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Assam limps back to normalcy after curfew is lifted

Curfew was relaxed for 12 hours in Assam’s Golaghat district on Friday after the situation limped back to normal in wake of the August 20 mob violence and police firing. Assam government also......

3 Gadchiroli cops receive gallantry medal

Three police personnel of Gadchiroli police were awarded with the President’s Police Medal for Gallantry for their outstanding performance in service.  As many as 20 other policemen......

Three militants killed in encounter near LoC

Three militants were killed in an ongoing operation near the Line of Control in the Tangdhar sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Friday, according to a defence spokesperson. The......

NDA to divide opposition in Rajya Sabha for passage of insurance bill

The National Democratic Alliance government’s parliamentary managers have a busy weekend ahead, says Rediff.com contributor Anita Katyal. They have to work overtime over the next two days to......

Militants snatch security guard's weapon in Srinagar

Suspected militants snatched an automatic weapon from a judge’s personal security officer in the Qamarwari locality of Srinagar on Friday. A senior police officer said militants snatched......

Modi may announce tech-dependent financial inclusion this I-Day

The government’s financial inclusion mission, likely to be announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech on Friday, will heavily rely on technology and have......

Vibrant Gujarat man is India Inc's PMO pointsman

Industry captains now directly get in touch with the Prime Minister’s Office for issues that need quick resolution. For them, the go-to person in PMO is a bureaucrat from Gujarat Prime......

Forex reserves fall to $312 bn

The country’s foreign exchange reserves fell $274 million to $312 billion for the week ended May 30, show RBI data released on Friday. Foreign currency assets, a key component of reserves,......

Chat with the author who dared to expose the Sahara group!

Business Journalist Tamal Bandyopadhyay’s latest book Sahara: The Untold Story has created a huge flutter. The book, by one of India's most respected business journalists, is based on......

Price war: Fly AirAsia for Rs 5, IndiGo at Re 1!

AirAsia’s Rs 5 basic fare offer has triggered competition and criticism from rivals, with market leader IndiGo launching a Rs 1 basic fare on AirAsia’s inaugural routes and SpiceJet......

'Mary Kom is my Mother India'

'Priyanka Chopra is a big star and taking her as a lead would ensure a great Friday opening because it’s a huge film,' Mary Kom director Omung Kumar tells Sonil Dedhia. “I am......

Venkatesh: I am confident that Drishyam will do well

Venkatesh’s filmography in his 27-year-old film career includes several remakes. After Masala (the Telugu remake of Bol Bachchan) the superstar is back with another remake in Drishyam. The......

Review: Humshakals should be sued for cruelty to audiences

It’s all bad. All of it, every last instant, every single word, rants Raja Sen in his review of Humshakals. Two nights ago, I had a dream. I dreamt (I kid you not) that I watched and......

'It is inspiring to be under the wings of Prakash Raj'

Upcoming actress Samyukta Hornad has made heads turn in Prakash Raj’s trilingual film Oggarane (in Kannada) that released last Friday. The Bangalore-based 22-year-old actress was lucky to get......

'I have a fascination for violence of all sorts'

'A lot of people think violence is strong in my movies, but they aren’t actually seeing it.' 'Even the beheading scene in Gangs Of Wasseypur is not there. The camera is behind the person......

What have England done right since losing the Lord's Test?

Bowling in the right areas and build up constant pressure is a secret to England’s turn around in fortunes, feels bowler Chris Woakes… England bowlers bundled out India for a paltry......

Dhoni hits back: 'It was physical contact that we reported'

India’s captain clarifies stand on Anderson-Jadeja spat: 'We never said anything about sledging.'India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni maintained a firm stance on the James Anderson-Ravindra......

ICC finds Anderson, Jadeja not guilty of breaching code of conduct

England’s James Anderson and Ravindra Jadeja of India were found not guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct by Gordon Lewis AM, the Judicial Commissioner.Lewis, who held the hearing into......

CWG PHOTOS: Scotland's Wallace delights home crowd

Scotland’s Daniel Wallace delighted the host nation with a sensational victory in the 400 metres individual medley and England claimed their first gold medals in the pool at the Commonwealth......

PHOTOS: India's pacers have England reeling on Day 3

Ishant Sharma bagged three quick wickets to initiate England’s collapse in the post-lunch session and Bhuvneshwar Kumar had a four-wicket burst as India ended with the hounors on Day 3 in the......
  Web results for Friday Rsquo
Villiers, Du Plessis seal SA win over Australia

Image: AB de Villiers. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images AB de Villiers and Faf du Plessis struck sublime centuries as South Africa chased... ...

http://www.rediff.com/cricket/report/first-odi-villiers-du-plessis-seal-south-africa-win-over-australia/20140827.htm
Paresh Rawal has no plans to spend crores to launch sons

His eldest son is being mentored by Naseeruddin Shah, said Paresh and added, "My second son is into screenplay, he is into writing." "I never had... ...

http://post.jagran.com/paresh-rawal-has-no-plans-to-spend-crores-to-launch-sons-1409144281
Emraan Hashmi's 'Raja Natwarlal' release in trouble, use of word 'maal' stirs controversy (view pics)

New Delhi : Just three days before its release, Emraan Hashmi’s ‘Raja Natawarlal’ has stormed a major controversy in Jamshedpur... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/entertainment/bollywood/ermraan-ashmi-raja-natwarlal-release-in-trouble-breaking-news-16622.html
Excited Tahir Raj couldn't sleep after Aamir's praise

The film has impressed Aamir and he took to twitter to share his views and in his tweet he had also mentioned Tahir as being superb in the film,... ...

http://post.jagran.com/excited-tahir-raj-couldnt-sleep-after-aamirs-praise-1409131769
16-yr-old shot 9 times in front of her parents

A 16-year-old girl was dragged out of her house, assaulted and shot at point blank range at least nine times in the presence of her parents by the... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/assam-16-yr-old-shot-9-times-in-front-of-her-parents/20140827.htm

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