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Urbanisation can mitigate poverty,says PM at smart city launch

As the Prime Minister launched 14 smart city projects in Pune, and initiated 69 other works in other smart cities in the country, he made a plea for working in a comprehensive, inter-connected and vision-oriented manner and not in piece-meal. Photo courtesy: Twitter/ANI

Making a strong pitch to consider urbanisation as an opportunity to mitigate poverty and not as a problem...

SP revokes merger with Ansari's party, Akhilesh has his way

The party also decided on reinduction of Secondary Education Minister Balram Yadav, who was sacked by Akhilesh apparently for facilitating the merger. pti file photo

With Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav putting his foot down, Samjwadi Party called off its merger with Mukhtar Ansari's party...

Over 1 million sign petition demanding 2nd Brexit referendum in UK

 The petition will now have to be discussed in the British Parliament, having crossed 100,000 signatures required to trigger a debate in the House of Commons. reuters file photo

Over a million people have signed a petition in the UK calling for a second referendum over the country's EU membership...

Bihar Humanities 'topper' Ruby Rai arrested

Police arrest Ruby Rai, victim of Bihar School Examination Board higher secondary exam topper scam in Patna on Saturday. PTI Photo

Controversial Humanities topper in Bihar intermediate examination Ruby Rai was arrested....

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Boxing is dead in India, says Mary Kom

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Pro Kabaddi League: Puneri Paltan begin their campaign with a bang

Puneri Paltan began the defence of their title with a naroow 28-24 win...

Sprinter Dutee Chand qualifies for Rio Olympics

Nearly a year after fighting her way back into her international career by.

Jitu Rai wins silver in ISSF World Cup

'Pistol King' Jitu Rai pipped three-time Olympic champion Jongoh Jin of Kor

'Level we played in CT will not be enough for medal in Rio'

A matured Indian hockey team may have earned a piece of history at...

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Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez during the launch of Aeropostale store in Mumbai...

Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez during the launch of Aeropostale store in Mumbai...

Two planes perform a dramatic fly past, during a display of the Red Arrows Display Team...

Two planes perform a dramatic fly past, during a display of the Red Arrows Display Team...

Local train on water logged railway track in Thane on Saturday. Local train services...

Local train on water logged railway track in Thane on Saturday. Local train services...

The launch of New Audi R8 V10 Plus in Hyderabad on Saturday...

The launch of New Audi R8 V10 Plus in Hyderabad on Saturday...

Siberian tigers play in the pool of their enclosure to cool themselves in the zoo...

Siberian tigers play in the pool of their enclosure to cool themselves in the zoo...

BJP activists holding a protest in front of Ram Remple in Bhubaneswar on Friday...

BJP activists holding a protest in front of Ram Remple in Bhubaneswar on Friday...

Puneri Paltan captain Manjeet Chillar poses for media during a press conference of Pro Kabaddi...

Puneri Paltan captain Manjeet Chillar poses for media during a press conference of Pro Kabaddi...

John Abraham, Varun Dhawan and Jacqueline Fernandez during the pramotion...

John Abraham, Varun Dhawan and Jacqueline Fernandez during the pramotion...

Former cricketer Venkatesh Prasad being feliciated with an Assamese traditional ...

Former cricketer Venkatesh Prasad being feliciated with an Assamese traditional ...

Modi paying floral tributes at the bust of former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri...

Modi paying floral tributes at the bust of former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri...

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Britain's exit from the European Union has come as a shock to the global financial markets and world leaders, including Prime Mini
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Patch of creativity

stylish  Shalini Chopra

From denim getting a new look to pastel colours doing the rounds this season, there is a lot in store for fashion lovers......

'I've always wanted to be an actor'

THRILLED  Anup Revanna

Actor Anup Revanna neither sounds nervous nor excited when he gets talking about his debut release 'Lakshmana'......

Let's go local

enticing 'Tandoori chicken risotto'

The number of fusion restaurants in the city are aplenty. There's always a mix of international with other flavours from the country......

Not over till you give up

The famous salt march, defying the law of the British Raj to buy salt from the government, was described "a campaign of failure......

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Does it take you longer these days to hit on the word you're searching for? Are you suffering more of those 'tip of the tongue' moments, or embarrassi...

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In popular imagination, a tourist guide is usually a man who accosts people outside monuments and other historical sites offering......

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