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 2018-04-24 12:23 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Black biting flies unleash a reign of terror in Assam...

Over the past 15 days or so, dozens of people in Dikhowmukh areas of Sivasagar district in eastern Assam were taken ill after they had been bitten by the flies....

 2018-04-24 12:22 

IANS

'Tottenham's Son Heung-min willing to compete for S. Korea at Asiad'...

Incheon (South Korea), April 24: South Korean men's under-23 football team coach Kim Hak-bum said on Tuesday that Tottenham Hotspur attacker Son Heung-min is willing to compete at the Asian Games this summer....

 2018-04-24 12:22 

Daily Times

Gwadar port on the rise: Gwadar Development Authority...

Pakistani Officials hope that Gwadar will be the new Dubai as it is not only a strategically located fishing port but also a gateway to China and Central Asia's economy. The authorities plan to turn Gwadar into a duty-free port and an economic zone li...

 2018-04-24 12:22 

Hindustan Times

Google's new spending binge shows a company playing catch-up...

Google's parent posted the strongest sales growth in almost four years on Monday, indicating marketers kept flocking to its services amid rising scrutiny of digital ads. But the company also spent at historic levels, nearly tripling capital expenditur...

 2018-04-24 12:22 

Hindustan Times

Ravi Shastri says ODIs, T20s before Tests will help India adjust in England...

India will begin their tour of England with three Twenty20 Internationals and three ODIs before the five-Test series and Ravi Shastri believes this will help the team adjust to conditions....

 2018-04-24 12:21 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Congress stands good chance of winning Karnataka Assembly polls: Mallikarjun Kharge...

Mallikarjun Kharge said the Congress high-command will choose the chief minister in consultation with the newly elected MLAs, if the party is voted to power for a second term running...

 2018-04-24 12:20 

NDTV

Asaram Case: Security Tightened In 3 States, Around Rape Survivor's House...

The Centre today asked Rajasthan, Gujarat and Haryana to tighten security and deploy additional forces ahead of the verdict by a Jodhpur court in a rape case against self-styled godman Asaram, an......

 2018-04-24 12:19 

Press Trust of India

Gold stays subdued on global cues, low demand...

New Delhi, Apr 24 (PTI) Falling for the second straight day, gold prices drifted lower by Rs 85 to Rs 32,225 per 10 grams at the bullion market today in tandem with a weak trend overseas amid tepid demand from local jewellers. Silver also slumped below th...

 2018-04-24 12:18 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Ad Sales Surge at Google Parent Alphabet, but So Do Costs...

Google had several one-time costs including acquiring 2,000 employees in Taiwan for $1.1 billion from HTC....

 2018-04-24 12:18 

IANS

Verdict on Asaram: MHA issues precautionary advisory...

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Ahead of a trial court's verdict in rape case against self-styled godman Asaram, the Union Home Ministry on Tuesday issued an advisory to Rajasthan, Gujarat and Haryana to step up security in order to prevent any untoward in...

 2018-04-24 12:18 

Oneindia

'Even dead have dignity': Supreme Court on disclosure of rape victims' identity...

Even the dead have dignity. They cannot be 'named or shamed.' This was the observation of the Supreme Court today as it dealt with the issue of disclosure of identity of rape victims, including the eight-year-old girl who was raped and brutally mu...

 2018-04-24 12:17 

IANS

India's World Cup opener against South Africa on June 4, 2019...

Kolkata, April 24: In a bid to maintain the Lodha Committee recommendation, which says a mandatory 15-day gap is required between the Indian Premier League (IPL) final and any international match, India will have to open their 2019 ICC World Cup campaign ...

 2018-04-24 12:17 

Daily Times

CJP orders Dar's counsel to present Dar before the court...

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar on Tuesday questioned Finance Minister Ishaq Dar's whereabouts while referring to a case regarding his nomination papers for Senate Elections. Earlier, Pakistan Peoples' Party's (P...

 2018-04-24 12:16 

Oneindia

Salman Khurshid revealed truth behind Rahul's 'Save the Constitution' campaign: BJP...

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra on Tuesday said that Salman Khurshid has revealed the truth behind Rahul Gandhi's 'Save the Constitution' campaign....

 2018-04-24 12:15 

IANS

Huawei 'P20 Pro' smartphone with first triple rear camera in India...

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Chinese electronics major Huawei, currently facing a disadvantage in the US as top intelligence officials have told people not to buy its devices, on Tuesday brought its flagship "P20 Pro" with world's first Artifici...

 2018-04-24 12:15 

Press Trust of India

Advocates clash on court premises, few injured...

Bijnor (UP), Apr 24 (PTI) A man was shot at and injured and a few lawyers were hurt after two groups of advocates clashed on the Civil Court's premises here over the district bar association elections, police said today.Both the groups lodged complain...

 2018-04-24 12:15 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

'Missing' Indian youth who had gone to meet his Facebook friend in Pakistan handed over to BSF...

The missing 24-year old youth, Amarjit Singh, was deported to India today from Pakistan as he had gone to the neighbouring country on the pretext of going on a pilgrimage during Baisakhi celebrations....

 2018-04-24 12:14 

Hindustan Times

Giant 'horrendous' looking mosquito found in China...

The huge mosquitoes do not feed on blood and the adults have a life span of only a few days....

 2018-04-24 12:13 

IANS

Iran will be first to arrive in Russia for World Cup...

Moscow, April 24: Iran's football squad will become the first participant of the upcoming World Cup to arrive in Russia, Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said....

 2018-04-24 12:13 

IANS

Crude at $75 per barrel lifts petrol price to Rs 74.63 in Delhi...

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) A rise in global crude oil cost to around $75 per barrel lifted the domestic retail petrol price higher for the sixth consecutive day in New Delhi on Tuesday....

 2018-04-24 12:13 

Hindustan Times

Rajasthan Royals' Ben Laughlin eyeing comeback in Australia T20 team via IPL 2018...

Rajasthan Royals' Ben Laughlin last played for Australia in ODIs in 2009 and T20s in 2013....

 2018-04-24 12:13 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

No joint statement after Modi-Xi summit: Sources...

There will be no joint statement or communique after the informal summit, which will see the two leaders sharing their perspectives on national as well as international developments, the source added....

 2018-04-24 12:12 

Business Standard

HPBOSE class 12th result 2018: Know toppers' list and steps to check result...

Himachal Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (HP BOSE) 2018 Class 12 results were declared on Tuesday. Students can check result on hpbose.org...

 2018-04-24 12:11 

IANS

IPL: Rajasthan rope in Chulani as mental conditioning expert...

New Delhi, April 24: Rajasthan Royals has roped in Anand Chulani as their peak performance and mental conditioning expert for the current season of the Indian Premier League (IPL), it was announced on Tuesday....

 2018-04-24 12:11 

Daily Times

Family murders Italian-Pakistani woman in the name of honour...

GUJRAT: An Italian-Pakistani woman was reportedly murdered on Tuesday by her father, brother and uncle for honour in West Mangowal area of District Gujrat. The police said that the woman's family had termed their daughter's death as an accident an...

 2018-04-24 12:11 

Business Standard

Tata Steel Kalinganagar misses steel output target in FY18...

Tata Steel's Kalinganagar unit has missed the steel production target for 2017-18. As against an output target of 2.7 million tonne, the unit has produced 2.5 million tonne crude steel in the last fiscal.The shortfall in steel output is despite the un...

 2018-04-24 12:10 

The Hindu

Don't let ex-servicemen who settled after China war contest rural polls: Arunachal tribe...

A tribal students' organisation in Arunachal Pradesh has asked Pema Khandu's BJP-ruled government to stop retired Assam Rifles personnel, settled in the State's Changlang district after the Chinese at...

 2018-04-24 12:09 

Daily Times

Committee to hold meeting with PTM: Army official...

PESHAWAR: A committee comprising of top army officials will hold talks with Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) leader Manzoor Pashteen, an official said on Tuesday. Corps Commander Peshawar Lt General Nazir Ahmad Butt told a group of journalists that an apex...

 2018-04-24 12:09 

Hindustan Times

Facebook removes 1.9 million pieces of ISIS-related content...

Facebook said that it removed more content in the first three months this year which is about twice as it did the previous quarter. 99% of the content is said to have been flagged by the company's internal systems and not users....

 2018-04-24 12:09 

Hindustan Times

Work on Swargate's multi-modal transport hub to commence in 15 days...

The facility will integrate the public transport services — Metro rail, Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) and Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) buses, auto rickshaws and private vehicles....

 2018-04-24 12:09 

Daily Times

'Article 204 of Constitution allows court to enhance contempt sentence'...

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Saqib Nisar on Tuesday indirectly said that Article 204 of the Constitution should be interpreted in a way that it raises the sentence of convicts charged for contempt of court. CJP asserted this while considerin...

 2018-04-24 12:08 

IANS

Mobile app to hold e-auction on Sachin's birthday...

New Delhi, April 24: On the completion of a year, a mobile application envisioned by Sachin Tendulkar -- "100MB" -- will hold a unique first-of-its-kind e-auction....

 2018-04-24 12:07 

NDTV

Indian Railways' Online Job Drive 'Saves 7.5 Crore Paper Sheets'...

'For the pen and paper based examination, recruitment boards would have required 7.5 crore paper sheets or the equivalent of 10 lakh trees,' said a senior Railway Ministry official....

 2018-04-24 12:07 

Oneindia

'CJI impeachment rejection not in haste', says Venkaiah Naidu...

Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday defended the rejection of impeachment notice against CJI Dipak Misra saying that the decision was not taken in haste....

 2018-04-24 12:07 

Hindustan Times

Modi-Xi summit: What do the neighbours think?...

Pakistan, Nepal and Bangladesh feel the informal summit could help ensure regional peace....

 2018-04-24 12:06 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Bombay high court suggests special police unit to probe serious crimes...

Timely investigation into serious offences like murder, rape and other cases pertaining to women or minors is the need of the hour, a division bench of Justices N H Patil and G S Kulkarni said....

 2018-04-24 12:05 

IANS

Atletico's injured Torres may miss Europa semis vs Arsenal...

Madrid, April 24: Atletico Madrid defender Juan Francisco "Juanfran" Torres has suffered a left thigh injury, the Spanish football club said in a statement, casting doubt on whether he will take the field against Arsenal in the UEFA Europa League ...

 2018-04-24 12:05 

Hindustan Times

History-sheeter booked for killing man in Manjri...

The deceased man was identified as Vishal Maruti Kadam, 27, and the assailant was identified as Hari Baban Khude alias Harya. Khude has a previous case against him for attempted murder and voluntarily causing grievous hurt....

 2018-04-24 12:05 

The Hindu

Lonavala to have Taj resort soon...

Indian Hotels Company Ltd. signs pact with Pune group to operate it through a management control....

 2018-04-24 12:05 

Hindustan Times

Fitness freaks, take it easy. Intense exercise may cause ALS...

ALS is a progressive, fatal neurodegenerative disease for which there is currently no treatment. Genes account for a proportion of cases, but a role for environmental factors, including physical activity, has also been mooted....

 2018-04-24 12:05 

Hindustan Times

BJP to fly in 40 star campaigners including Modi for Karnataka elections...

Besides Narendra Modi,BJP national president Amit Shah, Union ministers Sushma Swaraj, Smriti Irani, Nirmala Sitharaman, Ravi Shankar Prasad and Piyush Goyal will campaign in Karnataka....

 2018-04-24 12:04 

IANS

Bipasha, Karan have 'sweet tooth'...

Actress Bipasha Basu says she and her husband Karan Singh Grover have a sweet tooth but the fitness enthusiasts believe in the balancing act....

 2018-04-24 12:04 

Business Insider India

UK 'underemployment' is worse now than during the great financial crisis of 2008...

CitiUnemployment is at record lows.But...

 2018-04-24 12:02 

IANS

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Mongolia...

Ulaanbataar, April 24 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived here from China on Tuesday in what is her first visit to Mongolia....

 2018-04-24 12:02 

IANS

Football a sleeping sport in India, says Ranbir...

Actor Ranbir Kapoor says that football has been a sleeping sport in India but it is now gaining importance due to government support....

 2018-04-24 12:02 

IANS

Real Madrid's entire squad flies to Munich ahead of Bayern clash...

Madrid, April 24: Real Madrid's entire squad has flown out to Munich for the first leg of the UEFA Champions League semi-final clash against Bayern Munich on Wednesday....

 2018-04-24 12:02 

IANS

Real women have real bodies: Pooja Bhatt...

Mumbai, April 24 : Actress-filmmaker Pooja Bhatt says real women have real bodies and they must celebrate themselves as they are....

 2018-04-24 12:01 

Hindustan Times

Anushka Sharma borrowed Virat Kohli's ganji and their pics are viral...

Anushka Sharma and cricketer Virat Kohli have been married for almost six months now....

 2018-04-24 12:01 

Hindustan Times

Viswanathan Anand: When Aamir Khan comes to play chess, it helps the sport a lot...

Indian chess Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand says that if his biopic were to be made, he'd want Bollywood actor Aamir Khan to play the role. He also shares his happiness over India's CWG wins and the fact that a lot of youngsters are taking up chess...

 2018-04-24 12:01 

The Times of India

Asean summit to focus on Myanmar, South China Sea...

Southeast Asian leaders will focus on trade wars, the crisis in Myanmar and security tensions in the disputed South China Sea at a summit this weekend, but it's highly unlikely there will be any headline-grabbing progress on the issues....

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