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Indian Spokesman Correspondent Mumbai: Mumbai and Delhi have been ranked among the most unsafe cities in the world, says a list released by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). In a list of 60 cities with 60th being the most unsafe city, Mumbai has been placed on 45th position while Delhi ranks 43rd. What that means is …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent LUDHIANA: RSS leader Ravinder Gosain was shot dead by two armed assailants at Basti Jodhewal here on Tuesday.The armed men were riding a yellow-coloured Honda Stunner motorcycle.Gosain was the sangh pracharak at Mohan Shakha, RSS. The 60-year-old Ravinder was attached with the RSS shakha for the past 30 years. He took two bullets …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent NEW DELHI: Karan, a professional tattoo artist who goes by only one name, underwent a surgery called ‘sclera staining’ in which ink is permanently injected into the whites of the eyes. An eye specialist in New York told him the surgery was highly risky and would be painful, but he chose to …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent BHOPAL: Two days after her husband Sumit Rathore became a Jain monk, renouncing Rs 100 crore property and three-year-old daughter, 34-year-old Anamika Rathore too became a sadhvi on Monday amidst opposition from various quarters. Akhil Bharatiya Sadhumargi Jain Shravak Sangh Neemuch district in-charge Sandeep Khabia said the function was held in Surat …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent CHANDIGARH: “Chief Minister Beant Singh’s killer Balwant Singh Rajoana is God for me. He saved my life in Patiala jail when the Dera Sacha Sauda Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim tried to get me killed”. These views were expressed by Vishwas Gupta, ex-husband of Honeypreet, an alleged keep of Gurmeet Ram Rahim. Speaking …

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CHANDIGARH:  Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh’s “adopted daughter” Honeypreet’s ex-husband Vishwas Gupta on Friday accused them of having illicit relations and said their father-daughter relationship was a sham to fool followers and others. “Which father makes his daughter sleep on his bed? She always used to be with him,” said Mr Gupta, …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent MUMBAI: Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been nominated by the Board of Control for Cricket in India for the country’s third highest civilian award — the Padma Bhushan — for his contribution to the game. A senior BCCI official confirmed that the BCCI has only sent one name for the Padma awards this year …

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NEW DELHI: War hero Marshal Arjan Singh, who led the Indian Air Force during the 1965 India-Pakistan conflict, died tonight at the age of 98. Marshal Arjan Singh, the only officer of the IAF to be promoted to a five-star rank, equal to a Field Marshal in the Army, was admitted to Army’s Research and …

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AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on Thursday laid the foundation stone of the ambitious Rs 1.08 lakh crore ($17 billion) Ahmedabad-Mumbai high-speed rail project. Total cost of the project is expected to be around 1.1 lakh crore. The 508 km high-speed rail link to Mumbai is seen as a …

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NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight decided to induct nine new faces in his Council of Ministers, including a former ambassador, two former IAS officers and a former Mumbai police top cop while attempting to draft fresh talent and balance the demands of social engineering. The expansion to the May 2014 team will take …

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