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Two workers die in Sharjah lift collapse at under-construction building

The police said the victims could not be identified immediately as they were working illegally with the company contracted to construct the building.  Two workers died on the spot after a temporary lift at an under-construction building on King Faisal ...

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UN Security Council urges for immediate ceasefire in Libya

United Nations: The UN Security Council Wednesday adopted a resolution on Libya, calling for an immediate ceasefire while expanding sanctions on those who involved in the violence there. The 15-member council “called on all parties to agree to an immediate ceasefire and an end ...

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KMAT-2 2014: Re-scheduled to be held on September 14, 2014

Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT)-2, 2014 is scheduled to be held on September 14, 2014. Earlier the test was scheduled to be held on August 24, 2014 which was later postponed till indefinite time, is now decided to be held ...

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Treating fever in infants!

Being a parent is scary, especially if you are someone who is new to this challenging role. And yes, it’s heart-rending to see your little ones in any kind of discomfort. High temperatures have been one such common thing that ...

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South Africa beats Australia at Harare

Australia vs South Africa, 2nd Match Venue: Harare Sports Club, Harare   Toss: South Africa (Elect to field) Other innings: SA Inngs | Aus Inngs South Africa Innings R B 4s 6s SR Q De Kock(wk) c Faulkner & b M Starc 19 18 ...

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Modi’s 100 days,10 top moves

It’s been 100 days since Narendra Modi led the Bharatiya Janata Party to an emphatic win in the Lok Sabha elections, largely on the promise of providing a cleaner, better governance model and higher economic growth. Since then, there has been ...

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Shooter’s husband arrested for allegedly forcing her to convert

R S Kohli alias Rakilbul Hussain, facing charges of deceit, exploitation and torture lodged by his newly-married wife Tara Shahdeo, was arrested in Delhi tonight. “A special team arrested Kohli alias Rakilbul Hussain on the borders of Delhi-Ghaziabad. He will ...

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Did Sadananda Gowda’s son marry and then ‘ditch’ actress Maitreyi?

Kushalnagar – Union Railway minister Sadananda Gowda’s son Karthik is caught in a controversy after small-time Sandalwood actress Maitreya Gowda alleged that she is married to him. This came on the day Karthik’s engagement to another girl in Kushalnagar on ...

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ಮಡಿಕೇರಿ ದಸರಾ: ₨ 1.10 ಕೋಟಿ ಅಂದಾಜು ವೆಚ್ಚ

ಮಡಿಕೇರಿ: ವಿಜೃಂಭಣೆಯಿಂದ ದಸರಾ ಉತ್ಸವ  ಆಚರಿಸಲು ಅಂದಾಜು ₨ 1.10 ಕೋಟಿ ವೆಚ್ಚ ತಗುಲಬಹುದು ಎಂದು ದಸರಾ ಸಮಿತಿ ಕಾರ್ಯಾಧ್ಯಕ್ಷ ಕೆ.ಎಂ. ಗಣೇಶ್‌ ಹೇಳಿದರು. ಇಲ್ಲಿನ ಕಾವೇರಿ ಕಲಾಕ್ಷೇತ್ರದಲ್ಲಿ ಮಂಗಳವಾರ ನಡೆದ ದಸರಾ ಸಮಿತಿ ಸಭೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ಅರು ಮಾತನಾಡಿ­ದರು. ದಸರಾ ಸಮಿತಿಯು 1964ರಲ್ಲಿ ರಚನೆಯಾಗಿದ್ದು, ಈ ವರ್ಷಕ್ಕೆ ಸುವರ್ಣ ಮಹೋತ್ಸವ ಆಚರಿಸುತ್ತಿದೆ. ಈ ಕಾರಣಕ್ಕೆ ಅತ್ಯುತ್ತಮ ಕಲಾವಿದರನ್ನು ಕರೆಯಿಸಿ, ...

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Lokpal effect: Except peons, all government employees to file property returns

All central government employees, except those working as peons or multi tasking staff, need to declare their assets and liabilities and those of their spouses and dependent children as mandatory obligation under Lokpal Act, the Centre has said. The Public ...

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