WORLD

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Multinational search teams were racing against time to locate the black box of the crashed airliner, as Malaysia revised the account of the critical final communication received from the jet. The...

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President Obama says he's tired of the seemingly never-ending rounds of budget crises. "When it comes to Congress paying its bills ... we cannot be a country that is lurching every...

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UNITED NATIONS – The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Friday night to secure and destroy Syria's chemical weapons stockpile, a landmark decision aimed at taking poison gas off the battlefield...

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obama-comes-down-on-side-of-singh-sen-and-socialism-in-debate-about-poverty

NEW YORK: Derided by critics as a servitor and doormat when it comes to domestic politics, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has repeatedly shown that he can hold his own when...

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obama-and-rowhani-offer-hope-for-peace

UNITED NATIONS — President Barack Obama and Iran's new leader made very tentative moves to end decades of hostility between their countries but could not break the deadlock enough to...

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chinese-air-force-starts-final-phase-of-major-exercise

Beijing: Chinese Air Force has started the third and final phase of one of its biggest exercises, meant to test the logistic ability of the world's biggest military to move...

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china-hit-by-typhoon-usagi-most-powerful-storm-this-year

Weather experts say it's the most powerful storm this year, and the National Meteorological Center in China issued the highest weather warning possible. The storms have caused flooding and brought gale...

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at-navy-yard-service-barack-obama-rails-against-routine-of-gun-violence

President Barack Obama made an impassioned plea on Sunday for Americans to overcome their "creeping resignation" about gun violence and demand tougher gun laws following the country's latest mass shooting. "I'm...

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pakistan-church-blast-kills-dozens

A twin-suicide bombing outside a church in Peshawar in Pakistan has killed at least 75 people, in one of the worst attacks on Christians in the country. Two bombers blew themselves...

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INDIA

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Accusing the Congress and third front of fuelling instability, Narendra Modi today sought a clear-cut mandate, appealing to voters to give NDA at least 300 seats in the Lok Sabha...

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NEW DELHI: Aam Aadmi Party's chief and start campaigner, Arvind Kejriwal, will launch his Delhi campaign on Monday with a jansabha in West Delhi constituency. His first road show will...

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RANCHI: Lalu Prasad, who was last week convicted for complicity in the Rs 950-crore fodder scam, has been sentenced to five years' rigorous imprisonment. The special CBI court also slapped...

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tensions-flare-up-in-seemandhra

In Anantapur district, thousands of people take to the streets denouncing the Centre's decision approving the creation of a separate Telangana State After more than two months of protests, protests erupted...

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upa-may-recall-ordinance-on-convicted-lawmakers-as-rahul-calls-it-nonsense

With Rahul Gandhi slamming the ordinance against disqualification of convicted lawmakers, Government is expected to take back the controversial measure, Congress indicated on Friday. Rahul says govt's ordinance on convicted lawmakers...

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lalu-prasad-s-conviction-it-s-not-about-corruption-but-loss-of-power

How Lalu Prasad Yadav must wish that the Rashtriya Janata Dal had replicated its performance in the 2004 Lok Sabha elections (when it won 21 seats) in 2009 (when it...

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MUMBAI: The death toll in the Mazgaon building collapse on Saturday rose to 43 even as rescuers scoured the massive rubble looking for survivors and bodies. The owner of a decoration...

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congress-left-red-faced-after-rahul-s-ordinance-bombshell

New Delhi: A day after Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi put Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the entire party in an embarrassing situation by rubbishing the ordinance on convicted lawmakers, spokesperson...

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NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today confirmed that he would be meeting his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif during his visit to the US which began today. Singh, in his departure...

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STATE:UTTAR PRADESH

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varun-gandhi-slams-up-government

AGRA: BJP general secretary Varun Gandhi Saturday accused the Samajwadi Party-led Uttar Pradesh government of pursuing the politics of appeasement and said its mistakes will lead to its collapse. Gandhi was...

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up-government-removes-arun-kumar-as-adg-law-order

LUCKNOW: A week after the information about his application for Central deputation went public, the Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday removed additional DG (law and order) Arun Kumar. He has...

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ias-officer-durga-shakti-nagpal-s-suspension-revoked-by-uttar-pradesh-government

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday revoked the suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal. The decision came a day after the 2009-batch officer, whose suspension on questionable grounds had...

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SPORTS

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Hours before a BCCI special meet to consider a disciplinary panel report on Lalit Modi for alleged financial irregularities in the cricket league, the ex-IPL commissioner on Wednesday moved the...

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moyes-demands-manchester-united-reaction-after-derby-thrashing

Manchester United manager David Moyes says he is expecting a reaction from his players after losing 4-1 to neighbours City in the derby. The Premier League champions slumped to their second...

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CITIES:UTTAR PRADESH

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durga-sakthi-posted-as-joint-magistrate-at-kanpur-dehat

LUCKNOW: Five days after revoking the suspension of Durga Sakthi Nagpal, the UP government posted the IAS officer as joint magistrate at Kanpur Dehat, where her husband, Abhishek, is already...

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cii-workshop-set-the-stage-for-emerging-solar-energy-technologies-for-industry-in-up

LUCKNOW: 'Solar power can play a significant role towards building a sustainable Future for India' was the message that reverberated at the workshop on 'Emerging Solar Energy Technologies for applications...

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boy-killed-in-nairobi-shootout

JHANSI: An eleven-year-old boy from Lalitpur fell victim to the shootout that took place in a mall in Nairobi on September 21. Prianshu Jain, a native of Lalitpur, lived with...

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vhp-s-panch-kosi-yatra-begins-ayodhya-on-high-alert

Lucknow, Sept 23: The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) sponsored panch kosi yatra began on Monday amid high security. Security forces were put on high alert in and around the town...

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BUSINESS

Sensex sheds 388 points at mid-session

23-09-2013 Hits:2472 BUSINESS Administrator - avatar Administrator

Sensex sheds 388 points at mid-session

The BSE benchmark Sensex fell below the crucial 20,000 level at mid-session on Monday, losing 388 points on sustained selling by funds on concerns that RBI might take more measures...

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