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  • Heavy rains lash Odisha as cyclone Phailin advances

    Heavy rains lash Odisha as cyclone Phailin advances

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    While Cyclone Phailin is expected to disrupt flight movements at Bhubaneswar airport, thunderstorm clouds over the Bay of Bengal near Odisha are leading to flight deviations on the busy Mumbai-Bangkok and Bangkok-Gulf routes. Usually, planes between these sectors take two routes that pass over Odisha.…

  • Angry tweets question Indian-origin winner of Miss America

    Angry tweets question Indian-origin winner of Miss America

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    Washington: Nina Davuluri, 24, had this to say after winning the Miss America pageant held in Atlantic City on September 15, 2013: "I'm so happy this organization has embraced diversity. I'm thankful there are children watching at home who can finally relate to a new…

  • Delhi gangrape: All four convicted for rape and murder

    Delhi gangrape: All four convicted for rape and murder

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    New Delhi: Four accused in the December 16, 2012, gang rape were Tuesday convicted by a court here.Additional Sessions Judge Yogesh Khanna found the four guilty in the case. They were present in the court.The court's decision on accused -- Mukesh, Pawan Gupta,…

  • Gujarat govt rejects IPS officer DG Vanzara's resignation: Report

    Gujarat govt rejects IPS officer DG Vanzara's resignation: Report

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    NEW DELHI: The Gujarat government has rejected jailed DIG DG Vanzara's resignation from the Indian Police Service.The Narendra Modi government said on Wednesday that Vanzara's resignation cannot be accepted as he's an accused in encounter cases, Times Now reported.DG Vanzara, the man who…

  • Asaram Bapu sent to Jodhpur central jail, to move bail plea today

    Asaram Bapu sent to Jodhpur central jail, to move bail plea today

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    Jodhpur: Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl at his ashram here, was behind bars on Monday after he was remanded in 14-day judicial custody by a local court. Wearing a white dhoti and kurta and a red cap, the controversial…

  • Blindly following Asaram was 'big mistake', says victim's father

    Blindly following Asaram was 'big mistake', says victim's father

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    He has taken down the signboard showing the way to the ashram of Asaram Bapu here that he once proudly displayed outside his house.Asaram taken to Ashram to recreate crime sceneThe father of the girl allegedly sexually assaulted by the self-styled godman wishes…

  • PM Singh highlights bright side of crashing rupee

    PM Singh highlights bright side of crashing rupee

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    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh sought to soothe worries about the Indian economy on Friday, telling parliament that the crashing value of the rupee was part of a needed adjustment that would make Asia's third-largest economy more competitive.The speech was the veteran economist's first substantial…

  • Narendra Modi special guest at dinner hosted by Rajnath Singh

    Narendra Modi special guest at dinner hosted by Rajnath Singh

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    New Delhi: Narendra Modi was the star guest at a dinner hosted by BJP President Rajnath Singh in New Delhi for his party MPs where the Gujarat Chief Minister and veteran L K Advani shared the table sitting next to each other and sharing warm…

  • Anna ready to endorse Modi if he leaves BJP: US media

    Anna ready to endorse Modi if he leaves BJP: US media

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    New York: India's anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare has said that he would be "happy to endorse" Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi if he left the BJP, an American media outlet has reported.Hazare, who left for India from New York on Thursday after a nearly…

  • India's Chandrayaan helps NASA detect water on Moon

    India's Chandrayaan helps NASA detect water on Moon

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    Washington: Using data collected by India's Chandrayaan mission, NASA has detected magmatic water locked under the surface of the Moon.The findings represent the first remote detection of this form of water that originates from deep within the Moon's interior, NASA researchers said.Earlier studies…

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