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Two wanted Bodo militants shot dead

Guwahati, Feb 14 (IANS) Two Bodo militants -- wanted for the killing of Adivasis and abduction of Hindi-speaking people in Assam -- were on Sunday gunned down by security forces in Kokrajhar district, police said. Security forces operating in the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD) killed the two cadres of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) faction opposed to peace t...

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India fastest developing among 'larger economies', says Modi

New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India is the fastest developing country among the larger economies of the world. When most of the world powers are in doldrums, everyone is looking up to us who are developing at the fastest pace. India is the fastest growing among the larger economies, Modi said. Modi said India is the only economy which has no...

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President greets 'long time friend' Serbia on national day

New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings to the government and people of Serbia on their national day. In a message to his Serbian counterpart Tomislav Nikolic, Mukherjee on Sunday said that India and Serbia, the successor state to Yugoslavia, enjoy a long standing friendship as co-founders of the Non-Aligned Movement, and called for stronger coopera...

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Manipuris protst 'outsiders' seeking state jobs

Imphal Feb 14 (IANS) Students have threatened to boycott a selection test and force the Manipur Public Service Commission to shut office to protest the way candidates from other states were allowed to register for 82 government jobs. In practical terms it means that the candidates from the educationally advanced states can grab all the 82 vacancies in Manipur, Jayanta Khuman, the convene...

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Started journey of self-discovery in India: Portuguese singer

Udaipur, Feb 14 (IANS) She has mesmerised the world with her brand of traditional Portuguese music Fado, playing sold out concerts and releasing albums that achieved Platinum and Gold status in her country. But singer Carminho reveals that behind her fame and success is one eventful journey to India 10 years ago, which led her down a path of self-discovery. The singer, who performed at t...

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Delhi government to waive off pending water bills

New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Announcing a gift on completing a year in office, the Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi on Sunday said water bills of households pending till November 2015 will be waived off -- partly or fully. Addressing a gathering to mark the first anniversary of the AAP government, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said numerous families that received inflated water bills at ...

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Himachal to open two more all-women police stations

Shimla, Feb 14 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has decided to set up two more all-women police stations this year to curb crimes against women, the government said on Sunday. The new all-women police stations would be opened in Baddi and Kullu towns, a government spokesperson said in a statement. Earlier, the government has opened all-women police stations in Shimla, Dharamsala and Mandi...

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China sees record digital red envelope exchange

Beijing, Feb 14 (IANS) Chinese web company Tencent has seen a record 32.1 billion exchanges of digital red envelopes, or cash gifts, over the Lunar New Year festival, the media reported on Sunday. Between February 7-12, the digital red envelopes were sent and received around 32.1 billion times via Tencent's instant messaging app WeChat. This is nearly 10 times the number recorded...

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Two killed, 10 injured in J&K clashes with secrity men

Srinagar, Feb 14 (IANS) Two villagers, including a woman, were killed and 10 other people injured in clashes with security forces on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district. Police said the clashes erupted in Astan Mohalla (Kakapora) area of Pulwama in the afternoon as a mob hurled stones at the security forces even as a gunfight was raging on between guerrillas and security perso...

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Katie Holmes rules out 'Dawson's Creek' reunion

Los Angeles, Feb 14 (IANS) Actress Katie Holmes doesn't think that the reunion of TV show Dawson's Creek will work. The 37-year-old, who shot to fame with her act in the teenage show, says a reunion of the show would not work as it would be difficult to recapture the elements which made it successful, reports femalefirst.co.uk. When I look back at the show, it had a certain charm...

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Criminals have free run in Bihar: NDA tells Governor

Patna, Feb 14 (IANS) Leaders of the BJP-led NDA on Sunday told Governor Ram Nath Kovind that law and order was deteriorating in Bihar and referred to the three political killings since February 5. We have submitted a memorandum to the governor and requested him to instruct the government to do something about the collapsing law and order situation, BJP leader Prem Kumar told reporters he...

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Karan Mehra desires to direct wife 'again and again'

Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) Television actor Karan Mehra says directing his wife and actress-turned-singer Nisha Rawal is always a fun experience for him, and adds that he would love to do it again and again. Karan, who has become a household name with his on-screen character Naitik Singhannia in Star Plus show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, has directed his wife on several occasions. Ka...

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Philippines mass dancing to end violence against women

Manila, Feb 14 (IANS) Hundreds of women staged a mass dancing event here on Sunday as part of the One Billion Rising campaign to demand an end to violence against women. About 400 women, most of them wearing bright pink One Billion Rising shirts, gathered at 7.30 a.m. in Rizal Park and started dancing, EFE news reported. People from all areas of the capital joined the event as we...

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Superb Zaza sends Juventus to the top of Serie A

Turin (Italy), Feb 14 (IANS) Simone Zaza's 88th-minute sizzler proved the difference between Serie A's top two sides, as the forward's powerful strike sealed victory over Napoli at Juventus Stadium. The success saw the Italian football champions move above their opponents into first place. During an even first-half on Saturday, Napoli saw more of the ball (55 percent) but Juventus fashio...

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Khloe slams Odom rumours

Los Angeles, Feb 14 (IANS) Reality TV star Khloe Kardashian has slammed rumours that she and estranged husband Lamar Odom are rekindling their romance. Khloe posted a cryptic message on Twitter, saying people involved in former relationships can be friends as well, reports aceshowbiz.com. Wtf is wrong with people? People should praise kindness. Not question it, she tweeted. <...

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Arjun Kapoor remembers 'Gunday' as 'coolest experience'

Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) As Gunday clocked two years since its release in Hindi cinema, actor Arjun Kapoor went down memory lane. He remembers the Ali Abbas Zafar's directorial as one of his coolest experiences ever. Set in 1970s, the film revolves around the journey of two friends Bikram (Ranveer Singh) and Bala (Arjun) who are gun carriers and coal bandits. They ultimately grow up to beco...

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China launches online platform for fraud victims

Beijing, Feb 14 (IANS) China's public security ministry has launched an online platform to register the victims of investment frauds and pyramid scams, the media reported on Sunday. The initiative comes after a crackdown on online lending platform, Ezubao, EFE news reported. Ezubao had collected $7 billion from more than 900,000 investors. Disguised as an investment company, whic...

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Seoul raises alert against Pyongyang cyber attack

Seoul, Feb 14 (IANS) South Korea has boosted its military information surveillance status in response to alleged threats of cyber attacks by North Korea, media reports said on Sunday. South Korea's Information Operations Condition (INFOCON), a five-tier threat level system used by the country's military to defend against cyber attacks, was raised to Level 3. We believe there's a ...

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Parineeti would love to star in a biopic

New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Actress Parineeti Chopra says she wants to be a part of a biopic. Asked if she would like to act in a biopic, Parineeti told IANS over phone from Mumbai: Of course, I would like to be a part of a biopic. It is a great idea and if the person is inspirational, I would love to (be a part)... The Ishaqzaade actress, who made her Bollywood debut in 2011 with L...

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Facebook to face trial in France over nude painting

Paris, Feb 14 (IANS) Social media giant Facebook would be tried in France for blocking a French teacher's account after he posted an image of a nude painting, a media report said. A Paris appeals court threw out Facebook's appeal after the social media giant argued that only the US courts had jurisdiction to hear cases against it. The court also backed a March 2015 ruling which said Fa...

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