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Akhilesh detained on way to attend protest rally

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav was on Thursday detained by the police here when he was on his way to Auraiya to attend a protest rally. Yadav, who was later released and allowed......

Irom Sharmila ties knot with British partner in Kodaikanal

Manipur civil rights activist Irom Sharmila married her long-time partner Desmond Coutinho, a British national, under the Special Marriage Act at the Sub-Registrar's office in Kodaikanal on......

UP madrassas may face action for defying I-Day order

Madrassas in Bareilly area which defied the Uttar Pradesh government order on unfurling the national flag and singing the national anthem on Independence Day may face action, including under the......

TMC sweeps civic polls in Bengal, BJP finishes second

The Trinamool Congress on Thursday swept the municipal polls in West Bengal capturing all the seven civic bodies while the Bharatiya Janata Party finished second in most places relegating the Left......

Trump disbands business councils after CEOs quit over Charlottesville remarks

Donald Trump was on Thursday forced to disband two key business advisory councils after some members the panels rebuked the United States President for his incendiary remarks on the Virginia......

Sensex gives up gains, but stays positive for 3rd day

The broader NSE Nifty after recapturing the 9,900-mark advanced to hit a high of 9,947.80, but ended at 9,904.15, up 6.85 points, or 0.07 per cent. Stocks consolidated their gains on Thursday......

Infosys to consider proposal for share buyback

Infosys, in April, had said that it will pay up to Rs 13,000 crore to shareholders during the current financial year through dividend and/or share buyback. Infosys, India's second-biggest software......

HDFC Bank cuts savings rate to 3.5% for deposits less than Rs 50 lakh

The new interest rates will be effective from August 19 and will be applicable to both resident and non-resident customers. Private sector lender HDFC Bank has reduced interest rate on savings......

The Grand i10 now looks sportier

All Hyundai cars have traditionally been more value for money  than its Maruti counterpart from the same segment, and at the same time brandishing a build quality better than the Japanese.Thus......

How about a 'Think for India' campaign?

The best of India’s brains are instead busy solving the world’s problems, as our policies incentivise them to do so, says Neelkanth Mishra.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. That 70......

Psst... Anushka joins Virat in Sri Lanka

The Star and the Skipper and some adorable elephants. After an unprecedented consecutive Test series win in Sri Lanka, Virat Kohli is taking a well deserved break before the ODI series gets......

PIX: Shamita, Swara, Ayushmann at screening

Suparn Verma's Web series Yo Ke Hua Bro launches on Voot on August 18. Web series Yo Ke Hua Bro, which has five episodes, was screened for filmi folk in Mumbai and saw quite a turnout. Directed by......

PIX: Kriti, Rajkummar, Ayushmann watch Bareilly Ki Barfi

The cast of Bareilly Ki Barfi screened their film for their friends in Mumbai. A look at the pictures. Also read: When Dangal met Nil Battey Sannata...   Cast members Kriti......

Kiran Rao recovers from swine flu

Aamir Khan and his wife Kiran Rao had contracted swine flu earlier this month, and were treated at their residence in Mumbai. Looks like Kiran Rao has recovered.   She was seen at......

Tom Cruise breaks ankle; Mission Impossible 6 on hold

Injury-caution for Tom Cruise?He throws it out of the window before you can say Mission Impossible! So it happened. Tom Cruise injured himself performing a stunt for the latest Mission: Impossible.......

Sports Shorts: 16-year-old Lakshya wins Bulgaria Open badminton title

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Thursday. Young Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen on Thursday clinched the Bulgaria Open International Series title after notching up a......

Tennis round-up: Nadal cruises; Sania in Cincinnati quarters

IMAGE: Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a return to France's Richard Gasquet during the Western & Southern Open at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio, on Wednesday. Photograph: Matthew......

Champions League: Napoli beat nine-man Nice; Celtic thump Astana

IMAGE: Napoli’s Jorginho celebrates with teammates after scoring their second goal against Nice during the Champions League qualifying play-Off first leg match at Naples in Italy on......

When this Indian origin Aus cricketer grabbed the spotlight

IMAGE: A video grab of Aus teen super sub fielder Adi Dave. Photograph: cricket.com.au When Australia’s intra-squad three-day match was played earlier this week, the practice match caught......

Van Dijk's hopes of moving out of Southampton dashed

  IMAGE: Southampton's Virgil van Dijk. Photograph: Paul Childs Livepic/Action Images via Reuters 'Nobody is for sale that we don't want to sell and so he is not for sale in this window. We......
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Akhilesh detained on way to attend protest rally

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav was on Thursday detained by the police here when he was on his way to Auraiya to attend a protest rally.... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/akhilesh-detained-on-way-to-attend-protest-rally/20170817.htm
Sensex gives up gains, but stays positive for 3rd day

The broader NSE Nifty after recapturing the 9,900-mark advanced to hit a high of 9,947.80, but ended at 9,904.15, up 6.85 points, or 0.07 per cent.... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/how-the-markets-fared-on-august17/20170817.htm
16-year-old Lakshya wins Bulgaria Open badminton title

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Thursday. Young Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen on Thursday clinched the Bulgaria Open... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/sports-shorts-india-beat-austria-4-3-to-end-europe-tour-on-a-high-pix-van-persie-dutch-team/20170817.htm
Orders probe into Jaya's death, Poes Garden to be a memorial

Just in: The two warring AIADMK factions inch closer to a merger with Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami agreeing to two demands of the O... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2017/aug/17/eps-bows-to-ops-orders-probe-into-jayas-death-poes-garden-to-be-a-memorial/da79fc794d882c0e8c824dbcf11a1ccc
Irom Sharmila ties knot with British partner in Kodaikanal

Manipur civil rights activist Irom Sharmila married her long-time partner Desmond Coutinho, a British national, under the Special Marriage Act at... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/irom-sharmila-ties-knot-with-british-partner-in-kodaikanal/20170817.htm

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