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Winning tale of gritty Swapna Barman

Winning tale of gritty Swapna Barman

Until that evening in Jakarta when the country celebrated her success with much fanfare, everything about heptathlete Swapna Barman spelt ha
14 Oct 2018, 11:51 PM IST
May your tribe flourish!

May your tribe flourish!

Winds of change are blowing in China A onechild policy was implemented in the eighties A family had to pay a hefty fine if it produced a sec
14 Oct 2018, 11:45 PM IST
Fighting the demon at the door

Fighting the demon at the door

In a small town, there was an old house which was reputed to be the residence of a demon Nobody even dared to enter the houseOne day, a brav
14 Oct 2018, 11:42 PM IST
In a first, Indian-origin blind man to get guide horse in UK

In a first, Indian-origin blind man to get guide horse in UK

An Indianorigin man based in northwest England, who suffers from a degenerative eye condition, is set to become the first person in the UK t
14 Oct 2018, 11:37 PM IST
High lead exposure leads to intellectual disability

High lead exposure leads to intellectual disability

High levels of lead contamination in the blood of children living in India may have a significant impact in lowering their IQ and increasing
14 Oct 2018, 11:33 PM IST

All’s well in love and war

14 Oct 2018, 11:22 PM IST

Stop it, for God’s sake!

13 Oct 2018, 01:24 AM IST

It’s time to act now

12 Oct 2018, 01:28 AM IST

Progress in IT sector eludes AP still

11 Oct 2018, 01:44 AM IST

Indian currency on slippery path

10 Oct 2018, 03:54 AM IST

Surprising move by RBI

09 Oct 2018, 03:34 AM IST

Stop standing in your own way

08 Oct 2018, 12:09 AM IST

Challenge before the Solar Alliance

08 Oct 2018, 12:06 AM IST

Lebanon wines bring villages back to life

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Easy to win, difficult to sustain!

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India should sign Russian defence deal

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Unbecoming outbursts, indeed!

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Rescuing IL&FS, the Satyam way

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Horrible acts of depravation

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Blame Centre for skyrocketing petrol price

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Coffee culture is here to stay

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Be like a flower, be happy

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Section 377 out, new beginning for LGBTQ dating

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Meet feisty, fearless woman from Pakistan

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Untimely raids, unanswered questions

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Rafale deal: A Damocles’ Sword over NDA?

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Rationality and religious practices

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A sincere probe or political vendetta?

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28 Sep 2018, 03:39 AM IST

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A Defence deal that put Modi on spot

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