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Saharanpur simmers but Army keeps lid on it

Monday, 28 July 2014 | Anup Verma | Saharanpur

Saharanpur simmers but Army keeps lid on it

20 arrested, curfew on, yet sporadic violence erupts on outskirts of city; Rajnath briefs PM Even though shoot-at-sight orders and curfew in violence-hit Saharanpur in western Uttar Pradesh (UP) prevented rioters from going on the…

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Vivacity

Run against the tide

Monday, 28 July 2014 | Divya Kaushik | Saharanpur

Run against the tide

Some might have dismissed the Amitabh Bachchan starrer Yudh as an ‘art show failing to generate TRPs’ but director Ribhu Dasgupta says he is catering to the taste of the ‘new audience’ who never related…

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Sports Bytes

Cook delighted to return among runs

Monday, 28 July 2014 | PTI | Southampton

Cook delighted to return among runs

England captain Alastair Cook was a relieved man after finally striking form to end a prolonged lean run even though he was disappointed not to get a hundred on the opening day of the third…

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POTPOURRI

Emraan waiting for right script to work with Salman

Monday, 28 July 2014 | IANS | Mumbai

Emraan waiting for right script to work with Salman

Actor Emraan Hashmi would love to team up with Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, but says that the script has to be really good. "If got the opportunity I would love to do. But so far…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

Sensex down 135 points; metal stocks plunge

Monday, 28 July 2014 | IANS | Mumbai

Sensex down 135 points; metal stocks plunge

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets plunged 135.52 points or 0.52 percent Monday as metal stocks dipped. Most of the stocks were trading in red and selling pressure was seen in metal, oil and…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Stomach most hated body part: Research

Monday, 28 July 2014 | IANS | London

Stomach most hated body part: Research

Stomachs have been voted the most hated part of the body by the British, followed by love handles and bingo wings, according to new research by non-surgical treatment clinic, CosmeDocs. When it comes to their…

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Avenues

Edu-tech revolution

Wednesday, 23 July 2014 | SRIYA REDDY | London

Edu-tech revolution

Experts tell you that a balance between practical experience and technological tools is actually helping children to innovate. From kinder gogy, ICT led curriculum in colleges to annual Tedx events, techfests and model village projects,…

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India Abroad

Indian among the pre-finalists to receive humanitarian award

Monday, 28 July 2014 | PTI | Houston

Indian among the pre-finalists to receive humanitarian award

An Indian humanist is among the pre-finalists of a humanitarian award worth USD 1 million to be handed over by Gonzaga University of northwestern United States in October. The award is given on behalf of…

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SHOW TIME

Lacks the kick

Sunday, 27 July 2014 | MEENAKSHI RAO | Houston

Lacks the kick

Kick Starring: Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Randeep Hooda, Nawazuddin Siddiqui Rated: 4.5/10 Jai Ho! Sallu bhai is all for Being Human, and now in the most aggressive way — through his movies. This is the second one of…

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BOOK REVIEWS

Modi’s metaphysical musings

Sunday, 18 May 2014 | KK SRIVASTAVA | Houston

Modi’s metaphysical musings

A Journey: Poems of Narendra Modi Author: Translated by Ravi Mantha Publisher: Rupa, Rs 295 KK SRIVASTAVA dissects poems written by Narendra Modi and concludes that the collection, evocative and poignant, once afloat on the surface will bring…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Comments on tennis ace Sania Mirza in bad taste

Monday, 28 July 2014 | Bal Govind | Noida

This refers to the editorial, “Petty minds at work” (July 26). The Telangana Government has done no wrong in choosing tennis star Sania Mirza as the State’s brand ambassador. She has made our country proud…

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Sunday Edition

Home away from home

27 Jul 2014 | Pioneer | Noida

SOS Homes for Tibetan children has around 1,000 kids who are either orphans or their parents are in Tibet, says Ritu Pandey It’s a short walk from the Mall Road to Lal Bahadur Shastri Academy. But in contrast to the incessant chatter that surrounds me on Mussoorie’s most prominent landmark, silence rings aloud on the Academy Road...

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STATE EDITIONS

Cocking a snook at the government orders only three members from Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly

28 Jul 2014 | Pioneer | Noida

Cocking a snook at the government orders only three members from Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly have declared their assets as per official government gazette here published early this month. The MLAs’ declarations made public on the state government’s gazette showed several blank columns...

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SOUND BITES

Our troops on the LoC are giving a befitting reply and will continue to do so. Any nefarious designs of the enemy will be defeated.

General Officer Commanding | Lt Gen KH Singh

You (Israeli forces) need to be ready for the possibility that very soon we may broaden ground operations in Gaza.

Israel's Defence Minister | Moshe Yaalon

The Attorney General represents the Government's view. The Government has nothing to do with giving LoP status.

Congress leader | Shakeel Ahmed
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