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  • Pakistan shelling forces border residents to migrate IANS - 13 minutes ago

    Jammu, Aug 30 (IANS) Pakistan Rangers fired two mortar shells towards a BSF post on the international border in Jammu district, with many families in the border villages began migrating to safer places. … More »

  • Mathura road to be named after lyricist Shailendra IANS - 15 minutes ago

    Mathura, Aug 30 (IANS) Well-known Bollywood lyricist Shailendra will have a road named after him in Mathura where he spent his formative years from 1930 to 1946. Manisha Gupta, chairperson of the local municipality, announced this at a function in … More »

  • Manipur gives land for national sports university IANS - 15 minutes ago

    Imphal, Aug 30 (IANS) The Manipur government has given 337 acres of land for the central government to set up India's first national sports university in the northeastern state, an official said here on Sunday. "The Manipur government handed over … More »

  • UN regrets sentencing of Al-Jazeera journalists IANS - 19 minutes ago

    United Nations, Aug 30 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has regretted the sentencing of three Al-Jazeera journalists by an Egyptian court, the organisation said in a statement on Sunday. Egypt's top appealing court sentenced Australian Peter … More »

  • AIIMS student found hanging in hostel room IANS - 23 minutes ago

    New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) A female medical student was found hanging in her room in a girls hostel at AIIMS on Sunday morning, officials said. "The body of a female student, Khushboo Chaudhary, who had recently joined the 1st year MBBS course, was … More »