July 21, 2017 2:19 am
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The decision of rejecting the proposal comes a month after the improvements committee rejected the proposal for a Metro car shed at Aarey. That proposal had called for a change of reservation of a 33-hectare plot in Aarey Colony from a no-development zone to a metro car shed depot workshop.

July 21, 2017 2:17 am
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About 20 km away in Om Nagar locality of Jhinjhak town, in a congested lane in which four of Kovind’s brothers have homes next to each other, a temporary tent had been erected and a big screen TV and music system rented, so that live updates from Delhi could be heard by the community

July 21, 2017 2:14 am
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The PIL filed by Mumbai-based NGO Shetty Women Welfare Foundation in the Bombay High Court claimed such exemption was essential to ensure that basic menstrual hygiene products are easily accessible to women across the country.

July 21, 2017 2:13 am
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In 2016, Jet Airways and Jet Lite grew by a little over 4 per cent, according to DGCA data

July 21, 2017 2:11 am
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Citing the information, RTI activist Anil Galgali wrote to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday, demanding that the firm be blacklisted and an enquiry be constituted against former SRA head Vishwas Patil.

July 21, 2017 9:59 am
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The team management will also have to decide whether to go with five batsmen or six. The latter may allow the returning Rohit Sharma a look-in.

July 21, 2017 4:49 pm
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Harmanpreet, an unabashed Virender Sehwag fan, had made an instant impact in Australia. But more importantly, she had won yet another admirer. The hard-hitting batter won acclaim on the T20 circuit by becoming the first Indian woman to be picked in the Big Bash as well as the Kia Super League in England.

July 21, 2017 10:22 pm
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As a kid, Harmanpreet would often accompany her father to the Guru Nanak Stadium right opposite their house to play cricket with the local boys. The youngster would also pursue hockey and athletics at her Government School teams.

July 21, 2017 2:04 am
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According to NSE, the stock exchange will work with Sebi on early resolution of the co-location case, which has also delayed a much-anticipated initial public offering (IPO) of the NSE that bankers had said could raise up to $1 billion.

July 21, 2017 2:03 am
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RJ Malishka Mendonsa, who is travelling, tweeted: “6 songs composed and ready in my head and they are NOT about New York. I’m a rapper now. Also a breeder apparently and back soon”.

July 21, 2017 9:55 am
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The benefits of playing in the subcontinent weren’t merely geographic. At Chennai, weather conditions were relatively similar to what is experienced at Melbourne, and the surface of the courts at the SDAT Tennis Stadium were designed according to Australian standards.

July 21, 2017 9:52 am
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Even before the draw took place earlier this month, India’s preparations for the tournament were being closely monitored. In Thursday’s interaction, you could sense the equal measure of optimism and scepticism that the team is facing ahead of the tournament, that begins on October 6.

July 21, 2017 2:03 am
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Police have learnt that an 11-year-old friend of the victim died the same day in the locality. They are probing if there is any link in the two incidents, though the 11-year-old’s father claimed he died due to dehydration.

July 21, 2017 1:46 am

Should the Wipro buyback be successful, India would have completed close to Rs 40,000 crore buybacks in 2017. This would be the highest amount ever raised via buybacks. In 2016, buybacks worth Rs 27,000 crore were completed.

July 21, 2017 1:43 am
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Inmate Mariam Shaikh, in her original complaint, had alleged that she saw jail staff inserting lathis into the private part of the deceased. The autopsy report, however, later stated that there were no injuries to the private parts.

July 21, 2017 3:22 pm
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The Committee of Administrators (CoA) had tasked the Deloitte to make recommendations and create an “operating manual” for the BCCI — a draft handbook on core principles and policies for administration of the cricket board. The BCCI, meanwhile, has effectively discarded Kumble’s recommendation.

July 21, 2017 1:41 am

Brooks Koepka isn’t willing to share details of his trip to Las Vegas right after he won the U.S. Open, which is probably just as well. The sly grin that accompanied his short description _ “I had fun. I had a few friends out. We had a good time.” _ was in step with the […]

July 21, 2017 1:41 am

Rs 1,087-cr gain from divestment of stake in Gulf Africa Petroleum Corporation

July 21, 2017 1:35 am
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Reports in European media have said Paris Saint-Germain wants to buy Neymar, who combined with Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez to form an attack that led Barcelona to the Champions League title in 2015 and a pair of Spanish league championships.

July 21, 2017 1:43 am
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Actor Plabita Borthakur, one of the leads in Alankrita Srivastava’s Lipstick Under My Burkha, on playing a college student who bends the rules, and coming into her own in her second film.

July 21, 2017 1:29 am

Yadav played one Test and 19 ODIs between 1992 and 1993. He had a match-winning cameo in his debut series against South Africa. He has scored 3988 runs at First class level and was an integral part of the Haryana and North Zone sides.

July 21, 2017 1:25 am

GST on aids, appliances for disabled points to government’s misplaced priorities

July 21, 2017 1:18 am
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Can Mayawati can script a new ideology and strategy to bring Dalits back from the Hindutva to the Ambedkarite fold, rebuild her social base by uniting Dalits and regain her position as a formidable Dalit leader prior to the 2019 elections?

July 21, 2017 2:01 am
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Actor Akshay Oberoi, remembered for his cameos in Piku and Fitoor, will be seen in a lead role in the upcoming crime thriller, Gurgaon.

July 21, 2017 1:11 am
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In the wake of the new violence, the targeted killings bill must be revived and owned by all

July 21, 2017 1:00 am

OJ Simpson, acquitted in a sensational double-murder trial that gripped America two decades ago, appeared before board members by live video feed from Lovelock Correctional Center, about 100 miles (161 km) from the parole board’s office in Carson City.

July 21, 2017 10:42 pm
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“A group of coaches came to me and said if I sack someone like this ‘sab coaches ka naam kharaab ho jaega’. There was a lot of resistance, and even the NIS Patiala office was delaying issuing his suspension orders,” said Adille Sumariwala.

July 21, 2017 2:01 am
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Ahead of SH Raza’s first death anniversary on July 23, we ask his close associates to recall the relationship they shared with the veteran artist.

July 21, 2017 12:42 am
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The ruling Congress’s citadel in Meghalaya, a state in which it enjoys a considerable electoral and political presence, is crumbling with the spate of resignations, both from the organisational and legislative wings of the party in the last few days

July 21, 2017 12:39 am
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Harmanpreet Kaur blazed to 171 off 115 balls and helped India post a target of 282 to win off 42 overs. Australia looked like they had surrendered the chase for a crushing defeat but Alex Blackwell scored defiant 90 to scare the Indians. She was eventually dismissed.

July 21, 2017 3:06 am
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India beat Australia by 36 runs to enter the final of ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 in which they face England on Sunday. India posted 281 for 4 from 42 overs after Harmanpreet Kaur’s 171 and then bowled out Australia for 245 to enter final.

July 21, 2017 2:47 am
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Chester Bennington’s body was discovered on Thursday around 9 am. He allegedly hung himself at his private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in LA County. The singer’s death is being investigated as an apparent suicide but there are no details available so far.

July 21, 2017 12:30 am
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Why Karnataka alone? Flags for everyone would lend welcome colour to the national landscape

July 21, 2017 3:43 am
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There is one way to curb the gendered distribution of childcare management: Gender-neutral family leave. From the first month of a couple’s life as new parents, when the father goes back to work (usually within a few days), and the mother stays home for months, the cleavage between their roles begins.

July 21, 2017 12:13 am

The blockade that crippled life in Tripura since July 10 is over. But the state needs a lasting solution to its ethnic problem

July 21, 2017 12:12 am
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When balance between institutions is being reset, a nation looks to him for stability, continuity — and a moral presence