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J&K: Irmim Shamim becomes first woman to clear MBBS AIIMS exam

Shamim, who hails from Dhanore village in the bordering district, worked hard beating all adversaries to make it to the premier institute.

26 Aug 2019 10:40 AM

Indian Army officer completes 1200 km long Paris-Brest-Paris circuit

Over 31,125 riders have managed to complete Paris-Brest-Paris Randonneur ever since the event started in 1931.

25 Aug 2019 4:35 PM

Aligarh's 750-year-old dargah remains a symbol of communal peace, fraternity

People cutting across their religious lines come to attend the 'urs' of great saint every year.

24 Aug 2019 5:52 PM

Titanic wreck is being consumed by metal-eating bacteria in deep Ocean

The luxury ship sank in the year 1912 after hitting an iceberg, leading to the deaths of 1,517 of the 2,223 people on board.

23 Aug 2019 3:13 PM

Unfearful of danger, Chhattisgarh officer saves elderly man stuck in swamp

According to locals, the inspector jumped in the quicksand, and with the help of others, rescue the old man.

22 Aug 2019 1:55 PM

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Rajasthan CM Gehlot to provide 70 litres free water everyday to 13 desert districts

The state government had previously approved to provide 40 litres of free water to all individuals in rural areas of the state.

22 Aug 2019 1:51 PM

The Zoya Factor motion poster: The lucky charm of India, Zoya Solanki is here

The film is being directed by Abhishek Sharma, and it is releasing on 20th September 2019.

22 Aug 2019 1:19 PM

New Zealand Speaker feeds lawmaker's baby in Parliament

In September last year, New Zealand's PM Jacinda Ardern made history by bringing her baby along to her debut speech at the UN in New York.

22 Aug 2019 10:29 AM

Ladakh MP discusses with Union ministers for development push

The lawmaker says he has received a positive response from at least four Union ministers for various projects crucial for the region.

21 Aug 2019 7:48 PM

Hardoi: UP cops prompt action saves life of a man attempting suicide

The man, who attempted suicide by hanging himself and later saved by the constable, was rushed to the hospital and is now out of danger.

21 Aug 2019 7:45 PM

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Rohingya youth share stories on social media, says 'I'm here 24x7'

Rafiq is among some 30 Rohingya youths selected by the World Food Programme for its 'Storytellers' project.

20 Aug 2019 2:34 PM

Barack Obama's high school basketball jersey sold for USD 120,000

Obama is a known basketball fan and was often seen playing during his tenure at the White House.

20 Aug 2019 9:53 AM

Ottawa streets decked up in tricolour for India’s I-Day celebrations in Canada

Placards and banners with slogans supporting abrogation of Article 370 were also seen in the parade.

19 Aug 2019 2:30 PM

Hrithik Roshan receives invitation to speak at the prestigious Oxford Union

Riding high on the success of his latest release ‘Super 30’, the Bollywood superstar is unstoppable.

19 Aug 2019 10:20 AM

'It's our duty': Doctors help 30-yr-old deliver baby girl amid massive fire in AIIMS

The woman gave birth to a healthy baby girl at around 9:30 pm while the rescue operations were still on to douse the flames.

18 Aug 2019 3:59 PM

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Not Chris Evans, Robert Pattinson, most handsome man in the world is Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan is undoubtedly considered as one of the handsome hunks in B-town. But now, his look isn't restricted to just Bollywood.

17 Aug 2019 5:34 PM

Govt starts bus services to ferry for staff in J&K's Baramulla

The deputy commissioner directed officials to make all necessary arrangements for employees to attend work, they added.

17 Aug 2019 5:20 PM

Hyderabad couple uses recycled plastic waste for constructing houses

The first house Lingam built in Hyderabad's Uppal was of about 800 square feet. It was constructed using 7 tonnes of plastic.

17 Aug 2019 10:09 AM

‘Nobody is not afraid’: Chernobyl pilot who made 3 flights within 20 minutes

Eyeing up the reactor for the first time in 33 years, Volkozub said he couldn’t recognise it.

16 Aug 2019 7:07 PM

Air India becomes 1st Indian airline to fly over zero degree North Pole on I-Day

The flight flew over Pakistan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Russia and then overflew North Pole by 12.27 pm.

16 Aug 2019 12:34 PM

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