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  Newsmakers   11 Dec 2016

Newsmakers, 11 Dec 2016

Indian-origin teens win Rs 13 mn at US science contest

Shriya and Adhya Beesam, 16 won the competition in the 17th annual Siemens Math, Science and Technology Competition

11 Dec 2016 3:25 PM

Meet Rafia Baig, the first Pakistani woman to join bomb squad

Rafia, who belongs to a highly educated family, said a blast near a sessions court seven years ago motivated her to join the force.

11 Dec 2016 3:10 PM

Is Kangana really the highest-paid actress in Bollywood?

Kangana finally responded to reports claiming that she is the highest-paid actress in the film industry.

11 Dec 2016 3:07 PM

Cop in Tamil Nadu resigns to build Jayalalithaa shrine

The head constable said Jayalalithaa was his idol since his college days and described her as his mother.

11 Dec 2016 1:38 PM

Kohli becomes first Indian captain to score 3 double tons

Virat Kohli has passed 1,000 Test runs for the year 2016 and 4,000 Test runs for his career. This is his third double century of 2016.

11 Dec 2016 11:52 AM


A $30 million splurge on Putin’s daughter’s favourite sport

Around 9,000 people actively participate in acrobatic rock‘n’roll in Russia.

11 Dec 2016 6:35 AM