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US President Barack Obama. (Photo: AP)

North Korea tells Barack Obama to get packing

Barack Obama last week blacklist leader Kim Jong-Un's sister over human rights abuses.

Police guard the entrance of the Blue Parrot nightclub in Playa del Carmen. (Photo: AP)

Five dead in shooting at Mexico music festival

According to the state's governor the gunfire stemmed from a personal conflict between two individuals.

US president elect Donald Trump.

Saudi Arabia 'optimistic' about Trump's rule: Foreign Minister

Saudi said that Washington and Riyadh shared the same objectives on Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Libya, terrorism and energy issues.

Business

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 Globally, gold rose 0.34 per cent to USD 1,206.70 an ounce in Singapore.

Gold up 0.27 per cent on positive global cues

Gold is trading at Rs 28,605 per 10 grams in futures trade.

Bombay Stock Exchange

Sensex up 72 points; Nifty above 8,400 mark

NSE index Nifty too climbed 18.50 points, or 0.22 per cent, to 8,431.30.

 Multiple factories will get part of the money, but GM does not plan to state where the new jobs will go, according to the person.

General Motors to announce $1billion investment

The investment is part of the normal process of equipping factories to build new models, and it's been planned for months.

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Sridharan Sriram, who played eight ODIs for India between March 2000 to December 2004, had assisted the Australian team on the Sri Lanka tour as well as the World Twenty20 in India last year. (Photo: Delhi Daredevils)

Australia hire Sridharan Sriram as spin consultant for India tour

40-year-old Sridharan said he is excited for the 4-Test series, beginning February 23 in Pune.

Saina Nehwal

After PBL run, Nehwal sets sights on Malaysia Masters

Saina endured a difficult season last year as she recovered from a foot injury to win the Australian Open.

Nasser Hussain

Virat Kohli is Ronaldo of cricket: Hussain

Hussain is not the only former England captain to heap praise on Kohli.

Life

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Researchers tested the traditional Chinese needle-piercing remedy in a trial involving nearly 150 babies (Photo: AFP)

Controversial study finds acupuncture cures baby colic

It was criticised by others in the medical field, with one calling the study methodology "appalling".

A chemical found in chocolate, theobromine, was also found to have an anti-inflammatory effect (Photo: AFP)

Tea, coffee can actually give you a long life

Caffeine, the ingredient that gives coffee, tea and some fizzy drinks a lift blocks chemicals in our blood that promote inflammation.

Artwork inspired by the Himachali tribes

Living and painting with the tribes of India

Artist Anuradha Thakur’s art show — Innate Folklore — will transport you to some of the most interior parts of India.

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Delhi police arrested a road rage accused, who was identified based on the navy blue jacket he was wearing when he attacked a man. (Photo: AFP/Representational)

Road rage accused's jacket leads to his arrest

He and his accomplice who were then arrested on charges of attacking a man in Shahdara area in Delhi.

Two teenagers were killed by a speeding train while they were doing stunts and posing for selfies near a railway track in Delhi. (Photo: PTI/Representational)

2 teens killed trying to film stunt on Delhi rail tracks

The group had rented a DSLR camera to shoot their stunts that was to be uploaded on social media.

An elderly couple was killed when the wall of a 100-year-old building collapsed early this morning in Delhi’s Chandni Mahal area. (Photo: PTI/Representational)

Elderly couple killed in wall collapse in Delhi

Others who were present in the building escaped unhurt, but the couple was killed in the wall collapse, police said.

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