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“Gold may plunge to Rs. 20,500 level”

Mumbai (July 30): Gold prices in the country may even dip to Rs 20,500 per ten grams, a level last seen about 5 years ago, in case of a rate hike by US Federal Reserve later this y read more →

Haryana village starts ‘selfie against dowry’ campaign

Gautam Dheer Chandigarh (July 30): After the success of its popular ‘selfie with daughter’ campaign, Haryana’s Bibipur village panchayat has now launched another selfie campa read more →

Indian-American woman announces Congressional bid

WASHINGTON: Indian-American Mary Thomas, a government attorney in Florida, has said that she will run for the US Congressional elections in November 2016. If elected, Thomas, whose read more →

Indian nationals receiving extortion calls in NZ

MELBOURNE (July 30): Indian nationals living in New Zealand are being targeted by callers posing as immigration officials demanding money, prompting authorities to warn Indians not read more →

94 kids rescued from the Falaknuma Express

Hyderabad (July 30): The GRP rescued 94 children, said to be bonded labourers, from the Falaknuma Express at the Secunderabad railway station on July 30. Of them, nearly 25 were be read more →

People’s President Abdul Kalam laid to rest with full state honours in Rameswaram

Rameswaram (TN) July 30: In a spontaneous outpouring of grief, thousands of people bid an emotional farewell to former President APJ Abdul Kalam who was on July 30 laid to rest wit read more →

1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon buried next to his father’s grave

Mumbai (July 30): The body of Yakub Memon, hanged early morning after the Supreme Court dismissed a final appeal in a dramatic 3.20 am hearing, was buried at 5:15 pm here at the Ba read more →

Four hours into journey, rat grounds Air India’s Milan flight

NEW DELHI (July 30): A single rat cut short an intercontinental flight of Air India on July 30 and the aircraft had to return to India after flying for almost four hours. The lates read more →

Rajat Chauhan hits bull’s eye in World Archery Championships

Copenhagen (July 30): Rajat Chauhan ensured India a medal by making the final of the compound section, while Laxmirani Majhi advanced to the bronze playoff in the women’s rec read more →

Expect 11.2 billion population by the end of the century, says UN

United Nations (July 30): The world’s population is expected to reach 8.5 billion by 2030 and 9.7 billion in 2050, a new United Nations report says. And there should be 11.2 read more →

I thought about committing suicide: S. Sreesanth

Kochi, July 28: He contemplated “suicide” during his time at Tihar Jail but pacer S. Sreesanth is now hoping to sing the redemption song and would approach the BCCI for read more →

YOUR STARS (July 31-Aug 13)

By Nitin Bhatt Note on Nirayan astrology On July 15, Jupiter (Guru) has changed sign from Nirayan Karka Rasi (Cancer) to Sinha Rasi (Leo). Transit of Jupiter through Sinha Rasi, wh read more →