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Yuvraj Singh’s angry father Yograj forgives ‘evil’ Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Yuvraj Singh’s brilliant 150 in the second India vs England ODI at Cuttack’s Barabati Stadium has cooled down the flamboyant left-hander’s angry father, Yograj Singh. A fiery bowler during the days of Kapil Dev, Yograj Singh has been a Mahendra Singh Dhoni hater and blamed India’s 2011 World Cup-winning captain for Yuvraj Singh’s ouster from the Indian cricket team. After ...

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As Sindhu, Gopichand make their nation proud, some of their compatriots Google their caste

NEW DELHI: Indians around the world on Friday watched with bated breath as badminton aceP V Sindhu went for gold in her Olympic final against Spain’s Carolina Marin, and the number of Google searches for Sindhu naturally increased during this time. But rather disconcertingly, some Google users were curious about something rather specific – Sindhu’s caste.   Pullela Gopichand and ...

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Cellphone Footage Gives A Glimpse Of Terrorist Who Triggered Assam Blast

NEW DELHI:  HIGHLIGHTS 13 people were killed during a brazen terror attack in Assam’ Kokrajhar Manjay Islari, self-styled commander, is said to have triggered blast Strict vigil is being maintained along Assam-Bengal border after attack Minutes before they gunned down 13 people and injured nearly 20 at the village market in Assam’s Kokrajhar on Friday, at least one suspected NDFB ...

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On Plane To Delhi, Sonia Gandhi’s Health Worsened, Say Sources

NEW DELHI:  HIGHLIGHTS Sonia Gandhi had to cut short roadshow in Varanasi Hospitalized in Delhi, remains under observation Dehydrated but stable, say doctors attending to her After Sonia Gandhi was unable to complete her roadshow in Varanasi, she was flown home to Delhi on a chartered plane from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency. During the flight, the Congress president’s health ...

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In a first, Mideast hub Dubai eases liquor rules for Ramzan

HIGHLIGHTS Dubai has allowed day-time alcohol sales during Ramzan The tourism dept did appeal on tourists to respect Ramzan rules. Being drunk in public is a criminal offense in Dubai. DUBAI: Dubai, the Mideast’s desert party town, has just gotten even wetter. The city-state is breaking new ground with its decision to loosen rules prohibiting day-time alcohol sales during the ...

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Top Kapu leaders issue two-day ultimatum to CM Naidu

HYDERABAD: Accusing CM N Chandrababu Naidu of being vindictive towards fasting Kapu leader Mudragada Padmanabham, prominent Kapu leaders belonging different political parties have warned that if anything happens to Mudragada, the state government will have to face serious consequences. Cutting across political lines, prominent Kapu politicos including K Chiranjeevi, Dasari Narayana Rao, MM Pallam Raju, C Ramachandraiah, Botcha Satyanarayana and ...

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Datsun’s new small car redi-GO launched at Rs 2.39 lakh

After weeks of speculation about its starting price, theDatsun redi-GO was finally launched on Tuesday at a price of Rs 2.39 lakh for the base model, among five different variants. The top-of-the-line model will go up till Rs 3.34 (both prices ex-showroom Delhi). After two rather unsuccessful previous attempts at luring Indian markets with the GO and GO+, Datsun is ...

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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali passes away

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who was hospitalized following respiratory problems on Thursday, passed away on Saturday. “After a 32-year battle with Parkinson’s disease, Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74,” his spokesman Bob Gunnell said. Ali, whose fame transcended sport during a remarkable heavyweight boxing career that spanned three decades, had been hospitalised in Phoenix, Arizona, area ...

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