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10 Odisha towns record temp above 43; rain forecast for Delhi.

There was no respite from the scorching sun in Odisha where mercury crossed the 43-degree mark at 10 places even as the Met department forecast a possibility of thunderstorm and rain in Delhi for tomorrow.It was cloudy and sunny day in patches in the national capital with both the maximum and minimum temperatures settling ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Proposal to rename Teen Murti Marg, Chowk after Israeli city deferred: NDMC.

The proposal to rename the iconic Teen Murti Marg and Teen Murti Chowk, after Israel city Haifa has been deferred, the NDMC claimed today hours after its vice chairman had announced clearance of the move.New Delhi Municipal Council Vice Chairman Karan Singh Tanwar had issued a statement that the proposal has been ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Four time MP Vinod Khanna, missed berth in Modi's team.

Vinod Khanna is, of course, remembered for what he gave best -super performances in Bollywood films. But his debut in politics too left an impression among the people he represented in Parliament.Khanna was sitting BJP MP from Gurudaspur in Punjab, having got elected in the 2014 polls. Just as his life in Bollywood had ups ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

South actor Vinu Chakravathy passes away.

Veteran south Indian actor, script writer and director Vinu Chakravathy died here on Thursday after prolonged illness. He was 71 and is survived by his wife, daughter and a son. Family sources said for the last few months, the actor was critically ill and was suffering from diabetes and high blood pressure. Acted in more ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Shah, Mamata lock horns as BJP chief wraps up Bengal visit.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and BJP chief Amit Shah today fired salvos at each other on the last day of the latters three-day visit to the state where the saffron party wants to expand its footprint after a string of electoral successes.Shah targeted the TMC government, saying under it West Bengal had become ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

I'm victim of Chidambaram's 'saffron terrorism' bogey: Sadhvi.

Out on bail in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur today alleged she was "falsely implicated in the case to endorse the bogey of saffron terrorism, a term coined by erstwhile Home Minister P Chidambaram."Sadhvi , who was granted bail by the Bombay High Court on Tuesday, was released from judicial ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

'Baahubali' premiere in Mumbai cancelled following Vinod Khanna death.

Distributor Karan Johar took to Twitter to make announcement, saying news of the actor's death has come as a shock

- GulfNews - AE

Abu Dhabi hospital offers treatment to 'world's heaviest woman'.

World's heaviest woman to be airlifted to UAE next week from Mumbai for further treatment

- GulfNews - AE

India formally requested for consular access and visas to Kulbhushan's parents: MEA.

MEA Spokesperson Gopal Baglay on Thursday during weekly briefing said India formally requested for consular access and visas to Kulbhushan's parents.

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Indian-American teacher jailed for wire fraud.

Washington, April 27 A 58-year-old Indian-American teacher was sentenced to 11 months in jail, which he has already served during the trial, for the wire fraud scheme involving the hiring of Indian nationals to teach in the US. George Mariadas Kurusu was sentenced on Wednesday in Alpine, California, and was ordered to pay ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Review petition filed with SC over BS III vehicles' order.

New Delhi, April 27 The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers on Thursday said that it has approached the Supreme Court to plead for a review of its judgement issued over the BS III vehicles. In a statement, SIAM said that it has filed a review petition with the apex court to point out "certain facts" that were not ...

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11 Indians in fray at Shooting World Cup stage 3 in Cyprus

New Delhi, April 27 An 11-member Indian team, including the likes of Olympians Mairaj Ahmad Khan and Kynan Chenai, will compete at the International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup stage 3 starting from Friday at Larnaka, Cyprus. The competition will be among the last along with the Shotgun World Championships in August ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Hero MotoCorp to open second global facility in Bangladesh

New Delhi, April 27 Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp on Thursday said that it will open its second global manufacturing facility in Bangladesh. The company's Chairman, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Pawan Munjal said the second global manufacturing facility in Bangladesh will open later this year. The ...

- Yahoo! News - US

After Arunachal, China justifies tweaking Taiwan's name

After renaming six towns of Arunachal Pradesh, China has justified tweaking the name of Taiwan - a self-ruled island claimed by Beijing.

- Zee News - IN

Kupwara: How a braveheart from Bihar stopped terrorists, killed 2

Gunner Rishi Kumar was on sentry duty when the fire fight started. He observed the terrorists approach and waited for them to come within close range. He then engaged them and was hit on his head but was saved by bullet proof patka.

- Times Of India - IN

All-women battalion to be formed in J & K to deal with women stone pelters

The move comes days after girl students were seen fighting pitched battles with security forces at Lal Chowk in the heart of Srinagar on April 24

- Rediff.com - IN

South Korea's Kia invests in Indian factory after China troubles hit profit | Reuters

By Hyunjoo Jin and Heekyong Yang | SEOUL SEOUL South Korean carmaker Kia Motors Corp signed a deal on Thursday to invest about $1.1 billion to build its first factory in India, aiming to tap a fast growing market at a time when its China sales are sagging.The Hyundai Motor Co affiliate posted a 19 percent slump in ...

- Firstpost - IN

LIVE, IPL 2017, RCB vs GL at Bangalore, cricket scores and updates: Kishan, McCullum dismissed early

Catch all the live scores and updates from Match 31 of Indian Premier League 2017 between RCB and GL right here. The post LIVE, IPL 2017, RCB vs GL at Bangalore, cricket scores and updates: Kishan, McCullum dismissed early appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Kashmir unrest: Once a bastion of religious pluralism, the valley is now a battleground of militancy

While the Kashmiri youth choose between terrorism and tourism, the government’s job is to address their ideological predicament. The post Kashmir unrest: Once a bastion of religious pluralism, the valley is now a battleground of militancy appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Arvind Kejriwal`s AAP accepts fighting PM Narendra Modi tough after BJP`s landslide victory in Uttar Pradesh

Arvind Kejriwal has asked AAP MLAs to go back to people and introspect the reasons behind the poll debacle in MCD.

- Zee News - IN

UP school asks students for `Yogi hair cut`, raises hackles

A private school in Meerut city of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday allegedly issued a diktat to its students to sport 'Yogi-style' hair cut, raising the hackles of shocked parents who protested.

- Zee News - IN

Divorced man poisons five children, commits suicide in south Punjab

Poverty, divorce from wife believed to be motive behind crime The post Divorced man poisons five children, commits suicide in south Punjab appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

India seeks Jhadav's health certificate

Indian external affairs ministry spokesperson says Indian spy's health is a 'matter of grave concern' The post India seeks Jhadav's health certificate appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Raddul Fasaad: 5 killed, 11 arrested in operations across Pakistan, says ISPR

Five terrorists were killed and 11 apprehended during search and intelligence-based operations carried out in different parts of the country during the last 24 hours, Inter-Services Public Relations said in a statement released today. ISPR, the military's media wing, stated that security forces conducted 29 cordon and ...

- DAWN - PK

Indian tycoon Sajjan Jindal meets PM Nawaz in Murree

Indian businessman and entrepreneur Sajjan Jindal made an unannounced visit to Pakistan and met with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Sajjan Jindal, who is also said to be accompanied by other businessmen, met PM Nawaz Sharif for a personal meeting in Murree, where PM Nawaz Sharif had gone recently for a private trip. According ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Op Radd-ul Fasaad: Five terrorists killed, nine arrested

RAWALPINDI: Five terrorists have been killed while nine apprehended in search and intelligence based operations across the country, according to an ISPR release. The army’s media cell said during the last 24 hours, security forces conducted 29 cordon-and-search operations and 12 IBOs in different parts of the country. ...

- Geo.tv - PK

JEE-Mains: Udaipur boy's Hard work and confidence help him score 100 percent

Kalpit Veerval, of Udaipur district in Rajasthan, has topped the Joint Entrance Examination -Main by scoring 360 out of 360 marks. A Hundred percent scorer and topper in general as well as Scheduled Caste category, Kalpit is now also eyeing JEE advanced.Around the same time when results got declared online, Chairperson of ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

ICC still ready to pay USD 390m, BCCI wants USD 450m

With Indias Champions Trophy participation in doubt, the International Cricket Council is still willing to pay the BCCI USD 100 million more than the original share from the revamped revenue model.According to a senior BCCI official present in Dubai, the ICC has not yet withdrawn its offer of USD 390 million -- nearly 100 ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Frequent terror strikes put question mark over govt claims

Frequent terror strikes in Jammu and Kashmir have put a question mark over the claims of the government and the security agencies that militants were on run.The revival of militancy, and especially home grown terror, is making security agencies nervous, locals fearful, separatists excited and early morning headlines ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

6 Delhi-bound flights diverted due to bad weather

Six Delhi-bound flights were diverted today to the Jaipur International Airport here owing to bad weather.Five Jet Airways and an Oman Air aircraft coming from different locations and supposed to land in New Delhi were diverted to Jaipur airport due to bad weather conditions, acting JIA director M P Bansal told PTI.He said ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

R'sthan: 150 artists stage protest against govt for altering constitution of JKK

Around 150 artists from all over Rajasthan including Padma Awardees staged a protested against the Rajasthan government for unlawfully altering the constitution of Jawahar Kala Kendra the art and Culture centre of Jaipur, Rajasthan.Artists hailing from all genres staged a protest by performing poetry, sketching, clay ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Eman Ahmed to be shifted to the UAE from Mumbai hospital

Egyptian national Eman Ahmed, who is being treated for obesity here, would be shifted to a hospital in Abu Dhabi.The city-based Saifee Hospital today announced that Eman Ahmed would be shifted to Burjeel Hospital in the UAE. The development comes amid allegations by Emans sister Shaimaa Selim that she was not receiving ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Gujarat Lions win toss, elect to bowl against RCB

Gujarat Lions skipper Suresh Raina won the toss and elected to bowl against Royal Challengers Bangalore in an Indian Premier League match at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, here today.Gujarat made a few changes as they brought in James Faulkner and Ishan Kishan, while leaving out Akshdeep Nath and Dwayne Smith from the playing ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Minor children too can choose not to live with parents: HC

Even minor children have the liberty to choose not to live with their parents, the Delhi High Court today said."Children have the liberty to choose not to live with their parents. Even minor children have the liberty," the court said.The oral observation by a bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Deepa Sharma came during ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

'Islamist' attack on France's Reunion island wounds 2 police

A suspected Islamist radical shot and wounded two policemen on the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion as they tried to arrest him today, authorities said.The attack comes a week after a French policeman was shot and killed and two others wounded on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris, just days ahead of the first round of ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Udaipur boy Kalpit Veerval tops IIT JEE-Main

Kalpit Veerval from Udaipur in Rajasthan has topped the Joint Entrance Examination -Main with a perfect 100 per cent score. Kalpit, who has scored 360 out of 360 in the JEE-Main, had earlier topped the Indian Junior Science Olympiad and the National Talent Search Examination .

- Times Of India - IN

IPL 2017, Live Score: RCB vs Gujarat Lions

Live Commentary & Live cricket score updates of Match 31 of the Vivo Indian Premier League between Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Lions on Times of India

- Times Of India - IN

3 Indian soldiers, 2 suspected rebels killed in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India " The Indian army says at least three soldiers and two suspected rebels have been killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir after militants stormed a military camp close to the Line of Control dividing the disputed...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

3 Indian soldiers, 2 suspected rebels killed in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India " At least three Indian soldiers and two suspected rebels were killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Thursday after militants stormed a military camp close to the heavily militarized Line of Control dividing...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Indian film 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' cleared for release

It accepted several cuts offered by the filmmakers and ordered a reference to "prostitutes" to be removed

- Daily Nation - KE

Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev among sports icons set to get wax figure at Madame Tussauds Delhi

Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev's wax figure will be the latest addition at the Madame Tussauds Delhi as he's set to join other sports icons there. The post Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev among sports icons set to get wax figure at Madame Tussauds Delhi appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Kulbhushan, Ehsanullah's statements exposed India: FO

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office spokesman, Nafees Zakaria said during the weekly news briefing on Thursday that confessions by Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav and former TTP spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan had exposed India. Zakaria said that Jhadav was prosecuted as per the law of the land and his statements helped in intercepting a ...

- Geo.tv - PK

Actor Vinod Khanna dies at 70 from cancer

Veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna died on Thursday in a Mumbai hospital after a battle with cancer.

- BDNews24 - BD

India, Poland ink agriculture agreement

Warsaw, April 27 India and Poland on Thursday signed an agreement on the exchange of information and technology in the agriculture sector. The agreement, signed by Minister of State of Small Industries Giriraj Singh from the Indian side, will see cooperation between the two nations and emphasise on the need to expand their ...

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Indian firms expect moderate economic expansion in 2017: Survey

New Delhi, April 27 Driven by positive economic sentiment, more than three-fourths of senior finance executives of Indian companies expect moderate to substantial economic expansion in 2017, a survey said here on Thursday. The survey - Global Business & Spending Outlook - commissioned by American Express and conducted by ...

- Yahoo! News - US

India-Italy ties on recovery path via trade

New Delhi, April 27 Relations between India and Italy are set on the path to recovery, after strains that developed over the past years, with the Joint Economic Commission slated to meet in Rome in May after a gap of eight years, it was announced here on Thursday. Visiting Italian Deputy Minister of Economic Development ...

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Don't like sensationalising stories into sexuality: Priyanka Chopra

Mumbai, April 27 Actress-producer Priyanka Chopra, who has done some bold scenes in the American series "Quantico", says she doesnt like to sensationalise stories into sexuality. Asked about the apprehension she faced while doing bold scenes, Priyanka told media persons here on Wednesday: "I haven't done anything more than ...

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After Arunachal, China justifies tweaking Taiwan's name

Beijing, April 27 After renaming six towns of Arunachal Pradesh, China has justified tweaking the name of Taiwan - a self-ruled island claimed by Beijing. China's state media on April 11 had referred to Taiwan as "Zhongguo Taipei" instead of "Zhonghua Taipei". Taiwan calls itself Zhonghua Taipei, which means the Republic of ...

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IPL-10: Next 9 days will define the season for Delhi, says Zaheer

Kolkata, April 27 The next nine days will be make or break for struggling Indian Premier League franchise Delhi Daredevils, skipper Zaheer Khan said on Thursday ahead of their game against table-toppers Kolkata Knight Riders . Delhi are languishing at seventh in the points table with just four points in their kitty from six ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Markets scale new highs, but fail to sustain impetus

Mumbai, April 27 Indian equity markets on Thursday made fresh record highs. However, selling pressure triggered by profit bookings dragged them to closing in the red.

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