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70 sovereigns of jewels stolen

Ramanathapuram A three-member gang has burgled a locked house at Theruvakottai village under Thiruvadanai police limit in the early hours of Sunday and decamped with 70 sovereigns of jewels and cash of ₹ 15,000. Police said Sarada, 58, who was living alone in the house after her husband had gone abroad for employment, went to […]

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Justice Ranjan Gogoi retires as CJI

Justice Ranjan Gogoi, the first person from northeast to reach the top of judiciary and credited for bringing the curtains down on the decades old politically and religiously sensitive Ayodhya land dispute, retired as the chief justice of India on Sunday. Justice Gogoi’s tenure as judge and as CJI was marked by some controversies and […]

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India has potential for very rapid economic growth, says Bill Gates

India has the potential for “very rapid” economic growth over the next decade which will lift people out of poverty and allow the government to invest in health and education priorities in an “exciting way”, billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has said. In an exclusive interview to PTI, Gates, the world’s richest person, […]

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Telecom industry to consolidate further in ‘no relief’ scenario: Kotak Institutional Equities

A ‘no material relief’ scenario would be an industry-structure-altering one, according to Kotak Institutional Equities The Indian mobile industry will consolidate further if the government does not offer a material relief on AGR liabilities, regulatory levies and potentially a floor on pricing, according to Kotak Institutional Equities. A ‘no material relief’ scenario would be an […]

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Bigg Boss 3 Telugu contestants enjoying reunion

The controversial reality show Bigg Boss 3 Telugu show hosted by King Nagarjuna has completed but they are still in the limelight on various social media platforms. There is a craze of Bigg Boss participants among the people. Recently the Bigg Boss 3 Telugu Contestants – Mahesh Vitta, couple Varun Sandesh & Vithika Sheru, and […]

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4 Manipur policemen arrested, suspended for involvement in drug racket

Four personnel of a police station in Manipur, which was awarded the best police station last month, were arrested and suspended for their alleged involvement in connection with the seizure of contraband drugs, sources said on Sunday. Director general of police (DGP) LM Khaute issued a suspension order against the inspector while Tengnoupal district’s superintendent […]

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Kadiri Circle Inspector Gorantla Madhav behind Ravi Teja Film?

Recently Gopichand Malineni revealed that his upcoming directorial venture Krack which has Mass Maharaja Ravi Teja in the lead role has a fresh storyline. But according to few, Krack is either a remake of ‘Theri’ movie or it is a freemake of ‘Sethupathi’ movie. But the director Gopichand Malineni says that the upcoming film Krack […]

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Morning digest: Gotabaya Rajapaksa takes lead in Sri Lanka presidential election; Washington concerned over J&K, says former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State, and more

The major news headlines of the day, and more. Gotabaya Rajapaksa takes early lead in Sri Lanka presidential election Sri Lanka’s former wartime defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa took an early lead Sunday in a fiercely fought presidential election conducted under high security seven months after deadly Islamist attacks. Washington is concerned over J&K, says former […]