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Ashok Gehlot heads to Delhi: Will Sonia Gandhi forgive her go-to man for Rajasthan revolt?
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Ashok Gehlot heads to Delhi: Will Sonia Gandhi forgive her go-to man for Rajasthan revolt?

Until yesterday, Ashok Gehlot was out of the race for the Congress chief’s post. Today, he heads to New Delhi for a meeting with Sonia Gandhi after he was exonerated from the report on the rebellion in Rajasthan. Will he survive the crisis for which his loyalist MLAs are blamed?

Mahesh Babu's mother Indira Devi passes away due to ill health
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Mahesh Babu's mother Indira Devi passes away due to ill health

Mahesh Babu is the son of yesteryear star Krishna and Indira Devi and is the fourth of the five children born to the couple. 

Delhi excise policy 'scam': After businessman Vijay Nair, ED arrests liquor trader Sameer Mahendru
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Delhi excise policy 'scam': After businessman Vijay Nair, ED arrests liquor trader Sameer Mahendru

Sources said he was taken into custody under the criminal sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) after he was put through a night-long questioning session.

Rishabh Pant or Dinesh Karthik: India vs South Africa T20Is likely to settle the wrangling debate
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Rishabh Pant or Dinesh Karthik: India vs South Africa T20Is likely to settle the wrangling debate

Dinesh Karthik and Rishabh Pant have not got enough game time ahead of the T20 World Cup and the South Africa T20I series is their only chance to impress the India management before the Men in Blue travel to Australia.

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UN calls on Iran to avoid 'unnecessary force' on protesters
world

UN calls on Iran to avoid 'unnecessary force' on protesters

Protests have spread across at least 46 cities, towns and villages in Iran. State TV reported that at least 41 protesters and police have been killed since the protests began on 17 September

IRCTC scam: CBI court summons Bihar Dy CM Tejashwi Yadav
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IRCTC scam: CBI court summons Bihar Dy CM Tejashwi Yadav

A Delhi court on Wednesday directed Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav to personally appear before it on the CBI's plea seeking cancellation of his bail in the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) scam

SC to consider on 12 October pleas challenging Centre's 2016 decision on demonetisation
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SC to consider on 12 October pleas challenging Centre's 2016 decision on demonetisation

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it will examine if the challenge to the Centre's 2016 demonetisation decision has become academic and posted the matter for consideration on 12 October.

Only In Saudi Arabia: Video of a man flying using a jetpack to deliver food goes viral
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Only In Saudi Arabia: Video of a man flying using a jetpack to deliver food goes viral

A viral video shows a Saudi man delivering food while flying in a jetpack. While the video looks cool, one wonders, just how feasible will such delivery systems by, and why not, simply use a drone?

Gul Panag-starrer series Good Bad Girl all  set to arrive on SonyLIV
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Gul Panag-starrer series Good Bad Girl all set to arrive on SonyLIV

Set in Mumbai, Good Bad Girl revolves around Maya Ahuja, a lively and quirky girl who has three different stories to tell.

India vs Pakistan series in England? ECB offers to host Tests between arch-rivals
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India vs Pakistan series in England? ECB offers to host Tests between arch-rivals

England cricket board has made an offer in order to revive bilateral cricket between India and Pakistan.

India vs South Africa: Umesh Yadav, Shreyas Iyer and Shahbaz Ahmed added to squad
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India vs South Africa: Umesh Yadav, Shreyas Iyer and Shahbaz Ahmed added to squad

India have officially confirmed suspected changes for the three-match T20I series against South Africa that gets underway later tonight.

From the first meeting to the proposal, here’s the timeline of Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal’s love story
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From the first meeting to the proposal, here’s the timeline of Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal’s love story

The two met on the sets of Fukrey in 2012 and love bloomed and blossomed soon after. They are now about to get married in a grand and stylish ceremony.

Cheetah is Back: ITBP trains dogs to protect African predators from poachers ... WATCH
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Cheetah is Back: ITBP trains dogs to protect African predators from poachers ... WATCH

German Shepherds are being trained at the Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force's (ITBP) National Training Centre for Dogs in Panchkula, Haryana to be deployed in Madhya Pradesh's Kuno National Park to protect the recently released Namibian cheetahs from poachers

'Work with Taliban, not against it', says Pakistan Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari
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'Work with Taliban, not against it', says Pakistan Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

Bhutto said the international community should work with Afghanistan's ruling Taliban, not against them, even as many US officials say the Taliban have proved themselves unworthy of cooperation

Asha Bhosle may have forgiven Atif Aslam, we haven’t
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Asha Bhosle may have forgiven Atif Aslam, we haven’t

Atif Aslam was extremely rude to Asha Bhosle, so much so that she called him ‘bidga hua’ (spoilt brat), which many think is true.

On Lata’s birth anniversary, PM Modi hails crossing named after iconic singer in Ayodhya
india

On Lata’s birth anniversary, PM Modi hails crossing named after iconic singer in Ayodhya

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will inaugurate a crossing named after Mangeshkar in the holy city of Ayodhya—believed to be the birthplace of Lord Ram. Called Lata Chowk, the crossing is being touted as a gift to her plethora of fans by the BJP-led Uttar Pradesh government

And the Oscar doesn’t go to... Why is Russia boycotting the Academy Awards?
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And the Oscar doesn’t go to... Why is Russia boycotting the Academy Awards?

Amid growing tensions with Washington over the Ukraine war, Russia said it will not submit entries to the Oscars. This is the first time the country has boycotted the coveted film awards since the fall of the Soviet Union

India on the radar to face longer-lasting droughts; here's how
india

India on the radar to face longer-lasting droughts; here's how

Researchers from the University of East Anglia (UEA) in the UK discovered that countries like India, China, Ethiopia, Ghana, Brazil, and Egypt will suffer grave consequences from even a small temperature increase of 1.5 degrees Celsius.

Congress against all ideologies, institutions that abuse religion to polarise society, says Jairam Ramesh
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Congress against all ideologies, institutions that abuse religion to polarise society, says Jairam Ramesh

"The Congress' policy has always been to uncompromisingly fight all ideologies and institutions that abuse religion to polarise our society, that misuse religion to spread prejudice, hate, bigotry and violence," Jairam Ramesh said in a statement.

Raj Kapoor to Ranbir Kapoor, the Kapoors are fans of Lata Mangeshkar
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Raj Kapoor to Ranbir Kapoor, the Kapoors are fans of Lata Mangeshkar

Raj Kapoor’s devotion to the voice of Lata Mangeshkar is legendary. He not only worshipped her voice he couldn’t imagine making a film without her songs.