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Video: Akshay Kumar salutes 'Bharat Ke Veer' on 'Kargil Vijay Diwas'; watch

He ended his post with a hashtag - #BharatKeVeer, a trust formed by the Ministry of Home Affairs.

26 Jul 2019 11:25 AM

Women urged not to put ice lollies into their vaginas to cool off amidst heatwave

A lot of advice on dealing with the heatwave is doing the rounds on the internet, but one tip in particular is to be steered clear from.

25 Jul 2019 7:00 PM

Rapper A$AP Rocky has been charged with assault over a fight in Sweden

The case has drawn the attention of fellow recording artists and US President Donald Trump.

25 Jul 2019 6:18 PM

Records tumble in Belgium, Germany, Netherlands: Europe heatwave

Belgium registered an all-time high of 39.9 degrees Celsius at the Kleine-Brogel military base, beating a record dating back to June 1947.

25 Jul 2019 4:42 PM

Flying Frenchman falls in sea attempting 'flyboard' channel crossing

Zapata, a former jet-skiing champion, aimed to soar above the Channel 'like a bird' in the crossing from northern France to southern Eng.

25 Jul 2019 2:14 PM

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Flying Frenchman attempts pioneering Channel 'flyboard' crossing

In a tribute to past aviation heroes, the 40-year-old has picked the day that marks 110 years since pioneer Louis Bleriot.

25 Jul 2019 2:12 PM

Uttarakhand: Nagar panchayat in Nandprayag installs sanitary pad vending machine

Sanitary napkins can be dispensed from the vending machine by paying a nominal amount of Re 1 per pad.

25 Jul 2019 1:48 PM

SRK's son Aryan Khan dances with mystery girl is new trending topic on internet; see

Aryan Khan's cosy dance pictures with a mystery girl have gone viral on the internet.

25 Jul 2019 1:42 PM

Infosys founder Narayana Murthy's son-in-law in Boris Johnson's cabinet

As the face of hard Brexit in the ruling Conservative Party, Johnson has pledged to get Britain out of the EU within deadline of October 31.

25 Jul 2019 10:53 AM

Sajid Javid becomes first Pakistan-origin UK Finance Minister

During an almost 20 year career in banking he also oversaw trading in debt instruments blamed for causing the global financial crisis.

25 Jul 2019 9:15 AM

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Priti Patel appointed Britain's first Indian-origin Home Secretary

'It is important that the Cabinet should represent modern Britain as well as a modern Conservative Party,' she said.

25 Jul 2019 8:53 AM

Chhatisgarh's Garbage cafe to provide free food in exchange of trash

But locals are of the view that the city would become cleaner after the initiative is in place.

24 Jul 2019 6:09 PM

Meet Shaheen Parvez, the unconventional devotee of Lord Hanuman

The devotee feels when it comes to religion, humanity is greater than community.

24 Jul 2019 4:31 PM

Election of gay lawmaker in Japan spurs hopes for same-sex marriage

Japan’s laws on LGBT+ issues are relatively liberal compared with many Asian countries, with homosexual sex legal since 1880.

24 Jul 2019 4:19 PM

Watch: 5-star hotel shocks Rahul Bose with bill amount of Rs 442.50 for two bananas!

The actor ordered room service for two bananas, but when the bill arrived, he was in for utter disbelief.

24 Jul 2019 3:17 PM

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Sacked in 2017, Priti Patel may be among top 4 in Boris Johnson’s diverse UK cabinet

May will leave Downing Street later on Wednesday to hand in her resignation to Queen Elizabeth, who will formally appoint Johnson.

24 Jul 2019 11:55 AM

Video: Shah Rukh Khan chills with family on yacht in Maldives; watch

Shah Rukh managed to take out some time to enjoy with his family and share the moment with his fans.

22 Jul 2019 4:06 PM

Chandrayaan 2: 'Rocket Women' lead India's second lunar mission

Chandrayaan-2 project is led by Muthyya Vanitha as project director and Ritu Karidhal as mission director.

22 Jul 2019 2:18 PM

Meet Chandrakanta, from Bengal farmer's son to key member of Chandrayaan-2

Chandrakanta has designed the antenna systems for the Indian satellites and ground stations.

22 Jul 2019 2:15 PM

16 killed in separate mishaps on Mumbai local rail, highest in single day ever

The suburban railway network, which ferries 80 lakh commuters every day, reports 8 to 9 passenger deaths daily in various mishaps.

19 Jul 2019 2:17 PM

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