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Water and Boko Haram

Water scarcity is often a factor in conflicts, but is India ready to cope with limited water resources? Most of us in India are only dimly aware of what has been going on in conflict-ridden zones......

WTF NEWS: It's Weird, True and Funny!

Here’s this week of truly crazy and mad stories that will make you laugh. This boy can bend like you couldn’t imagine   An Indian schoolboy has been dubbed ‘Rubber......

Untimely rains, storms take India by surprise

The country witnessed the rainiest day of this winter with almost all parts receiving showers, the weatherman said, attributing it to a series of weather conditions. Moderate rainfall will also......

'Modi Express' flagged off in Melbourne amid huge fanfare

‘Modi Express’, a special train carrying over 220 passengers who will attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first public lecture in Sydney, was flagged off on Sunday by an Australian......

Pakistan flood death toll crosses 300

Flood victims wade through a flooded area along a road as they wait for help, in Multan, Punjab province, Pakistan. Photograph: Zohra Bensemra/Reuters At least 312 people have died and over two......

Coal strike: Production loss mounts to Rs 300 crore

The five-day coal strike entered its second day on Wednesday, causing production loss of an estimated Rs 300 crore (Rs 3 billion), amid growing fears of a possible power crisis in the event of......

Why West Bengal is lagging behind other states

For the Bengal government, there is no alternative to revising user charges and also creating a strong industrial base, rues Ashok Lahiri In March 2014, before the Lok Sabha elections, Professors......

GM field trials: Regulator proposes but most states decline

The Genetic Engineering Approval Committee has approved field trials for 11 crop varieties but that clears only the first hurdle in the way of genetically-modified crops. Another major hitch could......

Microfinance industry coming back to life

After more than three years, the microfinance industry is attracting new players. In six-eight months, at least six new microfinance institutions (MFIs) have got membership of industry body MFIN......

FMCG, vehicle makers turn to small towns

Harsh Mariwala, chairman & managing director, Marico Ltd, believes rural markets offer the only ray of hope for fast-moving consumer goods companies, as urban shoppers defer purchases.......

Don't kill Bollywood!

'The Maharashtra government's diktat is another meddling example in an industry where politics or language has no role to play.' 'Cinema has a universal language. Filmmakers are divided across......

Sonakshi: Bollywood's go-to girl for South remakes!

Looking closely at Sonakshi Sinha's southern obsession. Sonakshi Sinha made her Dabangg debut in 2010. In the last four years, she’s made more than half a dozen films, majority of which......

Champions League T20 2014: Points Table

  Points Table of the 2014 Champions League T20: GROUP A Teams M W L Tied N/R Pts Net RR Kolkata Knight Riders 4 4 0 0 0 16 +0.71 Chennai Super Kings 4 2 1 0 1 10 +0.94 Perth......

Why IPL teams hold edge in Champions League T20?

Mahendra Singh Dhoni. BCCI It is time again to return to the shortest format of cricket as leading players, including India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, get ready to represent their respective......

Relive India's first ever Test match... against England in 1932!

Ahead of the Indian cricket team's upcoming Test series against England, Rajneesh Gupta looks back in time on the 184-day trip in Blighty during which the team played 38 matches, including a......

Mumbai Indians rely on home advantage against rampant Chennai

Their campaign back on track after five successive defeats in the UAE leg, defending champions Mumbai Indians take on two-time champions Chennai Super Kings in a potentially explosive,......

Ranji round-up: Harbhajan takes six; Aparajith hits ton for TN

Eager to make a comeback to the Indian Test team, Punjab skipper Harbhajan Singh claimed a sensational six-wicket haul to skittle out Odisha for 205 in their first innings on the opening day of a......
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Below average monsoon likely in other parts too

PUNE: Although India as a whole - including Kerala, Konkan and Goa, Punjab, Haryana and west Uttar Pradesh - is likely to receive good rainfall... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Below-average-monsoon-likely-in-other-parts-too/articleshow/46965288.cms
The Spot

Is the bindi a fashion statement, a caste mark or a marriage symbol? It is all three. Placed within contemporary perspectives, it is debatable... ...

http://www.navhindtimes.in/the-spot/
These sterile sums

Sadhvi Deva Thakur, vice president of the Hindu Mahasabha. (Source: Facebook) I am keeping my fingers crossed. I am a Christian with two children.... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/these-sterile-sums/
Congress firms up plan to oppose land acquisition bill

A file photo of Congress party vice-president Rahul Gandhi. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint New Delhi: Ahead of the second half of the budget session... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/tLTSK7b5pEapnHk1YFXIFL/Rahul-Gandhi-to-meet-farmers-on-Saturday.html
Want to buy a hill? Must visit to Faridabad, Gurgaon

You can actually own a dense forest, a lake such as Damdama or Dhauj, a hill top or a drain in the Aravalis of Haryana. Even a part of Mangar Bani,... ...

http://odishasamaya.com/news/want-buy-hill-must-visit-faridabad-gurgaon

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