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 2017-09-19 09:08 

The Quint

Kolkata Awakens With a Deafening Roar to the Sounds of Durga Puja... +

Pujo is here and so is the over-zealous pump of adrenaline in Calcutta....

 2017-09-19 09:07 

NDTV

Watch: India's Biggest Scrambled Egg Made With 240 Eggs... +

Mumbai's gem Mohammad Nashir Pav Bhaji and Bhurji Centre made delicious Anda Bhurji out of 240 eggs on one tawa with the addition of lots of spices, onions and tomatoes....

 2017-09-19 09:07 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Maoists blow up solar power plant in Bihar... +

Apparently irked over non-payment of levy, Maoists detonated an Improvised Explosive Device in the premises of the Tata Power-owned solar power plant yesterday night....

 2017-09-19 09:06 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Australian school's turban ban on Sikh boy wrong... +

A Sikh family in Australia today won a legal battle against a Christian school which refused to enrol their five-year-old son because of his turban....

 2017-09-19 09:05 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Calls to ban Ganesha advertisement on meat productdismissed by Australian bureau... +

The advertisement launched earlier this month by Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) ran into controversy for its depiction of Ganesha in a lamb roast....

 2017-09-19 09:04 

NDTV

CAT 2018 Registration: Online Application Closes Tomorrow @ Iimcat.ac.in... +

Detailed information on CAT 2017 registration and online application is available on the CAT website: www.iimcat.ac.in....

 2017-09-19 09:03 

NDTV

Shah Rukh Khan Wants To 'Retain The Purity' Of His Children's Childhood... +

Shah Rukh Khan is known to be a doting father and he has time and again shared posts on social media which reflect his bond with his children...

 2017-09-19 09:02 

The Quint

Aamir Khan Angry About Photo Leak, More Security on ‘Thugs’ Set... +

Aamir Khan’s look for a scene in ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ went viral on social media. ...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Hindustan Times

South Africas court to hear states appeal against Oscar Pistorius in November... +

In the hearing, the state will argue that six years in jail is too lenient a sentence for the murder by Oscar Pistorius of Reeva Steenkamp, his girlfriend, in 2013...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Fossbytes

Latest Linux Distribution Releases (The Always Up-to-date List)... +

his list is prepared with the inputs from different Linux distro developers and the official release notes. But, before going ahead and taking a look at latest releases, don’t forget to check out our useful lists of best Linux distros of 2017: Best ...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Hindustan Times

Pitch dark classroom, few CCTVs emboldened rapist in Delhi school: Govt report... +

According to SDMs report, the accused, a peon at MCD school in Gandhi Nagar, had unhindered access to children....

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Press Trust of India

Drug racket: British national, 2 others charge-sheeted... +

Panaji, Sep 19 (PTI) The Goa Police has filed chargesheets against three persons, including a British national,who were arrested for allegedly running a drug racket.The Goa crime branch's anti-narcotics cell, whichinvestigated the cases against the ac...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

When picked up, Dawood Ibrahim's brother was watching Kaun Banega Crorepati, eating biryani... +

Iqbal Ibrahim Kaskar was picked up from the home of his sister, Haseena Parker, late on Monday by a crack team of the Thane Anti-Extortion Cell and later placed under arrest....

 2017-09-19 08:59 

The Hindu

Norway's sovereign wealth fund celebrates 'stunning' $1 trillion value ... +

The value of Norway's sovereign wealth fund officially hit $1 trillion early on Tuesday after outperforming all initial expectations, its manager said in a statement.I don't think anyone expected the...

 2017-09-19 08:58 

Oneindia

No government job in Assam for those with more than two kids... +

The BJP-led government in Assam said that service rules of the state government will be changed to give effect to two child norms for the state government ...

 2017-09-19 08:57 

Hindustan Times

No demand? Mumbai-Goa Tejas Express sees a steep drop in number of passengers... +

Aroosa Ahmedaroosa.ahmed@hindustantimes.com MumbaiMore than three months after it was launched, Indias first semi-high speed full AC train the Tejas Express operating on......

 2017-09-19 08:56 

NDTV

Reliance Jio Booster Packs: Get Additional Data After Daily Limit... +

Jio's booster packs are special recharge plans without any validity....

 2017-09-19 08:56 

Business Standard

Zebronics Monster Pro X15L speaker launched at Rs 32,499... +

The two-way speaker system is integrated with 200W RMS (Root Mean Square) of total output, 38cm full range drivers and 2.5cm horn tweeters that delivers a roaring sound output without distortion...

 2017-09-19 08:55 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Hold RK Nagar bypollbefore December 31: Madras HC... +

The Madras High Court on Monday ordered the Election Commission (EC) to hold election to the RK Nagar Assembly constituency at the earliest, preferably before December 31....

 2017-09-19 08:55 

Business Standard

Android users to soon manage chat data storage on WhatsApp... +

The function is available on the latest v2.17.340 beta version of WhatsApp...

 2017-09-19 08:54 

Odisha Sun Times

Dhoni's wicket is the key: Zampa | OdishaSunTimes.com... +
 2017-09-19 08:53 

Odisha Sun Times

Low pressure: Heavy rainfall, gusty surface wind likely in Odisha | OdishaSunTimes.com... +
 2017-09-19 08:52 

The Hindu

Army had no role in Sharifs ouster, says Pakistan Army chief ... +

Pakistans Army Chief Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa has rejected as unfounded the impression that the Army was behind the ouster of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and said he was an ardent supporter of democr...

 2017-09-19 08:52 

Hindustan Times

Now, Mumbai civic body makes a mobile app to help curb monsoon diseases... +

The application will be available on the Google play store after it is formally launched...

 2017-09-19 08:51 

Press Trust of India

Portals of Padmanabha temple to be opened for Yesudas... +

(Eds: Recasting overnight story)Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 19 (PTI) Legendary singer K JYesudas - a Christian by birth - has been granted permissionto visit the centuries-old Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple hereand offer worship.A special meeting of the adminis...

 2017-09-19 08:51 

Press Trust of India

TN governor meets Rajnath amid political churning... +

New Delhi, Sep 19 (PTI) Tamil Nadu Governor C VidyasagarRao today met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, a day after18 rebel AIADMK MLAs loyal to sidelined leader TTV Dhinakaranwere disqualified under the anti-defection law.During the 20-minute meeting, t...

 2017-09-19 08:50 

The Telegraph - Calcutta

Suu Kyi condemns rights breaches, ready to help Rohingyas return... +

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday condemned any human rights violations in troubled Rakhine State and said anyone responsible would face the law, and that she felt deeply for the suffering of everyone caught up in the conflict there....

 2017-09-19 08:49 

The Hindu

Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability' ... +

Speculation is rife that Facebook executives, including CEO Mark Zuckerberg, could be called to testify before Congress....

 2017-09-19 08:48 

Hindustan Times

Airports Authority of India plans integrated passenger terminal building at CCS airport... +

Aiming to improve and develop airport infrastructure to meet growing traffic demands, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) will undertake new development works at Lucknow,......

 2017-09-19 08:48 

Odisha Sun Times

BJD's hooliganism during hartal upsets many in Odisha | OdishaSunTimes.com... +
 2017-09-19 08:48 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

UN investigators demand 'full, unfettered' access to Myanmar... +

The council set up the mission in March to investigate possible violations across Myanmar, with a particular focus on alleged crimes committed against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state. ...

 2017-09-19 08:47 

NDTV

Sasikala Loyalists Appeal In Court Against Disqualification From Assembly... +

The 18 AIADMK legislators loyal to jailed leader VK Sasikala have approached the Madras High Court with an appeal against their disqualification from the Tamil Nadu assembly. The lawmakers contend......

 2017-09-19 08:46 

NDTV

Dawood's Brother Was Watching KBC, Eating Biryani When Cops Picked Him Up... +

When Iqbal Ibrahim Kaskar, the brother of absconder mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar, was picked up from his home in south Mumbai late on Monday, he was busy watching the "Kaun Banega Crorepati" show......

 2017-09-19 08:46 

New Indian Express

[ Telangana ]

They never had issues with us, recall neighbours of Telangana family whosesix members committed suicide... +

“Janardhan’s family members always moved closely with neighbours and friends. They never had any issues with anyone of us,’’ said Saroja, a neighbour....

 2017-09-19 08:45 

Hindustan Times

Hills on the edge: Police excesses have reopened Darjeelings old wounds... +

The patriotism and sense of belonging the people of the hill district have may not last if the Indian state refuses to hear their voices....

 2017-09-19 08:45 

Business Standard

CAT 2017-18: Registration Ends On September 20. Apply Now.... +

The last date to register for CAT 2017 is September 20, (Wednesday), up to 5 pm....

 2017-09-19 08:45 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Indo-US cooperation at an unimaginable level:Deputy Ambassador... +

The US is increasingly seen as a partner of choice for India's ongoing transformation and it is emerging also as a security partner in emerging Asia and the wider world, diplomat Santosh Jha said. ...

 2017-09-19 08:44 

Hindustan Times

North Korea in front row, and theres beef for lunch: Whats cooking at UNGA... +

World leaders will feats on Japanese Wagyu beef tenderloin, Yukon gold potatoes, roasted asparagus, baby carrots, roasted chanterelle mushrooms, grilled stone fruit, and chocolate......

 2017-09-19 08:44 

Hindustan Times

The Holy Bible, but gayer: Rihanna as God and Donald Trump as Satan... +

You have, of course, read about Adam and Eve but have you been acquainted with Adam and Steve?...

 2017-09-19 08:44 

NDTV

Vicky Kaushal To Star In Uri, A Film On The Surgical Strikes... +

Vicky Kaushal, star of Massan, said: "I also feel it is a great opportunity and also a responsibility for all of us to portray this story"...

 2017-09-19 08:42 

Hindustan Times

Bigg Boss asked fans to guess the first contestant on season 11 with a photo and they did... +

Salman Khans Bigg Boss has partially revealed through a photo who the first contestant on the show will be and asked their fans to guess the rest....

 2017-09-19 08:41 

Hindustan Times

18-yr-old girl found dead in Ferozepur government school... +

The police suspect it to be a case of suicide but are awaiting the post-mortem report. No suicide note has been found....

 2017-09-19 08:40 

Hindustan Times

Adam Zampa targets Hardik Pandya wicket as Australia eye turnaround at Eden Gardens... +

Hardik Pandya had smashed Adam Zampa for a boundary and three sixes off consecutive deliveries in the 37th over of the Indian innings against Australia in the first ODI....

 2017-09-19 08:40 

Business Standard

India seeking probe into N Korea's nuke proliferation linkages a well-aimed swipe at Pak?... +

The disapproval about linkages is being seen as veiled reference to Islamabad...

 2017-09-19 08:38 

Hindustan Times

Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma: In face of ban demand, actors and producer speak up... +

The makers and actors of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma have clarified that Gurcharan Singh didnt play Guru Gobind Singh on the show but Guru Gobind ka Khalsa or a soldier......

 2017-09-19 08:38 

Business Standard

What is Google Tez? Here's all you must know about this digital payment app... +

Google Tez app will allow users to securely pay for goods and services both online and offline...

 2017-09-19 08:38 

Business Standard

Australia's ad watchdog downplays Ganesha controversy... +

The advertisement launched earlier this month by Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) ran into controversy for its depiction of Ganesha in a lamb roast...

 2017-09-19 08:37 

Hindustan Times

Punes WhatsApp Buddy Cop going viral in the city keeping women safe... +

Buddy Cop is a WhatsApp group administered by a police officer where working women, especially in IT and banking sector, join to ensure they have immediate access to the police in......

 2017-09-19 08:37 

Hindustan Times

Mumbai varsity proposes 45 new colleges: 6 for SoBo, 5 in suburbs... +

These institutes include two night, two women-only, three law and two fine arts colleges...

 2017-09-19 08:36 

NDTV

Indian-Born Sriram Krishnan Joins Twitter As Senior Director... +

Micro-blogging website Twitter has hired Indian-born Sriram Krishnan, a former top executive from Facebook and Snap, as its Senior Director of Product....

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