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Never been friends with any of my exes: Ileana D’Cruz

Mumbai, Aug 10 – Actress Ileana D’Cruz, who plays a married woman in an extra-marital affair in her forthcoming film Rustom, says in real life she has never been friends with any of her former beaus. She said she believes in moving on in life. I have never been friends …

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PM Modi to hold all-party meet as Kashmir ignites parliament

New Delhi, Aug 10 – Blaming Pakistan for instigating trouble in Kashmir, the government on Wednesday agreed to hold an all-party meeting over the unrest in the valley after politicians from across the spectrum sought a political solution to bring peace to the restive state. Rajya Sabha MPs asked the …

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Bangladesh: Khaleda appears in court in 12 cases, gets bail in nine

Dhaka, Aug 10 – Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chairperson and former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia on Wednesday appeared in 12 different cases filed against her in various courts in Dhaka. She was granted bail in nine cases, including a sedition case. Metropolitan Sessions Judge Kamrul Hossain Mollah granted her bail …

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40 percent Gujarat ministers face criminal cases

New Delhi, Aug 10 – Ten out of 25 ministers in Gujarat’s new cabinet have criminal charges, with half of them accused of murder, attempt to murder and robbery, according to the Gujarat Election Watch and ADR. The Gujarat Election Watch and Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) analysed the self-sworn …

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16 lakh UP government employees go on three-day strike

Lucknow, Aug 10 – Rejecting an official offer to study their demands, over 16,00,000 employees of the Uttar Pradesh government began a three-day strike on Wednesday. The strike has been called by the State Employees Joint Council and Uttar Pradesh Secondary Teachers Federation and is supported by more than 250 …

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20 newborns killed in Baghdad hospital fire

Baghdad, Aug 10 – At least 20 newborn babies were killed on Wednesday in a fire at a hospital in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, a police source said. The accident occurred when a fire broke out in the maternity wards of Yarmouk Hospital, the source told Xinhua news agency. The …

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‘American Horror Story’ teasers misdirect, say makers

Los Angeles, Aug 10 – Still looking for clues in the new teaser trailers for season six of American Horror Story? The makers say they have deliberately kept the teasers to ‘misdirect’. The new season of FX’s hit TV series American Horror Story will premiere on the channel in September, …

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Brazilian senate approves impeachment trial of Rousseff

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 10 – The Brazilian Senate has accorded the go-ahead to an impeachment trial against suspended President Dilma Rousseff. At the end of a lengthy session on Tuesday that lasted over 15 hours, senators voted 59 to 21 to approve the trial, surpassing the 41 votes needed …

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NFR to carry fuel tankers on flat wagons to Tripura

Guwahati, Aug 10 – The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) will start a Roll-On Roll-Off (RoRo) service to carry trucks loaded with fuel on flat-wagon goods train from Thursday to help Tripura tide over the fuel crisis. NFR Chief Public Relations Officer P.J. Sharma announced this on Wednesday and added that …

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