Top stories you shouldn't miss

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Have a look at some of the top stories which you might have missed out: 1. Floods ravage eastern India, 52 killed 2. Two militants, two soldiers killed as Army foils infiltration in Kashmir 3....

Floods ravage eastern India, 52 killed

In 2 hours

Rajnath conducts aerial survey in Assam; swollen Ganga breaches in north Bengal

New body for hill country Tamils

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It will be on the lines of the Southern Development Authority, which had a visible presence during the previous regime led by Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Skydiver to jump out of plane without parachute

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Luke Aikins is not alone and joins the list of these outrageously dangerous endeavours -- some of which ended in deaths.

Fifteen banks ready to roll out UPI by July 31

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At least 15 banks, both from public and private sectors, are ready to roll out the unified payments interface (UPI) starting July 31. The UPI system is a kind of e-payment which can be authenticated using mobile phones.

No losses of job, salary in SBI merger: Arundhati Bhattacharya

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SBI Chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya has said that there is no reason for the bank employees to be apprehensive of the upcoming mergers as there will be no losses of jobs or salaries in the process.

Great track and field athletes in Olympic history

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As the mega event is about to kickstart in a week in Rio, let us have a look at the some of the interesting statistics.

Rio not 'clean': Russian doping whistleblower

In 58 minutes

Vitaly Stepanov, who with his 800m runner wife Yuliya Stepanova gave details of the state-run doping programme in Russia, said that despite attempts to clamp down, doping cheats will be in Rio when the Games start on August 5.

Xiaomi Mi 5 smartphone’s battery explodes in China: Report

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There is no official confirmation about the incident. Further details about the same are not yet available.

LeEco Super TV's India launch date revealed

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The Chinese tech firm has sent media invites for an event scheduled for August 4 in New Delhi. There is no word as to which models will be launched in India.

Milind Soman running barefoot over 60kms a day

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Forget the onscreen superheroes, Milind Soman is the undisputed Iron Man in real and his Ironman title in the toughest Zurich triathlon is a proof of that.

No housewarming party for Ranbir Kapoor?

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Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor, who splurged an estimated Rs 35 crore on his new bachelor pad in Pali Hill, Mumbai, will move into his apartment in October.

Interpreters of maladies

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How good is the public healthcare system? In U.P.’s Mainpuri district, both doctors and medicines are hard to find. It’s the quack who reigns

Study asks if going to moon came with a downside of heart disease

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Although findings were not conclusive, scientists say space radiation is a concern

Indian teachers in demand in Singapore

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Indian teachers are most sought after in Singapore schools with increasing number of teachers being recruited to teach not only Indian languages but also other subjects.

Indian connection to prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding cake

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Had it not been for the encouragement of her Gujarati husband Kishore Patel, Fiona Cairns may have never made the leap from graphic design to luxury baking.

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Great track and field athletes in Olympic history

In 11 minutes

As the mega event is about to kickstart in a week in Rio, let us have a look at the some of the interesting statistics.

Top stories you shouldn't miss

In 41 minutes

Have a look at some of the top stories which you might have missed out: 1. Floods ravage eastern India, 52 killed 2. Two militants, two soldiers killed as Army foils infiltration in Kashmir 3....

Rio not 'clean': Russian doping whistleblower

In 58 minutes

Vitaly Stepanov, who with his 800m runner wife Yuliya Stepanova gave details of the state-run doping programme in Russia, said that despite attempts to clamp down, doping cheats will be in Rio when the Games start on August 5.

New body for hill country Tamils

In one hour

It will be on the lines of the Southern Development Authority, which had a visible presence during the previous regime led by Mahinda Rajapaksa.

West Indies win toss, opt to bat against India

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West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and elected to bat in the second Test against India in Kingston on Saturday.India made just one change, bringing in K.L. Rahul in place of injured Murali...

Skydiver to jump out of plane without parachute

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Luke Aikins is not alone and joins the list of these outrageously dangerous endeavours -- some of which ended in deaths.

Live scorecard, 2nd Test: India v West Indies, Day 1

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Live action from Day 1 of the second Test between West Indies and India in Kingston, Jamaica. West Indies won the toss and opted to bat. For India, KL Rahul replaces an injured Murali Vijay.

Family alleges Pakistani Baloch activist kidnapped

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The family of a missing Pakistani activist who was involved in highlighting the plight of missing persons and the situation in restive Balochistan province, has alleged he was abducted by security ag...

Afghan Taliban team visits China for talks

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An Afghan Taliban delegation from its political office in Qatar recently visited China to discuss the situation in Afghanistan and the region, a group leader said on Saturday. The Taliban has been attempting to attract China's support in their ongoing war with the Afghanistan government.

Xiaomi Mi 5 smartphone’s battery explodes in China: Report

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There is no official confirmation about the incident. Further details about the same are not yet available.

Strike grounds 20% Air France flights

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Air France on Saturday cancelled around 20 per cent of its flights on the fourth day of a strike by flight attendants during the peak summer travel season, the airline said. The French carrier said it expected around the same level of service on Sunday.

Floods ravage eastern India, 52 killed

In 2 hours

Rajnath conducts aerial survey in Assam; swollen Ganga breaches in north Bengal

Fifteen banks ready to roll out UPI by July 31

In 2 hours

At least 15 banks, both from public and private sectors, are ready to roll out the unified payments interface (UPI) starting July 31. The UPI system is a kind of e-payment which can be authenticated using mobile phones.

'Peepli Live' co-director convicted of raping American research scholar

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She had gone to meet him at his Sukhdev Vihar residence in South Delhi in March last year to seek his help for a research work on Baba Gorakhnath

Heavy rains in Bidar

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Heavy rain on Friday and Saturday damaged some houses, crops and inundated schools and public buildings in the district. The district received 42 mm of rainfall in two days, the highest in Basavakaly...

F1: Nico Rosberg on pole for home German Grand Prix

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Nico Rosberg will start his home German Grand Prix on Sunday from pole position after setting the fastest time in qualifying on Saturday.

Mahadayi: mixed response to bandh call across State

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Good response in Mysuru, Hassan; little impact in Bidar, Dakshina Kannada.

‘No ban imposed on journalists in reporting court proceedings’

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"There is no ban imposed on the journalists from attending and reporting court proceedings," the release said.

Kozhikode Sub Inspector suspended after fracas with media

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DGP Loknath Behara told reporters here that the official was suspended pending an enquiry.

Uttarakhand BJP leader booked for rape in Delhi

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A rape case was registered against Uttarakhand BJP leader Harak Singh Rawat at the Safdarjung police station on Friday night after a 32-year-old woman from Assam accused him of raping her. The wom...