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7,487 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | 11 Followers | @OutlookIndia | ‘Outlook’ is India’s most vibrant weekly news magazine with critically and globally acclaimed print and digital editions. Now in its 20th year, Outlook's award-winning journalism has made the important interesting with groundbreaking public-interest and investigative reportage which has fetched it the International Press Institute Award for Excellence in 2007 and the World Media Summit Award in 2014. Published from New Delhi, and printed at multiple locations, with editorial bureaux and contributors across India and the world, the general-interest magazine combines the quirky with the cutting edge in its coverage of Indian politics, business, international relations---and arts, culture, books and trends. The pages of Outlook have played host to the biggest names of Indian intellectualism

Vajpayee loved 'doodh ki barfi' from old Lucknow shop

Lucknow, Aug 17 Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee had a soft spot for 'doodh ki barfi' from a sweetmeat shop located in Old Lucknow.Kirti …

Uttar Pradesh

Sensex surges 284 pts, Nifty hits new high

Mumbai, Aug 17 Benchmark Sensex rebounded by over 284 points to close at 37,947.88 today, while the NSE Nifty finished at a fresh lifetime high on …

Stock Markets

In Uganda, a pop star takes on a president, at his peril

Kampala, Aug 17 In his red beret and jumpsuit the Ugandan pop star Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, better known as Bobi Wine, leads cheering campaigners down a …

Africa

Chinese military conducts live fire drill in Tibet

By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 17 A digital combat unit of China's military has conducted live fire drills in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, which Chinese …

Military

Moved 4,000 people to safety, 51 teams in Kerala: NDRF

New Delhi, Aug 17 The NDRF said today it has moved more than 4,000 people to safer places and rescued another 44 from flooded areas in Kerala during …

India

Vedanta's plant in Tuticorin: NGT will decide the matter, says SC

New Delhi, Aug 17 The Supreme Court today refused to entertain Tamil Nadu government's plea against the National Green Tribunal's order allowing …

Tamil Nadu

Sea of mourners join Vajpayee's funeral procession

Updating with details of leaders joining processionNew Delhi, Aug 17 A sea of people today joined the funeral procession of former prime minister …

India

868 dead due to rains, floods in 7 states during monsoon

(Eds: Correcting slug)New Delhi, Aug 17 As many as 868 people have lost their lives, 247 of them in Kerala, due to rains, floods and landslides in …

India

J'khand HC extends Lalu's provisional bail in fodder scam

Ranchi, Aug 17 The Jharkhand High Court extended today the provisional bail of former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad, convicted in four fodder scam …

Janata Dal

Turkey will respond if US imposes more sanctions: Minister

Istanbul, Aug 17 Turkey today threatened to respond if the United States levied further sanctions over the detention of an American pastor, which has …

South Asia

Dalai Lama condoles Vajpayee's demise, says India lost 'eminent national leader'

Dharamsala, Aug 17 Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has extended his condolences over the sad demise of India's former Prime Minister Atal …

Urinary Tract Infection

Medical students demand annulment of bank guarantee clause

Eds: heading changed, slug changedDharamshsala, August 17 The Himachal Pradesh Medical Officers' Association (HPMOA) has urged Chief Minister Jai Ram …

Abolition

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC to hear convict's plea in October

New Delhi, Aug 17 The Supreme Court today said it would hear in October a plea by one of the convicts in former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi …

India

Madhya Pradesh: A state central to Vajpayee's political life

Bhopal, Aug 17 Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's home state Madhya Pradesh played a huge role in shaping his political career as he was …

India

Beijing to get first internet court to settle online disputes

By K J M Varma Beijing, Aug 17 The Chinese capital is all set to get its first internet court to settle online disputes, according to a state-run …

China

Repeal bank guarantee clause for medical students, Himachal CM told

Dharamshsala, August 17 The Himachal Pradesh Medical Officers' Association (HPMOA) has urged Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur to repeal the mandatory Rs …

India

India's Esow Alben wins silver at World Junior Track cycling C'ship

New Delhi, Aug 17 Teen cyclist Esow Alben has scripted history by claiming India's first ever medal -- a silver at the UCI Junior Track Cycling World …

Track Cycling

Indian diaspora in US mourns Vajpayee's death

New York, Aug 17 The death of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was mourned by the diaspora members and institutions as they honoured the …

India

'Earliest galaxies in universe identified'

Boston, Aug 17 Some of the earliest galaxies in the universe have been identified by scientists, including one of Indian origin.The finding, …

Galaxies

CBI raids former Bihar minister's home, properties linked to Thakur in shelter home case

(Eds: Updating with additional info)(Eds: Updating with additional information)Patna, Aug 17 The CBI today raided nearly a dozen properties in four …

India

Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

Frankfurt, Aug 17 German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russia's President Vladimir Putin will have plenty to talk about when they meet tomorrow -- …

Russia

CBI arrests man for taking Rs 10 lakh bribe on behalf of an IG of Pb police

New Delhi, Aug 17 The CBI has arrested a middleman while he was allegedly receiving a bribe of Rs 10 lakh on behalf of a Punjab police inspector …

Corruption

FC Pune City sign Martin Diaz

Pune, Aug 17 Indian Super League (ISL) club FC Pune City today announced the signing of the Uruguayan centre back Martin Diaz to strengthen their …

Soccer

HC sets aside lease given for setting up Ayush Gram

Nainital, Aug 17 The Uttarakhand High Court has terminated the 2010 order by which the then state government had leased a portion of Bhowali TB …

India

Shamed batsman Bancroft to play for Durham in 2019

London, Aug 17 Disgraced Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft will play for Durham in 2019, the English county side announced today, omitting to …

Steve Smith

Indian footballers express solidarity with Kerala flood victims

New Delhi, Aug 17 Indian national team footballers today expressed solidarity with the victims of the unprecedented flood in Kerala.The situation in …

India

Dozens killed in 'shoot first' Asian Games crackdown: Amnesty

Jakarta, Aug 17 A police crackdown on petty crime in the run-up to the Asian Games in Indonesia has claimed dozens of lives, Amnesty International …

Human Rights

IPPB launch deferred on national mourning due to Vajpayee's demise

New Delhi, Aug 17 The launch of India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) is being rescheduled in the wake of seven-day national mourning to pay homage to …

India

'Mushrooms may help develop new diabetes treatments'

Washington, Aug 17 Eating white button mushrooms may improve the regulation of glucose in the liver, according to a study which could pave the way …

Diabetes

Rly workers' unions pay homage to former prime minister Vajpayee

New Delhi, Aug 17 Railway workers today paid homage to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who was once the president of a station masters' …

India