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Can NaMo be halted in the Hindi belt?

'The foundation of the 2014 triumph was Narendra Modi's appeal to voters in the Hindi belt. The Bihar Vidhan Sabha polls will demonstrate if he continues to appeal to them,' says T V R Shenoy.......

20 STUNNING photos of the month: July

We bring you a presentation of some of the best photos from around the world in the month gone by   A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in......

Pakistan police kills Lashkar-e-Jhangvi chief, two sons

Malik Ishaq, the chief of banned sectarian outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, his two sons and 11 top members of the group linked to Al Qaeda were killed in an "encounter" in Pakistan's Punjab province,......

Why India is getting hotter by the year

  Scientists at the India Meteorological Department warn that not only has India turned hotter in the last two decades, but that heat waves are projected to become more intense, have longer......

Transport strike: Commuters suffer as buses, taxis stay off roads

The day-long transport strike wreaked havoc for commuters across India. Photograph: PTI The 24-hour transport strike began on Thursday, affecting normal life in several parts of the country......

Monsoon progress: Near-normal rainfall in first 10 days

Likely to reach central India by June 25; might cover entire country by June-end, except Northwest The first 10 days of the southwest monsoon had a strong showing in the eastern and northeastern......

Bearish trend continues on D-Street; Sensex ends below 27,000

Weak monsoon forecast, firming crude prices and slow pace of economic recovery hurt the trading sentiments Markets continued its steep downfall and closed lower as weak monsoon forecast raised......

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......

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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The capture and return of Haji Pir

Operation Gibraltar was the Pakistan army's grandiose plan to take over Jammu and Kashmir (J&K), in 1965. Pakistan's first tin-pot dictator Field... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=156920
Water storage level in 73 reservoirs less than last year

The water storage level in 73 important reservoirs in the country, which is monitored by the Central Water Commission, is less in comparison with... ...

http://www.siasat.com/news/water-storage-level-73-reservoirs-less-last-year-824147/
Monsoon deficit widens to 12 per cent

The deficiency of Monsoon, which are the lifeline of country’s rural economy, has worsened over the four-month-long period, and reached to 12 per... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/monsoon-deficit-widens-12-cent-752
Monsoon shortfall rises to 12%; southern peninsula, central India worst hit

New Delhi : Monsoon deficiency in the country aggravated further and reached to 12%, with parts like Marathwada region in Maharashtra witnessing... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/TORD76ASV7slAFTKK8TD0M/Monsoon-shortfall-rises-to-12-southern-peninsula-central.html
Gene Bank for Litchis Set Up in Bihar to Improve Their Quality Through Research

To conserve and improve the quality of litchis, the sweet and juicy summer fruit renowned for its 'shahi' (kingly) variety has acquired its first... ...

http://www.medindia.net/news/gene-bank-for-litchis-set-up-in-bihar-to-improve-their-quality-through-research-152735-1.htm

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