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First orbit raising operation of GSAT-6 completes successfully

After successful launch of the GSAT-6, the country's latest communication satellite into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit, the Indian Space Research Organisation on Saturday said it has performed......

Another assurance on OROP, but ex-servicemen remain weary

Much to the disappointment of the protesting ex-servicemen, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said “small gaps” still required to be filled for implementation of ‘One......

PM will make announcement on OROP in due course: Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said in Kutch that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will make announcement on the implementation of One Rank One Pension policy for ex-servicemen......

Weeks after Naved another Pak terrorist caught in Kashmir

In a major success, army on Thursday captured a Pakistani terrorist after killing his four associates in a two-day operation in Kashmir, about weeks after Naved from Pakistan was caught alive in......

Patel row: Uneasy calm in violence-hit Gujarat, toll rises to 10

Indian army soldiers patrol the streets of Ahmedabad. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters An uneasy calm prevailed in Gujarat on Thursday after two days of violence during the OBC quota stir of Patel......

Sensex rises at close; upbeat US data calms nerves

The BSE oil, IT and metal indices led the rally, with gains of around 1% each. Markets gained for the second straight session to kick-off the September F&O series on a robust note, buoyed by......

What China's market crash means for India

India is a fairly stable economy; so the boat will rock, but won't overturn. If all goes well, India should achieve 7.5 per cent GDP growth in 2015-16, notes Omkar Goswami.  Image: The boat......

Uncertain monsoon still a risk to growth, inflation: RBI

The Reserve Bank on Thursday said uncertainty in the progress and distribution of monsoon, a key factor in performance of the farm sector, continues to be a risk for both growth as well as the......

Markets show signs of long-trend bear trends

Market's volatility expectations have shot up and option premiums are unprecedentedly high The settlement comes at a time when the market is very nervous. China has not settled down; the foreign......

Markets tumble as China jolts global stocks; IT, banks end in red

Weakness in the European and US peers amid Chinese economic slowdown failed to calm the nerves of the investors. After a dismal opening, markets witnessed a volatile trading session with Nifty......

Shahid Kapoor: No one can replace Karan Johar

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Filmmaker Karan Johar recently shot for his last episode of celebrity dance show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8.Shahid Kapoor, who is......

Think Shah Rukh and Alia will make a cute couple? VOTE!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities:Shah Rukh Khan and Alia Bhatt will feature in English Vinglish director Gauri Shinde’s next film. This is not the first......

PIX: Shraddha Kapoor, family, at her grandfather's prayer meet

Tabu, David Dhawan and many others from the film industry turn up to support the family. The film industry made sure to support Shraddha Kapoor's family after her maternal grandfather Pandit......

Why Adnan Sami wants to live in India

Adnan Sami's passport, re-issued in 2010, expired in May this year and Pakistani government chose not to renew it. Singer Adnan Sami Khan first arrived in India in 2001 on a visitor's visa with......

PIX: Adnan Sami's birthday party

Adnan Sami celebrated his 42nd birthday on August 15 with his family. A look at the celebrations: "It was my first birthday in India after I was granted the freedom to stay in the country......

Court stays Sania's Khel Ratna award following paralympian Girisha's plea

IMAGE: Sania Mirza is only the second tennis player to be named for the country’s highest sports honour. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images The Karnataka high court found substance in the......

Two Kenyan runners banned for doping at world championships

Kenyan athletes Koki Manunga and Joyce Zakary have been handed provisional bans after failing doping tests at the world championships, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF)......

Here's where Sanga and Clarke finished in the ICC Test rankings

India captain Virat Kohli fell out of the top-10 while Ashwin climbed the bowlers and well as the all-rounders’ chart IMAGE: Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara hits a boundary. Photograph: Dinuka......

World champion Bolt 'ran his toughest race on Sunday'

'It was a very trying time and it took a lot of skill and work and determination for him to get (to) what he was able to achieve by defending his championship' 'He really showed that he was a true......

Why Sangakkara is among the best of his era

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara retired from international cricket on Monday, August 24. One of the leading cricketers in world cricket for the last 15 years, he played 134 Tests, during......
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PMK Blames VCK, Cops for Seshasamudram Clash

CHENNAI: The fact-finding committee of the Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) headed by advocate K Balu on Saturday recommended a CBI enquiry into the... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/PMK-Blames-VCK-Cops-for-Seshasamudram-Clash/2015/08/30/article3000754.ece
Sajjad

New LeT recruits are sent on hit-and-run strikes while experienced operatives infiltrate India, reveals captured Pak terrorist; claims his team of... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/news/india/7-camps-in-PoK-trained-3-lakh-for-jihad-Sajjad/articleshow/48728120.cms
Power claims pole for IndyCar finale

By Sunday, August 30th 2015, 00:03 GMT Will Power crushed the Sonoma track record as he claimed pole for Sunday's IndyCar finale, while... ...

http://www.automnews.com/?p=273184
51,000 women get life cover as rakhi gift in PM's constituency

VARANASI: Narendra Modi at a function held on the occasion of Rakshabandhan here on Saturday. READ ALSO: The BJP observed Rakshabandhan as 'Mahila... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/51000-women-get-life-cover-as-rakhi-gift-in-PMs-constituency/articleshow/48728188.cms
adidas Outdoor Athletes Sasha DiGiulian And Carlo Traversi Free Climb Magic Mushroom On The Eiger North Face

From the Wires DiGiulian secures first female ascent of the difficult alpine route (7c+) Aug. 29, 2015 06:59 PM LOS ANGELES , Aug. 29,... ...

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