself laid the building’s foundation and why such rules are not applied to other religious places in the cantonment. Local shopkeepers and armymen prayed there.

    The Indian Express