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Mohana Singh becomes first woman fighter pilot to fly Hawk jet

She achieved the feat at the Kalaikunda Air Force Station in West Bengal on Thursday, it said.

01 Jun 2019 11:45 AM

Delhi University to provide full scholarships to students whose parents are no more

This year, the varsity will be effecting a 10 per cent increase in seats for EWS and there will be a rise of close to 6,000 seats.

30 May 2019 2:39 PM

Justin Bieber breaks road safety rules while driving; find out what happened next

Beverly Hills Police caught Justin driving without a front license plate and with dark tinted windows.

29 May 2019 4:11 PM

Odisha-based miniature artist carves World Cup trophy on pencil tip

Rao, who hails from Jatni village, also used the opportunity to extend good wishes to the Indian team.

28 May 2019 4:55 PM

Saumitra Khan only Muslim from BJP, representation of community rises to 27 in LS

In 1980, 49 Muslim members were elected to Lok Sabha, which was the highest number of the community represented in the Parliament.

27 May 2019 5:04 PM

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Hyderabadi man sets world record for serving food to over 1,000 people in single day

Kumar achieved the target on Sunday after he served food to more than 1,000 people at three different places.

27 May 2019 11:23 AM

Indian Army officer appointed as commander of UN Misson

Lt. Gen. Tinaikar previously served as the Additional Director General of Military Operations at the Army Headquarters.

25 May 2019 9:12 PM

Nepali girl, 18, dances her way into Guinness book

This Nepali teenager surpassed the record achieved by a 37-year-old Kerala woman.

24 May 2019 2:54 PM

Disha Patani opens up about her character and preparations for 'Bharat'

The fans are eagerly waiting to see Disha and Salman Khan romancing on-screen.

24 May 2019 11:40 AM

The rise and rise of Amit Shah: How a worker became most successful BJP president

Indeed, as the captain of the winning team, Shah deserves credit for turning the party into an election-winning machine.

23 May 2019 8:09 PM

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2019 Lok Sabha election results: 'Leading by how many votes', asks Sunny Leone

The joke was not lost on Leone, who joined the meme-fest with her own tongue-in-cheek remark.

23 May 2019 2:38 PM

'Prefer native food than fast food,' says Vice President

The Vice President was speaking at a function to celebrate the International Day for Biological Diversity.

22 May 2019 7:38 PM

2 Indian businessmen first to get a 10-year-visa of UAE

The new initiative will attract greater foreign investment and stimulate the local economy.

22 May 2019 4:19 PM

'Super Sherpa' passionately gives back to his village and community

Apu Sherpa’s main aim is to ensure children from his community in the future don't have to take up climbing due to lack of education.

22 May 2019 2:54 PM

Indian-origin Dave Sharma wins Wentworthin seat in Australian federal election

Sharma was a former Australian ambassador to Israel and had claimed the seat of former Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull.

22 May 2019 12:34 PM

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She will be an outstanding secretary!: Trump appoints head of US Air Force

Barbara Barrett, served as US ambassador to Finland from 2008 to 2009 under the George W. Bush administration.

22 May 2019 11:13 AM

Meet 8-yr-old boy from Chennai who can read and write over 106 languages

With the help of the internet, especially YouTube, Niall Thoguluva learned a plethora of languages.

21 May 2019 11:29 AM

US billionaire surprises 400 college students on graduation

Robert F Smith, with a fortune estimated at USD 4.4 billion, told the class that he will pay off the entirety of their student debt.

20 May 2019 9:42 AM

Julianne Moore praises #MeToo for starting 'important' conversation

The actor said for years women were expected to tolerate unwelcome advances that were deemed 'friendly' by social norms.

19 May 2019 3:08 PM

Nobody could have played Bharat better than Salman Khan: Bhushan Kumar

Testimony of the same is the adorable tweet that Bhushan Kumar posted yesterday.

18 May 2019 12:53 PM

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