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India changes 'blindness' definition, opts for WHO criteria

India has changed its over four-decade-old definition of blindness, bringing it in line with the World Health Organization criteria, a step that would drastically bring down the number of people......

Kerala minister quits over allegations of sexual misconduct

In a major embarrassment to the 10-month-old Communist Party of India-Marxist-led Left Democratic Front government in Kerala, Transport Minister A K Saseendran on Sunday resigned over an allegation......

Indian-Americans honour man who tried to stop Kansas shooter

A 24-year-old American, who took a bullet for an Indian, has been honoured as ‘A True American Hero’ by the Indian-American community in Houston which raised $1,00,000 (Rs 65 lakh) to......

Meet BSF's first woman combat officer in 51 years

Twenty-five-year-old Tanushree Pareek will now be posted to command a unit along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab. IMAGE: Tanushree Pareek led the passing out parade of the 67 trainee officers......

Kejriwal could end up the Vinod Kambli of Indian politics

'...a dazzling flash, and then, fizzle,' argues Shekhar Gupta. That defeat is an orphan is a very old truism. I might have had that metaphor on my mind because I am reading British journalist Myra......

Old ideas have a very long life in India

No new ideas, please, we are Indian. Seventeen years into the 21st century, we are still fixated by the ideas of the 20th century, says T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan. Illustration: Uttam......

RBI won't answer why note exchange wasn't allowed till Mar 31

Why was not the conversion of old currency notes allowed till March 31, 2017 for Indians as assured by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his speech on November 8 announcing demonetisation? The......

The ancient heritage behind our railway bridges

Of the thousands of railway bridges in India, 36,470 are more than 100 years old, and 6,680 are more than 140 years old! But of these, only 21 rank on the Heritage Directorate of the Indian......

SC notice to Centre on deadline for depositing old notes

The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Centre and the Reserve Bank of India on a plea alleging that people were not being allowed to deposit demonetised currency notes till March......

Coming soon: New Nokia 3310 for Rs 3500

Finnish mobile device player Nokia is in reboot mode as it gets ready to bring to India a new version of its 17-year-old iconic Nokia 3310 handset for about Rs 3,500, along with its Android......

Vinod Khanna's Life in Pictures

One of the most good-looking actors of Bollywood, Vinod Khanna is no more. We take a look at his life through his pictures over the years. 'My dear friend Vinod Khanna... will miss you' Vinod......

Aamir receives Dinanath Mangeshkar award from RSS chief

The Master Dinanath Mangeshkar award ceremony was held on Monday, April 24, on the occasion of the 75th death anniversary of Master Dinanath Mangeshkar, and it had a surprise turn. Superstar Aamir......

'Didn't he hear her screams?'

'The 17-year-old boy, who pulled out Nirbhaya's intestines, should have got the harshest punishment because he was not human at the time.''Instead, he was given a sewing machine and some money to......

PIX: Shenaz Treasury's Kerala holiday

Stars go for the loveliest holidays -- exotic locations with a lot of adventure thrown in. So we decided to bring you their travels with a special series. Nargis Fakhri had a great holiday in......

Asian Cup qualifiers: Chhetri strike ends India's 64-year-old jinx

IMAGE: India captain Sunil Chhetri picked a great cross from Udanta Singh before banging in the ball past the Mynmar 'keeper to win the match on Tuesday. Photograph: Indian football A last-minute......

India's assistant coach reveals why Umesh was held back...

Umesh Yadav was held back for his ability with old ball: Sanjay Bangar IMAGE: India’s Umesh Yadav celebrates the wicket of Australia’s Matthew Wade. Photograph: BCCI. A few eyebrows......

Golfer Aditi finishes sixth after rough final day

Nevertheless, the 18-year-old Indian showed that she is one of the star players in the women's circuit, as it was her eighth top-10 in last nine starts, including two victories.Aditi Ashok had a......

Dhoni steps down as India's limited-overs captain

The 35-year-old, however, will continue as a player and will be available for selection for the upcoming England series. IMAGE: India’s former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Photograph:......

Sports Shorts: Mallya optimistic; Rooney hopeful of future

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Friday Mallya 'optimistic' after arrest, says Perez IMAGE:  Sergio Perez, left, of Mexico and Sahara Force India, Vijay Mallya,......
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24-yr-old man held after jilted lover alleges rape

The accused has been identified as Kiran Shipunde ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-24-yr-old-man-held-after-jilted-lover-alleges-rape-2421084
If d+y = j, ‘would you help me’ is weyjoo help me

Mind your language, rather accent! This is what Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel are busy doing these days. Around 250 of them,... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/delhi/report-if-dy-j-would-you-help-me-is-weyjoo-help-me-2421218
Soccer-Argentine championship results and standings

April 28 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Argentine championship matches on Monday Friday, April 28 Quilmes 1 Talleres 0 Standings P W... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report-soccer-argentine-championship-results-and-standings-2421425
Improvements to S.Korea-U.S. trade deal may not shrink America's deficit

A five-year-old U. S. -South Korean trade deal could be improved to increase access for American vehicles and deter currency manipulation, but... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-improvements-to-skorea-us-trade-deal-may-not-shrink-america-s-deficit-2421401
13 dead as boat capsizes in AP

Thirteen of a family, including four women and six children, died on Friday when their boat capsized in the Erratimma Raju Lake in Anantapur... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/608874/13-dead-boat-capsizes-ap.html

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