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Sunday, Aug 12

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India in dire straits in second innings

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On the opening day of the second Test, the Indian batting was exposed ruthlessly by the English bowlers in rainy weather. Now they will be hoping the same rain comes to their rescue after being pushed down the abyss again by the…

Monday, Jul 30

13

Human trafficking: SWR rescues 1100 kids in one year

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South Western Railways (SWR) rescued more than 1,100 children from human traffickers over the last 12 months in its operation 'Nanhe Pharishte' (innocent angels). Railway officials surmised that there is usually a peak in child trafficking…

Sunday, Jul 29

20

ePahani system a big hit, RTC is now just a click away

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When the ePahani or online RTC (Record of Rights, Tenancy and Crops) system was launched early this year, it was feared that people in rural areas, especially farmers, may not benefit much from the system. Almost six months down the line,…

Tuesday, Jul 24

16

X-ray finds first evidence of a star devouring a planet

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For nearly a century, astronomers have puzzled over the curious variability of young stars residing in the Taurus-Auriga constellation some 450 light years from Earth. One star, in particular, has drawn astronomers' attention. Now,…

Thursday, Jul 19

14

United's 'very bad' pre-season worries Mourinho

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is worried by the absence of key players from the club's pre-season training camp in the United States, saying that the situation was "very bad" ahead of the Premier League campaign. United are…

Wednesday, Jul 18

10

VLSI/ESDM incubation centre opened

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Hubballi got a unique facility when the VLSI/ESDM incubation centre to promote startups in this sector was opened at the KLE Tech Park at KLE Technological University (KLETU) here on Tuesday. Karnataka Biotechnology & Information…

Tuesday, Jul 17

22

Root, Morgan guide England to 8-wkt win; win series 2-1

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England scripted a remarkable turnaround in the limited over series against India by clinching the three-match ODI rubber 2-1 after cantering to a facile eight-win in the series-deciding final ODI here today. Joe Root (100) hit a second…

Sunday, Jul 15

20

Bannanje Sanjeev Suvarna honoured with Kalaranga award

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Veteran scholar Bannanje Govindacharya said attempts are made to turn Yakshagana extinct as the recent plays use modern artistic movements that are totally different from the traditional. He was speaking at the felicitation programme to…

Saturday, Jul 14

21

No basic facilities for villagers in Nemmar

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Even after seventy years of independence, the villagers under Nemmar Gram Panchayat limits in Sringeri, have not been able to get basic amenities. People of Kumbragodu, Koogodu, Balekadi, Kyakarike, Kesagodu, Adikesu, Hemmige, Meenagaradi…

14

Battle of will set to unfold

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Croatia will hope that their fierce desperation to accomplish the greatest sporting achievement in the nation's short life will enable them to lift their battered bodies for one, last assault on France in Sunday's World Cup final. Equally…

Wednesday, Jul 11

19

Life term for surviving member of neo-Nazi murder cell

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The only surviving member of a German neo-Nazi cell behind a shocking series of racist murders was on Wednesday sentenced to life in prison, capping one of the longest and politically charged trials of the post-war period. Beate Zschaepe,…

Sunday, Jul 8

11

Car vibrations make drivers sleepy: Study

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Natural vibrations of cars make people sleepier, affecting concentration and alertness levels just 15 minutes after drivers get behind the wheel, a study has found. With about 20 per cent of fatal road crashes involving driver fatigue,…

Friday, Jul 6

13

Three including a minor held for boy's murder

Kalaburagi police have arrested three youth, including a minor, for the murder of a 10-year-old boy in Afzalpur recently, according to Superintendent of Police N Shashikumar. Addressing a press conference here, on Friday, the SP said that…

Wednesday, Jul 4

14

Kuldeep is very lethal, says Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli believes "lethal" left-arm wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav will have a pivotal role to play during the rest of his side's tour of England. Kuldeep produced a man-of-the-match display as he finished with 5-24 in India…

Tuesday, Jul 3

18

Facebook bug unblocks unwanted connections for a bit

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Facebook said it is notifying more than 800,000 users that a software bug temporarily unblocked people at the social network and its Messenger service. The glitch active between May 29 and June 5 has been fixed, according to Facebook,…

09

Japan stunned by manner of defeat, admits coach Nishino

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Japan coach Akira Nishino admitted his desperate disappointment after seeing the Blue Samurai bow out of the World Cup in an agonising 3-2 defeat against Belgium on Monday in the last 16. "I feel it was a tragedy, but I have to accept the…

Monday, Jul 2

16

'Gautam Gambhir will take all key cricketing decisions'

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Cornered during the 17-month regime of Court-appointed administrator Justice Vikramajit Sen, senior opener Gautam Gambhir will be back as "government nominee" in DDCA, informed newly elected secretary Vinod Tihara. The two-time world…

13

'Not end of world for Murray,' says Federer

Roger Federer believes Andy Murray made the right decision to withdraw from Wimbledon, insisting it's "not the end of the world" for the two-time winner. Murray, 31, pulled out on Sunday, less than 24 hours before the start of the…

12

Teen poverty to NBA stardom,LeBron lives Hollywood tale

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LeBron James has already beaten the odds just by rising from the poor son of a single teenage mother to become one of the world's highest-paid sports superstars. Now the three-time NBA champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist, ranked by…

06

Suicide bomber targets Sikhs, Hindus in Afghan; 19 dead

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A suicide bomber targeted a convoy of Sikhs and Hindus on their way to meet Afghanistan's president in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Sunday, killing at least 19 people. Inamullah Miakhail, spokesman for the provincial hospital in…

Sunday, Jul 1

19

Rajapaksa denies allegations of Chinese funding

Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa today dismissed a media report that claimed China had funded his unsuccessful 2015 presidential re-run. "No contribution was made by China to my 2015 presidential election campaign," Rajapaksa…

Saturday, Jun 30

12

High time Ranbir gets married, says Rishi Kapoor

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Ranbir Kapoor may be enjoying the blockbuster opening of his film "Sanju", but his father Rishi Kapoor now wants him to get married. The 65-year-old veteran actor today said it is "high time" that Ranbir and his best friend Ayan Mukerji…

06

Police called Maryland suspect no threat in 2013

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The man accused of killing five people at a Maryland newspaper was investigated five years ago for a barrage of menacing tweets against staff members, but a detective concluded he was no threat, and the paper didn't want to press charges…

Thursday, Jun 28

21

BSY aide meets Deve Gowda

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Bharatiya Janata Party MLC Lahar Singh Siroya, a close aide of party's state president B S Yeddyurappa, on Thursday met former prime minister and JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda here. Though both of them were closetted for more than an hour,…

What makes the Indian IT industry resilient

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The resilience of the Indian information technology (IT) industry is truly amazing. In January 2017, immediately after the introduction of the H-1B Bill in the US House of Representatives, five top Indian IT companies lost over $5 billion…

14

Costa Rica fail to recreate 2014 magic

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With a population of around 5 million and no major football history, Costa Rica stunned fans at Brazil's 2014 World Cup by felling heavyweights Uruguay and Italy to reach the quarterfinals. The magic did not carry over from Latin America…

10

'Brother, now you're Mexican!'

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Hundreds of Mexican soccer fans partied outside the South Korean embassy in Mexico City on Wednesday to thank the Asian country for its victory over Germany, which guaranteed the national team a spot in the knock-out stages of the World…

07

Jared Leto to star in Sony Spider-Man Title 'Morbius'

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Actor Jared Leto has signed on to star in "Morbius", a spin-off centering on Spider-Man's nemesis Morbius: The Living Vampire. Daniel Espinosa, who has films such as "Safe House" and "Life" to his credit, will direct the project for Sony,…

Wednesday, Jun 27

21

PM's conduct against federal spirit

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The repeated refusal of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to meet Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and delegations led by him is wrong and improper and would amount to a dereliction of the responsibilities that go with his office. The…

20

Will speak to ex-CM, says Kharge

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With the surfacing of a video clip in which former chief minister Siddaramaiah is expressing doubt on the Congress-JD(S) coalition government completing a full five-year term, senior Congress leader Mallikarjuna Kharge said on Wednesday…