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NHRC notice over gym trainer’s shooting

New Delhi, Ju- ly 24(IANS)The NHRC has sought a report from police over the alleged shooting of a gym trainer by two police constables in Greater Noida, a statement said. NHRC notice over gym trainer’s shooting Citing media reports, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) said that the victim’s right …

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15-year-old post-grad from Lucknow accepted into Ph.D programme

Lucknow(Indilens web team): Sushma came 7th in BBAU’s Research Entrance Test in environment microbiology and the University is special arrangements to accommodate her in the programme. Sushma with her father Tej Bahadur PTI Child prodigy Sushma Verma, at 15-year-old, is India’s youngest postgraduate and is now set to purse a …

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Israel troops shoot dead Palestinian in West Bank raid

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian during an arrest raid in the occupied West Bank on Thursday, a hospital official said, with heavy clashes breaking out after the funeral. It was the second killing in 24 hours of a Palestinian during an arrest operation, and came amid weeks of low-level …

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Youtube’s android app now plays vertical videos in full screen

Youtube has released an update for android which allows it to display videos in portrait mode making it easier to watch videos shot vertically. Youtube has released an update for android which allows it to display videos in portrait mode making it easier to watch videos shot vertically. According to …

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MS Dhoni trumps Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi

Move over Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. According to a list released by the London School of Marketing, Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the ninth-most marketable sportsperson in the world. In fact, India’s most successful cricket captain also trumps Kobe Bryant, Maria Sharapova, Usian Bolt, Neymar and Andy Murray. Not surprisingly, …

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Police should salute MLCs, MLAs, says Maharashtra legislator

Mumbai(PTI): Peasants and Workers Party (PWP) MLC Jayant Patil created a flutter in the Legislative Council on Thursday by demanding that police at the entrance of the state Legislature and inside its campus should salute all the MLAs and MLCs. Raising the issue under the Point of Propriety, he said, …

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