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Heat wave sweeps north, east India; 16 dead in WB

Sixteen people succumbed to the heat wave in West Bengal as vast swathes of the country's northern and eastern plains continued to swelter, with temperatures settling above the normal mark at......

Choosing an army chief: The perils of choice

With ambitious generals knowing that political patronage might be rewarded, a worrying era of politicisation of the military looms ahead, observes retired Colonel Ajai Shukla who has known Generals......

It's a white Christmas for Himachal and Uttarakhand

Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand had a ‘White Christmas’ on Sunday as they received the season’s first snowfall which coupled with rain pulled down the mercury in northern......

A distracted America is set to pull back from Asia

'Clearly, from the Indian viewpoint, the US retrenchment from Asia cannot be happening as good news.''The abandonment of the US' pivot to Asia exposes the US-Indian partnership to be a mere......

The astronomy photos of 2016 are simply stellar

From captivating photos of Northern Lights, sparkling galaxies, the ‘man on the moon’ and more, photos taken by the winners of the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2016......

What the world must learn from Brexit

It is clear that the world desperately needs a globalisation model that will work for all and not just some, says Sunita Narain.     The Brexit vote-52 per cent of the United Kingdom......

India's pride: A stunning cable-stayed bridge in Jammu & Kashmir

Strategically important and first of the kind in North India and Jammu and Kashmir, the 592-meter long Basohli Bridge over River Ravi will be the fourth such bridge in the country Defence Minister......

Monsoon deficit leaves central India high and dry

India’s southwest monsoon was less than half of normal during the week ending July 8, increasing the deficit from previous week with the revival in showers not strong enough but concentrated......

The answer to Maoism? People-friendly growth

The challenge of Maoism can be met with equitable and inclusive socio-economic progress, writes B G Verghese.The Supreme Court on May 7 ruled that natural resources were national assets that......

Cold, fog to help wheat, but not other crops

The cold wave and intense fog across the northern states are deemed beneficial for the rabi crops, notably the main cereal, wheat. Agricultural experts have, however, advised farmers to protect......

India's wrestlers in pursuit of gold at Asian Games

There is a quiet air of confidence at the wrestling camp being held at Sonepat to prepare India's brightest wrestling prospects for the forthcoming Asian Games in Incheon. India's Sushil Kumar.......

Soccer: Police may face action over Hillsborough disaster

Police accused of serious failings and a cover-up over the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster could face investigation after their force said on Thursday it was preparing to refer the case to the......

Games security stayed in shadows, kept focus on sport

From ordinary police on the beat to the shadows of Britain's security establishment, the sighs of relief are almost audible. Terrorism is an act of theatre, an adage goes, but thanks to firm and......
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Drought-to-Drenched California Faces H20 Overload Balancing Act

(Bloomberg) -- Rain has finally been falling hard in California, where reservoirs are filling up fast. After six years of punishing drought,... ...

http://www.bloombergquint.com/business/2017/01/17/drought-to-drenched-california-faces-h20-overload-balancing-act
Except eastern India, Skymet predicts rain and snow in other parts this month

Barring eastern India, most parts of the country will witness either rain or snow this month due to two western disturbances and a trough, private... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-except-eastern-india-skymet-predicts-rain-and-snow-in-other-parts-this-month-2293417
Mercury plummets in Rajasthan

Mercury plummeted in parts of Rajasthan today with Churu in plains recording a minimum of 0.8 degree Celsius and Pilani shivering at 1.3 degrees... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/mercury-plummets-in-rajasthan-117011700488_1.html
Suspect who killed 39 captured in police operation

The suspect was captured in a special operations police raid on a house in Istanbul's Esenyurt district, private NTV television reported. A gunman... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/world/turkey-istanbul-nightclub-attacker-who-killed-39-captured-in-police-operation-reports-4477819/
Rise in temp gives respite to parts of MP

dhya Pradesh got some respite from the severe cold on Sunday with mercury rising due to moisture in the climate, MeT department said. Light showers... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/bhopal/rise-in-temp-gives-respite-to-parts-of-mp.html

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