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Capture Kabul, cripple Kashmir: Pakistan's new two-faced war

Hindustan Times  - ‎43 minutes ago‎
It was around 4.30 am on July 1 when a Pakistani suicide bomber crossed the Line of Control and blew himself up about 25 meters from an Indian Army picket at Saujiyan in the Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir.
 
 

Relief for Mayawati, SC rejects plea to reopen CBI probe in disproportionate ...

Times of India  - ‎7 minutes ago‎
NEW DELHI: In a relief for Mayawati, the Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a plea seeking review of its order quashing disproportionate assets case against former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati.
 
 

Former judge RA Mehta, fought by Modi, withdraws as Gujarat Lokayukta

NDTV  - ‎1 hour ago‎
Ahmedabad: The man whose appointment as Gujarat's ombudsman or Lokayukta was stridently fought by Narendra Modi has decided not to accept the post.
 
 

Ashes 2013: DRS fuelled allegations — Vaseline and Silicone tapes — only ...

Cricket Country
31 minutes ago
 
Written by
Nishad Vaidya
Reports were rife that the players in the Ashes 2013 were using silicone tapes to cover their bats to prevent the Hot Spot from detecting thin deflections.
 
 

Micromax promoters arrested: 10 must-know facts

NDTV  - ‎13 minutes ago‎
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday arrested two owners of Micromax mobiles for allegedly bribing the Municipal Corporation of Delhi officials for a banquet hall in the city.
 
 

Russia "disappointed" bilateral talks with US cancelled

BBC News  - ‎5 minutes ago‎
The Kremlin says it is "disappointed" the US cancelled bilateral talks in September, after Russia granted asylum to intelligence leaker Edward Snowden.
 
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Regret posting Durga Shakti Nagpal to Noida, not her suspension, says Uttar ...

Daily News & Analysis  - ‎4 minutes ago‎
In an interview to Wall Street Journal, Yadav said Wednesday that it was at the request of Durga Nagpal's husband, also an IAS official, that she was posted in Greater Noida.
 
 

No going back on Telangana: Sonia

The New Indian Express  - ‎16 minutes ago‎
Congress president Sonia Gandhi is learnt to have told Union ministers from Seemandhra, Kavuri Sambasiva Rao and JD Seelam, on Wednesday that she had already crossed the Rubicon on Telangana.
 
 

Execution of man, who beheaded five daughters in Madhya Pradesh, stayed

NDTV  - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Jabalpur: The execution of a man, who was sentenced to death for beheading his five daughters, has been stayed in Madhya Pradesh. According to reports, the stay order came from Delhi after a few activists approached the Chief Justice of India last night.
 
 

Food Security Ordinance tabled in Lok Sabha

Economic Times  - ‎6 hours ago‎
The standing committee on finance said the Planning Commission should work closely with all the concerned departments. NEW DELHI:The UPA government has tabled the Food Security Ordinance in the Lok Sabha even as a House panel has ...
 
 

Narendra Modi replaces LK Advani on BJP's new campaign posters

NDTV  - ‎23 minutes ago‎
New Delhi: Narendra Modi has officially replaced LK Advani in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s new posters for its 2014 election campaign, ending any lingering doubts about the party's top star and Prime Ministerial face.
 
 
 

Muslims in Australia celebrate the end of Ramadan with Eid festival

ABC Online  - ‎48 minutes ago‎
Muslims across Australia have filled mosques and public spaces to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan. The festival of Eid al-Fitr traditionally occurs with the first sighting of the new moon and brings to a close the end of a month of fasting from sunrise ...
 
 

Flights resume after Nairobi airport fire

BBC News  - ‎7 minutes ago‎
International flights have resumed at the main airport in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, following Wednesday's fire that gutted parts of the airport.
 
 

Syrian TV shows Assad after reported attack on his motorcade

Reuters  - ‎21 minutes ago‎
AMMAN | Thu Aug 8, 2013 1:35am EDT. AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian state television broadcast footage on Thursday of President Bashar al-Assad attending prayers at a Damascus mosque to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr after opposition reports of an ...
 
 
 

Morgan Stanley says Indian shares 'likely to fall'

Reuters India  - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Thu Aug 8, 2013 11:15am IST. Reuters Market Eye - Morgan Stanley says RBI's cash tightening measures last month have made Indian shares much more vulnerable to global cues, especially the expected tapering of U.S.
 
 

Rupee up 12 paise Vs dollar in early trade

Business Today  - ‎30 minutes ago‎
Dollar selling by exporters and banks amid positive trends at domestic equity market helped the Indian rupee recover by 12 paise to 61.18 against the dollar in early trade on Thursday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange.
 
 

DGH rejects finance ministry idea of old price for Reliance Industries

Economic Times  - ‎28 minutes ago‎
READ MORE ON » Reliance Industries | metric | Finance Ministry | finance | Directorate General of Hydrocarbon. Directorate General of Hydrocarbon (DGH), has said there are technical problems in the suggestion that Reliance Industries should not be ...
 
 

Maruti Suzuki jumps 5% as foreign investment cap removed

NDTV  - ‎1 hour ago‎
Shares in Maruti Suzuki gained 4.6 per cent to Rs 1,392 on Thursday after the Reserve Bank removed restrictions on shareholdings from foreign institutional investors.
 
 

Will Rajan fight inflation, leave rupee to market?

Daily News & Analysis  - ‎14 minutes ago‎
Milton Friedman was the most famous economist of the second half of the twentieth century. He believed that inflation is a monetary phenomenon.
 
 
 

WhatsApp introduces Voice Messages, crosses 300 million users

Firstpost  - ‎19 hours ago‎
Popular messaging app WhatsApp has introduced Voice Messages for users across platforms that will allow users to send recorded messages to their contacts.
 
 

Micromax, Karbonn seek to shed 'cheap phone' image

Times of India  - ‎48 minutes ago‎
KOLKATA/NEW DELHI: Indian mobile handset makers such as Micromax and Karbonn are using their advertisements to project a global brand image and shed comparisons with cheap Chinese imports as they look to make a mark in the premium smartphone ...
 
 
 

Abhishek Bachchan: Will try to convince Aamir Khan to play good guy in Dhoom 4

NDTV  - ‎1 hour ago‎
Actor Abhishek Bachchan, who has teamed up with Aamir Khan for Dhoom 3, says he would want him to play a good guy in the next instalment of the action thriller franchise.
 
 

I'm a better father than an actor, says Shah Rukh Khan

Indian Express  - ‎57 minutes ago‎
Inside Mannat, it is difficult to tell what hour of the day it is -- mobile phones ring incessantly, marketing and publicity plans in the run up to Chennai Express release are being discussed, over 20 journalists await their chance to interview the film's stars, trays ...
 
 

Thalaivaa faces political ire, theatres block bookings

NDTV  - ‎1 hour ago‎
Tickets were being sold like hot cakes since Monday (August 6, 2013) for Tamil action-drama Thalaivaa featuring Vijay, but on Wednesday (August 7, 2013) afternoon most theatres, including multiplexes, stopped bookings following threat calls from political ...
 
 
 

Monty Panesar faces threat to international career over 'drunken urinating' antics

Daily News & Analysis  - ‎20 minutes ago‎
According to the report, Flower will support whatever sanctions are passed down by Panesar's county, adding that Sussex has also launched a full investigation into their spinner's drunken behaviour on a night out.
 
 

Tendulkar, Gavaskar, Hadlee to grace KSCA function

IBNLive  - ‎1 hour ago‎
Bangalore: The two legends of Indian cricket Sunil Gavaskar and Sachin Tendulkar will be attending the grand finale of Karnataka State Cricket Association's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations here at Chinnaswamy Stadium on August 17.
 
 

Sleep-deprived junior hockey girls living the dream

Indian Express  - ‎13 minutes ago‎
Flying back to India from Monchengladbach, where her team had won bronze in the FIH Junior Women's Hockey World Cup, India captain Sushila Chanu killed time watching in-flight movies.
 
 
 

KSPCB bats for eco-friendly Ganesha idols

Deccan Herald  - ‎10 hours ago‎
As the days draw closer to the annual Ganesha festival, chairperson of the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB), Vaman Acharya, has echoed the need for 'eco-friendly' Ganesha idols this year.
 
 

Researchers create 3D images with a single lens

Vision Systems Design
10 hours ago
 
Written by
James Carroll
Principal investigator and associate professor of natural sciences Kenneth B. Crozier explains in the Harvard press release that the team focused on how the image would look if it were taken from a different angle by observing clues within the rays of light ...
 
 
 

Comatose girl dies at Nimhans

Times of India  - ‎5 hours ago‎
BANGALORE: Chethana Mahantesh, 21, who was suffering from rabies encephalitis and was in coma for the past 26 days, died at Nimhans here on Tuesday night.
 
 

Arthritis may raise dangerous leg and lung blood clots risk

Daily News & Analysis  - ‎3 minutes ago‎
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis were more likely to have other underlying conditions, like high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, heart failure and fractures, than were those in the comparison group.
 

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