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265 dead, 1,440 injured as Turkey coup bid crumbles

Turkish authorities said they had regained control of the country on Saturday after thwarting a coup attempt by discontented soldiers to seize power from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that claimed......

Debunking 10 myths about China and the South China Sea

An international tribunal in the Hague ruled in favor of the Philippines Tuesday, concluding that there was no legal basis for China to claim historic rights to resources within South China Sea......

China's defence spend: $146 bn. India's: $40 bn!

Confronting a slowdown in growth, China says it will only increase its defence budget by 7.6% this year, against the anticipated rise of between 20% and 30%. 'It is difficult to explain the......

The Lahore Summit: The Nuclear Angle

'All this talk of 'tactical nuclear weapons' or a limited nuclear war are 'false flags'! It looks like India and Pakistan are slowly but surely inching towards this realism,' says Colonel Anil A......

BJP following Congress' 'outdated" China policy: Swamy

The Bharatiya Janata Party government is following Congress' "outdated" China policy, senior party leader Subramanian Swamy said as he termed Beijing's backing to Pakistan in the United Nations on......

What led BJP towards this harakiri?

'You want a steady, confident, self-assured and highly skilful hand at the till.''It is a pity that the BJP has decided to deprive itself of such a hand at this politically sensitive time.''It is......

Bankruptcy bill passage enthuse markets; Nifty settles at 7,900

  After a dismal trading session yesterday, markets bounced back today owing to a spectacular rally in bank stocks after the Rajya Sabha passed the Bankruptcy Bill. In the banking pack, ICICI......

Sensex slumps over 500 points as China rattles global stocks

  Benchmark shares indices crashed over 2%, amid a sell-off in Asia and Europe, after suspension of trading in Chinese shares post the sharp plunge in Shanghai Composite. Further,......

India-Singapore trade has future but few hurdles may come in the way

No matter how much Singapore changes, the promise of the 'Look East' policy will remain elusive until conditions in India alter, says Sunanda K Datta-Ray. Lee Hsien Loong's splendid victory......

Big question from the Greece crisis: Do history and geography trump economics?

How did Greece, the country of Archimedes and Socrates and Plato and Pythagoras, come to such dire straits, asks Ajit Balakrishnan. Like any Indian schoolboy, or should I say any schoolboy......

Review: Gali Gali Chor Hai is a lame satire

Shaikh Ayaz writes Gali Gali Chor Hai is such a lame comedy, you end up laughing AT the film.Anchored in the David Dhawan-style of filmmaking, director Rumy Jafry turns a new leaf in this career......

India hoping for 'something special'

- Scorecard\nIndia may be in dire straits but middle order batsman VVS Laxman believes all is not lost yet and the team can conjure up "something special" on Day 4 to save the second Test against......

Former India cricketer Deepak Shodhan passes away

Former Test cricketer Deepak Shodhan, the first Indian to score a memorable ton in his debut innings, died on Monday at his residence in his birth place, Ahmedabad aged 87. According to informed......

Why spectators want Djokovic's opponents to win

'The future of men's tennis will be defined by Djokovic's attempt to win a Grand Slam.''It is a testament to how good he is and how depleted the top ranks of men's tennis is at the moment that he......

Ranji Trophy round-up: Bengal grabs three points despite Sehwag 50

Owing to their first innings lead, Bengal grabbed three crucial points against Haryana after their Group A Ranji Trophy match ended in a draw at the CH Bansi Lal Cricket Stadium, Lahli in......

Ranji round-up: Saha's unbeaten ton lifts Bengal from trouble

A round-up of the opening day's actions of the Ranji Trophy matches being played in different parts of the country.  Not less than 48 hours after returning from the grueling tour to......
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Real story behind the Rajiv Gandhi assassination

Rajiv Gandhi seconds before he was assassinated by Dhanu (inset) 25 years ago “Minutes after he walked unhesitatingly into the crowd, there was a... ...

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PM Modi chants the Reform-Perform-Transform mantra in I-Day Speech

3 Shares Share Tweet Share Share Share The Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the Nation on the occasion of 70th... ...

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PM Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech 2016

Highlighting how his government is moving towards 'Surajya', PM Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech today said, "It is time to transform... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/india-news/air-india-bsnl-shipping-corporation-clocking-profits-under-us-pm-narendra-modi-in-his-independence-day-speech-2016/347662/
Mesmerising Morocco

Authenticity — it best describes both the Kingdom of Morocco, as well the justification to visit this enchanted land, the gatekeeper of Africa... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/lifestyle/travel/150816/mesmerising-morocco.html
Arjuna awardee reminisces his 1994 English Channel swim

Chennai, Aug 14 While the date August 15 holds a very special place in the Indian history and for all Indians -- the date marks India's... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a671288.html

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