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Only BJP can free Assam from illegal immigration: Amit Shah

Guwahati, April 26 (IANS) BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday expressed confidence that his party will win next year's assembly polls in Assam and assured that it would tackle the problem of illegal migration from neighbouring Bangladesh. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief, who arrived here on the last leg of his eight-day tour of the northeast region, appealed to the people of Assam t...

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I'm here to share love: Atif Aslam on performing in India

Indore, April 26 (IANS) Popular Pakistani musician Atif Aslam might not have been able to entertain his fans in Pune with his rock numbers and melodious tracks as his concert was cancelled by the Shiv Sena, but he says he has no grudges and has only love to share with his Indian fans. Aslam's concert was scheduled to be held in Pune on Saturday, but he couldn't play in the city due to op...

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Anupam Kher's TV show returns, to tell more inspiring tales

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Veteran actor Anupam Kher is returning with the second season of The Anupam Kher Show...Kucch Bhi Ho Sakta Hai. He says there will be more inspiring stories to tell. Happy to Announce. Anupam Kher's TV show returns with a second season. Thank you @ColorsTV & @rajcheerfull for another season of #TheAnupamKherShow. Let's share more inspiring stories, the acto...

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Bengal quake toll rises to four

Siliguri, April 26 (IANS) The toll in West Bengal in the wake of the devastating earthquake in Nepal rose to four on Sunday with a woman dying from her injuries in a state-run hospital. Pushpa Pradhan, who was admitted to the North Bengal Medical College and Hospital here following an injury sustained when she slipped and fell while rushing out of her house during the quake, died on Sund...

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Evelyn 'obsessed' with Ram's 'Dil Ki Baatein'

Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Actress Evelyn Sharma, who will be seen portraying an aspiring rockstar Naina in comedy caper film Kuch Kuch Locha Hai, says she is hooked to co-star Ram Kapoor's ongoing TV show Dil Ki Baatein. The 28-year-old, who has appeared in films like Yaariyan and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, doesn't watch many Hindi shows, but she feels Ram is doing an outstanding job in the ...

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Ronaldo would be great anywhere, Messi wouldn't: Ferguson

London, April 26 (IANS) Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson on Sunday said Lionel Messi is purely a Barcelona player but believes Cristiano Ronaldo would be a success anywhere in the world. The Barcelona and Real Madrid forwards have won the last seven Ballon d'Or awards between them, marking the pair as the two best players of their generation and among the greatest to have e...

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Five pipe bombs found in Sree Padmanabha temple

Thiruvananthapuram, April 26 (IANS) Five suspected pipe bombs were found packed in gunny bags in a pond of the famed Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple here, police said on Sunday. The temple drew international attention a few years ago after it was learnt that it holds a treasure estimated to be over one lakh crore, stacked in five vaults. The suspected pipe bombs were found on Sunday...

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Almost 40 aftershocks hit Nepal over two days

Kathmandu, April 26 (IANS) Almost 40 aftershocks have rocked Nepal since the main earthquake with 7.9 magnitude on the Richter scale struck Lamjung district, 75 km northwest of the capital, on Saturday at 6.11 GMT (11.56 Nepal time) Here is a list of aftershocks which began soon after the earthquake and continued till Sunday evening. The timing is in GMT and the intensity on the Richter ...

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SpiceJet to operate two special flights to Kathmandu

New delhi, April 26 (IANS) Budget carrier SpiceJet on Sunday said it will operate a special relief flight to Kathmandu from here at 11:00 p.m., which will return at 03:25 a.m. Monday. This flight is in addition to the two scheduled Boeing flights operating at 12:30 p.m. and 4:50 p.m. from New Delhi to Kathmandu, a spokesperson for the airline said. We have space for relief worke...

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India U-14 girl footballers return from quake-hit Nepal

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The Indian Under-14 girls football team, left stranded in Kathmandu following fresh tremors on Sunday, have returned home safely aboard a military aircraft. The U-14 Girl's Team has landed safely in New Delhi. Everyone stays safe, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) tweeted. Fresh tremors on Sunday delayed the evacuation of the team from the earthq...

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Punjab, Hyderabad eye relief to troubled IPL campaign

Mohali, April 26 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will seek a win to provide partial relief to their troubled Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign during their face-off in a league match at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium here on Monday. Punjab's 97-run capitulation against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Chennai on Saturday condemned it to the embarrassing positi...

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Vodafone slashes call rates to quake-hit Nepal

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Vodafone India on Sunday announced it was cutting down its call rates as part of its efforts to help people reach out to their friends and families in earthquake-hit areas of Nepal. All calls to Nepal would be charged at Re.1 per minute against the regular call rate of Rs.12 per minute with immediate effect till 10 a.m. on April 28. Vodafone India, in i...

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Rain, thundershower likely to hit Nepal

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Indian meteorological officials on Sunday forecast fairly widespread rain and thundershowers over Nepal till Monday. The activity is most likely to become widespread on April 27 and 28 with a possibility of isolated heavy thunderstorm activity, particularly over eastern part of Nepal, the Indian Meteorological Department said in a statement. With simila...

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Quick response to calamities, helping neighbours priority: Parrikar

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Quick response to calamities in the neighbourhood as well as in India is high-priority for the armed forces, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Sunday as India stepped up rescue and relief operations in earthquake-hit Nepal. He said India's reaction to disasters has become quicker and is available to help its neighbours in times of crisis. Talkin...

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Another IAF plane returns with 237 passengers to Delhi

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Another Indian Air Force plane brought 237 Indians back to New Delhi from Kathmandu on Sunday afternoon, taking to 783 the total of passengers evacuated from the quake-hit Nepal since the first plane landed late Saturday night. A C-17 Globemaster III of Indian Aor Force landed at Palam at 04.45 p.m. from Kathmandu with 237 passengers on board, said defence min...

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Climbers tweet updates as avalanches continue on Everest slopes

Kathmandu, April 26 (IANS) Even as a Nepal tourism ministry official on Sunday declared a toll of 18 climbers on Mount Everest after Saturday's 7.9-magnitude earthquake, climbers in the area tweeted updates about the prevailing conditions around their respective base camps. At 12.57 p.m., Jim Davidson, a climber at 19,850.03 feet, tweeted: Just had our biggest aftershock yet here at C1 o...

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Nepal quake toll rises to over 2,300

Kathmandu, April 26 (IANS) The toll in the massive earthquake that devastated Nepal rose to over 2,300 on Sunday, the government said. Nepal's ministry of home affairs said at least 2,309 people were dead, while 5,850 were injured, according to reports received till 4 p.m. on Sunday. The worst affected districts were Kathmandu, Sindhupalchowk, Lalitpur, Gorkha and Bhaktapur. <...

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How earthquakes happen

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Most earthquakes originate from compressional or tensional stresses built up at the margins of the huge moving plates that make up the earth's surface. The immediate cause of most shallow earthquakes like in Nepal now, occuring within 70 km of the surface, is the sudden release of stress along a fault, or fracture in the earth's crust, resulting in movement of ...

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KKR, Royals IPL encounter delayed due to rain

Kolkata, April 26 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter between defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Rajasthan Royals here on Sunday has been delayed due to rain. The start of the match has been delayed due to rain. Once the rain has stopped and the covers removed from the wicket, the field of play will be inspected by the match officials to determine whether it...

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Winslet, Blanchett inspired Olsen to go naked onscreen

Los Angeles, April 26 (IANS) The Avengers: Age of Ultron actress Elizabeth Olsen says Hollywood stars Kate Winslet and Cate Blanchett inspired her to go naked in films. I remember watching 'Holy Smoke' and thinking that it was so reassuring to see a young Kate doing something that was so bold in so many ways, Olsen told Net-A-Porter's The EDIT magazine, reports eonline.com. I tho...

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