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    Controversial Malayalam movie ‘Kathakali’ gets A certificate

    Thiruvananthapuram: Censor Board has issued an A certificate for the controversial Malayalam movie “Kathakali,” which was earlier denied certification for release on grounds of alleged nudity and vulgarity, following the intervention of the Kerala High Court.

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    No headway at SGM; BCCI likely to wait and watch

    New Delhi: United in their concerns about the implementation of Lodha Committee recommendations on reforms, BCCI state units today authorised President Anurag Thakur and Secretary Ajay Shirke to deal with the panel, whose suggestions have been made mandatory by the Supreme Court.

  • Katrina Kaif is looking for a change

    The bikini still of Katrina Kaif’s new film ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ (now we know what the title is trying to tell us) tells a new story.

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    Indian men and women look to make a mark in Olympic hockey

    Rio de Janerio: Buoyed by some strong performances in the run-up to the Rio Olympics, Indian men’s team will look to break their 36-year-long medal jinx when the hockey competition begins here tomorrow. Eight-time champions, India won their last Olympic gold at the 1980 Moscow Games. What followed were years of missed opportunities and then came the ignominy of failing to qualify for Beijing Games.

  • ‘Rustom’ and ‘Mohenjo Daro’ set to break ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ record for biggest Box Office

    Independence Day weekend is fast turning out to be one of the most special when it comes to Bollywood biggest making their mark at the Box Office. Agreed that they are yet to carry the kind of sting that a Christmas or an Eid or a Diwali release enjoys. Still, with a National holiday in there and Eid/Janmashtmi/Rakhi also falling in the vicinity, the day is becoming more and more lucrative.

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    Indonesia foils terror attack; arrests 6 militants

    Singapore: Six Indonesian militants, including an ISIS fighter, were arrested today for plotting a missile attack at Singapore’s Marina Bay, Indonesian police said. The men, aged between 19 and 46, were arrested from various locations across Batam in Indonesia. A stash of weapons was found at one of the locations, a housing complex, the Strait Times reported.

  • Rajnath’s jibe at Pakistan: ‘Yeh padosi hai ki maanta nahin’

    New Delhi: Apparently miffed over the treatment he received in Pakistan, Home Minister Rajnath Singh Friday said India has always tried to be friendly with its reluctant western neighbhour but “yeh padosi hai ki maanta nahin”.

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    Obama hits back at Trump, calls his claims as ‘ridiculous’

    Washington: Terming the Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s claim that the upcoming elections are going to be rigged as “ridiculous”, US President Barack Obama has assured to preserve the integrity of the voting process.

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    41 military air crashes in 4 years, 65 lives lost

    Forty-one military aircraft — including trainers and helicopters — have crashed between April 1, 2012 and July 2016, killing 65 defence personnel and civilians

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    Administrator: Nightclub shooting fund up to USD 23 million

    Orlando (US): The administrator of a USD 23 million fund of donations for survivors and family members of the shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando that left 49 patrons dead warned that squabbling over estate questions could be the biggest obstacle to distributing the money.

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    US and allies to ‘aggressively’ go after ISIS: Obama

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has asserted that America and its allies will continue to target the Islamic State “aggressively” across all fronts, as he vowed to be relentless in the fight against the terror group. “As we’ve seen, it is still very difficult to detect and prevent lone actors or small cells of terrorists who are determined to kill the innocent and are willing to die. And that’s why, as we

  • Malaysia confirms Flight 370 course was on pilot’s simulator

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia has confirmed one of the pilots of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 had plotted a course on his home flight simulator to the southern Indian Ocean, where the missing jet is believed to have crashed.

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    ‘Rain Rain Go away’, say ‘waterlogged’ Mumbai residents

    Mumbai: With spells of heavy rain causing serious water logging in several parts of Mumbai, residents of India’s business capital are hoping for the Rain Gods to put a break and stop the rainfall.

  • Not approached for ‘Comedy Nights Bachao’: Hrithik

    New Delhi: Actor Hrithik Roshan is on a promotion spree as his next film “Mohenjo Daro” is set to hit the screens later this month. But contrary to rumours, he said “Comedy Nights Bachao” was never on the list for promoting the epic adventure-romance film.

  • Man wounded in Nice attack dies, taking toll to 85

    Nice (France): A man wounded in the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice has died of his injuries, hospital officials said, taking the death toll from the massacre to 85. Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, a 31-year-old Tunisian, rammed a 19-tonne lorry into revellers enjoying a July 14 fireworks display on Nice’s seafront Promenade des Anglais before he was shot dead by police.