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5 more deaths at Gorakhpur hospital; toll since Aug 7 reaches 71

Five more encephalitis-related child deaths were reported from the Baba Raghav Das Medical College hospital since Tuesday, taking the death toll to 71 since August 7, officials said on......

PHOTOS: Indians across the world celebrate Independence Day

Soaked in patriotism, hundreds of Indians abroad on Tuesday marked the country's 71st Independence Day with the tricolour fluttering high and the national anthem reverberating at Indian missions......

Dalits thrashed for skinning dead cow near crematorium in Gujarat

A Dalit man and his mother were thrashed allegedly by a group of 15 ‘upper caste’ men for skinning a dead cow near a crematorium at a village in Anand district of Gujarat, instead of......

CRPF martyr's wife, daughter hoist flag in Srinagar

'I will join the armed forces like my father,' says Arna Kumar, 6, whose father CRPF Commandant Pramod Kumar was killed by terrorists last Independence Day.Text and Photographs: Umar Ganie IMAGE:......

We have forgotten those who fought for freedom

'Those days, none of the leaders thought of amassing wealth.''All of them wanted to sacrifice their all for the country.''There are many who didn't have any money, but sacrificed their lives for......

Sensex climbs 322 pts as geo-political tensions recede

The NSE Nifty, which again went past the 9,900-mark to touch a high of 9,903.95 intra-day, finally settled 103.15 points, or 1.05 per cent higher at 9,897.30. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com......

Jolt for Subrata Roy, as Aamby Valley goes under the hammer

The liquidator said the properties are being sold under two distinct phases over a period of two days A Supreme Court ordered auction process began on Monday for embattled Sahara group's luxurious......

How India can emerge from the economic slump

A way out of the economic slump is to revisit the template of 15 years ago and follow its constituents, recommends Ajay Shah.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com We have been in a sustained......

GST impact: Gold import surge from South Korea alarms govt

Steps such as safeguard duty in the works to plug the route A month after Goods and Services Tax (GST) roll-out, a sudden deluge of gold imports from free trade partner South Korea has alarmed New......

Cruise tourism to generate Rs 355 bn: Gadkari

The government plans to construct cruise terminals in Mumbai, Goa, Mangalore, Kochi and Chennai.Rediff.com's Prasanna D Zore reports. Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Shipping......

Is Shah Rukh Khan's career over? Not yet!

When Amitabh Bachchan bounced back at 60, why can't Shah Rukh Khan at 51?'Picture abhi baaki hai, mere dost', assures Syed Firdaus Ashraf.   IMAGE: Shah Rukh Khan in Chak De! India On August......

PIX: Arbaaz turns 50, parties with Malaika, Salman

Arbaaz Khan is known to have a good sense of humour, and we saw a glimpse of it when 'Arbooz cut a tarbooz' on his 50th birthday on August 4. Later in the day, he celebrated with a super party with......

Rohit looking forward to new role with Team India

'Firstly, it is a huge honour to be appointed as the vice-captain. Ten years ago, I was only thinking of playing for India. Being the vice-captain now feels really, really good.' IMAGE: Rohit......

World Athletics PHOTOS: Golden hat-trick for Poland's Fajdek

IMAGE: Pawel Fajdek celebrates winning the men's hammer throw gold. Photograph: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images - for IAAF Pawel Fajdek, the colourful hammer champion from Poland, became the......

World Athletics: Kang qualifies for javelin throw final, Neeraj fails

‘It (injury) will be all right after tomorrow's rest. I want to give my best in the final round on August 12 and win a medal for the country’ No Indian has ever qualified in the men's......

Australia's Hastings suffers foot injury before B'desh, India tour

IMAGE: John Hastings of Australia. Photograph: Gareth Copley /Getty Images Australia fast bowler John Hastings has sustained a stress fracture in his foot while playing for English county side......

BCCI-COA meet: Selectors rewarded; general body to decide on Olympics

India's participation in Olympics will be decided only by the general body of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, which in all likelihood won't change its present stance of not taking part......
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Chief Minister calls for peaceful settlement of issues in his Iday speech

Chief Minister calls for peaceful settlement of issues in his I-day speech He also appealed to the public to put in collective effort to make... ...

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U.S. housing starts fall as multi-family construction slumps

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. homebuilding unexpectedly fell in July as the construction of multi-family houses tumbled to a... ...

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Kerala Blasters sign Ex-Manchester United defender Wes Brown

Kochi: Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Kerala Blasters on Tuesday announced the signing of former Manchester United defender Wes Brown for the... ...

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Bhambri stuns Monfils to enter pre-quarters of Citi Open

Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri entered the third round of the Citi Open being played in Washington as he stunned world number 22 and defending... ...

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70 Years of Independence; Looking Back Towards The Future!

“Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very... ...

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