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    1 student wounded in shooting at Florida high school

    US: A gunman carrying a shotgun in a guitar case opened fire at a Florida high school, wounding one student as other students and teachers piled desks and cabinets against classroom doors to make barricades. The 19-year-old suspect was later arrested and apologised as he was led away in handcuffs.

  • Post Sanjay Dutt biopic, Rajkumar Hirani wants to work with Ranbir Kapoor again

    Mumbai: Director Rajkumar Hirani, who has for the first time collaborated with Ranbir Kapoor for their upcoming film, a biopic on actor Sanjay Dutt, is impressed by his acting chops and wants to work with him again. Ranbir entered Bollywood in 2007 with “Saawariya”, which failed at the box office.

  • IPL 2018 Match 18 KKR vs KXIP: Live scores, Match updates, Commentary

    Kolkata Knight Riders will take on Kings XI Punjab at Eden Gardens, Kolkata today. The match will see two top teams taking on each other and whichever team wins this contest will be a the top of the table for time being. KKR have played sensational cricket so far and the big guns such as Sunil Narine, Andre Russell have fired and youngster Nitish Rana has also taken the responsibility really well. The team is

  • Asaram verdict: Security stepped up around victim’s house

    Shahjahanpur: With a special SC/ST court in Jodhpur all set to pronounce its verdit in a 2012 rape case against self-styled godman Asaram, the district administration here has stepped up security around the house of the victim.

  • Perpetrators of Unnao, Kathua rape incidents shouldn’t be ‘shielded, glorified’, says PFI Poonam Muttreja

    New Delhi: Terming the Kathua and Unnao rape incidents as “violent acts to subjugate, humiliate and instill fear”, the Population Foundation of India (PFI) has asked the government to ensure that the perpetrators are neither “shielded nor glorified”. PFI is a body advocating for effective formulation of gender sensitive population.  Executive Chairperson, PFI, Poonam Muttreja, has demanded that the government act to ensure women in the country do not feel “insecure” and

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    See pictures: Aamir Khan and Salman Khan captured on camera in casual outfits

    Mumbai: Bollywood actors Aamir Khan and Salman Khan were recently captured in the city at two different venues. The two looked handsome in a cool and casual outfit. Aamir Khan attended a bash at the Ambani’s residence and was clicked by the shutterbugs. The party was hosted by Nita Ambani and Mukesh Ambani at their residence in Mumbai in the honour of Thomas Bach. Aamir Khan graced the party while wearing a black

  • Former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha quits BJP, says democracy is under threat

    Patna: Senior BJP leader and former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha, who has been trenchant in his criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government, on Saturday announced that he was snapping his links with the BJP and launching a countrywide campaign to save the democracy.

  • 14-yr-old girl raped in a village in Uttar Pradesh

    Kaushambi: A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a village here by two youths, who have been arrested, police said today. The girl was allegedly lured by a woman of her village to a secluded spot and handed over to the youths, who raped her yesterday, Superintendent of Police (SP) Pratap Kumar Gupta said.

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    24-year-old Mumbai CA renounces Rs 100 crore business to become Jain monk

    Ahmedabad: A 24-year-old chartered accountant belonging to an affluent Jain family from Mumbai today embraced monkhood by renouncing his career and family business worth over Rs 100 crore. Mokshesh Sheth, who managed his family’s business for two years after becoming a CA, gave up all the earthly possessions and aspirations and became a Jain monk at a ceremony held in Gandhinagar today, his uncle Girish Sheth said.

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    Apple offers battery replacement for some 13-inch MacBook Pros

    San Francisco: In a bid to compensate for some manufacturing defects, Apple has rolled out a battery replacement programme for its “non-Touch Bar 13-inch MacBook Pro” devices. The Cupertino-headquartered tech giant claimed that there have been issues with a “small” number of MacBook Pros, assembled between October 2016 and October 2017, 9to5Mac reported on Friday.

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    Twitter bans Russia-based Kaspersky Lab from buying ads

    Moscow/New Delhi: Twitter has banned Russia-based cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab from advertising on its platform, stating that the company “operates using a business model that inherently conflicts with acceptable Twitter Ads business practices.” In an open letter to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, Kaspersky Lab’s Founder Eugene Kaspersky has termed the move as “potential political censorship”.

  • Abu Salem’s marriage with Sayed Bahar Kausar on hold, parole plea rejected

    Mumbai: Navi Mumbai Commissioner on Saturday rejected 1993 Mumbai blasts case convict Mumbai blasts case convict Abu Salem’s parole application which he applied for his marriage. Salem had sought parole for 45 days to get married for a second time to Sayed Bahar Kausar. Salem is currently lodged Taloja jail for his role in the 1993 serial blasts in Mumbai that had killed 257 and injured 713 people. He was sentenced to