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Sushma moves to ensure safety of African students

 The Delhi Police also arrested several individuals believed to have been associated with Saturday's attack and with the killing of a Congolese student. pti file photo

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday spoke to Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung....

Govt to cancel all defence tenders bagged by Finmeccanica

This was disclosed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, who in an interview to PTI also said that the process for blacklisting Finmeccanica. PTI file photo

The government has decided to cancel all ongoing tenders for defence equipment won by Italy's Finmeccanica as a precursor to blacklisting...

Nirmala replaces Venkaiah as state RS nominee

Another speculation doing the rounds is that the seat from Karnataka may not be a safe bet for Naidu because he needs support from 45 MLAs to secure a victory. pti file photo

BJP nominated Minister of State, Commerce and Industry, Nirmala Sitharaman from Karnataka for the Rajya Sabha elections....

150 from Karnataka stranded in U'khand

A road washed away after a clouburst hit Ghansali in Sialkot on Saturday. PTI

About 150 pilgrims from Karnataka, including two seers, were stranded at the Ghansali area of Tehri district in Uttarakhand...

Minor gang-raped, killed in UP; body tied to tree

The accused are residents of the same village. They killed her as they feared she would reveal their identities, police said.  DH illustration

A minor girl was reportedly abducted, gang-raped and murdered by three people in Uttar Pradesh's Baharaich district...

Business

Japanese investors keen on India's infra growth story: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Soft Bank CEO Masayoshi Son in Tokyo on Sunday. PTI Photo

Japanese conglomerate SoftBank and a number of investors here have shown keen interest in investing in India's "infrastructure growth story"...

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Ranji games at neutral venues, Duleep's zonal system scrapped

The BCCI's technical committee, headed by former India captain Sourav Ganguly, decided to have all Ranji matches from the coming season at neutral venues while inter-zonal system of the Duleep Trophy will be replaced by four all-India level teams picked by the selection panel.

PCB told not to hold talks with BCCI

The Pakistan government has restrained its Cricket Board from initiating an

Tintu ends in fourth spot

India's Asian champion in the 800 metres, Tintu Luka, finished fourth in th

Hamilton ends wait for victory after Ricciardo pit stop bungle

World champion Lewis Hamilton ended his six-months wait for a win today whe

Wawrinka sets up Ramos-Vinolas clash in French Open last-eight

Defending champion Stan Wawrinka moved into the French Open quarter-finals

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Sunrisers Hyderabad players celebrates with VIVO 2016 IPL champiionship Trophy after winning the...

Sunrisers Hyderabad players celebrates with VIVO 2016 IPL champiionship Trophy after winning the...

Sunrisers Hyderabad Ben Cutting (C) celebrates the wicket of Chris Gayle during the IPL 2016...

Sunrisers Hyderabad Ben Cutting (C) celebrates the wicket of Chris Gayle during the IPL 2016...

Royal Challengers Bengaluru player Chris Gayle raises his bat towards crowd against Sunrisers...

Royal Challengers Bengaluru player Chris Gayle raises his bat towards crowd against Sunrisers...

Dharani Selvakumar takes part in senior category, at the All Cargo National surfing event Indian...

Dharani Selvakumar takes part in senior category, at the All Cargo National surfing event Indian...

A large number of cricket fans cheers during the Royal Challengers Bengaluru V/s Sunrisers...

A large number of cricket fans cheers during the Royal Challengers Bengaluru V/s Sunrisers...

A shepherd flocking sheep on the Tosamaidan meadow, in district Budgam of central Kashmir...

A shepherd flocking sheep on the Tosamaidan meadow, in district Budgam of central Kashmir...

Visitors at an Electric Vehicles Expo in Kolkata on Sunday...

Visitors at an Electric Vehicles Expo in Kolkata on Sunday...

Smoke billowing out after a major fire at an AC kit manufacturing facility at Manesar, Gurgaon...

Smoke billowing out after a major fire at an AC kit manufacturing facility at Manesar, Gurgaon...

Girls enjoying in the Arabian sea against the backdrop of monsoon clouds in Kochi...

Girls enjoying in the Arabian sea against the backdrop of monsoon clouds in Kochi...

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A Sikh devotee paying obeisance at the Golden Temple on the occasion of Guru Gaddi diwas of sixth..

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Volunteers from the UK's National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park used eBay to track down the historic teleprinter for the Lorenz cipher machine languishing in a shed in Essex. Photo courtesy: National Museum of Computing (www.tnmoc.org)

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