Monday, Jun 26, 2017 | Last Update : 12:17 PM IST

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Miss India 2017 Manushi Chhillar (Photo: Twitter)

Manushi Chhillar declared Miss India 2017

Finale held at Yash Raj Studio sees Miss Haryana win coveted title

After a spate of hits and misses, and some eminently forgettable films in recent years, SRK is now busy promoting the new project, starring Anushka Sharma. (Photo: Deccan Chronicle)

Thanks for bearing me: Shah Rukh Khan on turning 25 in Bollywood

The 51-year-old actor, whose fans are all ready for his new venture earned USD 38 million in the year 2016-17, according to Forbes.

Former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi (Photo: PTI/File)

Jairam Ramesh chronicles Indira Gandhi rejecting minister's flight purchase proposal

The Cong leader said that Gandhi used her political authority to save sensitive areas like the NE from destruction.

World

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Pakistan Army soldiers stand guard while rescue workers examine the site of an oil tanker explosion at a highway near Bahawalpur, in Pakistan. (Photo: AP)

151 killed, 140 hurt in Pakistan oil tanker fire

Nawaz Sharif, who was in London to celebrate Id along with his family members, cut short his visit and left for Pakistan.

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing at the United States Community Reception in Washington DC. (Photo: AP)

Surgical strikes prove India can defend itself, says Modi

India conducted surgical strikes on terror pads across the LoC on September 29 last year after the Uri attack.

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi in a round table meeting with the US Business Leaders at Washington DC. (Photo: AP)

Modi invites US CEOs to invest in India, says GST a game changer

The CEOs also expressed support for 'Make in India', 'Digital India', 'Start Up India' and other flagship initiatives of the government.

Business

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 These investments will give India 15.18 million tonnes of oil equivalent. (Representational Image)

HPCL joins talks to buy stake in Russian oil fields

The investments have taken the total outlay in Russia this year to USD 5.46 billion.

All eyes are on the implementation of GST from the midnight of June 30, so that it should be effective as per the deadline set by the GST Council.

Markets keenly await roll out of GST

Closing divergently, the Sensex ended 81 points higher at 31,138 and the Nifty closed 13 points lower at 9,575.

Gas output is slated to peak at 16.56 million standard cubic metres per day by 2021-end.

ONGC turns to GSPC's undersea infra for KG gas output

ONGC has finalised a USD 5.07 billion plan for developing the Cluster-II finds by 2019-20.

Sports

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India's captain Virat Kohli, right, and Ajinka Rahane build up their partnership during the second ODI cricket match against West Indies. (Photo: AP)

In-form Ajinkya Rahane provides balance to the ODI side, believes Virat Kohli

The India skipper said that he has been part of ODI set up for long and his presence gives side the leverage of adding an extra bowler.

India's Ajinkya Rahane celebrates after scoring a century against West Indies during a second ODI cricket match at Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. (Photo: AP)

IND vs WI: Rahane, Kuldeep star in 105-run win

Rahane eventually reached three figures with a boundary off Miguel Cummins.

Mithali Raj

Totals of over 250 good for women’s cricket: Mithali Raj

India captain Mithali Raj feels posting totals in excess of 250 is good for overall development of women’s cricket.

Science

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 The Falcon 9 rocket blasted off through low-lying fog at 1:25 p.m. PDT from Vandenberg Air Force Base northwest of Los Angeles.

SpaceX launched 10 communication satellites from California Air Base

A SpaceX rocket carried 10 communications satellites into orbit from California on Sunday.

The mysterious mass has given away its presence only by controlling the orbital planes of a population of space rocks known as Kuiper Belt objects (KBOs) in the icy outskirts of the solar system.

Mysterious 'Planet 10' may be lurking at edge of solar system

This object would be different from, and much closer than, the Planet Nine - whose existence yet awaits confirmation.

Magnetic tug nears derelict satellite (Image: ESA)

Can magnetic space tug clean up space junk?

To combat space debris, interest is growing in plucking entire satellites from space.

Life

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Sholom Ber Solomon and his daughter Zoe (Photo: Facebook)

Father-daughter duo post adorable pictures online

36-year-old who has posted the pictures on social media wants to continue till daughter allows

Commitment phobes tend to be afraid of being hurt because of their experience of past relationships (Photo: Pixabay)

Find out if your partner is commitment phobic

Here is a list of traits by relationship expert to help prevent you from getting hurt.

Paracetamol actually damages the development of male behaviours (Photo: Pixabay)

Study says too much paracetamol bad for unborn males

According to study the tablets hinder growth of male hormones in fetus

Relationship

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Puppy pictures could be the key to a happy marriage says study (Photo: Pixabay)

Puppy pictures for happy marriage!

Study shows pictures of puppies could be the key to a happy relationship

A still from the movie Valentine’s Day.

There’s a Day for it

As the calendar extends, there seems to be a Day to mark just about anything.

Amal Sehrawat

My mother and son are very special, says Amal Sehrawat

During my teenage years, my mother became my best friend and I never felt the need to look for any other best friend.

Metros

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The two main accused met the chief minister on Saturday.

While police search for Kalyan rioters they meet Fadnavis

The police had resorted to pellet-firing and baton charge.

Kritika Chaudhary

Police question ex-husband in murder case

The police is likely to investigate Dwivedi’s role in Chaudhary’s murder.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal (Photo: PTI)

AAP changes track: No direct attack on PM Modi

Party to instead target BJP as a whole Ashutosh denies change in strategy.

Horoscope

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