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  • Amarnath Yatra terror attack: Sehwag to Yogeshwar Dutt, sportspersons offer condolences

    On Monday night, an unfortunate incident took place in Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir where terrorists opened fire, killing seven people who were on their way to Amarnath Yatra. The pilgrims were travelling in a bus from Balram to Mir Bazar when the incident took place. Following the incident, Indian sportsperson expressed their deep condolences to the victims and their families.

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    Eleven years of 7/11 Mumbai train blasts: All that we know so far

    The 11 July 2006 Mumbai train bombings were a series of seven bomb blasts that took place over a period of 11 minutes on the Suburban Railway in Mumbai, the capital of the Indian state of Maharashtra and the nation’s financial capital. The bombs were set off in pressure cookers on trains plying the Western line of the Suburban Railway network. 209 people were killed and over 700 were injured.

  • Mumbai: Construction set to boom in suburban and coastal areas

    Mumbai: In an important decision taken by the state government, construction in suburban Mumbai could boom with Maharashtra government to dissociate its revised policy for Transferable Development Rights (TDR) with ongoing redevelopment projects on narrow roads.

  • Bizarre Mumbai crime: Thieves using potholes to rob citizens

    Mumbai: In an amusing turn of events, thieves are using potholes to rob citizens. The Vitthalwadi police have recently busted a gang that snatched the handbag of a bike rider as the vehicle slowed down near a patch of potholes in Ulhasnagar on Sunday. The cops suspect that the same modus operandi was used in recent chain-snatching cases in the area by the thieves.

  • Manjula Shetye murder: Why the delay in taking convict to hospital, questions Bombay HC

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday put up some tough questions to the Maharashtra government and the prison authorities on the death of convict Manjula Shetye. The HC has asked the authorities to file a detailed affidavit spelling out the reason to condone the delay in taking Shetye to a hospital.

  • Panamagate case: Nawaz Sharif’s daughter accused of submitting false documents to JIT

    Islamabad: The Panamagate joint investigation team (JIT) has accused Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter, Maryam Nawaz, of submitting fake documents. According to the JIT report, she and her brothers Hussain and Hassan Nawaz, as well as her husband retired Captain Mohammad Safdar, had signed falsified documents to mislead the Supreme Court, reports the Express Tribune.

  • Wimbledon 2017 Day 7 Pictures: Agony for Nadal and Kerber

    It was a ‘Manic Monday’, the biggest day in the Championship with the Wimbledon 2017 at its halfway stage. The ‘Top Four’- Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray all talking court but in the end three of them took court but in the end one existed.

  • Sania Mirza- Ivan Dodig eye quarter-final spot at Wimbledon

    London: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig will look to cement their place in the mixed doubles quarter-finals of the Wimbledon when they take on the British-Finnish pair of Heather Watson and Henri Kontinen here today. Mirza and Dodig, who are seeded fourth in the tournament, made it to the last-16 after fending off Japanese pair of Yosuke Watanuki and Makoto Ninomiya 7-6 (5), 6-2 in an

  • Nagpur Boat capsize: Eight bodies recovered

    Nagpur: The bodies of eight persons who had drowned in Nagpur while travelling by boat have been recovered. On Sunday, a boat carrying 11 people capsized near the Vena Dam, situated around 25 kilometers from Nagpur.

  • GST will reduce inflation by one to two percent by year end: Revenue Secretary

    New Delhi: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) will help bring down the inflation by one to two per cent by the end of this year, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia has been quoted, as saying. Adhia told All India Radio (AIR) in an interview that the government’s objective is to ensure that inflation does not increase, and added that the government has tried to keep items frequently used by the consumers under

  • Novak Djokovic aims for Wimbledon last-8 spot

    London: World number four Novak Djokovic will look to seal a quarter-final berth when he takes on Adrian Mannarino of France in the men’s singles event of the Wimbledon later today.

  • ED to question Misa Bharti on money laundering of Rs 8,000 crore

    New Delhi: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Member of Parliament Misa Bharti has been asked to appear before Enforcement Directorate (ED) officials along with her husband Shailesh Kumar in connection with the alleged money laundering of Rs.8,000 crores.

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    Amazon says 900 jobs will be added at new Boston office

    Boston: Amazon says it will add 900 jobs at a Boston office that’s set to open next spring. The online retail company said yesterday it has signed a lease for a 14,000-sqare-meter space in a building along Fort Point Channel. It plans to hire people to work on its Alexa voice-activated technology, logistics and other business lines.