• Anushka Sharma Speaks Up On Her Misspelling APJ Abdul Kalam Name!

    Pk actress Anushka Sharma who is riding high on success with her back to back marvelous performances recently disappointed her fans on twitter by making a spelling error. The whole nation is mourning over the death of Former President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam and the Bollywood celebrities also are not behind in expressing their grief for the same, several celebs took to their twitter accounts to express their sadness and one of them was Anushka Sharma.

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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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  • India hangs Yakub Memon for 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts

    By Zeba Siddiqui and Aditya Kalra MUMBAI/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India hanged Yakub Memon on Thursday for his role in the country's deadliest bombings, which killed 257 people in Mumbai in 1993, after the Supreme Court threw out his final plea for a stay of execution. Memon was convicted as the "driving spirit" behind the serial blasts in India's financial capital Mumbai, then known as Bombay. The execution drew wide public support but has stirred controversy about whether the punishment adequately reflected the help Memon gave authorities in solving the crime.

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 t6ickets through the Internet, according to a statement issued by the Western Railway. Only one passenger needs to produce any one of the following proofs of identity in the original 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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  • PF portability: EPFO asks field offices to shake up employers’ apathy

    New Delhi: At a time when the Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) is trying to turn user-friendly and competitive, some of its state units and regional offices have failed to persuade employers to implement provident fund number portability at the earliest. Unhappy over the development, central PF commissioner K.K. Jalan has written to officers in states to take quick steps to shake up employers’ apathy in implementing PF number portability which was introduced in October 2014.

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  • India Will Be Most Populous Country Sooner Than Thought, U.N. Says

    Demographers have known for some time that the number of people in India would surpass the number in China, the two most populous countries in the world. The United Nations reported on Wednesday that India’s population will probably surpass China’s by 2022, not 2028, as the organization had forecast just two years ago. In its 2015 revision report, the population division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs said China’s population was now 1.38 billion, compared with 1.31 billion in India.

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  • Parineeti, Sonakshi, Arjun, John THEN and NOW!

    Prepare to be amazed. | Parineeti, Sonakshi, Arjun, John THEN and NOW!

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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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  • 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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  • Support pours in for Memon

    On the eve of Yakub Memon’s scheduled execution, several residents of the city held a candlelight vigil for several hours at Jantar Mantar hoping that he would be granted mercy. The gathering included social activists, students, teachers, other professionals and curious passers-by, who read out copies of his new mercy petition, chanted slogans and discussed why Memon must not be executed. Several activists said that Memon’s new mercy petition, based on the revelations by former RAW official B. Raman who argued that Memon deserved leniency for his co-operation with the Indian agency by returning to the country with his family, was submitted to the prison authorities but had not reached the President yet.

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  • Jet Airways Takes on SpiceJet, Offers Discounted Tickets - NDTV

    Jet Airways has launched a promotional scheme on flights within India, offering tickets as low as Rs 1,257 (all-inclusive).

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  • Shahid Kapoor And Mira Rajput's Wedding Details: From Invites And Outfits To Menu And Ceremonies

    Shahid Kapoor is the boy next door of the entertainment industry. The 'Kaminey’ actor has finally decided that it is time for him to settle down, as he recently got engaged to Delhi-based college student, Mira Rajput. So, here we come with everything you need to know about Shahid Kapoor’s upcoming wedding, from guests to outfits, from menu to venue.

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  • The 10 Best Stocks to Hold Forever

    Few people realize these stocks exist. But many of the richest, most successful investors have been cashing in on them for decades. Now you can too...

  • Motorola launches the new Moto G (3rd gen) with 5-inch display, 13MP camera at Rs 11,999 in India

    It comes in two variants - 8GB storage with 1GB RAM at Rs 11,999 and 16GB storage with 2GB RAM at Rs 12,999. The phone will go on sale from midnight on Flipkart.

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  • In pics: Kapil Sharma is back after brief bout with illness

    After being bed-ridden for a few days, Kapil Sharma is back at doing what he does best -- comedy. However, the fans of Comedy Nights with Kapil have to wait a little more as the star is on tour at present.

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  • Former ISIS fighter explains why he joined the terror army — and why he left after just 3 days

    A former Islamic State militant recently spoke with NBC news about his experience fighting with the group in Syria — and why he surrendered after just three days on the frontlines. The man, a 24-year-old single father and college dropout who traveled from New York back to his native Turkey, told NBC what has become a familiar story. This is a common profile among those recruited by the Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL, who are often young men (and women) seeking purpose and identity.

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