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Eight Assam Rifles men killed in Nagaland militant attack

Dimapur, May 3 (IANS) Eight Assam Rifles personnel were killed and four others injured when militants triggered a powerful blast and ambushed a convoy of the security forces at a remote location in Nagaland on Sunday, officials said. The incident took place at Changlang Su area in Mon district around 2.30 p.m. A vehicle carrying the Assam Rifles personnel and a water tanker had g...

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Rahane, Nair power Royals to 189/2 against Daredevils

Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Ajinkya Rahane and Karun Nair displayed superb batting skills to help Rajasthan Royals post a challenging 189/2 against Delhi Daredevils in an Indian Premer League (IPL) match at the Brabourne Stadium here on Sunday. Rahane smashed an unbeaten 91 off 54 balls which included nine fours and three sixes, while his partner Nair hit a 61 ball 38 striking six boundaries an...

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Sukhbir Badal's company to pay Rs.24 lakh to Moga victim

Chandigarh, May 3 (IANS) Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal's Orbit Aviation transport company will pay the Rs.24 lakh compensation announced by the state government for the family of the 13-year-old girl who was molested and thrown out of a moving bus near Moga town. Harcharan Bains, advisor to the chief minister on national affairs and media, said on Sunday that the entir...

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With 7,250 dead, Nepal seeks more international aid

Kathmandu, May 3 (IANS) Nepal on Sunday told the international community to urgently step up its earthquake relief as the toll from the April 25 temblor rose to 7,250, with 2.8 million people displaced across the Himalayan nation. Underlining the gravity of the situation, Prime Minister Sushil Koirala told a top UN official here that relief goods reaching the country were not enough and ...

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India's NCMC reviews rescue, relief operations in Nepal

New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) India's National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) on Sunday reviewed the rescue and relief operations by various government agencies in quake-hit Nepal. An official statement issued here said the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) was continuing rescue and relief operations in the Himalayan nation. NDRF teams have been able to rescue 11 people -- al...

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Delhi Metro turns 21

New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) celebrated its 21st foundation day on Sunday. Urban Development Secretary and DMRC chairman Madhusudan Prasad, who was the chief guest at a function here on the occasion, presented awards to 43 employees for their outstanding contribution to the metro rail service that has transformed commuter travel in the national capital ...

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Squash: Joshna in semis, Dipika loses

Kuwait, May 3 (IANS) Joshna Chinappa eased into the semi-finals in the Asian Senior Individual squash championship here on Sunday while fellow-Indian and much fancied second seed Dipika Pallikal crashed out. The fourth-seeded Chinnappa played with a lot of confidence and patience against the fifth-seed Joey Chan of Hong Kong for a 11-8, 10-12, 9-11, 11-9, 11-7 win, while Pallikal went do...

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Yadav attacks AAP, says people feel cheated

Kolkata, May 3 (IANS) Expelled Aam Admi Party leader Yogendra Yadav on Sunday attacked his former party, alleging it has become centralised despite enjoying plenty of goodwill. The AAP enjoys lot of goodwill, but has become centralised. When AAP was formed, a huge national asset was created, but it is getting depleted, Yadav told media persons here. Yadav, along with other dissid...

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Moga molestation: Victim cremated, Punjab CM meets family

Moga (Punjab), May 3 (IANS) The 13-year-old girl who died after she was molested and pushed out of a bus owned by Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal's transport company was cremated on Sunday evening at her native village in Punjab. Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, who met the girl's family on Sunday evening, said the incident was very unfortunate. The cremation took pla...

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German lending agency to fund Andhra's green energy corridor

Hyderabad, May 3 (IANS) German lending agency KFW and the central government have agreed to fund the proposed green energy corridor in Andhra Pradesh, which is aimed at transforming the state into a renewable energy hub. KFW has communicated to the state government that it will sanction Rs.500 crore at a concessional rate of interest. According to the State Energy Conservation Mi...

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Singapore deploys largest overseas relief team to quake-hit Nepal

Singapore, May 3 (IANS) Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean on Sunday said 126 officers from the Home Team Academy -- the largest overseas relief team -- are focusing their efforts in Gorkha district of quake-hit Nepal. Teo posted on Facebook that an additional 30 officers would reach Nepal on Sunday with more relief supplies, Xinhua reported. The Home Team Academy is...

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Nepal quake toll hits 7,250

Kathmandu, May 3 (IANS) The toll in the massive temblor that devastated Nepal on April 25 climbed to 7,250 on Sunday, the government said. The number of injured stands at 14,121, according to the ministry of home affairs. The toll in Sindhupalchok, the worst affected district, was 2,829. It is followed by Kathmandu at 1,194, Nuwakot 798, Gorkha 410, Kavre 311 and Rasuwa a...

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I-League football: Bengaluru FC drub East Bengal

Bengaluru, May 3 (IANS) Playing one of their better games of the season, Bengaluru FC struck thrice through Sean Rooney, skipper Sunil Chhetri and Robin Singh for a 3-0 win against East Bengal in a Hero I-League game here on a rain-free Sunday. The victory, their ninth in 16 matches, took Bengaluru's tally to 31 points, just one behind leaders Mohun Bagan in the I-League standings, while...

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Modi to call on Atmasthananda, visit Belur Math on May 9

Kolkata, May 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Ramakrishna Math and call on Ramakrishna Mission's president Swami Atmasthananda during his trip to West Bengal on May 9, a spokesman at the order's global headquarters in Belur Math said. The 97-year-old Swami Atmasthananda is undergoing treatment for age-related health complications at the Ramakrishna Mission Seva...

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Hyderabad airport receives award

Hyderabad, May 3 (IANS) The Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) here has received the third best airport award in Airport Service Quality (ASQ) for 2014 from the Airports Council International (ACI), the global body of airports. S.G.K. Kishore, CEO of GMR Hyderabad International Airport Limited (GHIAL), along with GHIAL officials and RGIA stakeholders, received the award at the ACI...

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Barcelona a brilliant team: Ancelotti

Madrid, May 3 (IANS) Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has termed Barcelona a brilliant team after they thrashed Cordoba 8-0 on Saturday. Barcelona are a brilliant team. Their attackers are very effective. They are all so good. It's no surprise they can score so many goals, Ancelotti was quoted as saying by goal.com. Ancelotti also expressed his thoughts on his side's hard foug...

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Moga molestation: Punjab CM meets victim's family

Moga (Punjab), May 3 (IANS) Four days after a teenaged girl was molested and pushed out of a moving bus resulting in her death, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal finally arrived here on Sunday and met the victim's family. Badal said the incident was very unfortunate and directed the director general of police to ensure proper security for women in public transport. I came...

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Bowling variations have benefited me: Kings XI's pacer Anureet

Mohali, May 3 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab seamer Anureet Singh says he has been practising to bowl slower deliveries more consistently during the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL), which has helped him pick up crucial wickets. Anureet has picked up 11 wickets from nine matches so far in the tournament and has been one of the pillars of his team's bowling line-up. I have been working...

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Ma Long wins men's singles title at TT worlds

Suzhou (China), May 3 (IANS) World No.1 Ma Long from China beat world No.14 and teammate Fang Bo 4-2 (11-7, 7-11, 11-4, 11-8, 11-13, 11-4) to win the men's singles title at the world table tennis championships here on Sunday. Fang, who stunned two-time defending champion Zhang Jike in the semi-finals, put up a tough fight as the 23-year-old pulled himself from 2-6 down to win the fifth s...

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President honours talent at 62nd National Film Awards

New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee presented the 62nd National Film Awards on Sunday at a glittering ceremony here studded with talent representing the diversity of the Indian film industry. Shashi Kapoor, honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke award this year, couldn't attend and the veteran actor will be feted in Mumbai soon. With 45 awards in Feature Film category and a to...

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