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India Creates History as Mangalyaan Enters Mars Orbit

As Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully placed its Mangalyaan in Martian Orbit on its initial attempt, India has created history on September 24, Wednesday. With the spacecraft entered the red planet’s orbit, India turned to be the first Asian country to reach Mars and the first in the world to enter Martian orbit in its first attempt. Though European, ...

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Charlie Sheen’s Return to ‘Two and a Half Men’ a Hoax

Latest rumor that Charlie Sheen would return to “Two and a Half Men” soon was ruled out by producers who said they were not in talks nor considering the return of the actor ever again, Hollywood Reporter said quoting Nina Tassler, CBS Entertainment Chairman. TV Guide has recently reported that Sheen himself said that his manager and Warner Bros. Television ...

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White tiger kills School Boy in Zoo, Was it Accident?

In a bizarre incident, a Delhi school boy who went to zoo with his friends found himself inside the enclosure of a white tiger but before he could realise his faux pas, it was there just inches away staring at him for his unlawful intrusion. Soon, the white tiger caught the fear-stuck boy by his neck which was dangerous enough ...

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UGC Seeks Dropping of 8 More from ‘Deemed University Status’; SC to Hear Plea Tomorrow

The UGC has recommended removal of the deemed university status for 8 more universities due to poor academic output and not worthy of the status conferred upon them. Four of them are from Tamil Nadu, two in rajasthan, one in UP and another in Haryana. They are Bharat University, Chennai; PRIST University, Thanjavur; Vinayak Missions University, Salem; Academy of Maritime ...

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Shiv Sena to give 130 Seats to BJP in Maharashtra

The tussle of seat-sharing for the Maharashtra assembly elections between Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena has come to an end as Shiv Sena agreed to give 130 seats to BJP on Tuesday. The new proposal of BJP, offering to contest in 130 seats, which is five seats less from the initial demand (135), in the 288-member Maharashtra assembly seem ...

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Chinese President asks People’s Liberation Army to be Ready for a Regiona War

After returning from India, Chinese president Xi Jinping demanded People’s Liberation Army (PLA) troops to "improve their combat readiness and sharpen their ability to win a regional war in the age of information technology.” According to reports, Jinping, who is also the Chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC) and the General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) ...

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India’s Mars Orbiter ‘Mangalyaan’ to enter Red Planet on Sept 24

The Indian Space Research Organisation test fired the main liquid engine of India’s Mars Orbiter Mission successfully, which will enter the red planet’s atmosphere on September 24. The crucial test has been cleared by the Mars Orbiter Mission on Monday, which was in a sleep mode for 10 months. ISRO tweeted after igniting the engine, "Mars Orbiter engine test firing ...

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‘Aagadu’ Box Office Collection Crosses Rs.25 crore in 3 days, Behind Attarintiki Daredi BO

Mahesh Babu-starrer ‘Aagadu’ released in India on Friday, Sept. 19 and premiered in the US on Thursday was able to collect Rs.30 crore in its first weekend though falling behind the the three-day collection record of Rs.33 crore set by Pawan Kalyan’s ‘Attarintiki Daredi’ last year. Released in more than 2,000 theatres in India and 250 screens abroad, the film ...

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Maharashtra Polls: Shiv Sena to go Solo as Talks with BJP Fail

As alliance talks with shiv Sena almost reached a no-return stage, BJP has decided to go it alone and contest all 288 seats in Maharashtra assembly elections, said sources while Uddhav’s 151-119 formula take-or-leave angered the Delhi leadership of the national ruling party. Earlier, Shiv Sena said on Sunday that it will contest all 288 seats in the state alone ...

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Delhi Brothers Win Rs. 7 Crore on Amitabh Bachchan-Hosted KBC 8

The mind-boggling amount of Rs. 7 crore in Amitabh Bachchan-hosted Kaun banega Crorepati 8 season has gone for the first time to two brothers from Delhi Achin and Sarthak Narula after answering all the 14 questions, using all the four lifelines. The host, Amitabh Bachchan, praised the brothers saying, “There was a mission in the manner in which they approached ...

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Priyanka Chopra, Second to Deepika on Twitter Among Bollywood Actresses

Among the Bollywood actresses, it is Priyanka Chopra who stands out on Twitter platform with 7,017571 followers, inching towards the top Bollywood Badshahs like Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan with 10 and 9 million respectively. Priyanka is, however, behind Deepika Padukone who is going ahead with 7,304,183 followers and hit more with her recent stand against the Times of India’s ...

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Green Alien Eggs Spotted on Sydney Beach Could be Algae Seaweed Hairballs?

Morning Bay Watchers at the Sydney Beach were stunned to find round green algae-like eggs spread over in thousands ashore and some sufers say they are alien eggs left behind by Unidentified Flying Objects of UFOs. Found in Dee Why, on Sydney’s North Shore, the overnight appearance of the alien eggs are brushed aside as mere sponge-like seaweed that forms ...

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White House Worst Nightmare? Fence-Jumping Intruder with Knife Held, Security Overhaul Ordered

In a bizarre incident entirely unorthodox in nature, a man with a knife jumped the fence of the US Presidential palace the White House and intruded into one of the world’s most secured place before being apprehended and taken into custody, pending investigation but shaking the confidence of the nation and its president. President Barack Obama, however, reiterated his confidence ...

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‘Modi too shrewd to be derailed by nationalist symbolism,’ says Fareed Zakaria

Indian-American journalist Fareed Zakaria, who interviewed Indian Prime Minister last week, has suggested that Modi is “far too shrewd” to be distracted by nationalist symbolism which would derail his growth agenda and embroil him in unwanted controversies. According to reports, Zakaria is said to be wondered in an opinion piece in the Washington Post if the problem with the new ...

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‘Game of Thrones’ Spoilers: Arya’s New Costume Revealed

Images of Arya Stark wearing her new dress on the sets of “Game of Thrones” Season 5 were leaked online by watchersonthewall.com, showing other characters Mace Tyrell, Tycho Nestoris and Meryn Trant on the sets of the show taken reportedly from Sibenik, Croatia. [Spoiler Alert] Arya Stark, who was known in shabby dresses in the previous seasons of “Game of ...

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Mandolin Srinivas Dies Aged 45 as Post-Liver Transplant Complications Turn Fatal

Classic Indian music maestro Mandolin Srinivas (Uppalapu Srinivas) died at at a very young age of 45, stunning the entire music world. He died of complications post-liver transplantation in Chennai Apollo Hospital on Friday morning. Born into a Telugu Brahmin family in 1969 in Palakol, Andhra Pradesh, Srinivas came to stage performances as a child prodigy with his hands adept ...

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