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BATMAN THEATRE SHOOTING: They Took A Bullet For Love

BATMAN THEATRE SHOOTING: They Took A Bullet For Love

WASHINGTON – They proved their love to their beloveds even under fire. Three American young men have become the heroes by laying their lives to save their girlfriends from a barrage of bullets in a US cinema hall on Friday during one of the worst mass shootings in American history. Matt McQuinn (27), Jonathan Blunk […]

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India In Midst Of World War IV, Says President Pranab

India In Midst Of World War IV, Says President Pranab

NEW DELHI – Pranab Mukherjee took over as the 13th President of the country at a ceremony in Parliament on Wednesday. Mukherjee, who replaced Pratibha Patil in the high office, was administered the oath of office by chief justice of India S H Kapadia. In his acceptance speech, Mukherjee touched upon social and global challenges […]

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TOO MANY WIVES DEADLY: Nigerian Businessman ‘Raped To Death’ By 5 ‘Jealous Wives’

TOO MANY WIVES DEADLY: Nigerian Businessman ‘Raped To Death’ By 5 ‘Jealous Wives’

LONDON – A wealthy Nigerian businessman was ‘raped to death’ by five of his wives because he was paying too much attention to the sixth one. Uroko Onoja from Ogbadibo was having sex with his youngest wife when the remaining five reportedly set upon him with knives and sticks and demanded him to satisfy each […]

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Crooks Like Kalmadi Should Be Barred From Olympics, Says Track Legend Milkha Singh

Crooks Like Kalmadi Should Be Barred From Olympics, Says Track Legend Milkha Singh

NEW DELHI – Track legend Milkha Singh on Wednesday welcomed the Delhi High Court’s decision to bar Suresh Kalmadi from attending the Olympic Games opening ceremony, saying that his presence in London on July 27 would have been a ‘shame’ for the country. “A crook like him should not be allowed to go to the […]

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India Staring At Drought

India Staring At Drought

NEW DELHI – The government has rolled out the first steps to avert a farm sector crisis amid indications that the Met department is now set to switch to a below-normal rainfall forecast. The rainfall outlook is expected to be revised from 96% to 92% when a “mid-season review” is presented to the  government next […]

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Seven Journalists Including Murdoch Cronies Charged Over British Phone Hacking

Seven Journalists Including Murdoch Cronies Charged Over British Phone Hacking

LONDON – Seven senior journalists, including two former editors, have been charged in Britain with conspiring to intercept the voicemails of 600 victims, The Independent reported Tuesday. Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson, Rupert Murdoch’s former editors, are charged with conspiring to hack the phone of missing schoolgirl Milly Dowler, the Crown Prosecution announced. Glenn Mulcaire, […]

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Congress Pushed Through Its Man Into The President’s Chair

Congress Pushed Through Its Man Into The President’s Chair

NEW DELHI – Pranab Mukherjee, the ruling United Progressive Alliance’s key strategist and a long-time minister, was yesterday elected India’s 13th president by an overwhelming majority of MPs and legislators across the political spectrum, leaving his rival P A Sangma bruised. One of India’s most experienced and canny politicians, Mukherjee, the ruling United Progressive Alliance […]

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Youth Murders Father For Abusing Mother

Youth Murders Father For Abusing Mother

NEW DELHI – Unable to see his mother being abused by his smack-addicted addict, a 24-year-old youth allegedly murdered him with a meat chopper. Danish along with his mother Naima were was arrested early this morning on the charge of murdering his 50-year-old father at their residence in Nizamuddin in south Delhi. Maima was accused […]

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Cops ‘Gang-Rape’ Village Woman At UP Police Station

Cops ‘Gang-Rape’ Village Woman At UP Police Station

NEW DELHI – A woman was allegedly gang-raped within the premises of a police station in Khadda area in Kushinagar in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Monday. The woman was taken to the police station on July 17 by a man Vijay Verma of her village Gainahi promising her help in getting a job but […]

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Karnataka Government To Perform Pujas For Rains At A Cost Of Rs 17.5 Crore

Karnataka Government To Perform Pujas For Rains At A Cost Of Rs 17.5 Crore

BANGALORE – In a self-proclaimed atheist chief minister Jagadish Shettar headed BJP government, a sum of Rs 17.5 crore is going to be spent to offer prayers in temples across the state to invoke Gods for rains to counter the worst drought and scarcity of drinking water seen in the last 42 years. On Friday, […]

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