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Police rescue 26 stray dogs from Delhi house

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Twenty-six malnourished stray dogs that were confined to a house in the capital were rescued by Delhi Police, officials said Monday. Police registered a case and launched a hunt to nab the house owner, identified as Gokul Nair. The 32-year-old Nair, who works with a multinational company, had a habit of keeping stray dogs, police said. A neighbour...

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Seoul declares war on Uber taxi business

Seoul, Dec 22 (IANS/EFE) Kim Kyung-ho, the head of South Korean capital Seoul's traffic division, Monday filed a lawsuit against the Uber mobile application which connects riders to private car owners, promising to punish drivers cooperating with the taxi-hailing service. In statements to the local Yonhap news agency, the capital's head of traffic claimed that the service violated South ...

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How many alliances are possible in Kashmir?

Srinagar, Dec 22 (IANS) Amid the uncertainty of what will be the election result Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir, two things are certain: there will be no alliance between the BJP and the Congress and none between the National Conference and the PDP. A few other things can be said with some certainty. The Peoples Democratic Party, which had 21 seats in the outgoing state assembly, ...

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Azure Power to build 1,000 MW solar project in Rajasthan

Jodhpur/Kolkata, Dec 22 (IANS) Azure Power Monday said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Rajasthan government to develop a 1,000 MW solar power project. The power plant is the largest capacity project won under the ambitious Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission -Phase II (JNNSM) which was launched by the central government in 2010 to generate 20,000 MW of sola...

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Vikram Bhatt's scripts to turn into novels

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt's three scripts, including forthcoming Khamoshiyan, will now be available in novel form. The writer of Khamoshiyan is simply thrilled as his other films 1920 and 1920 - Evil Returns too will turn into novels with never before published pictures and never known facts, which Bhatt will disclose in the book. I'm simply thrilled. More s...

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'Roy' music to be launched on Hungama.com

Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) The music and videos of Ranbir Kapoor-starrer Roy will be launched on on-demand digital entertainment store-front Hungama.com, making it accessible to users of Hungama's web, WAP or mobile apps. The film's music is produced by T-Series. 'Roy' is one of the most anticipated movies of 2015, and it gives us great pleasure to be the first to bring their music to...

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Mel B turns to Eddie Murphy for advice

Los Angeles, Dec 22 (IANS) Singer Mel B's former husband Eddie Murphy has advised her to stay classy following her split from Stephen Belafonte. According to a source, the 39-year-old has turned to her first husband for some advice on how to handle the situation and Murphy has told her to keep quiet, reports dailystar.co.uk. Eddie has told her to keep a lid on her feelings public...

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Northern India shivers, travel plans badly hit

New Delhi/Shimla/Jaipur/Patna/Lucknow, Dec 22 (IANS) In the unrelenting grip of severe cold, north India continued to shiver due to icy winds while dense fog played spoilsport to travel plans as many trains and flights were delayed or cancelled. It was the coldest Dec 22 in the national capital in the past five years. Delhiites Monday woke up to dense fog that reduced visibility to 50 me...

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China releases design specifications for high speed rail links

Beijing, Dec 22 (IANS) China's National Railway Administration (NRA) Monday officially unveiled the country's first design specification standards for high speed rail links. These specifications are fundamental and important technical requirements, Xinhua quoted the NRA as saying in a statement. The administration laid down standards for nearly 20 fields involved in the design an...

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Modi pays tribute to mathematician S. Ramanujan

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday paid tributes to Indian mathematics wizard Srinivasa Ramanujan on his birth anniversary. A genius who made a monumental contribution to mathematics, I pay my tributes to the legendary S. Ramanujan on his birth anniversary, he said in a tweet. Ramanujan (1887-1920) was born Dec 22 in Erode in then Madras Presidency. ...

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Janata Parivar targets Modi government on black money, conversions

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Leaders of the Janata Parivar raised the issue of black money both inside and outside parliament Monday, hitting out at the NDA government for failing to fulfil its promise of bringing back illegal cash stashed abroad. They also accused it of fomenting communal tensions. Political heavyweights from the Janata Parivar, comprising the Samajwadi Party, the Rashtriya...

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'PK' leads to Twitter battle

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) If some took to Twitter to slam Rajkumar Hirani's latest provocative and yet gentle directorial PK saying Aamir Khan mocks Hindu traditions in the film, others hailed it as the best film of 2014. Thanks to different opinions, #BoycottPK and #WeSupportPK have been trending on Twitter. Actress Juhi Chawla, who recently bought 30 tickets of PK for her family...

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Bindra retains 10m air rifle national title

Pune, Dec 22 (IANS) India's only individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra showed that despite being only a hobby shooter now, he has it in him to continue winning as he successfully defended his 10 metre air rifle title at the 58th National Shooting Championships here Monday. The 32-year-old Punjab marksman shot a total of 208 to retain the crown at the Balewadi Shooting Range. A...

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Hackers threaten Iggy Azalea

Los Angeles, Dec 22 (IANS) Singer Iggy Azalea has reportedly got a threatening message from hackers who have warned her to make a public apology to Azealia Banks, otherwise they will release her alleged sex tape. A mysterious Twitter handle named @TheAnonMessage has threatened to release still images from a sex tape involving the 24-year-old unless she publicly apologises to Banks and th...

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Man arrested for posing as minister's secretary

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) A 25-year-old man who posed as the secretary of the home minister as well as an Intelligence Bureau (IB) officer to cheat people was arrested here, police said Monday. Shiv Shankar, hailing from Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh and staying in Delhi's Hardev Nagar in north Delhi, was arrested Dec 20 from Delhi University metro station in north Delhi. According to ...

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Over 30,000 arrested in Chinese campaign against gambling, porn

Beijing, Dec 22 (IANS/EFE) More than 30,000 people have been arrested in a major two-month-long campaign against pornography and gambling in the southern Chinese province of Guangzhou, the country's state-run media reported Monday. The police campaign came shortly after two earlier efforts, one against prostitution in the same province which led to the arrest of more than 3,000 people, a...

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Sonakshi Sinha endorses footwear brand

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Actress Sonakshi Sinha has been roped in as the brand ambassador for Relaxo Footwears Limited's Flite range. Sonakshi features in a TV commercial which is already on air. We could think of no one better than Sonakshi Sinha to be the face of Flite as she has become a style icon for today's youth, Gaurav Dua, executive director, Relaxo Footwears Limited, s...

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2014 has been great for me: Surveen Chawala

Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) Actress Surveen Chawala, who made her debut in Bollywood with the erotic thriller Hate Story 2 this year, says she had a great start to her career. The year 2014 has been great for me and I am already feeling that I have been welcomed into the industry, said Surveen who was first seen on the small screen. She did shows like Kahiin to Hoga, Kasautii Zindagii Kay and...

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Terrorism is not Islam: Iran

Tehran, Dec 22 (IANS) Iran's envoy to the UN has slammed all forms of terrorism and said that terrorist groups have nothing to do with Islam. While addressing a UN General Assembly session Sunday, Hossein Dehqani said terrorist groups, including Al Qaeda, Boko Haram and Nusra Front, have no links with Islam, Press TV reported Monday. Dehqani said several countries created these t...

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Janata Parivar raps Modi regime for raising communal tension

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Leaders of the Janata Parivar Monday gathered in the heart of the capital to denounce the Narendra Modi government and accuse it of fomenting communal tension. Addressing thousands of people in the Jantar Mantar area, leaders of the Samajwadi Party, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) and the Janata Dal...

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